UAV

Drone ban for a month in Hyderabad after threat of attacks

Drone ban for a month in Hyderabad after threat of attacks

Drones can be used in the city only after prior permission from the local police station.

Apr 04, 2018, 09:57 AM IST
India fastest growing market for drones; to touch $886 million by 2021: Report

India fastest growing market for drones; to touch $886 million by 2021: Report

Customer-focused innovation in UAV technology and the rise in demand for UAVs for surveillance, civil, and commercial applications from global markets will drive this growth.

Mar 26, 2018, 17:49 PM IST
Pakistan air force chief gives shoot at sight orders for all foreign drones. Including those of US

Pakistan air force chief gives shoot at sight orders for all foreign drones. Including those of US

The US has been actively operating drones in the tribal regions of the Afghanistan-Pakistan border since 2004. Pakistan sees it as a violation of its territorial integrity.

Dec 08, 2017, 10:36 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
Pakistan UAV violated Indian Air Space, entered 400 metre in Uri Sector on January 01: Reports

Pakistan UAV violated Indian Air Space, entered 400 metre in Uri Sector on January 01: Reports

Pakistan violated Indian air space on January 01 this year when its UAV came around 400 m inside Uri Sector at LoC, as per media reports.

Jan 03, 2017, 19:17 PM IST

Goa district bans drones citing 'security risk'

 The North Goa district administration on Wednesday banned the use of drones by private individuals and entities for 60 days, terming the unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) a "security threat".

Dec 30, 2015, 20:53 PM IST

Inputs suggest use of sub-conventional aerial platforms by terrorists: Govt

There are intelligence inputs which suggest possible use of sub-conventional aerial platforms by terrorists, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Dec 01, 2015, 14:55 PM IST
Separate UAV cadre being planned for Indian Air Force: Report

Separate UAV cadre being planned for Indian Air Force: Report

The Indian Air Force is considering the creation of a separate cadre for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).

Sep 13, 2015, 04:41 AM IST
Bears too care about UFOs!

Bears too care about UFOs!

Much like humans, bears too are bothered by unidentified flying objects (UFOs).

Aug 14, 2015, 14:18 PM IST

Pak troops using UAVs, cameras to spy on India: BSF

Pakistani troops have been using every opportunity to spy on the Indian side using UAVs or cameras along the border, a BSF officer said on Saturday.

Jul 11, 2015, 15:27 PM IST

Operation of unmanned aircraft systems prohibited: Delhi Police

Amid fears that drones could be used to stage a terrorist attack, Delhi Police on Thursday issued a notification saying operation of any unmanned aircraft systems by public is prohibited and anybody violating it will be strictly dealt with.

Jul 02, 2015, 23:14 PM IST
IIT students developing underwater robots

IIT students developing underwater robots

Students at IIT Kharagpur are working on an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (UAV), which is more intelligent than drones and can perform assigned tasks under water like searching for debris of a flight crashed in the sea.

May 11, 2015, 12:13 PM IST
NASA's 10-engine UAV now hovering in the sky

NASA's 10-engine UAV now hovering in the sky

NASA's 10-engine Unmanned Arial Vehicle (UAV), dubbed the Greased Lightning (GL-10), recently achieved a new feat in the skies over Hampton, Virginia.

May 04, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

BSF lodges protest over suspected Pak UAV snooping in west region

A suspected unmanned air vehicle (UAV) has been sighted along the Indo-Pak border in the western region during the recent days following which BSF on Sunday lodged a strong protest with Pakistani Rangers.

Apr 12, 2015, 16:33 PM IST

DNA: US-led air strikes in Syria, Iraq destroy key ISIS targets

ISIS' reaction to the air strikes. DNA test of AAP's promise of providing cheap power supply to Delhiites.

Feb 17, 2015, 00:19 AM IST

Barack Obama and PM Modi discuss bilateral issues over tea at Hyderabad House

Barack Obama and PM Modi held bilateral talks at Hyderabad House and there are speculations that a nuclear deal between the two nations will get the green signal.

Jan 25, 2015, 16:13 PM IST

IIT-Kanpur students develop portable unmanned aerial vehicle

IIT-Kanpur students develop portable unmanned aerial vehicle

Jan 23, 2015, 10:30 AM IST

Delhi Police to use drones for street surveillance

Netra, the light weight UAV fitted with night vision cameras, will be used by Delhi Police to patrol the streets of the national capital.

Dec 14, 2014, 22:18 PM IST

Indian Air Force's UAV crashes near Bhuj, no casualties

A Heron Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) of the Indian Air Force, used for surveillance, crashed on Wednesday on the outskirts of a village near Bhuj town in Gujarat's Kutch district.

Nov 26, 2014, 16:05 PM IST

Laser to strike down drones soon a reality

It`s ben imagined for long by sci-fi novelists and gamers and is now a reality. The US military is developing a laser weapon to shoot down enemy drones or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).

Jun 13, 2014, 19:08 PM IST