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India test-fires Prithvi-II missile


August 25th, 2012 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Aug 25 (IANS) India Saturday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile from a military base in Odisha, an official said.The surface-to-surface missile with a range of 350 km was ... Read more...

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Iran to unveil new home-made UAV


January 30th, 2012 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Jan 30 (IANS) Iran will unveil a new domestically-built unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) with high capabilities and versatile features, a media report said Monday.Mehdi Iraji, the aeronautics engineer in ... Read more...

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India mulling second rocket port: Space agency chief


October 12th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Oct 12 (IANS) To increase the frequency of satellite launches and to cash in on the international market for launching remote sensing satellites, the Indian space ... Read more...

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India test fires n-capable Prithvi-II missile


September 26th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Sep 26 (IANS) India Monday successfully test fired Prithvi-II -- its indigenously developed, nuclear-capable ballistic missile -- from a test range in Orissa, an official said. It has a maximum ... Read more...

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Celina’s Colombo woes! (Movie Snippets)


July 6th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Celina Jaitley was recently stuck at the Colombo airport for 11 hours when she was returning home from a trip to the Maldives.The 29-year-old was ... Read more...

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India successfully tests Prithvi-II missile (Second Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 9 (IANS) India Thursday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Prithvi II missile from a military base in Orissa, defence sources said.The surface-to-surface missile with a range of 350 km ... Read more...

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India tests nuke capable Prithvi-II missile (Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, June 9 (IANS) India Thursday successfully test fired its nuclear-capable Prithvi II missile from a military base in Orissa, defence ministry sources said.The surface-to-surface missile with a range of ... Read more...

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Pakistan PM’s aircraft develops mid-air snag


May 6th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 6 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani's special aircraft had to return to Paris after it developed a snag mid-air, it was reported here.The aircraft had ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan test nuke-tipped missiles on same day (Third Lead)


March 11th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Balasore/Islamabad, March 11 (IANS) India Friday successfully test-fired its homegrown nuclear-tipped ballistic missiles Prithvi-II and its naval version Dhanush from different locations off the Orissa coast, on a day Pakistan ... Read more...

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India successfully test-fires n-capable Prithvi II, Dhanush missiles (Second Lead)


March 11th, 2011 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Balasore, March 11 (IANS) India Friday successfully test-fired its homegrown nuclear-capable Prithvi II and Dhanush missiles, a defence official said.The Prithvi II surface-to-surface ballistic missile with a range of 350 ... Read more...

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Oz firms develop first beer that can be consumed in space


March 1st, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 1 (ANI): Two companies in Australia have developed a beer that can be safely consumed in space.With space tourism preparing to take off as early as next year, Saber Astronautics ... Read more...

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India tests heavy rocket’s liquid core stage successfully


September 8th, 2010 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 8 (IANS) India successfully conducted the second static test of liquid core stage for developing the advanced version of heavy rockets, the country's space agency said Wednesday. "The second static ... Read more...

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India’s ambitious GSLV-D3 launch fails


April 15th, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by ANI
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Apr 15 (ANI): India's ambitious launch of Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-D3) failed here on Thursday.The GSLV D3 rocket powered by an indigenous cryogenic engine was blasted ... Read more...

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Countdown begins for GSLV-D3 launch at Sriharikota


April 14th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) Apr 14 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) scientists have started countdown at the Satish Dhavan Space Centre in Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota for the ... Read more...

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India plans to launch 10 satellites every year


March 31st, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, March 31 (IANS) Indian space scientists and engineers are bracing up to launch an average of 10 satellites per year to meet the rising demand for various space ... Read more...

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India tests two nuke capable missiles (Second Lead)


March 27th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 27 (IANS) India Saturday successfully tested two indigenously developed nuclear capable missiles, Dhanush and Prithvi II, an official said. "Both the missiles were successfully launched at the same time at about ... Read more...

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India successfully tests two nuke capable missiles (Lead)


March 27th, 2010 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 27 (IANS) India early Saturday successfully tested two nuclear capable missiles Dhanush and Prithvi II in Orissa, an official said. "Both the missiles were successfully lunched same time at 5.30 hours," ... Read more...

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India tests cheaper rocket to reduce launch vehicle cost


March 4th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, March 4 (IANS) India successfully conducted the flight test of a new rocket that will drastically reduce the cost of its launch vehicles by using oxygen in the ... Read more...

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President Patil to enter Guinness Book by flying fighter jet


November 17th, 2009 - 8:21 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Nov 17 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil is all set to enter Guinness Book of world records on November 25 by becoming the first lady president to ... Read more...

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Maiden flight of indigenous UAV


April 5th, 2009 - 10:08 pm ICT by ANI
Kolar (Karnataka), April 5 (ANI): With the successful flight of Nishant, the indigenous unmanned air vehicle (UAV), a new chapter has been added in the annals of Indian Aviation.It was witnessed ... Read more...

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With Indian-built satellite, Ariane set for lift-off from Kourou


December 20th, 2008 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 20 (IANS) The countdown has begun for the launch of Ariane-5 rocket from Kourou spaceport in French Guiana, South America, early Sunday, carrying the Indian-built European satellite W2M along with ... Read more...

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Chandrayaan-I lands on Moon with tri-colour


November 15th, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Nov 15 (ANI): Chandrayaan-1, India''s first moon mission achieved a significant landmark on Friday when the Moon Impact Programme, (MIP) was ejected by the spacecraft successfully onto the lunar surface ... Read more...

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India test fires Shaurya missile


November 12th, 2008 - 7:47 pm ICT by ANI
Balasore (Orissa), Nov.12 (ANI): India successfully test fired the medium-range surface-to-surface ballistic missile ''Shaurya'' on Wednesday. The missile has a range of 600 kilometers and can hit targets inside Pakistan and China. ... Read more...

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Lakshya test flown successfully at Chandipur


April 30th, 2008 - 5:54 pm ICT by admin
Chandipur (Orissa), Apr 30 (ANI): India's indigenously developed micro-light and pilotless target aircraft (PTA) Lakshya, was successfully test flown on Wednesday at Chandipur, about 15 km from Orissa from a defence ... Read more...

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Future spy planes may recharge their batteries by clinging to power lines


December 19th, 2007 - 6:46 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 19 (ANI): The US Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) in Dayton, Ohio, US, is developing an electric motor-powered micro air vehicle (MAV) or spy plane that can harvest energy from ... Read more...

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