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Odisha Police To Seek Interpol's Aid In Nailing Mystery Woman In ITR Espionage Case

Sep 30, 2021 Sandeep Sahu

Sources in the Crime Branch said the woman had been in constant touch with the five arrested staff of ITR since February last year. Though it is still unclear what exact information the woman managed to obtain

Odisha Police To Seek Interpol's Aid In Solving DRDO Espionage Case

Sep 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

'We will establish contact with the Interpol to track down the mysterious lady handler who had been eliciting information from the five accused,' said Additional Director General of Odisha Police crime branch, Sanjeev Panda

DRDO Successfully Test-Fires Indigenous Man-Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile

The defence ministry described the successful trial of the missile as a major boost for the government's 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat' (self-reliant India) campaign.

Why Are Doctors Prescribing 2-DG To Covid Patients When The Drug Is Yet To Be Launched?

May 25, 2021 Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Developed by DRDO, 2-Deoxy-d-Glucose (2-DG) is expected to become a game-changer in the fight against the COVID pandemic. But it will be made available to hospitals only in mid-June

Explained: How Does 2-DG, DRDO’s New Oral Covid Drug Work?

On May 1, the national drug regulator, Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI), had cleared the formulation for emergency use as an adjunct therapy in moderate to severe Covid-19 patients.

16 May, 2021

10,000 Doses Of DRDO’s Antiviral Covid Drug To Be Distributed On Monday: Reports

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DRDO’s 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG) drug can cure moderate to severe Covid-19 infections, officials said.

08 May, 2021

DRDO's Anti-Covid Drug Gets DCGI's Nod For Emergency Use

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'The drug is expected to save precious lives due to the mechanism of operation of the drug in infected cells. This also reduces the hospital stay of COVID-19 patients,' the defence ministry said.

25 January, 2021

Vice President Lauds DRDO Scientists For Taking India Close To Self-Reliance In Missile Technology

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M Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated two facilities at the Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Missile Complex in Hyderabad.

20 December, 2020

Rajnath Singh Inaugurates India's First Hypersonic Wind Tunnel Test Facility In Hyderabad


After America and Russia, India is the third country to have a large facility in terms of size and operating capability

22 November, 2020

Deep Ocean Mission: India To Launch New Mission To Explore Energy Underwater


Ministry's secretary, M Rajeevan says the mission will also involve developing technologies for different deep ocean initiatives.

30 October, 2020

Biju Babu Used To Tell Dr Kalam To Make A Missile To Scare China: Naveen Patnaik


Naveen Patnaik was addressing his second virtual rally for the November 3 assembly by-election.


09 October, 2020

India Test-Fires Its First Anti-Radiation Missile 'Rudram-1'


The missile was test-fired at the integrated test range at Balasore in Odisha around 10:30 AM, officials said.

03 October, 2020

Hypersonic Missile 'Shaurya' Successfully Test Fired Today


DRDO officials rate Shaurya as one of the top 10 missiles in the world in its class with its high performance navigation and guidance systems: Sources

27 July, 2020

'The Only Thing That’s Stopping You Is YOU': India Remembers Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam On His 5th Death Anniversary

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Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam, India's 11th President, died due to a cardiac arrest while delivering a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) in Shillong on July 27, 2015.

15 October, 2019

'We Will Fight And Win Next War With Indigenous Weapons': Army Chief


In his address at the 41st DRDO Directors Conference, he also said the development of weaponry and other systems should be done keeping "future warfare" in mind.

06 October, 2019

Conman Poses As An ISRO Scientist To Marry PhD Student In Delhi


The man, Jitender, later disclosed that he was actually unemployed and was also already married.

17 September, 2019

DRDO's 'Rustom-2' Drone Crashes In Karnataka During Trial


The incident created a scare at as a loud noise was heard when the aerial vehicle fell.


09 September, 2019

'Chandrayaan 2 Makes Global Space Industry Proud': Pakistan Astronaut Congratulates ISRO


'Regional developments in the space sector in South Asia are remarkable no matter which nation leads - in space, all political boundaries dissolve,' Namira Salim, Pakistan's first female astronaut said.

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