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October 21, 2017
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) conducted the successful launch of the interceptor missile Advanced Area Defence (AAD) at 1015 hours on Wednesday from Abdul Kalam Island in Odisha. The endo-atmospheric missile, capable of intercepting incoming targets at an altitude of 15 to 25 kilometres, successfully destroyed the incoming missile. All the mission objectives were successfully met. picture courtesy...
The Revolution has begun on social media against the RSS’ student affiliate Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarti Parishad (ABVP) by Delhi University student Gurmehar Kaur after the Ramjas College violence  intensified into a political controversy on Monday, with political leaders taking positions for and against her. On her part, the student, daughter of Kargil braveheart Captain Mandeep Singh,  knocked the door of...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has cleared a deal for procurement of Medium Range Surface to Air Defence Missile (MR-SAM) system from Israel at a cost of Rs 17,000 crore. A meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved the missile deal, sources said. The system, jointly developed by India’s Defence Research And Development...
The Indian Air Force is all set to wow the Bengaluru crowd. The Aero India show starts tomorrow at Yelahanka Air Base.  On display will be India's indigenous aircraft Tejas. So will be the Swedish Gripen and American F-16. 30 countries are set to participate at the event.  For the first time China as well will take part. These...
India  successfully test-fired its interceptor missile off the Odisha coast, achieving a significant milestone in the direction of developing a two-layered Ballistic Missile Defence system. The interceptor was launched from Abdul Kalam Island (Wheeler Island) of ITR at about 7.45 AM, Yesterday. This mission is termed as PDV mission and is for engaging the targets in the exo-atmosphere region at an...