science & technology

7TH Women Science Congress at Imphal

The 7th Women Science Congress at the ongoing 105th session of Indian Science Congress in Imphal was inaugurated on 18th March. Ministry of Science & Technology has launched the India-US Fellowships in December 2017 to encourage research by women in the field of science and technology. The first Women Science Congress was held in 2012.

Prime Minister inaugurates 105th ISC

Hon‘ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the 105th Indian Science Congress at Manipur University at Imphal. The theme of the Indian Science Congress is ?Reaching the Unreached Through Science and Technology?. This is the second time in over a century that the Indian Science Congress is being held in the North-East.

IOC, Tata Motors flag off hydrogen fuel bus

IndianOil Corporation Ltd and Tata Motors have launched the trial demonstration of the country‘s first hydrogen fuel cell bus. The project is being executed with financial support from the Department of Science & Industrial Research, Ministry of Science & Technology and the Ministry for New and Renewable Energy. The vehicle will be fuelled at the hydrogen dispensing facility at IndianOil.