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Mars probe next for UAE space mission, which has sent one Emirati and nine satellites up

The 1,350-kg probe named Al-Amal, meaning Hope, is due to blast off from Japan’s Tanegashima Space Centre on July 15.

10 Jul 2020 5:49 PM

Four Indian cosmonauts resume Gaganyaan training in Russia after Covid19 scare

Four Indian Air Force fighter pilots are currently under training in Moscow, and are likely to be potential candidates for Gaganyaan project

23 May 2020 4:02 PM

3 Indians will spend 5-7 days in space by 2022

The astronauts will be selected by the Indian Air Force and Isro jointly after which they will undergo training for two-three years.

29 Aug 2018 1:51 AM

DRDO labs offer assistance for space mission

For long, Defence Bioengineering and Electromedical Laboratory & Defence Food Research Laboratory have been supporting the armed forces.

28 Aug 2018 1:46 AM

Modi announces space mission

He said India will become the fourth country after Russia, the United States and China to achieve the feat.

16 Aug 2018 10:23 AM


Israeli company plans lunar landing next year

The spacecraft will relay photographs and collect data about the moon’s magnetism for research by Israel’s Weizmann Institute.

11 Jul 2018 9:33 AM

China's Tiangong-1 space lab to fall into Earth's atmosphere this weekend: ESA

The Tiangong-1 ceased functioning in March 2016 and is rumoured to be out of control since then.

28 Mar 2018 7:57 AM

China to recruit civilian astronauts, boost crewed missions

New astronauts will include maintenance engineers and payload specialists as well as pilots.

05 Mar 2018 9:17 AM

Pope Francis rings up astronauts in the space station

Pope Francis' call to the space station was the second of its kind, had conversation on peaceful topics..

30 Oct 2017 9:54 AM

US astronaut's memoir provides blunt take on year in space

Retired astronaut Scott Kelly descirbes all the good and bad things about doing a long space mission.

12 Oct 2017 10:25 AM