ISRO's GSLV-Mark III rocket's test flight countdown begins
ISRO's GSLV-Mark III rocket's test flight countdown begins

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) began the test-fly of its heaviest and upgraded rocket - the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-Mark III) - on Wednesday from Sriharikota space station, near Chennai.

India, US set up joint working group for Mars studies
India, US set up joint working group for Mars studies

India and the US have set up an ISRO-NASA joint working group to explore the possibility of enhancing cooperation for the study of Mars, the government said Wednesday.

DNA: Army prepared to counter threat during J&K polls

The Indian Army said it was ready to ensure a safe environment for conduct of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

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A book that reveals India's journey to `Mars and Beyond`
A book that reveals India's journey to `Mars and Beyond`

"Reaching for the Stars: India's Journey to Mars and Beyond", a book penned by scribe-writer duo of Pallava Bagla and his wife Subhadra Menon reveals a lot that never made it to the newspapers.

Another Mars Mission by 2020, says ISRO
Another Mars Mission by 2020, says ISRO

After the success of Mars Orbiter Mission, India could be soon gearing up for a similar scientific mission .

China plans to send a rover to Mars by 2020
China plans to send a rover to Mars by 2020

China's Mars rover will be larger, tougher and a better climber, experts said Tuesday as the country plans to send a space mission to land a rover on the Red Planet by 2020.

Mars orbiter crossed comet hurdle: ISRO
Mars orbiter crossed comet hurdle: ISRO

After the Mars orbiter spacecraft's successful encounter with comet Siding Spring last week, a major hurdle was over and the satellite is now in a normal phase of the mission to proceed with other experiments, ISRO said Wednesday.

Google celebrates Mangalyaan's one month in Mars orbit with a doodle
Google celebrates Mangalyaan's one month in Mars orbit with a doodle

Google on Thursday paid tribute to India's Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) with a special doodle as it completes one month in Mars orbit.

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

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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.

President lauds scientists, ISRO for successful Mars Mission

President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday congratulated the entire scientific community and space agency ISRO for successfully executing the country's Mars Orbiter Mission.

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.

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.

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.

ISRO getting ready for IRNSS 1C launch next month
ISRO getting ready for IRNSS 1C launch next month

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Chennai: After the historic success of Mars Orbiter Mission, ISRO scientists are now working on their next project. PSLV-C26, which would carry IRNSS 1C satellite, the third in the IRNSS series is all set to be launched from Sriharikota on October 9.

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.