'Extending the range of the DF-21D could challenge Indian aircraft carriers if the missiles are launched from southwest China. Also, if Pakistan acquires these systems, these missiles could directly challenge India's aircraft carriers.' Srikanth Kondapalli, who attended China's impressive military parade last week, reports from Beijing. IMAGE: The Dongfang 5B missile system is long range (about 12,000 km) and has multiple independent re-entry capabilities, meaning the missile would hardly be ... Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
APJ Abdul Kalam was a former paper boy who became a national hero in India as the architect of the country's nuclear missile program. In 2002, he was overwhelmingly elected India's 12th president, becoming the third Muslim to hold the post. ...Sydney Morning Herald, 1 month ago APJ Abdul Kalam: India's missile man, an indomitable spirit Jagran Post, 2 months ago Journey from Rameswaram to Raisina Hill Deccan Herald, 2 months ago
If any misfortune event takes place, it would be very catastrophic compared to last four (1947, 1965, 1971, 1999 ) wars. Rationally, the war would be irreparable as both nations might use nuclear weapons. Here, we compare the 'strength' of two Asian nuclear ...Jagran Post, 4 weeks ago
The Odisha Assembly on Tuesday paid rich tributes to former President of India A P J Abdul Kalam and former Odisha Chief Minister J B Patnaik among eight others on the first day of its monsoon session The House was adjourned for the day soon ...The Statesman, 1 month ago Parliament pays rich tributes to India's 'true son' Abdul Kalam Rediff.com, 2 months ago
President Kalam pitched his dreams high. He will be best remembered for that feat, says Ambassador T P Sreenivasan. I went to a television show a day after former President A P J Abdul Kalam collapsed and died at the Indian Institute of Management-Shillong, thinking that it would be a chorus of praise for the most famous former President of India. I thought that it would be blasphemous on my part to voice even the view I had expressed in his own presence once that his vision was over ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Comment · print · T T T+· T- For the students of Block II at Anna University, it was a pleasant surprise when Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam visited them at odd hours. Having completed his stint as the Scientific Advisor to the Prime Minister, ...The Hindu, 2 months ago
Stories of extreme hardship, braving impossible odds and innumerable sacrifices, abound in the lives of nearly 90 per cent of the students in the country. But among them, some perform exceptionally well. Their academic laurels are so brilliant, that at times their CV looks intimidating. And each one acknowledges that it's the right education that made them what they are today. Careers360 had identified 40-odd brilliant students of this country; most of them came from very dire conditions. We ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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