Comet Siding Spring whizzes past Mars planet
Comet Siding Spring whizzes past Mars planet

Comet Siding Spring or C/2013 A1, which is the size of a small mountain, passed extremely close to the planet Mars on Sunday (19 October 2014).

Comet Siding Spring: India repositions its Mars spacecraft 'Mangalyaan'
Comet Siding Spring: India repositions its Mars spacecraft 'Mangalyaan'

Mangalyaan has been repositioned as a precautionary measure against the Comet Siding Spring, that is expected to come within about 87,000 miles of the Red Planet on October 19.

Mangalyaan tweets video of Mars satellite Phobos
Mangalyaan tweets video of Mars satellite Phobos

Zee Media Bureau/Shruti Saxena

New Delhi: After scripting history in space, India's Mars Orbiter Mission has now tweeted a video of the Red Planet's satellite Phobos.

World Space Week celebrated in Kozhikode to mark Mangalyaan's success
World Space Week celebrated in Kozhikode to mark Mangalyaan's success

World Space Week was celebrated in Kerala's Kozhikode district on Friday to mark the success of India's Mars mission, where many enthusiastic school and college students attended the space exhibition organised by the Regional Science Centre and Planetarium.

Mangalyaan sends its first 3D image of Mars
Mangalyaan sends its first 3D image of Mars

India's Mars Orbiter Mission, lovingly called Mangalyaan, has sent back its first 3D image of the Red Planet captured by its cameras onboard the satellite, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said.

Now, kids to assemble Mangalyaan spacecraft using cupboard!
Now, kids to assemble Mangalyaan spacecraft using cupboard!

In an attempt to encourage young minds in the space exploration, a science communicator has developed a Do-It-Yourself model of Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), which can be cut out of cupboard and assembled by kids.

Mars Mission's success to inspire children towards science
Mars Mission's success to inspire children towards science

In the wake of the success of Mars Orbiter Mission, the Department of Science and Technology has decided to use it as a tool to inspire school children and inculcate interest in science.

NYT apologises for 'racist' cartoon on India's Mars mission success
NYT apologises for 'racist' cartoon on India's Mars mission success

The New York Times has apologised for an offending cartoon on India's Mars mission.

TABcab to honour ISRO scientists by carrying messages and photos
TABcab to honour ISRO scientists by carrying messages and photos

To honour ISRO scientists for their achievement of the Mars Orbiter Mission, TABcab, city's fleet of radio cabs, will display on its 200 vehicles their photos and messages congratulating the space agency.

Mangalyaan captures 3D image of Mars - See Pic
Mangalyaan captures 3D image of Mars - See Pic

After scripting history in space, India's Mars Orbiter Mission has now captured a 3D image of Mars.

 In 2nd knock, BJP's target is to form govts in states: Rajnath Singh
In 2nd knock, BJP's target is to form govts in states: Rajnath Singh

Terming the recent Lok Sabha polls as the first innings, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said in the second knock the BJP's target is to form governments in all states.

Mangalyaan's camera captures dust storm over northern hemisphere of Mars
Mangalyaan's camera captures dust storm over northern hemisphere of Mars

Now MOM'S camera has captured yet another regional dust storm over the Northern hemisphere of Mars and posted about the same via a tweet on the Micro-blogging site.

China will not feel 'jealous' of India's Mars success: Media
China will not feel 'jealous' of India's Mars success: Media

China will not feel "jealous" of India's Mars mission success but will have "myriad reasons" to feel delighted at the feat, state media here said Thursday.

Mangalyaan sends first photo of Mars, says view is nice
Mangalyaan sends first photo of Mars, says view is nice

After scripting history in space on Wednesday, India's Mangalyaan has sent five beautiful and high quality pictures of Mars captured by its cameras onboard the satellite.

India's Mars Orbiter sends first set of images of the Red Planet
India's Mars Orbiter sends first set of images of the Red Planet

India's Mars Orbiter spacecraft has started sending its first set of pictures of the Red Planet's surface late on Wednesday night, confirmed ISRO.

Mangalyaan has an Oz connect

India and the world got to know about the 'Mangalyaan' entering the orbit of Mars from the Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex (CDSCC) which was capturing signals from the unmanned spacecraft, Australia said today.

Kolkata toasts MOM of India's space successes

As India Wednesday created space history by becoming the first country in the world to enter Mars' orbit in its debut attempt, the West Bengal capital erupted into celebrations.

China hails India's Mars mission success as landmark progress
China hails India's Mars mission success as landmark progress

China today congratulated India for its successful Mars mission saying that it was not only a proud achievement for the country and Asia but also a "landmark progress" in mankind's exploration of outer space.

Mars Orbiter Mission: India's giant leap in space!

History has been created today. India's first inter-planetary mission - 'Mars Orbiter Mission' (MOM) or Mangalyaan has been successfully placed into the Martian orbit and that too in the very first attempt.

Watch: How Mars Orbiter Mission was executed

Creating history in space, India on Wednesday (September 24) successfully placed its Mangalyaan into the Martian orbit in a record time of mere three hours.