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North Korea fires more suspected missiles, flouts new sanctions

The launches come at a delicate time in the region, with North Korea's sole major ally China set to host the Winter Olympics next month

17 Jan 2022 10:38 AM

N Korea says hypersonic missile tested to modernise weaponry

Wednesday's test indicates that the country will press ahead with plans to build powerful, sophisticated missiles

06 Jan 2022 11:02 AM

North Korea fires suspected ballistic missile into sea

The latest launch came after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un vowed to further bolster his military capability

05 Jan 2022 11:20 AM

India tests quasi-ballistic surface-to-surface missile

A quasi-ballistic missile is one that will not follow the typical ballistic missile trajectory and is manoeuvrable during flight

23 Dec 2021 7:24 AM

Rajnath: India must develop Hypersonic Cruise Missiles

The defence minister said countries that have done defence innovation are the ones who have bested their enemies and left a mark on history

15 Dec 2021 1:10 AM


India successfully launches surface-to-surface ballistic missile Agni-5

The missile is capable of striking targets at ranges up to 5,000 kilometres with a very high degree of accuracy

28 Oct 2021 11:52 AM

China tests latest submarine-launched ballistic missile: Report

The SLBM might have a range of up to 14,000 kms and be equipped with 10 independent guided nuclear warheads.

28 Jun 2019 10:54 PM

Russia urges India to join multilateral mechanism to stop arms race in outer space

Russia said that for its part, it intends to continue to make all necessary efforts to prevent an arms race in outer space.

29 Mar 2019 12:59 PM

China successfully tests Russia's S-400 missile air defence system

It was the first time People's Liberation Army tested the system since it received the last shipments of the weaponry from Russia in July.

27 Dec 2018 11:02 AM

Nuclear capable ballistic missile test-fired

The 4,000-km range missile is equipped with state of the art Avionics, fifth generation onboard computer and distributed architecture.

24 Dec 2018 2:26 AM


US curbs target N-experts to check North Korea missiles

North Korea declared the UN steps to be an act of war and tantamount to a complete economic blockade.

28 Dec 2017 1:50 AM

US strongly condemns attempted ballistic missile attack over Riyadh

Houthi rebels seized the Yemeni capital Sana’a from the globally-recognised government in 2014.

20 Dec 2017 1:27 PM

Missile test raises flight safety concerns

Crew of 2 aircraft saw a flash, believed to be North Korea’s ballistic missile.

07 Dec 2017 3:19 AM

US masses stealth jets in South Korea

Aircraft taking part will be flown from eight US and South Korean military installations.

05 Dec 2017 6:53 AM

US, China hold quiet security talks amid N Korea tensions

Officials insisted the dialogue wasn't centred on North Korea or anything else in particular.

01 Dec 2017 6:59 AM


Will take care, says Donald Trump on North Korea missile

The US President has threatened North Korea with “fire and fury” if it continues to work toward an ICBM capable of carrying a nuclear payload.

30 Nov 2017 5:58 AM

North Korea to make important announcement at 0330 GMT

The nuclear-armed North test-fired Wednesday morning a missile that could bring the entire continental United States within range.

29 Nov 2017 2:33 PM

North Korea readies missile launch ahead of US-South Korea drill: report

The US and South Korean military officials suspect the North might be preparing to launch missiles capable of reaching the US territory.

14 Oct 2017 1:16 PM

In US, Swaraj seeks probe into nuclear links between Pak, North Korea

Swaraj met US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and her Japanese counterpart Taro Kono on Monday on the sidelines of ongoing UNGA session.

19 Sep 2017 10:36 AM

Days after N Korea missile fire, Trump says 'talking not the answer'; Mattis disagrees

Trump’s comment, a day after Pyongyang fired a ballistic missile over Japan that drew UN and other international condemnation.

31 Aug 2017 9:40 AM