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ISRO All Set to Launch Re-usable Space Shuttle to Minimise Cost of Future Launches

Indian space agency ISRO is gearing up to give final touches to a re-usable space shuttle to be launched in July, riding high on its successful re-entry capsule experiment in December 2014. “A small aeroplane-shaped vehicle would be launched from here (Sriharikota) sometime during the second half of July,” confirmed Satish Dhawan Space Centre director M Y S Prasad in ...

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UPSC Civil Services Exam Pattern to Change Soon?

Dr Jitendra Singh, Minister in the PMO, assured his party’s youth wing students from Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Saturday that the Modi government wiull do away with rural and urban divide in recruiting future civil servants. The Civil Services exam for the IAS and Allied Services is held by the Union Public services Commission (UPSC) every year and ...

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ISRO to launch 6 more satellites in 2015-16, to reach 80 in all

Indian space agency ISRO will launch six more satellites during the 2015-16 consisting of two communication satellites, three navigation satellites or IRNSS series and one space science satellite, informed Jitendra Singh in a written reply to the Rajya Sabha on Thursday. “Six more satellites are planned to be launched during 2015-16,” said the minister. The two communication satellites are GSAT-6 ...

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Practice of Yoga best for health: Minister

MoS PMO Dr. Jitendra Singh said that Yoga is the best way to keep ourselves healthy while addressing a workshop on “Self-Management of Excessive Tension” for the officers of different Ministries and their families. Organized by the Department of Personnel and Training, Government of India in association with Vivekananda Yoga Anusandhana Samsthana, in New Delhi on Sunday, about 40 officers ...

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ISRO Mars Mission to Orbit Red Planet 6 Months More Than Expected: Minister

ISRO’s Mangalyaan Mission orbiting Mars is likely to operate for six more months owing to its reserve energy, said Minister of Science and Technology Jitendra Singh in a reply to an unstarred question in the Lok Sabha. The reserve propellant onboard the MoM is 37-kg that can energise the mission orbiting Mars since September 2014, making India proud member of ...

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