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Chandrasekhar

Subrahmanyan . 1910--95, US astronomer born in Lahore, India (now Pakistan). His work on stellar evolution led to an understanding of white dwarfs: shared the Nobel prize for physics 1983
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Referring to Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao's announcement that he would protest in Delhi for the state, Kodandaram in a statement asked, "As the CM, when he can fight in Delhi why can't a common man fight for their rights here in the state?
9 ( ANI ): A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on Friday granted bail to Vakamulla Chandrasekhar, director and promoter of Tarini Group of Companies, in connection with disproportionate assets case involving former Himachal Pradesh chief minister Virbhadra Singh.
Describing it as another step on Bahrain's path towards a digital cashless society and financial inclusion, Mr Chandrasekhar said, "This will be particularly helpful for employees of Lanterns empowering them with access to financial services, and control over their expenses, and security to access their funds.
AFS CEO B Chandrasekhar added: "bWallet will have unique features including dynamic QR and contactless payment methods and wallet-to-wallet transfers.
Chandrasekhar added the CBB had started the process of starting a digital economy in Bahrain with the creation of a 'regulatory sandbox', which provides an opportunity for fintech businesses around the world to expand and thrive in the Gulf, and strengthens Bahrain's position as a fintech and financial services hub in the GCC.
Hyderabad Metro Rail inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao; Over 30 km of metro rail equipped with Thales Advanced Signalling & Train Control technology; Thales has also delivered its comprehensive Integrated Communications and Supervision (ICS) package; In December 2012, Larsen & Toubro appointed Thales in India for providing Indias first Signalling System with Communications Based Train Control (CBTC) and Integrated Communications and supervision (ICS) systems for Hyderabad Metro Rail Project.
Chandrasekhar has said that there is a need for an overarching privacy legislation as databases like Jan Dhan Yojana, BPL, LPG, and so forth are out of the purview of the Aadhaar bill, but are still significant parts of the subsidy delivery system.
Asked if the veterans are being a tad greedy and shifting goalposts, Chandrasekhar, the founder of BPL Mobile, said, "They are not unjustified in their demands, even that of yearly revision of pension.
White dwarfs explode when their mass exceeds a threshold called the Chandrasekhar limit, about 1.
Chandrasekhar Rao for establishing its store in Hyderabad.
Amazon Studios, a division of on-line retailer Amazon Inc (Nasdaq:AMZN), on Friday announced that it will debut the half-hour dramatic comedy pilot 'Really' from Jay Chandrasekhar (Super Troopers), Main Street Films' Craig Chang and Harrison Kordestani and executive producer Jamie Tarses (Happy Endings), as a part of its third pilot season debuting later this year on Amazon Instant Video.
Amazon Studios will debut the half-hour dramatic comedy pilot Really from Jay Chandrasekhar (Super Troopers), Main Street Films' Craig Chang and Harrison Kordestani, and Executive Producer Jamie Tarses (Happy Endings) as part of its third pilot season debuting later this year on Amazon Instant Video.