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Indranil Banerjie | The space sector in India on threshold of take-off, but few more steps needed

India's Space Sector: A Path to Dominance Amidst Global Competition and Growing Private Innovation

31 Jan 2024 12:50 AM

AA Edit | Aditya at L1, a notable scientific achievement

Aditya-L1 will be a milestone even more than a landmark achievement as Indian space exploration raises its sights

08 Jan 2024 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Isro powering India’s dreams

Indians see Isro’s achievements as the country reclaiming its rightful ‘great power’ status.

22 Oct 2023 11:56 PM

ISRO Awaits Vikram Lander and Pragyan Rover to Wake Up from Lunar Sleep

The lander and the rover are awaiting the wake-up call to get reactivated

21 Sep 2023 10:10 PM

AA Edit | Isro’s moment in the sun

India is about 40 years behind in the matter of sending missions to study the sun

04 Sep 2023 12:02 AM


Chandrayaan 3's rover and lander to be put to sleep to withstand night: ISRO chief

The lander and rover were still functioning and "our team with scientific instruments are doing a lot of work now," he said

02 Sep 2023 11:59 PM

Aditya-L1 spacecraft separates from launch vehicle, proceeds towards the Sun: ISRO

ISRO chief S Somanath said the spacecraft was injected in the "precise orbit"

02 Sep 2023 11:12 PM

ISRO to launch Aditya-L1 mission to study Sun on September 2

The launch of the solar mission will take place on September 2, 2023, at 11:50 am from Sriharikota

29 Aug 2023 1:49 AM

After Chandrayaan-3, ISRO eyes Sept 2 for launch of Aditya-L1 solar mission

It will be the first dedicated Indian space mission for observations of the Sun to be launched by the Bengaluru-headquartered space agency

27 Aug 2023 12:59 AM

Indranil Banerjee | To the moon and beyond: India at cusp of a new age

One of the most significant effects of Isro’s lunar success this week will be its impact on the country’s younger generation

25 Aug 2023 12:05 AM


India enters lunar explorers club

The remarkable achievement places India as the first country to land on this uncharted lunar terrain

24 Aug 2023 2:11 AM

AA Edits | Isro needs to pass test on small satellite launch ops

Isro’s record with maiden launches has been less than perfect as history would show that the SLV, ASLV and the reliable workhorse PSLV

09 Aug 2022 12:11 AM

Aakar Patel | Will India get left behind as world speeds up space race?

It is hoped India’s first uncrewed mission will be launch by 2023’s end, as part of a Rs. 9,023- crore project

09 Aug 2022 12:05 AM

ISRO successfully launches PSLV-C52 carrying earth observation, 2 small satellites

The launch marked the first mission of ISRO in 2022

14 Feb 2022 9:16 AM

ISRO to kick off launch mission in 2022 with PSLV-C52 on Feb 14

PSLV-C52 is designed to orbit the EOS-04, weighing 1710 kg, into a sun synchronous polar orbit of 529 km

09 Feb 2022 11:27 AM


Qualification testing of cryogenic engine for Gaganyaan programme successful: ISRO

One more engine will undergo two short-duration tests and one long-duration test to complete the cryogenic engine qualification

13 Jan 2022 10:36 AM

S Somanath appointed as new ISRO chief

Somanath, who is at present director of Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC), will succeed K Sivan

13 Jan 2022 9:26 AM

Rakesh Sasibhushan | Space sector offers new opportunities for Indian industry

As of now, revenues from Satcom services in India are estimated at around $11 billion, though this is not a true indication of the demand

12 Oct 2021 12:21 PM

ISRO releases Chandrayaan-2 data as spacecraft completes 2 years in lunar orbit

Chandrayaan-2 data product and science documents were released by Sivan, along with data from Chandrayaan-2 orbiter payloads

06 Sep 2021 2:34 PM

ISRO to take cooperation with European, Israeli space agencies to higher orbit

An ISRO-ESA Arrangement was signed recently

01 Aug 2021 9:58 AM