South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 20, 2014
While the Indian Scientific community is anxiously awaiting the entry of 'Mangalyaan' into the orbit of the red planet on September 24, a cultural outfit in Thiruvananthapuram will be offering special prayers for the 'safety' and 'success' of the Mar...
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.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 15, 2014
As India's Mars Orbiter Mission raced for its tryst with the red planet on September 24, Indian space scientists are gearing up for the critical manoeuvre of the spacecraft, sounding confident about the mission's success.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 13, 2014
India's ambitious Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), scheduled to enter the Mars orbit later this month, is in the "pink of health" and sending vital information from a distance of 211 million km after covering 95 per cent of its journey, ISRO said.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 11, 2014
America's premier space agency NASA and its Indian counterpart ISRO are talking about setting up a Joint Mars Working Group, a top US space official has said ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 2, 2014
ISRO said the spacecraft has travelled 622 million kilometres in its heliocentric trajectory towards Mars.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 2, 2014
In a major boost to the Indian scientific community, the Mars Orbiter Mission (Mangalyaan), on its maiden tryst with the red planet, has completed 300 days of its journey in space and is just 23 days away from reaching its intended orbit.
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.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 24, 2014
Chandrayaan-2, the country's second lunar exploration mission will be launched in 2017, M Annadurai, project director of Chandrayaan-1 and Chandrayaan 2 missions said on Sunday.
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.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 29, 2014
The US space agency's Opportunity rover has now clocked more miles on Mars than any man-made vehicle to reach another celestial body.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 22, 2014
Inching closer to the red planet, India's ambitious Mars orbiter spacecraft has covered more than 540 million kilometres, about 80 per cent of its journey for its rendezvous with the planet scheduled for September 24.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 12, 2014
Exactly 75 days from today, India's Mars spacecraft is scheduled for a rendezvous with the red planet as it is rapidly coasting towards its target.
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 | Press Trust of India | Monday June 2, 2014
Indian Space Research Organisation is likely to perform its next trajectory correction manoeuvre on its Mars Orbiter mission on June 11.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday May 26, 2014
A huge new crater on the surface of Mars - spanning half the length of a football field - has been discovered by a NASA spacecraft orbiting the Red Planet.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 23, 2014
Researchers have discovered the largest fresh meteor-impact crater on Mars, NASA said in a statement.
India | 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.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
India's ambitious maiden inter-planetary voyage Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), launched in November last year, has covered over 21 million km and as of today is exactly 200 days away from reaching the red planet's orbit on September 24.