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Boxing: Mohammad Hussamuddin sails into QF        Leading garment exporter Kitex Group to invest Rs 2,400 cr in Telangana        Taliban continue restrictive policies on women's education, resume secondary school lessons only for male students        Sidhu is a 'friend of Pakistan', will oppose if he is appointed CM: Amarinder Singh        Schools in Kerala to reopen from Nov 1        Amarinder Singh resigns as Punjab CM, says will not accept Sidhu for top post        Sachin stuns World Championships medallist Gaurav Bidhuri        Sensex, Nifty snap winning streak, end in red        Rahul attacks BJP govt over unemployment issue        International community must think carefully, consult before giving acceptance to new Kabul regime: PM Modi        Kerala to allot 36.84 acres land to TCS, aims to create 10,000 jobs        GST Council relief for Covid drugs, plan to include petrol, diesel in GST net off the table        Vishal Bhardwaj, Netflix come together for their upcoming spy thriller Khufiya        Kohli to step down as T20I captain after T20 WC, will continue as ODI & Test skipper        Bringing diesel, petrol in GST may be discussed in Council meeting, also on agenda is taxing Swiggy, Zomato        Australia, UK, US announce new partnership 'AUKUS'; to help Canberra acquire nuclear-powered subs        Six states including UP, Delhi and Haryana report dengue outbreak: Govt        PDP leader Poonthura Siraj passes away        Delhi-Katra road journey to be reduced to 6 hours: Gadkari        HC grants anticipatory bail to Punjabi singer Gurdas Maan        
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'Stronger Academia-Industry collaboration needed in space sector'
 
Thiruvananthapuram, Dr AS Kiran Kumar, former Chairman of ISRO has called for a stronger Academia-Industry collaboration in the space sector in which the motto of ‘Space for Earth’ has been shifted to ‘Space for Space’.
Kiran Kumar, who is also member of Space Commission, said strong industry collaboration would result in making outer space a major economic resource and make our country a super power in the sector.
Delivering the 7th Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Lecture, in connection with the 15th Foundation Day of Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram, Dr. Kiran Kumar emphasized the need for utilizing the intellectual resources of prestigious institutes like IIST in setting up short, medium and long term projects for the benefit of Indian Space programme.
IIST-ISRO Interface meeting, IIST-Industry meet, IIST @ Schools, various programmes organized by Alumni and Hindi Day Celebrations were held as part of Foundation Day celeberations.
As part of the Institute’s efforts to give back to society, an outreach program viz., IIST @ Schools was organised along with an NGO viz., Kumari Aruvial Perumai. 206 students from different schools of Kanyakumari district participated in the programme on-line.
Dr. BN Suresh, Chancellor of the Institute chaired the plenary session. S. Somanath, Director IIST & VSSC, Dr. Sam Dayala Dev, Director IISU, Dr. YVN Krishnamurthy, Registrar IIST, Radhakrishnan Durairaj, Chairman and MD of New Space India Ltd (NSIL), Col. HS Sankar VSM (Retd)/ CMD Alpha Design Technologies were present.
Scientific Secretary, ISRO, Director CBPO, Directors from other ISRO Centres and Units, dignitaries from ISRO HQ, Deans, Head of the Departments and faculty of IIST also participated in the events.


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ENTERTAINMENT NEWS
Vishal Bhardwaj, Netflix come together for their upcoming spy thriller Khufiya
 Mumbai, Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj and Netflix have come together for their upcoming spy thriller Khu  
HC grants anticipatory bail to Punjabi singer Gurdas Maan
Amitabh Bachchan, Sadhguru to participate in Global Citizen live broadcast
Telugu Film actor Dharam Tej hurt in road mishap; is stable but under assisted respiration in ICU
INTERNATIONAL NEWS
Taliban continue restrictive policies on women's education, resume secondary school lessons only for male students
 Kabul, Since capturing power more than a month ago the Taliban has been imposing restrictive rules f
International community must think carefully, consult before giving acceptance to new Kabul regime: PM Modi
Australia, UK, US announce new partnership 'AUKUS'; to help Canberra acquire nuclear-powered subs
Female footballers from Afghanistan flee to Pakistan to escape Taliban
NATIONAL NEWS
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 Chandigarh, Captain Amarinder Singh, who resigned as the chief minister of Punjab on Saturday, accus
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Six states including UP, Delhi and Haryana report dengue outbreak: Govt
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