CSIR (India)

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Name: CSIR (India)
First reported Oct 31 2014 - Updated Oct 31 2014 - 1 reports

CDFD Hyderabad announces Research Scholarship Programme 2014

The CDFD (Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics) Hyderabad is a premier institute in the country, which provides services in DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics and conducts basic research in the frontier areas of modern biologyThe current research ... [Published Siasat Daily - Oct 31 2014]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 2 reports

Government offices to shut by 2 pm today

The "Run for Unity" will be flagged off at Vijay Chowk by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.The central government has decided to celebrate October 31 as the "Rashtriya Ekta Diwas" to commemorate the birth anniversary of Patel, the country's first home mi ... [Published Jagran Post - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Vitamin B12 deficiencies in pregnant women linked to low weight babies in India

On Tuesday Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) director Dr Ch Mohan Rao released a research paper by CCMB scientists that has been published in the International Journal of Epidemiology, itself, Low birth weight could further result in cardiovascular ... [Published Siasat Daily - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

India: City farmer promotes organic farming, grows rare herbs in city

At a time when a majority of farmers laughed at him, Anil Sawhney was busy cultivating rare herbs and plants without a trace of chemicals. Today, after experiencing the benefits, many others are following in his footsteps.Sawhney says, "It took me four ... [Published Fresh Plaza - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Prez Institutes Awards for Best University, Research

In order to motivate universities to work towards excellence in higher education, President Pranab Mukherjee has instituted Visitor's awards for best university, research and innovations."All central universities, of which the President of India is Visitor, ... [Published Outlook India - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Students urged to help India become superpower

Comment · print · T TT+· T-Governor K. Rosaiah conferring degree on a student at the convocation of Madurai Kamaraj University in the city on Tuesday. — PHOTO: G. MOORTHY“Knowledge creation, utilisation must occur concurrently”Students should help ... [Published The Hindu - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Kids With Low Birthweight Prone to Diabetes: Study

HYDERABAD: Did you know that the child with low birthweight is more prone to diabetes and cardiovascular diseases as they grow up?A study conducted by Giriraj Chandak, Senior Scientist at Centre for Cellular and Molecular biology, in association with ... [Published New Indian Express - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology to get CSIR award for developing blight-resistant rice

HYDERABAD: The city-based (CCMB) has been chosen for the CSIR award for year 2013 for developing a rice variety that is resistant from bacterial blight and proved to be "boon" for farmers.The award under the category of Science and Technological Innovations ... [Published Economic Times - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 26 2014 - 1 reports

10/27/2014: Nation: Soon, get health capsules with tea extracts

NEW DELHI: In what can be a boost for the Make in India campaign, industries are entering into new areas of partnership with laboratories, the latest being the use of CSIR lab technology to make multi-nutritional health capsules from tea extracts. Th ... [Published Hindustan Times - Oct 26 2014]
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 26 2014 - 1 reports

CSIR-CBRI invites job applications for Technical Assistant posts

The CSIR - Central Building Research Institute, Uttarakhand has invited applications for 15 Technical Assistant posts. The Central Building Research Institute, Roorkee, India, has been vested with the responsibility of generating, cultivating and promoting ... [Published India Today - Oct 26 2014]
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 26 2014 - 1 reports

10/26/2014: Nation: Indigenous nutraceuticals from tea on anvil

NEW DELHI: In a development that could be seen as the industry responding to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ call, an indigenous pharmaceutical company has signed a pact with CSIR- Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology to produ ... [Published Hindustan Times - Oct 26 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 4 reports

Diwali: Research Scientists Get 50 pc Hike in Fellowships

NEW DELHI: Responding to research scholars’  long-standing demand, the Centre on Tuesday raised the fellowships for researchers by nearly 50 percent, the biggest-ever increase.The hike, retrospectively effective from October 1, will benefit around one ... [Published New Indian Express - Oct 22 2014]

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Sawhney says, "It took me four long years to prove myself to other farmers in the village who prefer conventional chemical farming over organic farming. I don't use pesticides or fertilizers, yet the yield of my crops is far better than that of traditional farmers. Now, a few other farmers, after seeing good results have decided to go with organic farming as well."
"All central universities, of which the President of India is Visitor, will be eligible for the award for the best university" said a notification issued by the President's Secretariat
...resistant rice varie ties that CCMB developed with the directorate of rice research (DRR) was being distributed to farmers for cultivation as ` "Improve Samba Mahsuri', “the director said.”"
...being the diabetes capital of the world, India is also the low birth weight capital," said the CCMB director describing the major problem in India. "The results of the study will help in formulating policies on how to prevent B12 deficiencies in pregnant women" he said

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CDFD Hyderabad announces Research Scholarship P... [Published Siasat Daily - Oct 31 2014]
Gabriel India announces changes in Board of Dir... [Published MotorIndia - Oct 31 2014]
A LOT MORE TO STARGAZING THAN MEETS THE EYE [Published The Statesman - Oct 30 2014]
Government offices to shut by 2 pm today [Published Jagran Post - Oct 30 2014]
Govt offices in central Delhi to shut early in ... [Published NetIndia123.com - Oct 30 2014]
Government offices to shut by 2 p.m. [Published ProKerala.com - Oct 30 2014]
Central govt offices to close at 2 PM on Thursday [Published India Today - Oct 30 2014]
Government offices in New Delhi area to close a... [Published IBNLive India News - Oct 30 2014]
Govt offices in New Delhi area to close at 2 PM... [Published Business Standard India - Oct 30 2014]
Run for Unity: Govt offices to close early [Published Sify - Oct 30 2014]
Run for Unity: Government offices to close earl... [Published DNA India - Oct 29 2014]
India: City farmer promotes organic farming, gr... [Published Fresh Plaza - Oct 29 2014]
Prez Institutes Awards for Best University, Res... [Published Outlook India - Oct 29 2014]
Vitamin B12 deficiencies in pregnant women link... [Published Siasat Daily - Oct 29 2014]
Students urged to help India become superpower [Published The Hindu - Oct 29 2014]
Kids With Low Birthweight Prone to Diabetes: Study [Published New Indian Express - Oct 29 2014]
India is the low birth weight capital of the wo... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology to ge... [Published Economic Times - Oct 28 2014]
CCMB research finds B12 deficiency leads to low... [Published Times of India - Oct 28 2014]
He lights up buildings with solar power and sel... [Published rediff.com - Oct 28 2014]
Uma Bharti discusses Ganga rejuvenation plan wi... [Published Jagran Post - Oct 27 2014]
10/27/2014: Nation: Soon, get health capsules w... [Published Hindustan Times - Oct 26 2014]
CSIR-CBRI invites job applications for Technica... [Published India Today - Oct 26 2014]
10/26/2014: Nation: Indigenous nutraceuticals f... [Published Hindustan Times - Oct 26 2014]
COAL MINING: Room for optimism [Published Financial Mail - Oct 23 2014]
10/22/2014: NATION: India to make health capsul... [Published Hindustan Times - Oct 22 2014]
Diwali: Research Scientists Get 50 pc Hike in F... [Published New Indian Express - Oct 22 2014]
Raise for researchers but not enough [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Oct 22 2014]
Govt increases scholarship for scientists by 50% [Published Times of India - Oct 21 2014]
CFTRI will create hub to support wellness industry [Published Business Standard India - Oct 21 2014]
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