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Mangalyaan: Indian Mission to Mars

This essay was written in November 2013 and published ( along with some supplementary eye-catching material) in  Power Politics , December 2013 issue: http://www.powerpolitics.in/Issues/December2013/page31.php     Rajesh Kochhar   On 5 November 2013, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) successfully launched its Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM). Although the Mission has been nicknamed ( continue reading… )

India’s Pride: A Landmark Mars Mission

Power Politics ( Delhi) December 2013 http://www.powerpolitics.in/Issues/December2013/page31.php On 5 November 2013, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) successfully launched its Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM). The poverty argument The Times, London, noted the event by launching a virulent attack on India for its split personality. One third of Indian population has no ( continue reading… )