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Challenges for ISRO ahead of Chandrayaan-2 mission

As the country is preparing to launch its most complex space mission - Chandrayaan-2 - on July 15, space scientists will be faced with several challenges. Watch full video to know more. #IndiaMoonMission #Chandrayaan2Mission

Jul 14, 2019, 23:50 PM IST

Chandrayaan 2 moon mission launch LIVE: Less than five hours to go for take-off

Indian Space Research Organisation’s moon mission, Chandrayaan-2 will be launched at 2.51 am on Monday.It's less than five hours to go for take-off. Watch full video to know more.

Jul 14, 2019, 22:56 PM IST

Watch top 5 agendas of the day, 14th June, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings the top 5 news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest updated news headlines.

Jun 14, 2019, 10:42 AM IST

India to set up separate space station: ISRO chairman reveals plans to conquer space

In a remarkable announcement, Dr K Sivan announced India will set up its separate space station in the next 5-7 years after Gangayaan is successfully completely in 2022. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 14, 2019, 10:30 AM IST

India likely to fly its first woman astronaut in space by 2021: ISRO

ISRO also set December 2021 deadline for Gaganyaan, India's manned mission to space.


Jan 11, 2019, 18:57 PM IST

India to explore Space Tourism soon: ISRO chairman K Sivan

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman on Thursday said that India need to explore space tourism. 

Oct 11, 2018, 21:08 PM IST

India will fly its first small rocket next year: ISRO Chairman

K. Sivan said that a small rocket will be launched from the existing rocket port at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Sep 15, 2018, 13:50 PM IST

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

ISRO looking for association to enhance PSLV capacity, says ISRO chief AS Kiran Kumar

With the consortium, ISRO plans to increase the number of PSLVs so that the frequency of launches can match the number of launch vehicles, ISRO chief said.

Aug 21, 2017, 19:39 PM IST

Post successful PSLV-C38/Cartosat-2 launch, ISRO announces next mission scheduled for later this month!

Addressing the media after flagging off ISRO's workhorse rocket, the PSLV-C38, he said that ISRO was all set for the launch of GSAT-17 and there is more lined up for the future.

Jun 23, 2017, 15:08 PM IST

ISRO announces launch of South Asia Satellite on May 5; Pakistan's name dropped

Formerly named 'SAARC Satellite', the satellite's name was later changed to 'South Asia Satellite', after Pakistan was dropped from the list of nations taking part in the project.

Apr 14, 2017, 19:54 PM IST

India has the capabilities to develop a space station, says ISRO chief

Kumar said ISRO was also mulling tying up with the industry to enhance the country's satellite launching capability.

Feb 21, 2017, 09:21 AM IST

PM congratulates ISRO for getting Gandhi Peace Prize

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tonight congratulated ISRO on being conferred the Gandhi Peace Prize, saying it was a fitting tribute to the hard work of generations of scientists.

Sep 10, 2015, 00:20 AM IST

Kerala should tap solar power: former ISRO chairman

Kerala should follow the steps taken by Narendra Modi, when he was the chief minister of Gujarat, to tap the huge potential of solar energy, said former ISRO chairman G. Madhavan Nair.

Aug 01, 2014, 18:33 PM IST

ISRO to launch German, French, British, Canadian satellites

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), that got global recognition for its successful launch of a mission to Mars, will now launch German, French, British and Canadaian satellites, a top official said.

Nov 24, 2013, 15:04 PM IST