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  • Madhavan Nair removed from Bharat Electronics Limited Board of Directors

    Madhavan Nair removed from Bharat Electronics Limited Board of Directors

    Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has removed former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman G Madhavan Nair from its Board of Directors as he was barred from holding any government post for his role in the controversial Antrix-Devas deal.

  • CAG slams Madhavan Nair for Antrix-Devas deal: 10 developments

    CAG slams Madhavan Nair for Antrix-Devas deal: 10 developments

    One of India's best-known scientists, G Madhavan Nair, takes much of the rap in a report on the deal he sanctioned with a company named Devas during his term as the head of the Indian Space Research Organization or ISRO. The government's auditor fin...

  • Antrix-Devas deal: CAG report slams Madhavan Nair

    Antrix-Devas deal: CAG report slams Madhavan Nair

    The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has come down heavily on the former Department of Space Secretary G Madhavan Nair in the controversial Antrix-Devas deal.

  • Akshay Kumar to remake Malayalam film

    Akshay Kumar to remake Malayalam film

    Akshay Kumar will be starring in the Hindi remake of a Malayalam romcom The Arab, The Camel and P Madhavan Nair directed by Priyadarshan.

  • ISRO refuses to share details on Nair's complaint

    ISRO refuses to share details on Nair's complaint

    Indian Space Research Organisation has refused to share details of the progress of former space agency chief G Madhavan Nair's complaint on the action taken against him in the controversial Antrix-Devas deal, saying a probe was still on in the matter...

  • Space department has refused to reveal reasons for blacklisting me: Ex-ISRO chief Nair

    Space department has refused to reveal reasons for blacklisting me: Ex-ISRO chief Nair

    Former chief of the Indian Space Research Organisation or ISRO, G Madhavan Nair, has said that the Department of Space (DoS) has refused to reveal the reasons, sought by him under an RTI query, for blacklisting him and three other space scientists ov...

  • Nair writes to PM's office, demands fresh probe into Antrix-Devas deal

    Nair writes to PM's office, demands fresh probe into Antrix-Devas deal

    Expressing reservations over the Prathyush Sinha-led committee probe into the controversial Antrix-Devas spectrum allocation row, former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair has urged the PMO for a fresh "comprehensive" enquiry into the issue.

  • ISRO row: There were lapses, but action demoralising, says space scientist to NDTV

    ISRO row: There were lapses, but action demoralising, says space scientist to NDTV

    Eminent scientist Roddam Narasimha, the senior-most member of the Space Commission, who resigned yesterday to protest the blacklisting of former chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) G Madhavan Nair and three others in connection ...

  • Devas deal fallout: Top space scientist resigns

    Devas deal fallout: Top space scientist resigns

    Eminent scientist Roddam Narasimha, the senior-most member of the Space Commission, has resigned to protest the blacklisting of former chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation, G Madhavan Nair and three others in connection with the Antrix-...

  • Ex-ISRO chief Nair misled the nation, says Prime Minister's Office

    Ex-ISRO chief Nair misled the nation, says Prime Minister's Office

    The report released by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) indicting its former chief G Madhavan Nair has sparked off a war of words between him and the government. After Mr Nair called the government's report "one-sided", that found "serio...

  • Former ISRO chiefs keep mum on Antrix-Devas deal reports

    Former ISRO chiefs keep mum on Antrix-Devas deal reports

    Former Chiefs of ISRO today chose to keep mum on the findings of the two reports based on which punitive action has been taken against four space scientists on the Antrix-Devas deal.

  • ISRO report indicts ex-chief Nair, finds lapses in Antrix-Devas deal

    ISRO report indicts ex-chief Nair, finds lapses in Antrix-Devas deal

    Just a week after the government barred four scientists including former chief of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), G Madhavan Nair, from holding any official position over their alleged role in the controversial Antrix-Devas deal, ISRO ...

  • Ex-ISRO chief quits as IIT-Patna Chairman

    Ex-ISRO chief quits as IIT-Patna Chairman

    In the eye of a storm, former ISRO Chairman G Madhavan Nair has stepped down as Chairman of the Board of Governors of IIT-Patna. Nair, who has been barred from holding any government post for his alleged role in the controversial Antirx-Devas deal, w...

  • Ex-ISRO chief Madhavan Nair likens situation to imprisonment of Galileo

    Ex-ISRO chief Madhavan Nair likens situation to imprisonment of Galileo

    The space wars continue. G Madhavan Nair, the former head of the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) today said, "In medieval times, you have heard of Galileo put in prison by the King. If Indian scientists are also treated like this, God save ...

  • Ex-ISRO chief Nair free to appeal against 'ban': Govt

    Ex-ISRO chief Nair free to appeal against 'ban': Govt

    The government has refused to budge from its decision to blacklist one of India's most eminent scientists, G Madhavan Nair, from government jobs. When Mr Nair was Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation or ISRO, a deal was signed with a co...

  • Top 5 facts about ISRO controversy

    Top 5 facts about ISRO controversy

    India's community of scientists is engulfed in controversy. The former chief of the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), G Madhavan Nair, has threatened to take the government to court if it bans him from holding government jobs. Here's why.

  • Am I worse than terrorist, asks 'banned' ex-ISRO chief Nair

    Am I worse than terrorist, asks 'banned' ex-ISRO chief Nair

    One of India's best-known scientists, G Madhavan Nair, who also headed the Indian Space Research Organization or ISRO, has been blacklisted for government jobs. The government's decision is based on Mr Nair's alleged role in allotting valuable and sc...

  • India to get its own low-cost dreamliner soon

    India to get its own low-cost dreamliner soon

    India can soon boast of its very own low-cost, passenger plane. That's right. For the very first time, the country has embarked upon a project to design and manufacture its first, indigenous passenger aircraft. Called the National Civilian Plane, it ...

  • Finding space for a challenging career

    Finding space for a challenging career

    ''Space science offers many challenges and prospects for students but not many are aware of them. Only by creating awareness on the vast possibilities in the field can students be attracted to it,'' said G Madhavan Nair

  • K Radhakrishnan to be new ISRO Chairman

    He takes over after Dr G Madhavan Nair who is scheduled to retire at the end of the month.

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