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  • Vikram Lander was just 335 metres away from moon when it

    Lander Vikram was just 335 metres away from moon when it lost contact

    Science | September 11, 2019 11:08 IST

    Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Sunday found the location of Chandrayaan-2’s Vikram Lander, which had lost contact with the space agency from the Moon’s surface due to hard landing. However, in a major breakthrough, the data frozen on the big screens at the Mission Operations Complex at ISRO's Telemetry Tracking and Command Centre suggest a failure in the “fine braking phase” in the final part of Vikram’s journey (an altitude of 5 km to 400 m).

  • Chandrayaan-2: From India's this village ISRO created

    Chandrayaan-2: How Isro reached out to a Tamil Nadu village in quest to tonight's historic moon landing

    India | September 06, 2019 19:16 IST

    Chandrayaan 2 Moon Landing: Countdown begins for India's historic mission as Chandrayaan-2 will make its most significant move to journey to the moon. As the Vikram Lander will touchdown the lunar surface during the wee hours of Saturday, ISRO will prove its mettle in the space science. But do you know how ISRO created artificial moon surface to test rover, lander?

  • pragyan happy over vvs as vice captain

    Pragyan Happy Over VVS As Vice-Captain

    Cricket | May 28, 2011 17:28 IST

    Hyderabad, May 28: Pragyan Ojha is not just celebrating his own selection in the Indian team for next month's Test series against the West Indies, he is also elated for fellow Hyderabadi VVS Laxman, who