Abdul Kalam

Dr APJ Abdul Kalam will remain an inspiration for generations to come: Sachin Tendulkar

Tendulkar said that despite Dr Kalam's humble beginnings, he achieved the pinnacle in various fields.

published on : 15th October 2020

Man makes 1,330 postcards with couplets of Thirukkural

A 32-year-old Tirupur man's love for former president of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam took shape of 1,330 handwritten postcards each with one Thirukkural.

published on : 15th October 2020

Here are five scientific contributions of APJ Abdul Kalam on his 89th birth anniversary

As an aerospace scientist, Kalam worked with India's two major space research organisations - Defence Research and Development Organisation and Indian Space Research Organisation.

published on : 15th October 2020

PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to former President APJ Abdul Kalam

APJ Abdul Kalam earned the sobriquet 'Missile Man of India' for his role in the development of India's missile programmes.

published on : 15th October 2020

Yogi government creates Rs 150 crore corpus to give a push to start-ups in UP

However, the newly created corpus would fund the ventures at the stage of ideation, patent registration, participation in domestic and international events.

published on : 22nd August 2020

Bhagat Singh to Abdul Kalam: Hyderabadi youth's inspiration to fall in love with homeland

This Indepenendce Day, Hyderabadi youth tell us if they found any person living or dead, a book or a movie character that has made them fall in love with their homeland.

published on : 15th August 2020

Online convention to pay homage to former president APJ Abdul Kalam

Reminiscing his journey with the former president, Vellaichamy said it was a life-changing experience to work with Kalam and co-author the book 'Manifesto of Change' with him.

published on : 25th July 2020

Abdul Kalam Technological University to hold exams only for final semester students

An online exam conducted at the college level will be held for final semester students of BTech, MTech, MBA and MCA courses. Students can attend the online exams from home.

published on : 22nd July 2020

KTU Exams postponed owing to Covid-19 situation

The varsity had received numerous representations from students and parents seeking postponement of the exams. 

published on : 29th June 2020

Story of a dedicated person: Prakash Javadekar unveils APJ Abdul Kalam's biopic's first look

'Biopic of APJ Abdul Kalam will be released in 2020 itself. We will shoot the movie in 20 days and in the next six months we'll carry out the background work,' said director Daneti. 

published on : 9th February 2020

Moderation row: Kerala governor to hear complaints

Higher Education Minister K T Jaleel is in the dock for his alleged intervention in the awarding of extra moderation marks in both universities through adalats.

published on : 22nd December 2019

DRDO to switch off lights at Odisha's missile testing centre for arrival of Olive Ridleys

A large number of sea turtles have already congregated in sea water near Nasi-1 and Nasi- 2 islands within Gahiramatha.

published on : 2nd December 2019

Nuclear capable Agni-III missile fails in maiden night trial

​The Made-in-India surface-to-surface missile carrying a dummy payload blasted off from an auto-launcher at Abdul Kalam Island in full operational configuration at about 7.15 pm.

published on : 1st December 2019

Kalam's dream and other inside stories from India's moon mission with Dr M Annadurai

In a conversation with Express, Dr Mylswamy Annadurai tells us the inside story about the origins of India's ambitious project to land on the moon.

published on : 13th September 2019

When Vajpayee’s nominee Kalam cruised to victory

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a leader who grew above party lines — a fact  proved when he successfully got the Congress and other regional parties, except the Left Front, to get APJ Abdul Kalam.

published on : 17th August 2018
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