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Satellite to take South Asian cooperation to new heights

South Asian nations could move closer with India’s launch of a free-to-use satellite that will have applications across communications, governance, banking, remote education, weather forecasting, resource mapping and telemedicine. In a region that is prone to disasters, the satellite will also give timely warnings to ensure a co-ordinated response. New Delhi’s space diplomacy comes amid […]