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A P J Abdul Kalam


Why is World Students' Day celebrated on APJ Abdul Kalam's birth anniversary

October 15, 2020 11:01 am

To honour his efforts, in 2010, the United Nations Organisation (UNO) declared October 15 as World Students’ Day

Explained: Named after APJ Abdul Kalam, what is India's K missile family

October 10, 2020 2:27 pm

A look at what this family of missiles is, their strategic importance as a nuclear deterrent and their recent tests.

A P J Abdul Kalam’s vision for development has special resonance today

July 28, 2020 8:38 am

Kalam dreamt of a developed India. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been leading the people on a journey to achieve Kalam’s dream.

I will be honest if elected as Tamil Nadu CM, says Kamal Haasan

October 16, 2019 1:39 pm

Kamal Haasan, who projects himself as an alternative to the Dravidian parties, said, “If I am elected as the Chief Minister, I will be honest. Not just me, whoever comes to power should be like that.”

Chandrayaan-2: What Dr Abdul Kalam said on failure after ISRO's SLV-3 mission crashed

September 07, 2019 7:00 am

"When failure occurred, the leader of the organisation owned that failure. When success came, he gave it to his team. The best management lesson I have learned did not come to me from reading a book; it came from that experience," Abdul Kalam had said.

APJ Abdul Kalam: India remembers 'Missile Man' on his fourth death anniversary

July 27, 2019 4:42 pm

APJ Abdul Kalam, an aerospace scientist, served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007 and was widely referred to as the people's president.

Chandrayaan-2: Here's what A P J Abdul Kalam said on India's lunar mission

July 22, 2019 4:29 pm

Former President A P J Abdul Kalam, who was also an aerospace scientist and was widely known as the ‘Missile Man of India’, had advised ISRO and NASA scientists on Chandrayaan-2 nearly 10 years ago.

Have to handle failures with a stout heart: APJ Abdul Kalam

April 30, 2019 6:00 am

While it is important to manage success, it is even more important to manage failure, believed the former President of India.

APJ Abdul Kalam's kin seek to defuse row over Gita sculpture in memorial

July 30, 2017 6:04 pm

The engraved wooden copy of Bhagavad Gita sculpted along with the statue had drawn opposition from various quarters.

Work culture in central govt offices has changed under NDA: PM Modi

July 27, 2017 8:29 pm

Lauding the commitment of all the DRDO officials, painters, workers, engineers, architects in executing the project within the time, Modi said to meet the deadline they all worked up to two hours more per day without any overtime wages.


10 quotes by APJ Abdul Kalam that will move and motivate you

October 15, 2019 10:49 am

APJ Abdul Kalam, former president of India was an inspiring and motivational figure. On his birth anniversary today, here are some inspirational quotes and thoughts by him.

Sunny Leone pips Narendra Modi as Google Zeitgeist most-searched Indian of 2015

December 17, 2015 3:13 pm

Making it to the Google's most searched Indians list are actors Sunny Leone, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and singer Yo Yo Honey Singh.