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

Jul 21, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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.

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

May 16, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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

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

'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.

09 September, 2019

'Indian Base On Moon In 10 Years': Ex-DRDO Scientist


'There are interests from the US, Russia and China to create a base on Moon, (so) India will naturally follow,' Former DRDO scientist A Sivathanu Pillai said.

06 April, 2019

ASAT Test Conducted By India Poses No Threat To ISS: DRDO Chief

Outlook Web Bureau

The risk analysis simulation based on an internationally accepted software also showed that there was no threat to the space station. The DRDO chief said that all the debris should be dissolved within 45 days.

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Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar rides a cycle along with ministers and MLAs, from the Chief Minister's residence to his office at the Civil Secretariat on the occasion of 'World Car-Free Day', in Chandigarh.

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U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly 76th session General Debate in UN General Assembly Hall at the United Nations...

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Students attend a class in a school after the Madhya Pradesh government allowed schools to reopen for 1st-5th classes after further ease in COVID-19 restrictions, in Jabalpur.

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Confiscated Rhinoceros horns being burnt in the presence of Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma to mark the World Rhinoceros Day, in Golaghat district.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a passenger for COVID-19 test, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.

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