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Kalam’s e-paper ‘billion beats’ now on Facebook


July 11th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 11 (IANS) Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's e-paper 'billion beats' has now started beating on the social media site Facebook."We are happy to start the Facebook page ... Read more...

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Stamping out cancer like corruption biggest challenge: Kalam


February 4th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Feb 4 (ANI): Former president Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam has said that corruption is a cancer engulfing India's political-bureaucratic-judicial system, and requires urgent treatment.He said stamping out corruption is one of ... Read more...

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Kalam to address Delhi Private School in Sharjah


January 23rd, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sharjah, Jan 23(ANI): Former Indian President Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam will preside over an event to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Delhi Private School (DPS) in Sharjah.According to Gulf News, as ... Read more...

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‘Think differently, discover the impossible’, says Kalam to students


December 20th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 20 (ANI): Former President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on Monday called upon the students to discover the impossible, while asking the teachers to encourage the young minds to think ... Read more...

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India launches phase-II of African e-network project


August 16th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug. 16 (ANI): India launched the second phase of pan-Africa e-network and added 12 more countries to the New Delhi-aided long distance education and tele-medicine programme here on Monday.Conceptualized ... Read more...

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Former President Kalam asks youths to work for progress


July 24th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Bhuj (Gujarat), July 24 (ANI): Former President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on Saturday urged the youth to work for peace and progress of the nation.In his address at the first convocation ceremony ... Read more...

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Abdul Kalam cautions youngsters about grave water crisis in future


July 18th, 2010 - 10:38 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, July 18 (ANI): Former President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam has urged youngsters to be aware of water conservation techniques to avoid grave water crisis in future.Kalam said this while addressing ... Read more...

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Kalam terms Bhopal verdict anguishing


June 11th, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Indore, June 11 (ANI): Former Indian President Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam has termed the verdict on the Bhopal gas tragedy as anguishing and said the output of law and judiciary ... Read more...

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BJP not anti-Muslim, it is anti-Pakistan, says Gadkari


January 25th, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashNew Delhi, Jan.25 (ANI): Declining that his party is anti-Muslim, Bharatiya Janata Party President Nitin Gadkari on Monday said that his party is in fact anti-Pakistan, anti-Al Qaeda, Lashkar-e-Taiba, ... Read more...

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Dr. Kalam wants earth, moon and mars to be considered as single economic entity


January 6th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 6 (ANI): Former President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam has said scientists should start considering earth, moon and mars as an economic complex for future habitat expansion of human beings.In ... Read more...

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India Disaster Management Congress begins in Delhi from Wednesday


November 3rd, 2009 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 3 (ANI): The second India Disaster Management Congress will be held at the Vigyan Bhavan in the national capital from Wednesday.The Congress is being organized by the National Institute ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh backs success of Pokhran II tests


August 29th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Barmer (Rajasthan), Aug.29 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Saturday said that a needless controversy had been created over the Pokhran II nuclear tests that took place in May ... Read more...

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Kalam rejects Santhanam’s Pokhran II failure claims, my stand reaffirmed says Jaswant


August 27th, 2009 - 8:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.27 (ANI): Former President Dr. A.P.J.Abdul Kalam on Thursday rejected senior DRDO scientist Dr. K. Santhanam's claims that the Pokhran II nuclear tests held in the month of May 1998 ... Read more...

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Now, Navy chief disagrees with DRDO scientist’s Pokhran failure remark


August 27th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.27 (ANI): Senior DRDO scientist K. Santhanam on Thursday reiterated that there was no question about backing away from his assertion that the 1998 Pokhran II nuclear tests were not ... Read more...

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Former NSA Brajesh Mishra says Pokhran II was successful


August 27th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.27 (ANI): Former National Security Adviser Brajesh Mishra on Wednesday rejected senior DRDO scientist K Santhanam's assertion that the 1998 Pokhran II nuclear tests were not fully successful.Mishra told a ... Read more...

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I don’t believe in brain drain: Kalam


August 8th, 2009 - 11:32 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug. 8 (ANI): Former President Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam on Saturday refused to buy the argument that there was any brain drain in the country, as a substantial amount ... Read more...

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Kalam frisking: FIR filed against four officials of Continental Airlines


July 24th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): The Government on Friday has filed a First Information Report against four employees of a US airline for frisking former Indian president Dr A P J Abdul ... Read more...

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Continental apologises to Kalam over frisking


July 22nd, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) US carrier Continental Airlines Wednesday issued a formal apology to former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam for having subjected him to frisking and even asking him to remove ... Read more...

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Continental Airlines apologises to former President Dr. Kalam for frisking


July 22nd, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): A day after the Government ordered a probe into the frisking of former President Dr.A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in the capital, the ... Read more...

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Kalam to visit Bangladesh from Sunday


July 17th, 2009 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Dhaka, July 17 (ANI): Former Indian president Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will undertake a three-day visit of Bangladesh capital of Dhaka from Sunday.Indian High Commission sources in Dhaka said Kalam ... Read more...

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Advani says, 21 century will belong to India


May 11th, 2009 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar, May 11 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate and senior leader Lal Krishna Advani on Monday said that the 21st century will belong to India even ... Read more...

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Kalam to launch “India Matters” in UAE tomorrow


March 28th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): Former President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will launch the inaugural issue of a monthly magazine titled "India Matters" in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Sunday.The ... Read more...

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Children’’s Science Congress inaugurated at NEHU


January 5th, 2009 - 8:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): The Children''s Science Congress opened today at the North Eastern Hill University (NEHU), providing an opportunity to hundreds of students to have a glimpse of the ... Read more...

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PM to inaugurate Indian Science Congress 2009 in Shillong today


January 3rd, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Shillong, Jan 3 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will inaugurate the 96th Indian Science Congress in North Eastern Hill University (NEHU) here today.The theme this year is "Science Education ... Read more...

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Dr Kalam says national campaign necessary for eradication of terrorism


December 18th, 2008 - 8:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 18 (ANI): Former President Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam today said that a national campaign should be formulated for eradication of terrorism. Speaking to media on the sidelines ... Read more...

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Poll panel notice to BJP over Madhya Pradesh manifesto


November 23rd, 2008 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) The Election Commission Saturday slapped a notice on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as its manifesto for the Madhya Pradesh polls contains photographs of former president A.P.J. ... Read more...

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Thrissur’’s Mahadeva Temple offers knowledgeable books as ”prasad”


October 30th, 2008 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
By Juhan SamuelThrissur, Oct. 30 (ANI): Believe it or not, a temple devoted to Lord Shiva in Mazhuvanchery Village near Kechery in Kerala''s Thrissur District, has a unique convention to dispense ... Read more...

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Kalam launches first of its kind marketing board for disabled


September 22nd, 2008 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , Sept 22 (ANI): The former President Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on Monday launched first of its kind marketing board for the disabled Association for Rehabilitation under National Trust ... Read more...

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Kalam says ”Big Bang ”experiment” spells no trouble


September 10th, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept.10 (ANI): Indian space programme architect and former president, Dr.A.P.J Abdul Kalam said on Wednesday that the ''Big Bang experiment'' is an important contribution to physics and dispelled all ... Read more...

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Kalam to visit Kapurthala in Punjab


July 27th, 2008 - 11:21 am ICT by ANI
Kapurthala, July 27 (ANI): Former president Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will visit Kali Bein in Punjabs Kapurthala District today, to participate in the concluding function to mark the eighth anniversary of ... Read more...

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Government all set to take the nuclear deal forward


July 6th, 2008 - 10:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh will hold discussions with the US President George Bush on the sidelines of the G-8 Summit in Japan, to give the ... Read more...

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Congress going ahead with N-deal even without Left


July 4th, 2008 - 11:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , July 4 (ANI): Congress party on Friday claimed that it has numbers to go ahead with the Indo-US Civil Nuclear deal even if the Left withdraws support.Senior ... Read more...

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Pokhran test was a very important decision: Abdul Kalam


May 10th, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by admin
Bhubaneswar, May 10 (ANI): Former President Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam on Saturday justified the decision to conduct nuclear tests, and termed it as a very important one that strengthened ... Read more...

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Conclude Nuke-deal says former president Dr. Kalam


May 10th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
Bhubaneshwar, May 10 (ANI): Former President Dr. A.P.J.Abdul Kalam has favoured the Indo-US civil nuclear deal to boost country's nuclear energy programme. He rejected suggestions that the deal would undermine country's ... Read more...

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Kalam, Dalai Lama to launch new global initiative for conflict avoidance


January 21st, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan. 21 (ANI): The former President of India, Dr A P J Abdul Kalam, and Tibetan spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, would be the chief guests at the ... Read more...

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