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.
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.
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.
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.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 17, 2014
Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Monday announced several flight tests, and launch of navigational satellites and space missions for 2014-15.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 11, 2014
India's first inter-planetary probe Mars Orbiter Spacecraft will be completing 100 days in space tomorrow in its voyage towards the red planet.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday January 6, 2014
After the success of Mars orbiter rover 'Curiosity', NASA would send another rover to the red planet by 2020 to explore "biosignatures" on Mars.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday January 13, 2014
ISRO asserts it is not responsible for any content hosted on the forged pages, and warned of stern legal action against their administrators.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 17, 2013
The Indian space agency on Monday cautioned people on forged profiles about its Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday December 11, 2013
At 6:30 this morning, the Mangalyaan, India's first mission to Mars, successfully completed its first mid-course correction, a tricky operation, said scientists.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 10, 2013
As India's maiden mission to Mars continues its fuel-less cruise to the Red Planet, ISRO would this week carry out further manoeuvres aimed at keeping the spacecraft in the intended trajectory.