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NASA analyzing images of Chandrayaan-2’s landing site: Report

NASA analyzing images of Chandrayaan-2’s landing site: Report

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) spacecraft on September 17 snapped a series of images of Vikram's attempted landing site near the Moon's uncharted South...
Brad Pitt dials NASA astronaut and enquires about Chandrayaan 2

Brad Pitt dials NASA astronaut and enquires about Chandrayaan 2

Brad Pitt on Monday night (September 16) made a call to his friend, American astronaut Nick Hague at the International Space Station (ISS) enquiring...

A glut of information

By Prabir Biswas Although a "probaashi bangali" (a rather condescending term used by the Bengalis from West Bengal for their ilk who have settled in...

Govt cut ISRO scientists’ salaries when they were working on Chandrayan-2 mission

While the nation expresses pride and solidarity with the scientists of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) racing against time to re-establish communication with Vikram...
PM Modi consoles emotional ISRO Chief with a warm hug after Vikram contact lost

PM Modi consoles emotional ISRO Chief with a warm hug after Vikram contact lost

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hugged and consoled an emotional K Sivan, the chief of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), outside the Chandrayaan 2 mission...
Chandrayaan 2 set for Historic Landing: PM with 60 students to watch Live

Chandrayaan 2 set for Historic Landing: PM with 60 students to watch Live

Chandrayaan-2, India's second mission to the Moon, is all set to make a soft landing near the lunar South Pole tomorrow, September 7, 2019...
Pluto to be a Planet again: NASA Chief says

Pluto to be a Planet again: NASA Chief says

NASA chief, Jim Bridenstine, in his recent speech at the FIRST Robotics Event in Oklahoma, declared Pluto to be a planet again, contradicting the...
Mission Mangal : Five women bring out the best in Akshay Kumar

Mission Mangal : Five women bring out the best in Akshay Kumar

After Independence Day blockbusters such as Rustom, Gold, Akshay Kumar is set to take on the Box Office with yet another movie, this time...
Chandrayaan-2

Chandrayaan 2 leaves Earth’s orbit, moving towards Moon

India's second moon mission 'Chandrayaan-2' left the earth's orbit early on Wednesday (August 14), 23 days after being launched on July 22. It is...
Chandrayaan 2

GSLVMkIII-M1 successfully injects Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft into Earth Orbit

Taking a giant leap in its Space program, the Indian Space Research Organization flawlessly succeeded injecting Chandrayaan -2 into the orbit today, July 22...
Chandrayaan-2 to be launched at 2.43 pm on July 22 now, announces ISRO

Chandrayaan-2 to be launched at 2.43 pm on July 22 now, announces ISRO

Days after Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) called off its moon mission due to a technical snag, the space agency today (Thursday, July 18)...
Chandrayaan-2

Chandrayan-2 moon-landing mission called off due to technical snag

The Chandrayan-2 mission to put a rover on the moon was called off due to a ‘technical snag’ detected just about 56 minutes before...
Rescue operations on after AN-32 crash site spotted

Rescue operations on after AN-32 crash site spotted

Rescue operation for any likely survivors has been launched at the crash site of IAF’s AN-32 aircraft that went missing on June 3 and...
AN-32’s wreckage found in Arunachal Pradesh eight days after it went missing

AN-32’s wreckage found in Arunachal Pradesh eight days after it went missing

Search teams have spotted the wreckage of the AN-32 transport aircraft that went missing with 13 persons on board shortly after take-off from Jorhat...
ISRO launches PSLV- C46, radar imaging earth satellite RISAT-2B

ISRO launches PSLV- C46, radar imaging earth satellite RISAT-2B

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) today (Wednesday, May 23) strengthened the defence power by successfully launching earth observation satellite RISAT-2B that would enhance...
“Opposition party alleges PM Modi address on ‘Mission Shakti’- a political stunt”

“Opposition party alleges PM Modi address on ‘Mission Shakti’- a political stunt”

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (Wednesday, March 27) addressed the nation to announce that India has become the fourth space superpower after US, China...
satellite GSAT-31

India successfully launches latest communication satellite GSAT-31

India’s latest communication satellite GSAT-31 was successfully launched by European launch services provider- Arianespace’s rocket from French Guiana in the early hours of Wednesday. Blasting...

ISRO’s PSLV C-44 puts military satellite in orbit, also launched world’s lightest satellite Kalamsat

The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) had its first successful launch of 2019 last midnight (Thursday, Jan 24) with its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle...

Things you should know about ISRO’s ‘angry bird’ satellite GSAT-7A

India on Wednesday (Dec 19) successfully launched its latest advanced satellite, GSAT-7A, from Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota. ‘Angry Bird’, GSAT-7A will give a boost to the...
ISRO PSLV C43 Launch: Earth monitoring satellite along with 30 foreign satellites

ISRO PSLV C43 Launch: Earth monitoring satellite along with 30 foreign satellites

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) launched an earth observing satellite to gather pollution, soil and water data. Along with it 30 other micro...
ISRO fake spy case: SC awards 50 lakh compensation to scientist, sets up panel for probe

ISRO fake spy case: SC awards 50 lakh compensation to scientist, sets up panel...

The Supreme Court on Friday, September 14, held that the arrest of ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan was needless and unnecessary and, acknowledging that he...
Preparing for manned space missions, ISRO tests Crew Escape System

Preparing for manned space missions, ISRO tests Crew Escape System

India took a major step in its preparations for carrying out manned space flights with Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) starting tests of a...
NavIC frequency too close to WiFi, may cause interference: Study

NavIC frequency too close to WiFi, may cause interference: Study

~By Dinesh C Sharma NavIC, India’s very own navigation satellite system, is projected to provide positioning and navigation services on the lines of US-owned Global...
India readies plan to get from moon n-fuel enough to power the world for centuries

India readies plan to get from moon n-fuel enough to power the world for...

India’s space program wants to go where no nation has gone before – to the south side of the moon, said a Bloomberg report....
India lose contact with GSAT-6A satellite within 48 hours

India lose contact with GSAT-6A satellite within 48 hours

Out of 18 such satellites, 13 are working normally India has lost communication with one of its most advanced satellites: GSAT- 6A within 48 hours...
ISRO launches GSAT-6A, satellite will help military applications, Moon mission

ISRO launches GSAT-6A, satellite will help military applications, Moon mission

India's space agency ISRO on Thursday, March 29, successfully launched the GSAT-6A communication satellite using its heavy rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F08). The GSLV...

ISRO Launches Its 42nd PSLV, Places 31 Satellites In Two Different Orbits In Single...

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday launched its 42nd Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in...

How checklist culture of ISRO can help cut errors in emergency rooms

~By Dinesh C Sharma Indian Space Research Organisation to extend quality protocols to help emergency and critical care services in Indian hospitals New Delhi: Saving a...
Railways collaborating with ISRO for rail safety, says Piyush Goyal

Railways collaborating with ISRO for rail safety, says Piyush Goyal

Goyal says railways working to eliminated unmanned level crossings, install CCTV cameras in coaches and at stations, relay new tracks Indian Railways is working...
India to put standby navigation satellite into orbit August-end

India to put standby navigation satellite into orbit August-end

Spare navigational satellite system marks India’s inroads into the sector  After venturing into the arena of space based navigational system, India will now launch its...
India to launch two moon missions

India to launch two moon missions in early 2018

India is gearing up for launching two lunar missions in 2018. The missions will be launched by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) and...
UR Rao

Obituary: UR Rao – pioneering satellite technologist and proponent of ‘ISRO Culture’

~By Dinesh C Sharma The Indian Space Research Organistaion (ISRO) is today counted among the best space agencies globally. Much of the credit for this...
YOUNG MINDS: School students visiting Parliament house pose for a photograph in front of the Gandhi statue, in New Delhi, UNI

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ISRO develops indigenous ship-borne tracking antenna terminal

ISRO develops indigenous ship-borne tracking antenna terminal

In order to provide space operations support to the launch vehicles during the launch and initial phase, ISRO Telemetry, Tracking and Command Network (ISTRAC),...
ISRO successfully launches its GSAT-17 satellite from French Guiana

ISRO successfully launches its GSAT-17 satellite from French Guiana

India’s GSAT-17 communication satellite was successfully launched into orbit Thursday by a heavy lift rocket of Arianespace carrying communication payloads in Normal C-band, Extended...
ISRO PSLV

ISRO successfully launches 31 satellites in one go

Cartosat-2 series satellite will be useful in road network monitoring, water distribution and creation of land use maps India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)...
ISRO launches GSLV Mark III

ISRO launches GSLV Mark III

GSLV-Mark III can be the first provider of internet services using a space-based platform The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched the Mk III...
Onlookers watch PSLV-C37 lift off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota on the morning of February 15, Reuters/UNI

ISRO sets a world record

Indian agency sends into orbit highest number of satellites ever launched in a single mission Till date, the highest number of satellites launched in a...

'ISRO' - 38 News Results

NASA analyzing images of Chandrayaan-2’s landing site: Report

NASA analyzing images of Chandrayaan-2’s landing site: Report

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) spacecraft on September 17 snapped a series of images of Vikram's attempted landing site near the Moon's uncharted South...
Brad Pitt dials NASA astronaut and enquires about Chandrayaan 2

Brad Pitt dials NASA astronaut and enquires about Chandrayaan 2

Brad Pitt on Monday night (September 16) made a call to his friend, American astronaut Nick Hague at the International Space Station (ISS) enquiring...

A glut of information

By Prabir Biswas Although a "probaashi bangali" (a rather condescending term used by the Bengalis from West Bengal for their ilk who have settled in...

Govt cut ISRO scientists’ salaries when they were working on Chandrayan-2 mission

While the nation expresses pride and solidarity with the scientists of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) racing against time to re-establish communication with Vikram...
PM Modi consoles emotional ISRO Chief with a warm hug after Vikram contact lost

PM Modi consoles emotional ISRO Chief with a warm hug after Vikram contact lost

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hugged and consoled an emotional K Sivan, the chief of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), outside the Chandrayaan 2 mission...
Chandrayaan 2 set for Historic Landing: PM with 60 students to watch Live

Chandrayaan 2 set for Historic Landing: PM with 60 students to watch Live

Chandrayaan-2, India's second mission to the Moon, is all set to make a soft landing near the lunar South Pole tomorrow, September 7, 2019...
Pluto to be a Planet again: NASA Chief says

Pluto to be a Planet again: NASA Chief says

NASA chief, Jim Bridenstine, in his recent speech at the FIRST Robotics Event in Oklahoma, declared Pluto to be a planet again, contradicting the...
Mission Mangal : Five women bring out the best in Akshay Kumar

Mission Mangal : Five women bring out the best in Akshay Kumar

After Independence Day blockbusters such as Rustom, Gold, Akshay Kumar is set to take on the Box Office with yet another movie, this time...
Chandrayaan-2

Chandrayaan 2 leaves Earth’s orbit, moving towards Moon

India's second moon mission 'Chandrayaan-2' left the earth's orbit early on Wednesday (August 14), 23 days after being launched on July 22. It is...
Chandrayaan 2

GSLVMkIII-M1 successfully injects Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft into Earth Orbit

Taking a giant leap in its Space program, the Indian Space Research Organization flawlessly succeeded injecting Chandrayaan -2 into the orbit today, July 22...
Chandrayaan-2 to be launched at 2.43 pm on July 22 now, announces ISRO

Chandrayaan-2 to be launched at 2.43 pm on July 22 now, announces ISRO

Days after Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) called off its moon mission due to a technical snag, the space agency today (Thursday, July 18)...
Chandrayaan-2

Chandrayan-2 moon-landing mission called off due to technical snag

The Chandrayan-2 mission to put a rover on the moon was called off due to a ‘technical snag’ detected just about 56 minutes before...
Rescue operations on after AN-32 crash site spotted

Rescue operations on after AN-32 crash site spotted

Rescue operation for any likely survivors has been launched at the crash site of IAF’s AN-32 aircraft that went missing on June 3 and...
AN-32’s wreckage found in Arunachal Pradesh eight days after it went missing

AN-32’s wreckage found in Arunachal Pradesh eight days after it went missing

Search teams have spotted the wreckage of the AN-32 transport aircraft that went missing with 13 persons on board shortly after take-off from Jorhat...
ISRO launches PSLV- C46, radar imaging earth satellite RISAT-2B

ISRO launches PSLV- C46, radar imaging earth satellite RISAT-2B

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) today (Wednesday, May 23) strengthened the defence power by successfully launching earth observation satellite RISAT-2B that would enhance...
“Opposition party alleges PM Modi address on ‘Mission Shakti’- a political stunt”

“Opposition party alleges PM Modi address on ‘Mission Shakti’- a political stunt”

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today (Wednesday, March 27) addressed the nation to announce that India has become the fourth space superpower after US, China...
satellite GSAT-31

India successfully launches latest communication satellite GSAT-31

India’s latest communication satellite GSAT-31 was successfully launched by European launch services provider- Arianespace’s rocket from French Guiana in the early hours of Wednesday. Blasting...

ISRO’s PSLV C-44 puts military satellite in orbit, also launched world’s lightest satellite Kalamsat

The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) had its first successful launch of 2019 last midnight (Thursday, Jan 24) with its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle...

Things you should know about ISRO’s ‘angry bird’ satellite GSAT-7A

India on Wednesday (Dec 19) successfully launched its latest advanced satellite, GSAT-7A, from Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota. ‘Angry Bird’, GSAT-7A will give a boost to the...
ISRO PSLV C43 Launch: Earth monitoring satellite along with 30 foreign satellites

ISRO PSLV C43 Launch: Earth monitoring satellite along with 30 foreign satellites

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) launched an earth observing satellite to gather pollution, soil and water data. Along with it 30 other micro...
ISRO fake spy case: SC awards 50 lakh compensation to scientist, sets up panel for probe

ISRO fake spy case: SC awards 50 lakh compensation to scientist, sets up panel...

The Supreme Court on Friday, September 14, held that the arrest of ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan was needless and unnecessary and, acknowledging that he...
Preparing for manned space missions, ISRO tests Crew Escape System

Preparing for manned space missions, ISRO tests Crew Escape System

India took a major step in its preparations for carrying out manned space flights with Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) starting tests of a...
NavIC frequency too close to WiFi, may cause interference: Study

NavIC frequency too close to WiFi, may cause interference: Study

~By Dinesh C Sharma NavIC, India’s very own navigation satellite system, is projected to provide positioning and navigation services on the lines of US-owned Global...
India readies plan to get from moon n-fuel enough to power the world for centuries

India readies plan to get from moon n-fuel enough to power the world for...

India’s space program wants to go where no nation has gone before – to the south side of the moon, said a Bloomberg report....
India lose contact with GSAT-6A satellite within 48 hours

India lose contact with GSAT-6A satellite within 48 hours

Out of 18 such satellites, 13 are working normally India has lost communication with one of its most advanced satellites: GSAT- 6A within 48 hours...
ISRO launches GSAT-6A, satellite will help military applications, Moon mission

ISRO launches GSAT-6A, satellite will help military applications, Moon mission

India's space agency ISRO on Thursday, March 29, successfully launched the GSAT-6A communication satellite using its heavy rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F08). The GSLV...

ISRO Launches Its 42nd PSLV, Places 31 Satellites In Two Different Orbits In Single...

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday launched its 42nd Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in...

How checklist culture of ISRO can help cut errors in emergency rooms

~By Dinesh C Sharma Indian Space Research Organisation to extend quality protocols to help emergency and critical care services in Indian hospitals New Delhi: Saving a...
Railways collaborating with ISRO for rail safety, says Piyush Goyal

Railways collaborating with ISRO for rail safety, says Piyush Goyal

Goyal says railways working to eliminated unmanned level crossings, install CCTV cameras in coaches and at stations, relay new tracks Indian Railways is working...
India to put standby navigation satellite into orbit August-end

India to put standby navigation satellite into orbit August-end

Spare navigational satellite system marks India’s inroads into the sector  After venturing into the arena of space based navigational system, India will now launch its...
India to launch two moon missions

India to launch two moon missions in early 2018

India is gearing up for launching two lunar missions in 2018. The missions will be launched by the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) and...
UR Rao

Obituary: UR Rao – pioneering satellite technologist and proponent of ‘ISRO Culture’

~By Dinesh C Sharma The Indian Space Research Organistaion (ISRO) is today counted among the best space agencies globally. Much of the credit for this...
YOUNG MINDS: School students visiting Parliament house pose for a photograph in front of the Gandhi statue, in New Delhi, UNI

Day in Pictures

Image highlights from around the world
ISRO develops indigenous ship-borne tracking antenna terminal

ISRO develops indigenous ship-borne tracking antenna terminal

In order to provide space operations support to the launch vehicles during the launch and initial phase, ISRO Telemetry, Tracking and Command Network (ISTRAC),...
ISRO successfully launches its GSAT-17 satellite from French Guiana

ISRO successfully launches its GSAT-17 satellite from French Guiana

India’s GSAT-17 communication satellite was successfully launched into orbit Thursday by a heavy lift rocket of Arianespace carrying communication payloads in Normal C-band, Extended...
ISRO PSLV

ISRO successfully launches 31 satellites in one go

Cartosat-2 series satellite will be useful in road network monitoring, water distribution and creation of land use maps India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)...
ISRO launches GSLV Mark III

ISRO launches GSLV Mark III

GSLV-Mark III can be the first provider of internet services using a space-based platform The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launched the Mk III...
Onlookers watch PSLV-C37 lift off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota on the morning of February 15, Reuters/UNI

ISRO sets a world record

Indian agency sends into orbit highest number of satellites ever launched in a single mission Till date, the highest number of satellites launched in a...

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