Tag: Tapan Misra

Chandrayaan-2 and ISRO: Why lose the big picture and orchestrate a shabby controversy

Lalit Shastri After Chandrayaan-2 failed to softland on Moon, a section of national media has created an unfair controversy by describing a well-intended post on social media by Distinguished Scientist Tapan Misra as a “veiled jibe” and “dig at ISRO Chairman Sivan’s leadership” Times of India on Monday, 23 September published a story with the

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“How headline hunters can turn to head hunters”

Newsroom24x7 Network Distinguished Scientist with ISRO Tapan Misra has commented on two news portals that have published news items based on a post by him on his facebook wall. We are reproducing his reaction for the benefit of Newsroom24x7 followers/visitors. “My Facebook post had been picked up by two news portals. Newsroom 24×7 kept the

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Back to childhood

Tapan Misra Today, 13 September 2019, I got a spring on my feet – I felt my age got reduced miraculously by four and half decades. I visited my high school -literally every nook and corner – at the invitation of the present Headmaster Swami Muralidharananda Maharaj. On this year’s Teacher’s Day, Ramakrishna Mission Boys’

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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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Tapan Misra’s story and “Mission Mangal”: From Real Life to Reel Life

Tapan Misra narrates, in first person, the story of dedication of very large number of faceless, unassuming ISROites. At a time when the entire world’s focus is on “Mission Chandrayaan 2” , people are also talking about the Akshay Kumar starrer popular film “Mission Mangal”. The story and plot of this film is inspired by

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