India’s Mars Orbiter Mission: Key facts

The Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), informally called Mangalyaan, is India’s first interplanetary mission to planet Mars.

Countdown begins for 100th Indian rocket mission

The 51-hour countdown for the 100th mission of the Indian space agency, slated for Sep 9, is progressing smoothly at the Sriharikota satellite launch centre in Andhra Pradesh, an official said Saturday.

Indo-French satellite in `good health`: ISRO

ISRO on Saturday said an Indo-French satellite, which was launched from Sriharikota to study climatic and atmospheric changes in tropical regions, has been put in its final orbital configuration and "is in good health".