West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday shared the dais with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at the Science Congress.
In a first, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday chaired a session on science for shaping the future of India at the Science Congress here.
The decision is the outcome of an India-Pakistan Joint Commission meeting during the visit of External Affairs Minister S M Krishna to Islamabad earlier this month.
The name of industrialist Ratan Tata missing from the list of awardees honoured at the 98th Indian Science Congress here.
The five-day event will be held at SRM University in Kattankulathur.
Former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam has said scientists should start considering earth, moon and mars as an economic complex for future habitat expansion of human beings.
A `Vigyan Jyoti` (flame of
knowledge) has been lit for the first time at the venue of the
Indian Science Congress (ISC) in its 97-year-old history in
the ongoing national meet here.
If we put our mind to it, we can work together as a nation and compete with the best in the world.
Organisers of the 97th edition of the Indian Science Congress (ISC) are all ready for the event, which will see more than 4,000 delegates and 3,500 student delegates participating.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai