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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

India Boosts Tech Ties

NEW DELHI, India -- India said Saturday a planned visit of its science and technology minister to Russia would boost the ties between the two nations in advanced computing and biotechnology.

A government statement said Murli Manohar Joshi would open the Russian-Indian Advanced Computing Research Center and announce the start of an Indian-Russian biotechnology center during his visit that starts Sunday.

India's Center for Development of Advanced Computing and Russia's Institute for Computer Aided Design have been collaborating in various areas for the past six years.