Sony unveils new ‘Future Lab Program’ featuring hands-free wearable – Watch!

Sony unveils new ‘Future Lab Program’ featuring hands-free wearable – Watch!

As part of the project, Sony has also released a video of first device

SAIL spends Rs 284-cr on R&D in FY'15, highest by an Indian company

SAIL spends Rs 284-cr on R&D in FY'15, highest by an Indian company

Domestic steel giant SAIL has spent Rs 284 crore on research and development (R&D) initiatives in the last fiscal ended March 2015, the highest by any steel maker in India, Steel Secretary Rakesh Singh said Thursday.

Snapdeal launches new website Findmystyle.In

E-marketplace major Snapdeal will spend USD 100 million (Rs 640 crore) in the next three years on research and development as it looks to bring solutions to enrich online shopping experience as the competition hots up in the booming e-commerce industry in India.

Haryana approves IOC project at Faridabad

The Haryana government has approved the proposal of Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) for setting up research and development project at Faridabad.

Increase R&D spending to 4% of GDP, says Prabhu

If India is to expand business and innovate, the spending on Research and Development (R&D) should be raised to four percent from existing one percent of the GDP, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Saturday .

India lags emerging world in research, imperils innovation

As it attempts to drive growth and innovation, India lags the developed and emerging world in a key area, research and development, as a recent imbroglio over stipends reveals.

Biocon to invest 10% of biopharma revenues on R&D next fiscal

Continuing it emphasis on innovation, biotechnology major Biocon plans to spend 10 percent of its annual biopharma revenue on research and development in the next fiscal year.

India lags far behind China, US in R&D expenditure: Harsh Vardhan

While India wants to be at par with countries like China and US in the field of science and technology, it's investment lags far behind these countries.

AIIMS to ink MoU with Osaka University

AIIMS will ink a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Monday with the Osaka University, Japan, to establish a collaborative research and development programme for low-cost surgical devices.

L&T bags AkzoNobel contract for technical services

Engineering firm Larsen & Toubro (L&T) today said its technology services arm has bagged a contract from AkzoNobel to provide technical assistance to drive the latter's engineering excellence and reduce its capital expenditure.

Intel to invest over Rs 742 cr in India R&D centre

Global chip major Intel will invest over USD 120 million (Rs 742 crore) on expanding its research and development infrastructure in Bangalore.

France woos Indian students

France is all set to establish human resource managers club in India to assist Indians who have studied in France to get jobs in companies in the two countries.

China`s spent USD 164.1 billion in R&D in 2012

China has emerged as one of the top countries in Research and Development (R&D), spending about USD 164.1 billion last year.

R&D of emerging economies faster than developed nations: Report

Emerging economies like India, China and Brazil have increased their R&D faster than developed countries but they have not been able to break into the top positions in global innovation, according to a report.

Tatas to increase R&D spending in coming years

Salt-to-software conglomerate Tata Group today said its spending on research and development will increase in the coming years with growing focus on innovation, from an estimated USD 2 billion a year currently.

`India needs more R&D in basic sciences to achieve success`

Highlighting the need for research and development in the area of basic sciences, former President APJ Abdul Kalam today exhorted scientists and technocrats.

`India needs more R&D in basic sciences to achieve success`

Highlighting the need for research and development in the area of basic sciences, former President APJ Abdul Kalam today exhorted scientists and technocrats.

Govt committed to double spending on R&D by end of 12th Plan

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said the government is committed to doubling the overall spending on research and development (R&D) to at least 2 percent of the GDP by end of the 12th Five-Year Plan and felt the need of greater participation from the private sector.

Govt committed to double spending on R&D

PM Manmohan Singh said the government is committed to doubling the overall spending on research and development (R&D) to at least 2% of the GDP.

India, China and Brazil ahead of US on R&D rate of growth

The United States is lagging behind India, China and Brazil in rate of growth in research and development (R&D) indicators, a Pentagon report has said.