CHENNAI: The SASTRA Ramanujan Prize is a $10,000 annual award given to mathematicians not exceeding the age of 32 for remarkable contributions in areas influenced by the genius Srinivasa Ramanujan.
New Delhi: MS Swaminathan, who had headed the national commission for farmers, happens to be one of the few non-political faces who enjoys great popularity in the hinterland. As lakhs of farmers descended on Delhi throughout 2018 to protest against the rising difficulties in farming, all of... Read more
New Delhi: With the agrarian crisis enveloping almost all of India, election statistics indicate that loan waivers have become the winning-mantra for state elections. In the last two years, every party that has promised farm loan waivers has gone on to win elections. However, MS... Read more
Earlier in the day, President Kovind paid a visit to the Advanced Center for Agricultural Research and Education and the Rice Bio-park in Nay Pyi Taw and launched a mobile application for agricultural technology.Both the Advanced Center for Agricultural Research and Education and the Rice Bio-park... Read more
President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday launched a mobile app for farmers in Myanmar and dedicated a centre to promote agriculture research and education to the people here.Kovind is in Myanmar on a two-city visit to continue India's high level bilateral engagements... Read more
President Ram Nath Kovind has arrived in Yangon on the final leg of his state visit to Myanmar. President Kovind also dedicated a Rice Bio Park, another India-Myanmar friendship project in the same University which was set up under the mentorship of MS Swaminathan Research Foundation. ... Read more
CHENNAI: Signifying its mandated goal of implementing the biodiversity act and its provisions since in 2002, the National Biodiversity Authority will mark its 50th Authority meeting at its office in the city on December 11.