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India successfully tests supersonic interceptor missile capable of destroying enemy missiles

May 15, 2016 2:17 pm

The interceptor was engaged against a target launched from a ship anchored inside Bay of Bengal, taking up the trajectory of a hostile ballistic missile.

DRDO’s robot system can handle mines, IEDs from afar

March 15, 2016 12:30 am

Armed forces and security agencies, including paramilitary forces and police, often face situations where suspicious objects need to be identified, handled and transported to some distance.

DRDO’s patent technology now with Pune start-up firm

January 25, 2016 1:46 am

CuTi technology is patent protected by DRDO and the Pune-based start-up has been granted an exclusive license to manufacture

Arjun tank’s new powerful ammo developed by DRDO labs in Pune

January 10, 2016 12:00 am

A press release from the Defence PRO said, “The trials were found to be very effective and the damage was devastating with the firing of ammunition successfully destroying the target tank and severely damaging its turret, barrel, tracks, ammunition bin, various sights and antennas.”

Indian Navy successfully test fires Barak-8 long range missile from INS Kolkata

December 30, 2015 4:52 pm

The firing was undertaken on the Western Seaboard by INS Kolkata, wherein the missile successfully intercepted an aerial target at extended ranges, a statement by Navy said.

Faster, lighter, DRDO’s Daksh now has CBRN detection mechanism

September 26, 2015 12:55 am

Daksh is primarily designed to detect and recover Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs). It was inducted in the Indian Army around 2011.

Take lessons from sages, they were great scientists: Manohar Parrikar to DRDO

September 24, 2015 3:09 am

Addressing the 39th Directors’ Conference at DRDO, Parrikar referred to Rishi Dadhichi and said the sage gave the weapon Vajra to Indra.

DRDO appoints J Manjula as its first woman Director General

September 10, 2015 8:38 am

Manjula is a recipient of DRDO award for 'Performance Excellence' and 'Scientist of the Year 2011'.

DRDO defends Ramdev baba photo-op with Manohar Parrikar, Army chief

August 31, 2015 2:07 am

Defending the presence of the Defence Minister at the event, the official said it was aimed at bringing DRDO into the limelight.

A P J Abdul Kalam: Fond memories of the man behind the missile, shared by his ‘funny guys’

August 03, 2015 12:00 am

When Kalam took over as DRDO chief, the indigenous content in the missile systems was 30 per cent. Aatre says Kalam convinced the government that DRDO would reverse that to 70 per cent.