According to latest news, country’s advanced communication satellite GSAT-10 was today successfully launched on board Ariane-5 rocket from Europe’s spaceport in French Guiana.
It is said in reports that the GSAT-10 is designed for a life period of around 15-years and is expected to be operational by November and starts working, Direct-To-Home and radio navigation services.
The heaviest satellite GSAT-1o weights around 3,400 kg and it is built by Bangalore-headquartered Indian Space Research Organisation [ISRO]. Read more
Perhaps the country’s most powerful principal secretary to a Prime Minister, Brajesh Mishra, full name Brajesh Chandra Mishra, died in New Delhi on Friday.
It was his birthday on Saturday, he would have been 84-years on 29 September.
Meanwhile, Brajesh Mishra was the 1st National Security Advisor and principal secretary to former Prime Minister of the country, Mr. Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Read more
Finally Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar’s resignation has been accepted by Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Friday, the crucial threat to be blowing in politics as other ready to hit table with their resignation letters.
“I will ask Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan to accept Ajit Pawar’s resignation as Deputy Chief Minister,” Sharad Pawar told reporters, with a warn to other minister immediately resume their work. Read more
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena seems to bow under a row as Delhi Police tightening its grab over MNS Chief Raj Thackeray and has filed a FIR against him, allegedly terming Bihar migrants as ‘infiltrators’ in Mumbai.
Acting Delhi’s court order, the police has registered case against Thackeray for his 31 August critical speech, charged under promoting enmity between religion groups on basis of place of birth, and threatening to throw out of the Mumbai. Read more