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India tests Agni-IV n-missile over full range (Third Lead)


September 19th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 19 (IANS) India Wednesday successfully tested for the second time its nuclear-capable surface-to-surface Agni-IV missile over its full range from a military base in Odisha, an official said.The ... Read more...

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India, Russia sign pact for Smerch rockets


August 28th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) India and Russia have tied up for a joint venture to manufacture Smerch rockets.A memorandum of understanding for starting the joint venture was signed between ... Read more...

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Hyundai launches new Elantra


August 13th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Hundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL) Monday launched the new fluidic Elantra sedan. Elantra comes in 7 variants - three petrol and four diesel -- and ... Read more...

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IAF chief to review aircraft projects in Russia


August 9th, 2012 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) The Indian Air Force chief, Air Chief Marshal N.A.K. Browne, will be in Russia for three days beginning Friday to review the joint projects ... Read more...

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Russia to build fifth-generation bombers


June 9th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev Saturday reiterated plans to develop a fifth-generation strategic bomber aircraft."Alongside a fifth-generation fighter, there are also plans to develop an ... Read more...

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Russia test fires new ballistic missile


May 23rd, 2012 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 23 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia test-fired a new prototype ballistic missile from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome Wednesday, Defence Ministry spokesman Vadim Koval said, but did not name the new weapon."The ... Read more...

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US, Japan discuss purchase of F-35 fighters


February 24th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 24 (IANS) US and Japanese officials have discussed Japan's plan to upgrade its air force with the purchase of 42 F-35 fighter jets, US State Department said Thursday.The ... Read more...

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Russia to increase number of fighters in test flights


February 13th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 13 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The number of Russia's Sukhoi T-50 5th generation fighters involved in test flights will be increased from three to 14 by 2015, Russian Air Force ... Read more...

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PM leaves for Moscow for India-Russia summit


December 15th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday left on a three-day visit to Moscow, where he is to hold a summit meet with Russian President Dmitry ... Read more...

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Dalai shadow on China’s future leader’s visit


November 27th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) The sudden postponement of boundary talks due to differences over Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama's presence at a Buddhist conference here has also ... Read more...

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India’s military purchases: Only the best should do (Comment)


November 10th, 2011 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
The US has reiterated a 2005 offer to share hi-tech in defence with India, although this time it appears to be more meaningful and realistic of India's futuristic requirements.For instance, the ... Read more...

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US makes strong pitch for F-35 fighter jets to India


November 3rd, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) The US is making a strong pitch to sell its fifth generation F-35 fighter jet aircraft to India saying the offer was an example of the ... Read more...

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The lost art of Tibetan knife-making


August 29th, 2011 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 29 (IANS) A 62-year-old man from Tibet's Xigaze prefecture is perhaps one of the last exponents of a lost art - that of making knives the Tibetan way.Tsedan ... Read more...

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Fighter plane makes emergency landing at Russian air show


August 21st, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Zhukovsky (Russia), Aug 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Sukhoi T-50 fifth generation fighter made an emergency landing Sunday at an air show in Russia.The incident took place at the MAKS-2011 International ... Read more...

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IAF’s Sukhoi jets to be upgraded to fifth generation fighters


August 18th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 18 (IANS) India's air superiority Sukhoi-30MKI fighters will soon be converted into 'Super Sukhois' by upgrading them with fifth generation combat jet features, the Russian original equipment manufacturer ... Read more...

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Pakistan negotiating with US for more F-16 fighter jets


March 9th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 9(ANI): Pakistan is in negotiations with the United States to get more fighter jets, and is simultaneously developing its defence manufacturing capability to reduce its reliance on America.In 2006, ... Read more...

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Lockheed denies media reports, says F-22 not joining final day of Aero India 2011


February 11th, 2011 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Stealth fighter F-22, the United States fifth-generation aircraft, is not coming to participate in the final day's air show during Aero India 2011 being held at the ... Read more...

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Indian Air force is looking for fifth generation aircraft


February 11th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Feb 11 (ANI): Air Chief Marshal PV Naik has said that increasing and mordernising the fleet is the primary focus of Indian Air Force (IAF).Addressing a press conference at the Aero ... Read more...

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US will have to offer India generous terms to seal combat aircraft deal: Expert (Part-I)


January 28th, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan.28 (ANI): If the United States is keen to win the race for supplying new medium multi-role combat aircraft (MMRCA) to the Indian Air Force, it will need to offer ... Read more...

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India, Russia firm up 5th generation stealth fighter project


December 21st, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) India and Russia Tuesday firmed up plans to jointly design and manufacture a most advanced stealth fighter by signing a preliminary design contract in the run ... Read more...

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Russian president arrives in India


December 21st, 2010 - 2:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Russian President Dmitry Medvedev Tuesday touched down here early Tuesday morning on a two-day visit during which the two sides are expected to sign over a ... Read more...

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Now, Russia to ink electoral accord with India


December 18th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) In a first of its kind, Russia will seek the help of India, the world's largest democracy, in bolstering its democratic practices when their electoral agencies ... Read more...

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India, Russia to sign more than 15 pacts during Medvedev visit


December 17th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec. 17 (ANI): India and Russia are expected to sign more than fifteen agreements during President Dmitry Medvedev's three day visit to India.Medvedev will arrive in New Delhi on Monday ... Read more...

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India, Russia to sign fifth generation fighter jet deal


December 17th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) India and Russia are set to sign over a dozen agreements, including a key pact on a fifth generation fighter aircraft and on expanding civil ... Read more...

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Lavrov in India to firm agenda for Medvedev visit (Lead, Changing dateline)


November 29th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrived in India for a daylong trip Monday to firm up the agenda for President Dmitry Medvedev's visit here next month.Lavrov's ... Read more...

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Black Friday Apple Deals Sound Interesting


November 25th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Black Friday is the yearly shopping extravaganza when people can buy the desired products at rock bottom prices and for gadget freaks this is nothing short ... Read more...

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India test-flies Nishant drone with new technology


October 29th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 29 (IANS) India has successfully test flown its unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) Nishant with new technology for monitoring its structural health in flight, a defence official said Friday."The trials were ... Read more...

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Russia offers India commercial aircraft production unit


October 8th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Russia has offered India a joint production venture of Russian-Ukrainian commercial aircraft.A team of visiting Russian aviation industry representatives discussed with officials of the India commerce ministry ... Read more...

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Security scenario in India’s neighbourhood volcanic: IAF chief


October 8th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hindon (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 8 (IANS) The security scenario in India's neighbourhood is "volcanic" and could blow up anytime, a top military commander said Friday."The current security scenario is like a ... Read more...

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India to buy 250-300 stealth fighter jets from Russia


October 7th, 2010 - 11:47 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW DELHI, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- India's Defense Ministry on Thursday announced that it has agreed to buy 250 to 300 stealth fighter jets from Russia for approximately 30 billion dollars.Defense Minister ... Read more...

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Antony wants international pressure on Pakistan to dismantle militant camps


October 7th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): Defence Minister A.K. Antony said on Thursday that the international community needed to put pressure on Pakistan to dismantle the militant camps flourishing in its territory.Antony was ... Read more...

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India to get 250-300 advanced jets co-developed with Russia (Lead)


October 7th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) India and Russia will soon sign a multi-billion dollar agreement to co-develop an advanced stealth fighter of which the India Air Force (IAF) will get about 250-300, ... Read more...

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India, Russia to soon ink advanced fighter deal


October 7th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) India and Russia will soon sign a multi-billion dollar agreement to co-develop an advanced stealth fighter, Defence Minister A.K. Antony said Thursday after talks with his Russian ... Read more...

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Up above the world so high, IAF in the sky (Oct 8 is the IAF’s 78th anniversary)


October 7th, 2010 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) Starting out as a tactical force on Oct 8, 1932, with six aircraft, an equal number of officers and 19 airmen, the Indian Air ... Read more...

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Apple making new iPhone for Verizon


October 7th, 2010 - 2:51 am ICT by BNO News
CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Apple, Inc. is planning to start mass producing a new iPhone by the end of 2010 that will allow Verizon Wireless to sell the smartphone ... Read more...

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