Tag Archives: Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences

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 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

CSIR-CIMFR Dhanbad to analyse quality of coal for power generation

CSIR-CIMFR, a constituent laboratory of Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), entered into an MoU with Coal Supplying Companies and Power Utilities for the quality analysis of coal being supplied to power utilities by the coal supplying companies. This collaboration will enhance efficiency of use of coal by the power sector. Union Minister… Read More

India & UK to work on R&D in Solar Alliance and Nano Material Research

Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan led the Indian delegation at the 5thIndoUK Science and Innovation Council Meeting (SIC) held at London earlier last week, cochaired by Mr. Jo Johnson, Minister of State for Universities and Science, UK. After the event, Dr. Harsh Vardhan stated that India andRead More

Dr. Harsh Vardhan leads International Yoga Day, 2016 at Rohtak

“Patanjali Yoga has emerged as the biggest healer for different health ailments in the 21st century”, said the Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, addressing a gathering of around 5000 yoga practitioners at Rohtak . Further, he noted that Yoga reflects a perfect harmony between the mind and the body, Man … Read More

Harsh Vardhan & Manoj Sinha at inauguration of the five new Rly activities

The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, the Minister of State for Railways, Shri Manoj Sinha and other dignitaries at the inauguration of the five new activities namely (i) New AC Weekly Express train between H. Nizamuddin-Pune, (ii) Expansion of VIKALP Scheme of Alternate Train Reservation to Delhi-Howrah,… Read More

Micro solar dome ‘Surya Jyoti’ to save millions of units of power

Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan, launched the Low Cost and Environment-friendly solar lighting device, which would prove to be a boon for the urban and rural households in the country that do not have reliable access to electricity. The device has been developed under the aegis of the Department of Science … Read More

National Biotechnology Development Strategy 2015-2020

The National Biotechnology Development Strategy -2015-2020 was unveiled by the Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan in New Delhi.  The Strategy aims to establish India as a world-class bio-manufacturing hub.   It intends to launch a major mission, backed with significant investments, for the creation … Read More

Harsh Vardhan Urges Indian Pharma Industry to Pursue Serious Research

The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has urged the Indian Pharmaceutical Industry to pursue serious scientific research for providing quality and cost effective medicines to people. He was speaking after presenting the Business Excellence Awards at the India Pharma expo in New Delhi last evening. He said… Read More