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Kiran Kumar takes over as space secretary
Kiran Kumar takes over as space secretary

Distinguished space scientist Alur Seelin Kiran Kumar Wednesday took over as secretary of the department of space and chairman of the Space Commission and the state-run ISRO here.

Most-wanted Maoist operative arrested

A prominent member of the Special Area Committee (SAC) of the CPI(Maoists) was arrested from Harwadangal forest under Ramgarh police station limits of Dumka district, senior police officers on Sunday said.

Decoded: Why chromosome errors are high in women`s eggs

Scientists have revealed, for the first time, the mystery behind why chromosome errors are high in women`s eggs.

Scientists must give viable solutions to food, water security problems: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday warned that the country will lack behind in human development unless "internal asymmetries are bridged".

Scientists must give viable solutions to food, water security problems: PM

Asking scientists to find viable solutions to problem like food, environment and water security, PM Manmohan Singh warned country will lack human development unless "internal asymmetries are bridged".

J&K Dy CM in the dock over illegal appointments

Jammu and Kashmir SAC has ordered a regular enquiry into the alleged role of deputy chief minister Tara Chand in the illegal appointments in urban local bodies.

AIIMS: SAC wants judicial probe into student death

A section of students at AIIMS demanded a judicial enquiry into the alleged suicide by a first-year student in his hostel room earlier this month.

`Appointment of advisors, vice-chairpersons legal`

The Jammu and Kashmir government has said the appointments of politicians as advisors and vice-chairpersons to various boards were legal.

PDP for SAC`s independent investigation wing

The PDP said the State
Accountability Commission, the highest anti-corruption body in J&K, should have its independent investigation wing.

CITU demands amendment of J&K Accountability Act

CITU also demanded the payment of a regular honorarium to workers of the non-profit Association for Social and Health Advancement and Mid-Day Meal.

SAC celebrates Air Force day

The Southern Air Command
(SAC), based here, on Friday celebrated the Air Force Day.

Centre re-constitutes Scientific Advisory Council to PM

Mathematician Sujatha Ramadorai, geneticist B K Thelma, physicists Mutansir Barma and A K Sood are among the new entrants to the re-constituted Scientific Advisory Council to the PM.