Mars

  • After Indo-US summit on Mars, Obama-Modi meet on earth 9 hours 42 minutes ago

    Washington: Noting that he and President Barack Obama were meeting just days after the Indian and the US missions reached Mars, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that after the Indo-US summit on the Red Planet, it's the turn of the leaders of the two nations to meet here...
  • Mars orbiter sends picture of dust storm activities on the planet Yesterday

    Bangalore: India's Mars orbiter has sent a picture of regional dust storm activities over the northern hemisphere of the Red Planet, ISRO said on Monday. "Regional dust storm activities over northern hemisphere of Mars - captured by Mars Color Camera on-board Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM)", Bangalore-headquartered Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)...
  • NASA Mars Curiosity rover's primary mission begins Yesterday

    Washington: NASA's Curiosity rover has just drilled its first hole in the foothills of Mount Sharp, the 5-kilometre-high mountain on Mars that is the primary destination for the six-wheeled machine's mission. The rover's hammering drill chewed about 2.6 inches deep into a basal-layer outcrop on Mount Sharp last week and collected...
  • Did actress Kareena Kapoor really didn't know about Mangalyaan? Yesterday

    We know that Indian actors are usually busy with their films and endorsements, but one of Bollywood's leading actresses Kareena Kapoor must have been living under a rock for the past week or so. At a publicity event, when a journalist asked her about her view's on India's successfully concluded...
  • India's journey to Mars was cheaper than auto ride: Modi at madison Square 2 days ago

    New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday used the metaphor of cost of travel by auto in Ahmedabad to the expenditure incurred in the landmark Mars Orbiter Mission which India accomplished in the very first attempt. "A one-km auto rickshaw ride in Ahmedabad takes Rs 10 and India reached...
  • The Week That Wasn't: 'MOM' on Mars 2 days ago

    Watch Cyrus Broacha's take on India's successful Mars Orbiter Mission in this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't'. ...
  • Photo: Is that a 'traffic signal' on Mars? 4 days ago

    Are aliens using traffic signal to cross roads on Red Planet? Fun apart, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has clicked a picture on the Martian surface that resembles a "traffic signal". The "traffic signal" was spotted by a British UFO enthusiast named Joseph White. Curiosity, while busy scanning the surface, snapped the photo. "I...
  • Life span of Mars Orbiter Mission may be extended to one year: Scientist 4 days ago

    Thiruvananthapuram: Expressing satisfaction over the success of the Mars Orbiter Mission, K Sivan, director of Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre at Valiamala on Friday said the life of the orbiter may be extended to one year from the planned six months. "The life of the satellite was planned for six months. What...
  • NASA's Curiosity clicks picture of a 'traffic signal' on Mars 4 days ago

    New York: Are aliens using traffic signal to cross roads on Red Planet? Fun apart, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has clicked a picture on the Martian surface that resembles a "traffic signal". The "traffic signal" was spotted by a British UFO enthusiast named Joseph White. Curiosity, while busy scanning the surface, snapped...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 5 days ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 5 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey from Times Square, New York. ...
  • 'The view is nice up here', Mars Orbiter beams back 1st images 5 days ago

    Bangalore/New Delhi: India's Mars spacecraft has beamed back the first images of the red planet and they were made public by ISRO with a caption "The view is nice up here", a day after it was placed in orbit in the very first attempt scripting space history. ...
  • Mangalyaan carrying 5 instruments including a Mars Colours Camera 5 days ago

    New Delhi: A day after India became the first country to send a spacecraft to Mars in its first attempt, Mangalyaan has sent the first pictures of the red planet. The Mars Orbiter is carrying five instruments with it. One of them is the Mars Colours Camera. The MCC is...
  • 'Does Dominos deliver in ISRO? Are there aliens?': This Reddit AMA of ISRO scientists has answers to all the questions about life at ISRO 5 days ago

    ISRO's mission on Mars had millions glued to their TV and computer screens for live updates. Every movement of Mangalyaan was being monitored and Twitter users enjoyed the friendly exchange between India's Mars Orbiter and NASA's Curiosity Rover. Just a day after entering the Martian orbit, Mangalyaan had already sent...
  • Mangalyaan clicks and sends the first image of Mars 5 days ago

    New Delhi: India's Mars Orbiter Mission Mangalyaan has released the first picture of the red planet after successfully entering into the Martian orbit on Wednesday. The official Twitter handle of ISRO's Mars Orbiter uploaded a picture of our neighbouring red planet with the caption, "the view is nice up here," on...
  • China hails Mangalyaan success as a landmark progress 5 days ago

    Beijing: China on Wednesday congratulated India for its successful Mars mission saying that it was not only a proud achievement for the country and Asia but also a "landmark progress" in mankind's exploration of outer space. "We have seen the report and congratulate India on the Mars satellite entering the...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 6 days ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 6 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey from New Jersey. ...
  • News 360: ISRO orbiter Mangalyaan sends Mars pictures 6 days ago

    It's been just 12 hours since India's first interplanetary mission, the Mars orbiter, entered the red planet's orbit successfully and it is already hard at work. The Mangalyaan has sent back five photographs of Mars. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) confirmed that their ground station had receieved the first...
  • Mangalyaan is a giant leap for ISRO: Space expert 6 days ago

    The Mangalyaan had successfully entered the Mars's orbit early on Wednesday morning, making India the first country in the world to send a spacecraft to Mars in its maiden attempt. ...
  • 'What is red, is a planet and is the focus of my orbit': Mangalyaan's success recorded in 10 tweets by ISRO 6 days ago

    Bangalore: Wednesday was a big day for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) which successfully planted its first interplanetary mission, the Mars Orbiter or MOM, into the red planet's orbit in its very first attempt. India became the first country in the world to do so, and that too on...
  • Mars mission success a national accomplishment: Ghulam Nabi Azad 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Wednesday hailed ISRO's triumph in maiden Mars mission, calling it a national accomplishment that has raised India's status world-wide. Heartily congratulating scientists of ISRO, the Congress leader said that it is also a "befitting reply to the class...
  • Just 12 hours into the orbit, India's successful Mars mission Mangalyaan sends first set of data 6 days ago

    Bangalore: It's been just 12 hours since India's first interplanetary mission, the Mars orbiter, entered the red planet's orbit successfully and it is already hard at work. The Mangalyaan has sent back five photographs of Mars. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) confirmed that their ground station had receieved the first...
  • Mangalyaan: India keeps its date with Mars, and history 6 days ago

    India made history on Wednesday as it became the first country in the world to send up a spacecraft to Mars in its very first attempt. Deepa Balakrishnan presents this report. ...
  • India's Mars triumph: Chat with experts 6 days ago

    Space exploration is the cutting edge of technology and on September 24, 2014 the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) made a landmark by successfully placing its first Mars Orbiter Mission or Mangalyaan in the red planet's orbit in its maiden attempt while its more famous counterparts from the USA, Europe...
  • ISRO has achieved high success with Mangalyaan: Kalam 6 days ago

    India made space history on Wednesday. We became the first country in the world to put a satellite around Mars in its maiden attempt. India also became the first Asian country to achieve this and only the fourth in the world to do so. ...
  • I want to become a scientist, says student after Mangalyaan achievement 6 days ago

    CNN-IBN spoke to a few students at the Meridian School in Hyderabad to find out how children are responding to India's Mangalyaan achievement. "I am very proud to be an Indian. I want to have a house on Mars," said a student. ...
  • Watch: Scientists answer people's questions on Mangalyaan 6 days ago

    India has become the first country in the world to put satellite around Mars in the first attempt. People from all over call as scientists answer their queries on Mangalyaan. ...
  • Made-in-India Mangalyaan reaches Mars, ISRO shows US, Europe, Russia how to do it in the first attempt 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Space exploration is the cutting edge of technology and on September 24, 2014 the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) made a landmark by successfully placing its first Mars Orbiter Mission or Mangalyaan in the red planet's orbit in its maiden attempt while its more famous counterparts from the...
  • Lata Mangeshkar congratulates scientists on Mangalyaan 6 days ago

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, singer Lata Mangeshkar expressed her happiness at Mangalyaan reaching Mars. "I am a proud Indian. I congratulate all scientists for making this possible. We are lucky to have Narendra Modi as our PM," said Lata Mangeshkar. ...