World | Pallava Bagla | Friday January 31, 2014
Israel plans to do what only the world's biggest countries have so far- to land an unmanned space craft on the moon as early as 2016.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday January 10, 2014
The Chandrayaan-II will have an indigenously developed rover and a lander using the Geo-Synchronous Launch Vehicle (GSLV).
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 23, 2013
As India gears up to send Chandrayaan 2, its second lunar exploration mission to the moon, in the near future, there is heartening news for those manning our Moon Mission.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday November 5, 2013
India's first mission to Mars blasted off this afternoon from the Sriharikota spaceport in Andhra Pradesh. At 450 crores, the budget is one-sixth of what NASA is spending on a Mars probe to be launched in 13 days.
India | Written by Pallava Bagla | Monday November 4, 2013
Mangalyaan is reason for a global buzz as it is India's first attempt and all it costs is about $35 million (Rs 450 crores).
India | Written by Pallava Bagla | Monday October 28, 2013
The Red Planet, Mars, is beckoning India. The country is getting ready to undertake its first inter-planetary voyage and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has, in record time, put together a satellite that will fly all the way to the plan...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 28, 2013
Using data collected by India's Chandrayaan mission, NASA has detected magmatic water locked under the surface of the Moon.
India | Pallava Bagla | Monday January 7, 2013
After its successful unmanned Chandrayaan mission to the Moon in 2008, which brought back the first-ever clinching evidence of the presence of water there, India is now eyeing the Mars.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 2, 2010
A NASA radar aboard India's maiden lunar mission Chandrayaan-1 has detected craters filled with thick deposits of ice near the moon's north pole.
Sci Tech | Pallava Bagla | Saturday September 26, 2009
Dr K Kasturirangan, former Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation, spoke to NDTV on the landmark discovery.
Sci Tech | Pallav Bagla | Friday September 25, 2009
India's proud space agency, ISRO, went on record on Friday to share that not only have they found water on the moon, but they found it first.
World | NDTV Correspondent | Friday September 25, 2009
The American space agency held a press briefing in Washington, DC to announce to the world details about the discovery of water on the lunar surface.
India | Swati Maheshwari | Thursday September 24, 2009
Chandrayaan's historic find was splashed across British dailies on Thursday.
Sci Tech | Pallava Bagla | Thursday September 24, 2009
India's maiden mission to the moon, Chandrayaan, found first evidence of water on the lunar surface before it terminated.
Sci Tech | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday September 24, 2009
It could be one of the biggest finds in the history of space research - water on the moon.
India | Pallava Bagla, Sam Daniel | Thursday September 24, 2009
After the loss of the Moon mission Chandrayaan, it was a moment of spectacular success for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).
Sci Tech | Pallava Bagla | Wednesday September 23, 2009
The Indian space agency (ISRO) is all set to put the loss of Chandrayaan-I behind it with the prospective launch of the remote sensing spacecraft Oceansat-2.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday September 11, 2009
With Chandrayaan-I recently terminated a year before its planned end, Indian space scientists got some soothing words of comfort from a top NASA astronaut.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Monday August 31, 2009
India's scientists have now set their sights on a mission to Mars, despite the early end to its moon mission.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday August 30, 2009
India's moon mission has been terminated abruptly. But its next version, Chandrayaan-II, remains on schedule.