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3D printer drones may fly by 2040

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 17:59

BAE Systems have claimed that with the help of futuristic technology like 3D printers they could create small drones by 2040.

Clashes near Tikrit as Iraqi troops strike back

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 21:26

Iraqi forces pressed a campaign Saturday to retake militant-held Tikrit, clashing with Sunni fighters nearby and pounding positions inside the city with air strikes in their biggest counter-offensive so far.

US drones over Baghdad as Iraq battles for Tikrit

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 09:30

The United States confirmed today it was flying armed drones over Baghdad to defend Americans, as Iraqi forces fought for a strategic university and launched air strikes in militant-held Tikrit.

US flying armed drones over Baghdad: Official

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 22:00

The US military is flying "a few" armed drones over Baghdad to defend American troops and diplomats in the Iraqi capital if necessary, a senior US official said Friday.

Intelligent drones to communicate with humans

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 15:03

You may have seen in films flying robots seamlessly communicating and cooperating with humans working in labs on the Earth while negotiating danger zones effortlessly, this may soon be a reality.

US justified drone killings by citing al Qaeda law

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 14:18

The Obama administration justified using drones to kill Americans suspected of terrorism overseas by citing the war against al Qaeda and by saying a surprise attack against an American in a foreign land would not violate the laws of war, according to a previously secret government memorandum.

Laser to strike down drones soon a reality

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 19:08

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).

Drones to power farmers check crop progress

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 13:58

Drones - or unmanned aerial vehicles - would soon help farmers check the progress of their crops and determine where they may need to replant or direct pesticide applications.

UN calls for wider use of surveillance drones

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 03:59

UN peacekeeping missions should deploy more drones and state-of the art technology to become more effective, limit boots on the ground and keep aid workers safer, their chief said on Thursday.

Nature-inspired flying drones near you soon

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 19:37

Drone of the future will not just deliver pizzas or take a dog to a morning walk, they could be as tiny as insects, enter cramped places for rescue operations or fly like birds when searching vast expanses of land.

US to disclose legal justification for drone strikes on Americans

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 06:27

The U.S. government will disclose its legal justification for the use of drones against U.S. citizens suspected of terrorism, a senior Obama administration official said on Tuesday.

Mountain city in Peru sends up drones against crime

Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 07:23

A city in Peru`s Andes is deploying a fleet of drones to crack down on crime, authorities have said.