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Mission To The Moon

52 Years Of Moon Landing: Voyages Of Discovery, Voyages Of Profit

Jul 19, 2021 Dr Debiprosad Duari

The story of the moon landing was not only about technological excellence but also a tale of the human mind’s eternal quest for the unknown.

Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander Had Hard Landing: Government

Nov 21, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The ISRO is planning to launch Chandrayaan-3 probably in November next year.


Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander Had Hard Landing, Says NASA

The Vikram lander module attempted a soft landing on a small patch of lunar highland smooth plains on September 7.

What Led To Vikram Lander's Crash? Former ISRO Scientist Explains

Sep 21, 2019 IANS

'Keep the technology simple; freeze the mission profile and don't change it till the last moment.'


NASA Analysing Images Of Chandrayaan-2's Landing Site

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter spacecraft has snapped a series of images during its flyby on September 17 of Vikram's attempted landing sight near the Moon's uncharted south pole.

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13 September, 2019

PM Modi Could Have Brought 'Bad Omen': Kumaraswamy On Chandrayaan-2 Mission

PTI

In a setback to the lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 launched on July 22, the soft landing of Vikram lander on the lunar surface did not take place as planned on September 7


10 September, 2019

Devotees Seek Moon God's Divine Intervention To Establish Contact With Chandrayaan-2's Vikram Lander

Outlook Web Bureau

Sri Kailasanathar Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva at Thingalur has a sub-shrine for Lord Chandran. It is one of the nine "Navagraha" temples dedicated to the nine planets.


09 September, 2019

ISRO Chief Dr K Sivan Has Every Right To Cry Over Chandrayaan-2's Landing Setback

Ratna Gill

Boys are less likely to tell a family member about their experiences with abuse. Boys are 89% less likely than girls to reach out for psychiatric support after they have been victims of sexual violence.


09 September, 2019

Chandrayaan-2 'Vikram' Lander Tilted On Moon, But In One Piece, Says ISRO

Outlook Web Bureau

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) continues to make all-out efforts to establish a link with Chandrayaan-2's 'Vikram' lander, now lying on the lunar surface after a hard-landing.


09 September, 2019

'Obstacles On Moon Surface May Be Behind 'Vikram' Lander Not Receiving Signals: Chandrayaan-1 Director

Outlook Web Bureau

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) lost contact with the Vikram Lander, one of three components of the Chandrayaan-2, minutes before its touchdown on the lunar surface


08 September, 2019

'Your Journey Has inspired Us': NASA As It Looks Forward To Exploring Solar System With ISRO

Outlook Web Bureau

NASA on Saturday commended ISRO's attempt to place 'Vikram' lander of Chandrayaan 2 mission on the moon's south pole


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08 September, 2019

Will Try To Establish Link With Chandrayaan 2 Lander In Next 14 Days: ISRO Chief

Outlook Web Bureau

The ground station lost contact with the Lander minutes before its touchdown on the Moon's South Pole early on Saturday.


07 September, 2019

'Highly Complex Mission' : ISRO Says Chandrayaan-2 Orbiter To Circle Moon For 6 More years

Outlook Web Bureau

The space agency said the mission represented a significant technological leap compared to the previous missions, which brought together an Orbiter, Lander and Rover to explore the unexplored south pole of the Moon.


07 September, 2019

'We Shall Overcome Some Day...' President Kovind On Chandrayaan-2 Landing Setback

PTI

President Ram Nath Kovind hoped that India would be successful in its moon mission the next time.


07 September, 2019

'Achievement No Small Feat': PM Modi Lifts Spirits Up At ISRO As Contact With 'Vikram' Lander Lost

IANS

Interacting with the gloomy-faced scientists at the control room of the ISTRAC, the Prime Minister Modi said: "Whatever you have done till now is no mean feat."


07 September, 2019

Communication With Chandrayaan-2 Lander Lost, Data Being Analysed: ISRO

Outlook Web Bureau

Communication with Vikram, Chandrayaan 2 Lander, lost at 2.1 kilometer from touchdown at the lunar surface


06 September, 2019

Chandrayaan-2 Live Updates | PM Modi Hugs An Emotional ISRO Chairman K Sivan

Outlook Web Bureau

Communication with Chandrayaan-2 lander Vikram was lost seconds before it was supposed to touch down on the moon’s surface, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief said.


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06 September, 2019

'Mission Manifests Best Of Indian Talent', PM Modi Ahead Of Chandrayaan-2 Moon Landing

Outlook Web Bureau

The prime minister will be at the ISRO Centre in Bengaluru to witness the "extraordinary moment in the history of India’s space programme".


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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