Narendra Modi speaks with ISRO scientists at the ISRO headquarters in Bengaluru on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
India lost contact with its unmanned spacecraft just before it was due to land on the Moon on Saturday, in a blow to the country’s ambitious low-cost lunar programme.
Vyommitra can recognise humans and answer questions as well as carry out some experiments and can also converse with astronauts.
A technical fault occurred in the third and final ignition stage shortly after the rocket was launched from the space centre in Sriharikota in southern India, the country's space agency said.
India is looking to take a giant leap in its space programme and solidify its place among the world's spacefaring nations with its second unmanned mission to the moon, this one aimed at landing a rover near the unexplored south pole.
Local media said that during the daily work at the port of Aqaba on Monday, a tanker filled with a toxic gaseous substance fell during its transportation, which led to an explosion and gas leak at the site.
Adam said he began his journey on foot from Britain 10 months and 26 days ago, passing through 9 countries, to reach Makkah to perform Hajj this year.
During their maiden visit to the library, the children presented a painting of the new building. It was created by 30 children from Senses alongside artist Snehita Gehlot and took 4 days to complete.