DNA: NASA satellite captures smog caused by Mumbai’s Deonar dumping ground

Watch the analysis of Deonar Dumping ground's fire breakout. NASA's satellites caught this drastic image of dense smoke and fire rising from Deonar Dumping Ground. Also, learn the side effects of the harmful gases released from the garbage engulfed in flames.

UN Security Council to hold emergency talks on North Korea's launch of rocket

UN Security Council to hold emergency talks on North Korea's launch of rocket

United Nations; The United Nations Security Council will hold an emergency meeting today in New York over North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket, diplomats said.

Images suggest N Korea may be preparing missile launch: Report

Images suggest N Korea may be preparing missile launch: Report

Imagery collected over the past several days suggested the launch from the western Dongchang-ri site could come in about a week.

DNA: ISRO successfully launches its fifth navigation satellite in space

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Wednesday successfully put its fifth satellite of India Regional Navigation Satellite System – IRNSS-1E -- into the orbit.

India puts fifth navigation satellite in orbit

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Wednesday successfully put its fifth satellite of India Regional Navigation Satellite System – IRNSS-1E -- into the orbit.

Stage set for launch of IRNSS-1E satellite on January 20

Stage set for launch of IRNSS-1E satellite on January 20

It is configuration is similar to that of its predecessors IRNSS-1A, 1B, 1C and 1D.

Countdown begins for ISRO's launch of six Singapore satellites

Countdown begins for ISRO's launch of six Singapore satellites

ISRO's trusted workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle on its 32nd flight would launch the six satellites into a 550-km circular orbit inclined at 15 degrees to the equator.

GAIL, ISRO join hands to monitor pipeline through special portal

 Enhancing its pipeline security through an eye in the space, GAIL (India) Ltd on Thursday said it has joined hands with National Remote Sensing Centre (NRSC), an arm of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), for the purpose.

Japan rocket launches its first commercial satellite

The launch of the H-IIA rocket was originally scheduled at 3:23 pm (0623 GMT), but was delayed by roughly 30 minutes.

Russian defence satellite reaches targeted orbit

 Russia's newest defence satellite carried by a Soyuz-2.1b carrier rocket reached its targeted orbit, Russia's Defence Ministry said.

ISRO's Diwali gift: India’s latest communication satellite GSAT-15 launched successfully

ISRO's Diwali gift: India’s latest communication satellite GSAT-15 launched successfully

 GSAT-15 was launched into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO) after its co-passenger Arabsat-6B (BADR-7) was injected into space.

Indian communication satellite to be launched on November 10 

Indian communication satellite to be launched on November 10 

The Indian satellite was transferred to the launcher final assembly building where it will be readied for installation atop Ariane 5.

China launches latest mapping satellite of Tianhui-1 series

China launches latest mapping satellite of Tianhui-1 series

The satellite was developed and produced under the auspices of CASTC and is the third satellite in the Tianhui-1 series.

China's first hi-resolution satellite maps large part of world

The satellite produced images of 190 million square kilometres of fields for mapping, land, mining and water conservancy.

China launches new communication satellite for HK firm

China on Saturday put into orbit a new communication satellite in a commercial mission by the Long March-3B carrier rocket from the southwestern Xichang Satellite Launch Centre.

NASA satellite phones home to confirm orbit

NASA satellite phones home to confirm orbit

OCSD launched aboard an Atlas V rocket last week from the Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.

China launches student-made satellites

Students in Nanjing University of Technology and Engineering independently developed the satellite, using commercial components, the People's Daily reported.

Make IRNSS India's primary navigation system: Scientist

 The Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) should be made India's primary navigation system, said a top scientist on Thursday.

Australia launches communications satellite

Isolated Australian communities are a step closer to high-speed internet after the successful launch of one of two new satellites specifically designed for the country's National Broadband Network.

Astrosat launch: India joins elite club with first space observatory

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Monday successfully launched its first space observatory 'Astrosat' into the orbit.