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 ...
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 | 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.
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.
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."
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday October 30, 2014
Riding on the recent success of its Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), India plans to revisit the planet in 2018.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 30, 2014
Isro's Mangalyaan successfully weathered the myriad difficulties posed by the close encounter with comet Siding Spring in Mars orbit.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 29, 2014
After the Mars orbiter spacecraft's successful encounter with comet Siding Spring last week, a major hurdle is now over and the satellite is now in a normal phase of the mission to proceed with other experiments, ISRO said today.
NDTV Correspondent | Friday October 24, 2014
Mangalyaan Mars orbiter mission entered the orbit of the Red Planet on September 24, a month ago from Friday.
India News | Written by Jigme Palden Pazo | Friday October 24, 2014
Google Doodle on Friday marked one month since the historic entry of India's first Mars mission spacecraft Mangalyaan (also known as the Mars Orbiter Mission) with a graphic depiction of the orbiter in space.
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.
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 29, 2014
India's Mars orbiter has sent a picture of regional dust storm activities over the northern hemisphere of the Red Planet, ISRO said today.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 29, 2014
The first two satellites in the series, IRNSS 1A and IRNSS 1B, were launched from Sriharikota on July 1 last year and April 4 this year respectively.
India News | Pallava Bagla | Sunday September 28, 2014
Who are the men and women behind India's Mars Orbiter Mission? Some 500 world class engineers working on government salaries who dared to dream big.
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 News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 25, 2014
A Pakistani explorer expected to become her country's first person in space congratulated India on Thursday on reaching Mars on its maiden attempt.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 25, 2014
Isro uploaded one of the photos onto its Facebook page, showing an orange surface and dark holes, taken from a height of 7,300 kilometres.