Whose ‘Shakti’ is that?

Right from the moment Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation Wednesday to announce that the DRDO-developed anti-satellite system (A-SAT) successfully destroyed a live satellite in the low earth orbit, as part of Mission Shakti, a debate is happening on political, intellectual and social media spheres. Continue Reading

Mission Shakti: Rahul congratulates DRDO, showers sarcasm on Modi

The latest announcement by Prime Minister Modi on ‘Mission Shakti’ may have taken the wind out of the sails of the Congress but it recovered quickly.┬áCongress president Rahul Gandhi spread his sarcasm thick and brought the party into the picture. Continue Reading

India fourth nation to enter elite club in space security with A-SAT

Addressing the nation on television, the Prime Minister said, “An anti-satellite weapon (A-SAT), successfully targeted a live satellite on low earth orbit (LEO). India is the fourth nation after the United States of America, Russia and China to have entered this elite club.” Continue Reading