ASTRO

  • India's spy satellite to be launched in April March 13, 2012

    Chennai: A wholly Indianbuilt spy/surveillance satellite, Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat1) that can see through clouds and fog and has very highresolution imaging is slated for launch in April, a senior official of the Indian space agency has said. An official of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said thorough tests were...
  • Sun TV shares slip as CBI raids Maran's residence October 10, 2011

    Mumbai: Maran familyowned broadcasting firm Sun TV tumbled by as much as 16 per cent in early trade on the bourses on Monday after CBI conducted raids on the premises of owner Kalanithi Maran and his brother, former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran. CBI conducted raids on the premises of the Maran...
  • 2G: top executive of Maxis questioned by CBI September 12, 2011

    New Delhi: A top executive of the Maxis group was questioned on Monday by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with alleged irregularities in spectrum allotment during the tenure of former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran. Ralph Marshall, CEO of Astro which invested in Sun TV and also a Board...
  • Friday Releases: Housefull, Chase... April 30, 2010

    And this Friday it's going to be Housefull at the theatres near you all thanks to Sajid Khan. Take a look. HOUSEFULL After Heyy Babyy, director Sajid Khan is back with another multistarrer, Housefull. Akshay Kumar leads the pack as a very jinxed Aarush, who is convinced that only true love...