In the Media

Media articles featuring NCRA and the telescopes it operates.

Indian astronomers discover rare double radio relic system in galaxy cluster Abell 2108, The Indian Express, May 06, 2024

Indian astronomers discover rare double radio relic system in galaxy cluster Abell 2108, Hindustan Times, May 07, 2024

Rare discovery by Indian astronomer using a GMRT radio-survey of the sky, Deccan Herald, May 06, 2024

Indian Astronomers Unveil Cosmic Wonders: A Deep Dive into Galaxy Cluster Abell 521 with uGMRT, BNN News, February 22, 2024

Pune’s uGMRT uncovers a complex picture of a Galaxy Cluster, The Indian Express, February 22, 2024

Pune’s researchers uncover most detailed picture yet of Galaxy Cluster using uGMRT, Hindustan Times, February 23, 2024

Scientists use GMRT to study ionosphere, findings may lead to better GPS services, PTI India, October 20, 2023

Scientists use GMRT to study ionosphere, findings may lead to better GPS services, The Print, October 20, 2023

Researchers detect travelling ionospheric disturbances using giant metrewave radio telescope, The Indian Express, October 20, 2023

India's giant metrewave radio telescope plays vital role in detecting universe's vibrations, The Week, June 29, 2023

Pune-based radio telescope helps detect universe’s vibrations, Hindustan Times, June, 29, 2023

Pune’s GMRT becomes first Indian facility to detect gravitational waves, The Indian Express, June 29, 2023

India's largest radio telescope key to detecting the universe's vibrations, The Economic Times, June 29, 2023

Pune astronomers detect two new millisecond pulsars, The Indian Express, June 09, 2023

Astronomers discover ‘Elusive Dying Radio Galaxies’ using deep radio surveys, Hindustan Times, Feb 27, 2023

Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope images capture radio features of galaxy cluster, Times Of India, Jan 23, 2023

New uGMRT images most detailed yet of galaxy cluster Abell 2256, Hindustan Times, Jan 22, 2023

Record-breaking detection of radio signal from atomic hydrogen in extremely distant galaxy using GMRT, Hindustan Times, Jan 17, 2023

 McGill & IISc astronomers detect radio signal from atomic hydrogen in distant galaxy using GMRT, The Economics Time, Jan 16, 2023

 Astronomers from Canada, IISc detect signal from distant galaxy, Deccan Herald, Jan 17, 2023

Using uGMRT, Pune scientists unravel why star formation declined starting 8 billion yrs ago, Indian Express, June 30, 2022

Atomic hydrogen supply gap stymied star formation, Times of India, June 29, 2022

Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope’s findings show fast radio burst in galaxy merger, Times of India, February 19, 2022

GMRT helps detect first merger in a nearby galaxy hosting Fast Radio Burst, The Indian Express, February 19, 2022

Pune telescope helps make major breakthrough, The Hindu, February 19, 2022

GMRT study reveals fast radio burst progenitor formed due to galaxy merger, Hindustan Times, February 21, 2022

Pune astronomers claim discovery of 8 MRP class of stars using GMRT, Hindustan times, November 19, 2021

NCRA astronomers discover rare radio stars, The Hindu, November 22, 2021

Emissions from 11 stars bigger than sun spotted, Times of India, November 20. 2021

uGMRT helps discover and confirm radio emissions from eight stars larger than Sun, Indian Express, November 22, 2021

NCRA scientists unravel eclipses of millisecond pulsars using uGMRT, Hindustan times, November 10, 2021

uGMRT helps resolve mystery behind eclipsing low frequency radio signals, The Indian Express, November 10, 2021

NCRA team spots pulsars’ eclipse mechanism cause, Times of India, November 10, 2021 

Team of 40 Indian scientists claim major find using uGMRT, Hindustan Times, September 06, 2021

Microglitches spotted in stable millisecond pulsars, Times of India, September 07, 2021

Indian astronomers observe largest-ever non-rhythmic signals from millisecond pulsars; Anticipate larger cosmic event, Financial Express, September 07, 2021

GMRT and Chandra X-Ray telescope help capture dying phase of an active galaxy, The Indian Express, July 29 2021

CHIME telescope yields unprecedented results, The Hindu, June 10 2021

NCRA, TIFR scientists discover 535 fast radio bursts from deep space, Times of India, June 10 2021

CHIME telescope processes 7 terabits per second, the Indian Express, June 10 2021

Researchers track the reason behind the decline in star formation activity 8 billion years ago, ibg news, June 04 2021


Using Pune-based GMRT, scientists measure mass of atomic hydrogen present in galaxies 9 billion years ago, The Indian express, June 05 2021

GMRT measures the atomic hydrogen gas mass in galaxies 9 billion years ago, Eurekalert, June 07 2021

In a first, uGMRT reveals patchy environment of a rare cosmic explosion, Hindustan Times, May 02 2021

uGMRT reveals for the first time the patchy environment of a rare cosmic explosion, EurekAlert, May 03 2021

uGMRT Reveals For The First Time The Patchy Environment Of A Rare Cosmic Explosion, Punekar news, May 01 2021

uGMRT enables study of environment around rare transient object 215 million light years away, The Indian express, May 01 2021

GMRT captures facets of a rare cosmic explosion, TOI, May 01 2021

Why global body of engineers picked Pune radio telescope for rare honour, The Print, April 01 2021

Pune’s GMRT only third Indian facility to be awarded IEEE milestone, The Indian express, March 2021

India first Asian country to join International Pulsar Timing Array with uGMRT | In Hindi, Hindi News 4U, March 21, 2021

India Joins The Global Hunt For Gravitational Waves (GW) From Monster Black Holes, Punekar news, March 20, 2021

India first Asian country to join International Pulsar Timing Array with uGMRT, Indian Express, March 23, 2021

GMRT accorded prestigious IEEE Milestone status, The Hindu, Nov 27, 2020

After Bose & Raman discoveries, GMRT India's 3rd IEEE Milestone, TOI, Nov 28, 2020

Pune’s GMRT third country-based facility to bag IEEE milestone, Nov 28, 2020

GMRT observatory, located near Pune gets international recognition, Hindustan Times, Nov 28, 2020

Astronomers find answer to star formation slowdown, TOI Oct 15, 2020

Indian team studies 8,000 galaxies, says star formation could cease in two billion years, Indian Express Oct 14, 2020

Why are fewer stars forming now? Indian astronomers have the answerAstronomers find answer to star formation slowdown, Deccan Herald Oct 15, 2020 

NCRA scientists discover tiny explosions on Sun, June 03, 2020

Optical and Radio Image of the Neutral Hydrogen Ring (image), EurekaAlert, January 02, 2020

Mysterious Gigantic Ring of Hydrogen Gas Discovered Around Distant Galaxy, SciTechDaily, January 02, 2020

Galaxy with peculiar hydrogen ring found, Pune Mirror, January 02, 2020


Pune astronomers part of Milky Way-like galaxy discovery team, Indian Express, March 28, 2017


Giant Metre-wave Radio Telescope in Maharashtra tracks landing of European Space Agency’s Spacecraft on Mars mission,, October 21, 2016


Mars Mission: Khodad radio telescope tracks ESA spacecraft's landing on Mars,, October 21, 2016


GMRT stops tracking Europe’s Mars probe after successful launch,, October 23, 2016


How a Telescope in Maharashtra Helped Track the Fate of ExoMars Lander, The Wire, October 25, 2016


Small galaxies, big potential, The Hindu, May 31, 2016


Square Kilometre Array meet on astrophysics gets underway, April 5, 2016


जीएमआरटी दुर्बिणीने शोधली महाकाय दीर्घिका, Maharashtra Times, November 9, 2015


Giant dying radio galaxy discovered by Indian astronomers, The American Bazaar, November 9, 2015


Indian astronomers detect dying, giant radio galaxy, The Hindu, November 9, 2015


Dying, giant radio galaxy catches astronomers’ attention, Indian Express, November 8, 2015


GMRT discovers giant radio galaxy 9 billion light-years away, Astronomy Now, November 7, 2015


Astronomers discover giant radio galaxy, Times of India, November 7, 2015


GMRT discovers a dying, giant radio galaxy 9 billion light years away!, EurekAlert, November 6, 2015


Seal on India role in Square Kilometre Array, The Times of India, October 6, 2015


India in radio telescope club, The telegraph, October 6, 2015


Indian Government Joins SKA Organisation, October 5, 2015


Upgraded GMRT Ready To Observe Radio Universe In New Frequency Space - RF Globalnet, September 15, 2015


Cosmos eye just got sharper - The Telegraph, September 15, 2015


Upgraded GMRT to open more of Universe for study - The Times of India, September 14, 2015


Funds needed to hire scientific experts for projects - Sakaal Times, February 17, 2015


Pune scientists to be part of world radio telescope project - Times of India, February 17, 2015


Country’s youth need to make new discoveries - Times of India, February 15, 2015


Astronomy Fortnight begins with exhibition - Sakaal Times, February 10, 2015


Pune Astronomy Fortnight to begin on Feb 7, Sakaal Times, February 7, 2015


GMRT - A unique radio telescope for basic science research- DNA, 23 September 2014


Lift the Veil and Look- Yahoo News, 14 March 2014


खगोलशास्त्र संशोधनावर सोमवारपासून परिषद- Sakaal, 7 December 2013


जगभरातील २०० रेडिओ अ‍ॅस्ट्रॉनॉमर पुण्यात जमणार!- Loksatta, 7 December 2013


Conference on radio astronomy - Sakaal times, 7 December 2013


National Centre for Radio Astrophysics to celebrate 50 years of research - Times of India, 7 December, 2013


10 per cent TIFR-GMRT Sky Survey results uploaded on website - Indian Express, 7 December, 2013


How villagers did their bit to ensure GMRT's success, DNA, 7 December 2013


226 international students 'star-struck' at GMRT. DNA, 7 December, 2013


City institute part of team to build radio telescope - Times of India, 14 November 2013.


NCRA to head intl consortium designing world's largest radio telescope - DNA, 14 November 2013


Team of city scientists on SKA panel - Sakaal TImes, 14th November 2013


महादुर्बीणीचे व्यवस्थापन पुण्यातील 'एनसीआरए'कडे! - Loksatta, 14 November 2013


Indians spot rare young supernova - Telegraph, 19 October 2013


Pune Scientist Discovers Youngest Supernova Remnant - Times of India, October 19, 2013


Two Indian Scientists Discover Youngest Supernova Remnant- Indian Express, October 19, 2013


Sky-watchers gear up for rare celestial event- Indian Express, October 1, 2013


सुधारित जीएमआरटी महादुर्बिणीच्या पहिल्या टप्प्याचे उद्या उद्घाटन- Loksatta, September 15, 2013


City scientists develop scheme for rapid identification of pulsars -DNA, April 6, 2013


New technique to map MSPs with pinpoint accuracy - Indian Express, April 6, 2013


Discovery to help locate neutron stars faster - Times of India, April 6, 2013


Exhibition explores thrills of science - Times of India, March 1, 2013


Indian role in Square Kilometre Array- The Hindu, February 28, 2013


Rare fossil discovered in radio galaxy- Times of India,February 21. 2013


New Find: ancient pulsar which alters brightness- Times of India, February 1, 2013


Pune telescope spots Jekyll and Hyde puzzle in sky - The  Telegraph, January 24, 2013


Mystery pulsar keeps scientists on their toes - Deccan Herald, January 24, 2013


Major upgrade of GMRT underway- Sakaal Times, August 14, 2012


Pune becomes second home for Cambridge astronomer - Sakaal Times, August 14, 2012


Eye on India to help build largest telescope- The Telegraph, July 15, 2012


Transit of Venus in graphic novel -  New Indian Express, June 6, 2012


Indian imprint on world's largest radio telescope-  Zee News, June 3, 2012


NCRA graphic novel on Venus transit- Indian Express, June 1, 2012


Steady weakening of Sun's energy can affect Earth, finds research - Times of India, May 15, 2012


Dishing out pure sciences, Mint, Apr 20, 2012


GMRT helps team of scientists to capture millisecond pulsars-  Indian Express, Mar 31, 2012

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