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DRDO, Navy successfully test VL-SRSAM

Sea skimming is the technique where anti-ship missiles and some fighter jets fly as close as possible to the sea surface

24 Aug 2022 9:41 AM

Defence ministry inks contract worth Rs 2,971 Cr with BDL to procure Astra missiles

Astra MK-I BVR AAM has been indigenously designed and developed by the DRDO based on the requirements issued by the IAF

01 Jun 2022 1:18 AM

BDR Pharma inks license agreement with DRDO to produce Covid drug 2-DG

Last month, the DCGI had approved the oral medication for emergency usage

26 Jul 2021 1:05 PM

Nirbhay missile fails during trial

India developed a supersonic cruise missile Brahmos in association with Russia

13 Oct 2020 12:15 PM

IAF hospital in Bengaluru to carry out Covid19 tests

Defence organisations DRDO, OFB make sanitizers for corona combat

27 Mar 2020 1:51 AM


Australian PM 'inclined' to cancel India visit amid bushfire crisis

Wildfires have wreaked havoc in parts of Australia for months.

03 Jan 2020 8:06 PM

Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos successfully test-fired from Odisha's Chandipur

The first extended version of the missile with a strike range of 450 km was successfully tested on March 11, 2017, Defence sources said.

17 Dec 2019 1:42 PM

Israel firm apologises to DRDO for missile jibe

India had shelved plans to buy ATGM from private firm in favour of indigenous development by the DRDO.

01 Dec 2019 6:21 AM

Army chief General Rawat witnesses Spike anti-tank guided missiles in action

2 rounds of these 'fire and forget' missiles were tested in front of the Army Chief and they successfully hit their targets.

28 Nov 2019 4:47 PM

With giant strides in self-reliance, DRDO set to galvanise the forces

The interceptor, a Prithvi Defence Vehicle (PDV) Mark-II, had a hit-to-kill capable kinetic kill vehicle.

13 Nov 2019 1:40 AM


Next war will be fought with indigenised weapons, we will win it: Army chief

Chief said that Defence industry is budding industry and time has now come to look at development of systems for future warfare.

15 Oct 2019 11:56 AM

Unemployed, already married Delhi man poses as scientist to marry PhD student

After finding out about the alleged fraud, she approached the police and got a complaint registered.

06 Oct 2019 11:53 AM

DRDO testfires land-attack version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile

The BrahMos missile test fired today has been fitted with increased indigenous equipment and is a version used by the Indian Army.

30 Sep 2019 2:25 PM

It was ‘textbook landing’: Sources on naval LCA Tejas DRDO testing

The first naval prototype of Naval LCA made 'successful landing' on a 90-metre stretch after being flown by a pilot for about 40 min.

14 Sep 2019 8:26 AM

India can set up factory on moon, get Helium-3 to Earth: Ex-DRDO scientist

Former DRDO scientist said India's base on moon will 'become hub for future launches' for missions to other planets in solar system.

09 Sep 2019 8:43 AM


Goa to become open defecation free by August 31: Pramod Sawant

'We will set up 538 twin toilets in different wards to make the state open defecation free,' the Chief Minister said.

01 Aug 2019 2:07 PM

In a first, women cops and CRPF to get customised full body protectors

The idea for a gender-specific gear was put forth at the National conference for women in police.

20 Jul 2019 11:36 AM

Chandrayaan-2 launch called off at right time: Former DRDO scientist

ISRO's Public Relations Officer (PRO) Guruprasad said the revised launch date will be announced later.

15 Jul 2019 11:30 AM

India test fires 3 tank-buster nag missiles, all hit their targets

The Army and DRDO are supposed to carry out more tests of the missiles on Monday also to further validate the missile's capabilities.

08 Jul 2019 4:02 PM

Bhot jolokia-based grenades now in Assam police armoury

Security sources however clarified that chilli grenades are effectively used by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir to control unruly crowd.

28 Jun 2019 1:50 AM