Chandrayaan-2 made bunch of discovery-class findings: ISRO

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has announced that the Orbiter payloads of Chandrayaan-2–the second Lunar Mission–has made a bunch of discovery-class findings. Continue Reading

What went wrong with ISRO mission – GSLV-F10-EOS-03

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) could not acomplish GSLV-F10/EOS-03 mission as the upper cyrogenic stage failed to ignite, about five minutes after lift off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre on Thursday. Continue Reading

ISRO gears up for GSLV mission from Sriharikota on 12 August

After a long gap, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is gearing for a GSLV mission from the spaceport of Sriharikota, about 100 km from here, on 12 August early morning. Continue Reading

ISRO says first uncrewed mission Gaganyaan not possible in December

ISRO has said the launch of the first uncrewed mission planned in December, as part of the human spaceflight programme ‘Gaganyaan’, will be delayed due to the Covid-19-induced disruption in delivery of hardware elements for the ambitious venture. Continue Reading

ISRO inches close to Gaganyan success

The Indian Space Research Organsiation (ISRO) has successfully conducted the third long duration hot test of the liquid propellant Vikas Engine for the core L110 liquid stage of the human rated GSLV MKIII vehicle, as part of the engine qualification requirements for the Gaganyaan Programme. Continue Reading

ISRO develops three types of ventilators

Indian Space Research Organisation has developed three types of ventilators and has come forward to transfer the technology to industry for clinical usage as the country battles the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic. Continue Reading

ISRO ready to transfer oxygen technology

At a time when there is a huge demand for oxygen to treat Covid patients, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has announced that it is ready to transfer the technology to make portable medical oxygen concentrators developed by the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC). Continue Reading

SC orders CBI probe into wrongful arrest of Nambi Narayanan

The Supreme Court today ordered an investigation by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the 1994 espionage case against former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) scientist Nambi Narayanan. Continue Reading

ISRO makes breakthrough demonstration of free-space QKD over 300 m

For the first time in the country, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully demonstrated free-space Quantum Communication over a distance of 300 m. Continue Reading