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NASA Names New Space Bacteria on ISS After Dr. Abdul Kalam

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A new radiation-resistant bacteria found on the filters of the International Space Station (ISS) has been named ‘Solibacillus kalamii’ to honour the late Indian President, Dr Abdul Kalam. Dr Kalam was a renowned missile and space scientist and took his initial lessons in rocket technology at NASA in 1963 before India’s first rocket-launching facility was set up in Thumba in ...

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UN GlobalSat: Naming After Abdul Kalam, a Befitting Tribute to Astrophysicist

In a befitting tribute to the former president of India Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, a UN-sponsored global satellite will be named after him. The satellite, GlobalSat, is an effort of 150 partner nations for observation of Earth and Disaster Risk Reduction and the decision to name it after Dr Kalam came when Milind Pimprikar, Chairman of CANEUS (Canada-Europe-US-Asia) headquartered in ...

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Watch: Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh Offers Heartfelt Condolences to PM Modi

Video gone viral recently of Chhattisgarh’s Chief Minister and BJP (Bharatiya Janta Party) Leader Dr Raman Singh, who offered his heartfelt condolence to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was mistook by people. Accordingly, the footage is of a press meet when the CM paid homage to Gopinath Munde who died few months ago. Apparently, it made rounds on internet today as people ...

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Live: Kalam’s Last Rite Begins at Rameswaram

Former President and India’s “Missile Man” Abdul Kalam, who died on 27 July during a lecture at IIM Shillong, will be laid to rest on Thursday at his hometown Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu. People’s President will be given a state funeral with military honors and will be buried at Pei Karumbu, near Rameshwaram town. Many senior leaders including PM Modi, Rahul ...

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Inspiring Quotes By Late Dr APJ Abdul Kalam

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Former President APJ Abdul Kalam passed away at around 6:40 pm at the Indian Institute of Management, Shillong while delivering a lecture after suffering a massive heart attack. Though the missile man of India is no more with us his inspiring quotes will always be remembered. PM to Recieve Ex-President Kalam’s Body at Delhi Airport: India Mourns Here are few ...

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Flash: Abdul Kalam Passed Away in Shillong

Former president APJ Abdul Kalam died of severe cardiac arrest while delivering a lecture at a Shillong institute at 6:40 PM today, Monday July 27 and was dead by the time he was taken to hospital. Dr Kalam, 84, collapsed at the Indian Institute of Management-Shillong and was rushed to the ICU in Bethany Hospital where doctors declared him brought ...

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Jharkhand Education Minister ‘Pays Respect’ to Former President APJ Abdul Kalam

In a major goof-up, Bjp-led Jharkhand State Education Minister Neera Yadav was found paying homage to former President APJ Abdul Kalam’s photo in Kodarma. She was seen applying kumkum on the photo and giving floral tribute, which according to Hindu tradition is done to pay respect to a person after his death. Ms Neera Yadav (BJP), Education minister (Jharkhand), offering ...

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