Author: Newsroom24x7 Network

Aerosols increase drought severity over the Indian subcontinent

Abhay S.D. Rajput Pune: A team of atmospheric scientists from India, USA and Canada have found that aerosols in the atmosphere can increase the severity of droughts over the Indian subcontinent by as much as 17 per cent during El Nino years. The team led by Dr.Suvarna S. Fadnavis of the Indian Institute of Tropical

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Boxing: Amit Panghal, Kavinder & Ashish Kumar get seeded at AIBA World Championships

Harpal Singh Bedi New Delhi:   Medal contender  Amit Panghal (52kg), Kavinder Singh Bisht (57kg) and Ashish Kumar (75kg)   have  been seeded  and along with Sanjeet  (91 KG)   received  first-round byes ahead of the AIBA Men’s World Championships scheduled to begin in Yekaterinburg, Russia on Monday. “Indian boxers have good chances for medals

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Ahamed leads podium sweep for TVS Racing; Anish spearheads 1-2-3 finish for Idemitsu Honda Ten10 Racing in National Motorcycle Racing Championship

Rajiv Sethu (No.80) en route to winning the Pro-Stock 165cc race (Sept 8)

Newsroom24x7 Network Chennai:  KY Ahamed led a podium sweep for TVS Racing in the premier Pro-Stock 301-400cc category while Anish Shetty spearheaded a 1-2-3 finish for Idemitsu Honda Ten10 Racing while notching his fifth consecutive win in the Pro-Stock 201-300cc class as the fourth round of the MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship

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Essence of leadership: Bhagavan Shri Krishna and Prof. Satish Dhawan

Tapan Misra I always cherish a story, narrated by Shri APJ Abdul Kalam, in his autobiography: “Wings of Fire”. He was the Project Director of SLV 3 programme. The first flight of SLV 3 in 1979 failed. As PD he was supposed to face the press who may not always ask pleasant questions. But in

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Chandrayaan-2 and Lander Vikram: It was not a soft landing

Newsroom24x7 Network Bengaluru: As feared, it was not a soft landing as per plan but a hard landing for Lander Vikram after it had lost contact with the Control facility at the ISRO headquarters here on 7 September 2019. According to available information, Lander has been detected by OHRC (On board High Resolution Camera) with

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ISRO, Chandrayaan-2 & need to plug loopholes

Lalit Shastri The ISRO scientists involved in the Chandrayaan-2 Mission deserve every praise. Notwithstanding the failure to soft land the Lander craft on Moon, the scientists involved in the mission deserve a standing ovation for executing one of the most difficult maneuvers during the historic journey of Chandrayaan-2. Chandrayaan-2 Mission was aimed at taking a

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When Chandrayaan-2 Lander stopped sending signals to ISRO Control Centre

Newsroom24x7 Network Bangaluru: Hours after ISRO Chairman Dr K Sivan had announced from the Control Centre at the ISRO headquarters in Bangalore at 2.18 am Saturday that they have lost signals from Chandrayaan- 2 Lander Vikram when it was at an altitude of 2.1 km, Prime Minister Narendra Modi who was present to witness the

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Table Tennis: Payas enters Asian Cadet Boys final

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Seventh-seed Payas Jain stormed into the Cadet Boys singles final of the 25th Asian Junior and Cadet Championships when he ousted South Korean Lin Yunoh 4-3 (15-13, 11-9, 9-11, 3-11, 11-9, 11-6) at Ulaanbaatar today.  In the process  he also  boked a place in the Asian squad that will compete in

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Pole position for Jagan Kumar, Anish Shetty; teenager Md Mikail sets track alight in Motorcycle Racing Championship

15-year old Md Mikail (Chennai) (Sept 6)

Newsroom24x7 Networ Chennai: Fifteen-year old Md Mikail from Chennai lit up the fourth and penultimate round of the MRF MMSC fmsci Indian National Motorcycle Racing Championship by setting a record of sorts at the MMRT here today and grabbed pole position in the Honda NSF 250R category while TVS Racing’s ace rider Jagan Kumar qualified

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When the world was waiting for the historic landing of Vikram Lander there were some talking of ISRO scientists and NRC

Newsroom24x7 Network Bengaluru: Just when the entire world was waiting on Friday night for the historic landing of Vikram Lander on Moon, a mischievous post had started floated freely on social media obviously by those wanting to rake up an unnecessary controversy by focusing attention on ISRO scientist Jitendra Nath Goswami and pointing out that

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India to provide 1 Billion dollar line of credit to Russia’s far East

Newsroom24x7 Network Vladivostok: India will provide one billion dollar line of credit to further contribute to the development of the Russian Far-East. This was announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, 5 September 2019. He was addressing the Eastern Economic Forum here. Modi said this is the first time that we are giving line

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