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Chandrayaan-2's IIRS shows first illuminated image of Moon

The image covers part of the lunar farside in the northern hemisphere and a few prominent craters--Sommerfield, Stebbins and Kirkwood--are also seen in the image. 

Oct 17, 2019, 19:07 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2: NASA doing 'rigorous' search for Vikram Lander with fresh lunar pictures

Vikram Lander lost contact with ISRO following its launch from Chandraayan-2 moon orbiter on September 6 and likely landed in an area around the moon's South Pole.

Oct 17, 2019, 09:49 AM IST

Chandrayaan-2 orbiter observes solar flares, analyses Sun's X-ray emissions: ISRO

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday said that the Chandrayaan-2 orbiter detected a series of solar flares using Solar X-ray Monitor (XSM) of Chandrayaan 2 and the US’ Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite (GOES-15) between September 30 to October 1.

Oct 10, 2019, 22:49 PM IST

Mission Chandrayaan-2 themed Durga Puja pandal

Check out the Mission Chandrayaan-2 themed Durga Puja pandal in Varanasi

Oct 06, 2019, 13:38 PM IST

Payload onboard Chandrayaan-2 sends first high resolution images of Moon

The Orbiter High-Resolution Camera (OHRC) onboard Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) Chandrayaan-2 has clicked very high spatial resolution images that were released by the ISRO on Friday.

Oct 05, 2019, 00:01 AM IST

DNA analysis of ISRO chief K Sivan's viral flight video

In this segment of DNA, we bring to you a detailed analysis of ISRO chief K Sivan's viral flight video. Watch this video to know more. #DNA

Oct 03, 2019, 23:20 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 27th September 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Sep 27, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2 orbiter doing extremely well: ISRO chief K Sivan

A national-level committee is now analysing what really went wrong with the lander said Sivan. He said after the committees submit the report, the ISRO might work on the future plan. 

Sep 26, 2019, 14:02 PM IST

Why Gaganyaan mission is 'extremely important' for India, ISRO chief explains

"Gaganyaan is extremely important for India as it'll boost the science and technology capability of the country," K Sivan said.

Sep 21, 2019, 20:57 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2: No communication with Vikram Lander yet, Gaganyaan next priority, says ISRO chief K Sivan

"We are trying to set the target of achieving this mission by the next year. For this, we are working on different options. But first of all, we have to understand what really happened to the lander. Gaganyaan is our first priority now," ISRO Chief K Sivan said.

Sep 21, 2019, 17:06 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

Scientists at the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) are making their last calls on Friday to bring back lander ‘Vikram’ of the grand lunar mission Chandrayaan-2, as the Moon is set to enter its night in the next 24 hours. Watch this video to know more.

Sep 20, 2019, 23:04 PM 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

Chandrayaan-2 Orbiter still performing well, efforts on analyse communication loss with Vikram Lander: ISRO

The Chandrayaan-2 lander has been out of contact for 12 days now.

Sep 19, 2019, 18:15 PM IST

After Chandrayaan-2, here's all you need to know about ISRO's sun mission Aditya-L1

Through Aditya-L1, India is all set to study the sun for the first time. As per a statement on ISRO's website, Aditya-L1, initially coined as Aditya-1, was conceived as a 400kg class satellite carrying one payload, the Visible Emission Line Coronagraph (VELC) and was planned to launch in a 800 km low earth orbit.

Sep 19, 2019, 13:27 PM IST

UP's Rajnikant won't land unless ISRO 'recovers' Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander

The man climbed New Yamuna Bridge in Prayagraj with the Indian flag and refused to get down unless ISRO manages to 'recover' Chandrayaan-2's Vikram lander.

Sep 18, 2019, 14:48 PM IST

Thank you for standing by us, tweets ISRO for support on Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander

"Thank you for standing by us. We will continue to keep going forward - propelled by the hopes and dreams of Indians across the world," read ISRO's tweet. 

Sep 17, 2019, 20:52 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2: NASA's lunar probe to fly over Vikram lander on Tuesday, new information expected

United States space agency NASA's lunar probe will fly over the landing site of Chandryaan-2's Vikram Lander on the Moon on Tuesday, September 17. New information regarding the condition of the lander is expected from this expedition.

Sep 16, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

Chandrayaan 2: NASA helping ISRO establish communication with Vikram lander

The ISRO is trying to establish link with Vikram with its Indian Deep Space Network (IDSN) at Byalalu near Bengaluru.

Sep 13, 2019, 15:00 PM IST

Scientists from California meet ISRO chief K Sivan, team Chandrayaan-2

ISRO recently announced that it had lost communication with Lander Vikram of India's second unmanned lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 just before its scheduled soft landing on Moon when it was just 2.1 km above its surface.

Sep 11, 2019, 21:02 PM IST