Make in India at DefExpo 2020: Indigenously-developed military systems and technologies to be …

This year it is also going to have the live demonstration of Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System (ATAGS), Main Battle Tank (MBT) Arjun MK IA, Wheeled Armoured Platform (WhAP). In line with the theme of the event “Digital Transformation of Defence”, more than 500 products from all technology clusters will be on display. (Photo: MKU)New… Continue reading Make in India at DefExpo 2020: Indigenously-developed military systems and technologies to be …

DRDO ‘keen on’ setting up technology centre at Gujarat University

By: Express News Service | Ahmedabad | Updated: January 30, 2020 6:49:25 pm “During the visit to the under-construction research park, Vice-Chancellor Himanshu Pandya proposed a DRDO centre at the park. We are very positive towards it,” Dr G Satheesh Reddy, chairman of DRDO said.The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is exploring possibility to… Continue reading DRDO ‘keen on’ setting up technology centre at Gujarat University

Blending science, entertainment

BHUBANESWAR: The 10th edition of Wissenaire-2020, the annual techno-management fest of IIT Bhubaneswar, is all set to begin January 31. The theme of the three day mega fest is ‘Cosmic Expeditions: Astounding Odysseys Ensuring Humanity’s Existence.’ The opening day of Wissenaire will be graced by Manas Kumar Mandal, Director General (Life Sciences), DRDO, Ministry of… Continue reading Blending science, entertainment

Hanging Fire

Tardy implementation of procedures and policies and lack of swift decision making have impeded the modernisation of India’s defence forces. Defence procurement involves long gestation periods and delay in procurement will impact the preparedness of our forces, besides resulting in opportunity cost. The needs of the armed forces being a non-negotiable and an uncompromising aspect,… Continue reading Hanging Fire

Rs 1812 Cr Of FDI In Defence And Aerospace Since 2014: Ajay Kumar, Defence Secretary

Technology development and indigenisation are a must for self-reliance in defence. The DRDO and other agencies of the government, including the service headquarters DPSUs and the OFB are making a lot of efforts to promote technology development and indigenisation. 1580289585_jrHT2E_Ajay_Kumar_defence_production.jpg Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar is credited with the stance of some critical policies in defence,… Continue reading Rs 1812 Cr Of FDI In Defence And Aerospace Since 2014: Ajay Kumar, Defence Secretary

IIT techo fest from Jan 31

By Express News Service The 10th edition of Wissenaire, annual techno-management festival of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bhubaneswar will commence on January 31. The three-day fest will be based on the theme ‘Cosmic Expeditions: Astounding Odysseys Ensuring Humanity’s Existence’ hopes to raise the bar set by previous editions, said the IIT officials. The opening… Continue reading IIT techo fest from Jan 31

India successfully test fires nuclear capable K-4 ballistic missile

The underwater test of the nuclear capable K-4 missile was successful on Sunday. Sources in the government told the news agency ANI that the missile with a range of 3500 km was fired from the underwater platform off the coast of Andhra Pradesh on Sunday. The Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) has designed the… Continue reading India successfully test fires nuclear capable K-4 ballistic missile

Anti drone weapons used for the first time during Republic Day parade

| Updated: Monday, January 27, 2020, 15:10 [IST] New Delhi, Jan 27: For the first time anti-drone weapons were used to secure the VIPs at the Republic Day parade. The anti-drone weapons including the ones indigenously manufactured by the DRDO were used at Janpath on January 26. The Union Home Minister Amit Shah authorised the… Continue reading Anti drone weapons used for the first time during Republic Day parade