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A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Articles by A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Lessons From A Tea Shop

Lessons From A Tea Shop

Aug 10, 2015 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Exclusive excerpts from President Kalam’s last project, the forthcoming book Advantage India

Life Is Not Rocket Science

Life Is Not Rocket Science

Aug 26, 2013 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Rocket man, president and inspiration for generations of Indians, Abdul Kalam finally tells his story....

'Make The Black Swan A White Swan'

'Make The Black Swan A White Swan'

Jan 25, 2013 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Full text of the former President's RN Kao Memorial Lecture

A Little Flare To Scientific Temper

A Little Flare To Scientific Temper

Jun 30, 2008 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

It has the power to transform lives, let's strive to strengthen its edifice

Three Homilies And A Lesson

Three Homilies And A Lesson

Aug 20, 2007 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

The prosperity of the nation comes with economic growth and improved quality of life. But, above all, it...

Five Eventful Years

Five Eventful Years

Jul 24, 2007 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

In which the people's Prez shared his "mission in life which is to bring connectivity between billion hearts...

Billion Smiles

Billion Smiles

Jul 23, 2007 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

That is what he called his address to the Parliament at the farewell function by the Speaker, Lok Sabha, but...

'What Can I Give To My Nation?'

'What Can I Give To My Nation?'

Jan 25, 2007 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

'Developed India by 2020 is a mission of a billion people...It will be a reality if everyone gives through...

National Awakening

National Awakening

Aug 14, 2006 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

The Prez has a solution: 'I feel that the time is ripe now for both our Houses of Parliament to debate and...

One Billion People: One Vision

One Billion People: One Vision

Jan 25, 2006 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Address to the nation by the President on the eve of 57th Republic Day: 'Infallibility is divinity. We are...

'Merely Stating A Fact'

'Merely Stating A Fact'

Nov 09, 2005 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

I would decidedly not support the contention that the Executive is as independent in its existence and...

'Energy Independence Our Highest Priority'

'Energy Independence Our Highest Priority'

Aug 14, 2005 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

'Energy Security leading to Energy Independence is certainly possible and is within the capability of the...

India In 2020: A Wishlist

India In 2020: A Wishlist

Jul 18, 2005 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Scientists, technologists must always ask themselves: what social need do we meet? A blueprint for such an...

'When Politics Degrades Itself To Political Adventurism...'

'When Politics Degrades Itself To Political Adventurism...'

Mar 21, 2005 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

'...the nation would be on the calamitous road to inevitable disaster and ruination. ... The arithmetical...

'Employment To All'

'Employment To All'

Jan 25, 2005 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

I have selected the topic for the Republic Day address as 'Action Plan for Employment Generation' as it...

'The Pursuit Of Truth'

'The Pursuit Of Truth'

Aug 14, 2004 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

'Real education enhances the dignity of a human being and increases his or her self-respect. If only the real...

'The Democratic Process Of Change'

'The Democratic Process Of Change'

Jun 07, 2004 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

The outcome of the elections is indicative of people's yearning for inclusiveness – economic, social and...

'Smile On Billion Faces'

'Smile On Billion Faces'

Jan 25, 2004 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Full unedited text of the address to the nation by the President of India on the eve of 55th Republic Day,...

'Teachers Should Be Role Models'

'Teachers Should Be Role Models'

Sep 04, 2003 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

'A student spends 25,000 hours in the campus. The school must have the best of teachers who have the ability...

'Let Us Keep Aside  Non-Issues'

'Let Us Keep Aside Non-Issues'

Aug 14, 2003 A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

'We will not be remembered for how many churches, mosques or temples our generation added, but only if we...