Distinguished Scientist who worked with devotion and contributed immensely to India’s Space Programme

Newsroom24x7 Network We are republishing this article first published by Newsroom24x7 on 16 December 2020 to salute and honour Distinguished Scientist Tapan Misra for the new innings he is starting Friday, 29 January 2021 on retirement from Department of Space, Government of India, after devoting most part of his life to India’s Space Programme. Tapan… Read More Distinguished Scientist who worked with devotion and contributed immensely to India’s Space Programme

The Distinguished ISRO scientist who loves the nation and works with devotion

Newsroom24x7 Network India had retaliated to the Uri terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir, by conducting a successful surgical commando strike and hitting terrorist launch pads across the Line of Control (LoC) on 28 September 2016. The commando strike took Pakistanis by surprise. They were under the impression that the regions are almost perennially covered… Read More The Distinguished ISRO scientist who loves the nation and works with devotion

Major policy change hidden in “Atmanirbhar” Programme

Tapan Misra Dateline July 2012. Just a couple of months back we launched RISAT satellite. I was visiting US State Department in Washington DC as part of Indo US dialogue on space. During the “samosa break”, I mean snack break offering Samosa to participants, Charles Bolden, NASA Administrator, took me aside and asked me in… Read More Major policy change hidden in “Atmanirbhar” Programme