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Tapan Mishra Steps Into the Shoe of A.S. Kiran Kumar as ISRO application centre chief

Senior ISRO scientist Tapan Mishra moved into the post of ISRO’s Space Applications Centre in Ahmedabad as its chief A.S. Kiran Kumar moved to Bangalore to head the nation’s space agency ISRO. Born in 1961 in Raigada, Orissa, Mishra graduated in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from Jadavpur University, Calcutta in 1984 as J C Bose National Talent Search (JBNSTS) Scholar. ...

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A.S. Kiran Kumar Takes Charge as ISRO Chief, Space Secretary, Chairman of Space Commission

India’s space scientist Alur Seelin Kiran Kumar on Wednesday took charge as secretary of the department of space and also chairman of the Space Commission and the Indian space agency ISRO in Bangalore on a three-year term. The 62-year-old ISRO’s veteran scientist was director of the Indian Space Research Organisation’s Space Applications Centre (SAC) in Ahmedabad in Gujarat prior to ...

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Alur Seelin Kiran Kumar appointed ISRO Chief as Radhakrishnan Retires

A.S.Kiran Kumar, another distinguished space scientist has been appointed as the secretary, department of space and chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation, an official statement said on Monday after the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) approved it for a period of three years on contract basis. Prior to his appointment, Kiran Kumar was Associate Director, Space Applications Centre (SAC), Ahmedabad ...

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Everybody Hates Failure, I’m Lucky to be Successful: Katrina Kaif

The top Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif has asserted that it was natural for every actress to be successful and that she was lucky that her films box office hits. Katrina, who had starred in Telugu film “Malleshwari” before embarking upon a huge Bollywood order that landed in her consequent box office hits like ‘Ek Tha Tiger’, ‘Jab Tak Hai Jaan’, ...

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Shashi Kapoor in ICU with Acute Lungs Ailment

Kappor family icon and film veteran Shashi Kapoor, who was known for his famous dialogue "Mere Paas Maa Hai" in Deewar was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of Kokilaben hospital in Mumbai on Sunday after an acute lung disease and breathlessness. The 76-year-old actor had underwent a cataract surgery at the same hospital in suburban Andheri two years ...

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