Scientific data, research & progress: Why India should compromise on the multiplier effect?

Lalit Shastri While Secretary Department of Science and Technology, Government of India Prof. Ashutosh Sharma has drawn attention to India’s National Data Sharing and Accessibility Policy (INDSAP) and the open government data portal to underline the increasing attention given by India to sharing of scientific data, there is nothing to explain officially why very few… Read More Scientific data, research & progress: Why India should compromise on the multiplier effect?

DRDO successfully test fires Prithvi Defence Vehicle Interceptor Missile

Newsroom24x7 Staff From a ship in Bay of Bengal: In a significant milestone achieved in the direction of developing a two-layered Ballistic Missile Defence system, DRDO today successfully carried out the maiden PDV mission meeting the mission objectives. PDV mission is for engaging the targets in the exo-atmosphere region at about more than 120km altitude. Both, the PDV… Read More DRDO successfully test fires Prithvi Defence Vehicle Interceptor Missile

CBI registers case in US $ 210 Million Embraer deal

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against some unidentified officials of Ministry of Defence and Research and Development Organisation (DRDO); a Brazilian aerospace company and its officials; a Singapore based firm and some individuals yet to be identified on charges of corruption linked with the procurement of three modified Embraer… Read More CBI registers case in US $ 210 Million Embraer deal

Defexpo 2016: DRDO will focus on the spirit of ‘Make In India’

Newsroom247 Desk New Delhi: The display of state-of-the-art military systems and technologies by Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) will narrate the saga of self-reliance & national pride by focusing on the spirit of “Make in India” at Defence Expo 2016 in Goa between  28 and 31 March. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will inaugurate the ninth edition of… Read More Defexpo 2016: DRDO will focus on the spirit of ‘Make In India’

No Chinese Naval Base in Seychelles: Indian Defence Minister

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: India’s Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar told Rajya Sabha today said that no naval base has been established by China in Seychelles. The Minister went on to inform the House that the Government is aware of Chinese participation in development projects in the Indian Ocean Region and keeps a constant watch on all… Read More No Chinese Naval Base in Seychelles: Indian Defence Minister

President, PM Congratulate DRDO on the Successful Test-Firing of Agni-V

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Jan. 31:President of India Pranab Mukherjee has congratulated DRDO on the successful test-firing of the third developmental trial of Agni-V surface-to-surface missile. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also saluted the scientists on the successful test-firing of Agni V missile. The successful test-firing of Agni V from a canister makes the missile… Read More President, PM Congratulate DRDO on the Successful Test-Firing of Agni-V