Rocket falls near Iraqi base housing US troops: Reports

The area is close to the Balad airbase which houses US troops. The source of the rocket is unknown, the sources said.

Jan 10, 2020, 07:51 AM IST

Seven killed in rocket attack on Baghdad international airport: Iraqi paramilitary groups

The militia members were hosting "important guests" at Baghdad airport who were being driven in two militia vehicles that were struck by two rockets, said the militia sources.

Jan 03, 2020, 06:28 AM IST

India's heavy rocket 'Bahubali' gearing up for Moon

India's heavy-lift rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle - Mark III (GSLV Mk III), nicknamed as 'Bahubali', and its passenger Chandrayaan-2 are being readied up for their historic flight to the Moon on July 15.

Jul 11, 2019, 15:18 PM IST

China first country in launching rocket from sea

It is China's first space launch from a sea-based platform and the 306th mission of the Long March carrier rocket series, the state-owned news outlet said.

Jun 06, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

Russia suspends manned space program after Soyuz rocket makes emergency landing

Russia has suspended its manned space program on Thursday until the investigation is pending into the rocket failure, ANI reported.

Oct 11, 2018, 16:59 PM IST

NASA's SLS rocket gets major hardware boost

The first major piece of core stage hardware for NASA's Space Launch System (SLS) rocket is designed to herald a new era of exploration beyond low-Earth orbit, launching crew and cargo on deep space exploration missions to the Moon, Mars and beyond.

Aug 01, 2018, 15:56 PM IST

Russia planning manned spaceflight to Moon

Russia is actively implementing a lunar program through 2030, aiming to send astronauts to the moon, President Vladimir Putin has said Thursday, Russia`s Cosmonautics Day.

Apr 13, 2018, 16:02 PM IST

ISRO to launch communication satellite GSAT-6A onboard GSLV-F08 rocket today

The Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle- F08 (GSLV-F08) rocket carrying the communication satellite GSAT-6A will take off at 4:56 pm ISTtoday.

Mar 29, 2018, 09:48 AM IST

61-year-old man launches himself in homemade rocket; lands on Mojave Desert

Mike Hughes launched himself into the sky aboard his self-built steam-powered rocket at 325mph on Saturday, March 24.

Mar 26, 2018, 13:41 PM IST

Man prepares to launch himself in homemade rocket to prove Earth is flat

He believes the Earth is flat despite being aware that it is a conundrum, given that he’s about to launch himself into the atmosphere.

Nov 22, 2017, 19:15 PM IST

NASA sounding rocket to probe dark regions of space

The sounding rocket will be equipped with special ultraviolet optics, says NASA.

Oct 28, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

Six rockets land near Kabul airport after Mattis arrives: Official

Six rockets landed near Kabul's international airport on Wednesday after US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis flew to the Afghan capital for talks, an official said.

Sep 27, 2017, 13:15 PM IST

Iran successfully tests satellite launch rocket

The Simorgh satellite carrier would be able to put satellites weighing as much as 250 kg at an orbit about 500 km above the Earth's surface, according to Tasnim news agency.

Jul 28, 2017, 00:55 AM IST

China to launch its second heavy-lift carrier rocket into space on Sunday

The Long March-5 Y2 would be launched from the Wenchang Space Launch Center in China's southern Hainan Province on Sunday.

Jul 01, 2017, 23:52 PM IST

Tenth attempt: NASA nighttime rocket launch to create artificial clouds in space set for Saturday

As per NASA, the multi-canister ampoule ejection system being tested on this mission will allow scientists to gather information over a much larger area than previously able during a sounding rocket mission to study the ionosphere or aurora.

Jun 23, 2017, 22:57 PM IST

Rocket lands inside Indian Embassy in Kabul, no casualties reported

A rocket landed on Tuesday inside the India House, the country's embassy in Kabul where the Indian ambassador and many other mission staffers stay, but there were no reports of any injury.

Jun 06, 2017, 20:49 PM IST

DNA: ISRO launches India’s heaviest rocket GSLV Mk III

This segment of DNA brings to you the India's accomplishment in the field of space technology. The country will now be able to carry out the launches of heavy satellites without any external help.

Jun 06, 2017, 00:21 AM IST

ISRO launches India's heaviest rocket 'GSLV MkIII-D1' from Sriharikota

Watch the video of launch of India's heaviest rocket GSLV MK III from Sriharikota. The rocket carried GSAT 19 to the space.

भारत के सबसे भारी रॉकेट के लांच का वीडियो देखिये।

Jun 05, 2017, 21:43 PM IST

Testing cost-cutting model, SpaceX to relaunch Falcon 9 rocket

Elon Musk's SpaceX is aiming to make history in space industry as it plans to relaunch its used Falcon 9 rocket at 6:37 pm EDT on Thursday.

Mar 30, 2017, 21:11 PM IST

China successfully launches its first commercial rocket mission 'Kuaizhou-1A'

China has successfully launched its first commercial mission rocket 'Kuaizhou-1A' on Monday.

Jan 09, 2017, 15:05 PM IST