National Bio-Pharma Mission

June 30, 2017

Minister for Science and Technology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has launched the country’s first ever Industry-Academia mission called Innovate in India (i3) i.e. the National Biopharma Mission on 30th June 2017. The mission has been launched to accelerate biopharmaceutical development in India. The Mission aims to...


Open Acreage Licensing Policy and National Data Repository

June 28, 2017

Recently, the petroleum Ministry introduced a new oil and gas block licensing policy that proposes to open up 2.8 million square kilometres of sedimentary basins in the country for exploration and production activities. The new policy provides the explorers to study the seismic data released by the NDR about...

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United Nations Ocean Conference

June 27, 2017

Recently, the United Nations had hosted the first large-scale ocean conference devoted for protecting and saving the oceans.  The Ocean Conference is a United Nations Conference of world community to support the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14. The conference served as a platform for the world community to...