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Pakistan set to launch 'ambitious' space programme during next fiscal year with aim to keep an eye on India, says report
India

Pakistan set to launch 'ambitious' space programme during next fiscal year with aim to keep an eye on India, says report

Pakistan is set to launch an ambitious space programme during the next fiscal year with an aim to keep an eye on the Indian side and reduce its dependence on foreign satellites for civil and military purposes, according to a media report.

Famed Indian scientist and academic Yash Pal dies at 90; made significant contributions to study of cosmic rays and astrophysics
India

Famed Indian scientist and academic Yash Pal dies at 90; made significant contributions to study of cosmic rays and astrophysics

Famed Indian scientist and academician, professor Yash Pal passed away at the age of 90 at his Noida house late on Monday night

Udupi Ramachandra Rao dies: ISRO visionary's contribution to Aryabhata satellite propelled nation's research into new orbit
India

Udupi Ramachandra Rao dies: ISRO visionary's contribution to Aryabhata satellite propelled nation's research into new orbit

On Monday, India lost one of its key space scientists, former ISRO chairman Udupi Ramachandra Rao. He was 85 when he breathed his last at his Bengaluru residence.

South Asia Satellite launch: Modi's chutzpah evident in India's move against Chinese hegemony
India

South Asia Satellite launch: Modi's chutzpah evident in India's move against Chinese hegemony

The latest episode of Star Wars is here and this sequel has been produced entirely by India.

Oscars 2017: Sisterhood is important, but Hidden Figures also shows necessity of #HeForShe
Entertainment

Oscars 2017: Sisterhood is important, but Hidden Figures also shows necessity of #HeForShe

They are symbols of female strength and resilience, but Hidden Figures is also a fantastic statement on finding true male feminists to champion the cause for equality.

Hollywood film Gravity cost more than our Mars mission: Modi
India

Hollywood film Gravity cost more than our Mars mission: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi praised India's space programme and talked about the importance of technology at Sriharikota, as he witnessed the launch of PSLV C-23.

India to kick off its Mars mission with rocket launch on 5 Nov
Tech

India to kick off its Mars mission with rocket launch on 5 Nov

India's ambitious Rs 450 crore space mission to Mars has now been fixed for blast-off Nov 5, said a top Indian space agency official Tuesday.

India to kick off its Mars mission with rocket launch on 5 Nov
News & Analysis

India to kick off its Mars mission with rocket launch on 5 Nov

India's ambitious Rs 450 crore space mission to Mars has now been fixed for blast-off Nov 5, said a top Indian space agency official Tuesday.

Elysium Space will send your loved one's ashes into space for $2000
News & Analysis

Elysium Space will send your loved one's ashes into space for $2000

A new space programme plans to send out the ashes of your loved ones into space, with a cost factor that is more affordable...

Ready to be first person sent to space by Iranian scientists: Ahmadinejad
World

Ready to be first person sent to space by Iranian scientists: Ahmadinejad

Ahmadinejad is known for provocative public comments and it was unclear whether the suggestion was a serious one.