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ISRO marks Vikram Sarabhai's birthday with Chandrayaan 2's photos of Sarabhai crater
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ISRO marks Vikram Sarabhai's birthday with Chandrayaan 2's photos of Sarabhai crater

Within 300 kilometres east of the crater is the site where the Apollo 17 and Luna 21 missions had landed.

Researchers from Jadavpur University work on simulation for ISRO to ensure soft landing for the lander on the moon, other planets
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Researchers from Jadavpur University work on simulation for ISRO to ensure soft landing for the lander on the moon, other planets

The project is part of ''Respond programme'' by ISRO with premier academic institutions related to space science, space technologies.

Kerala cabinet gives in principle approval for Rs 1.3 crore compensation to ex-ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan
India

Kerala cabinet gives in principle approval for Rs 1.3 crore compensation to ex-ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan

The Kerala government has in principle decided to give Rs 1.3 crore as compensation to former ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan, who was falsely implicated in the 1994 espionage case.

ISRO-themed Durga Puja pandal set up in Guwahati to celebrate 50 years of organisation and as tribute to Vikram Sarabhai
India

ISRO-themed Durga Puja pandal set up in Guwahati to celebrate 50 years of organisation and as tribute to Vikram Sarabhai

As a tribute to Vikram Sarabhai on his 100th birth anniversary and to celebrate 50 years of ISRO, a special ISRO-themed Durga Puja pandal has been made in Assam.

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.

Mission Mangal audience review: A flawless space film that benefits from stellar cast, assured directorial debut
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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.

Vikram lander reaching the Moon will be befitting tribute to Dr Sarabhai from crores of Indians, says Narendra Modi
India

Vikram lander reaching the Moon will be befitting tribute to Dr Sarabhai from crores of Indians, says Narendra Modi

Describing Sarabhai as a dedicated soldier of science, Modi said that he encouraged science as well as India's culture.

On Vikram Sarabhai's 100th birthday, ten things you might not have know about him
India

On Vikram Sarabhai's 100th birthday, ten things you might not have know about him

Known as the Father of India's space program, Dr Sarabhai was the single-greatest influence in the establishment of ISRO.

ISRO announces Vikram Sarabhai awards for journalism in the fields of space science, applications, and research
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ISRO announces Vikram Sarabhai awards for journalism in the fields of space science, applications, and research

Articles from 2019-20 will be looked at and the winners will be announced on 1 August 2020.

Amid Chandrayaan 2 mission, a reminder of how ISRO grappled with setbacks to create success stories
India

Amid Chandrayaan 2 mission, a reminder of how ISRO grappled with setbacks to create success stories

The successful SLV-3 flight was a real morale booster for ISRO; India had become the sixth member of the exclusive club of space-faring nations | In this excerpt from ISRO: A Personal History, R Aravamudan and Gita Aravamudan recount the challenges the space agency faced in launching the first made-in-India rocket, the SLV-3

'Happy my work is finally recognised': Ex-ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan on being awarded Padma Bhushan
India

'Happy my work is finally recognised': Ex-ISRO scientist Nambi Narayanan on being awarded Padma Bhushan

Nambi Narayanan played a critical role in the development of Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV), Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle

Scientist Nambi Narayanan on his work at ISRO, the 'spy' case and the battle to clear his name
India

Scientist Nambi Narayanan on his work at ISRO, the 'spy' case and the battle to clear his name

Nambi Narayanan, who is best known for fathering the liquid propulsion technology for ISRO, speaks about the espionage case that changed his life, and why he advocates for the sale of technology to other countries

ISRO celebrates 99th birth anniversary of its first chairman Vikram Sarabhai
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ISRO celebrates 99th birth anniversary of its first chairman Vikram Sarabhai

Vikram Sarabahi was awarded the Padma Vibhushan (posthumously) in 1972 and the Padma Bhushan in 1966.

PN Haksar was Indira Gandhi’s 'ideological compass, moral beacon': Read an excerpt from Jairam Ramesh's book
Life

PN Haksar was Indira Gandhi’s 'ideological compass, moral beacon': Read an excerpt from Jairam Ramesh's book

Jairam Ramesh's new book — Intertwined Lives: PN Haksar and Indira Gandhi — has been described as the "definitive biography of arguably India’s most influential and powerful civil servant". PN Haksar was principal secretary to Indira Gandhi from the years 1967–1973, when she served as prime minister.

Team Indus celebrates 48 years of ISRO in three illustrative posters on historic missions
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Team Indus celebrates 48 years of ISRO in three illustrative posters on historic missions

15 August, 2017 marked the 48th anniversary of ISRO, which was established by Dr Vikram Sarabhai.

70 years of independence: Seven defining S&T contributions that have impacted every Indian
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70 years of independence: Seven defining S&T contributions that have impacted every Indian

Several scientific and technological developments have touched the lives of people in the last seven decades, though very few get highlighted.

Udupi Ramachandra Rao passes away: Former ISRO chairman and man behind India's first satellite Aryabhata was 85
India

Udupi Ramachandra Rao passes away: Former ISRO chairman and man behind India's first satellite Aryabhata was 85

Former ISRO chairman and renowned scientist Udupi Ramachandra Rao has passed away at his residence in Bengaluru on Monday.

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