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After successful hop test on Moon, Vikram Lander in sleep mode, to awake on Sept 22

Before going into sleep mode, in-situ experiments by ChaSTE, RAMBHA-LP and ILSA payloads on lander were performed at the new location

05 Sep 2023 12:47 AM

ISRO swinging back to full action; plans to launch geo imaging satellite on August 12

The launch was later expected in April and then in May but the campaign could not be taken up due to lockdown in parts of the country

10 Jul 2021 5:17 PM

India learnt to live without politics and religion during lockdown: G Madhavan Nair

The former chairman of ISRO said that Indians have demonstrated their unity in the battle against coronavirus

06 Apr 2020 1:14 PM

India’s space decade

Only 100 per cent accuracy in a lunar landing will help wipe Isro chief K. Sivan’s 2019 tears.

03 Jan 2020 12:20 AM

Chandrayaan-2 orbiter performing well, no communication with Vikram lander: Sivan

Gaganyaan mission is India's first manned mission to space.

26 Sep 2019 3:32 PM


Next on target is manned mission to space: Isro chief

As a part of the exercise, India will send two unmanned missions — one in 2020 another in July 2021 — to space.

22 Sep 2019 5:47 AM

Chandrayaan-2 to land on lunar south polar region on Sept 7: ISRO

Chandrayaan-2 will explore a region of the moon where no mission has ever set foot.

18 Aug 2019 8:14 AM

Heading to the moon: The real success story

All of India clapped in appreciation as the rocket carrying the country’s first moon lander and explorer went into a 23-day orbit around the earth.

27 Jul 2019 6:32 AM

Allow MPs to witness launch of Chandrayaan 2: Rajya Sabha

Chandrayaan-2 mission consists of Orbiter, Lander and Rover.

27 Jun 2019 6:44 PM

Aiming for the stars… but can’t even make a chip!

Our shortcomings in most areas of high technology, apart from space and pharmaceuticals, are alarming for several reasons.

21 Jun 2019 3:07 AM


ISRO unveils pictures of modules of India's second lunar mission Chandrayaan-2

All the experiment work on the Moon will be controlled by ISRO scientists from the Earth.

12 Jun 2019 2:02 PM

A great first step to a futuristic defence system

There are subdued reactions to the Wednesday’s ASAT test by various countries given the present geopolitical situation.

29 Mar 2019 2:45 AM

Isro to mark Dr Vikram Sarabhai’s birth centenary with revamp

Union govt sanctions Rs 11,400 crore for future flights of PSLV.

12 Aug 2018 2:41 AM

India’s quest to find a trillion-dollar nuclear fuel on the Moon

China is the only country to put a lander and rover on the moon this century with its Chang’e 3 mission in 2013.

30 Jun 2018 11:44 AM

ISRO loses contact with GSAT-6A communication satellite

The main feature of the satellite was to provide mobile communication to India through multi beam coverage facility.

01 Apr 2018 12:51 PM


New Isro chairman aims for the moon

Dr Sivan, who will occupy the top office for three years, said the announcement about his appoint came a surprise.

14 Jan 2018 2:32 AM

Final frontier: Sky is the limit for 2 IISc start-ups

Rocket science? Bellatrix Aerospace and Astrome Technologies could well be one up on SpaceX, OneWeb, Boeing.

24 Sep 2017 6:19 AM

32 dead as lightning hits Bihar hard

Bihar would soon launch a lightning-tracker app that would alert people about thunder and lightning, a disaster management official said.

10 Jul 2017 8:05 PM

PSLV-C38, carrying 31 satellites, to lift off today

The PSLV-C38 will be launched from the First Launch Pad of the Satish Dhawan Space Centre.

23 Jun 2017 2:14 AM

Video: ISRO successfully launches 'Monster Rocket' GSLV Mark III

President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed ISRO for the historic achievement.

05 Jun 2017 6:03 PM