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  • India Awakens Conference at RMIC, Kolkata, February 12, 2017

    India Awakens Conference at RMIC, Kolkata, February 12, 2017

    The India Awakens Conference will take place in Kolkata, India, on Sunday, February 12, 2017, from 10am to 7pm, in the Shivananda Hall of the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture (RMIC). The audience will be admitted free of charge. After an opening address given by RMIC Secretary Swami Suparnananda Maharaj, distinguished speakers including Prof. Ralph …...

  • Support Ageing and Longevity Research in India

    Feb 2, 17 • Aging, Community, LongevityNo Comments
    Support Ageing and Longevity Research in India

    We write to draw the attention to the need for increased support for biological research of ageing and improving healthy longevity for the population in India. This subject is pressing and urgent for the global society, and for Indian society and economy in particular. Although it is a positive sign that the life expectancy is …...

  • Live Webcast of India Mars Mission 2013

    Nov 5, 13 • Mars Mission, SpaceNo Comments
    Live Webcast of India Mars Mission 2013

    India will launch its first mission to Mars this afternoon from the Sriharikota spaceport in Andhra Pradesh, beginning a 300-day journey to study the Martian atmosphere. Mangalyaan, which means “Mars craft” in Hindi, is the size of a small car. It is golden in colour and will be carried by a rocket much smaller than …...

  • India Longevity Alliance – a part of the International Longevity Alliance

    Aug 2, 13 • General, LongevityNo Comments
    India Longevity Alliance – a part of the International Longevity Alliance

    I am a pro-longevity activist, and I would like to tell you about the organization in which I am currently involved and some of the activities we promote and in which anyone can participate to gradually make “Healthy Longevity” both national and international priority! The organization is the International Longevity Alliance (ILA) which promotes the social …...

  • Robotic Soldiers to Replace Humans Soldiers in India?

    Jun 12, 13 • General, Robotics2 Comments
    Robotic Soldiers to Replace Humans Soldiers in India?

    “With futuristic warfare in mind, India is working to develop robotic soldiers as part of efforts to boost unmanned fighting capabilities, joining a select group of countries in this endeavour. Under the project being undertaken by Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO), robots would be developed with very high level of intelligence to enable them …...

  • Longevity and the Indian Tradition

    Jun 3, 13 • Aging, General, Longevity3 Comments
    Longevity and the Indian Tradition

    Does the pursuit of longevity, or even radical longevity, have future in India? The following article will consider this question mainly in ideological, cultural and historical terms, rather than in terms of analyzing current technological and demographic trends. In demographic terms, as was also noted earlier, the life expectancy in India is till relatively low …...