Scientists also pointed out that the communication link snapped as the lander collided with a large mound after deviating from its path.
08 Sep 2019 6:14 AM
Sivan said the setback won’t affect India’s space programme including its first manned mission, Gaganyaan.
07 Sep 2019 9:32 PM
The Indian Space Research Organisation described the mission as a highly-complex mission that represented 'significant technological leap'.
07 Sep 2019 7:56 PM
'Prime Minister should increase the budget along with the confidence,' said a scientist taking a jibe at the Prime Minister.
07 Sep 2019 1:57 PM
Indian space agency ISRO's plan to soft-land Chandrayaan-2's Vikram module on the lunar surface did not go as per script.
07 Sep 2019 1:52 PM
The coach, first in list of 500 to be delivered to Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation, has been built by Bharat Earth Movers in flat 75 days.
07 Sep 2019 1:24 PM
PM Modi came to Mumbai after meeting the ISRO scientists in Bengaluru.
07 Sep 2019 12:35 PM
'Already, orbiter is in space and it should do an excellent job of mapping,' Nair added.
07 Sep 2019 12:20 PM
PM Modi's motivational speech and the warm hug to ISRO chief garnered loads of praises on social media.
07 Sep 2019 11:51 AM
Bollywood celebrities expressed hope over the landing and hailed ISRO for its efforts.
07 Sep 2019 10:36 AM
The mission that started from July 22 with launch of the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft achieved one milestone after another in a phased manner.
07 Sep 2019 10:22 AM
The Vikram module lost contact minutes before the crucial touchdown on the lunar surface in the early hours of Saturday.
07 Sep 2019 9:14 AM
The Vikram lander was planned to land on the far side of the moon between 1:30 am to 2:30 am on the intervening night of Friday-Saturday.
07 Sep 2019 9:14 AM
From President Ram Nath Kovind, PM Modi to other political leaders across nation took to Twitter to support ISRO's Chandrayaan 2.
07 Sep 2019 9:00 AM
He was interacting with the group of students who were in Bengaluru to witness the Chandrayaan-2’s soft landing on the moon.
07 Sep 2019 8:30 AM
PM also stated that irrespective of the setbacks, our resolve to reach to the moon has strengthened more.
07 Sep 2019 8:23 AM
'Forget about what you miss and never let disappointment enter in the way,' said Narendra Modi.
07 Sep 2019 8:17 AM
His tweet came after 'Vikram', the lander of Chandrayaan-2 lost communication with the ground station.
07 Sep 2019 8:15 AM
The mission life of the 2,379-kg orbiter is one year.
07 Sep 2019 8:13 AM
Modi then got up from seat and walked down where ISRO scientists and engineers were seated, and had a chat with them.
07 Sep 2019 8:00 AM