India Launches Earth Monitoring Satellite


India has successfully launched its advanced earth observation satellite, HysIS, and 30 other international satellites from eight countries. The Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) trusted workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C43, injected the 31 satellites into their designated orbits on November 29. The launch from the spaceport at Sriharikota, in…

Pakistan Needs To Walk The Talk


26th November this year marked the 10th anniversary of the Mumbai attacks. Concerns about unwillingness of Pakistan to bring the perpetrators of 26/11 to justice even after 10 long years of the dastardly attacks in which 166 victims from 15 countries lost their precious lives, poured out in different capitals…

India To Expand Ties With Maldives


The bilateral relations between India and Maldives are in for a sea change. The newly elected President of the island country Ibrahim Mohammed Solih is likely to undertake his maiden foreign visit to India next month. This clearly indicates that the new Maldivian regime attaches great significance to close strategic and…