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India sucessfully test fires long range surface-to-air missile

In a bid to galvanise its air defence capabilities, India today successfully test fired a new, long range surface-to-air missile jointly developed with Israel from a defence base off Odisha coast.

Embraer aircraft deal: Defence Ministry writes to CBI, seeks preliminary inquiry

Embraer aircraft deal: Defence Ministry writes to CBI, seeks preliminary inquiry

The Defence Ministry has written to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and sought preliminary inquiry in the 2008 Embraer aircraft deal.

DRDO chief briefs Parrikar over Embraer deal

DRDO Chief S Christopher on Monday briefed Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on the USD 208-million Embraer Aircraft Deal of 2008 which has come under cloud over allegation of bribery.

Govt seeks info on alleged graft in USD 208-million Embraer jet deal of UPA era

Govt seeks info on alleged graft in USD 208-million Embraer jet deal of UPA era

The company has been under investigation by the US Justice Department since 2010 when a contract with the Dominican Republic raised the Americans' suspicions.

BITS Pilani can collaborate with DRDO: Manohar Parrikar

BITS Pilani can collaborate with DRDO: Manohar Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said the Defence Research and Development Organisation was ready to collaborate with the Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani for research.

No commercial interest in disputed Mussoorie property: Sachin Tendulkar

No commercial interest in disputed Mussoorie property: Sachin Tendulkar

A spokesperson for Tendulkar said he did not have any business relationship with Narang, who owns the property.

Sachin Tendulkar sought Manohar Parrikar's help to rescue 'illegal' Mussoorie resort: Report

Sachin Tendulkar sought Manohar Parrikar's help to rescue 'illegal' Mussoorie resort: Report

The property, allegedly breached a 50-foot, no-construction zone right next to the Institute of Technology Management, forcing DRDO to intervene.

DRDO inks pact with IITs for Centre for Propulsion Technology

DRDO inks pact with IITs for Centre for Propulsion Technology

The initiative is aimed at achieving synergy between DRDO and IIT for channelising research efforts towards developing aerospace technologies.

Why Tejas got delayed by a decade - Parrikar explains

Why Tejas got delayed by a decade - Parrikar explains

The production of the Tejas Light Combat Aircraft was delayed for "eight to 10 years" because of shoddy coordination by the Defence Ministry agencies involved and lack of required support, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday.

President congratulates DRDO for successful test-firing of MRSAM missile

President congratulates DRDO for successful test-firing of MRSAM missile

On Thursday, India test-fired twice a medium-range surface-to-air ballistic missile, off the coast of Odisha.

Boost India's indigenous defence capabilities: President to DRDO

Boost India's indigenous defence capabilities: President to DRDO

President Pranab Mukherjee today congratulated DRDO on the successful test-firings of a medium-range missile and said it should make greater efforts to boost India's indigenous defence capabilities.

India-Israel medium-range missile test-fired twice

India on Thursday successfully test-fired twice a medium-range surface-to-air ballistic missile, developed jointly with Israel, off the coast of Odisha, officials said.

India's newly developed surface-to-air missile 'Barak- 8' successfully test-fired off Odisha coast

India's newly developed surface-to-air missile 'Barak- 8' successfully test-fired off Odisha coast

The newly-developed surface-to-air missile Barak-8 was test-fired from the ITR at Chandipur, about 15 km from Balasore, Odisha.

India's new developed surface-to-air missile likely to be test-launched today

India's new developed surface-to-air missile likely to be test-launched today

The newly developed surface-to-air missile is a product of joint venture between India and Israel.

India likely to test launch new missile today

If weather permits, the missile will be conducted from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur today.

DRDO to start Rs 100 crore research centre at Jadavpur varsity

The Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) is collaborating with Jadavpur University to start a new Rs 100 crore research centre here to develop technologies related to cyber security and robotics for the defence forces.

Manohar Parrikar hold talks with Vietnam Prez, PM, Defence minister

Parrikar also assured the Indian private sector of full support of Ministry of Defence, DRDO and DPSU to realise the aspiration of exports of defence items to friendly nations at competitive price.

Nuke-capable Prithvi-II missile successfully test-fired from Chandipur

Nuke-capable Prithvi-II missile successfully test-fired from Chandipur

Inducted into India's armed forces in 2003, Prithvi II, it is the first missile to be developed by DRDO under India's prestigious IGMDP

India successfully test-fires supersonic interceptor missile

India successfully test-fires supersonic interceptor missile

"The test conducted to validate various parameters of the interceptor in flight mode has been successful," Defence Research Development Organisation sources said.

India's most ambitious K-4 nuclear-capable missile: Why it is important

India's most ambitious K-4 nuclear-capable missile: Why it is important

India recently tested its most ambitious weapon system - a long range submarine-launched ballistic missile, codenamed K-4, which is capable of hitting targets upto 3,500 kilometres away.