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Ex-ISRO chief quits as IIT-Patna Chairman

In the eye of a storm, former ISRO Chairman G. Madhavan Nair has stepped down as Chairman of the Board of Governors of IIT-Patna.

Nair, who has been barred from holding any government post for his al

Ex-ISRO chief, three other scientists barred from govt jobs

Taking action in the controversial Antrix-Devas deal, government has barred former ISRO chief G Madhavan Nair and three other eminent space scientists from holding any government jobs.

The action c

ISRO chairman behind move against me: EX-ISRO chief

Hurt at the action taken against him over the Antrix-Devas deal, former ISRO chief G. Madhavan Nair on Wednesday accused space agency chairman K. Radhakrishnan of being behind the move and pursuing a "personal agenda" to mislead the government.

Madhavan Nair takes on government, says ISRO gone to dogs

Former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief G. Madhavan Nair on Wednesday described as ‘improper’ the move to blacklist four scientists, including him, from a government job and said the sp

Kerala to continue to utilise Madhavan Nair 's service: CM Oommen Chandy

Despite Centre deciding to bar former ISRO chief G. Madhavan Nair from holding any government post, Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Wednesday said the state would continue to avail the services

Countdown for launch of PSLV-C18 starts


The 50-hour countdown for the launch of Indo-French climate monitoring satellite Megha-Tropiques and three other nano satellites on board PSLV-C18 on October 12 from the spaceport of Sriharikota is

ISRO gears up for launch of Megha-Tropiques

Final preparations are on for the October 12 launch of Indo-French 'Megha-Tropiques' satellite that would study tropical climate, from spaceport of Sriharikota, about 90 km from here.

Integration of

With quantum jump in missions, ISRO to scale up outsourcing


With domestic launch missions witnessing a 'quantum jump' in recent times, Indian Space Research Organisation plans to scale up outsourcing to industries, which already contribute 60 per cent to the c

Indian rocket GSAT-12 set for blast-off

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Ferrying the country's latest communication satellite GSAT-12A, a fully fuelled up Indian rocket is all set to blast off from the space port here on Friday evening.

"All the four stages/engines have

Indian rocket blasts off with communication satellite

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An Indian rocket carrying the country's latest communication satellite GSAT-12 blasted off from the space port here, 80km north of Tamil Nadu's capital Chennai.

Under a cloudy sky, at 4.48 p.m. the I

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