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.

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.

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.

`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

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.