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.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Wednesday November 12, 2014
A manned Indian mission to space could take place in 2021 - seven years from now - given the progress that the Indian Space Research Organisation has made in its design and development efforts, ISRO Chairman Dr K Radhakrishnan, has told NDTV.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 28, 2014
Space science in India has become more relevant now as it plays a vital role in the life of the common man in various ways, an example of which was early prediction of 'Hudhud' cyclone in Andhra Pradesh, ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan said in Thiruvan...
India News | 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.
India News | 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 News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 13, 2014
India's maiden inter-planetary mission to Mars "Mangalyaan" was on course and the orbiter would reach the Martian orbit on September 24, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K Radhakrishnan said on Monday.
Tuesday May 6, 2014
A bench of justices K S Radhakrishnan and J S Khehar, which had reserved its order on April 21, will pronounce the judgement.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 28, 2014
Indian Space Research Organisation has lined up over a dozen missions, including its first probe on the Sun, ISRO chairman K Radhakrishnan said today.
Press Trust of India | Monday January 13, 2014
Department of Space secretary K Radhakrishnan told reporters about the new strategy in New Delhi.
India News | 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).
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 9, 2014
Notwithstanding the current unease in bilateral ties, a team of top ISRO scientists are in Washington to participate in the first-ever ministerial meet on international space exploration hosted by the US.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 8, 2014
Indian human space flight programme is at the "beginning stage" and space scientists were studying the critical technologies required for the project, ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 5, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh called up ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan to congratulate him and his team of scientists.
India News | Pallava Bagla | Sunday September 22, 2013
October 28 is set to be the next big day for the Indian space programme as the Mangalyaan (or Mars Orbiter) will lift-off from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh that day using the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle or PSLV.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 11, 2013
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy's son has sent a legal notice to BJP state general secretary K Surendran for making certain "defamatory" statements against him in connection with the solar scam.
Thursday March 21, 2013
Software services exports are expected to grow by just 10 per cent to around $75 billion during the current fiscal year as demand from the US is seen slowing down, according to the Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 24, 2013
Ahead of the launch of the Indo- French satellite 'SARAL' onboard ISRO's workhorse rocket PSLV from Sriharikota, ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan today offered worship at the hill shrine of Lord Venkateswara near Tirupati.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 17, 2012
India will not undertake a human space flight before the year 2017 and is likely to use a next-generation rocket for the ambitious mission, the cost of which would be reworked, Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation K Radhakrishnan said on Mo...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 8, 2012
The Indian Space Research Organisation is preparing for its 100th mission next month with the commercial launch of two foreign satellites from the spaceport of Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. ISRO plans to launch a remote sensing satellite from France...
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla; edited by Mala Das | Saturday June 30, 2012
In a bold move, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is opening up to market forces and is hoping to hand over part of the lucrative rocket launch business and satellite manufacturing to the Indian industry.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 22, 2012
BJP's senior leader K Laxman and Tamil Nadu unit president Pon Radhakrishnan and scores of workers courted arrest in Chennai on Friday as part of the party's nation-wide 'Jail Bharo' protest to highlight "failures" of the Congress-led UPA and demandi...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 26, 2012
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today hailed the successful launch of PSLV carrying RISAT-1 and congratulated the scientists associated with the project. The Prime Minister called Secretary Department of Space and Chairman Indian Space Research Organi...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 24, 2012
Top BJP leaders, including L K Advani and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi are scheduled to attend the two-day conference of the party's state unit scheduled in Madurai on April 28. State unit secretary Pon Radhakrishnan launched the website for...
Friday March 16, 2012
The govt has quietly inserted an amendment to the Income Tax Act to tax overseas transfer of shares.