Speakup India: Why bury merit in ISRO

Newsroom24x7 Network ISRO’s present leadership crisis perhaps could have been avoided had former ISRO chief Kiran Kumar not refused an extension. Now Sivan being given an extension appears to be an internal maneuvering to keep certain distinguished scientists from getting into the leadership race and an attempt to perpetuate mediocrity. Lalit Shastri, Editor-in-Chief Newsroom24x7, exposed… Read More Speakup India: Why bury merit in ISRO

Preparations for Gaganyaan Mission on track; NavIC operationalised

Newsroom24x7 Network Union Minister for Atomic Energy and Space, Dr.Jitendra Singh told Parliament on Wednesday 10 February 2021 that 26 Companies/startups have approached ISRO seeking technical guidance and facility sharing for their space activity. The Minister said in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha that NavIC (Navigation with Indian Constellation) –… Read More Preparations for Gaganyaan Mission on track; NavIC operationalised

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