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15 September, 2018 3:11 PM ISRO all set for PSLV-C42 launch from Sriharikota on Sunday, countdown begins

The ISRO's trusted workhorse PSLV-C42 would be carrying two satellites - NovaSAR and S1-4 - weighing over 800 kilograms. NEW DELHI: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to launch two foreign satellites on-board its most trusted Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C42 (PSLV) from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota on Sunday 113

12 September, 2018 5:00 AM US forecasters say flooding possible this week along Texas coast

A tropical storm may form off the Texas Gulf Coast by Friday, bringing heavy rains to areas already drenched in the past few weeks, US government and private forecasters said on Tuesday. The US National Hurricane Center said a tropical wave on the north coast of the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico had a 70 percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone within 100

8 September, 2018 2:04 PM Taiwan seeks collaboration with India in outer space

Taiwan's space agency NSPO has sought collaboration with the ISRO, especially in the areas of the outer space and tracking extreme weather events, its officials have said. Chen-Joe-Fong, the system lead of FORMOSAT-7 programme of the National Space Organisation (NSPO), said they are seeking a collaboration in tracking extreme weather events like cyclones 53

16 April, 2018 7:22 AM China to launch new weather satellite

Beijing: China will launch a new meteorological satellite later this year to further boost its weather forecasting capabilities, authorities announced on Monday. According to the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation, the Fengyun-II 09 satellite, the last in the Fengyun-II series, will be able to collect meteorological, maritime, and hydrological 62

17 February, 2018 4:57 AM Giving India a new height in space technology, ISRO likely to launch Chandrayaan-2 in April

Chandrayaan-2, India's second mission to the moon, is likely to be launched around April 2018. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is planning to launch the mission that will place India at a new height in space technology.  NEW DELHI: Chandrayaan-2, India's second mission to the moon, is likely to be launched around April 2018. The Indian 78

29 January, 2018 8:33 PM NASA to launch GOLD mission to study Earth's boundary with space

It is the first NASA science mission to fly an instrument as a commercially hosted payload. Washington: NASA is set to launch on Thursday Global-scale Observations of the Limb and Disk, or GOLD, the mission to study the dynamic region where space and Earth`s uppermost atmosphere meet. It is the first NASA science mission to fly an instrument as a commercially 159

12 January, 2018 2:42 AM ISRO eyes a century! All set for PSLV-C40/Cartosat-2 launch today

The launcher will be a Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV). It will carry a 710-kilo Cartosat-2 satellite, along with 30 co-passenger satellites. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch their first satellite of the year -- PSLV-C40/Cartosat-2 -- at 9:29 am on Friday from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota. The launcher will be a Polar 62

29 December, 2017 12:27 PM Satellite worth Rs 287 crore 'lost in space' after it was given wrong coordinates

The Meteor-M satellite was launched last month by Russian space agency ROSCOSMOS from its launch pad in Vostochny. However, the agency soon lost all contacts with the satellite that weighed around 2800 kg and cost over 287 crore In a surprising development, it has been revealed that Russia lost a satellite last month after the scientists fed wrong coordinates 19

4 November, 2017 6:14 PM Bhairavakona spectacle draws over a lakh

Siva temples abuzz with special rituals in connection with Karthika Pournami All roads led to Shiva temples across Prakasam district as devotees thronged them to offer special prayers to mark Karthika Pournami on Saturday. Over a lakh pilgrims visited Bhairavakona, a protected monument of the Archaeological Survey of India, to witness the grand spectacle 26

20 October, 2017 6:32 PM Pollution soars in many cities, but Delhi breathes a little better than last year

NEW DELHI: Air quality deteriorated after Diwali fireworks in many cities including Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai and Hyderabad, but favourable weather and muted use of crackers made the morning-after easier on the lungs, particularly in the National Capital Region, which was certainly polluted but not as alarmingly as last year. The good news for Delhi is that carbon 56