Free Press Journal
  • Bengaluru court has jurisdiction to hear Antrix-Devas dispute

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today held that a court in Bengaluru has the jurisdiction to hear the dispute between ISRO’s Antrix Corporation and Devas Multimedia which has won an arbitral award of USD 672 million from an international tribunal. Devas had moved the high court for implementation of the arbitral award by seeking attachment of bank accounts of Antrix. However, Antrix had challenged the maintainability of Devas’ plea which was

  • PM congratulates ISRO for launch of navigation satellite IRNSS-1I 

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated ISRO scientists for the successful launch of navigation satellite IRNSS-1I and said it will benefit the common man of the country. ISRO’s navigation satellite INRSS-1I was today launched by PSLV-C41 from the spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh and was successfully placed in the designated orbit.

  • Preliminary data shows chances of recovery of GSAT-6A: ISRO

    Bengaluru: Two days after India’s latest communication satellite with military applications GSAT-6A was launched, ISRO on Sunday said it had lost contact with it and was making efforts to establish a link, with preliminary data showing there are chances of recovery.

  • Video: ISRO launches GSAT-6A communication satellite from Sriharikota

    Sriharikota: India on Thursday successfully launched the GSAT-6A satellite that would provide mobile communication facilities, using its heavy rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F08), in a copybook style.

  • Countdown for GSAT-6A satellite launch progressing normally

    Chennai: The 27-hour countdown for Thursday’s launch of an Indian rocket carrying strategic communication satellite GSAT-6A was progressing smoothly, an ISRO official said. According to the Indian Space Research Organisation, the real time systems check operations have been completed.

  • BHEL to manufacture space-grade Lithium-ion cells for ISRO

    Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has entered into a technology transfer agreement with Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for the manufacture of space-grade Lithium-ion cells of various capacities utilising the technology developed by ISRO at its Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC).

  • ISRO’s Chandrayaan-2 launch postponed to October

    Chennai: The launch of India’s second lunar mission ‘Chandrayaan-2’, slated for next month, has been postponed to October as the experts have suggested some tests, the ISRO said today.

  • India to launch communication satellite GSAT-6A on March 29

    Chennai: In the field of space technology, India will close this fiscal with the launch of the GSAT-6A, a high power S-band communication satellite, on March 29, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said on Friday.

  • India’s Cartosat-2 becomes operational, beams images

    Bengaluru : India’s remote sensing satellite Cartosat-2 has become operational and started beaming images from the earth’s lower orbit, a space official said on Wednesday.

  • ISRO successfully launches 100th satellite for Earth observation

    Sriharikota: India on Friday deployed a remote sensing Cartosat and 30 other satellites, including 28 from six countries, into the Earth’s orbit after a copybook launch of a polar rocket from its spaceport here in Andhra Pradesh.

  • Rahul Gandhi lauds ISRO’s successful launch of its 100th satellite

    New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday lauded the the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on the successful launch of its 100th satellite ‘Cartosat-2 Series’ from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota Island.

  • ISRO successfully launches 100th satellite ‘Cartosat-2 Series’; all you need to know

    Sriharikota: India today successfully launched weather observation satellite Cartosat 2 Series and 29 other spacecraft onboard its dependable Polar rocket from here. The successful orbiting of the satellites by the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV C-40 comes four months after the Indian space Research Organisation’s mission to launch backup navigation spacecraft IRNSS-1H onboard PSLV-39 ended in a rare failure.

  • Narendra Modi interview

    PM Narendra Modi hails ISRO for successful launch of its 100th satellite

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on the successful launch of its 100th satellite ‘Cartosat-2 Series’ from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota Island.

  • India all set to launch its 100th satellite

    Sriharikota: India is all set to launch its 100th satellite ‘Cartosat-2 Series’ on Friday from Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota. The launch of 31 satellites, including three of India and 28 of six other countries, by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will begin at 5.29 am and will lift off at 9.29 hours from the first launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre about 90 kilometres off Chennai.