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).
ISRO will send man to space by Dec 2021, says K Sivan at IIT Bhubaneshwar convocation, encourages students to take 'calculated risks'
Stating Chandrayaan 2's orbiter will give data for seven and half years, he said all technologies of the moon mission have proved accurate except for the soft landing."Is not it a success ?" he asked.
Symposium by RSS and BJP on spiritual legacy of Mughal prince Dara Shikoh to be held in New Delhi today
A symposium on the spiritual legacy of Mughal Prince Dara Shikoh will see the participation of eminent leaders of RSS and BJP in the national capital.
Mission Mangal undermines hard work of ISRO's women scientists by oversimplifying science, focusing on personal lives
Mission Mangal is like a well-made ad film which successfully uses every possible trope and well-tested stereotype in order to reach a larger audience. Its focus remains the domestic issues of its characters, who bond over solving complicated technical challenges using some sort of naive "scientific" jugaad
Mission Mangal audience review: A flawless space film that benefits from stellar cast, assured directorial debut
The best part of Mission Mangal is there are no stupid dialogues, scenes, songs, moments or characters in the movie.
APJ Abdul Kalam's fourth death anniversary: Netizens, political leaders pay homage to the 'Missile Man of India'
On the fourth death anniversary of former President APJ Abdul Kalam, netizens and political leaders paid homage to the 'Missile Man of India' on Twitter.
DRDO chief Satheesh Reddy says APJ Abdul Kalam advised to work on reusable missiles system, month before demise
A month before his demise, former President APJ Abdul Kalam had advised DRDO chief to work on reusable missiles system that can deliver a payload.
APJ Abdul Kalam passed away minutes after delivering a lecture at the institute in July 2015.
Students learning only about Stalin and Lenin, new NCERT syllabus to teach Gandhi and Bose, says Biplab Kumar Deb
Tripura chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb said that the new syllabus would soon be introduced.
Atal Bihari Vajpayee dies at 93: A look at the former prime minister's iconic moments during his political career
Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former prime minister of India, passed away on Thursday at the age of 93. Here is a look at the most iconic moments in his political career.
Sushant Singh Rajput to play real life characters Chanakya, APJ Abdul Kalam, Rabindranath Tagore in 12-part biopic
Among the first five entertainment intellectual properties of Innsaei, the project starring Sushant Singh Rajput will span 2000 years-from 540 BC to 2015 AD
The row over plans to rename 'Haj Bhavan' in Bengaluru after Tipu Sultan, an 18th century ruler of Mysore kingdom continued,with BJP leader KG Bopaiah saying his party wanted it renamed after late president.
President Ram Nath Kovind will not host Iftar party at Rashtrapati Bhavan this year, says govt official
President Ram Nath Kovind will not host an Iftar party this year at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
20th Pokhran anniversary: President Kovind, PM Modi hail bold decision, courage of Vajpayee leadership
Kovind also applauded Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who was the prime minister at that time, for his "courage" to go ahead with the Pokhran tests.
Ram Nath Kovind becames second president to visit Siachen, says he is carrying country's gratitude for soldiers
Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday visited the Army base camp in Siachen, the world's highest battlefield, and expressed gratitude to the soldiers posted there
Modi says Congress 'gold medalist' in graft; Rahul claims BJP filming Sholay in Karnataka with 'corrupt' Reddy and Yeddy
Modi alleged that the Congress had insulted the Indian Army by questioning the truth behind 2016 surgical strikes against terrorists in Pakistan.
Bahujan Azad Party: 50 IITians quit jobs, set to form political outfit to fight for rights of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes
A group of 50 alumni from the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) across the country have quit their jobs to form a political party to fight for the rights of Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes.
Kamal Haasan party launch updates: Proper dialogue in Cauvery issue can solve everything, says actor
Top actor Kamal Haasan will address a string of meetings and unveil his party flag at Madurai on 21 February, marking the commencement of his political journey
Kamal Haasan set for political launch: Fans lining up to see reel-life hero, but hard yards lie ahead
"There is not much difference between cinema and politics. Both are about people,'' said Kamal Haasan in Rameshwaram, just hours before he was set to announce his political party.
Hours before launching his political party, veteran actor Kamal Haasan on Wednesday visited the residence of former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Ramanathapuram, and interacted with his family members.