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Break stereotypes for gender equality and neutrality: Prof Nitya Rao

Chennai, March 09, 2020: Be it man or a woman, breaking stereotypes on both sides is important to achieve gender equality said Dr Nitya Rao, Professor, Gender and Development, University of Anglia....

Consider research investments at par with national security say leading scientists

Chennai, March 6, 2020: A panel of eminent scientists today, emphasized on increased focus and investments in scientific research in the country. They were speaking at an event on ‘150 years of...

International Women's Day 2020

  Prof Swaminathan's message for the International Women’s Day – 8 March 2020 There is a growing realization that gender justice and equity are vital for a happy home and society....

Leading scientists to speak at Nature-MSSRF event on March 6

Nature, the international journal of science, turned 150 in November 2019. As part of the global celebrations, the Nature Research Group along with the M S Swaminathan Research Foundation, devoted to...

Science Day – Jai Vigyan: Prof M S Swaminathan

Feb 28, 2020: Many years ago, Jawaharlal Nehru mentioned that the future belongs to science and to those who make friendship with science. Science Day provides an opportunity for us to look back...

Confer Auroville ‘University for Peace’ status: Prof Swaminathan at lecture of Mr Joss Brooks

Appeal comes on eve of Auroville’s 52nd birthday Chennai, February 27, 2020: The greening of Pitchandikulam, Nadukuppam, Adyar Poonga and Siruseri were shared through evocative pictures to a rapt...

Massive family planning campaigns successful under Mr TV Antony: Dr CK Gariyali, at remembrance meeting

Chennai, February 20, 2020: Arriving on cycle at 6 am to an official’s house to discuss work, was the trademark of late Mr T V Antony, former Chief Secretary, Govt of Tamil Nadu. Dr C K Gariyali, IAS...

Event postponed - MSSRF Millennium lecture - Dignity and Development

This event is postponed due to unavoidable reasons. We will initimate you the new date and time soon. Speaker: Dr John Coonrod Executive Vice President, The Hunger Project Date: Event is...

Prof Swaminathan congratulates Mr Rishi Sunak, UK Finance Minister

February 14, 2020: MSSRF Founder Prof M S Swaminathan today congratulated Mr Rishi Sunak on his appointment as Finance Minister of UK. In a letter to Infosys Co-Founder Mr Narayana Murthy, he wrote...