Monday 27th September 2021

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    • India to send three-person crew on landmark space mission India-to-send-three-person-crew-on-landmark-space-mission

      India will send a three-member team into orbit for up to a week when it launches its first manned space mission expected in 2022, the government announced Friday. Indian ministers approved 1.4 billion U.S. dollars to provide technology and infrastructure for the program, according to a government statement. The statement said India also hopes to take part in “global” space projects. India will become the fourth nation after Russia, the United States, and China to send a manned mission into space. Ministers approved financing to launch an Indian-developed craft into a “low earth orbit” for a duration ranging from...

    • Leopard kills meditating monk in India

      A leopard has killed a Buddhist monk who was meditating in a protected forest reserve in India, according to local officials. Rahul Walke Bodhi had gone to meditate in the reserve on the morning of December 11 when he was killed, said Santosh Chaudhuri, an official from the Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve where the attack took place. Bodhi was one of a number of monks visiting the area for a yearly prayer conference, AFP reported. “He sat under a tree and was attacked by the leopard then,” Chaudhuri told CNN via telephone. “The monk walked in about 1 to...

    • India grapples with extreme malnutrition India-grapples-with-extreme-malnutrition

        A trip to the north Indian village Ghaseda less than 100 kilometers from the capital New Delhi was sufficient to find out why India is inept in addressing the problem of malnutrition.  In the early morning on a winter day outside the Anganwadi (rural child care center) around 40 children were hanging around for the gates to be opened. They spend their day in the center while their parents are out to work.  It was a day to weigh the children to check the status of malnutrition cases in the village. One-and-half-year-old Sanna was the first one as...