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".

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.

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).

Bears too care about UFOs!

Bears too care about UFOs!

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

IIT-Kanpur students develop portable unmanned aerial vehicle

IIT-Kanpur students develop portable unmanned aerial vehicle

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.

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.

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).

US adds UAV to search Nigerian girls

The US Defence Department`s addition of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and 80 Air Force troops to US efforts supporting Nigeria`s search for over 200 kidnapped girls has turned the mission into an air operation, a Pentagon spokesman said Thursday.

Security forces in Bihar using unmanned aerial vehicles to combat Maoists

In order to combat Naxals, security forces in Bihar have started using UAVs so that security of those who are in field operations is not compromised.

DRDO developing UAVs to track down Maoists

DRDO on Friday said it is developing UAVs for use by CRPF to track down Left-wing extremists in thick forest areas of Naxal-hit states including Chattisgarh and Jharkhand.

Govt clears proposal for buying 15 Israeli-made UAVs

To boost surveillance capabilities along China and Pakistan border, government has cleared the procurement of around 15 unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) from Israel at a cost of around Rs 1,200 crore.

China gaining bigger global market share in military drones

China is gaining a bigger share in the international military drone market, according to a senior executive in a state-owned aviation company.