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ISRO's scientists working for the launch at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota

ISRO earned Rs 1,245 cr in 5 years by launching commercial satellites of 26 countries

ISRO has launched 284 commercial satellites of 26 countries in the last five financial years.
ISRO successfully launched the indigenous RISAT-2BR1 satellite and nine other commercial payloads through its PSLV-C48 mission from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota | ANI

ISRO unfurls antenna inside RISAT-2BR1 satellite day after successful launch

RISAT-2BR1 is India's radar imaging earth observation satellite which can be used in the field of agriculture, forestry and disaster management and for the military.
ISRO successfully launched the indigenous RISAT-2BR1 satellite and nine other commercial payloads through its PSLV-C48 mission from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota | ANI

ISRO successfully launches another spy in the sky, boosts India’s surveillance capability

ISRO launched the RISAT-2BR1 satellite, the fourth in the RISAT radar military recon series that will help monitor terrorist activities. 
Radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2BR1

ISRO begins count down to launch of radar imaging satellite RISAT-2BR1

Wednesday's launch will mark a significant milestone for ISRO as it would be the 50th flight of the PSLV and also the 75th vehicle mission from Sriharikota.
Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C47 carrying India's earth observation satellite Cartosat-3 and 13 nano-satellites from the US lifts-off from Sriharikota, in Andhra Pradesh | PTI

Cartosat-3 in space — here is how ISRO can now exploit its full potential

Cartosat-3, a third-generation advanced high-resolution imaging satellite, is the most advanced imaging spacecraft India has flown so far.
Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C47 carrying India's earth observation satellite Cartosat-3 and 13 nano-satellites from the US lifts-off from Sriharikota, in Andhra Pradesh | PTI

Why ISRO’s Cartosat-3 is most complex and advanced satellite India has built

ISRO successfully launches earth observation satellite Cartosat-3 from its second launch pad at Sriharikota on-board PSLV-C47.
File photo of a model of ISRO's GSLV MkII at Satish Dhawan Space Center in Sriharikota

ISRO has a data mine that can help save lives. More people should have access to it

ISRO operates one of the largest fleets of satellites, which help gather crucial data about the Indian geography.
Chandrayaan-2

2 months on, govt confirms Chandrayaan-2 Vikram lander made ‘hard landing’ on lunar surface

Vikram hard landed within 500 m of the designated landing site, MoS in Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh says in written reply to a question in Lok Sabha.
ISRO's scientists working for the launch at Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota

ISRO to launch Cartosat-3 with 13 commercial nano satellites from US on 25 November

This will be ISRO's 74th launch vehicle mission from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.
A shot of Chandrayaan (Representational Image) | @isro | Twitter

ISRO plans second attempt at soft landing on Moon for November 2020

A senior ISRO official said the space agency was considering a Chandrayaan-3 mission and has tasked a committee with drawing up a report for the same by year end.

On Camera

Hospital staff is seen outside the Special Isolation Ward at the Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital in Chennai

Your coronavirus nightmares are good for you. They’ll help prepare for scary times

If your dreams are dark, it’s just the mind’s way of coping. Dreaming about the precise problem you’re trying to solve may be especially helpful.

Modi’s 9-min candle plan Sunday: Needless spectacle or much-needed motivation for Indians?

PM Modi requested Indians to light candles, lamps or mobile torches at 9 pm Sunday for nine minutes in a show of solidarity in the fight against Covid-19.

Defence

Army personnel distribute packaged food to the homeless in Chennai on 31 March 2020 | PTI

In a first, Army deploys medical team at civil coronavirus quarantine camp in Delhi

The Indian Army has so far only been operating out of quarantine camps set up by the armed service for coronavirus patients.

Poke fun at taali, thaali, diya and mombatti all you want. Modi couldn’t care less

Modi knows who he needs to speak to, who he should toss, who he can address in kind. People accuse him of infantilising his voters, but it’s a winning strategy.