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  • India, Mexico sign MoU on space cooperation:-India and Mexico on Wednesday signed an MoU on space cooperation under which both sides will work together in remote sensing, satellite communication and areas relating to the peaceful use of outer space, besides taking the overall ties to a higher trajectory....
  • China launches spacecraft to go to Moon orbit:-China on Friday launched an unmanned spacecraft to fly around the moon and back to Earth in order to test technologies to be used in the Chang'e-5, a future probe that will conduct the country's first Moon mission with a provision to return back....
  • Vietnam for deeper ties ahead of its PM's India visit:-Ahead of its Prime Minister's visit here, Vietnam on recently pitched for greater cooperation in key areas of defence, security and oil exploration and expressed confidence of "substantive" outcome from the trip during which nearly a dozen pacts are likely to be inked....
  • Crucial Defence Acquisition Council meet on Sat:-Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday will chair a crucial meeting of the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), a high-level body that decides on procurements for the armed forces....
  • China launches spacecraft to go to Moon orbit

    China on Friday launched an unmanned spacecraft to fly around the moon and back to Earth in order to test technologies to be used in the Chang'e-5, a future probe that will conduct the country's first Moon mission with a provision to return back.

  • Crucial Defence Acquisition Council meet on Sat

    Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday will chair a crucial meeting of the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), a high-level body that decides on procurements for the armed forces.

  • Aiming For The Sky, With Success

    The India-Russia joint venture BRAHMOS missiles system has been readily acknowledged by our Armed Forces as a potent and efficient weapon. It can even find international markets, said BRAHMOS Chief Executive Officer, Sudhir Kumar Mishra, in an interview to 'The Pioneer.'

  • India, China likely to hold joint army exercise next month

    India and China are likely to hold a joint "Hand-in-Hand" army exercise next month in Pune that will focus on counter-insurgency and counter-terrorism tactics, weeks after a stand-off between their troops in along the border in Ladakh region.

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India's Maiden Tryst with Mars

India's Maiden Tryst with Mars India has created a historical moment in its quest to explore the 'final frontier' Space, successfully manoeuvring 'Mangalyaan' through a complicated interplanetary journey into the Mars orbit, and achieving a technological feat! While Probes to Mars have a high failure rate India has become the first country to taste success on its maiden venture to the Red Planet. This accomplishment is an enormous leap in displaying the country's prowess in developing such technology.

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