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Chandrayaan 2 Makes Significant Findings, Says ISRO: All You Need To Know

Sep 10, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

According to ISRO, a variability of the Argon-40 at the middle and higher latitudes of the Moon was identified and observed bythe mass spectrometer CHACE-2 which also depicted the radiogenic activities in the mid and higher latitudes of the Lunar interior.

Launch Of Chandrayaan-3 Delayed Further To 2022: ISRO Chief K Sivan

Feb 21, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Chandrayaan-3 is critical for ISRO as it will demonstrate India's capabilities to make landing for further interplanetary missions.

Chandrayaan-3 Launch May Happen In 2021: ISRO Chief

ISRO chairman K Sivan said all activities related to the third lunar mission were going on smoothly.

'Our Own Orbiter Had Located It': ISRO Chief After NASA Finds Vikram Lander

Dec 04, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

NASA said it had found Vikram Lander based on a tip-off by an Indian engineer.

'It Was Something Challenging': Chennai Techie Helps NASA Find Vikram Lander On Moon

The Indian engineer looked for the lander on the images of the moon's surface published by the US space agency.

21 November, 2019

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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

04 October, 2019

This Durga Puja, From Pandora To Chandrayaan...All In Guwahati

Abdul Gani

Numerous creative designers are involved in setting up the pandals in Guwahati. Many of the artistes are brought from neighbouring West Bengal and other states

27 September, 2019

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

Outlook Web Bureau

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

21 September, 2019

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


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

19 September, 2019

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.

18 September, 2019

UP Man Rajnikanth Climbs Bridge, Refuses To Come Down Till ISRO's Vikram Lander Recovers


It's been 11 days now that ISRO's prestigious moon mission went awry when the space research organisation lost contact with Vikram lander of Chandrayaan 2 owing to a last-minute snag


13 September, 2019

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


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

'Dear Vikram, We Won't Challan You...': This Nagpur Police Tweet Is Winning Hearts On Twitter

Outlook Web Bureau

The Nagpur Police on Monday addressed a tweet to Chandrayaan-2 lander 'Vikram', pleading it to respond, days after it lost communication with ground stations moments before India was going to script history.

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

Chandrayaan-2 Lander 'Vikram' Located On Moon's Surface: ISRO Chief Dr Sivan

Outlook Web Bureau

ISRO Chief Dr Sivan, however, added that no communication with the lander had been established so far. 'We are trying to contact,' he said.

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.

PTI Photo

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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