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India Graduates Millions, but Too Few Are Fit to Hire – WSJ.com

Posted on Sunday 10 April 2011

India Graduates Millions, but Too Few Are Fit to Hire – WSJ.com.

Ignighter, a Dating Site, Finds Love in India – NYTimes.com

Posted on Monday 21 February 2011

Ignighter, a Dating Site, Finds Love in India – NYTimes.com.

How India flew to the moon economy class-India-The Times of India

Posted on Sunday 26 October 2008

CHENNAI: Chandrayaan-1, now on its way to the moon, has cost less than one-tenth of the Indian Premier League (IPL) rights bagged by Sony

Entertainment. Rocket science may be no match for cricket when it comes to listing some of India’s favourite things, but the frugality of its space odyssey could be a lesson to the world.

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) spent just over Rs 380 crore (about half the price of a Jumbo Jet) on Chandrayaan-1, with 1,000 scientists toiling over it for three years. A similar effort by NASA or any other space agency would have cost at least five times more. In real terms, Chandrayaan-1 cost only about 4% of Isro’s budget over three years.

How India flew to the moon economy class-India-The Times of India.

Independent Online Edition > Asia

Posted on Thursday 8 February 2007

Independent Online Edition > Asia