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 |  Quantum Leap  |  3-minute read
India space superpower, Chandrayaan 2 launch, Mission shakti, Chandrayaan-2

The race to the moon: Once taking baby steps in the space arena, India has now become a force to be reckoned with

With Chandrayaan-2 being launched, and Gangayaan in the works, India has established itself as a space superpower.


 |  7-minute read
MIG 21, 2019 general elections, Asat test, Mission shakti

Mission Shakti: Totally in time and absolutely needed, PM Modi has made the perfect move with his announcement

Questions about the need and timing of developments on security issues are a thinly disguised attempt to undermine the credibility of the Modi govt. They also reflect the opposition's deep jealousy.


 |  7-minute read
Narendra Modi, Nyay, Rahul Gandhi, Mission shakti

Why I think PM Modi's Mission Shakti announcement was in fact just empty space!

The fact is, Congress President Rahul Gandhi's NYAY announcement has the BJP gasping and the 'Shakti' dramatics were just that - dramatics.


 |  4-minute read
Mission shakti india, Anti-satellite, Asat india, Mission shakti satellite

Mission Shakti: Awesome, yes, but 5 things PM Narendra Modi could have announced instead of this!

On Wednesday, Modiji addressed the nation on a crucial new development. And yes, it was a Shakti-shali speech!


 |  5-minute read
Space research, Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha elections 2019, Mission shakti

Mission Shakti: Technology demonstrator or new weapon in the arsenal?

The Project Shakti technology demonstrator brings out India’s latent capability to detect, track and destroy satellites in orbit. It is unclear whether this test was a one-off or the start of a formal ASAT programme.


 |  SITREP  |  4-minute read
Space, Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha elections 2019, Mission shakti

Mission Shakti: India's satellite strike in space is as significant as its nuclear tests

The ability to accurately destroy a satellite gives a powerful message to our adversaries. They are forewarned to not cross any red lines, even in space.