August 22, 2019 8:20 am
India had shot down its 740-kg Microsat-R satellite on March 27 this year in a demonstration of its capability to destroy the space-based infrastructure of an enemy country.
July 28, 2019 3:54 am
Rajababu, the Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD) programme director, said that more than 150 scientists were involved in the launch of ASAT, but only a handful knew what exactly they were working for.
May 11, 2019 1:39 pm
The Defence Research and Development Organisation chief said the continuous information being received is monitored and "I don't think there are any issues".
April 30, 2019 10:28 am
India now needs to prepare for an outer space that might become an active military theatre. Above all it needs collaboration with allies and partners in outer space.
April 23, 2019 4:09 pm
"From mobile to missile, everything is now controlled from the space. Therefore, space security is essential, a fact that was ignored by previous governments," PM Modi said.
April 07, 2019 7:22 am
“Even if the anti-satellite techniques of Russia, America or China try and break our satellites, our anti-satellite system can break them in outer orbit itself," Rajnath Singh said.
April 07, 2019 7:23 am
Asked whether the DRDO had the permission of the Election Commission (EC) for the briefing, officials said they had the “necessary clearance”.
April 06, 2019 9:17 pm
The ASAT missile launch last month drew criticism from NASA as it condemned the mission over ignoring safety concerns in the space, especially threat to the International Space Station (ISS).
April 06, 2019 7:24 pm
LIVE UPDATES: While addressing media persons in New Delhi, DRDO chief Dr G Satheesh Reddy said that the safety of space assets was kept in mind while launching Mission Shakti. He also said all the debris of India's anti-satellite missile will decay in 45 days.
April 05, 2019 7:40 am
Mission Shakti: The Pentagon said that it stood by Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan's assessment that debris from an Indian anti-satellite weapons test would eventually burn up in the atmosphere.