China and Europe are in collaboration for the launch of a low-cost space mission.
The year witnessed a change in India's political guard with BJP unseating the Congress by notching up 281 of the 545 Lok Sabha seats. Narendra Modi was sworn-in as the country's 15th Prime Minister.
Facing challenges from countries like China, the US sees greater co-operation with India on space security issues, a senior American official has said.
Rosetta, the comet-chasing space probe launched by the European Space Agency a decade ago, has woken up from a 31-month long hibernation.
A unique space mission to open up hidden chapters in the history of the Universe was announced Friday that will detect ripples in space time caused by some of the most violent events.
China offered a rare glimpse into its secretive space programme today, displaying a model of a lunar rover that will explore the moon`s surface in an upcoming mission.
Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman in space, said Friday that she disapproved of space tourists and would be prepared to leave retirement to undertake a one-way trip to Mars.
Britain`s first "official" astronaut, 41-year-old Major Tim Peake, has been selected to go on a five-month mission to the International Space Station in 2015, a media report said Sunday.
Britain`s first "official" astronaut, 41-year-old Major Tim Peake, has been selected to go on a five-month mission to the International Space Station in 2015, a media report said on Sunday.
An Iranian semi-official news agency says the country plans to send its first astronauts into space by 2018.
Social networking giant Facebook Inc has introduced some new privacy controls on Wednesday.
China will launch several space projects, including a hard X-ray telescope for black hole studies, between 2014 and 2016, a Chinese academic announced Wednesday.
India will send a spaceship to Mars to collect important scientific information about the Red Planet, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh announced today.
Indian-American record-setting astronaut Sunita Williams along with her two colleagues today took off for her second space odyssey on a Russian Soyuz rocket.
Indian Air Force (IAF) has signed an MoU with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and is now planning to set up facilities for selecting the crew for the maiden flight.
During 2011, ISRO launched 8 satellites using its own rocket PSLV and one communication satellite GSAT-8.
Yuri Gagarin had landed over 200 miles away from the expected location.
The Japanese-made robot is expected to stay in the ISS to help communicate with Earth.
A 190 million-pound Japanese mission to orbit Venus has missed the planet completely.
The astronauts aboard the shuttle-station complex are finishing some last-minute packing.
Day in Pics: 18th April
Showbiz World - April 18, 2015
PM Modi in Canada