The Vikram lander of Chandrayaan 2, or Moon Chariot 2, was due to land in the lunar South Pole region, a region the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) says is "completely unexplored".
The craft launched a repeat of the docking manoeuvres after the failure of the first attempt, which had been scheduled for 0530 GMT, the agencies said.
NASA hasn't developed space suits since 1977. To make it to the moon by 2024, they need to get a move on.
The spacecraft on desolate asteroid Ryugu, some 300 million km from Earth, is on a mission of collecting samples in hopes of finding clues to the origin of the solar system.
The occupied Palestinian territories continue to be one of the most dangerous places for journalists to operate thanks to Israel’s steadfast aggression against the media.
The world's most expensive space project celebrates its 20th anniversary on Tuesday.
US astronaut Nick Hague and Russian cosmonaut Alexei Ovchinin were heading to the International Space Station when they had to make an emergency landing due to failure of the booster rockets.
The James Webb telescope is named after NASA's second administrator, in office from 1961 to 1968. It will be launched aboard an Ariane-5 rocket from French Guiana.
Indian officials say images collected by the satellites will be used to track military activities in neighbouring countries Pakistan, China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Nepal.
Astronomers have discovered the planets orbiting the same star some 40 light-years away.
Scientists have long dreamt of traveling through space without bulky rockets. Now NASA says that the EmDrive, a new propulsion system, might allow spaceships to travel without burning fuel, challenging centuries-old laws of physics.
Astronauts from various countries will spend six months in the earth's orbit, but they plan to do it in gastronomic style.
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