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ISRO is formulating space law and a space activities Bill, it is in its final stages say K Sivan
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ISRO is formulating space law and a space activities Bill, it is in its final stages say K Sivan

The GOT announced that private sector will be allowed to carry out space activities like building rockets, satellites and providing launch services.

Chandrayaan 3: ISRO starts work on second lander mission to the moon, launch planned in early 2021
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Chandrayaan 3: ISRO starts work on second lander mission to the moon, launch planned in early 2021

Chandrayaan 3 lander, rover and rocket will cost ISRO Rs 610 crores, of which Rs 360 crore is for the GSLV-MkIII.

ISRO's Space Shuttle-like Reusable Launch Vehicle will attempt its first landing in Karnataka
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ISRO's Space Shuttle-like Reusable Launch Vehicle will attempt its first landing in Karnataka

India's RLV includes a Space Shuttle-like craft that could feature an air-breathing ramjet engine.

ISRO to send a manned mission to space by December 2021 says chairman K Sivan
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ISRO to send a manned mission to space by December 2021 says chairman K Sivan

Gaganyaan mission is extremely important for India as it will boost its science and technology capabilities.

ISRO will send man to space by Dec 2021, says K Sivan at IIT Bhubaneshwar convocation, encourages students to take 'calculated risks'
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ISRO will send man to space by Dec 2021, says K Sivan at IIT Bhubaneshwar convocation, encourages students to take 'calculated risks'

Stating Chandrayaan 2's orbiter will give data for seven and half years, he said all technologies of the moon mission have proved accurate except for the soft landing."Is not it a success ?" he asked.

Chandrayaan 2: Most objectives accomplished, mission will continue contributing to lunar science, ISRO said
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Chandrayaan 2: Most objectives accomplished, mission will continue contributing to lunar science, ISRO said

The success criteria included a lot of proof-of-concept tech, like the variable-thrust propulsion technology used in the lander.

Chandrayaan 2: How Narendra Modi magic turned temporary setback for ISRO into tangible hope of seeing flag on Moon
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Chandrayaan 2: How Narendra Modi magic turned temporary setback for ISRO into tangible hope of seeing flag on Moon

Narendra Modi consoled the ISRO chief K Sivan and spoken to the scientists hours after the Chandrayaan 2 lost contact with Vikram Lander, turning a moment of great sadness into one of tangible hope

Chandrayaan 2: From showcasing space capabilities to providing indelible images, why ISRO's project is far from a failure
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Chandrayaan 2: From showcasing space capabilities to providing indelible images, why ISRO's project is far from a failure

The image of a prime minister consoling the ISRO chief who had suffered an emotion breakdown following the lander’s malfunctioning, was a moment that transfixed the nation.

Chandrayaan 2: Ram Nath Kovind says 'we shall overcome some day', lauds scientists' commitment
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Chandrayaan 2: Ram Nath Kovind says 'we shall overcome some day', lauds scientists' commitment

'Hum honge kamyaab, mann me hai vishwas, poora hai...,' this is how President Ram Nath Kovind summed up his thoughts after Chandrayaan-2's moon lander Vikram lost contact.

Chandrayaan-2 landing: Modi expresses solidarity with ISRO after minor setback in Moon mission, says 'effort was worth it, so was the journey'
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Chandrayaan-2 landing: Modi expresses solidarity with ISRO after minor setback in Moon mission, says 'effort was worth it, so was the journey'

Modi also recalled a number of ISRO's successful missions, including the one for Mars, to assert that there is no failure in science but only experiments and efforts.

K Sivan gets emotional after ISRO loses contact with Vikram lander, Narendra Modi consoles him, says 'you made India proud'
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K Sivan gets emotional after ISRO loses contact with Vikram lander, Narendra Modi consoles him, says 'you made India proud'

ISRO's plan to soft land Chandrayaan-2's Vikram module on the Lunar surface did not go as per script in the early hours of Saturday, with the lander losing communication with ground stations during its final descent

Chandrayaan 2: ISRO seeks to bet on trillion-dollar Helium-3 on the moon's surface
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Chandrayaan 2: ISRO seeks to bet on trillion-dollar Helium-3 on the moon's surface

ISRO said Chandrayaan-2 will hunt for a waste-free nuclear energy that could answer many of Earth's energy problems.

ISRO chief K.Sivan says 'India is not at all poor' when defending the space program
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ISRO chief K.Sivan says 'India is not at all poor' when defending the space program

India's economy was seventh largest by nominal GDP and third-largest by purchasing power says ISRO chief at convocation.

ISRO Chairman, fisheries expert conferred prestigious awards by Tamil Nadu government
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ISRO Chairman, fisheries expert conferred prestigious awards by Tamil Nadu government

This year, Dr K Sivan announced a space station by 2030, as an extension to the planned, 2021 Gaganyaan mission.

Tamil Nadu honours 'Rocket man' K Sivan with DR APJ Kalam Award for stellar scientific work, launch of Chandrayaan-2
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Tamil Nadu honours 'Rocket man' K Sivan with DR APJ Kalam Award for stellar scientific work, launch of Chandrayaan-2

In recognition of his stellar work in the promotion of science and technology, ISRO chairman K Sivan was on Thursday awarded the Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Award by the Tamil Nadu government

Lalu Prasad, Akhilesh Yadav lose VIP security cover; Centre scales down protection of many others
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Lalu Prasad, Akhilesh Yadav lose VIP security cover; Centre scales down protection of many others

The Centre has removed the VIP security cover of several politicians and lawmakers, including RJD boss Lalu Prasad and SP chief Akhilesh Yadav.

India is planning to set up its own space station, says ISRO chief K Sivan
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India is planning to set up its own space station, says ISRO chief K Sivan

This project will be an extension of the Gaganyaan mission, India's first manned mission to space, which will carry three people

NASA and ISRO briefly stopped working together after the Mission Shakti ASAT Test
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NASA and ISRO briefly stopped working together after the Mission Shakti ASAT Test

Neither of 2 letters to ISRO mentions the upcoming Chandrayaan-2 mission or its NASA instruments.

ISRO to launch upcoming PSLV-C46, PSLV-C47, Chandrayaan-2 missions in May: K Sivan
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ISRO to launch upcoming PSLV-C46, PSLV-C47, Chandrayaan-2 missions in May: K Sivan

ISRO set up a viewer gallery for common people and around 1,200 viewers enjoyed the PSLV-C45 launch.

ISRO Awards 96 people, teams for their contributions to space projects, programs
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ISRO Awards 96 people, teams for their contributions to space projects, programs

The awardees were chosen for their outstanding contributions to ISRO's efforts in 2017.