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APJ Abdul Kalam’s statue unveiled in Sambalpur

A life-size bronze statue of former President APJ Abdul Kalam was unveiled at Chandra Sekhar Behera (CSB) Zilla School Chowk in the city to mark the birth anniversary of the Missile Man on Sunday.

published on : 16th October 2017

President Kovind remembers India's Missile Man APJ Abdul Kalam on his birth anniversary

Kovind said India will never forget the remarkable contributions of Kalam in different fields ranging from science to academics.

published on : 15th October 2017

Mystery shrouds engine wreckage found in Bay of Bengal

EVEN as mystery shrouds recovery of metal and engine wreckage days after a loud explosion off West Bengal coast during an air exercise triggering panic among tourists in Digha and Mandarmani, Defence

published on : 30th August 2017

Gandhi, Abdul Kalam and Modi to figure at Madame Tussauds

Wax figures of  Narendra Modi, APJ Abdul Kalam and stalwarts of the freedom movement will be part of a new special zone at Madame Tussauds to be housed at the Regal building. 

published on : 27th August 2017

Want my book to inspire million people: Writer Siddharth Jayakumar

In a world where fate is blamed for failure, Siddharth Jayakumar is an exception — he turned his disability into courage and that made him all that he is today.

published on : 21st August 2017

On wheels: the life and times of Abdul Kalam

Want to know more about India’s missile man? The mobile exhibition ‘Kalam Sandesh Vahini’, an initiative by the House of Kalam and Chinmaya University tells you a lot.

published on : 11th August 2017

With relative placing Bible, Quran near Abdul Kalam statue, Gita row snowballs

Visitors at the newly built memorial for Dr A P J Abdul Kalam witnessed high drama after a Bible and Quran was placed in front of Dr Kalam’s statue on Sunday.

published on : 31st July 2017

Abdul Kalam kin seek to defuse row over Bhagavad Gita sculpture in memorial

His family is seeking to put the row to rest by placing a copy of the Quran and Bible near the statue of the late president.

published on : 30th July 2017

Odisha CM unveils gazette notification renaming Wheeler Island as Abdul Kalam Island

Odisha government has formally named the Outer Wheeler island in Bhadrak district as APJ Abdul Kalam Island as a tribute to the former president on his second death anniversary today.

published on : 27th July 2017

PM Modi inaugurates Kalam Memorial in Tamil Nadu

The prime minister also unveiled a statue of Dr. Kalam, offered floral tributes at his memorial and interacted with his family members.

published on : 27th July 2017

PMO snubs DRDO over Peikarumbu expo launch

Modi’s outright rejection to inaugurate an exhibition at the venue of the memorial of a former DRDO is seen as his attempt to distance from the white elephant, which often faced criticism.

published on : 27th July 2017

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate Abdul Kalam memorial in Rameswaram

After inaugurating the memorial built at an outlay of around Rs 15 crore, Modi will also flag off the 'Kalam 2020 Science Vehicle'.

published on : 26th July 2017

Smart colony for Irula tribes on the cards

After living on the fringes for generations, the ostracised community will move into solar-powered Abdul Kalam Puram in August.

published on : 24th July 2017

Ghibran launches tribute to Dr Kalam

Ghibran has composed the music for a single titled Kalam Salaam, which was launched in the city on Friday.

published on : 22nd July 2017

Odisha: Shadow of erosion over missile test centre at Abdul Kalam Island

The Ministry of Defence has roped in the Indian Institute of Technology and the National Institute of Ocean Technology for protection measures over climate change worries.

published on : 21st July 2017
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