A- A A+
Last Updated : Nov 18 2019 9:34AM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Winter Session of Parliament begins today; PM hopes for constructive debates            Justice Bobde to take over as 47th Chief Justice of India today            Gotabaya Rajapakasa to be sworn-in as new President of Sri Lanka today            Indian women clinch five gold medals in Asian Youth Boxing C'ship            Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Dominic Thiem to win ATP Finals title           

National News

Jul 13, 2019
8:48AM

India, Russia meet on space cooperation

AIR
India and Russia have held high-level talks in New Delhi to elevate bilateral co-operation to the next level in the field of space, including assistance in India's maiden human space flight mission 'Gaganyaan'.

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and Dmitry Rogozin, Director General of Russia's space agency (ROSCOSMOS) led the two sides in the meeting held on Thursday.

In a release, the External Affairs Ministry on Friday said, the possibilities for the production of space systems in India were an important part of the discussions.

Co-operation in futuristic technologies including new space systems, rocket engines, propellants and propulsion systems, spacecrafts and launch vehicle technology were also discussed.

The statement said, there have been frequent contacts between the two space agencies to finalise the details of the Gaganyaan Mission, which will carry Indian astronaut to space in 2022, to coincide with the 75th anniversary of Independence.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 18 (Nov) Midday News 17 (Nov) News at Nine 17 (Nov) Hourly 18 (Nov) (0905hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 18 (Nov) दोपहर समाचार 17 (Nov) समाचार संध्या 17 (Nov) प्रति घंटा समाचार 18 (Nov) (0900hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 18 (Nov) Khabrein(Day) 17 (Nov) Khabrein(Eve) 17 (Nov)
Aaj Savere 18 (Nov) Parikrama 17 (Nov)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 17 (Nov) Samayki 17 (Nov) Sports Scan 17 (Nov) Spotlight/News Analysis 17 (Nov) Samachar Darshan 17 (Nov) Radio Newsreel 16 (Nov)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 7 (Nov) Surkhiyon Mein 7 (Nov) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 13 (Nov) Vaad-Samvaad 29 (Oct) Money Talk 29 (Oct) Current Affairs 15 (Nov)