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India31, May 2020, 11:03 AM
Historic space mission: SpaceX sends 2 NASA astronauts to International Space Station
History was created in space programme as Elon Musk-run SpaceX successfully sent two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) onboard the reusable Falcon 9 rocket. The historic mission was accomplished on Saturday
Bollywood18, Mar 2020, 5:02 PM
Rashmi Rocket: Priyanshu Painyuli to star opposite Taapsee Pannu
Priyanshu Painyuli said he is looking forward to working on the film Rashmi Rocket to be directed by Akarsh Khurana.
India Untold13, Jan 2020, 5:45 PM
When A Paanwala's Letters Brought Rakesh Sharma To Meet This Pen-pal in Ahmedabad
On April 1984, wing commander Rakesh Sharma flew aboard the Soyuz T-11 Rocket launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome to become the first Indian in space. The voyage lasted 7 days, 21 hours and 40 minutes. When Sharma and team landed on earth, he had already become a hero and inspiration to thousands of Indians. Among his innumerable fans was a class 3 dropout in Ahmedabad, Kishan Singh Chauhan, a humble paanwaala, who wrote to Sharma congratulating him on the historic feat. Lest did Chauhan know that this gesture would begin a unique and wonderful friendship between two people who had never met. Let’s find out more about this tale of true friendship in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
India13, Oct 2019, 5:48 PM
Maharashtra polls: BJP shoots down Rahul Gandhi’s rocket jibe, reminds him of pocketing money through scams
Taking a jibe at the Prime Minister for the Chandrayaan-2 mission, Rahul Gandhi, the former AICC chief said that shooting rockets to the moon won’t feed hungry stomachs.
World29, Sep 2019, 3:38 PM
Russia postpones launch of its 3 communication satellites to 2020
Earlier, it was reported that three Gonets-M satellites would be launched on the Rokot carrier rocket in November. But, with recent news, the launch of 3 communication satellites would be postponed to 2020
World11, Sep 2019, 10:10 AM
Rocket explosion at US Embassy in Kabul on 9/11 anniversary; no injuries reported
A rocket exploded at the US embassy in Afghanistan in the wee hours of Wednesday, the 9/11 anniversary, in what is the first major attack in the Afghan capital since President Donald Trump abruptly called off US-Taliban talks over the weekend, on the brink of an apparent deal to end America's longest war.
World13, Aug 2019, 11:27 AM
5 Russian nuclear engineers buried after rocket explosion
The engineers, who died on Thursday, were laid to rest on Monday in Sarov, which hosts Russia's main nuclear weapons research centre, where they worked.
Viral23, Jul 2019, 4:18 PM
Karnataka crisis: It is possible to launch rocket, but is it possible to send chief minister home?
Karnataka crisis is status quo and the opposition is waiting for the government to fall, but the coalition government is delaying the trust vote, making sure they buy time to make a desperate attempt to restore the House in order. Exasperated? Here is how Karnataka politics looks right now, especially after the Chandrayaan 2 launch.
India22, Jul 2019, 5:50 PM
Chandrayaan 2 launch: ISRO receives congratulatory messages from Goa, Telangana
Minutes after the successful launch of GSLV- MkIII-M1 in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh on Monday (July 22), several politicians praised ISRO. The mission's success brought in massive relief for ISRO scientists after the July 15 launch was called off following a technical glitch in the rocket.
India19, Jul 2019, 1:29 PM
Apollo 11 mission: Google doodle video celebrates 50th anniversary of historic first moon landing
Google has put out an interactive video doodle of the epic moment when Apollo 11 mission reached the moon. Apollo 11 was launched by a Saturn V rocket from Kennedy Space Center on Merritt Island, Florida
India24, Jun 2019, 3:59 PM
Space start-up in Bengaluru raises Rs 21 crore funding
Bengaluru-based start-up, Bellatrix, has raised funding from several sources. The company which was founded in 2015 by a set of young engineers, has been developing low-cost launch vehicles for transporting a growing number of small satellites and novel propulsion systems
World15, Mar 2019, 9:45 AM
Airstrikes on terror sites in Gaza: Retaliation for Tel Aviv attack
The Israeli military early Friday announced it had launched airstrikes on “terror sites in Gaza,” a retaliatory move after rockets blamed on the militant group Hamas were fired on Tel Aviv.
Security14, Mar 2019, 7:34 PM
5 war-power tests India has made post Pulwama
On Thursday DRDO successfully test fired indigenously developed, low weight, fire and forget Man Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile (MP-ATGM) in the ranges of Rajasthan desert. This was the second successful test since Wednesday.
India26, Feb 2019, 7:45 PM
Balakot’s JeM camp, destroyed by IAF, was like a resort; housed 300 terrorists
This JeM camp in Balakot had gym, firing range, swimming pool etc with a ground to play outdoor games. The camp also had a highly restricted and secure ammunition warehouse equipped thick wall. According to the dossier, the warehouse had almost 200 AK-47, hand grenades, rocket launchers and unaccounted rounds of 7.62 and 5.56 bullets
India21, Feb 2019, 7:31 PM
HAL's agreement with French Thales: Here's how the rocket launchers will enhance Indian defence
Know how the 2.75-inch rocket launchers, especially the laser-guided variant, can be used by India's attack helicopters