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14 January, 2019 5:33 AM SpaceX CEO Elon Musk Shows Off Prototype of Mars-Bound Rocket, Starship

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has unveiled the first pictures of a retro-looking, steely rocket called Starship that may one day carry people to the Moon and Mars. Musk posted pictures on Twitter late Thursday of the Starship Hopper prototype, which awaits its first flight test in Texas in the coming weeks. "Starship test flight rocket just finished assembly 149

31 December, 2018 1:31 AM Probe Agency Searches East Delhi Areas For ISIS Module Suspects

Jafarabad, East Delhi: A senior NIA official said that the agency had carried out searches at few places in east Delhi's Jafarabad area on Sunday. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) carried out searches at several places in Delhi and questioned a few people in connection with its probe into the new ISIS module of Harkat-ul-Harb-e-Islam, officials 110

19 December, 2018 5:04 AM Countdown begins for launch of communication satellite GSAT-7A

GSLV-F11 carrying 2,250kg GSAT-7A is scheduled to lift-off at 4.10pm today from Sriharikota. Chennai: The 26-hour countdown commenced Tuesday for the launch of India's geostationary communication satellite GSAT-7A onboard Geosynchronous Launch Vehicle GSLV-F11 from Sriharikota, ISRO said. GSLV-F11 carrying 2,250kg GSAT-7A is scheduled to lift-off at 4.10pm today 73

18 December, 2018 5:01 PM ISRO begins ​countdown for launch of communication satellite GSAT-7A

Chennai: The 26-hour countdown commenced on Tuesday for the launch of India's geostationary communication satellite GSAT-7A onboard Geosynchronous Launch Vehicle GSLV-F11 from Sriharikota, ISRO said. GSLV-F11 carrying 2,250kg GSAT-7A is scheduled to lift-off at 4.10pm Wednesday from the second launch pad at the spaceport of Sriharikota, situated about 96

18 December, 2018 4:05 PM Elon Musk's SpaceX To Raise $500 Million In Funding: Report

Elon Musk's rocket company SpaceX Corp is set to raise $500 million at a $30.5 billion valuation, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the fundraising. SpaceX did not immediately respond to news agency Reuters request for comment. In April, news agency Reuters reported that SpaceX was raising $507 million in a new round 53

18 December, 2018 1:08 PM India's IDRSS to be satellite communication hub in sky

The Indian Data Relay Satellite System and ISRO's GSLV MK III will concurrently improve earth observation and communication links. Chennai: As part of its proposed manned space mission, India will launch the Indian Data Relay Satellite System (IDRSS) to improve data relay and communication links with its remote sensing/earth observation satellites, said a top official 83

15 December, 2018 5:47 AM Volatile market ends 1% higher, but 8 stocks gave 8-29% return last week

The volatile market ended on positive note with Sensex and Nifty posted 1 percent gain for the week ended December 14, 2018. The S&P BSE Largecap index rallied 1.32 percent, while S&P BSE Midcap and S&P BSE Smallcap Index rose 3.23 percent and 2.82 percent, respectively. The Sensex rose 0.81 percent this week, or 289.68 points, to ending at 35962.93, while 295

12 December, 2018 6:17 PM India To Soon Launch 2,250 Kg Satellite For Indian Air Force

India will be launching GSAT 7A, a military communication satellite for the Indian Air Force (IAF), on December 19 with its Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV Mk II) rocket, said Indian space agency. According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), its GSLV rocket will launch the 2,250-kg communication satellite, GSAT-7A from the second 85

5 December, 2018 2:53 AM India's heaviest satellite GSAT-11 successfully launched from French Guiana

Bengaluru: India's heaviest satellite GSAT-11, that would boost broadband services in the country, was successfully launched by an Arianespace rocket from the French Guiana in the early hours of Wednesday. Blasting off from the Ariane Launch Complex in Kourou, a French territory located along the northeastern coast of South America at 02:07 am (IST) 75

4 December, 2018 3:16 AM SpaceX launches biggest US 'rideshare' mission with 64 satellites

Elon Musk`s SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket from California on Monday carrying 64 small satellites into low orbit around the Earth, which the company called the largest-ever "rideshare" mission by a US-based rocket. The mission, dubbed SSO-A, also marked the third voyage to space for the same Falcon 9 rocket - another milestone for SpaceX`s cost-cutting 143