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06 October 2018 Current Events ISRO and ROSCOSMOS to work together for first manned space mission

After the delegation level talks between Prime Minister Modi and Russian President Putin, a MoU has been signed between Federal Space Agency of Russia ‘ROSCOSMOS’ and ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) for conducting joint activities in Human Spaceflight programme. The Russians have also offered a ride to Indian astronauts for a short visit to International Space Station (ISS) on board a Soyuz spacecraft for a training mission.


Pankaj Sharma appointed as Ambassador of India to UN Conference on Disarmament

Pankaj Sharma who is currently serving as the joint secretary of Disarmament and International Security Division in the Ministry of External Affairs has been appointed as India's ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament. He will be the permanent representative in Geneva and will replace Amandeep Gill. 


ISRO and ROSCOSMOS to work together for first manned space mission

After the delegation level talks between Prime Minister Modi and Russian President Putin, a MoU has been signed between Federal Space Agency of Russia ‘ROSCOSMOS’ and ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) for conducting joint activities in Human Spaceflight programme. The Russians have also offered a ride to Indian astronauts for a short visit to International Space Station (ISS) on board a Soyuz spacecraft for a training mission.

Pankaj Sharma appointed as Ambassador of India to UN Conference on Disarmament

Pankaj Sharma who is currently serving as the joint secretary of Disarmament and International Security Division in the Ministry of External Affairs has been appointed as India's ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament. He will be the permanent representative in Geneva and will replace Amandeep Gill. 




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