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ISRO launches earth monitoring satellite to get pollution, soil, water data

NEW DELHI: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched an earth observation satellite, along with 30 micro and nanosatellites of eight other countries, on Thursday after a 16-hour countdown.

GSAT-29 communication satellite orbit raised

CHENNAI:  India's latest communication satellite GSAT-29's orbit was successfully raised on Thursday by firing its motors for 4,875 seconds, said the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).

India masters rocket science with ISRO sucessfully launching GSAT-29 satellite

NEW DELHI: India on Wednesday, put a communication satellite in the orbit with its heaviest rocket and the new space mission is expected to serve the communication needs of people in the remote areas of the country.

India's heaviest rocket lifts off with communication satellite GSAT-29

SRIHARIKOTA (ANDHRA PRADESH):  India's heaviest rocket - Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Mark III (GSLV-Mk III)-- carrying 3,423 kg communication satellite GSAT-29 blasted off from the Sriharikota spaceport on Wednesday evening.

High court summons Kullu SP in case of missing Polish youth

Himachal Pradesh : The Himachal Pradesh  high court has summoned the Kullu superintendent of police Shalini Agnihotri in a case related to Polish national who went missing from Kullu district’s Parvati Valley in August 2015.

Europe-Japan joint mission set out for Mercury

LONDON: Two satellites developed in Europe and Japan are on their way to the Sun's closest planet Mercury. It is likely to take them seven years to reach their destination.

HAL’s jets costlier than foreign ones, says defence ministry audit

NEW DELHI:  Fighter jets made by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) – the Bengaluru-based defence public sector unit – cost more than the same jets produced abroad by the original equipment manufacturer (OEM), a recent review of the state-owned company by the ministry of defence (MoD) has found.

Google celebrates 20 years, walks down memory lane

NEW DELHI:  Google on Thursday turned 20 and celebrated it with a nostalgic video feature of interesting searches through the years -- from holidays, events, achievements and people to the best dance moves, food to eat, planets and languages.

Imran Khan gets into direction

Mumbai:"Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na" actor Imran Khan has donned the director's hat for the first time for a short film titled "Mission Mars: Keep Walking India".

Punjab government decides to fix limit on per acre loan, rate of interest for lending to farmers

The Punjab government has decided to streamline the system of money lending to farmers by fixing a limit on the advance on per acre of land, with the rate of interest also to be duly determined by the government.

Film Ashke takes Punjabi cinema into a higher orbit of entertainment

I have lived most of my life in America. But I am elated whenever I can see a good Punjabi movie. Shot partly in Amritsar and partly in Canada, the East Punjabi film represents true Punjabi character. Its hero is an Amritsari, Amarinder Singh Gill and the heroine is a Middle Eastern Pakistani girl Sanjeeda Sheikh. Both speak a common dialect of Punjabi language. True to the ancient Punjabi traditions, there are no vulgar love scenes throughout the film.

SAD delegation to call on Union HM on Sikh issues: Release documents on Op Bluestar

Raj Nath Singh  to ask the Govt of India to release  the secret documents pertaining to the tragic army  assault on  Sachkhand Sri Harmandar Sahib and other sacred Sikh shrines in June 1984 in addition to securing documents from the UK government regarding the role of the government f that country in this tragedy.

Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean dead at 86

 Alan Bean, a NASA astronaut who journeyed into space two times and, as part of the Apollo 12 mission in 1969, became the fourth man to walk on the moon, died at the age of 86 at a hospital in Houston, the US space agency announced.

Punjab Cabinet Sub-Committee on sand mining submits report to Chief Minister

A Cabinet Sub-Committee constituted by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh under the Chairmanship of the Local Government Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for the purpose of formulating a comprehensive policy with regard to sand mining submitted its report to the Chief Minister today at the Punjab Bhawan.

OP Soni demands Sukhbir badal's resignation in wake of CM's rebuttal to SAD Chief's charges on history books

Lashing out at the Akalis over the disinformation campaign unleashed by them on the issue of school history books, Punjab School Education Minister OP Soni has demanded the resignation of SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal in the wake of the Chief Minister’s detailed rebuttal to his baseless allegations.

Punjab CM now blames SAD and SGPC for 'deletion' of Sikh chapters from 12th class history book

CHANDIGARH: After SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal challenged Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh over the issue of Sikh Gurus in school history books, the latter on Monday trashed their vile allegations, and warned them against harming the interests of the state by playing politics on an issue involving religious sentiments and sensitivities.

Bezos' Blue Origin launches its first space mission of 2018

Blue Origin, the US aerospace company owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has launched its suborbital New Shepard rocket and space capsule.

GSAT-11 called back for tests to be on the safe side: ISRO Chairman

The Indian space agency has recalled its communication satellite GSAT-11 from Arianespace's rocket port in French Guiana for further tests, to be on the safe side, said Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman K. Sivan on Wednesday.

India recalls GSAT-11 satellite for tests from Arianespace's rocket port

 The Indian space agency has recalled its communication satellite GSAT-11 from Arianespace's rocket port in Kourou in French Guiana, said Arianespace.

BJP slams Congress govt. for 20 percent hike in Power Tariff in a year

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has slammed the Congress government in Punjab for nearly 20 percent hike in power tariff in its first year.


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