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  • Russia sends 'Fedor' its first humanoid robot into space

    Russia on Thursday launched an unmanned rocket carrying a life-size humanoid robot that will spend 10 days learning to assist astronauts on the International Space Station.

  • Rajnath approves reform of Indian Army headquarters

    Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved the first batch of reforms in the Army including relocation of 206 officers from the Army headquarters, setting up of a separate vigilance cell and forming an umbrella organisation to focus on human rights issues.

  • Chandrayaan-2 placed in Lunar orbit, focus now on soft-landing

    India's Chandrayaan-2 mission, aimed at soft landing a rover in the unexplored south pole of the Moon, achieved a major milestone as the ISRO successfully injected the spacecraft into the lunar orbit on Tuesday.

  • Chandrayaan 2 successfully enters orbit around Moon

    In a major milestone for India's Moon mission, the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft successfully entered the lunar orbit on Tuesday. Lunar Orbit Insertion (LOI) maneuver was completed successfully at 0902 hours as planned, using the onboard propulsion system, the Bengaluru headquartered space agency said in a statement.

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Water bounty may await India's Moon-bound Chandrayaan-2 mission

Water bounty may await India's Moon-bound Chandrayaan-2 mission India's Chandrayaan-2 mission, which is on its way to the Moon, may be up for a pleasant surprise when it lands a rover on the unchartered lunar south pole as latest studies suggest that there may be way more ice water in the region than previously thought.

Indian Navy at Chinese Fleet Review sends message of bonhomie, peaceful co-existence

US, Russia pioneers of ASAT technology; India too joins club of space super powers

GSAT-7A: India's major strategic asset in space

Humanity's quest for deep-space exploration continues