APJ Adbul Kalam

  • Kudankulam: Centre's expert panel to meet today November 7, 2011

    Chennai: The Centre's expert committee, set up to allay fears of locals over the controversial Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant, will meet on Monday. This will be the first time that the Centre's 15-member expert panel is meeting after anti-KNPP activists announced setting up of a 21-member committee, comprising scientists and...
  • Santhanam hits back, says NSA not privy to N-test data September 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Former DRDO scientist K Santhanam, who has questioned the success of 1998 Pokhran nuclear tests, on Monday hit out at NSA M K Narayanan, saying the official was "barking up the wrong tree" by contending he was not privy to test measurements and information. Terming the remarks by the...
  • Watch: 'India's nuclear deterrent lacks credibility' August 28, 2009

    India's nuclear tests in Pokhran were successful, says then scientific advisor and former president APJ Adbul Kalam. He was refuting an allegation by atomic weapon scientist Dr K Santhanam that the hydrogen test failed. He said India needs to carry out more tests or our nuclear deterrent lacks credibility. ...
  • Want a haircut like Kalam? Head to his hometown July 25, 2007

    Rameshwaram: He is a distinguished scientist and is popularly known as the people's President who bowed out of office on Tuesday. But how about President Abdul Kalam as a style icon? “There are many people who come here asking for a Kalam haircut. Though it is a little difficult, we do...