Note: I wrote this on my earlier blog hosted as http://parallelspirals.blogspot.com. I recovered the text from the WayBack Machine. This post appeared on December 31, 2010 as per the time stamp. I’m trying to collect here again all my old writings spread on various blogs.
The days are closing for the 98th edition of the Indian Science Congress. This edition is to be held at the SRM University in Chennai. This session is themed “Quality Education and Excellence in Science Research in Indian Universities”
The Prime Minister will address the meet. The highlights are a plenary sesssion on Space by Dr. Radhakrishnan, Dr. Kasturirangan on the next 5 years of science policy making. It also has a session on “Meet the Nobel Laureates”.