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DRDO plays key role in realising Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' vision, says Nirmala Sitharaman
India

DRDO plays key role in realising Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' vision, says Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the DRDO has a great role in realising the 'Make in India' vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

India successfully test-fires supersonic surface-to-air missile Akash in Odisha
India

India successfully test-fires supersonic surface-to-air missile Akash in Odisha

India on Tuesday successfully test-fired Akash its supersonic surface-to-air missile with indigenous radio frequency seeker from a test range in Odisha, officials said.

India successfully test fires indigenous subsonic cruise missile Nirbhay off Odisha coast
India

India successfully test fires indigenous subsonic cruise missile Nirbhay off Odisha coast

India on Tuesday test-fired the indigenously-designed and developed long-range subsonic cruise missile Nirbhay from an Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur in Odisha's Balasore

Defence Ministry mulls time-bound security clearance for private firms to promote domestic manufacturing
India

Defence Ministry mulls time-bound security clearance for private firms to promote domestic manufacturing

The defence ministry is mulling on formulating a method under which obtaining security clearance from home ministry, if delayed, will be "deemed to be approved".

Narendra Modi in Tamil Nadu, inaugurates APJ Abdul Kalam memorial in Rameshwaram
India

Narendra Modi in Tamil Nadu, inaugurates APJ Abdul Kalam memorial in Rameshwaram

Narendra Modi will inaugurate APJ Abdul Kalam's memorial in Rameshwaram in Tamil Nadu

Indian Army and DRDO sign pact to develop medium-range surface to air missile
India

Indian Army and DRDO sign pact to develop medium-range surface to air missile

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has signed a pact with the Army for developing a medium-range surface to air missile

BSF comes out with capsicum gel-based teargas for crowd control in Kashmir
India

BSF comes out with capsicum gel-based teargas for crowd control in Kashmir

After trying out PAVA shells, security forces have now turned to capsicum gel-based teargas to quell mobs in the Kashmir valley

DRDO successfully test-fires short-range Quick Reaction Surface to Air missile from Chandipur
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DRDO successfully test-fires short-range Quick Reaction Surface to Air missile from Chandipur

The missile was test-fired from Launch Complex-3 at the Integrated Test Range (ITR) around 11.30 a.m from a truck-mounted canister launcher.

India successfully test-fires quick reaction surface-to-air missile at Odisha's Chandipur test range
India

India successfully test-fires quick reaction surface-to-air missile at Odisha's Chandipur test range

India on Monday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed quick reaction surface-to-air short range missile from a test range along the Odisha coast.

Army chief Bipin Rawat welcomes move to modernise India's armed forces under Strategic Partnership model
India

Army chief Bipin Rawat welcomes move to modernise India's armed forces under Strategic Partnership model

Army chief General Bipin Rawat welcomed the strategic partnership (SP) model rolled out by the government to rope in leading private players for defence production.

Army officer held for alleged rape of Hyderabad woman not connected with DRDO: Defence ministry
India

Army officer held for alleged rape of Hyderabad woman not connected with DRDO: Defence ministry

The Defence ministry said a colonel-rank officer arrested for allegedly raping a 19-year-old woman in Hyderabad was in no way connected with the DRDO.

IIT-Delhi and DRDO are working together to bring better defence technology to the Indian military
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IIT-Delhi and DRDO are working together to bring better defence technology to the Indian military

IIT-D is working with the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) to develop technology for defence purposes.

Narayana Murthy to head Research Centre Imarat as the new Director
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Narayana Murthy to head Research Centre Imarat as the new Director

Top scientist B.H.V.S. Narayana Murthy has been appointed Director, Research Centre Imarat (RCI) of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) here.

Kickbacks in $208-million Embraer deal: What should we expect next?
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Kickbacks in $208-million Embraer deal: What should we expect next?

Concurrent to the breaking news about kickbacks in the $208 million jet deal with Brazilian aircraft maker Embraer, comes media report that Embraer has set aside $200 million to pay for any fines following an investigation by US authorities

DRDO inks pact with IITs for Centre for Propulsion Technology
India

DRDO inks pact with IITs for Centre for Propulsion Technology

The initiative is aimed at achieving synergy between DRDO and Indian Institutes of Technology for channelising the research efforts towards developing products and related critical aerospace technologies, a defence release said.

To counter ISI's ‘humanint’, India should step up surveillance
India

To counter ISI's ‘humanint’, India should step up surveillance

There has been no let up in the subversive activities by Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) on Indian soil. Around the time Prime Minister Narendra Modi was shaking hands with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of Paris summit on climate change, the Crime Branch of the Delhi Police busted an ISI spy ring which was actively engaged in garnering intelligence through a wide and robust network of spies targeting Indian military locations.

India successfully test fires nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile
India

India successfully test fires nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile

India on Thursday successfully test fired its indigenously developed surface-to-surface nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile.

J Manjula appointed DRDO's first woman Director General
India

J Manjula appointed DRDO's first woman Director General

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has got its first woman Director General with the appointment of J Manjula as Director General, Electronics & Communication Systems cluster.

India successfully tests nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile in Odisha
India

India successfully tests nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile in Odisha

India successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Prithvi-II surface-to-surface missile from a military base in Odisha, a senior official said.

Sacking not a good word to hear after 42 years of service: Former DRDO chief
India

Sacking not a good word to hear after 42 years of service: Former DRDO chief

Former DRDO chief Avinash Chander, whose tenure was abruptly curtailed, feels that the matter could have been handled better by the government.