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Whose Friend is Dawood Ibrahim Anyway?

First it was a cautious reply in Rajya Sabha to a member’s question, soon it was a correction carried out in hurry by another minister speaking out the same line that the government of India has maintained since decades. This morning, Minister of state for home Haribhai Parathibhai Chaudhary, replied to MP Nityanand Rai’s question in dotted lines as: “The ...

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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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ISRO to Build 3rd Launch Pad at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh

Indian space agency ISRO will build its third rocket launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh, informed Minister Jitendra Singh today. In a written reply to a star question in the Rajya Sabha, Minister of State for Science and Technology Jitendra Singh said: “Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) proposes to set up a new launch pad, ...

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