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Jaishankar to visit New York for Chairing Signature Events of India’s December Presidency of the UN

New Delhi, December 13, 2022: External Affairs Minister (EAM), Dr. S. Jaishankar will be visiting New York to preside over two High-Level Ministerial signature events of India’s ongoing Presidency of the UN Security Council on 14 and 15 December 2022. The High-Level Ministerial Open Debate on 14 December is on the theme of “New Orientation […]

Graphene-stabilised tunable photonic crystal can make more durable and better reflective display and lasers devices

New Delhi, November 26, 2022: A soft tunable photonic crystal with enhanced thermal stability and optical purity developed by researchers that reflects vivid colours in the visible spectrum has potential applications in making more durable and better reflective displays and laser devices. Photonic crystal is optical nanostructures in which the refractive index changes periodically. This affects the propagation of […]

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Religious leaders seek apology from Taylor Swift for trivializing “karma”

New Delhi, November 09, 2022: In a remarkable interfaith gesture, a coalition of Christian-Hindu-Buddhist faith leaders is seeking apology from singer-songwriter Taylor Swift for trivializing “karma”, a serious and ancient religious doctrine of Hindus and Buddhists, calling it highly inappropriate. Senior Episcopal priest in Connecticut Father Thomas W. Blake, Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, renowned Buddhist […]

Sugar-coated pouches in body fluids can help detect cancer

New Delhi, October 03, 2022: Detection of the cancer microenvironment may soon become much easier with the help of a new molecular biosensor recently developed by a team of scientists. Cancer cells secrete small pouches, namely extracellular vesicles (EV) covered with sugar molecules, Hyaluronan (HA), which has a direct link to tumour malignancy and is considered […]

Swarnajayanti Fellow from CDRI probing mitochondrion of malaria parasite for hints into alternative drug targets

New Delhi, December 20, 2021: Dr. Niti Kumar, Scientist at the CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow, a Swarnajayanti fellowship awardee of 2020-21, along with her research group, is trying to identify proteins which influence the shape-function of the single mitochondrion that the malaria parasite harbors as well as how it undergoes repair. Understanding these processes […]

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Hindus worldwide dismayed at forced closure of Swindon Hindu Temple during festival season

New Delhi, October 30, 2021: Hindus globally are highly concerned regarding reports of overnight closure of Swindon Hindu Temple & Cultural Centre in South West England by Swindon Borough Council without consulting the community. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that it was clearly a case of ill-treatment of […]

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Prime Minister to visit USA for Quad Leaders’ Summit and UNGA High-level Segment

New Delhi, September 19, 2021: Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be participating, along with Prime Minister Scott Morrison of Australia, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga of Japan and President Joseph R. Biden of USA, in the Leaders’ Summit of the Quadrilateral Framework in Washington D.C, USA, on 24 September 2021. The Quad Leaders will review progress […]