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22 Sep 2018, Edition - 1166, Saturday

FLASH NEWS:

  • Prasad said that the Congress has forgotten Bofors, 2G, and 3G and now he has the audacity of questioning the PM
  • Former Bishop Franco Mulakkal’s lawyer did not oppose custody
  • ‘Now this fertilizer plant will be symbolic of our success’, says PM Modi
  • PM Narendramodi lays foundation stone of Talcher Fertilizer Plant, addresses public meeting
  • 3 SPOs killed in Valley, India calls off talks with Pakistan
  • India third worst hit in world by terror, after Iraq and Afghanistan: US data
  • CBI chief Alok Verma, special director Rakesh Asthana in ugly public spat
  • Franco Mulakkal has been discharged from medical college
  • Sources suggest that Bishop Franco Mulakkal is likely to be arrested today
  • Terrorists abduct, kill three policemen in Kashmir

Coimbatore

PSLV to launch 80 American satellites at one go

Covai Post Network

Thanjavur: At least 80 American satellites will be launched at one go through the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) into space before January 2017, S. Pandian, Deputy Director of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, ISRO, said.

Pandian, who was in Thanjavur to participate in a private function, told media persons today that it would be yet another milestone in the history of aerospace. “We are working towards human space programme. We are trying to send man to the Moon in another four or five years. Man will be sent to moon soon after getting the clearance from the government,” he said.

Scientists, he said, were now working on Aditya Mission, which is meant for studying the solar activities. Aditya Mission will be launched in 2020, he added.

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