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SAARC satellite: Modi's space diplomacy puts India into new orbit 30.4.2017 TOI: Home
The South Asia Satellite has 12 Ku band transponders which India's neighbours can utilise to increase communications. Each country will get access to at least one transponder through which they could beam their own programming and there could be common 'south Asian programing' as well.
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Space diplomacy puts India into new orbit 30.4.2017 Deccan Herald - Breaking News Rss Feeds
India embarks on space diplomacy like never before. For the first time, New Delhi is flexing its prowess of space technology by embarking on an unprecedented and un- chartered 'stratospheric diplomacy' through a special Rs 450 crore gift for south Asians. India is carving a very unique place in the universe, this week New Delhi will 'gift' a heavyweight bird in the sky to its neighbours through the 'South Asia Satellite'.India is opening its heart out to its neighbours, explains External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay, adding "neighbourhood first is now being extended beyond the st
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How PM Narendra Modi`s space diplomacy put India into new orbit 30.4.2017 Zee News : India National
India embarks on space diplomacy like never before.
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BCCI team visits Barsapara stadium 30.4.2017 The Assam Tribune
BCCI team visits Barsapara stadium
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Youth must play vital role in changing perception of State: CM 30.4.2017 The Assam Tribune
Youth must play vital role in changing perception of State: CM
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Modi's space diplomacy puts India into new orbit 30.4.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
India embarks on space diplomacy like never before. For the first time, New Delhi is flexing its prowess of space technology by embarking on an unprecedented and un- chartered 'stratospheric diplomacy' through a special Rs 450 crore gift for south Asians. India is carving a very unique place in the universe, this week New Delhi will 'gift' a heavyweight bird in the sky to its neighbours through the 'South Asia Satellite'.India is opening its heart out to its neighbours, explains External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay, adding "neighbourhood first is now being extended beyond the st
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PM Modi's Rs 450 cr satellite gift south Asians puts Isro into new orbit 30.4.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Would cost the participating nations almost $1,500 million over the 12-year life of the satellite
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From Kerala to Delhi: Moving a house 1,500 miles to save it 30.4.2017 TOI: India
The house, recreated in a Delhi farmhouse, is in a garden now. “It seems to belong there, even though the environment is completely different culturally and climatically.“
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Hard rocks from Himalaya may raise flood risk for millions 30.4.2017 DNA: Evolutions
The results could help the researchers improve flood risk maps for the Ganga Plain, a low-lying region covering parts of India, Nepal and Pakistan.
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No statistics, only sticking plaster solutions 30.4.2017 Hindu: News
The lack of data, compounded by a dearth of political and bureaucratic will to invest in data collection, has resulted in the government resorting to knee-jerk measures to tackle drought, rather than devising a long-term strategy.
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Water to the power of four 29.4.2017 Hindu: News
By innovating in integrated water conservation methods, Telangana has developed a replicable model of groundwater recharge, which has improved its water table significantly
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Inspects 29.4.2017 Manipur: E-Pao
Inspects
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Karimnagar to be made drought-free 29.4.2017 Hindu: Home
Aim to keep it as rice bowl: Eatala
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Heart attacks killed farmers, not drought, says govt. 29.4.2017 Hindu: Tamil Nadu
Informs Supreme Court of drought relief disbursed, denies indifference
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No systemic measures yet in disaster management 28.4.2017 Deccan Herald - Analysis
Disaster management wears different attires in various disaster seasons. Let's start with a paradox: according to the latest Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) figures, more than 1,600 people have died in the recent past due to extreme weather events. However, we will never know the exact number of people who have died in heat waves, farmer suicides and cold waves. Of late, the National Disaster Management Agency (NDMA) has been burdened to deal with multiple natural and man-made disasters. Emerging research has shown that climate change is ushering in atmospheric and geological changes, which is throwing up newer future catastrophes. In 2016, the NDMA released the National Disaster Management Plan. This is a step forward in the right direction, but implementation of the plan document is still a far cry. Take the case of the recent Gopalganj flooding in Bihar. In the time it took the state government to declare it a disaster - as was the case - the Union government was unable able to waive of the ...
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Rajnath to brief PM on implementation of development package for J-K 28.4.2017 New Kerala: India News
Rajnath to brief PM on implementation of development package for J-K
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30 farmers committed suicide in 2016-17: TN to SC 28.4.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
The Tamil Nadu government today told the Supreme Court that a total of 30 farmers have committed suicide across the state in 2016-17 and it was taking appropriate measures to deal with the situation.An affidavit filed by the state government before a bench of Justices Dipak Misra and A M Khanwilkar said the kin of 82 farmers, including the 30 farmers who have committed suicide, have been give Rs 3 lakh each as ex-gratia from Chief Minister's Relief Fund.It said as per the reports compiled from information given by different district collectors, 52 of the listed 82 farmers had died of various o
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Germany urges EU not to break off Turkey accession talks 28.4.2017 Zee News : World
Germany on Friday urged fellow EU nations not to end membership talks with Turkey despite deep misgivings over its rights record because the country is key to European interests.
The case of corduroy 28.4.2017 Hindu: Fashion
Fashionistas call for revival of the forgotten corduroy
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Incessant rains flood Arunachal capital 28.4.2017 The Assam Tribune
Incessant rains flood Arunachal capital
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