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The Nirbhay subsonic cruise missile | Twitter/@defenseworld

Nirbhay missile develops technical snag during test firing, aborted minutes after launch

Nirbhay missile was test-fired by DRDO from an integrated test range in Balasore in Odisha at around 10:30 AM.

India test fires 1st indigenously developed anti-radiation missile Rudram-1

The missile, developed by the DRDO, is likely to be integrated with the Sukhoi fighter jets of the IAF.
Supersonic Missile Assisted Release of Torpedo (SMART) successfully flight tested on Monday from Wheeler Island off the coast of Odisha | ANI | Twitter

The SMART torpedo system and why DRDO is calling it ‘game changer’ in anti-submarine warfare

Defence experts say the SMART torpedo system will change anti-submarine warfare tactics to a large extent, if not completely.
DRDO's Nirbhay missile at the Republic Day parade | Photo: PIB via Wikipedia

DRDO readies for another missile test, this time it’s subsonic ‘Nirbhay’

In the last month, DRDO has carried out several tests of missiles and related technology, amid the Covid-19 pandemic and tensions with China.

India successfully tests ‘game changer’ SMART torpedo system for anti-submarine warfare

The Supersonic Missile Assisted Release of Torpedo (SMART) was tested at 1145 hours from the APJ Abdul Kalam Island, earlier known as Wheeler Island, off the Odisha coast.
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Arjun firing the anti-tank guided missile (ATGM) | DRDO

Not just Arjun, DRDO looking to get indigenous anti-tank missile on Russian T-90 tanks too 

Two successful tests of the ATGM have been conducted on Main Battle Tank (MBT) Arjun over the past fortnight. DRDO is aiming for ATGM user trials by February.
The Brahmos supersonic cruise missile was test fired in Balasore on 30 September

India successfully test fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile

The test-firing of the missile, which has a range of around 400 km, was carried out by the DRDO off the coast of Balasore in Odisha.
The Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle was tested from APJ Abdul Kalam testing range in Odisha’s Balasore | By special arrangement

‘Like lighting a match in cyclone’ — Beauty of India’s hypersonic flight tech is in its engine

DRDO's successful test of a Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle this month is a result of several indigenous tech achievements and know-how obtained over two decades.
The DRDO headquarters in New Delhi

DRDO draws up list of 108 systems to be made in India as govt pushes for Atmanirbhar Bharat

The list, which was submitted to Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, include mini and micro UAVs, missile canisters, marine rocket launcher and satellite navigation receivers.
Doctors wearing protective gear check the temperature of visitors at the entrance of a hospital in Srinagar (Representational Image)| PTI

50 doctors and medical staff contract Covid-19, DRDO steps up work on protective gear

A DRDO lab has devised a special fabric that it says can protect healthcare workers dealing with coronavirus cases from an infection.

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Muslim women walk with their children in Iraq (Representational image) | Commons

Globalisation of revenge

Nobody looks more ridiculous in the whole Iraq situation than the Europeans. A bit of their hypocrisy was on show in New Delhi.
A Reliance Industries Ltd. oil tanker truck.

Reliance Industries posts 15% profit drop as Covid hits oil demand

The company posted a net profit of Rs 9,567 crore in July-September compared with Rs 11,262 crore a year back.


File image of a BrahMos missile

India successfully test fires air-launched version of BrahMos missile from Sukhoi jet

The missile hit a sinking ship in the Bay of Bengal with accuracy, official sources said. It was fired after the Su-30 MKI aircraft travelled for over three hours.
Illustration: Soham Sen/ThePrint

Trump or Biden? Doesn’t matter to India-US ties as they’re in a full, strategic embrace

Pompeo & Esper’s visit to India for the 2+2 talks is proof that old hypocrisies are history, and supreme national interest has again driven a strategic choice.