Chandrayaan 2

'Water on lunar surface': Chandrayaan 2 validates its predecessor's breakthrough finding

According to ISRO scientists who were associated with both Lunar projects, the data from the Chandrayaan-2 would be used to build a lunar water map, which would further aid upcoming missions to the moon. 

Aug 16, 2021, 19:05 PM IST

Pariksha Pe Charcha 2020: Setback may mean the best is yet to come, PM Modi tells students

Talking about the importance of extra-curricular activities for students, PM Modi cautioned the parents to not let the passion of students become a mere "fashion statement" for them.

Jan 20, 2020, 13:51 PM IST

Could not sleep after Chandrayaan 2 lander failed to land on lunar surface: PM Modi to students during Pariksha Pe Charcha 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday (January 20) said that he was unable to sleep on the night when Chandrayaan 2's Vikram lander failed to land on the moon's surface successfully. 

Jan 20, 2020, 11:58 AM IST

DNA Analysis of Chanrayaan 2's Lander Found

Shanmugam Subramaniam saw the images of the moon's surface on two laptops for 7 hours every day until he found what he thought might be the debris of the moon lander.

Dec 03, 2019, 22:46 PM IST

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Dec 03, 2019, 10:30 AM IST

Chandrayaan 2 not end of story, will attempt another Moon landing: ISRO chief K Sivan

The ISRO chairman made these remarks while interacting with students and faculty of IIT Delhi on their 50th convocation.

Nov 02, 2019, 17:37 PM IST

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Sep 27, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

The final call: ISRO makes last attempts to connect with Chandrayaan 2's Vikram Lander before Lunar Night falls

Once the Lunar night falls, the lander – which is designed to operate on solar power – will receive no sunlight to generate energy.

Sep 21, 2019, 08:43 AM IST

Chandrayaan 2: Deadline to re-establish contact with Vikram Lander to end on September 21

The 14-day timeline given by ISRO for establishing contact with the Lander has a deadline of September 21 because after that the moon region will enter into a lunar light. On the afternoon of September 19, based on the photographs received by scientists, there was a long shadow appearing on the lunar surface. 

Sep 20, 2019, 18:43 PM IST

Brad Pitt asks NASA astronaut about Chandrayaan 2

Pitt's call to Hague was aired on Nasa TV, and was part of the actor's promotional tour for his new film "Ad Astra".

Sep 17, 2019, 18:26 PM IST

Reducing Chandrayaan-2 Orbiter's orbit to locate Vikram Lander can be risky: Experts

Space experts on Monday said that ISRO should not try to reduce the orbit of Chandrayaan-2 Orbiter in order to pick up any weak signals or to take a closer look at Vikram Lander that had lost contact with ISRO on Saturday because the reduction in orbit can prove dangerous for the Orbiter itself.

Sep 09, 2019, 22:25 PM IST

As fake Twitter accounts of Dr K Sivan gets thousands of followers, ISRO issues alert

The Bengaluru-based ISRO said that its chairman K. Sivan does not have any personal account on any social media platforms and all the information on all such accounts are not authentic.

Sep 09, 2019, 15:41 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander in 'single piece' despite hard landing: ISRO sources

There is still no clarity on the exact condition of the Vikram Lander yet. The condition cannot be accurately ascertained unless the communication is established.

Sep 09, 2019, 14:20 PM IST

DRDO chairman calls Chandrayaan 2 a very complex mission, lauds PM Narendra Modi for backing ISRO scientists

The DRDO chief said that PM Narendra Modi's hug and encouragement boosted the morale of ISRO scientists who were left heartbroken due to the last mile glitch in a hugely successful mission.

Sep 08, 2019, 22:07 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2: Ravi Shastri, Virender Sehwag among others hail Indian scientists' efforts

The soft landing of Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander on the lunar surface was scheduled between 1:30 a.m to 2:30 a.m on Saturday, however, it lost contact with ISRO's Mission Control Centre when it was just 2.1 kilometres away from scripting history.

Sep 07, 2019, 13:17 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2: There will be a new dawn and a brighter tomorrow, PM Modi tells ISRO scientists

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "We will rise to the occasion and scale newer heights of success. To our scientists I want to say - India is with you."

Sep 07, 2019, 09:37 AM IST

Chandrayaan-2: Bollywood reacts to India's space mission

Bollywood celebs began expressing 'hope' for Chandrayaan-2 along with congratulating ISRO for their achievements so far.

Sep 07, 2019, 07:13 AM IST

Be courageous, our journey will continue: Prime Minister Narendra Modi after ISRO loses contact with Chandrayaan-2's Vikram lander

Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the scientists for their efforts and said that this is not a small achievement. PM Modi said them that the nation is proud of ISRO and asked them to remain courageous.

Sep 07, 2019, 02:57 AM IST

Rs 978 crore, 14 days on Moon: ISRO’s Chandrayaan 2 mission in numbers

The success of Chandrayaan 2 mission will make India only the fourth country after the USA, Russia and China to land on the Moon.

Sep 07, 2019, 00:54 AM IST

From Russia to Chandrayaan-2 launch: Tireless PM Modi's packed schedule

After landing in New Delhi from Russia, PM Modi engaged in various matters of national importance before leaving for Bengaluru where he will witness Vikram lander's soft landing on Moon as part of Chandrayaan 2. A day later, he will be in Mumbai and Aurangabad before returning to New Delhi.

Sep 06, 2019, 23:57 PM IST