Karnataka MLAs

New Delhi: As many as 77 newly elected MLAs in Karnataka have declared criminal cases against them, with 54 declaring cases of serious crime, said a report prepared by the Karnataka Election Watch and the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR). “Out of the 221 MLAs (whose poll affidavits were) analysed, 77 (35 per cent) have …

Chennai: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday successfully carried out the first orbit raising operations of a navigation satellite launched on Thursday. According to ISRO, the first orbit raising operation of the IRNSS-1I took place at 0419 hours. “The achieved perigee height (nearest point to the earth) is 315 km and apogee height (farthest …

Bengaluru: The Indian space agency is working overtime to restore the communication link with its GSAT-6A satellite ‘which is still alive’, ISRO Chairman K. Sivan said on Sunday. “Data available with us shows that we can restore the communication link with the satellite as it is alive,” Sivan said here. Earlier in the day, the Indian …

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday congratulated ISRO team on the successful launch of GSAT-6A satellite saying it will provide new possibilities for mobile applications. “Congratulations to ISRO and other stakeholders on the successful launch of GSLV-F08 with indigenous cryogenic stage. GSAT-6A, a communication satellite, will provide new possibilities for mobile applications. Proud …

Chenna: The 27-hour count down for the flight of the Indian rocket with its communication satellite GSAT-6A is progressing smoothly and to end soon. The GSAT-6A will be launched from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota today. The Indian space agency officials said, the countdown for the rocket launch began at 1356 hours on Wednesday and …

Bengaluru: India’s remote sensing satellite Cartosat-2 has become operational and started beaming images from the earth’s lower orbit, a space official said on Wednesday. “Cartosat-2 has been operationalised and beamed the first image on Monday after it was launched and deployed in the earth’s lower orbit on January 12,” Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Director D.P. …

New Delhi: On the occasion of National Youth Day 2018, Prime Minister Narendra Modi applauded the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for their achievement as they launched the PSLV with 31 satellites successfully. “Our ISRO scientists have made us proud yet again. ISRO today created a century in satellite launching. Farmers, fishermen & scientists of …