The S S Kalpana Chawla capsule is scheduled to launch atop a Northrop Grumman Antares rocket from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on 29 September.
As Kalpana Chawla documentary releases, father Banarasi Lal Chawla recollects her perseverance, passion for education
Before becoming the first woman of Indian origin to go to space, Kalpana Chawla was the sole woman in her Bachelor's in Aeronautical Engineering class at the Punjab Engineering College. Her father Banarasi Lal Chawla spoke with Firstpost in the run-up to the 8 March, International Women's Day premiere of a documentary based on Kalpana's life.
Mission Mangal audience review: A flawless space film that benefits from stellar cast, assured directorial debut
The best part of Mission Mangal is there are no stupid dialogues, scenes, songs, moments or characters in the movie.
India’s lunar mission Chandrayaan-2, that will launch tomorrow, was approved by Manmohan Singh in 2008.
It’s high time India’s commercial space enterprises grew out of ISRO’s towering shadow.
The OFR Space Policy Dialogue saw some important people of science from India, Australia and France talk about space.
Kalpana Chawla flew to space on 2 missions as a NASA astronaut, both on space shuttle Columbia.
NASA also conducted nine manned missions and is planning for a human return to the Moon.
Trump's remarks came on 1 May as he issued a proclamation declaring May as Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.
Kalpana Chawla death anniversary: Science and technology minister Harsh Vardhan says she is 'an idol for every Indian'
Remembering Kalpana Chawla — the first Indian-born woman in space, Union Minister of Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan said that Chawla is an inspiration
'Indian women are taking rapid strides in all fields': Full-text of Narendra Modi's 40th 'Mann Ki Baat'
In the first 'Mann ki Baat' of 2018, Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the achievements of women in various fields, saying that nothing is impossible for women if they have a strong will. Following is the full text of Modi's 40th edition of the monthly radio address:
Mann Ki Baat: Narendra Modi applauds women power, ventures against social evils in 1st radio address of 2018
Narendra Modi in Mann Ki Baat on Sunday said that for the first in history heads of 10 ASEAN countries joined India's Republic Day celebration
Priyanka Chopra's Kalpana Chawla biopic will be produced by a new production house and directed by a first-time filmmaker.
The fatal accident involving space shuttle Columbia, carrying seven crew members, including India-born Nasa astronaut Kalpana Chawla, was a human error of judgment rather than an engineering failure, former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair said on Thursday.
PRCI has also launched a social media campaign to urge the government to declare Kalpana Chawla's birthdate - 1 July - as Daughters' Day.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off his three-day visit to Washington starting on Monday by visiting the 'Tomb of the Unknown Soldier' at the Arlington National Cemetery
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday laid a wreath at the Tomb of Unknown Soldiers and paid homage to Indian-American astronaut late Kalpana Chawla at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington.