Articles about Pokhran

India's 'No First Use' Nuclear policy could change, hints Rajnath

16 Aug 2019

India
India's 'No First Use' Nuclear policy could change, hints Rajnath

In an unexpected turn of events, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday hinted that India might change its nuclear policy, which prohibits it from using the dangerous weapon first on the enemy during war.

Rajasthan: MiG-27 crashes near Pokhran; pilot ejects safely

12 Feb 2019

India
Rajasthan: MiG-27 crashes near Pokhran; pilot ejects safely

On Tuesday, a MiG-27 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near the Pokhran firing range after taking off for a routine training mission from Rajasthan's Jaisalmer.

#DefenseDiaries: India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Agni-V missile for 6th time

03 Jun 2018

India
#DefenseDiaries: India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Agni-V missile for 6th time

Days after the 20th anniversary of the Pokhran nuclear tests, India test-fired the nuclear-capable Agni-V missile from the Abdul Kalam island off the Odisha coast.

Check out the day one collection of John Abraham's 'Parmanu'

26 May 2018

Entertainment
Check out the day one collection of John Abraham's 'Parmanu'

John Abraham and Diana Penty starrer 'Parmanu: The Story Of Pokhran' has taken a decent start at the box office.

Unfavorable wind direction delayed Pokhran test in 1998: DRDO scientist

15 May 2018

India
Unfavorable wind direction delayed Pokhran test in 1998: DRDO scientist

Pokhran nuclear test was delayed by over six hours on May 11, 1998, due to unfavorable wind direction.

'Parmanu' row: John Abraham wins legal battle against Prernaa Arora

13 May 2018

Entertainment
'Parmanu' row: John Abraham wins legal battle against Prernaa Arora

The elongated legal battle for the ownership of 'Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran' has finally concluded.

John Abraham starrer 'Parmanu' to release on May 25

11 May 2018

Entertainment
John Abraham starrer 'Parmanu' to release on May 25

The trailer of the John Abraham-starrer film "Parmanu-The Story of Pokhran", has been released today on the 20th anniversary of nuclear test explosions at Pokhran in Rajasthan.

'Parmanu' war: John Abraham, Prernaa Arora call truce

22 Apr 2018

Entertainment
'Parmanu' war: John Abraham, Prernaa Arora call truce

The battle for the ownership of 'Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran' has finally come to an end as John Abraham's JA Entertainment and Prernaa Arora's KriArj Entertainment have reportedly reached an agreement.

'Parmanu' war intensifies: John files three criminal complaints against Prernaa

08 Apr 2018

Entertainment
'Parmanu' war intensifies: John files three criminal complaints against Prernaa

The battle for the ownership of upcoming 'Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran' has taken another sour turn.

'Parmanu' row: FIR filed against John by KriArj Entertainment

04 Apr 2018

Entertainment
'Parmanu' row: FIR filed against John by KriArj Entertainment

In the latest development in the ongoing tussle for the ownership of 'Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran', an FIR has been filed against John and his production company, JA Entertainment on the basis of a complaint by Prernaa Arora's KriArj Entertainment.

John Abraham slams KriArj Entertainment for delaying 'Parmanu' multiple times

02 Apr 2018

Entertainment
John Abraham slams KriArj Entertainment for delaying 'Parmanu' multiple times

John Abraham, last seen in 'Force 2' in 2016, has been occupied with his ambitious next 'Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran' for quite a while now.

Irrfan is after his wife's lover in 'Blackmail' trailer

22 Feb 2018

Entertainment
Irrfan is after his wife's lover in 'Blackmail' trailer

While the teaser of Irrfan Khan starrer 'Blackmail' left us puzzled, the trailer has given us a much clearer picture of the plot of this Abhinay Deo directorial.

Faulty ammunition resulted in Howitzer explosion

24 Sep 2017

India
Faulty ammunition resulted in Howitzer explosion

On 2nd September, one of the Indian Army's new US-manufactured ultra-light M-777 Howitzer had exploded during a field trial in Pokhran.