Honouring APJ Abdul Kalam, UN celebrates birthday of 'People's President' on 15 Oct as World Students Day
Kalam was later awarded the Bharat Ratna, the highest-civilian award, for his contributions to research, the field of science as well as his work with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).
The successful SLV-3 flight was a real morale booster for ISRO; India had become the sixth member of the exclusive club of space-faring nations | In this excerpt from ISRO: A Personal History, R Aravamudan and Gita Aravamudan recount the challenges the space agency faced in launching the first made-in-India rocket, the SLV-3
Apparently, Kauravas were test tube babies & gravitational waves are actually 'Narendra Modi waves'.
Ram Nath Kovind will be the first BJP leader to occupy the hallowed precincts of the Rashtrapati Bhawan, underscoring the saffron party's preeminent political position
African Development Bank meet: Narendra Modi govt should ensure racist attacks don't imperil African goodwill
Successive Indian governments, since the UPA time have been wooing Africa and holding bi-annual India-Africa summits
With the exam season around the corner, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday exhorted students and their families to treat exams as a festival and not as a source of stress, saying they should "smile more to score more" and not take it as "test of life".
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the country needs to focus on research and innovation in the field of technology to fulfill former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's dream.
Featuring many little-known stories and never-before-seen photographs of Dr A P J Abdul Kalam, a book on the former President's life was released by his aide on his first death anniversary.
India's former president APJ Abdul Kalam passed away on 27 July, 2015 due to cardiac arrest while delivering a lecture at IIM-Shillong.
PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to APJ Abdul Kalam, calls him a 'rashtra ratna' on 84th birth anniversary
He recalled how he worked closely with Dr Kalam during the post-earthquake reconstruction work in Kutch.
Late former President APJ Abdul Kalam's inspiring and motivational message and minimalistic lifestyle forms the basis for a new art based web comic.
The mortal remains of former President A P J Abdul Kalam were today brought to his hometown here as a large number of people converged to get a last glimpse of the departed leader.
The last rites of former president APJ Abdul Kalam will take place with full military honours in his hometown Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu on Thursday following his family's wish.
One of the reasons that Kalam’s appeal cut across class and creed was the man radiated a sort of innate gentleness.
Amul's latest ad is a tribute to India's ‘Missile man’ Abdul Kalam.
APJ Abdul Kalam was so much respected in Canada that the current Governor-General David Johnston delayed his oath-taking in 2010 so that he could personally - as president of the University of Waterloo - confer an honorary doctorate on the former Indian president.
Indian-American community in the US joined the people of India in mourning the death of former President A P J Abdul Kalam, and said it was his “simplicity and humility” that endeared him to all.
Gujarat Assembly on Tuesday passed by a majority vote the controversial Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime (GCTOC) Bill which allows police to intercept and record telephonic conversations and submit them in court as evidence.