Laser-guided ATGM successfully test-fired, Rajnath Singh says India proud of DRDO
Wednesday, 23 September 2020 The missile has been developed by Armament Research & Development Establishment (ARDE) Pune in association with High Energy Materials Research Laboratory (HEMRL) Pune, and Instruments Research & Development Establishment (IRDE) Dehradun.
Pune city police recovered two sand boa snakes and one person is arrested in the matter. The accused is arrested from Katraj-Kondhwa road area in Pune. A case is registered and further investigation is underway.
Pune Rural Police arrested 4 people for stealing 58 bags of onions. It was stolen from a farmer on October 21which was worth around Rs 2.35 lakhs. Accused had broken the lock of barracks where onions were kept. Otur Police said, "49 bags worth Rs 2 lakhs recovered while rest of the bags were sold."
One of the highlights of the latest edition of the India-US 2+2 dialogue was the signing of the Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement. The pact, signed during the visit of US Secretaries of State and Defence - Mike Pompeo and Mark Esper - to meet their Indian counterparts - Subrahmanyam Jaishankar and Rajnath Singh - in Delhi, will provide Indian forces sensitive data from American military satellites. This is being pegged as a major boost for India amid the stand-off with China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh. Air Marshal Dhiraj Kukreja (retd) and former Foreign Secretary Kanwal Sibal help decode the significance of this agreement in a conversation with Hindustan Times' Aditi Prasad. Watch the full video for more.
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India successfully tested fired the indigenously made laser-guided anti-tank guided missile in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar. It was the second such successful test firing of the missile, having a range of upto 5 km, in the last 10 days, they said. The weapon was test fired from an MBT Arjun Tank at KK Ranges in Armoured Corps Centre and School (ACC&S) in Ahmednagar. Pune-based Armament Research and Development Establishment (ARDE) developed the ATGM in association with High Energy Materials Research Laboratory and Instruments Research and Development Establishment (IRDE). Watch the full video for all the details.
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India successfully carried out the final trial of the Nag anti-tank guided missile at the Pokhran field firing ranges in Rajasthan. The Missile system is now ready for induction into the Indian Army. As per officials, the missile system will be inducted at locations such as the east Ladakh sector. Develpoed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the Nag Missile system fired from a Nag Missile Carrier (NAMICA) can take our targets at ranges of 4 to 7 kilometres and is fitted with an advanced seeker to home on to its target. It has top attack capabilities that can effectively engage and destroy all known enemy tanks during day and night. Watch the full video for more.
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Indian Navy successfully test fired BrahMos supersonic cruise missile on October 18. It was fired from Indian Navy's indigenously-built stealth destroyer INS Chennai. The missile hit the target successfully with pin-point accuracy in the Arabian Sea. “BrahMos as ‘prime strike weapon’ will ensure the warship’s invincibility by engaging naval surface targets at long ranges, thus making the destroyer another lethal platform of Indian Navy," the defence ministry said in a statement. The Indian Air Force congratulated DRDO on the successful test firing of the supersonic cruise missile. Watch the full video for more details.
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Anand Van, an urban forest, has been developed in Jhajhra Forest Range Complex to introduce visitors to the state's rich flora and fauna through replicas and detailed information about them. Without disturbing the nature, this forest has been developed by using natural resources. 'Anand Van' has been developed as Nature Education Center. It will be open for public from the first day of Navaratri this year.
The state secretariat in Dehradun turned into a battleground after Congress protestors clashed with police personnel. Members of Congress' student unit, NSUI (National Students' Union of India) staged a protest outside the secretariat over an alleged scam in recruitment of forest guards. Police were seen trying to control the crowd by forming human barriers. Covid-19 precautions were ignored with many not seen wearing face masks properly, and social distancing rules ignored. Watch the full video for more.
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National Students' Union of India workers and police entered into a scuffle outside the state secretariat in Dehradun on October 13. Workers protested outside secretariat against the recruitment of forest guards. Police had to put in an arm and leg to control the angry mob.
India successfully test fired a new generation anti-radiation missile Rudram-1. The missile was test-fired at the integrated test range at Balasore in Odisha around 10:30 AM. The missile is likely to..
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India successfully fire-tested the 'Supersonic Missile Assisted Release of Torpedo', SMART from Wheeler Island off the coast of Odisha. SMART is a missile assisted release of lightweight Anti-Submarine..
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