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12 January, 2019 4:25 AM Israel fires missiles over Damascus: Syria

The Syrian state news agency SANA as stating that one of the airport warehouses was hit during the attack. Damascus: Syria on Friday claimed that Israel has filed multiple missiles towards Damascus which triggered Syrian air defences that shot down most of them. Al Arabiya quoted the Syrian state news agency SANA as stating that one of the airport warehouses 114

8 January, 2019 9:41 AM Bharat Dynamics rises 9% on contract wins worth Rs 760 crore

Shares of Bharat Dynamics added 9.7 percent intraday Tuesday after company won a contract worth Rs 760 crore. The company has signed contract worth of Rs 760 crore approximately with the Indian Army for production and supply of Anti-Tank Guided Missiles (ATGM) and Launchers. The contract was signed by V. Gurudatta Prasad, Director (Production), of the company 115

7 January, 2019 9:24 AM Rafale fighter vs JF-17 jet: Check out the features of the two aircraft

While India has finalised the procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France, neighbouring Pakistan has reached out to China for speedy procurement of JF-17 planes. Even before the Indian Air Force (IAF) gets the 36 Rafale fighters in a fly-away condition from Dassault Aviation, Pakistan Air Force (PAF) is attempting to add as many as 62 JF-17 jets. But who has the edge? Where 158

4 January, 2019 5:48 PM Kauravas were test tube babies, ancient India had guided missiles: Andhra University VC

Kauravas were born due to stem cell and test tube technologies and India also possessed knowledge about guided missiles thousands of years ago, claimed Andhra University Vice Chancellor G Nageshwar Rao at the Indian Science Congress Friday. He claimed the 'Dashavtar', ten avatars of Lord Vishnu, predate the Theory of Evolution given by English naturalist 124

4 January, 2019 5:15 PM Ancient India Had Missiles, Test Tube Babies: Andhra University Head

G Nageshwar Rao claimed that the science of guided missiles was present in India even thousands of years ago. The Vice Chancellor of Andhra University has said that India possessed the knowledge of stem cell research, test tube fertilisation and even guided missiles thousands of years ago, providing as evidence, tales from the Indian epics Mahabharata 118

29 December, 2018 2:56 AM US commanders recommend letting Kurdish fighters in Syria keep weapons

US President Donald Trump last week abruptly ordered a complete withdrawal of US troops from Syria. US commanders planning for the withdrawal of US troops from Syria are recommending that Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State be allowed to keep US-supplied weapons, four US officials said, a move that would likely anger NATO ally Turkey. Three of the officials 5521

7 October, 2018 4:38 PM Air Force To Celebrate Its 86th Anniversary Tomorrow

The IAF will hold a grand parade-cum-investiture ceremony at the Air Force Station at Hindon (Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh). The Indian Air Force (IAF) will celebrate its 86th anniversary tomorrow, highlighting the "untiring efforts and supreme sacrifices" made by its personnel, the Defence Ministry said today. "In keeping with the tradition, the IAF will hold a grand 137

7 October, 2018 7:34 AM After Upgrade, Decades-Old MiG-29s Ready To Strike In Modern Warfare

After an upgrade, MiG-29 fighter jets are capable of mid-air refuelling, compatible with the latest missiles and can launch multi-dimensional attacks The air-superiority fighter jet MiG-29 has gained in strength and ferocity after the latest upgrade, giving the Air Force that has been battling a shortage of warplanes a much-needed boost, officials have said. The Russian 373

6 October, 2018 1:59 PM Dutch Scramble Two F-16s After American Passenger Starts Fight On Flight

A number of passengers were lightly wounded including two passengers who were given black eyes. The Dutch air force scrambled two F-16 fighter jets to escort a flight from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam after an onboard fight broke out with an aggressive American passenger, authorities said Saturday. "A 29-year-old American man became aggressive after being 917

25 September, 2018 3:50 AM Iran, major powers labor to keep nuclear deal afloat

The remaining parties to the Iran nuclear deal on Monday agreed to keep working to maintain trade with Tehran despite skepticism this is possible as US sanctions to choke off Iranian oil sales resume in November. US President Donald Trump decided in May to abandon the pact and to restore economic sanctions on Iran, including those that seek to force 93