Indian Scientist

  • Indian scientists decode arhar dal genome 03-11-2011 07:46 AM

    New Delhi: In a big breakthrough in genomics, Indian scientists claim to have decoded the genome of the arhar dal, which is also known as pigeon pea. Scientists say this will help in developing new varieties. They also say it will enhance productivity and possibly bring down the soaring prices...
  • Indian flag now flies high at the South Pole 12-01-2011 09:23 AM

    New Delhi: The Indian Tricolour now flies high over the South Pole. Indian scientists have possibly created a world record for the shortest time taken to get to the South Pole. The achieved the feat in just eight days travelling 4000 kilometers non-stop. "Most difficult part was getting food. The...
  • PM urges scientists to work with diaspora 03-01-2011 03:54 PM

    Chennai: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday stressed on attracting the young Indian diaspora through joint research projects while urging Indian scientists to "think big" and "out of the box" for scientific advancement and innovations in the country. "I would like to see more joint research projects between Indians in...