Mission

  • Mumbai: TABcab to honour ISRO scientists by carrying their, Mangalayaan's photos Yesterday

    Mumbai: To honour Indian Space Research Organisation scientists for their achievement of the Mars Orbiter Mission, TABcab, city's fleet of radio cabs, will display on its 200 vehicles their photos and messages congratulating the space agency. The messages would felicitate ISRO and also display photographs of scientists and 'Mangalyaan', the spacecraft,...
  • After Indo-US summit on Mars, Obama-Modi meet on earth -946332222 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 2 days ago

    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)...
  • Ravi Shankar Prasad pulls up Post officials for unclean premises 3 days ago

    New Delhi: After surprise checks at two post offices, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday pulled up officials of the Department of Posts for not keeping their premises and work space clean. "Despite instructions from Prime Minister's Office, your premises are not clean. Take...
  • Did actress Kareena Kapoor really didn't know about Mangalyaan? 3 days ago

    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...
  • Life span of Mars Orbiter Mission may be extended to one year: Scientist 6 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...
  • Delhi: Smriti Irani launches 'Swachh Bharat Mission' in school 6 days ago

    New Delhi: With an aim to promote awareness about the importance of hygiene, Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani on Thursday launched a campaign about cleanliness in school under 'Swachh Bharat Mission' programme, where she joined the students and teachers in cleaning the campus. Irani, who launched the programme at a Kendriya...
  • PM Modi wants people to devote two hours a week on cleanliness 6 days ago

    New Delhi: A day after the Cabinet cleared a five-year-long Swachh Bharat Mission, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asked people to devote at least two hours a week towards cleanliness, saying he will himself set out with a broom as his contribution. In a message, he...
  • Centre to spend Rs 2 lakh crore by 2019 for 'Clean India' 1 week ago

    New Delhi: The Centre will spend nearly Rs 2 lakh crore in five-year time as part of its ambitious plan to completely clean India by October 2019, coinciding with the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said that this after unveiling the logo for...
  • 'The view is nice up here', Mars Orbiter beams back 1st images 1 week 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 1 week 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...
  • China hails Mangalyaan success as a landmark progress 1 week 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 1 week ago

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  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 1 week ago

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey from New Jersey. ...
  • News 360: ISRO orbiter Mangalyaan sends Mars pictures 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week 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 September 24, 2014

    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. ...
  • Reliance Foundation's 'Mission Rahat': Caring for the J&K flood victims September 24, 2014

    Srinagar: As flood waters recede in Jammu and Kashmir, the real challenge begins. With fears of an epidemic, flood survivors are queuing up at a medical camp in Sanatpura, Srinagar. Started by renowned Kashmiri Dr Zahida Shah and her husband, their noble initiative now has the support of Reliance Foundation's...
  • India's Mars triumph: Chat with experts September 24, 2014

    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 September 24, 2014

    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. ...
  • Made-in-India Mangalyaan reaches Mars, ISRO shows US, Europe, Russia how to do it in the first attempt September 24, 2014

    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...
  • Nation proud of Mars mission success: Hamid Ansari September 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The nation is proud of the Mars mission success, said Vice President M Hamid Ansari on Wednesday. Ansari congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation Scientists for the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) entering the orbit of the Red Planet in its first attempt. "On this historic day, I extend my heartiest...
  • Watch: Scientists celebrate as India's Mangalyaan reaches Mars September 24, 2014

    India is the first Asian country to have put satellite around Mars. Scientist at NASA Dr Amitabh Ghosh said that this has been a journey for India and not just ISRO. Scientists celebrate at ISRO headquarters. ...
  • India's Mars orbiter Mangalyaan's journey to red planet September 24, 2014

    Bangalore: India on Wednesday successfully placed its Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) or Mangalyaan in the red Planet's orbit. Following is the chronology of events that traces the journey of Mangalyaan which lasted over 300 days: November 5, 2013: ISRO's PSLV C25 launches India's Mars Orbiter Mission from Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh. November 7, 2013:...
  • Modi congratulates ISRO scientists for Mangalyaan's success, says MOM has united with Mars September 24, 2014

    Bangalore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated Indian Space Research Organisation for its history achievement as it successfully launched India's maiden Mars Mission. India is the first country to reach Mars in its first attempt. With the achievement, ISRO has entered the league of three other agencies which have succesfully...
  • NASA congratulates ISRO for Mangalyaan's successful entry into Mars orbit September 24, 2014

    New Delhi: As India's Indian Space Research Organisation made history with Mangalyaan successfully entering Mars orbit, United States' National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) congratulated the agency for creating history. NASA's Maven had also reached the orbit of Mars on Tuesday. "We congratulate ISRO for its Mars arrival! Mars Orbiter joins...
  • 'Howdy @MarsCuriosity? Keep in touch. I'll be around': ISRO's Mangalyaan posts its movements live on Twitter; congratulatory tweets pour in from across the world September 24, 2014

    In its maiden attempt, India has successfully placed Mars Orbiter Mission or Mangalyaan in the red planet's orbit. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has created history and has entered the league of three other agencies which successfully launched Mars mission. Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation saying it was...