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Stephen Hawking claimed Vedas theory superior to Albert Einstein's e=mc^2 theory of relativity: Union Minister Harsh Vardhan

Stephen Hawking claimed Vedas theory superior to Albert Einstein's e=mc^2 theory of relativity: Union Minister Harsh Vardhan

Vardhan, who was addressing the inaugural session of the 105th Indian Science Congress here, however, parried questions on the source of the information.

Mar 16, 2018, 19:03 PM IST
Extend research from labs to land, redefine 'R&D': PM Modi to scientists

Extend research from labs to land, redefine 'R&D': PM Modi to scientists

The government has set a target of 100 GW (gigawatt) of installed solar power by 2022.

Mar 16, 2018, 13:18 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to open Indian Science Congress in Manipur amid shutdown called by insurgents

PM Narendra Modi to open Indian Science Congress in Manipur amid shutdown called by insurgents

PM Modi will also visit Luwangshangbam where he will lay the foundation stones for Luwangpokpa Multi-Sports Complex.

Mar 16, 2018, 07:07 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi pays obeisance at Lord Venkateswara shrine – Interesting facts about Tirupati temple

PM Narendra Modi pays obeisance at Lord Venkateswara shrine – Interesting facts about Tirupati temple

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the five-day annual Indian Science Congress at the Sri Venkateswara University.

Jan 03, 2017, 13:58 PM IST
Science must meet the rising aspirations of our people: PM Modi at the 104th Indian Science Congress

Science must meet the rising aspirations of our people: PM Modi at the 104th Indian Science Congress

The Indian Science Congress is a five-day-long event with the focal theme being 'Science and Technology for National Development'.

Jan 03, 2017, 12:57 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to offer prayers at Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple today

PM Narendra Modi to offer prayers at Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit offer prayers at the Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple during his Tirupati visit on Wednesday.

Jan 03, 2017, 10:53 AM IST

Not just male infertility, endosulfan damages liver, lungs in mice: Indian scientists

The precise mechanism by which endosulfan exerts its effect, however, remains largely unclear.

Jan 24, 2016, 16:08 PM IST
Modi govt used Indian Science Congress to promote "RSS-backed agenda": JD(U) chief

Modi govt used Indian Science Congress to promote "RSS-backed agenda": JD(U) chief

The Janata Dal-United (JD-U) on Saturday came down heavily on the government over presentation of some papers at Indian Science Congress in Mysuru, saying it smacked of "RSS-backed agenda", which is very "disgusting, ridiculous and dangerous".

Jan 09, 2016, 13:32 PM IST

Get rid of fashion while going to college: Karnataka Guv to girls

In remarks that could stoke a controversy, Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala has advised girl students to get rid of fashion while going to colleges, saying they are not taking part in any beauty competition and there is no need of doing eyebrows or wearing lipsticks. "You come to college for studying, not to take part in any beauty competition.

Jan 08, 2016, 23:32 PM IST
Easiest way to turn white hair into black – blow a conch

Easiest way to turn white hair into black – blow a conch

Recalling Albert Einstein's quote “most problems in universe have simple solutions”, IAS officer Rajeev Sharma has come up with a very easy solution to many health problems.

Jan 08, 2016, 16:03 PM IST

'Need ecosystem to hone skills for Make in India'

Experts in aerospace and defence industries on Thursday called for building an ecosystem to hone skills for the 'Make in India' initiative to succeed in the absence of skilled manpower at mass level.

Jan 08, 2016, 00:13 AM IST

'Need ecosystem to hone skills for Make in India'

Experts in aerospace and defence industries on Thursday called for building an ecosystem to hone skills for the 'Make in India' initiative to succeed in the absence of skilled manpower at mass level.

Jan 08, 2016, 00:13 AM IST
Was Lord Shiva the greatest environmentalist of the world?

Was Lord Shiva the greatest environmentalist of the world?

Lord Shiva, who is regarded as the 'destroyer of the cosmos', was also possibly the greatest environmentalist of the world, says a young botanist.

Jan 07, 2016, 10:13 AM IST
Nobel winner V Ramakrishnan refuses to attend Indian Science Congress, calls it a 'circus'

Nobel winner V Ramakrishnan refuses to attend Indian Science Congress, calls it a 'circus'

India-born Nobel laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan has refused to attend the Indian Science Congress ever in future and called it a 'circus'.

Jan 06, 2016, 09:52 AM IST

'Make in India' for affordable nuclear power: Expert

Observing that the Indian nuclear industry had come of age and was capable of growing fast, he said production had to be on convoy mode to meet the growing demand for cleaner, safer and cost-effective energy.

Jan 06, 2016, 00:25 AM IST
'Indian orbiter still searching for methane on Mars'

'Indian orbiter still searching for methane on Mars'

The orbiter's scientific instruments were built to study the red planet's surface, its mineral composition and scan its atmosphere for methane gas in search of life-sustaining elements for at least six months.

Jan 04, 2016, 23:52 PM IST

Watch : Fast N Facts @8:00 pm

- Operation Pathankot is still active; search for two terrorists continues.
- Terrorists had disguised them in army uniforms and had attacked using grenades.

Jan 03, 2016, 22:39 PM IST

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Jan 03, 2016, 22:07 PM IST

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Jan 03, 2016, 22:02 PM IST

Watch: Fast N Facts @4:00 pm - Part I

-An NSG Lieutenant martyred while diffusing the bomb.

-General Raheel Sharif was behind the Pathankot Airbase attack.
To know more watch the full video.

Jan 03, 2016, 21:30 PM IST