Chandrayaan 2 launch

Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Pannu hail Chandrayaan 2 launch

The Project Director and the Mission Director of India's second moon mission are women, and filmmaker Karan Johar hailed girl power.

Jul 22, 2019, 17:31 PM IST

Twitter hails ISRO for successful launch of Chandrayaan 2

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched its second moon mission Chandrayaan-2 on Monday at 2:43 PM from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh. 

Jul 22, 2019, 16:01 PM IST

Watch live streaming of Chandrayaan 2 launch

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch the country's second unmanned Moon mission  - Chandrayaan 2 -  from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh at 2:43 PM on Monday.

Jul 22, 2019, 11:28 AM IST

Chandrayaan 2 Launch highlights: Next stop Moon as India salutes ISRO

The mission seeks to explore the unchartered Lunar south pole by landing a rover and will be launched onboard GSLV-Mk0III-M1 from Sriharikota. 

Jul 22, 2019, 08:03 AM IST

ISRO sets July 22 as new date for the launch of Chandrayaan-2

The launch of Chandrayaan 2 on July 15 was put off after a technical snag was observed one hour before the scheduled liftoff.

Jul 18, 2019, 11:25 AM IST

Former DRDO scientist backs ISRO over calling off Chandrayaan 2 launch

The launch, which was slated to take place at 2.51 am on Monday – July 15, was called off almost an hour before the schedule after a technical snag was observed.

Jul 15, 2019, 08:38 AM IST

Chandrayaan 2, ISRO's moon mission, puts India in the top space league

The man objective of the latest Moon mission is to carry out various experiments to understand the extent and significance of the presence of water on the celestial body as confirmed by the Chandrayaan 1 mission. This is also for the first time that India is trying to land a robotic rover on Moon. If the mission succeeds, India would become the fourth country in the world to make a soft landing on Moon and put a rover on it.

Jul 14, 2019, 22:01 PM IST