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There will be a new dawn: Modi on Chandrayaan-2 Monday, September 9th, 2019

BENGALURU, (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked ISRO scientists not to get disheartened by the hurdles in the moon mission Chandrayaan-2 and asserted that there will be a "new dawn" ISRO's plan to soft land Chandrayaan-2's Vikram module on the Lunar surface did not go as per..

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India locates lander lost on final approach to moon Sunday, September 8th, 2019

NEW DELHI (AP): The lander module from India’s moon mission was located on the lunar surface on Sunday, one day after it lost contact with the space station, and efforts are underway to try to establish contact with it, the head of the nation’s space agency said. The Press Trust of India news..

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Pakistan denies use of airspace to Indian president Saturday, September 7th, 2019

NEW DELHI, (AFP): Pakistan on Saturday said it had denied India's President Ram Nath Kovind permission to fly through its airspace -- access to which is usually granted -- due to New Delhi's recent "behaviour". The decision comes at a time of high tension between the two nuclear-armed South Asian..

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India loses touch with lander on its final approach to moon Friday, September 6th, 2019

By SHEIKH SAALIQ, NEW DELHI (AP): India’s space agency said it lost touch Saturday with its Vikram lunar lander as it made its final approach to the south pole of the moon to deploy a rover to search for signs of water. The fate of the lander — whether it crashed or landed — wasn’t..

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Former finance minister and BJP stalwart Arun Jaitley dies Saturday, August 24th, 2019

NEW DELHI, (PTI): Arun Jaitley, who as finance minister ushered in India's biggest tax reforms and was the chief trouble-shooter of the BJP and the Modi government, died at the AIIMS here on Saturday after battling multiple health issues for the last several months. He was 66. In a brief..

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The ECB’s Beggar-thy-Trump Strategy Monday, September 16th, 2019

On September 12, the European Central Bank decided to launch yet another asset-purchase program, with plans to buy €20 billion ($22 billion) in new securities per..

Oiling for War: The Houthi Attack on Abqaiq Sunday, September 15th, 2019

The Meritocracy Muddle Sunday, September 15th, 2019

FALSE PROPAGANDA ABOUT SLOW DOWN OFINDIAN ECONOMY Saturday, September 14th, 2019

India’s Democratic Dictatorship Friday, September 13th, 2019