14th Annual Conference of the Knowledge Forum on Technology and Economy gets underway

With special sessions on Econophysics and AI and a host of papers on critical issues in technology and economics, the annual conference of the Knowledge Forum is making waves.

Date: 12 Oct 2019

ASEAN PhD scholars to receive well funded Indian scholarships in IITs

India will offer 1,000 fully funded Ph.D scholarships for students from ASEAN countries to work in prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs).

Date: 22 Sep 2019

‘Hospitals as factories of medical garbage?’ Sarah Hodges delivers the 10th Krishna Raj Memorial lec

The 10th lecture in the Krishna Raj Memorial Lecture series on Contemporary Issues in Health and Social Sciences was delivered by Dr Sarah Hodges at the MLT Hall, KEM Hospital, Mumbai on September 18 2019.

Date: 22 Sep 2019

'Should Scientists be Activists?' Second PM Bhargava Memorial Lecture in Bangalore

Subir Sarkar, professor of Theoretical Physics at the University of Oxford delivered the Sabhavana Trust instituted second P M Bhargava Memorial Lecture on Science and Society in Bengaluru one Wednesday evening. It was co-sponsored by ESG, Bangaluru.

Date: 17 Aug 2019

Girish Karnad no more

Girish Karnad, celebrated playwright, actor, theatre personality, social activist passed away after a short illness on June 10 in Bangalore.

Date: 10 Jun 2019

The incredible advantages of studying social sciences

According to experts, social sciences not only help students in gaining analytical and reasoning skills, but also prepare them for multifaceted workplace projects.

Date: 25 Apr 2019

Rupee weakens past 70-mark again, hits eight-week low against US dollar

Other Asian currencies also drifted lower against the US dollar. The 10-year bond yield also inched higher.

Date: 25 Apr 2019

Know About First Indian Woman Scientist To Be Elected Royal Society Fellow In 360 Yrs

Dr. Gagandeep Kang, the executive director of the Translational Health Science and Technology Institute, Faridabad has made history by becoming the first Indian woman to be selected as a fellow of the Royal Society, London.

Date: 24 Apr 2019

UNESCO education leaders on the stage of the UN Charter signing of 1945

UNESCO education leaders recently took to the stage at the Herbst Theater in San Francisco, in the United States, the historic site of the 1945 signing of the United Nations Charter.

Date: 24 Apr 2019

Young UNESCO engaged in promoting gender equality

On 1 April 2019, Ms Saniye Gülser Corat, UNESCO’s Director for Gender Equality, met with Young UNESCO at UNESCO Headquarters in the framework of UNESCO’s Strategic Transformation.

Date: 24 Apr 2019