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India's space force set to take off? Centre approves agency to develop weapons

The decision was taken at the topmost level by the government some time ago and the agency has started taking shape under a Joint Secretary-level scientist.

published on : 11th June 2019

Pakistan, Russia vow to prevent outer space from becoming arena for military confrontation

Pakistan's ties with Russia have moved past the bitter Cold War hostilities and the chill in the US-Pakistan relations has further pushed the country towards Russia and China.

published on : 22nd May 2019

India successfully launches radar imaging RISAT-2B satellite

Apart from agriculture, forestry and disaster management support, the satellite will also be used for surveillance purposes.

published on : 22nd May 2019

In boost for IAF post-Balakot, India set to launch 'all-weather' spy satellite 

According to the ISRO official, the 25-hour countdown for the PSLV launch started at 4.30 a.m. on Tuesday.

published on : 21st May 2019

4 policemen killed, 11 injured in blast outside mosque in Pakistan's Balochistan

The explosion occurred on Monday night when people were assembling for prayers near the mosque in the provincial capital Quetta's Satellite Town area.

published on : 14th May 2019

Most of debris from India's anti-satellite test has decayed: DRDO chairman Satheesh Reddy

India's Ministry of External Affairs has said the test was done in the lower atmosphere to ensure that there is no space debris.

published on : 11th May 2019

New space race to bring satellite internet to the world

Professionals from the sector said they feared an expensive bloodbath - especially if Bezos, the founder of Amazon, decides to crush the competition with ultra-low prices.

published on : 8th May 2019

India slips further behind China during last five years

Beijing has continued to outspend India on defense, implemented sweeping reforms in its military and diplomatic structures, and built strategic infrastructure in India’s backyard.

published on : 29th April 2019

Nepal launches its first satellite from USA

The satellite developed by the Nepalese scientists was launched at 2:31 am (Nepal time) from Virginia in United States, according to Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST).

published on : 18th April 2019

China develops world's first armed amphibious drone boat: Report

Apart from land assault operations, the drone can also be used as a combat triad with aerial drones and other drone ships.

published on : 15th April 2019

Space scientist and Padma-Shri awardee Dr SK Shivakumar passes away

Dr Shivakumar was part of the team that developed the telemetry system for Chandrayaan-I - India’s first lunar exploration mission.

published on : 14th April 2019

Customs units in Kerala get satellite phones

With seven phones recieved so far, the phones will be given to marine units as communication at a distance off the shore was an issue.

published on : 14th April 2019

Elon Musk calls Jeff Bezos 'copycat' on Twitter over Amazon's satellite-based Internet idea

The Amazon CEO has also hired a SpaceX executive, Rajeev Badyal, to run the Amazon's satellite project after he was fired by Musk.

published on : 12th April 2019

A-SAT space debris means no harm to ISS or anyone

NASA and Combined Space Operations Centre reportedly identified 400 pieces of space from India’s A-SAT test.

published on : 4th April 2019

India's anti-satellite missile test created 400 pieces of debris, endangered ISS: NASA

While terming the whole matter as a terrible thing, NASA head Jim Bridenstine also told the media that not all of the pieces were big enough to track. 

published on : 2nd April 2019
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