➤Osmania University to host 105th Indian Science Congress
i. The 105th session of Indian Science Congress (ISC) will be hosted by Osmania University, Hyderabad during January 3-7, 2018.
ii. The theme of the 105th session of Indian Science Congress is ‘Science and Technology – Reaching the Unreached’. This will be the sixth time that the university will be hosing the conferrer. The congress will be meeting in Hyderabad for the seventh time.
i.Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel won the Australian Grand Prix for Ferrari. ii.It was Vettel’s fourth win for Ferrari and his first since the Singapore Grand Prix in September 2015.
➤Cheteshwar Pujara sets a record by scoring the most runs in a Test season by an Indian
i.Pujara achieved the landmark for scoring the most runs in a Test season, surpassing the mark of 1269 by Gautam Gambhir which he achieved in the 2008/09 season.
iii. He needs 168 runs to break Ricky Ponting’s mark, who holds the record for the most runs ever by a batsman in a season, with 1483 runs at an average of 78.05.