Thiruvananthapuram: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
‘Nammal Namukkayi’ will be launched on 21st January
Published: January 20, 2020
To make disaster management at the local level more inclusive, a citizen-centric unique initiative will be launched on Tuesday, 21st January 2020 in the state of Kerala by the Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan from the Girideepam Convention Centre at Thiruvananthapuram. The unique initiative named ‘Nammal Namukkayi’ will offer the people of the state of Kerala ..
Kerala Government signs MoU with VSSC to develop Space Park
Published: August 9, 2019
The Kerala government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC) to support its efforts in promoting Space Technology vertical in the State. The agreement will facilitate VSSC to support the Kerela’s project to set up India’s first state-of-the-art Space Systems Park at Knowledge City in Thiruvanathapuram to attract global ..
Kerala government decides to set up India’s first Space Park
Published: July 22, 2019
The Kerala Government has decided to set up a state-of-the-art Space Systems Park at Knowledge City Thiruvananthapuram to attract global start-ups working in space sector and also develop it as a major manufacturing hub for space-related technology, research and development. The state government has claimed that it will be the India’s first space park. The ..
Topics: A. P. J. Abdul Kalam • Economy of Thiruvananthapuram • Kerala • Science and technology in India • Space programme of India • Technocity, Thiruvananthapuram • Technopark, Trivandrum • Thiruvananthapuram • Vikram Sarabhai • Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre
Dr. NR Madhava Menon, father of modern Indian Legal Education passed away
Published: May 8, 2019
Dr. NR Madhava Menon (84), the renowned academician and father of modern Indian Legal Education, passed away in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala on May 8, 2019. He is credited for revolutionizing the field of legal education by establishing National Law Schools and by conceptualizing the 5-year integrated LLB programme. He was the founder Director of the National ..
Topics: Autonomous law schools in India • Bhopal • Government of India • India • Law school • Legal education • Menon • N. R. Madhava Menon • National Judicial Academy • National Law School of India University • Thiruvananthapuram • West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences
New population of Ultraviolet Stars Identified in the Globular Cluster NGC 2808
Published: March 12, 2019
Astronomers from Thiruvananthapuram and Mumbai have identified a new population of ultraviolet stars in the globular cluster NGC 2808 using the Indian multi-wavelength space observatory AstroSat, launched in September 2015. AstroSat AstroSat is India’s dedicated multi-wavelength space observatory which endeavours for a more detailed understanding of our universe. ASTROSAT observes the universe in the optical, ..
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