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Aug 16, 2018
Sending Indians to space isn’t a new idea, but Modi has now fast-tracked the projectFor its ambitious projects, including the manned flight, ISRO badly needed moral and financial support.
Aug 12, 2018
ISRO celebrates 99th birth anniversary of its first chairman Vikram SarabhaiVikram Sarabahi was awarded the Padma Vibhushan (posthumously) in 1972 and the Padma Bhushan in 1966.
Jul 23, 2018
Kerala best-governed state while Bihar ranks lowest, shows Public Affairs Index 2018 reportKerala stands as the best-governed state in the country and Karnataka is in the fourth position, said the Public Affairs Index 2018 released by the think tank Public Affairs Centre (PAC).
Jun 21, 2018
India's water crisis 'very scary'; more intensive methods of irrigation needed says K Kasturirangan, ex ISRO chairmanEminent scientist K Kasturirangan said agriculture's share in India's total water usage needs to be brought down to below 50 percent, and efforts should be made to preserve and manage even a single drop.
Nov 12, 2017
HRD ministry to release new National Education Policy by December end, says Prakash Javadekar; focus likely on researchUnion HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said the first draft of the new National Education Policy will come out by December end
Oct 25, 2017
Former ISRO chief K Kasturirangan to head panel for selection of new Mumbai University VCEminent scientist Dr K Kasturirangan was on Wednesday named chairman of the search committee to appoint the new vice-chancellor of Mumbai University after Dr Sanjay Deshmukh was sacked for delay in announcing results of the March 2017 university exams in time.
Feb 08, 2017
Ratan Tata launches 'Moonshot Wheels' to spread awareness about first private moon missionMoonshot Wheels is a bus which will traverse nine states, 12,500 kms in 12 months, across India impacting 36,000+ students in government schools
Nov 14, 2013
No developmental activities in Western Ghats: MoEF tells six statesEnvironment Ministry has issued directions to six state governments prohibiting development activities including mining and quarrying in the 60,000 sq km ecologically sensitive area of Western Ghats.
Apr 17, 2013
Western Ghats: Working group for restriction on development activitiesA crucial report on Western Ghats prepared by K Kasturirangan-led high-level working group (HLWG) has recommended prohibition on development activities in 60,000 sq km ecologically sensitive area spread over Gujarat, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Goa, Kerala and Tamil Nadu.