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Chandrayaan 2: Lander Vikram located on moon, ISRO trying to establish connectionChandrayaan 2: Lander Vikram located on moon, ISRO trying to establish connection

With the mission, India had aimed of creating history and become the fourth nation - after the United States, Russia and China – to soft land on the moon. It would also have made India the first country to complete a soft landing near the South Pole on its first attempt.

You inspire us: NASA to ISROYou inspire us: NASA to ISRO

The NASA on Saturday took to Twitter to commend ISRO's attempt to land its Chandrayaan-2 mission on the South Pole of the Moon.

Will keep trying connecting Vikram lander for 14 days: ISRO Chief
Will keep trying connecting Vikram lander for 14 days: ISRO Chief

Ensuring that there are still hopes alive to establish a connection with Vikram lander, ISRO chief K Sivan told the national broadcaster that his team will continue to find a connection with the lander for next 14 days.

Chandrayaan 2: PM Narendra Modi hugs emotional K Sivan at ISRO Centre gate
Chandrayaan 2: PM Narendra Modi hugs emotional K Sivan at ISRO Centre gate

PM Narendra Modi was on his way out from the ISRO centre after completing his address when he turned to congratulate K Sivan for all his efforts in the mission. Mr Sivan broke into tears as PM Modi gave him a hug and several pats on the back to ensure he does not get disheartened with the results.

India

Tribute to Ram Jethmalani: His most famous casesTribute to Ram Jethmalani: His most famous cases

Ram Jethmalani came to lime light with famous Nanavati case in 1959 with YV Chandrachud who later became India’s chief justice. Chandrachud and Jethmalani appeared for the prosecution in the case where a Navy Commander Kawas Nanavati had shot his wife’s lover, Prem Ahuja in cold blood.

Ram Jethmalani, veteran lawyer and former union minister, passes awayRam Jethmalani, veteran lawyer and former union minister, passes away

Ram Jethmalani, veteran lawyers and a former union minister, passed away on Sunday morning at his house in Delhi. He was 95-year-old.

Centre vs Delhi: Supreme Courts pulls up Kejriwal on free metro rides offer
Centre vs Delhi: Supreme Courts pulls up Kejriwal on free metro rides offer

The Delhi government had been demanding that the Centre must promise to share the Delhi Metro's losses during the fourth phase of its development in the national capital.

No special facilities for P Chidambaram in Tihar Jail: Officials
No special facilities for P Chidambaram in Tihar Jail: Officials

Tihar jail officials have said that there will be no special facilities for former Union Minister P Chidambaram in the prison except a western toilet, separate cell and some medicines as directed by the court.

World

US-Taliban peace talks cancelled over Kabul bombings: Donald TrumpUS-Taliban peace talks cancelled over Kabul bombings: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Saturday said that a secret summit with the Taliban and Afghanistan's leader has been called off, abruptly slamming the door on a year of diplomacy to end America's longest war.

India fails Pakistan's attempt to raise Kashmir issue at UNICEFIndia fails Pakistan's attempt to raise Kashmir issue at UNICEF

This comes two days after India had failed Pakistan's similar attempt at the South Asian Speakers’ Summit in the Maldives, saying Islamabad should put an end to all state support to terrorism, which is the “biggest threat” to humanity.

Talks with Pakistan over Kartarpur corridor today, India plans to close gaps in pact
Talks with Pakistan over Kartarpur corridor today, India plans to close gaps in pact

India will be holding a meeting with Pakistan officials at Attari border on Thursday to close certain gap over Kartarpur corridor, a report said.

Kashmir Issue: Imran Khan embarrassed again, cannot move ICJ
Kashmir Issue: Imran Khan embarrassed again, cannot move ICJ

In yet another embarrassment for Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, their lawyer Khawar Qureshi at the International Court of Justice admitted that there is no significant evidence to back its claims of genocide in Kashmir.

Education

Rajasthan Class 10th, 12th Supplementary Results 2019 Released at rajeduboard.rajasthan.gov.in; How to checkRajasthan Class 10th, 12th Supplementary Results 2019 Released at rajeduboard.rajasthan.gov.in; How to check

The Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education (RBSE) has announced Rajasthan Class 10th and Class 12th Supplementary Result 2019 on September 9.

CBSE Board Exam 2020: Application process begins for Private Candidates; Here’s how can apply before 30th Sept at cbse.nic.inCBSE Board Exam 2020: Application process begins for Private Candidates; Here’s how can apply before 30th Sept at cbse.nic.in

The Central Board of Secondary Education, (CBSE) has started the online applications for CBSE Board Exam 2020 for private candidates started on August 26, 2019 for Class 10th board and Class 12th students who are planning to appear for the exam as private candidates.

Maharashtra SSC Supplementary Result 2019 to be declared today @mahresult.nic.in; How to check
Maharashtra SSC Supplementary Result 2019 to be declared today @mahresult.nic.in; How to check

Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) to be declared Maharashtra SSC Supplementary Result 2019 today i.e. August 30, 2019. on its official website.

Dr. B R Ambedkar National University starts operations with full capacity
Dr. B R Ambedkar National University starts operations with full capacity

Dr. BR Ambedkar National Law University which was constituted in 2012 by Haryana government and later stalled in bureaucracy, has now started its maiden batch for its 5-year integrated course. This move could be termed as a big leap for Haryana.