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Pune: A festival to mark Vikram Sarabhai’s contributions to India’s space sciences

To mark Sarabhai’s birth centenary year, which is in 2019, the Pune SciFi Fest will screen movies, documentaries and host talks based on space sciences during the three-day festival, jointly organised by Aashay Film Club, Sanshodhan,

ISRO to launch TV channel on centenary celebrations of founder Vikram Sarabhai

The TV channel will be targetted at multi-lingual viewers and dedicated to showcasing space applications, developments and science issues. The entire event of celebrations is indicated at an initial outlay of Rs 50 crore.


Mrinalini Sarabhai's 100th birth anniversary: Some interesting facts about the legendary dancer

Mrinalini would often help the needy and emerged as a philanthropist and an activist in Ahmedabad. Being a strict disciplinarian, she was very particular about her dressing style and would not tolerate people coming late.

As GSLV launches and PM Modi cheers, some Gujaratis remember a forgotten son

Renaissance man Vikram Sarabhai laid the foundation of independent India in nuclear and space science as well as the arts, but modern-day Gujarat continues to ignore him

Mallika Sarabhai joins AAP along with 50 supporters

Her joining AAP is seen as a big boost to party because of status of her family in Ahmedabad.

Today's Tagore

A two-day dance drama performance,also the focus of the 36th Vikram Sarabhai International Arts Festival.


Padma Shri for environmentalist Kartikeya Sarabhai

Ahmedabad-based environmentalist and educator Kartikeya Sarabhai,son of the late space scientist Vikram Sarabhai and danseuse Mrinalini Sarabhai,has been chosen for the Padma Shri awards to be given away by the President.

Governor promises steps to improve science institutes

Governor K Sankaranarayanan on Friday said he would take up the sorry state of affairs in science institutes with the government as well as vice-chancellors at the Joint Board of Vice-Chancellors meeting this month.

Ravi Mathai: a rank outsider who became a pillar at IIM-A

The book,Brick by Red Brick: Ravi Mathai and the making of IIM-Ahmedabad,by finance and accounting professor T T Ram Mohan traces IIM-A’s roots beginning from when Ravi J Mathai took over as the first director in 1965.

K Radhakrishnan takes over as ISRO chief

Avionics expert K Radhakrishnan took over as the Chairman of the ISRO from G Madhavan Nair.

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Remembering the legendary danseuse Mrinalini Sarabhai

Legendary dancer Mrinalini Sarabhai passed away on January 21, at the age of 97. Her dance was so closely intertwined with spirituality, that her very existence was indistinguishable from her dance.