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Debris from India's anti-satellite test is still zipping about in orbit, and now we might know why
India

Debris from India's anti-satellite test is still zipping about in orbit, and now we might know why

Moving forward, India plans to set up a telescopes & radars to track debris in space.

Nuclear-capable Agni-5 successfully test fired: Wide range, 1,000-kg payload of missile will boost India's defence capability
India

Nuclear-capable Agni-5 successfully test fired: Wide range, 1,000-kg payload of missile will boost India's defence capability

The 1,000-kg payload of Agni-5 – which is what it is designed to carry on its nose – means that it is capable of a wide range of warheads.

Agni-V to be inducted soon; intercontinental ballistic missile has a range of 5,000 km, can reach China
India

Agni-V to be inducted soon; intercontinental ballistic missile has a range of 5,000 km, can reach China

India's first batch of intercontinental ballistic missile system - Agni-V is in the process of induction. The weapon has a strike range of 5000 km and capable of carrying nuclear warhead.

India successfully test-fires nuclear capable surface-to-surface ballistic missile Agni-V in Odisha
News & Analysis

India successfully test-fires nuclear capable surface-to-surface ballistic missile Agni-V in Odisha

This was the sixth trial of the state-of-the-art Agni-5. The missile was last tested on 18 January.

Pakistan acquires advanced missile tracking system: China has long history of arming Islamabad to counter India
India

Pakistan acquires advanced missile tracking system: China has long history of arming Islamabad to counter India

China's move to arm Pakistan with advanced missile tracking system fortifies their strategic relationship while effectively countering India's rise in Asia.

India successfully test-fires nuclear capable ballistic missile Prithvi-II off Odisha coast
India

India successfully test-fires nuclear capable ballistic missile Prithvi-II off Odisha coast

India on Wednesday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile as part of a user trial by the Indian Army.

India test-fires Agni-V: China is irked by New Delhi's strategic deterrence against potential mischief by Beijing
India

India test-fires Agni-V: China is irked by New Delhi's strategic deterrence against potential mischief by Beijing

India successfully test-fired its nuclear capable Agni-V Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) from the Abdul Kalam island, off the coast of Odisha.

India adds 10 more nuclear warheads to its arsenal, develops tech for strike-back: SIPRI report
India

India adds 10 more nuclear warheads to its arsenal, develops tech for strike-back: SIPRI report

Though not a leader in terms of total number of nuclear warheads in its arsenal, falling behind its neighbours Pakistan and China, India has managed to increase its arsenal of nuclear weapons to an estimated 130 while continuously upgrading technology for a strike back

Agni trials: By threatening India over test-firing of ICBMs, China has revealed its insecurity
World

Agni trials: By threatening India over test-firing of ICBMs, China has revealed its insecurity

India's test-firing of DRDO-developed long-range weaponry that may carry nuclear weaponry deep into Chinese territory seems to have touched a raw nerve that prompted Beijing to launch an open threat and use the one card that it prefers to hide beneath its sleeves — Pakistan.

Chinese media alleges India's Agni missile tests violated UN limits
India

Chinese media alleges India's Agni missile tests violated UN limits

India has "broken" UN limits on nuclear arms and long-range missiles and Pakistan should also be accorded the same "privilege", state-run Chinese media said on Thursday as it criticised New Delhi for carrying out Agni-IV and V missile tests whose range covers the Chinese mainland.

India successfully test fires indigenously developed nuclear capable Agni-V ballistic missile
News & Analysis

India successfully test fires indigenously developed nuclear capable Agni-V ballistic missile

India on Monday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed intercontinental surface-to-surface nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-V from the Abdul Kalam Island off the Odisha coast.

Agni-V: India conducts successful missile test, President Pranab Mukherjee congratulates
India

Agni-V: India conducts successful missile test, President Pranab Mukherjee congratulates

India on Monday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed intercontinental surface-to-surface nuclear capable ballistic missile Agni-V from the Abdul Kalam Island off the Odisha coast in Balasore district.

Agni-V: India's first indigenously built ballistic missile to be tested today
India

Agni-V: India's first indigenously built ballistic missile to be tested today

India is set to test its indigenously developed intercontinental surface-to-surface nuclear capable ballistic missile 'Agni-V' from the Wheeler Island off Odisha coast on Friday.

India set to test-launch Agni-V ballistic missile capable of reaching northern parts of China
India

India set to test-launch Agni-V ballistic missile capable of reaching northern parts of China

India is preparing to test-launch its Agni-V inter-continental ballistic missile (ICBM). Agni's earlier versions, which have been inducted in the armed forces, can reach anywhere in Pakistan and parts of western China. Agni-V, according to reports, has the capacity to fire up to the distance of Beijing.

India's ICBM Agni-V stuck due to technical snag with its battery: DRDO chief
India

India's ICBM Agni-V stuck due to technical snag with its battery: DRDO chief

India's ICBM Agni-V, which can reach targets as far as Beijing, has been stuck due to a technical snag, said the DRDO chief.

PM lauds scientists for successful test-firing of Agni-V on Twitter
India

PM lauds scientists for successful test-firing of Agni-V on Twitter

Narendra Modi on Saturday hailed scientists for the successful test-firing of 'Agni V' and said the missile is a prized asset for the country's forces.

Canister-based Agni-V likely to be test fired on 31 January
India

Canister-based Agni-V likely to be test fired on 31 January

The first canister-based trial of the 5,000 km-plus nuclear capable Agni-V long range ballistic missile is likely to take place on 31 January.

Agni-V launch: China cautious, says neighbours must work on peace
World

Agni-V launch: China cautious, says neighbours must work on peace

Reacting cautiously to India's second launch of ballistic missile Agni-V that has a strike range of over 5,000 km, China today said both sides should make concerted efforts to enhance political trust and asked media to play a more conducive role to improve bilateral ties.

'Agni-V': India test fires nuclear-capable missile for second time
Tech

'Agni-V': India test fires nuclear-capable missile for second time

India conducted a second test flight of its indigenously developed nuclear-capable 'Agni-V' long-range ballistic missile, which has a strike range of more than 5000 km, from the Wheeler Island off Odisha coast.

'Agni-V': India test fires nuclear-capable missile for second time
News & Analysis

'Agni-V': India test fires nuclear-capable missile for second time

India conducted a second test flight of its indigenously developed nuclear-capable 'Agni-V' long-range ballistic missile, which has a strike range of more than 5000 km, from the Wheeler Island off Odisha coast.