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North Korea fires short-range missiles as US envoy arrives

09 May 2019

North Korea fires short-range missiles as US envoy arrives

On Thursday, North Korea fired two short-range missiles, says South Korea military. Reportedly, the missiles were fired from the town of Sino-ri, Northwest of capital Pyongyang, eastwards into the sea.

Pentagon strongly denies reports of spying on India's ASAT test

30 Mar 2019

Pentagon strongly denies reports of spying on India's ASAT test

The Pentagon has strongly denied the reports that the US spied on India's anti-satellite (ASAT) missile test by sending a reconnaissance aircraft from its base in Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean to monitor the development.

India successfully tests Helicopter-launched anti-tank missile 'Helina' from Odisha

08 Feb 2019

India successfully tests Helicopter-launched anti-tank missile 'Helina' from Odisha

India test-fired its helicopter-launched version of one of the most-advanced anti-tank weapons from the Odisha coast today.

India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Agni-5 missile, 2nd test in 6-months

10 Dec 2018

India successfully test-fires nuclear-capable Agni-5 missile, 2nd test in 6-months

India has successfully test-fired nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-5, which has a strike range of 5,000km, from Dr. Abdul Kalam Island off the Odisha coast today.

North Korea tests new ultramodern tactical weapon: State media

16 Nov 2018

North Korea tests new ultramodern tactical weapon: State media

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has overseen the testing of a 'newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon', Pyongyang's state media reported yesterday, in a move that will raise the temperature over denuclearization talks.

Odisha: Amid downpour, ballistic missile test-fired from ITR at Chandipur

20 Sep 2018

Odisha: Amid downpour, ballistic missile test-fired from ITR at Chandipur

An indigenously developed surface-to-surface short-range ballistic missile was test-fired from the Odisha coast today amid heavy rains, official sources said.

Supersonic interceptor missile successfully test-fired off Odisha coast

02 Aug 2018

Supersonic interceptor missile successfully test-fired off Odisha coast

India today successfully test-fired an indigenously developed supersonic interceptor missile from a test range off the Odisha coast to validate "some improved features", defense sources said.

Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos successfully test fired from Chandipur ITR

16 Jul 2018

Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos successfully test fired from Chandipur ITR

Supersonic cruise missile BrahMos was today successfully test fired from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur, Odisha.

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

03 Jun 2018

#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.

BrahMos, world's fastest supersonic cruise missile, successfully flight tested

22 Mar 2018

BrahMos, world's fastest supersonic cruise missile, successfully flight tested

India's BrahMoS, the world's fastest supersonic cruise missile, was successfully flight tested from Rajasthan's Pokhran test range today.

#DefenseDiaries: India successfully test-fires indigenous nuclear-capable missile Agni-I

06 Feb 2018

#DefenseDiaries: India successfully test-fires indigenous nuclear-capable missile Agni-I

India test-fired the indigenous nuclear-capable Agni-I missile today from the test range at Abdul Kalam Island, off the Odisha coast.

"Fat-finger errors" and the Hawaii missile alert debacle

20 Jan 2018

"Fat-finger errors" and the Hawaii missile alert debacle

A few days back, residents of Hawaii witnessed 38 minutes of panic after the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency mistakenly issued a ballistic missile warning.

#DefenseDiaries: India test-fires nuclear-capable missile Agni-V in final configuration

18 Jan 2018

#DefenseDiaries: India test-fires nuclear-capable missile Agni-V in final configuration

India tested the nuclear-capable Agni-V intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) today in its final configuration from the Abdul Kalam Island off the Odisha coast.

#DefenseDiaires: India successfully tests AAD supersonic ballistic missile interceptor

28 Dec 2017

#DefenseDiaires: India successfully tests AAD supersonic ballistic missile interceptor

India's homegrown Advanced Air Defence (AAD) supersonic interceptor missile conducted a successful test by intercepting an incoming simulated hostile ballistic missile at a low altitude over the Bay of Bengal.

US imposes sanctions on North Korean missile developers

27 Dec 2017

US imposes sanctions on North Korean missile developers

America has imposed sanctions on two North Korean officials who are allegedly responsible for developing the country's nuclear-capable ballistic missiles.

Saudi Arabia intercepts rebel-fired ballistic missiles from Yemen

20 Dec 2017

Saudi Arabia intercepts rebel-fired ballistic missiles from Yemen

The Saudi-led coalition forces fighting the Houthi rebels in Yemen have reportedly intercepted a ballistic missile fired by the latter above Saudi Arabia's capital city, Riyadh.

North Korea crisis: US, Japan South Korea hold missile-tracking drills

11 Dec 2017

North Korea crisis: US, Japan South Korea hold missile-tracking drills

North Korea has been advancing its nuclear arsenal at a rapid pace stoking fear within the international community.

Should we be afraid of North Korea's new missile?

03 Dec 2017

Should we be afraid of North Korea's new missile?

North Korea launches highest-ever missile that reached 4,500km altitude

29 Nov 2017

North Korea launches highest-ever missile that reached 4,500km altitude

North Korea has test-fired an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which reached an altitude of 4,500km and flew 960km.

Meet #GES2017 Speaker Tessy Thomas, the Missile Woman of India!

29 Nov 2017

Meet #GES2017 Speaker Tessy Thomas, the Missile Woman of India!

Dr. Tessy Thomas, the "Missile Woman of India", is going to address Global Entrepreneurship Summit-2017 in Hyderabad.

Intelligence-reports: North Korea may conduct missile test before Trump's visit

03 Nov 2017

Intelligence-reports: North Korea may conduct missile test before Trump's visit

After briefly traveling on the road to nuclear escalation, US-North Korea relations have been relatively calm this past month.

Ignoring US warning, Iran tests new missile

23 Sep 2017

Ignoring US warning, Iran tests new missile

According to Iran's state media, Iran has successfully tested a new medium-range missile though the US had warned that it may cancel the nuclear deal if this is done.

Tensions simmer as North Korea launches ballistic missile over Japan

15 Sep 2017

Tensions simmer as North Korea launches ballistic missile over Japan

North Korea fired a ballistic missile which flew over Japan's northern Hokkaido island before landing far out into the Pacific Ocean.

India successfully tests 'fire and forget' missile Prospina

11 Sep 2017

India successfully tests 'fire and forget' missile Prospina

India tested its indigenously-built third generation 'fire and forget' anti-tank missile, Prospina in Rajasthan.

Trump to North Korea: "All options are on the table"

30 Aug 2017

Trump to North Korea: "All options are on the table"

US President Donald Trump has reacted angrily to the latest North Korean missile test, saying it signals the regime's contempt for its neighbors and the UN.

North Korea fires missile over Japan in 'unprecedented threat'

29 Aug 2017

North Korea fires missile over Japan in 'unprecedented threat'

Just as the international community was starting to breathe a sigh of relief on North Korea's missile program, they have done it again.

North Korea test 3 ballistic missiles amid US-South Korea drills

26 Aug 2017

North Korea test 3 ballistic missiles amid US-South Korea drills

The US military said North Korea has test launched three short-range ballistic missiles into the sea.

Undeterred by sanctions, North Korea orders for more ICBMs

23 Aug 2017

Undeterred by sanctions, North Korea orders for more ICBMs

North Korea seems untouched by sanctions and President Trump's threat to rain down 'fire and fury'.

US officials say N.Korea can produce its own missile engines

16 Aug 2017

US officials say N.Korea can produce its own missile engines

US intelligence officials said North Korea likely possesses the capability to produce its own missile engine and doesn't need to rely on imports.

North Korea delays plans to strike US territory of Guam

16 Aug 2017

North Korea delays plans to strike US territory of Guam

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has delayed his decision to fire four indigenously developed ballistic missiles towards Guam, the North's state media reported.

N.Korea: Kim Jong-un briefed on missile strike plan for Guam

15 Aug 2017

N.Korea: Kim Jong-un briefed on missile strike plan for Guam

In line with its Guam threat, North Korea's state media has reported that its Supreme Leader was briefed on plans to launch a missile strike on Guam.

Trump: "We will handle North Korea"

01 Aug 2017

Trump: "We will handle North Korea"

US President Donald Trump said his administration "will handle North Korea."

Trump slams China over North Korean missile test

31 Jul 2017

Trump slams China over North Korean missile test

US President Donald Trump slammed China for not reining in North Korean leader Kim Jong-un after the regime tested a ballistic missile which it claims can cover all of America.

North Korea successfully tests ICBM, Trump calls it "reckless"

29 Jul 2017

North Korea successfully tests ICBM, Trump calls it "reckless"

North Korea claims it has successfully tested a nuclear-capable intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), calling it a "stern warning" for the US.

North Korea's Kim Jong-Un: ICBM a gift for 'American bas***ds'

05 Jul 2017

North Korea's Kim Jong-Un: ICBM a gift for 'American bas***ds'

North Korean state news said the country has tested an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) capable of delivering a "large, heavy nuclear warhead" which can survive re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere.

N.Korea tests a missile that can reach 'anywhere in world'

04 Jul 2017

N.Korea tests a missile that can reach 'anywhere in world'

In a first, North Korea said it has successfully tested a long-range nuclear-capable intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).

India successfully test-fires indigenous short-range QRSAM missile

03 Jul 2017

India successfully test-fires indigenous short-range QRSAM missile

India has successfully test-fired the indigenous Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air (QRSAM) missile from Chandipur, near Balasore, Odisha.

N. Korea fires 4 anti-ship missiles as tensions simmer

08 Jun 2017

N. Korea fires 4 anti-ship missiles as tensions simmer

North Korea has fired four anti-ship missiles off its east coast, near the port city of Wonsan.

India successfully test-fires Prithvi-II nuclear-capable missile

02 Jun 2017

India successfully test-fires Prithvi-II nuclear-capable missile

On June 2, India successfully test-fired its indigenous nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile.

North Korea test fires ballistic missile, Japan vows "concrete action"

29 May 2017

North Korea test fires ballistic missile, Japan vows "concrete action"

North Korea has test-fired a short-range ballistic missile which flew for six minutes before landing in the Sea of Japan.