Asia shares lurch lower, flu concerns a possible culprit
Spot gold edged up to $1,566.71 per ounce, and back toward a seven-year peak of $1,610.90 reached last week.
Gold gains on heightened safe-haven interest, palladium soars
Spot gold was up 0.2% to $1,559.99 per ounce by 1514 GMT, having earlier touche...
First lunar eclipse of 2020 today: Timing, place and all the other details
A penumbral lunar eclipse occurs when the sun, earth and moon alig...
Questions for 2020: India land a craft safely on moon? ISRO should manage peacefully
Isro scientists lost communication in September with the Vikram lander of the Chandrayaan-2 mission some 400 m above the lunar surface. So what’s next? Isro has already planned to send a lander and a rover to the Moon in 2020.
Space failure part of big game: NASA-JPL CTO on Vikram lander
"Space missions are expected to fail which must not deter the scientific community in India that saw the Vikram lander not making it to the lunar surface from attempting again, as this is the business out there"
China liquidity jitters may hit bond market
The country will see a “liquidity hole” of 2.8 trillion yuan ($400 billion) in January.
Meet the citizen astronomers who chase stars
Despite many hurdles, India has a thriving citizen astronomy community — extremely tech savvy and motivated, says Vishal Upendran, a PhD scholar in Pune who classifies them into two groups — data analysers and astro-photographers.
Vikram lander debris: The engineer who cracked it for India
A 33-year-old avid space watcher from Chennai has received kudos for zeroing in on a piece of debris on the moon, which turned out to be the remains of India's most-watched outer space launch in recent times.
Chandrayaan-2 orbiter detects Argon-40 on lunar exosphere: ISRO
Earlier this month, the ISRO had released images of the moon's surface clicked by Orbiter High-Resolution Camera (OHRC) onboard Chandrayaan-2. The space agency had lost communication from its Lander Vikram which was supposed to soft-land on the far side of the moon on September 7.
ISRO tweeted first illuminated image of the lunar surface
Watch: The first illuminated image of the lunar surface acquired by Chandrayaan2’s IIRS payload. IIRS is designed to measure reflected sunli...
Chandrayaan 2: Vikram hard-landed within 500 mts of landing site, says govt
The indigenously developed Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft comprising of orbiter, lander and rover was successfully launched on-board the indigenous GSLV MK III-M1 Mission on July 22. The Lander was separated, as planned, from the Orbiter on September 2 2019. Powered descent of the lander was initiated on September 7 to achieve soft landing on the moon surface.
Search for Vikram on: NASA scientists analyse lunar images from orbiter
Scientists are analysing the images taken under harsh light conditions by the NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera of the area where the Vikram moon lander is likely to have touched down on the moon.
NASA captures images of Chandrayaan-2's Moon landing site: Report
LRO deputy project scientist John Keller shared a NASA statement confirming that the orbiter's camera captured the images.
Chandrayaan-2 successfully placed in lunar orbit
Chandrayaan-2 was successfully placed in the moon's orbit on Tuesday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said. The Lunar Orbit In...
Hard landing derailed lunar mission, says K Sivan
ISRO chief says lander has been located, efforts on to communicate with device.
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