Space programme has benefited country: ISRO chief

The success of the Indian space programme has trickled down to society and led to direct economic and other benefits, ISRO chairman S Radhakrishnan on Saturday said.

IRNSS-IA launch important milestone in space programme: PM

Hailing the successful launch of IRNSS-1A satellite, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today described it as an "important milestone in the development of India`s space programme".

ISRO plans 58 missions in 5 years

India`s premier space agency ISRO plans to undertake 58 satellite and launch vehicle missions in the 12th Five year period and sees larger role for industries in realising these ventures.