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Science under threat of neglect and apathy: Maha Governor Vidyasagar Rao

The Governor said that it has been 86 long years since CV Raman won the Nobel Prize for Physics.

APJ Abdul Kalam wanted to witness 'Mangalyaan' launch, reveals former ISRO chief Radhakrishnan in his memoir

APJ Abdul Kalam wanted to witness 'Mangalyaan' launch, reveals former ISRO chief Radhakrishnan in his memoir

According to Radhakrishnan, the former president wanted to witness the launch of Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) - India's first interplanetary mission – also known as Mangalyaan, on September 24, 2014 but had to leave Bengaluru with 'childlike reluctance' the day before as he had a university convocation to address.

PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to APJ Abdul Kalam​ on 85th birth anniversary

Kalam was born on October 15, 1931 in Rameswaram town of Tamil Nadu and died due to a cardiac arrest on July 27 last year while delivering a speech at IIM Shillong.

Some objects found, need to verify if from AN-32: Manohar Parrikar

As the search for the missing AN-32 aircraft with 29 defence personnel on board entered the sixth day on Wednesday, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said some objects have been found in the Bay of Bengal and search teams have been asked to verify if they were of the ill-fated plane.

APJ Abdul Kalam's look alike pays tribute to 'Missile Man' on first death anniversary

APJ Abdul Kalam's look alike pays tribute to 'Missile Man' on first death anniversary

Sheikh Mydeen - a look alike of APJ Abdul Kalam - also interacted with school children and posed for photographers after attending a host of events organised to mark the occasion.

Kalam's death has left irreplaceable void: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid tribute to former president APJ Abdul Kalam on his first death anniversary, saying that his death has created an "irreplaceable" void.

Memorial for India's 'missile man': Naidu, Parrikar unveil statue of APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram

Memorial for India's 'missile man': Naidu, Parrikar unveil statue of APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram

Union Ministers Venkaiah Naidu and Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday laid the foundation stone for a national memorial dedicated to country's former President APJ Abdul Kalam in Rameswaram.

Memorial to Kalam to come up at his burial place: Parrikar

Memorial to Kalam to come up at his burial place: Parrikar

Kalam, a popular head of state between 2002 and 2007, had died on July 27 last year.

Ex-president Abdul Kalam's kin wants Tamil Nadu to vote for BJP

Ex-president Abdul Kalam's kin wants Tamil Nadu to vote for BJP

Had it not been for the BJP, Kalam wouldn't have been the president, Saleem said. 

I would love to play APJ Abdul Kalam: Irrfan Khan

I would love to play APJ Abdul Kalam: Irrfan Khan

Actor Irrfan Khan says he is open to playing former President late APJ Abdul Kalam on the silver screen.

Delhi govt approves proposal to set up memorial on APJ Abdul Kalam at Dilli Haat

The proposal to set up a memorial on former President APJ Abdul Kalam's life and belongings at Dilli Haat was approved by the Delhi government on Wednesday.

Dilli Haat INA to have permanent memorial to Kalam: Delhi Culture Minister

Delhi government has decided to build a permanent memorial to APJ Abdul Kalam at a famous market here where belongings of the former President including his books and musical instruments would be on display.

Education society claims to have set 8 world records in Gujarat

Education society claims to have set 8 world records in Gujarat

An education society in Gujarat has claimed to have set eight world records as a part of its centenary celebration.

Continue working in what interests you: PM Narendra Modi to retiring MPs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said members who were retiring from the Rajya Sabha should continue working in the fields that interested them the most.

India has given spiritualism, not communalism to world: PM Modi

India has given spiritualism, not communalism to world: PM Modi

The Prime Minister's comments assume significance as these come against the backdrop of debate on 'intolerance' and allegations of growing communalism in the country.

India did not give communalism to the world: PM Modi

 India has not given communalism to the world but only spirituality, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said, asserting that saints and other learned men have always espoused for 'rashtra dharma' (duty to nation).

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates 103rd Indian Science Congress in Mysuru

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates 103rd Indian Science Congress in Mysuru

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said good governance is not limited to policy and decision-making, it is also about integrating science and technology in choices we make and strategies we pursue.

Construction work on Dr Kalam's memorial in Tamil Nadu to begin Tuesday

The construction work on a memorial for former president APJ Abdul Kalam at his home town Rameswaram is slated to begin from Tuesday.

APJ Abdul Kalam a forgotten hero! Animals defecating near his grave

APJ Abdul Kalam a forgotten hero! Animals defecating near his grave

Months after former president APJ Abdul Kalam's mortal remains were laid to rest at Pei Karumbu burial ground near his hometown Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu, the 1.5 acres site is still awaiting a proper memorial.