- India's rise to the Moon. Menon, Subhadra // Nature;10/16/2008, Vol. 455 Issue 7215, p874
An essay is presented on the space exploration programme of the government of India. It traces the foundations of the space programme of the country from the efforts of Indian physicist Vikram Ambalal Sarabhai in 1947 in which he founded the Physical Research Laboratory (PRL) in Ahmedabad. It...
- Capsule Recovery. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;1/29/2007, Vol. 166 Issue 5, p45
The article reports that scientists from the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) will analyze two different sets of samples from space following the January 22, 2007 retrieval by India's navy and coast guard of the Space-capsule Recovery Experiment (SRE-1) from the Bay of Bengal. The...
- From India to Mars. // News 'n' More;Sep2012, Vol. 5 Issue 9, p23
The article reports on the scheduled launching by India of its first Mars Orbiter Mission on November 2013. According to Prime Minister Doctor Manmohan Singh, the Mars mission will be an important step in the country's space technology programme. The mission will be launched by the advanced...
- Indian space agency sets its sights on a mission to the Moon. Jayaraman, K.S. // Nature;7/6/2000, Vol. 406 Issue 6791, p5
Discusses the plans by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for a scientific mission to the Moon. Discussion of attempts to gain government support; Comments by S. Rangarajan, mission coordinator, concerning the budget for the program and its support among scientists; Objection by some...
- India Planning To Launch 10 Satellites Per Year. Menon, Jay // Aerospace Daily & Defense Report;3/17/2015, Vol. 251 Issue 49, p2
The article reports on the plan of state-run space agency Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) to launch 10 satellites annually starting in 2015 in an effort to expand the country's space exploration program.
- Indian Mars Mission. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;10/7/2013, Vol. 175 Issue 35, p13
The article reports on the scheduled launch of the India Space Research Organization's (ISRO) Mars Orbiter in October 2013.
- ISRO Team in U.S. for Space Conference Amid Strain in Ties. // India -- West;1/17/2014, Vol. 39 Issue 9, pA30
The article reports that the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) scientists participated in the first ever ministerial meet on international space exploration in Washington D.C., notwithstanding the unease in bilateral ties, followed by the arrest of Indian Diplomat Devyani Khobragade.
- Isro, Kuwait institute sign cooperation pact. // domain-b.com;1/22/2016, p1
The article reports that the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro), the organisation for space applications under the Department of Space, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research (KISR) on cooperation in the outer space. It focuses on the...
- Space researchers were not spying, says India's Supreme Court. Jayaraman, K.S. // Nature;5/7/1998, Vol. 393 Issue 6680, p6
Reports the 1998 decision of the Indian Supreme Court which exonerated two leading space scientists working for the Indian Space Research Organization. The criticism of the government for trying to reopen the investigation after it had been closed by a central government agency; Scientists...