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ISRO celebrates diamond jubilee of first sounding rocket launch

NEW DELHI, NOVEMBER 26: The Diamond Jubilee of India's first sounding rocket launch from Thumba in Kerala coincides with the year 2023 which saw the historic twin feats of Chandrayaan-3 and Aditya-L1 missions, said Union Minister of State for Space Jitendra Singh. The year 2023 will also go down in history as the year when Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared August 23, the day Chandrayaan-3 landed on the Moon, as 'National Space Day', he said. Jitendra Singh, who is also the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology...
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Army celebrates diamond jubilee of key battle during Chinese aggression

Itanagar, October 18: The Indian Army is celebrating the diamond jubilee of the Battle of Walong which is as an example of bravery and sacrifice made by the bravehearts of the force in the face of Chinese aggression in 1962. Sixty years ago the Indian Army gave a "bloody nose" to the Chinese in the Battle of Walong, Tezpur-based Defence spokesperson Lt Col AS Walia said in a statement. "The Indian Army launched its only counterattack during the war to stall the advancing People's Liberation Army (PLA) soldiers. The bravehearts...