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.
Framers need a proper procurement policy and current agriculture distress and protests are unfortunate, said MS Swaminathan, renowned agri economist. With more than 50 percent of the people depend on the livelihood, the largest private sector enterprise is agriculture, Swaminathan said.
Chennai, November 30, 2018: Professor M S Swaminathan on Friday issued a statement in support of farm ers agitating in Delhi over the lack of attention paid to the increasing woes of those engaged in agriculture. Here is Professor’s full statement. Today, thousands of farmers are... Read more
Chennai : Father of Green Revolution, Professor M S Swaminathan on Friday extended support to farmers agitating in Delhi to express anger against government inaction over their woes. The demand of farmers to make farming economically viable is just. “The implementation of my report on the... Read more