It came just one week after it delayed the scheduled blast-off due to technical issues.
Tibetans in India celebrated the 84th birthday of their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama on Saturday (July 6).
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi joined thousands of people bending, twisting and posing Friday in Ranchi to celebrate International Yoga Day.
International Yoga Day was declared by the UN after adopting a measure proposed by Modi in 2014.
India is facing one of the worst water crises in the country's history- but that hasn't stopped Prime Minister Narendra Modi from promising water infrastructure to all of India by 2024.
Svabhu Kohli's illustrations of flora and fauna offer a dreamy glimpse into the artist's love of nature.
India's Modi stuns opposition with huge election win
Tight security as Indians vote in final phase of mammoth election
An elephant calf was rescued from a lake by forest authorities on Friday (May 10), after becoming separated from its mother in India's northeastern Kamrup district.
Tropical cyclone Fani, the strongest recorded in the last five years, has made landfall in India.
A tropical cyclone has made landfall in eastern India today. A massive operation to evacuate more than a million people to safety from low-lying areas in Orissa state had been put in place. According to the authorities, cyclone shelters are being set up and major ports are being shut down.
Thousands of people from all over the world on Thursday smeared each other with colours during the Indian festival of Holi.
Tourists in Indian mountain village of Gya in Kashmir state can now enjoy hot drinks and eat traditional noodles inside an ice sculpture resembling Buddhist meditation place.
Crowds gathered in the Indian hill town of Dharamsala on Sunday to mark 60 years since the failed Tibetan uprising that drove the Dalai Lama into exile.
Two lawmakers from India's ruling party were set to be disciplined on Thursday (March 7) after a fight using a shoe as a weapon went viral on social media.
"The people of India and Pakistan want peace, not war" - with this slogan, hundreds of people formed a human chain in India.
India's navy, airforce and army on Thursday accused Pakistan of committing "violations" across the Kashmir line of control and said it is ready to intercept with a "swift, strong response when needed".
India said its warplanes struck a militant training camp inside Pakistan on Tuesday, raising tensions between the neighbouring countries.
At least 150 people have died from drinking toxic illegal alcohol in Assam in northeast India.
Delhi hotel fire kills at least 17, spurs safety concerns
A group of artists have come together in New Delhi to reproduce famous monuments of the world using waste.
A group of seven artists have come together to create replicas of a set of monuments known as the "Seven Wonders of the World" using scrap metal in New Delhi.
Laxmi Narayan Tripathi, an Indian transgender activist and a former reality TV star, is busy blessing a constant stream of pilgrims at India's Kumbh Mela, a huge religious festival at the confluence of the holy Ganges and Yamuna rivers.
Ash-smeared and Naga Sadhus or Hindu holy men, wearing just rosary beads and garlands, smoking wooden chillums (cigars), were a huge draw at this week's Kumbh Mela in India, the world's largest religious festival.
For decades Laxmi Narayan Tripathi has fought India's conservative laws and beliefs to bring the transgender community equal with the rest of society, and now she has notched up a new milestone.
Hindus meet for the largest-ever human gathering: the Kumbh Mela.