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ISRO to Launch 31 satellites in a Single stroke

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The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) continues in showing its remarkable hardworking in the field of space technology. On Friday, December 29 ISRO has announced that it would launch 31 satellites, including the earth observation spacecraft Cartosat on January 10, 2018.

ISRO has been one of the renowned organisation which has been working for the development of the country in the branch of Space technology.

Among the 31 satellites, India will include its Cartosat-2 series earth observation satellite. After the launch of navigation satellite, IRNSS-1H in August which is unsuccessful this launch will be the first Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) mission said a senior ISRO official to All India Radio.

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A space official on Saturday said that India will launch all the 31 satellites from its spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh on January 10, including the earth observation spacecraft Cartosat.

Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C40 will be launched from the spaceport in Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota around 100 kilometres from Chennai.

Among the 31 satellites 28 nanosatellites from other countries including Finland and the United States and one micro and one nanosatellite from India. On August 31, India’s mission to launch its backup navigation satellite IRNSS-1H on board PSLV-C39 ended unsuccessfully after a technical fault on the final leg following a perfect launch.

According to ISRO, Cartosat-2 series satellite launch is a follow-on mission with the primary objective of providing high-resolution scene-specific spot imageries. It carries special cameras called  Panchromatic and Multi-spectral cameras and they have the capacity to produce high-resolution data.

Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV -C37 has launched the first Cartosat-2 series satellite along with 103 co-passenger satellites in a single flight in the month of February this year. In the Cartosat-2 series, this satellite would be the third satellite.
India’s premier space organisation has got lavish praise for its capacity to produce good quality products that too at low costs.

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Maharashtra Farmers withdraw protest: Gov agrees to demands

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It is not easy for the Indian farmers to be identified for their protests. But in Maharashtra farmers were successful in bringing down the government to agree their demands. Over 35,000 farmers who started a long rally on March 6 and walked 185 kilometres from Nashik to Mumbai to meet the Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.

For not to cause any disturbance to the public the farmers have decided to march at night Their protest finally ended on a positive note. On Monday evening Maharashtra government announced that they have agreed most of the farmers’ demands including the right to forest land and waiver of loans. So that farmers have decided to withdraw their protest as the government agrees to their demands.

Thousands of farmers across Maharashtra started a long march from Nashik and reached Mumbai to voice their demands includes a complete farm loan waiver, implementation of  M.S. Swaminathan Commission report, transfer of forest lands to tribal farmers, higher rate for what they produce, securing land rights under the 2006 Forest Right Act.

Most of the opposition parties like Congress, NCP, MNS, and Shiv Sena leaders have supported the farmers and their protest against the government.

Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray said that I don’t see the red flags, I saw their red blood which is the same as ours, whichever the flag they carry, whoever their political hero government has to hear them. It is unfortunate to be insensitive to those who feed us and put ideological cages on them.

Rahul Gandhi tweeted the Congress party stands with the farmers and tribals marching to protest against the Central and state governments. ” I appeal to PM Modi and the CM to not stand on ego and to accept their just demands he added.

The farmers were led by the All India Kisan Sabha, and the government has arranged a special train for the farmers to go to their homes.

 

 

 

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Irrfan Khan diagnosed with rare disease Neuroendocrine Tumour

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51-year-old actor Irrfan Khan has revealed about his health condition. Few days ago he told that he is suffering from a rare disease. He said that he has been diagnosed with a rare disease called a neuroendocrine tumour. He wrote on Twitter soon he will share the details about the disease.

Earlier this month Irrfan Khan tweeted about his disease and said he is going out of the country for the treatment. He requesting all his fans to continue sending their wishes. NEURO is not always about the brain it is not easy to search for the disease and to know about the disease on google.

Irrfan begins his statement with a quote by Margaret Mitchell — “Life is under no obligation to give us what we expect.  “The unexpected makes us grow, which is what the past few days have been about.  Learning that I have been diagnosed with NeuroEndrocine Tumour as of now has admittedly been difficult, but the love and strength of those around me and that I found within me has brought me to a place of hope.

The journey of this is taking me out of the country, and I request everyone to continue sending their wishes. As of the rumours that were floated NEURO is not always about the brain and googling is the easiest way to do research.  To those who waited for my words, I hope to be back with more stories to tell.”

Irrfan Khan tweeted on March 5 “Sometimes you wake up with a jolt with life-shaking you up. The last fifteen days, my life has been a suspense story. Little had I known that my search for rare stories would make me find a rare disease,” I have never given up and have always fought for my choices and always will.

My family and friends are with me and we are working it out the best way possible. In trying time, please don’t speculate as I will myself share with you my story within a week – ten days when the further investigations come with a conclusive diagnosis. Till then wish the best for me.

 

 

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