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BrahMos to test submarine-based launch

October 12, 2012 14:46

BrahMos, the Russian-Indian supersonic cruise missile joint venture, is to test-fire its anti-ship version from a submarine platform by year-end.

Navy successfully test-fires BrahMos missile

October 7, 2012 11:36

The Navy Sunday successfully test-fired the 290-km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile, capable of carrying a conventional warhead of 300 kg, from a warship off the Goa coast.

India test fires n-capable Prithvi-II missile

October 4, 2012 10:03

India Thursday successfully test fired its indigenously developed, nuclear-capable ballistic missile Prithvi-II from a test range in Odisha, an official said.

NASA plans 'gateway spacecraft' for Mars mission

September 26, 2012 12:18

NASA will build a manned base beyond the dark side of the moon as a "gateway spacecraft", to serve as a starting point for manned expeditions to Mars, the Daily Mail reported Tuesday.

No Indian human space flight before 2017: ISRO

September 17, 2012 21:10

India will not undertake a human space flight before the year 2017 and is likely to use a next-generation rocket for the ambitious mission, the cost of which would be reworked, Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation, K Radhakrishnan said on Monday.

India successfully launches 100th space mission

September 9, 2012 12:23

An Indian rocket carrying two satellites blasted off from the first launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre here in Andhra Pradesh Sunday, with the launch being witnessed by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Countdown begins for 100th Indian rocket mission

September 7, 2012 12:57

The 51-hour countdown for the 100th mission of the Indian space agency, slated for Sep 9, began Friday at 6.51 a.m. at the Sriharikota satellite launch centre in Andhra Pradesh, around 80 km from here, an official said.

India's CERN membership awaits Finance Ministry's approval

September 6, 2012 22:25

Council for European Nations Research in Nuclear (CERN) Chief Rolf-Dieter Heuer has said that the authorities at CERN are awaiting a written application from India for associate membership of the CERN.

Nokia Lumia 920- A Phone of future?

September 6, 2012 17:17

In an event collaborated with Microsoft, Nokia launched its new Windows Phone 8 powered mobile phone Nokia Lumia 920 which includes NFC (Near Field Communication) which supports features such as Wireless Charging, Changing Phone setting based on your location such as Office or Bedroom, Nokia Lumia 920 seems promising.

Williams completes spacewalk outside ISS

August 31, 2012 10:11

Indian-American astronaut Sunita Williams and Japanese astronaut Akihiko Hoshide completed almost a record long spacewalk outside the International Space Station (ISS), reported NASA.

Now, a robot that will understand emotions

August 24, 2012 11:52

A robot being developed in Finland will be capable of recognising human emotions and understanding speech and gestures.

Make-up to see you through a blast

August 23, 2012 18:12

Scientists have created a versatile camouflage paint that protects soldiers from blast-induced intense heat, hides them from the enemy and also repels mosquitoes.

ISRO getting ready to mark its 100th mission

August 22, 2012 12:45

Preparations are on a full swing to mark the historic 100th mission of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), with the space agency planning to launch PSLV C-21 which will carry two foreign satellites in September.

European rocket to launch Indian satellite GSAT-10 on Sept 22

August 14, 2012 15:35

India's latest communication satellite GSAT-10 is slated to be launched from Kourou in French Guiana on September 22.

Largest 3D map of universe unveiled

August 9, 2012 14:54

Astronomers have unveiled the largest ever 3D map of the sky, encompassing massive galaxies and distant black holes, based on Sloan Digital Sky Survey III (SDSS-III).


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