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Chandrayaan-II: Historical move for India as ISRO prepares for first ever Moon-landing mission

Chandrayaan-II: Historical move for India as ISRO prepares for first ever Moon-landing mission

For the first time in Indian history, ISRO is all set to mark its presence on the Moon.  

Dec 03, 2017, 13:45 PM IST
ISRO to launch one rocket every month in 2018: Officials

ISRO to launch one rocket every month in 2018: Officials

The first mission in this regard is likely to be the launch of Cartosat-2E remote-sensing spacecraft along with 28 nano and micro-satellites in early January if delayed from December end.

Nov 29, 2017, 13:48 PM IST
November 25, 2017: News at a glance

November 25, 2017: News at a glance

Nov 25, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
ISRO to help Kochi-based marine institute identify fishing zones

ISRO to help Kochi-based marine institute identify fishing zones

The project named 'Samudra' is aimed at helping fishermen easily locate shoals of fish without wasting time and fuel.
 

Nov 22, 2017, 18:13 PM IST
ISRO to develop rockets that can be assembled in just three days

ISRO to develop rockets that can be assembled in just three days

The manufacturing cost of a launch vehicle is generally in the range of Rs 150 crore to Rs 500 crore across the world.

Nov 22, 2017, 09:58 AM IST
November 22, 2017: News at a glance

November 22, 2017: News at a glance

Nov 22, 2017, 09:54 AM IST
India's first mission to study the Sun scheduled for 2019: ISRO

India's first mission to study the Sun scheduled for 2019: ISRO

A Satellite placed in the halo orbit around the Lagrangian point 1 (L1) of the Sun-Earth system has the major advantage of continuously viewing the Sun without any occultation/ eclipses.

Nov 22, 2017, 08:48 AM IST
Need to double number of operational satellites: ISRO chief

Need to double number of operational satellites: ISRO chief

Currently, India has 42 operational satellites for different purposes including communication, navigation and research.

Nov 20, 2017, 19:21 PM IST
India, Japan to jointly explore the Moon, says ISRO

India, Japan to jointly explore the Moon, says ISRO

The relationship between India and Japan in terms of the space agencies has had a visible change.

Nov 17, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
After last PSLV failure, ISRO increases 'robustness' of next rocket

After last PSLV failure, ISRO increases 'robustness' of next rocket

The move by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) comes after the non-separation of the heat shield of the PSLV-XL rocket that was launched on Aug 31, 2017, resulting in failure of the mission.

Nov 16, 2017, 18:35 PM IST
ISRO to help railways alert people at unmanned crossings

ISRO to help railways alert people at unmanned crossings

About 500 metres before the level crossings, the hooter will be activated through a signal from the IC chip, warning road users as well as the train drivers near the crossing.
 

Nov 12, 2017, 13:35 PM IST
ISRO's AstroSat accomplishes X-ray polarisation for the first time

ISRO's AstroSat accomplishes X-ray polarisation for the first time

AstroSat accomplished the 18-month-long task of measuring X-ray polarisation of Crab pulsar in the Taurus constellation for the first time.

Nov 07, 2017, 10:37 AM IST
October 31, 2017: News at a glance

October 31, 2017: News at a glance

Here is what is making headlines today

Oct 31, 2017, 09:27 AM IST
ISRO to launch Cartosat-2 with 28 co-passenger satellites in December

ISRO to launch Cartosat-2 with 28 co-passenger satellites in December

The launch will be keenly watched and monitored as it comes after PSLV failed to deploy a spare navigation satellite on August 31.

Oct 31, 2017, 08:42 AM IST
October 26, 2017: All you need to know

October 26, 2017: All you need to know

Oct 26, 2017, 21:54 PM IST
ISRO is crossing limits, furnishes incomplete information: IMD

ISRO is crossing limits, furnishes incomplete information: IMD

Director General of IMD, K J Ramesh has said that the space organisation has crossed all limits by merely imagining the prediction of cyclones without any significant information.

Oct 26, 2017, 13:16 PM IST
ISRO's second date with moon: March 2018 launch for Chandrayaan-2

ISRO's second date with moon: March 2018 launch for Chandrayaan-2

Dr Jitendra Singh, Union Minister of State (IC) for Atomic Energy and Space claimed that the launch will take place in the first quarter of 2018. 

Oct 25, 2017, 10:05 AM IST
ISRO to set up research centre in Guwahati

ISRO to set up research centre in Guwahati

He made this assertion after holding a meeting with Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman A.S. Kiran Kumar at the Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in the city.

Oct 05, 2017, 18:01 PM IST
Railways to engage with ISRO for rail safety: Piyush Goyal

Railways to engage with ISRO for rail safety: Piyush Goyal

Talking about technology at the event, Goyal said railways has been an early adopter of computers which could have been also expanded for various operational processes like safety.

Sep 28, 2017, 23:10 PM IST
Railways flexi fare scheme likely to be tweaked: Piyush Goyal

Railways flexi fare scheme likely to be tweaked: Piyush Goyal

The scheme, launched on September 9 last year and applicable to premium trains such as the Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto, allows 10 percent of the seats to be sold at normal fare and thereafter increasing it in phases by 10 percent with every 10 percent of berths sold, with a ceiling of a 50 percent rise.

Sep 28, 2017, 19:40 PM IST