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Indian Railways to go hi-tech, will soon use drones for crowd management at stations

Indian Railways to go hi-tech, will soon use drones for crowd management at stations

The drones are expected to help officials monitor crowds at stations across the country.

Jan 05, 2018, 18:41 PM IST

Chinese couple held in Varanasi for flying drone, let off

A Chinese couple was held here for flying a drone equipped with a high definition camera during the famous Ganga Aarti but was let off after a probe, police said on Wednesday.

Oct 04, 2017, 11:01 AM IST
Flight operations at Delhi airport briefly halted over drone sighting

Flight operations at Delhi airport briefly halted over drone sighting

The flight operations at the Delhi airport was temporarily halted on Sunday evening.

Aug 20, 2017, 20:48 PM IST
Under drone surveillance, first batch of pilgrims leaves Jammu for Amarnath Yatra

Under drone surveillance, first batch of pilgrims leaves Jammu for Amarnath Yatra

The first batch of 2,280 pilgrims left the Jammu base camp on Wednesday for this year's Amarnath Yatra that commences from June 29.

Jun 28, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

US shoots down drone close to Iraqi-Syrian border

U.S. forces said the drone was fired on after it "displayed hostile intent and advanced on coalition forces", and a Western intelligence source said the so-called UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) was Iranian.
 

Jun 20, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
What if drone delivers a burger in your vehicle as you wait at the traffic signal? - Read story

What if drone delivers a burger in your vehicle as you wait at the traffic signal? - Read story

Using fuzzy logic, researchers at University of Cincinnati are programming drones so that they can make better navigational decisions on the fly that would eventually make drones autonomous.

Feb 25, 2017, 17:33 PM IST

China rejects Donald Trump's claim it stole drone

China on Monday rejected US President-elect Donald Trump`s claim that it had "stolen" an American research drone, as state media said his diplomatic inexperience could spark a confrontation between the two nations.

Dec 19, 2016, 15:21 PM IST
Scientists develop new bird-like drone with feathers

Scientists develop new bird-like drone with feathers

Birds alter the configuration of their wings, when they need to change direction, increase their speed or counter headwinds.

Dec 19, 2016, 00:04 AM IST

India's DRDO successfully tests indigenous combat drone Rustom-II

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Nov 17, 2016, 13:02 PM IST
US man detained for flying drone near Taj Mahal

US man detained for flying drone near Taj Mahal

A US national has been apprehended by police after he allegedly flew a drone near the high-security Taj Mahal.

Nov 12, 2016, 18:27 PM IST
Three arrested for flying drone in no-fly zone in Mumbai

Three arrested for flying drone in no-fly zone in Mumbai

Rahul Rajkumar Jaiswal (24), Rana Subhash Singh (25) and Vidhichand Jaiswal (45) were arrested by Crime Branch unit-11, police said.

Oct 20, 2016, 17:35 PM IST

Mumbai: Three arrested for flying drone in no-fly zone

Use of drones in Mumbai's skies has been banned.

Oct 20, 2016, 00:46 AM IST
Mumbai on alert after IndiGo pilot spots 'drone' near city airport

Mumbai on alert after IndiGo pilot spots 'drone' near city airport

Drones, remote-operated aircraft, paragliders and balloons are banned in Mumbai skies.

Oct 19, 2016, 06:18 AM IST
US drone strike kills 15 civilians in Afghanistan: United Nations

US drone strike kills 15 civilians in Afghanistan: United Nations

At least 15 civilians were killed and another 13 wounded in a US drone strike in eastern Afghanistan, the United Nations said late on Thursday, calling for an independent investigation into the incident.

Sep 30, 2016, 10:37 AM IST

Drone halts traffic at Dubai airport

Around 100 airlines fly to more than 260 destinations from Dubai, which is also home to major carrier Emirates.
 

Sep 28, 2016, 13:40 PM IST

Israeli military denies any of its aircraft shot down in Syria

Israel`s military denied on Tuesday a report on Syrian state media that an Israeli warplane and a drone were shot down after an Israeli attack on a Syrian army position.

Sep 13, 2016, 13:51 PM IST

Drone strikes kill 5 Qaeda suspects in Yemen: Security

Drone strikes killed five Al-Qaeda suspects travelling in cars in provinces of southern and eastern Yemen on Wednesday, security sources said.

Aug 24, 2016, 23:20 PM IST

Army asks police to find if drones being flown in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Amidst concerns that drones are being flown in the strategically-important Andaman and Nicobar Islands, the Army has asked the Union Territory administration to investigate the matter.

Aug 24, 2016, 15:08 PM IST

British police intercept drones flying drugs, cell phones into London prison

Police said they were appealing for witnesses following the recovery of two drones carrying phones and assorted drugs in the vicinity of London`s Pentonville jail from Aug 12-14.

Aug 23, 2016, 01:51 AM IST
Wow! This self-driving robot can deliver food to your door (Watch)

Wow! This self-driving robot can deliver food to your door (Watch)

Recently, Starship Technologies conducted tests of its autonomous delivery robots in the heart of Silicon Valley. 

Jul 26, 2016, 10:59 AM IST