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Russia to sell off 18 fighter planes that India rejected


May 16th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Minsk, May 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is to put up for sale a batch of 18 Sukhoi Su-30 multirole fighter aircraft, rejected by India on concerns about their engines and ... Read more...

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Russia close to signing Su-35 fighter deal with China


March 6th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia and China may soon sign a $4-billion contract for 48 Sukhoi Su-35 Flanker-E fighter jets, the Kommersant business daily said Tuesday."The two sides have ... Read more...

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IAF plane makes forced landing in Assam


January 22nd, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 22 (IANS) An Indian Air Force (IAF) transport aircraft made a forced landing in Assam following a technical snag. No one was hurt in the incident that took ... Read more...

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A dinosaur who was speedy hunter


October 16th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 16 (IANS) Carnotaurus, a seven-meter-long flesh-eating dinosaur with a huge tail muscle, was one of the fastest hunters, says new research.A scrutiny of the tail bones of Carnotaurus ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mahindra rolls out Thar for off-road adventurists


December 28th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Automobile major Mahindra and Mahindra Tuesday launched a compact sports utility vehicle (SUV) - Thar CRDe - targeted at off-road enthusiasts, style-seekers and even war-veterans."Having realised the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

You don’t mess with the ISI and expect friendship


July 15th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashIslamabad, July 15 (ANI): Mr. G.K. Pillai isn't here, but he might as well be.The Indian Home Secretary's comment on the eve of Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna's ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Feeding birds can change their evolutionary future


December 4th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 4 (ANI): A new research has suggested that feeding birds can have profound effects on their evolutionary future, and those changes can be seen in the very near term.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

US Navy to deploy Littoral Combat ship


October 23rd, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Oct 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The U.S. Navy said on Wednesday that it would deploy its new littoral combat ship, the USS Freedom, to California ahead of schedule in early 2010.USS ... Read more...

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Delhi Police ask banks to beef up security


September 3rd, 2009 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) In view of increasing incidents of robberies of people coming out of banks after withdrawing money, Delhi Police have asked bank officials to ensure installation of CCTVs ... Read more...

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Russia to deliver MiG-29 engines to India


August 21st, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Zhukovsky (Russia), Aug 21 (RIA Novosti) Russia will deliver 26 engines for upgrading the MiG-29 combat jets of the Indian Air Force (IAF), with another 120 to be assembled in India, following ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

“Robo bats” with metal muscles may herald next gen of flying machines


July 8th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Researchers at North Carolina State University are developing robotic bats with muscles made of metal that offer increased maneuverability and performance, which might represent the next generation of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Russia’s next-generation warplane to fly this year’


January 22nd, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Astrakhan (Russia), Jan 22 (RIA Novosti) Russia's first fifth-generation warplane, being developed in collaboration with India, will make its maiden flight before the end of this year, the deputy prime minister in ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh rules out early Lok Sabha poll


November 16th, 2008 - 10:44 pm ICT by ANI
Onboard Air India One, Nov 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Sunday ruled out any possibility of early Lok Sabha elections.He said this in an answer to a ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh calls for coordinated fiscal stimulus to deal with economic crisis


November 16th, 2008 - 6:42 pm ICT by ANI
Onboard Air India One, Nov 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh on Sunday called for coordinated fiscal stimulus to deal with present economic crisis.Addressing a news conference onboard Air India ... Read more...

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Antony compliments DRDO for successful test of Shourya Missile


November 12th, 2008 - 10:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 12 (ANI): Defence Minister A. K. Antony on Wednesday congratulated the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on the launch of the surface-to-surface missile Shourya. Antony said in ... Read more...

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Shourya missile system successfully test fired


November 12th, 2008 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 12 (ANI): The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) today successfully flight-tested state-of-art 600 km range canisterised surface-to-surface missile system named Shourya.The missile was test fired from ITR ... Read more...

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Artificial hair on submarines may help them overcome turbulence


November 5th, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): A team of US engineers has developed artificial hairs like those used by fish to sense water flow around them to avoid predators or take the most ... Read more...

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New Moon rover mixes old and new technology


October 24th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A new battery-powered truck, which will herald the next generation of sport-utility vehicles, might be driven by the next astronauts to land on the moon.According to a ... Read more...

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New wind turbine blade inspired from shape of whale and dolphin flippers


July 8th, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Scientists have used the shape of whale and dolphin flippers as inspiration for the creation of a completely novel design for wind turbine blades.Though sea creatures ... Read more...

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