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ISRO to launch met satellite by 2013


September 6th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is planning to launch a meteorological satellite by 2013 to monitor atmospheric characteristics, parliament was informed Thursday."ISRO is ... Read more...

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Arunachal wreckage is finally located by locals


May 4th, 2011 - 9:44 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 4 (IANS) After four days of search by over 3,000 security personnel and air force helicopters and Sukhois, it was a group of local tribal people who ... Read more...

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Search for Arunachal chief minister enters fifth day


May 4th, 2011 - 9:54 am ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 4 (IANS) Six Indian Air Force helicopters Wednesday began an aerial survey along the dizzy heights of Sela Pass in Arunachal Pradesh even as the search by ... Read more...

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With ISRO lead, rescuers search for missing chopper


May 3rd, 2011 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 3 (IANS) More than 100 rescue workers early Tuesday began an arduous trek along a rugged mountainous terrain in Arunachal Pradesh to look for the missing helicopter ... Read more...

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ISRO images throw up clues to missing chopper (Third Lead)


May 2nd, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 2 (IANS) The first possible clues to the missing helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu emerged with the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Monday claiming ... Read more...

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Sukhois detected an aircraft-like something in Bhutan: IAF


May 2nd, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 2 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) Monday said images taken by two Sukhoi aircraft have detected "an aircraft-like something" in an area in Bhutan, giving out ... Read more...

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Aerial search resumes for Arunachal CM’s missing chopper


May 2nd, 2011 - 9:51 am ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 2 (IANS) Braving inclement weather, two Mi-17 helicopters early Monday launched a massive search and rescue mission to trace the chopper carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee ... Read more...

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Chopper with Arunachal chief minister still untraced


May 1st, 2011 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 1 (IANS) The helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu remained untraced for the second day Sunday even as search operations on the ground by army ... Read more...

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Government to make official statement on missing chopper


May 1st, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Itanagar, May 1 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs V. Narayanasamy Sunday said a formal statement with authenticated information on the missing helicopter carrying Arunachal Pradesh Chief ... Read more...

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India successfully puts three satellites into orbit


April 20th, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by BNO News
SRIHARIKOTA, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- India on Wednesday successfully put into orbit three satellites using a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle rocket (PSLV), the Hindu newspaper reported.This was the eighteenth mission of the ... Read more...

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INCCA launch black carbon research initiative NCAP tomorrow


March 28th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 28 (ANI): The science plan of the Black Carbon Research Initiative National carbonaceous Aerosols Programme (NCAP) under the aegis of the Indian Network for Climate Change Assessment (INCCA) will ... Read more...

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PMO did not approve S-band spectrum deal: Manmohan Singh


February 24th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Thursday said neither his office nor the cabinet had approved the 2005 agreement to allocate S-band spectrum to the ... Read more...

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Committee appointed to review Antrix Devas deal on S-band spectrum


February 10th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): The Government on Thursday formed a two-member panel to look into the technical aspects of the controversial S-band spectrum allocation.The panel, headed by B K Chaturvedi, ... Read more...

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ISRO job is not allocation of spectrum, clarifies Madhavan Nair


February 9th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore, Feb 9 (ANI): Former Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman, G. Madhavan Nair has said that allocation of S-Band spectrum is not the job of the organisation."The job of the ... Read more...

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S-Band agreement caused no loss to Govt.: ISRO


February 8th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman Dr K Radhakrishnan on Tuesday said the agreements entered into by Devas and Antrix caused no loss to the Government.Addressing ... Read more...

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Centre will take apt action in S-Band spectrum allocation: Pallam Raju


February 8th, 2011 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
By Jaipal SharmaBangalore, Feb 8 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence Dr. MM Pallam Raju on Tuesday said that the Central Government will take responsible action against S-Band spectrum allocation.Talking to ... Read more...

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Reply of PMO on S-Band scam is unsatisfactory, claims BJP


February 8th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday pulled up the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government at the Centre, claiming that the reply of the Prime ... Read more...

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ISRO spectrum scam denied by Prime Minister’s office


February 8th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has denied reports that a private company has been allotted a whopping 70MHZ of spectrum for barely Rs. 1000 crore through ... Read more...

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US hoping to become ‘close partner’ of India in space exploration


January 28th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.28 (ANI): A senior official of the Obama administration has said that United States is hoping to become 'close partner' of India in space exploration.The removal of the Indian ... Read more...

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Heavier payload caused Indian rocket’s failure: Expert


December 27th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Killugudi Jayaraman Bangalore, Dec 27 (IANS) Instability introduced by excessive payload weight was most likely responsible for the failure of an Indian rocket's launch on Christmas day, an expert in ... Read more...

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ISRO successfully tests propellants system of GSLV-M III


September 9th, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by ANI
Mahendragiri (Tamil Nadu), Sep. 9 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) successfully tested the propellant system of the body's soon-to-be launch mega vehicle, in the Tamil Nadu's Mahendragiri district on ... Read more...

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India to pitch for easing of US high-tech exports


July 13th, 2010 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit in November, India will push for easing of high-technology exports and review steps required to implement the nuclear deal ... Read more...

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ISRO chief offers prayers at Tirupathi after successful five satellite launch


July 13th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by ANI
Tirupathi (Andhra Pradesh), July 13 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) chief K. Radhakrishnan worshipped at the Lord Venkateswara Temple at Tirumala here on Monday night, hours after successfully overseeing the ... Read more...

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ISRO chairman prays for successful launch of PSLV-C15


July 11th, 2010 - 9:26 pm ICT by ANI
Hyderabad, July 11 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Chairman K. Radhakrishnan has offered prayers at the Tirumala temple in Andhra Pradesh for a successful launch of the satellite PSLV-C15.Radhakrishnan, ... Read more...

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ROK agrees to India’s space launch use suggestion


June 17th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 17 (ANI): South Korean President Lee Myung-bak on Thursday agreed to Indian External Affairs minister S.M.Krishna's suggestion to launch ROK satellites on Indian launch vehicles.A statement issued ... Read more...

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Kalam calls for setting up biodiversity zones in the country


June 5th, 2010 - 9:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 5 (ANI): Drawing attention of government authorities to promote biodiversity in the country, former President Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam here on Saturday said the government should ... Read more...

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Countdown begins for GSLV-D3 launch at Sriharikota


April 14th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) Apr 14 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) scientists have started countdown at the Satish Dhavan Space Centre in Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota for the ... Read more...

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India to send two astronauts in space: ISRO


April 14th, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) India will send two astronauts into space using an indigenous rocket and an announcement for this is likely to be made within a couple of months, ... Read more...

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Jairam Ramesh says India working with China on climate change


February 3rd, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Mansar (J-K), Feb 3 (ANI): Minister of State for Environment and Forests Jairam Ramesh has said India continues to work with China on climate change."In spite of all the border problems ... Read more...

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India to launch ‘Chandrayaan-2′ by 2013


January 28th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Jan 28 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) chief K. Radhakrishnan on Wednesday said the configuration for the new moon mission 'Chandrayaan-2' is being finalized and added that it would ... Read more...

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India, South Korea sign accords on space and IT co-operation


January 26th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, who is on a four-day visit to New Delhi, witnessed the signing of four pacts to enhance co-operation in various programmes ... Read more...

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Solar Eclipse Witnessed By People In India


January 15th, 2010 - 9:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Tamil Nadu, Jan 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today, a large number of people in Asia and Africa became the witness of the longest solar eclipse of this century. As per the ... Read more...

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3,500 students to participate in Children’s Science Congress


November 29th, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 29 (IANS) With the aim of 'catching them young', the Kerala government will invite around 3,500 school students to attend the Children's Science Congress (CSC) here in January and ... Read more...

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NASA signs agreement with ISRO to use data from Oceasat II


November 19th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of the US has entered an agreement with the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) to use data from the Indian ... Read more...

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GSLV Mk III to enhance India’s launch capacity: ISRO chief


November 14th, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
Tirupati, Nov 14 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) chief K. Radhakrishnan said here on Saturday that India is developing the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle Mark III (GSLV Mk III) ... Read more...

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