Cabinet okays setting up society for international geological Congress

New Delhi, March 2 : The union cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved setting up a society for organising the 36th International Geological Congress (IGC) in 2020 and promoting geoscience in the Indian subcontinent. An official release said that the “36th International Geological Congress (36IGC)” will be set up under the […]

US company in talks with India to launch communication satellite

New Delhi, March 2 : An American company is holding discussions with Antrix Corporation to put into orbit its communication satellite, using India’s heavy rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV), the government said on Wednesday. A leading space company from the US is under initial phase of discussion with Antrix, to utilise the GSLV launch […]