Pokharan

Field trials of M-777 Ultra Light Howitzer guns begin in Pokharan

Field trials of M-777 Ultra Light Howitzer guns begin in Pokharan

Most of the M777 Ultra-Light Howitzers will be deployed in high-altitude areas in Arunachal Pradesh and Ladakh, bordering China.

Jun 21, 2017, 23:18 PM IST
Spectacular! Watch Indian Army's Exercise Shatrujeet in pictures

Spectacular! Watch Indian Army's Exercise Shatrujeet in pictures

About 30,000 soldiers are participating in exercise Shatrujeet near Pokharan city.

Apr 20, 2016, 13:20 PM IST

DNA: Air Force battle drill 'Iron Fist' in Pokharan

Watch this special segment and get to know Air Force battle exercise 'Iron Fist' in Pokharan.
To know more watch this full video here.

Mar 18, 2016, 23:30 PM IST

10 killed in Rajasthan bus accident

Ten people were killed and 36 injured in Rajasthan Sunday when a bus carrying pilgrims collided head on with a truck, police said.

Aug 31, 2014, 14:29 PM IST

BJP MP opposes Army`s firing range expansion plans in Pokharan

Army`s plan to further expand its field firing range in Pokharan, Jaisalmer is facing opposition from the local BJP MP who claims this would lead to second time displacement of thousands of families from the area, which houses Asia`s largest weapon testing facility.

Jul 20, 2014, 14:02 PM IST

Narasimha Rao was ready to test the nuclear bomb in 1996: Kalam

In 1996, the then Prime Minister of India, PV Narasimha Rao, was all prepared to test the nuclear bomb, but he handed the onus over to his successor, Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Jan 24, 2013, 21:58 PM IST

Kakodkar a liar, says N-scientist Santhanam

Accusing former AEC chief Anil Kakodkar of "ignoring facts" K Santhanam called him "a liar".

Dec 15, 2009, 00:21 AM IST