India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday April 26, 2015
In his monthly radio address Mann ki Baat today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke at length of Saturday's devastating quake, which claimed over 2,400 lives in neighbouring Nepal and more than 60 lives in India.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 23, 2015
Former ISRO chairman K Radhakrishnan has said India is the "role model" in the world in harnessing space research and explorations for the benefit of the common man.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Dr M Annadurai, who made major contributions in India's Mars and Moon missions, has assumed the office of Director, ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC) in Bengaluru.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 24, 2015
India's famously frugal Mars mission has been extended by around six months thanks to a surplus of fuel on board the spacecraft, the country's space agency said.
Indo Asian News Service | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Isro says that since there is fuel remaining, Mangalyaan's mission has been extended for another six months
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Tuesday March 24, 2015
India's maiden mission to Mars, Mangalyaan, has successfully completed six months in the Red Planet's orbit - the nominal period for which it was originally designed. The satellite could, however, last a long time in the Martian orbit, thanks to the ...
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 3, 2015
China has been researching the technical feasibility of exploring Mars and asteroids, a Chinese space scientist has said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 21, 2015
Former President APJ Abdul Kalam today called for "effective policy alignments" in favour of rural sector to create new markets and generate employment.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 23, 2015
"[India] has already attained the position of a world leader in space technology through some of the recent landmark achievements."
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 19, 2015
India's maiden Mars mission 'Mangalyaan' and 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan' are among the themes of the cultural performances at the Republic Day parade this year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 14, 2015
ISRO's Mars Mission team has won the prestigious 2015 Space Pioneer Award in the science and engineering category in recognition of achieving the rare feat in its very first attempt.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday January 13, 2015
Distinguished scientist AS Kiran Kumar has been appointed as the secretary, department of space and chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation, an official statement said on Monday.
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 3, 2015
Radhakrishnan made the statement during an interaction with senior space scientist Pramod Kale at the 102nd Indian Science Congress.
India News | Reported by Pallava Bagla, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday January 1, 2015
India's maiden mission to Mars, Mangalyaan, today successfully completed 100 days in the orbit of the Red planet.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 31, 2014
After spearheading the Indian Space Research Organisation triumphantly through several milestones, its Chairman K Radhakrishnan retired today carrying the crowning glory of the much-hailed India's mission to Mars.
Offbeat | NDTV.com | Wednesday December 31, 2014
From Kailash Satyarthi to Satya Nadella, it was a good year for India and Indians.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 28, 2014
A new route to Mars could make manned missions much cheaper, easier and more frequent, researchers say.
Offbeat | Trinaa Prasad | Friday December 19, 2014
It's been a magical year for sports and entertainment, and a year of things that went 'viral'.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 18, 2014
The letter also referred to India's Mars Mission
India News | Pallava Bagla & Shyam Balasubramanian (with inputs from agencies) | Sunday November 30, 2014
Just months after achieving the milestone of a successful mission to Mars, India is set to push another frontier in space, by launching a human crew module and then retrieving it from the sea upon re-entry. The crew module will blast off from the Sat...
Press Trust of India | Friday November 21, 2014
India's Mars Orbiter Mission is among the things "making the world better, smarter and-in some cases-a little more fun."
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 21, 2014
Mangalyaan has been named among the best inventions of 2014 by Time magazine which described it as a technological feat that will allow India to flex its "interplanetary muscles."
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 19, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today proposed that Fiji could become the hub for India's regional cooperation in space as he announced visa on arrival for Fijians and two Lines of Credit totaling $75 million.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 19, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that Fiji could serve as a hub for stronger Indian engagement with the Pacific Islands and acknowledged that Indo-Fiji relations have "at times been adrift; and that our cooperation should be much stronger than...