Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday described ISRO’s 100th space mission as “a milestone” following the successful launch of its rocket carrying two foreign satellites.
ISRO’s 100th space mission “is a milestone in our nation’s space capability”, Manmohan Singh said after the launch at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre here.
He congratulated scientists and engineers of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). Read more
Japanese electronics major Sony is eyeinga 30 percent market share in the flat panel TV segment in India by the end of this financial year, a top company executive said Friday.
“At present we have a 27 percent market share in the flat panel TV segment. We are eyeing a 30 percent market share by the end of this fiscal,” Sony India senior general manager (sales) Sunil Nayyar told reporters here. Read more
Russia’s new heavy intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) will have a five-tonne warhead, which is four times that of its predecessors, a former military commander said.
“The new ICBM will have a payload four times bigger than that of the Yars missile,” said Col. Gen. Viktor Yesin (retd.), advisor to the Russian Strategic Missile Forces (SMF) commander, who served as SMF chief of staff in 1991-93. Read more
French automobile major Renault Friday launched its Scala sedan priced between Rs.6.99 and Rs.9.57 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
“With the launch of the premium sedan Scala, Renault India is now present across segments of the Indian car market with products which meet our customer expectations and aspirations,” said Marc Nassif, managing director, Renault India. Read more