Decade since `Lakshya` released, Farhan Akhtar nostalgic

Remembering ‘Lakshya’, which released a decade ago on this day, filmmaker Farhan Akhtar Wednesday thanked his crew for keeping the film`s "memory and message" alive.

Indigenously developed surface-to-air missile Akash test-fired

India on Monday test-fired the indigenously developed surface-to-air missile `Akash` from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur-on-sea, about 15 km from here.

I am very good in finals: Rahi Sarnobat

Young markswoman Rahi Sarnobat, who created history recently in South Korea by becoming the first male or female pistol shooter from India to win a gold medal in an ISSF World Cup, said on Thursday that she generally does well in finals and rapid fire was her pet event.

Astra missile test-fired on second consecutive day

After perfect developmental trial of "Astra", India test-fired its indigenously developed beyond visual range (BVR) air-to-air missile from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur, 15 km from here.

`Lakshya` successfully test flown

Indigenously developed micro-light and pilot-less target aircraft ‘Lakshya-1’ was successfully test flown from the Integrated Test Range at
Chandipur near here today.

Shooting ‘Lakshya’ in Ladakh changed me: Farhan Akhtar

Filmmaker Farhan Akhtar has traveled places for his films. Be it Goa for ‘Dil Chahta Hai’, Ladakh for ‘Lakshya’ or Spain for ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara.’ However, it was his experience in Ladakh that changed him as a person, he says.

Second successful test-flight of Lakshya-II

Two days after a
successful trial, the advanced version of pilotless target
aircraft (PTA) Lakshya-II was again successfully flight-
tested at the Integrated Test Range (ITR) near here today.