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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 55

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 49

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) 51

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 90

3 December, 2018 4:37 AM This Startup Is Taking The Cremated Remains Of 100 People Into Space

Family members will be able to track the satellite's progress through an app on their phones. A San Francisco-based startup is planning to send the cremated remains of a 100 people into space, in a unique celestial memorial. Elysium Space said families paid about $2,500 to have a sample of their loved ones' ashes placed on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, which 51

29 November, 2018 5:23 AM ISRO launches Indian earth-mapping and 30 other satellites from 8 countries into earth's orbit

HysIS has been developed by ISRO and has a mission life five years.  The Indian Space Research Organization's on Thursday morning launched the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket carrying Indian earth-mapping satellite HysIS and 30 other satellites from eight countries. The rocket took off at 9.58 am from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR at Sriharikota 61

26 November, 2018 4:33 PM ISRO To Launch India's HysIS Satellite With 30 Foreign Satellites

ISRO is all set to launch its workhorse rocket PSLV-C43 carrying India's earth observation satellite Hyperspectral Imaging Satellite (HySIS) and 30 co-passenger satellites, including 23 from the US, from Sriharikota on November 29. The space agency said the 45th flight of PSLV will be launched from the First Launch Pad (FLP) of Satish Dhawan Space Centre 56

17 November, 2018 5:42 PM Final orbit raising operation of GSAT-29 satellite successful: ISRO

The final orbit raising operation of India's latest cutting-edge communication satellite GSAT-29 was successfully carried out on Saturday by Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, ISRO tweeted, "Final orbit raising operation of GSAT29 has been successfully carried out today by firing the Liquid Apogee Motor 86

14 November, 2018 3:07 PM Vice President Naidu, PM Modi hail ISRO for GSLV launch

ISRO's heavy-lift rocket GSLV-MkIII-D2 successfully injected into orbit the country's latest communication satellite, GSAT-29. New Delhi: Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) scientists Wednesday for the successful launch of the heavy-lift GSLV rocket, carrying a latest 95

14 November, 2018 1:26 PM Credit for successful launch must go to entire team, says ISRO Chairman K Sivan

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K Sivan on Wednesday said the credit for the successful launch of the country's heaviest rocket must go the entire team of ISRO. Congratulating the entire ISRO team for the achievement, Sivan said that the satellite will provide services to the remote places in the country, especially in Jammu and Kashmir 85