Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 21, 2015
The GSAT-6 will feature a special antenna than can the enable use of a handheld device to communicate from anywhere.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 20, 2015
India will launch an advanced communications satellite (GSAT-6) in July or August for strategic applications, its space agency chief said today.
NDTV Correspondent | Friday May 8, 2015
According to the Indian Space Research Organisation, Chandrayaan-2 is an advanced version of the Chandrayaan-1 mission.
Press Trust of India | Monday May 4, 2015
The development tests on the engine are being carried out to validate the performance and to prove the design.
NDTV Correspondent | Thursday April 30, 2015
In addition, India also planned to launch 13 more satellites belonging to four countries using the Indian Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV).
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 | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 29, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated scientists for the successful launch of IRNSS-1D satellite on Saturday. He said "it is yet another manifestation of their exemplary efforts."
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 28, 2015
The stage is set for the launch of India's satellite IRNSS-1D today from Sriharikota onboard workhorse PSLV-C27 that would pave the way for the country's own navigation system on par with the GPS of US.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 27, 2015
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has been selected for the Gandhi Peace Prize for 2014 for its contribution to the country's development through space technology and satellite-based services.
India News | Indo-Asian New Service | Friday March 27, 2015
India is expected to launch at least two more navigation satellites this year and one more in 2016 so as to offer satellite navigation services in the middle of next year, said Indian space agency officials.
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.
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 ...
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
The launch of India's fourth Navigation Satellite IRNSS-1D - that was deferred earlier this month after an anomaly was found in one of the telemetry transmitters of the spacecraft - has now been scheduled for March 28, the Indian Space Research Organ...
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 19, 2015
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) plans to establish a third launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, the Rajya Sabha was told today.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 19, 2015
"Our immediate focus is on completing the second vehicle (rocket) assembly. We can increase the rocket launch frequency after that."
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today carried out searches after registering a case to probe an alleged Rs 578-crore "wrongful" gain to a private multi-media company Devas by Antrix, the commercial arm of Indian Space Research Organisation ...
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 16, 2015
After mating the satellite with the rocket, a full system check would be carried out and then the rocket launch date would be fixed.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 12, 2015
The third launch pad is intended to support increased launch frequency, launching requirements of future advanced launch vehicles.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 10, 2015
Isro on March 4 deferred Monday's launch after it found one of the satellite's telemetry transmitters was not working properly.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Friday March 6, 2015
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) celebrated the festival of colours Holi by releasing breathtaking colour images of the Red Planet taken by Mangalyaan's Mars Colour Camera.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday February 27, 2015
The Isro chief made the statement at the International Conference on Climate Change and Disaster Management at Kovalam.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 21, 2015
One of the country's leading scientists and former ISRO chairman, G Madhavan Nair, today propounded the theory that some shlokas in the Vedas mention the presence of water on the moon, and that astronomy experts like Aryabhatta knew about gravitation...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 20, 2015
Eminent scientist Tapan Misra has been appointed the Chief of ISRO's Space Applications Centre (SAC) in Ahmedabad, the space agency said on Friday.