India should stay ahead of world in technology: PM

Calling technology a "key driving force", Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday said India needs to stay ahead in this sphere to become a world leader.

India can export fighter planes, missiles: DRDO chief

DRDO has said India can sell combat aircraft and missiles whose production cost would be "much lower" than some of the weapons sold by countries such as China.

A sewage treatment plant to help manage water efficiently

With the larger goal of fighting the challenging battle of sanitation and water management in India, a new environment friendly sewage treatment plant (STP) has been set up in Delhi`s Timarpur area as a pilot project.

Promotion fundamental right for eligible candidate: SC

The Supreme Court has said that an eligible candidate has fundamental right to be considered for promotion against the available vacancy and promoted if adjudged suitable.

AK Antony asks DRDO to complete projects in time

With DRDO facing "bitter criticism" over delays in major projects like LCA and Arjun tank, Defence Minister AK Antony on Wednesday asked the research agency to complete its programmes within the prescribed time-limit.

Prithvi-II missile test-fired for second time in two days

For the second time in two days, India successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable surface-to-surface Prithvi-II missile from a test range at Chandipur in Odisha.

`Agni-V missile test won`t change Asian security dynamics`

The successful Agni-V missile launch, that can reach as far as Beijing, is unlikely to change the security dynamics in Asia, some American experts feel.

Green panel halts DRDO project at Chitradurga in Karnataka

DRDO`s project for setting up an Aeronautical Testing range at Chitradurga in Karnataka has been halted by the National Green Tribunal.

Fire at DRDO complex, no loss of life reported

A fire broke out in an underground magazine store of the DRDO at Chandipur, about 15 km from here this morning, triggering a string of explosions.

DRDO computers `hacked`

The computers of highly-sensitive Defence Research and Development Organisation have reportedly been hacked.

Antony reviews DRDO functioning

The CAG pulled up the DRDO for "deficiencies" and "procedural irregularities" in taking up projects.

DRDO to set up Missile Test Range in Andhra Pradesh

The Defence Research and Development Organisation is planning to set up a long range missile testing centre at coastal Machilipatnam in Andhra Pradesh, a top official said.

India test-fires N-capable Dhanush ballistic missile

India tested its nuclear-capable ballistic missile Dhanush from a naval ship in the Bay of Bengal in Odisha.

N-capable Prithvi-II missile tested successfully

India successfully test-fired its indigenously developed, nuclear-capable ballistic missile Prithvi-II from a test range in Odisha.

Human waste to light up bio-toilets

Methane gas generated from human waste could be used to light up bio-toilets developed by scientists of the Defence Research and Development Organisation.