CAG indicts Department of Space for delay in oprationalising NavIC

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delh: The latest report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has indicted the Department of Space and ISRO for failure to operationalise NavIC that was to be operational by December 2011 but had not been made operational even at the end of June 2017 and as a result, navigation… Read More CAG indicts Department of Space for delay in oprationalising NavIC

Director U R Rao Satellite Centre gets promoted to Apex Scale in GoI under Merit Promotion Scheme

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the proposal for promotion of Kunhikrishnan P, Distinguished Scientist & Director, U.R. Rao Satellite Centre, Bengaluru from Level 16 of the Pay Matrix (Rs.205400-224400/-) to the Apex scale Level 17 of the Pay Matrix Rs.225000/-) with effect from 1 July 2020 or… Read More Director U R Rao Satellite Centre gets promoted to Apex Scale in GoI under Merit Promotion Scheme

Leadership deficit in ISRO and Modi Government’s initiative to go for Space Sector reforms

Lalit Shastri Over the years and in public interest, Newsroom24x7 has been following closely the working and performance of the Space Headquarters that they prefer to call ISRO, and also different Centres linked with India’s Space Programme and working under Department of Space. The present dispensation virtually scuttled the privatisation move and issued just an… Read More Leadership deficit in ISRO and Modi Government’s initiative to go for Space Sector reforms