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IISc has a bold plan to reverse slide in its global ranking

Indian Institute of Science has a bold plan to reverse slide in its global ranking   Nayantara Narayanan · Sep 7, 2014 · 12:30 pm   Photo Credit: Courtesy: iisc.ernet.in The Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore...

Indian scientists applaud research budget

The newly-elected Indian government laid out its plans for the country in its 2014–15 budget last week and research has fared reasonably well. Indian scientists had feared that there would be cuts to the...

A disappointment for scientific community

(THE HINDU article) After a decade-long policy paralysis in science, technology and higher education research during UPA I and II, the Indian science community was waiting with optimism. To its disappointment, the budget did...