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DRDO conducts five trials of Air-to-Air Missile ‘Astra’; All successful

New Delhi. Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully flight tested the Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile (BVRAAM) ‘Astra’ from Su-30 MKI platform off the coast of Chandipur, Odisha. The trails were held from 16th to 19th September 2019. The trials were conducted by Indian Air Force (IAF) against Jet Banshee target aircraft simulating all possible threat scenarios.

Defence Production

13 years of hard work - meet India`s Light Combat Helicopter ... `Master Stroke`

HAL launches India`s first attack helicopter. Before it joins the Indian Army and Indian Air Force, defence reporter brings you an exclusive experience of flying in the Light Combat Helicopter.

Ministry of defence

`Pakistan at risk of getting dismantled, don’t repeat mistakes of 65` and 71` - Rajnath Singh Warns Pak

The Indian Defence Minister warned Pakistan against ‘repeating mistakes of 1965 and 1971’ even as he asserted that the neighbouring country risks getting ‘dismantled’ over violation of human rights

International Diplomacy

What to expect at the UN General Assembly this week

Nearly 200 leaders will take part in the 74th U.N. General Assembly beginning Monday, for five days of speeches, hundreds of meetings — and clashes over climate change, Iran and trade

history

Uri attack: The Indian Army suffered its worst loss in 20 years in J&K when four heavily armed terrorists launched a grenade attack at a camp in Uri on September 18, 2016.

women

Anjali Singh becomes the country’s first woman officer to be posted as a military diplomat at an Indian mission abroad.

welfare

Southern Army Commander Lt Gen S K Saini laid the foundation stone for the second phase of Army Law College at Kanhe on Monday. The ceremony on Monday was held in presence of Prem Daryanani, trustee, Radha Kaliandas Daryanani Charitable Trust (RKDCT), which has gifted six acres and 12 buildings to the Army.