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Chandrayaan-2 makes it to lunar orbit, ISRO chief calls it 'major milestone'

After successful insertion, ISRO would carry out 4 more orbit maneuvers (Aug 21, 28, 30 and Sep 1) before Sep 7 landing on the moon.

20 Aug 2019 7:58 AM

Chandrayaan-2 to land on lunar south polar region on Sept 7: ISRO

Chandrayaan-2 will explore a region of the moon where no mission has ever set foot.

18 Aug 2019 8:14 AM

Chandrayaan heads for moon’s orbit

A passive experiment from US space agency Nasa will also be carried onboard Chandrayaan-2, the scientists added.

15 Aug 2019 1:21 AM

Propelling India forward!

ISRO scientists — Muthayya Vanitha and Ritu Karidhal — have made the nation proud after they spearheaded Chandrayaan-2 Mission to the Moon.

15 Aug 2019 12:18 AM

Chandrayaan-2 leaves earth's orbit, moving towards moon

The Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft is expected to reach the moon's orbit on August 20 and land on lunar surface on September 7.

14 Aug 2019 10:25 AM


Trans-lunar injection to move Chandrayaan-2 towards moon on Aug 14: ISRO chairman

‘After launching spacecraft on July 22, we performed several manoeuvres to make Chandrayaan-2 revolve around earth,’ Sivan said.

12 Aug 2019 7:24 PM

Seer helped with Vedic maths in moon mission

Puri Shankaracharya is a Vedic maths expert.

03 Aug 2019 1:43 AM

The sky’s the limit

Dr Chandrakanta is responsible for the crucial radio frequency between the spacecraft and Earth station.

01 Aug 2019 6:20 AM

'3 steps closer to Moon': ISRO after Chandrayaan 2's smooth third orbit raising

The first and second earth bound orbit raising manoeuvres were carried out successfully on July 24 and 26 respectively.

30 Jul 2019 3:13 PM

Mann Ki Baat: Development powerful than terror, says PM on Kashmir

Narendra Modi congratulated Meghalaya government for its effort on saving water.

28 Jul 2019 11:35 AM


Heading to the moon: The real success story

All of India clapped in appreciation as the rocket carrying the country’s first moon lander and explorer went into a 23-day orbit around the earth.

27 Jul 2019 6:32 AM

Another step closer: Chandrayaan-2 successfully performs second orbit raising task

The Chandrayaan-2 is scheduled to reach moon by August 20, the Indian space agency had said on Wednesday.

26 Jul 2019 3:54 PM

Can Chandrayaan trigger scientific temper in India?

What made this mission perhaps unique is that for the first time in Isro’s history, key leadership positions were held by women scientists.

25 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

Chandrayaan-2 moving in 'right direction', in 'good health': ISRO

If successful, it will make India the fourth country after Russia, the US and China to pull off a soft landing on the Moon.

24 Jul 2019 11:48 AM

On Chandrayaan-2 launch by ISRO, a congratulatory message from NASA

'Congrats to ISRO on the launch of Chandrayaan 2, a mission to study the Moon,' NASA tweeted.

23 Jul 2019 9:16 AM


Private sector plays significant role in Chandrayaan-2 mission

Companies like L&T and Godrej group contributing with hardware and testing solutions in success of Chandrayaan-2 mission.

23 Jul 2019 8:58 AM

President, PM Modi hail historic lunar mission launch

Hailing Team Isro, the Congress also sought to claim credit for India’s advancement in space exploration, citing the contribution of its PMs.

23 Jul 2019 6:53 AM

A giant leap: From church of Mary Magdalene to Moon

Indian scientists have come a long way from assembling rockets inside a church to Chndrayaan-2.

23 Jul 2019 6:44 AM

Chandrayaan-2 off to moon, liftoff perfect

Its target is a region near the moon’s mysterious south pole, where no other missions have so far explored.

23 Jul 2019 3:04 AM

To moon and beyond: Scaling new frontiers

To accomplish the voyage, it would take 54 days to land on the Moon through meticulously planned orbital phases.

23 Jul 2019 12:02 AM