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India loses contact with Chandrayaan-2 moon mission

India loses contact with Chandrayaan-2 moon mission

India's space agency on Saturday lost communication with its spacecraft just before it was due to land near the South Pole of the Moon, in a blow to the nation's lunar ambitions.

India to send three-person crew on landmark space mission

India to send three-person crew on landmark space mission

India will send a three-member team into orbit for up to a week when it launches its first manned space mission expected in 2022, the government announced Friday.

India's eighth navigation satellite implodes on take off

India's eighth navigation satellite implodes on take off

The IRNSS-1H satellite had been expected to join seven others in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) to take the country a step further to developing its own global positioning system.

India sends 31 satellites into space

India sends 31 satellites into space

India fired a rocket carrying 31 small satellites into space on Friday, several of them for European countries looking for high resolution earth images, underlining its strength as a low-cost provider of services in space.

India launches 20 satellites at one go; most to serve US customers

India launches 20 satellites at one go; most to serve US customers

India successfully launched 20 satellites in a single mission on Wednesday, with most of them set to serve international customers as the South Asian country pursues a bigger share of the $300bn global space industry.