Pslv

  • Controversy in futility?

    Just Asking |  S K Srivastava
    Home Ministry order to use Hindi on social media platform, in (inter-ministerial) communication etc, has led to protests by Jayalalitha, DMK felt complexed as second...

  • India earned euro 40 million launching foreign satellites 09-07-2014 11:35 PM

    Chennai: India has earned around 40 million euros launching 15 foreign satellites from 2011 till date, Science and Technology Minister Jitendra Singh said on Wednesday. In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, Jitendra Singh - who is also minister for Earth sciences, department of atomic energy...
  • In defence of Angrezi: Modi speaks the language of Macaulayputras

    Bloody Mary |  Sagarika Ghose
    Now that PM Narendra Modi has made an unexpected speech in the language of the Macaulayputras at a moment of national pride when PSLV blasted...

  • India@9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 30-06-2014 10:41 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Petrol prices hiked by Rs 1.69, diesel up by 50 paise 30-06-2014 09:01 PM

    The ongoing crisis in Iraq has paved way to increase in oil prices in India. While petrol price has been hiked by a steep Rs 1.69 per litre, diesel prices has been increased by 50 paise a litre. ...
  • Full text of PM Narendra Modi's speech at ISRO's PSLV-C23 launch 30-06-2014 01:35 PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday witnessed the launch of ISRO's PSLV-C23 rocket which placed five foreign satellites into the orbit successfully. Congratulating the ISRO scientists, Modi asked them to make the benefits of space research available to the common man. He urged the ISRO scientists to work on developing...
  • 'We have done a lot but yeh dil maange more': Top 10 quotes from Narendra Modi at the PSLV C23 rocket launch at Sriharikota 30-06-2014 10:59 AM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated scientists for the successful launch of the PSLV C23 rocket carrying five foreign satellites at the Satish Dhawan space centre in Sriharikota. Modi witnessed the PSLV launch at Sriharikota. The indigenous PSLV C23 rocket is carrying five satellites, including the French Earth observation...
  • PM Narendra Modi congratulates ISRO for PSLV C-23 launch, asks scientists to develop a SAARC satellite 30-06-2014 10:56 AM

    Sriharikota: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday witnessed the PSLV C-23 launch from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre. A thrilled Modi congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation scientists and thanked them for giving him the opportunity to witness the launch in person. Speaking after the launch of the five foreign...
  • Global endorsement of India's space capability: Modi 30-06-2014 10:46 AM

    Sriharikota: This is a "global endorsement of India's space capability", said Prime Minister Narendra Modi after the successful launch of an Indian rocket that carried five foreign satellites. Modi said: "Congratulations to everybody." "I feel specially privileged to witness this event in person," said Modi who clapped as the Polar...
  • The cost of our Mars mission is cheaper than the Hollywood movie 'Gravity': Prime Minister Narendra Modi tells scientists 30-06-2014 10:37 AM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated scientists for the successful launch of the PSLV C23 rocket carrying five foreign satellites at the Satish Dhawan space centre in Sriharikota and said India's Mars mission is cheaper than the hit Hollywood movie 'Gravity'. Modi witnessed the PSLV launch at Sriharikota. The...
  • ISRO launches PSLV-C23 from Sriharikota with 5 foreign satellites 30-06-2014 09:58 AM

    Sriharikota: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Monday launched the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C23 rocket at 9:52 am with five foreign satellites of France, Germany, Canada and Singapore. A few minutes after the launch PSLV-C23 rocket placed all five satellites on intended orbit around Earth. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who...
  • Live blog: Congress leader Manish Tewari on AK Antony's charges of appeasement 30-06-2014 09:16 AM

    The Indian Space Research Organisation launched the PSLV C-23 rocket at 9:52 am. The PSLV-C23 rocket is carrying satellites of France, Germany, Canada and Singapore. ...
  • ISRO to launch PSLV C-23 with 5 foreign satellites today 30-06-2014 08:33 AM

    Sriharikota: It is a big day for the Indian Space Research Organisation on Monday as last minute preparations are in full swing for the launch of the PSLV C-23 rocket at 9:52 am. The PSLV-C23 rocket will be carrying satellites of France, Germany, Canada and Singapore. Among the audience will...
  • Government committed to give further impetus to space programme: Modi 29-06-2014 08:29 PM

    Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on a visit to Sriharikota to witness the launch of ISRO's PSLV C-23 rocket, on Sunday said his government is committed to give impetus to the country's space programme. A few hours after he landed at the spaceport, about 100 kilometers from here...
  • PM to witness launch of ISRO's PSLV C-23 rocket on Sunday 28-06-2014 04:56 PM

    Chennai: In his first visit to Tamil Nadu after becoming Prime Minister, Narendra Modi will make a brief stopover on Sunday enroute to Sriharikota to witness the launch of ISRO's PSLV C-23 rocket. Modi has no official engagements in the city even as state BJP sources said they have not...
  • PSLV C23 launch cleared; 49-hour countdown begins on Saturday 27-06-2014 08:12 PM

    Chennai: A 49-hour countdown for the June 30 launch of PSLV C23 carrying French Earth Observation Satellite SPOT-7 and four co-passenger spacecraft from the spaceport of Sriharikota will begin at 8.52 AM on Saturday. The Launch Authorisation Board (LAB), which met Friday at Sriharikota, cleared the launch, paving the way...
  • India to launch Astrosat in 2015: ISRO 04-04-2014 09:16 PM

    The Indian space agency is developing Astrosat - an astronomical satellite to study stars and other celestial bodies and expects to launch it in 2015, said a senior official in Sriharikota Friday. Speaking to reporters after the successful launch of India's second navigation satellite Space Application Centre director AS Kiran...
  • ISRO chief expects India's own satellite navigation system by 2014 end 31-03-2014 07:11 PM

    India is expected to have its own satellite navigation system with the launch of three more satellites before the end of this year, said the Indian space agency's chief on Monday. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman K Radhakrishnan said that Indian communication satellite INSAT-3E has been decommissioned couple of...
  • Mars mission successfully completes 100 days in space on Wednesday 11-02-2014 08:35 PM

    Bangalore: India's first inter-planetary probe Mars Orbiter Spacecraft will be completing 100 days in space on Wednesday in its voyage towards the red planet. The health of the spacecraft, launched by the country's workhorse rocket PSLV-C25 on November 5 last from Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh,...
  • Third orbit raising manoeuvre on Mars Orbiter performed 09-11-2013 11:20 AM

    Chennai: The third of the total of five orbit raising manoeuvres of the Mars Orbiter spacecraft was performed early on Saturday morning, raising its apogee, the farthest point from Earth, to over 71,000 km. The manoeuvre started at 2:10 AM on Saturday and raised the spacecraft's apogee from 40,186 km...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 05-11-2013 11:23 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Mission to Mars: PSLV puts 'Mangalyaan' into an elliptical orbit 05-11-2013 09:44 PM

    India's journey to the Mars has begun with the successful launch of the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM). Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) joined an elite club of just four agencies in the world which dared to travel to Mars. The Rs 450 crore Mars Orbiter Mission was successfully launched from...
  • PSLV-C25 will leave earth's orbit within 20-30 days: Madhavan 05-11-2013 04:50 PM

    After the launch of India's Mars Mission from Sriharikota, former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair said the scientists will carry a check out of the spacecraft and then the rocket engine will be fired. He added PSLV-C25 would leave the earth's orbit within 20-30 days. ...
  • Modi congratulates ISRO for its Mars Mission 05-11-2013 04:15 PM

    Ahmedabad: BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated ISRO for successfully launching India's Mars Orbiter Mission from Sriharikota. Modi said India's Mars Mission Mangalyaan gave global recognition to the country. A Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C25 was launched from Sriharikota spaceport on Tuesday with the...
  • India's Mars Orbiter Mission's little-known facts 05-11-2013 11:13 AM

    At 2:38 pm on November 5, 2013 a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C25 will lift off from Sriharikota spaceport with the aim of reaching the red planet Mars. If the mission is successful then the PSLV-C25 will travel for almost 300 days, cover 680 million kilometres and reach Mars on September...
  • Countdown for India's Mars Orbiter Mission begins 03-11-2013 07:12 PM

    The countdown for the India's ambitious Rs 430-crore Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) began on Sunday 6.08 am at Sriharikota rocket port in Andhra Pradesh, a space agency official said. The countdown to the flight of Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C25) will be for 56.30 hours which is expected...
  • Mars mission not for pride but for 'meaningful research': ISRO 21-07-2013 12:52 PM

    Bangalore: As India prepares to launch its Rs 450 crore mission to Mars this year, a top space official says the country's first martian odyssey - that has attracted some criticism - is not just for pride but for undertaking "meaningful research". K Radhakrishnan, Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation(ISRO),...
  • Successful satellite launch a milestone: Manmohan Singh 02-07-2013 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said the successful launch of India's first navigation satellite is an important milestone in the development of country's space programme. He congratulated the department of space and Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for the successful launch of the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite...
  • India plans string of satellite launches 02-07-2013 12:20 PM

    Sriharikota: The Indian space agency has lined up a string of launches, including the silver jubilee flight of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C25 (PSLV-C25) carrying the Mars orbiter, a top official said. "The Mars mission will be anytime after October 21 this year," Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman K...
  • ISRO seeks more participation of private players in JVs 02-07-2013 10:30 AM

    Sriharikota: With its workhorse PSLV creating a niche for itself in the space industry across the globe, ISRO is looking for the more participation of private players in joint ventures, a top official said on Tuesday. "Over 400 industrial firms are already working with us. PSLV has created a niche...