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Gujarat Cargo of Karachi-bound ship detained, being inspected

Government sources have revealed that a team of intelligence agencies, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) scientists and customs officials are inspecting suspected equipment on a Karachi-bound merchant vessel that has been found on Gujarat's Kandla port. Customs sources, about the nature of the cargo and reasons for unloading, claimed the Karachi-bound ship bearing Hong Kong flag was detained after some suspicious cargo was found on board.

Feb 19, 2020, 08:36 AM IST

Indian Navy to get first tranche of indigenously-built anti-submarine torpedo Varunastra soon

 The heavyweight torpedo Varunastra is a ship-launched, electrically-propelled underwater weapon equipped with one of the most advanced automatic and remote-controlled guidance systems. 

Jan 09, 2020, 20:39 PM IST

PM Modi launches 5 DRDO Young Scientists Laboratories in Bengaluru

At the event, the Prime Minister unveiled a plaque and also addressed the scientists.

Jan 02, 2020, 23:35 PM IST

DRDO successfully test-fires QRSA missiles against live aerial targets

Two missiles, developed by DRDO, were tested against two live targets meeting complete mission objectives of engaging the targets.

Dec 23, 2019, 16:33 PM IST

India successfully test-fires upgraded version of Pinaka guided rocket system

Developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Pinaka is an Artillery Missile System capable of striking into enemy territory up to a range of 75 kms with high precision.

Dec 19, 2019, 17:35 PM IST

Indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile successfully test-fired

Prithvi-II missile has been developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and it was inducted in armed forces in 2003. 

Nov 20, 2019, 23:13 PM IST

India to test-fire 3,500 km range K-4 Shaurya submarine-launched nuclear missile on Friday

India will test-fire the 3,500 kilometre range K-4 Shaurya submarine-launched ballistic missile on Friday (November 8, 2019) as part of the development and strengthening process of its nuclear strike capability. The K-4 Shaurya missile, which will be nuclear-tipped and arm Indian Navy's submarines, will be test-fired from an underwater platform off the Vishakhapatnam coast in Andhra Pradesh.

Nov 07, 2019, 13:08 PM IST

Deshhit: Gen. Bipin Rawat said, ''Weapons developed by DRDO are sufficient for Pakistan''

Watch in Deshhit: Indian Army General Bipin Rawat stated that weapons developed by DRDO are sufficient for Pakistan. Watch this video to know more.

Oct 16, 2019, 21:48 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 16th October 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Oct 16, 2019, 17:14 PM IST

DRDO must make indigenous fifth generation fighter project happen: IAF Chief RKS Bhadauria

The IAF chief highlighted successful DRDO projects like the LCA Tejas plane and the INDRA radar. He also termed the indigenous Airborne Early Warning and Control aircraft developed by DRDO as another major success for the service.

Oct 15, 2019, 19:29 PM IST

Either you're better than your enemies or you're not there at all, says NSA Ajit Doval at DRDO meet

Doval also went on to give many tips on how one can surpass their adversaries in the modern world , he said technology & money are two things which will influence geopolitics.

Oct 15, 2019, 18:38 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 15th October 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Oct 15, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

India will fight and win the next war with home-grown weapon systems, says Army Chief General Bipin Rawat at DRDO event

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Tuesday said that the DRDO should keep 'future warfare' in mind while developing weapons and other systems.

Oct 15, 2019, 15:41 PM IST

DRDO successfully test-fires land attack version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile

In June 2019, the DRDO had test-fired 450-km range BrahMos, which is equipped with an upgraded guidance system and a Russian-designed seeker which give the missile greater accuracy. 

Sep 30, 2019, 11:16 AM IST

IAF Sukhoi Su-30MKI hits aerial target 90 km away with Astra Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile

While IAF's Su-30MKI is capable of firing the indigenously developed Astra missile, the other combat aircraft in the force's arsenal like the Mirage-2000, Mikoyan Gurevich MiG-29 and Light Combat Aircraft CA Tejas will also be modified to carry the missile.

Sep 18, 2019, 17:52 PM IST

IAF Sukhoi Su-30MKI successfully test-fires Astra BVR Air-to-Air missile developed by DRDO

The missile was test-fired from a Sukhoi Su-30MKI combat aircraft of the Indian Air Force that took off from an airbase in West Bengal. The Astra missiles are equipped with mid-course inertial guidance and terminal active radar homing. They are capable of targeting the enemy aircraft or missiles at short-range (20 km) as well as at BVR (over 70 km).

Sep 17, 2019, 14:49 PM IST

DRDO's unmanned aircraft Rustom 2 crashes in Karnataka's Chitradurga

Rustom-II is a Medium-Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) unmanned aerial vehicle, developed to carry out surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) roles for the armed forces with an endurance of 24 hours.

Sep 17, 2019, 09:24 AM IST

DRDO successfully test-fires indigenous anti-tank missile for Army

In a major boost to the indigenous missile development programme, India on Wednesday successfully test-fired the Man Portable Anti Tank Guided Missile (MP-ATGM) from a firing range in Andhra Pradesh's Kurnool. Watch this video to know more.

Sep 16, 2019, 07:14 AM IST

Indian Army's T-72, T-90 tanks to get indigenous Armour Piercing Fin Stabilised Discarding-Sabot ammunition

There are 2011 T-90 tanks with the Indian Army while the T-72s number 2414. Indian Army is already in the process of buying 464 T-90MS Main Battle Tanks to arm 10 armoured regiments from Russia for almost Rs 13,448 crore

Sep 13, 2019, 20:17 PM IST

India successfully test fires Man Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile system

India successfully test fires Man Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile system..To know more watch the video

Sep 11, 2019, 21:12 PM IST