India's advanced weather satellite INSAT-3D completes two years in orbit
India's advanced weather satellite INSAT-3D completes two years in orbit

 INSAT-3D, India's Advanced Weather Satellite, has completed two successful years in orbit, the Indian Space Research Organisation said .

Kalam will be remembered for his scientific approach towards life: ISRO chief

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief Kiran Kumar on Tuesday expressed condolence over the sudden demise of former president APJ Abdul Kalam, saying he will be remembered as a person of spiritual values with a scientific approach towards life.

DNA: Zee Media's reality check of fake doctors

Zee Media's reality check of fake doctors.

After Mars, ISRO plans possible mission to Venus
After Mars, ISRO plans possible mission to Venus

Following the success of Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) and the recent launch of five British satellites, India is planning possible 'deep space exploration' missions on Venus, Mars and even an asteroid.

 ISRO targetting 10 launches a year by 2016
ISRO targetting 10 launches a year by 2016

 India's premier Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is targetting up to 10 launches a year by 2016 , a top ISRO official today said.

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.

ISRO to launch GSLV-Mark II next month
ISRO to launch GSLV-Mark II next month

Following the successful launch of five British satellites, the Indian Space Research Organisation ISRO has planned to launch GSLV-Mark II next month and three more navigational satellites before March 2016.

ISRO successfully launches five British satellites

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday successfully launched its PSLV-C28 (Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-XL variant) carrying five British satellites.

PSLV-XL launch the heaviest commercial payload undertaken by ISRO, says chairman
PSLV-XL launch the heaviest commercial payload undertaken by ISRO, says chairman

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman Kiran Kumar has said that the launch of the PSLV-XL (Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-XL variant), with five British satellites on board, is the heaviest commercial payload undertaken by the organisation, adding that various nations are coming to them because their launches are commercially viable.

ISRO to launch PSLV-XL shortly
ISRO to launch PSLV-XL shortly

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to launch its heaviest commercial mission PSLV-XL (Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-XL variant) on Friday with five British satellites on board from the space port of Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

ISRO readies rocket for year's first commercial launch
ISRO readies rocket for year's first commercial launch

An Indian rocket standing 44.4 metres tall and weighing around 320 tonnes is being readied for the country's first commercial satellite launch of 2015.

Nod for ISRO to launch five British satellites on Friday
Nod for ISRO to launch five British satellites on Friday

Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) XL variant will launch five British satellites on Friday night, said an Indian space agency official.

Indian space agency gets ready for two launches
Indian space agency gets ready for two launches

As an Indian rocket is getting ready to put five British satellites into orbit on July 10, officials at the Sriharikota space port are also working on an Indian satellite launch, an official said on Monday.

India to launch SAARC satellite by December 2016
India to launch SAARC satellite by December 2016

India will launch the SAARC satellite, proposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, by December 2016, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman Kiran Kumar said on Friday.

HAL makes spacecraft module for second moon mission
HAL makes spacecraft module for second moon mission

State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL) on Monday delivered a spacecraft module with an orbiter and a lander to the Indian space agency for its second moon mission Chandrayaan-2 slated for the near future.

Pak to participate in SAARC satellite project meeting: ISRO

The SAARC countries, including Pakistan, will participate in the ambitious SAARC satellite project conceived by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, top official said today.

Mangalyaan to enter 15-day "blackout" phase from Monday: ISRO
Mangalyaan to enter 15-day "blackout" phase from Monday: ISRO

Starting tomorrow, the country's low-cost Mars mission that is in a rendezvous with the red planet for an extended period will enter the "blackout" phase snapping communication with the satellite.

ISRO plans to probe asteroids with DAWN-like spacecraft
ISRO plans to probe asteroids with DAWN-like spacecraft

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is now planning to do research on asteroids, a mission similar to NASA's DAWN spacecraft, according to ISRO chairman A S Kiran Kumar.

Chandrayan-2 will be completely indigenous: ISRO chief

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman AS Kiran Kumar on Wednesday said the 'Chandrayan-2', which would be developed in the next two to three years, would be completely indigenous.

M Annadurai takes charge as Director of ISRO Satellite Centre
M Annadurai takes charge as Director of ISRO Satellite Centre

Senior scientist Dr M Annadurai has taken over as the new Director of the Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) Satellite Centre (ISAC) here.