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Abdul Kalam's word of caution on 'Make in India'

 Late President APJ Abdul Kalam was a tad cautious about 'Make in India' campaign saying though it's "quite ambitious", it has to be ensured that India does not become the low-cost, low-value assembly line of the world.

Oct 18, 2015, 13:33 PM IST

IIM-Shillong announces programmes on Kalam's birth anniversary

Indian Institute of Management Shillong is launching a Centre for Policy Research to honour former president APJ Abdul Kalam, whose 85th birth anniversary is on Thursday.

Oct 15, 2015, 20:58 PM IST

Meghalaya MLAs pay rich tributes to APJ Abdul Kalam

Legislators in Meghalaya paid rich tributes to former president APJ Abdul Kalam, who died here on July 27, during the obituary reference on the first day of the Autumn session of the Assembly on Wednesday.

Sep 16, 2015, 16:06 PM IST

Dr Kalam's body to be flown to hometown Rameshwaram for last rites

The body of former President APJ Abdul Kalam, who died after suffering a cardiac arrest during a lecture at the IIM-Shillong on Monday, will be flown to his hometown of Rameshwaram on Wednesday.

Jul 29, 2015, 06:51 AM IST

President, PM lead nation in paying tributes to Dr APJ Abdul Kalam; funeral in Rameswaram on Thursday

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the nation on Tuesday in paying tributes to former president APJ Abdul Kalam.

Jul 28, 2015, 23:13 PM IST

APJ Abdul Kalam's funeral: Why Rameswaram was chosen over New Delhi?

The funeral of former president of India, APJ Abdul Kalam, who passed away in Shillong on Monday night will be held in Rameswaram, his birth place, on July 30 with full military honours.

Jul 28, 2015, 21:58 PM IST

Punjab and Haryana Governor condoles Dr Kalam's death

Punjab and Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki on Tuesday expressed deepest condolence over the death of former President APJ Abdul Kalam.

Jul 28, 2015, 20:36 PM IST

Envoys of several countries pay homage to Dr Kalam

Envoys of several countries including Pakistan on Tuesday paid homage to former President APJ Abdul Kalam whose mortal remains were brought here from Shillong, where he died last night.

Jul 28, 2015, 20:33 PM IST

Kalam was a simple man with a great soul: Uttarakhand Governor

Uttarakhand Governor KK Paul and Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday expressed grief at the death of former President APJ Abdul Kalam describing him as a simple man with great soul whose loss is irreparable for the nation.

Jul 28, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

'Dr Kalam wanted youth to prevent Tamil language from fading'

Recalling former President APJ Abdul Kalam, his 84-year-old college mate Sampathkumar said that he wanted younger generation to prevent the Tamil language from fading into oblivion.

Jul 28, 2015, 20:27 PM IST

Seven-day state mourning in Manipur in honour of Dr Kalam

Manipur government on Tuesday announced a seven-day state mourning in honour of former President APJ Abdul Kalam.

Jul 28, 2015, 20:26 PM IST

Tripura CM Manik Sarkar condoles Dr Kalam's death

Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar on Tuesday condoled the death of former president A P J Abdul Kalam and said his death is an irreparable loss to the nation.

Jul 28, 2015, 20:23 PM IST

Kalam's life will be taught in schools: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

A lesson on the life of late former president APJ Abdul Kalam will be taught in schools across Madhya Pradesh in a bid to make students ideal citizens in their life, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said here on Tuesday.

Jul 28, 2015, 19:16 PM IST

India's 'original rocket man': Abdul Kalam's phenomenal contribution to Science

India's most loved president, renowned scientist and Bharat Ratna, APJ Abdul Kalam passed away after suffering a cardiac arrest while delivering a lecture to students at IIM-Shillong on Monday evening. He was 84.

Jul 28, 2015, 12:55 PM IST

Thousands pay homage to Dr APJ Abdul Kalam: As it happened on Tuesday

The body of India's favourite (former) president APJ Abdul Kalam, who passed away in Shillong, Meghalaya, on Monday evening, was brought to Delhi on Tuesday afternoon. Kalam died after suffering a massive cardiac arrest.

Jul 28, 2015, 09:20 AM IST

APJ Abdul Kalam will be remembered fondly: Sonia Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday said she was "deeply saddened" at the death of former president APJ Abdul Kalam, and he will be "missed dearly and remembered fondly by every Indian.

Jul 28, 2015, 00:23 AM IST

APJ Abdul Kalam – From Rameswaram to Rashtrapati Bhavan he conquered everyone with his smile

If there is one enduring aspect of former president APJ Abdul Kalam, who passed away in Shillong on Monday, that is his smile.

Jul 27, 2015, 23:16 PM IST

Sixth annual convocation of IIM-Shillong held

All together 150 students studying management at the IIM-Shillong graduated on Tuesday during the 6th Annual Convocation held at its temporary Mayurbhanj Complex here.

Apr 07, 2015, 14:44 PM IST

Compile findings as part of `Vision 2030`: Kalam

Former president APJ Abdul Kalam Friday asked IIM-Shillong students to compile their findings and suggestions on various topics as part of their "Vision 2030 for the Dimensions of Development in India".

Jul 25, 2014, 21:49 PM IST

Emerge as creative leaders: Kalam to IIM students

Former president APJ Abdul Kalam Thursday urged students of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM)-Shillong to emerge as creative leaders to bring about the required change in the country.

Jul 24, 2014, 20:27 PM IST