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India Untold1, Feb 2020, 10:33 AM IST
The Story Of India's First Woman Astronaut Kalpana Chawla's Childhood
On February 1, 2003, seven NASA astronauts lost their lives after their Space Shuttle Columbia STS-107 disintegrated while re-entering the Earth’s atmosphere. One of those killed in that tragic incident was the first Indian woman in space – Kalpana Chawla. She was an inspiration to thousands of Indian women. But how many of you know about how Kalpana Chawla’s childhood story and what made her go to space eventually? Let’s find out more in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
Village Ki Chhori29, Jan 2020, 3:47 PM IST
ISRO Launches "Bhuvan Panchayat V 3.0" Web Portal To Assist Gram Panchayat At Grassroot Level
The Union Minister of State, Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. Jitendra Singh launched the Bhuvan Panchayat V 3.0 web portal in Bengaluru on 28th January. This is an easy to use Geo portal developed for database visualization, data analytics, generation of automatic reports, model-based products and services for the benefit of Gram Panchayat members and other stakeholders.
Not For Women Only23, Jan 2020, 3:03 PM IST
Meet Vyomamitra, ISRO's 'Lady Robot' To Go To Space In Unmanned Gaganyaan
Even before orbiting astronauts on India's first manned mission to the space, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will send 'Vyomamitra', a 'lady robot', in unmanned Gaganyaan spacecraft. The robot was the centre of attraction at the inaugural session of the "Human Spaceflight and Exploration - Present Challenges and Future Trends" in Bengaluru on Wednesday. Let’s find out more about this woman half-humanoid in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
India17, Jan 2020, 8:09 PM IST
From plan to eliminate BJP leaders to Rohit Sharma’s walk into history books, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
India’s latest communication satellite GSAT-30 was successfully launched from the Spaceport in French Guiana during the early hours today. India vice-captain Rohit Sharma became the quickest opener to score 7000 ODI runs in the match against Australia at Rajkot.
India17, Jan 2020, 12:35 PM IST
Another feather added to ISRO’s cap with GSAT-30 launch
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched India’s latest communication satellite GSAT-30 on Friday
India Untold13, Jan 2020, 5:45 PM IST
When A Paanwala's Letters Brought Rakesh Sharma To Meet This Pen-pal in Ahmedabad
On April 1984, wing commander Rakesh Sharma flew aboard the Soyuz T-11 Rocket launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome to become the first Indian in space. The voyage lasted 7 days, 21 hours and 40 minutes. When Sharma and team landed on earth, he had already become a hero and inspiration to thousands of Indians. Among his innumerable fans was a class 3 dropout in Ahmedabad, Kishan Singh Chauhan, a humble paanwaala, who wrote to Sharma congratulating him on the historic feat. Lest did Chauhan know that this gesture would begin a unique and wonderful friendship between two people who had never met. Let’s find out more about this tale of true friendship in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
India3, Jan 2020, 7:58 PM IST
From detainment of Bangladesh immigrants to PM Modi’s address at 107th Indian Science Congress watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the way the nation celebrated science, the space program and the strengths of scientists during Chandrayaan-2 will always remain etched in his memory. Union minister Amit Shah condemned the Congress for releasing a booklet that speaks against Hindutva ideologue Vinayak Damodar Savarkar. As many as 445 trespassers have been detained by the Bangladesh authorities in the last two months while trying to return to Bangladesh. Do not miss the headlines of the day on MyNation in 100 seconds.
India3, Jan 2020, 12:17 PM IST
The way nation celebrated Chandrayaan-2 mission remains etched in my memory: PM Modi in Bengaluru
Addressing the 107th session of Indian Science Congress in Bengaluru, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the way the nation celebrated science, the space program and the strengths of scientists during Chandrayaan 2 mission will always remain etched in his memory
India1, Jan 2020, 7:13 PM IST
From New Year celebrations to Chandrayaan-3, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman K Sivan on Wednesday said that the central government has approved Chandrayaan-3 and the project is ongoing. Shehla Rashid, a known critic of the Modi government has now asked Dalits to give up a part of their reservations for Muslims. Do not miss the headlines of the day on MyNation in 100 seconds.
India1, Jan 2020, 1:09 PM IST
Chandrayaan-3: ISRO announces plans for another moon mission
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief K Sivan said that some good progress was made on Chandrayan-2, even though it could not land successfully
Bollywood2, Dec 2019, 1:51 PM IST
Katrina Kaif: Bollywood 'very far behind' in writing for women
Katrina Kaif said Bollywood films are not written for women in big, commercial space, while in the West female actors are supported with great writing in films and shows
India27, Nov 2019, 7:51 PM IST
From PM Modi lauding ISRO to former Navy chief breathing his last, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Union home minister Amit Shah said that there had been "dilution" in the SPG Act and the Bill brought by the government to amend the Act was aimed at making the specialised force more efficient. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds for the top headlines from across the country.