India | Written by Jigme Palden Pazo | Friday October 24, 2014
Google Doodle on Friday marked one month since the historic entry of India's first Mars mission spacecraft Mangalyaan (also known as the Mars Orbiter Mission) with a graphic depiction of the orbiter in space.
India | Reuters | Thursday October 23, 2014
India has sent a mission to Mars, but maintains the "dubious distinction of being the world capital of malnutrition", a senior Indian official said on Wednesday, adding that economic growth alone will not be enough to end hunger.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 6, 2014
The New York Times has apologised after publishing a cartoon on India's Mars Mission following readers' complaints that it mocked India.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 5, 2014
A NASA-backed study is exploring the feasibility of lowering the cost of a human expedition to Mars by putting the astronauts in deep sleep.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 4, 2014
Rapid technological advances made by India in space will be used for the benefit of humanity, ISRO chairman K Radhakrishnan said.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 30, 2014
The Mangalyaan sent an image of regional dust storm activities over the northern hemisphere of the Red Planet.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 29, 2014
India's Mars orbiter has sent a picture of regional dust storm activities over the northern hemisphere of the Red Planet, ISRO said today.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 29, 2014
The first two satellites in the series, IRNSS 1A and IRNSS 1B, were launched from Sriharikota on July 1 last year and April 4 this year respectively.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 29, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gave a large gathering of Indians at New York's Madison Square Garden a statistic to be proud of: "A one-km autorickshaw ride in Ahmedabad takes Rs 10 and India reached Mars at Rs 10 a km."
India | Pallava Bagla | Sunday September 28, 2014
Who are the men and women behind India's Mars Orbiter Mission? Some 500 world class engineers working on government salaries who dared to dream big.
Reuters | Friday September 26, 2014
Firms are frustrated at what they say is the slow execution of projects and lack of government support, hampering efforts to compete.
India | Reuters | Friday September 26, 2014
As India celebrated becoming the first Asian nation to reach Mars, S.M. Vaidya, head of business at conglomerate Godrej's aerospace division that made the spacecraft's engine and thruster components, sounded surprisingly downbeat.
Friday September 26, 2014
It seems like actress Alia Bhatt, her 'idol' Kareena Kapoor could also do with some 'brain workout' to redeem herself from this faux pas
India | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 25, 2014
A Pakistani explorer expected to become her country's first person in space congratulated India on Thursday on reaching Mars on its maiden attempt.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 25, 2014
Isro uploaded one of the photos onto its Facebook page, showing an orange surface and dark holes, taken from a height of 7,300 kilometres.
India | Pallava Bagla | Thursday September 25, 2014
A day after India launched the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), its Twitter team released the its image of Mars 'from a height of 7.3 km; with 376 m spatial resolution.'
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 25, 2014
At Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Make-In-India" event, the success of Mangalyaan, or Mars mission, was held up by corporate leaders as an example of the country's potential.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 25, 2014
NASA on Wednesday sent a congratulatory message to its Indian counterpart ISRO for its successful maiden Mars mission, saying it's a " significant milestone" for India.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 25, 2014
India was yesterday basking in the success of its Mars Orbiter Mission with Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the country in praising ISRO scientists for this proud moment while the international community hailed the feat.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
India and the world got to know about the 'Mangalyaan' entering the orbit of Mars from the Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex (CDSCC) which was capturing signals from the unmanned spacecraft, Australia said today.