Contemplate about nation's problems: ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair advises students

Former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair on Sunday advised the students to contemplate about the nation's problems and make efforts to address them along with acquiring knowledge.

CBI registers case in connection with Devas-Antrix deal, conducts raids
CBI registers case in connection with Devas-Antrix deal, conducts raids

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday carried out searches after registering a case to probe an alleged Rs 578-crore "wrongful" gain to a private multi-media company Devas by Antrix, the commercial arm of ISRO.

Aryabhatta knew about gravity before Newton: Former ISRO chief
Aryabhatta knew about gravity before Newton: Former ISRO chief

One of the country's leading scientists and former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair on Saturday propounded the theory that some shlokas in the Vedas mentioned about presence of water on the moon and astronomy experts like Aryabhatta knew about gravitational force much before Issac Newton.

HC issues notices to Centre, Space Secy over ex-ISRO chief's plea

Former Indian Space Organisation Chairman G Madhavan Nair has moved the Madras High Court challenging the Centre's 2011 order terminating his appointment as Dr Vikram Sarabhai Distinguished Professor, divesting him of all government-related posts and barring him from any such future assignments.

Kerala should tap solar power: former ISRO chairman

Kerala should follow the steps taken by Narendra Modi, when he was the chief minister of Gujarat, to tap the huge potential of solar energy, said former ISRO chairman G. Madhavan Nair.

`India lags behind China in space programme`

Former ISRO boss G Madhavan Nair says Beijing has already surged forward and is on course to have an upper hand in the space globally.

Stupidest thing: G Madhavan Nair on charges against him

Former ISRO chief G Madhavan Nair on Monday termed as "the stupidest thing to happen to anybody", the charges levelled against him over the Antrix-Devas deal.

ISRO spy case an attempt to destroy the organisation: Nair

Former ISRO Chairman G Madhavan Nair Monday alleged that the ISRO spy case in 1994 was an attempt to destroy the organisation and scientist Nambi Narayanan was the scapegoat in the episode.

Manned mission should have been a priority, not Mars: Nair

The Mars mission should not have been a priority at this stage for India, former ISRO chief G Madhavan Nair said.

Indian space scientists praise Chinese space feat

India`s top space scientists praised China`s maiden mission of manned docking of its space.

Nair given adequate chance to explain: Govt

Government said former ISRO chief G Madhavan Nair was given a "due and adequate chance" by a high-level panel to put forth his views on the action taken against him in connection with irregularities in the Antrix-Devas deal.

Antrix-Devas: Centre finds lapses on Nair`s part

Centre told CAT that there were "lapses" and "irregularities" on the part of the former ISRO Chairman G Madhavan Nair in the Antrix-Devas deal.

Nair given chance to explain Antrix-Devas: Govt

Government on Thursday dismissed former
ISRO chief G Madhavan Nair`s claims that he was not given a chance to give his views on Antrix-Devas deal.

IAA meet: Govt refuses to foot Nair`s trip to Paris

The Govt has refused to foot the travel bill of former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair to Paris to attend a meeting of the prestigious IAA.

Govt seeks time for filing reply to ISRO x-chief

Government on Tuesday sought three weeks for instructions and filing of reply to former ISRO Chairman G Madhavan Nair`s plea in the CAT.

Nair`s allegations should be probed: Pillai

Former ISRO Chairman G Madhavan Nair`s allegations on the possibility of an international conspiracy , needs to be seriously probed.

Ex-ISRO chief refused info under RTI query on his blacklisting

Former ISRO chief G Madhavan Nair said the Department of Space has refused to reveal the reasons, sought by him under an RTI query, for blacklisting him.

Nair demands fresh probe into Antrix-Devas deal

Nair said he wrote the letter to the PMO accusing the DoS of having got the entire thing completely wrong while deciding the
cancellation and other issues concerning the Antrix-Devas deal.

Aerospace wizard Narasimha quits Space Commission

Aerospace scientist Professor Roddam Narasimha has resigned from the Space Commission to protest against the Union Government’s decision to blacklist former ISRO chief G Madhavan Nair.

Antrix moves court against Devas

Antrix, which cancelled its agreement with Devas, filed the petition before the Additional City Civil and Session Court.