Indian Space Research Organisation

Chandrayaan-II set for April launch; rover to aim for moon's south pole: Jitendra Singh

Chandrayaan-II set for April launch; rover to aim for moon's south pole: Jitendra Singh

While this is not India's first mission to the Moon, it is certainly the Indian government’s most ambitious Moon research project till date.

Feb 16, 2018, 17:36 PM IST
ISRO invites applications for scientists/engineers; vacancies 106

ISRO invites applications for scientists/engineers; vacancies 106

ISRO has invited online applications for the post scientists/engineers in various disciplines.

Feb 13, 2018, 21:38 PM IST
Chandrayaan-II landing site identified; rover to spend 14 days on lunar surface: ISRO chief

Chandrayaan-II landing site identified; rover to spend 14 days on lunar surface: ISRO chief

ISRO chairman Dr K Sivan said that they have identified two locations for the landing.

Feb 05, 2018, 10:30 AM IST
Nearly a week after its launch, ISRO's Cartosat-II beams back first image – See pic

Nearly a week after its launch, ISRO's Cartosat-II beams back first image – See pic

The image shows a part of Indore with the Holkar Cricket Stadium in the centre and was released on the Bengaluru-headquartered space agency's website.

Jan 17, 2018, 10:31 AM IST
ISRO can deliver better with more resources: AS Kiran Kumar

ISRO can deliver better with more resources: AS Kiran Kumar

According to Kiran Kumar, his journey included working on latest projects, bringing in new capabilities to the country in space segment and infrastructure, and addressing issues related to observation, communication and navigation.

Jan 16, 2018, 18:05 PM IST
Chandrayaan-II mission on schedule; next launch to be a communication satellite: ISRO chief

Chandrayaan-II mission on schedule; next launch to be a communication satellite: ISRO chief

While this is not India's first mission to the Moon, it is certainly the Indian government’s most ambitious Moon research project till date.

Jan 12, 2018, 18:29 PM IST

This is what Pak said after ISRO launched its 100th satellite on Friday

ISRO successfully launched the PSLV-C40/Cartosat-2 Series Satellite on Friday, Pakistan raised questions over the usage of the satellite by India.

Jan 12, 2018, 11:55 AM IST

Watch: ISRO launches its 100th satellite, along with 30 others into space

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launches its 100th satellite from the first launch pad of the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Jan 12, 2018, 10:51 AM IST
Why ISRO's first launch of 2018 made Pakistan nervous

Why ISRO's first launch of 2018 made Pakistan nervous

Suspicious of India's prowess in space technology, Pakistan foreign ministry in a statement has said any military use of ISRO satellite could destabilise peace in South Asia.

Jan 12, 2018, 10:22 AM IST
India's historical moment: ISRO marks milestone with launch of 100th satellite along with 30 others

India's historical moment: ISRO marks milestone with launch of 100th satellite along with 30 others

The co-passenger satellites comprise one Microsatellite and one Nanosatellite from India as well as 3 Microsatellites and 25 Nanosatellites from six countries, namely, Canada, Finland, France, Republic of Korea, UK and USA. 

Jan 12, 2018, 09:17 AM IST
ISRO set to launch its 100th satellite today, along with 30 others

ISRO set to launch its 100th satellite today, along with 30 others

Cartosat will beam high-quality images for cartographic, urban and rural applications, coastal land use and regulation and utility management like road network monitoring.

Jan 12, 2018, 07:03 AM IST
ISRO begins 28-hour countdown for launch of its 100th satellite

ISRO begins 28-hour countdown for launch of its 100th satellite

Tomorrow's launch also marks the first launch for ISRO in 2018 following the unsuccessful mission of navigation satellite IRNSS-1H last year.

Jan 11, 2018, 12:22 PM IST
Sivan K to succeed Kiran Kumar as ISRO chairman

Sivan K to succeed Kiran Kumar as ISRO chairman

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet approved Mr Sivan's appointment as secretary, Department of Space and chairman of Space Commission for a tenure of three years, an order issued by the personnel ministry said.
 

Jan 10, 2018, 19:34 PM IST
Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre director will now head ISRO

Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre director will now head ISRO

New Delhi, Jan 10 (PTI) Noted scientist Sivan K was today appointed as the chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to replace A S Kiran Kumar.

Jan 10, 2018, 19:32 PM IST
Save the date! ISRO to launch 31 satellites on January 12

Save the date! ISRO to launch 31 satellites on January 12

The rocket launch would take place from ISRO's spaceport located at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Jan 08, 2018, 14:43 PM IST
ISRO to launch 31 satellites in a single mission onboard PSLV

ISRO to launch 31 satellites in a single mission onboard PSLV

ISRO today announced that it would launch 31 satellites, including India's Cartosat-2 series earth observation space craft, in a single mission onboard its Polar rocket on January 10.

Dec 29, 2017, 18:30 PM IST
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
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