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The woman behind the success of Agni-V
Breaking the glass ceiling to enter a field dominated by men, Tessy Thomas has had to walk the tightrope as a defence scientistand homemaker to achievewhat veryfew women have.Mohammed Siddique......
'India needs a large defence manufacturing base'
Defence Minister A K Antony called upon the private and public sector on Tuesday to join hands to help India achieve self-reliance in defence production, asking them to set up a large, modern......
Woman to head missile project
After rising to the ranks of Lt Generals in the army and Air Marshals in the IAF, a woman is now set to head the country's key missile project.45-year-old Dr Tessy Thomas, one of the around 200......
Kerala HC allows clergy to practise law
The Kerala High Courton Tuesdaypermitted nuns and priests to practise law. A Division Bench, comprising Chief Justice V K Bali and Justice J B Koshy, held that the clergy -priests or nuns - as a......
Nuns, priests can be enrolled as advocates: HC
The Kerala High Court on Monday held that being a priest or nun in itself cannot be a disqualification for enrolment asadvocates and quashed the Bar Council Enrolment Committee's decision not to......
PM for raising spending on scientific research
Noting that India's position in the field of science has been overtaken by China, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday sought an increase in spending on scientific research to at least two per......
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