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104th Indian Science Congress

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi at the 104th Indian Science Congress, at Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh on January 03, 2017.
	The Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Shri E.S.L. Narasimhan, the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri N. Chandrababu Naidu, the Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and Minister of State for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Shri Y.S. Chowdary are also seen.

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi at the 104th Indian Science Congress, at Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh on January 03, 2017. The Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Shri E.S.L. Narasimhan, the Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri N. Chandrababu Naidu and the … Read More

Major achievements of Ministry of Earth Sciences during 2016

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During 2016, many significant achievements have been made on providing weather and climate services. Many observational campaigns have been taken up as special atmospheric observations help us to understand model deficiencies and to improve the models. To address the issue of better measurement and understanding of small-scale processes that drive … Read More

Harsh Vardhan inaugurates CSIR Platinum Jubilee Techno Fest

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As the 36th India International Trade Fair (IITF), 2016 kicked off on Monday with the inauguration by President Pranab Mukherjee, the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) opened its mega showcase at Pragati Maidan. Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences, inaugurated the ‘CSIR Platinum Jubilee Techno… Read More

Integrated Micro Solar Dome installed clusters area of Delhi

The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan briefing the media after installation of the Surya Jyoti (Micro Solar Dome), at Lalbagh clusters, in New Delhi on November 10, 2016.

In order to capture day light and concentrate the same inside a dark room, particularly in urban slum or rural areas which lack electricity supply, a low cost and energy efficient Micro Solar Dome has been tested and developed.

Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan  visited the dwelling units of Lalbagh clusters… Read More

CSIR Initiatives for enabling the Indian Leather Industry

The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan addressing a press conference on CSIR’s endeavors to boost Indian Leather Industry, in New Delhi on November 03, 2016.

CSIR has come out with a “Game changing technology” for enabling the Indian leather sector achieve the set target of USD 27 billion by 2020 by making leather processing environmentally sustainable. This “Waterless chrome tanning technology” is a first of its kind technology to reduce chromium pollution load.

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Harsh Vardhan addressing a press conference on CSIR

The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan addressing a press conference on CSIR’s endeavors to boost Indian Leather Industry, in New Delhi on November 03, 2016.

The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan addressing a press conference on CSIR’s endeavors to boost Indian Leather Industry, in New Delhi… Read More

Impacting Farmers’ lives through Science Biotech-Kisan & Cattle Genomics

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As a part of the Government’s focus on the development of programmes that aim to directly and positively impact people’s lives rapidly, the Ministry of Science and Technology has been at the forefront in many of these initiatives. Two Farmer-Centric initiatives of this Ministry are Biotech-KISAN and Cattle Genomics.

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Current Good Manufacturing Practices Plant, Inaugurated in IIIM Jammu

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A newly built, state-of-the-art Plant for extraction, formulation, packaging of medicinal plant based phytopharmaceutical drugs under internationally accepted GMP guidelines was inaugurated by the Vice President, CSIR and Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and Minister of State for DoNER (Independent… Read More

Inauguration of newly built state of the art WHO cGMP Plant

The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and the Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh inaugurating the newly built, state -of- the -art WHO cGMP Plant, at IIIM, Jammu on October 20, 2016.

The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and the Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh inaugurating the newly built, state -of- the -art WHO cGMP Plant, at IIIM, Jammu… Read More

Silver Medalists at 10th International Earth Science Olympiad,MIE Japan

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Three Indian high school students who won four silver medals in the 10th International Earth Science Olympiad, MIE Japan, called on the Minister for Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, in New Delhi .

International Earth Science Olympiad (IESO) is an annual earth science competition for secondary school students and is conducted each year in a different country.… Read More

5th BIRAC Innovator’s Meet

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Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC), a Public Sector Undertaking under the aegis of the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), is organizing its 5th Innovator’s Meet here on 22nd -23rd September, 2016. Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, presided over the inaugural ceremony as the … Read More

PM to Inaugurate CSIR Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan holding a press conference in connection with CSIR Platinum Jubilee Celebrations, in New Delhi on September 23, 2016.

Union Minister of Science & Technology and Earth Sciences and Vice President, CSIR, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, at a press conference organised here today, made an announcement that the CSIR Platinum Jubilee Celebrations would be inaugurated by the Prime Minister of India and President CSIR, Shri Narendra Modi in New Delhi on 26th September, 2016. The Minister… Read More