South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 11, 2014
With cyclonic storm Hudhud set to hit Andhra Pradesh, the state government today requested the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to provide satellite pictures of the coastal region.
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.
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 | 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 | Reuters | Wednesday September 24, 2014
India's low-cost mission to Mars successfully entered the red planet's orbit on Wednesday, crowning what Prime Minister Narendra Modi said was a "near impossible" push to become the only country to complete the trip on its maiden attempt.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
India successfully placed its Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) in the Red Planet's orbit today.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 24, 2014
The success of the mission to Mars will "inspire our scientists to make even greater strides", said President Pranab Mukherjee who described it as a "historic achievement".
India | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Not only is India the first country to succeed in its maiden attempt, but many across the world have also been wonderstruck at the low cost of the mission.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive in Bangalore to witness an Indian spacecraft enter the Martian orbit early on Wednesday at the Indian Space Research Organisation or ISRO's mission control centre
India | Written by Pallava Bagla | Tuesday September 23, 2014
As India closes in on its destination Mars with the Mangalyaan satellite, many across the world have been dumbstruck at the low cost of India's Mars orbiter mission. Here are the details on how India achieved this seemingly impossible task, becoming ...
India | Written by Pallava Bagla | Monday September 22, 2014
India's Mars orbiter satellite has been on an arduous nine-month-long journey to the Red Planet, but its main rocket engine has been lying dormant for this extended period. Now, scientists from the Indian Space Research Organisation or ISRO will 'wak...
Indo Asian News Service | Tuesday September 16, 2014
The 475kg Mars Orbiter spacecraft, with five scientific experiments on board, will enter the Mars sphere of influence on September 22 after a 300-day voyage from the earth.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 2, 2014
ISRO said the spacecraft has travelled 622 million kilometres in its heliocentric trajectory towards Mars.
Indo Asian News Service | Thursday August 28, 2014
"The spacecraft has completed 90 percent of its journey to Mars. On September 14, its trajectory would be corrected," said a senior Isro official.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
India's ambitious Mars Orbiter Mission was just nine million kilometres away from the red planet, Indian Space Research Organisation said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
India's first inter-planetary mission to Mars "Mangalyaan" was on its course and the orbiter would reach the Martian orbit on September 24, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K Radhakrishnan said in Chennai on Monday.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
In a major boost for India's space programme, the Narendra Modi government has earmarked Rs 6,000 crore for ISRO in its maiden budget, which is a whopping 50 per cent jump in the agency's funding over last year.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 10, 2014
India has earned around 40 million euros launching 15 foreign satellites from 2011 till date, Science and Technology Minister Jitendra Singh said on Wednesday.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a pitch for India to be the world's low-cost space technology supplier, minutes after witnessing the launch of a rocket carrying five satellites from France, Singapore, Germany and Canada on Monday.