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 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 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 has emerged as one of the top countries in Research and Development (R&D), spending about USD 164.1 billion last year.
Highlighting the need for research and development in the area of basic sciences, former President APJ Abdul Kalam today exhorted scientists and technocrats.
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.
Day in Pics: 17th December
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