Kalpana Chawla

  • Haryana CM to reward village boy selected for NASA astronaut programme 14-09-2013 09:18 AM

    A teenaged village boy, selected by US' National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for its astronaut training programme, will be rewarded by the Haryana government, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said on Friday. The Haryana government will honour Ashish Kumar with its Pratibha Samman, said Hooda, adding he will also...
  • NASA launches last space shuttle Atlantis 08-07-2011 09:00 PM

    New Delhi: The United State's Space Shuttle programme ended on Friday with the launch of the last shuttle Atlantis. Atlantis will return to Earth two weeks later, to be mothballed forever. The 12-day mission will be run by a 4-person crew. This is the smallest crew of any shuttle mission...
  • NASA retires space shuttles with Atlantis 08-07-2011 08:39 PM

    New Delhi: Thirty years and 134 missions later, the United State's Space Shuttle programme is being shut down. Atlantis is the last shuttle to go to space. After launch late on Friday night, it will return to Earth two weeks later, to be mothballed forever. US President Barack Obama has...
  • Sunita space-walks into another feat 09-02-2007 10:13 AM

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  • India 360: Indians reach for stars 12-01-2007 01:11 AM

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  • Kalpana Chawla, India's space cupid 11-01-2007 08:42 PM

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  • Sunita takes her first stroll in space 17-12-2006 09:56 AM

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