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Gaganyaan project: India's maiden mission to launch manned spacecraft - what we know so far

December 28, 2018 7:33 pm

While preparations for sending the first Indian astronaut via an Indian spacecraft have been going ever since ISRO Policy Planning Committee envisaged the idea, the Cabinet approval that came on Friday afternoon was the first official step that concretised the timeline of Gaganyaan Project.

ALTBalaji announces its next show Mangalyaan

September 29, 2017 9:34 pm

The series Mangalyaan will talk about various aspects of the Mars Orbiter Mission at ISRO that put India on the global map. It will revolve around the three women scientists who were critical in making this prestigious mission a reality.

Mangalyaan's Mars camera has clicked over 1,000 images so far

September 26, 2015 2:16 am

Currently the Mars orbiter is placed in an elliptical orbit around the red planet and the camera on-board clicks pictures at different altitudes ranging from 400 to 70,000 kilometres.

Mangalyaan mission to enter 15-day 'blackout' phase tomorrow

June 07, 2015 11:21 am

From June 8 to 22, the sun will block Mars from the earth snapping communication with the satellite.

Mangalyaan can survive for 'years' in Martian orbit: ISRO chief

April 16, 2015 6:54 am

The orbiter that has already completed the scheduled six months, encircling Mars.

ISRO Mars Orbiter Mission team wins Space Pioneer Award

January 14, 2015 11:57 am

ISRO's Mars Orbiter Mission team has won the prestigious 2015 Space Pioneer Award for its rare feat.

‘Mapping can be used to decongest cities and help in better planning’

January 06, 2015 2:14 am

MOM director said, “This is first time any spacecraft has survived the Van Allen radiation belts.’’

For the Record: ‘Digital connectivity should become a basic right’

January 06, 2015 12:30 am

Excerpts from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech at the Indian Science Congress at Mumbai University, January 3

Day 1: ISRO, DRDO stalls draw most crowd

January 04, 2015 12:48 pm

The exhibition spread across approximately 15,000 square metres has participation of around 260 premier organisations.

Time Magazine picks Mangalyaan for best inventions of 2014

November 21, 2014 4:13 pm

Mangalyaan is among the 25 'Best Inventions of 2014' listed by Time magazine calling it 'the Supersmart Spacecraft'.


2nd anniversary of the Mars mission launch: Here's how Mars looks like from Mangalyaan

November 05, 2015 9:31 pm

As we celebrate two years of the Mars Orbiter Mission's launch, take a look at some of the photos sent across by the mission.

First pictures of Mars taken by Mars Orbiter

September 25, 2014 4:52 pm

A team of ISRO scientists presented the first pictures from Mangalyaan.