Nambi Narayan, ex ISRO scientist: After SC order, yes, I feel vindicated in some way Explained: Why Kalamsat V 2 is both a small step and a giant leap for India in space ISRO launches military satellite Microsat R Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Kerala Governor P Sathasivam and Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan at the inauguration of the Mounded Storage Vessel at LPG Bottling Plant, in Kochi. (Photo: PTI) Days after the Centre announced Padma Bhushan for former ISRO scientist S Nambi Narayanan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday accused leaders of the Congress led United Democratic Front (UDF) of troubling the scientist for political reasons. He was speaking at a rally in Thrissur on the final day of the state convention of BJP s youth wing Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha. A few decades ago, a hardworking and patriotic ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan was implicated in a fake case just because a few UDF leaders were settling political scores. Imagine, for their own politics, they damaged national interest and troubled a scientist. It is an honour that our government had the opportunity to confer a Padma award on Nambi Narayanan, Modi said.
Bengaluru: The committee formed by the Supreme Court last September to punish the erring police officers involved in ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan;s wrongful arrest and false implication for spying is yet to begin work.Narayanan, 77, who was awarded the Padma Bhushan this year, has been waging a legal battle against the Kerala police officers who accused him of being a Pakistan spy in 1994, a charge he claimed unleashed a catastrophic effect on his career and personal life. Within two years of his arrest, the CBI had exonerated the scientist and filed a closure report in the case.
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Red Sonja producer Avi Lerner announced earlier this week that he would continue to work with director accused sexual predator Bryan Singer on that movie despite the allegations. Now, Anthony Rapp, the actor whose accusations of sexual assault against Kevin Spacey opened the floodgates for dozens of Spacey s survivors to come forward, has tweeted that any actor who works on Red Sonja in light of the allegations against Singer will be called out.
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Police said James Eric Davis Jr. is accused of killing his parents at Central Michigan University. (City of Mount Pleasant)
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According to the police, the accused have been identified as Hemant Aggarwal, Babar Ali and Amit Kumar. "A call was received at police station Tuglak Road, where the caller informed that she was stalked by some persons. A team was rushed to Khan Market and met the caller, a resident of West Punjabi Bagh. She reported that she was followed by three persons from some three to four days and on Monday when she went first to Leela Hotel and then to Khan Market, they followed her, " said a senior police officer.
BY: Alex Griswold Follow @HashtagGriswold January 22, 2019 4:41 pmComedienne Kathy Griffin on Tuesday deleted a tweet that misinterpreted Covington Catholic basketball players' hand signs and accused students of signaling support for Nazism.
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Israel has accused Iran of seeking to establish a military presence in Syria and of transferring advanced weaponry to the Hezbollah terror group in Lebanon. In recent years, the IDF has carried out hundreds of airstrikes against Iranian and Hezbollah targets in Syria, and Israeli officials have expressed concern that an American withdrawal would create a power vacuum in the region, allowing Tehran to expand its military entrenchment near the Israeli border.Graham arrived in Turkey on Friday for a two day visit during which he met Turkish officials including President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.
The mob demanded the arrest of the customer service centre operator of a private bank in the Baraura village who they accused of the death of the student. Allegedly, the accused had thrown the girl on the railway tracks after raping her. Also Read: Vellore Pongal tragedy: Bull dies after a head on collision with another bull during manju virattu event
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi;s office accused the Trump Administration Friday of endangering the security of members of Congress, as well as U.S. troops in Afghanistan, by leaking details of the Congressional delegation;s plans to travel to the combat zone on commercial flights. "The fact that they would leak that we were flying commercial is a danger not only to us, but to other people flying commercial, " Pelosi said Friday. "Its very irresponsible on the part of the President. "
Walter Stolper, 73, is accused of targeting Jews when attempting to torch a Miami apartment building. (Miami Dade County Corrections)