ISRO to contest damages in Devas-Antrix deal

ISRO to contest damages in Devas-Antrix deal

In a belated response, state-run Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Wednesday said it would contest the damages an international arbitration court awarded to its commercial arm for cancelling a satellite contract in 2011 with a multimedia services provider.

'India to bear cost of building, launching of SAARC satellite'

'India to bear cost of building, launching of SAARC satellite'

The expenditure on the ground system of the proposed SAARC satellite project will be borne by the regional bloc countries while India will bear the expenses on its building and launching, government today said.

ISRO commercial arm Antrix's website restored

 The website of Indian space agency's commercial arm Antrix Corporation was restored on Monday, a day after its home page was found hacked by unidentified attackers, an official said.

30 launches planned in next three fiscals: ISRO chief

30 launches planned in next three fiscals: ISRO chief

The Indian space agency has a roadmap of 10 launches per year for the next three financial years or a total of 30 launches in the period, its chief A.S.Kiran Kumar said on Monday.

Someone purposefully caused damage to Antrix website: ISRO

Someone purposefully caused damage to Antrix website: ISRO

The website of ISRO's commercial arm Antrix Corporation Limited appears to have not been hacked and the problem might have occurred due to a purposeful attempt by someone to link the home page to another page, an Indian Space Research Organisation official said.

CBI registers case in connection with Devas-Antrix deal, conducts raids

CBI registers case in connection with Devas-Antrix deal, conducts raids

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday carried out searches after registering a case to probe an alleged Rs 578-crore "wrongful" gain to a private multi-media company Devas by Antrix, the commercial arm of ISRO.

Antrix has earned Rs 4,408 crore since 1992: Govt

Antrix, the commercial arm of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), has generated Rs 4,408 crore since 1992 by rendering different services, government told the Rajya Sabha today.

Singapore, ISRO to launch TeLEOS-1 satellite in 2015

Singapore`s first commercial satellite TeLEOS-1 will be launched into orbit on an Indian Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) next year.

Antrix moves court against Devas

Antrix, the commercial arm of ISRO has moved a local court seeking directions to restrain Devas Multi-media from proceedings with the arbitration it has filed against it in an international court in Paris on cancellation of agreement on S band spectrum allocation.

Probe Devas operations since inception: HLT

The High Level Team has recommended investigation into the functioning and operations of Devas since its inception.

ISRO mum on Nair`s outburst, scientists dismayed

The state-run ISRO Wednesday declined to comment on the outburst of its former chairman G Madhavan Nair.

No competitive bidding on S-band deal: ISRO

The government had annulled the deal between Antrix Corp and Devas Pvt Ltd.

Space Commission meets on S-band scam

The Space Commission is expected to discuss restructuring of the ISRO and its commercial arm Antrix.