Mission Shakti(Search results - 23)
Politics13, Apr 2019, 4:03 PM IST
Modi-led govt promises to assure 'Jal Shakti Ministry' if voted back to power
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also said that former president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam would have been happy about the recent success of Mission Shakti, the A-SAT missile test guided by "Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas."
Security6, Apr 2019, 7:01 PM IST
Why NASA need not worry about India's ASAT test
NASA had called India's ASAT test a 'terrible thing'. But the scientists at the DRDO clarified that the threat of debris is not that much. The entire debris will decay in 45 days.
India5, Apr 2019, 5:04 PM IST
Pentagon backs India, says ASAT debris expected to burn up in atmosphere
Just days after Mission Shakti was launched to attack India’s own satellite, in a bid to expand the country’s defence, the Pentagon has now backed India in stating that the debris would not be harmful
Security2, Apr 2019, 5:22 PM IST
Make-in-India military hardware good bang for the buck
From indigenous production under licence after procurement to the coming of age of the private sector in defence equipment manufacturing, from great utility for the Army, Navy and Air Force to importers showing keen interest in our weapon systems, the Make-in-India project for military hardware has arrived all guns blazing.
India1, Apr 2019, 6:36 PM IST
ASAT rules social media days after PM Modi’s Mission Shakti proclamation
Close to 60% of the posts on social media related to keyword ASAT received encouraging response while only 23% of over a lakh tweets were negative in nature and rest 17% were neutral
India31, Mar 2019, 11:57 AM IST
America, Spain piggyback on ISRO as India sends 29 satellites in 3 orbits
ISRO's PSLV-C45's launch came six days after India test-fired an anti-satellite (ASAT) missile in the Mission Shakti operation.
Viral31, Mar 2019, 11:55 AM IST
ISRO, DRDO planning to launch Anti-Russell Sixer Missile next?
The appeal was initiated by Kings XI Punjab spinner Varun Chakravarthy, who was on the receiving end of a flurry of massive sixes from KKR's swashbuckling batsman Andre Russell in a recent IPL game
Politics30, Mar 2019, 6:09 PM IST
Fact check: No, Prashant Bhushan, none of ISRO, DRDO, HAL is Nehru's creation
Out of the three institutions of science the activist-lawyer has named, HAL existed even before India gained independence. DRDO was a mere merger of three older institutions. ISRO came into being five years after India's first Prime Minister was no more.
Politics30, Mar 2019, 11:50 AM IST
Election Commission gives clean chit to Modi on Mission Shakti broadcast
While the model code of conduct prohibits government functionaries to address the nation in between the announcement of election dates and the dates of polling via radio or television, DD News had relayed the programme. The national broadcaster explained to the Election Commission that it was not its own telecast but news agency ANI's. ANI, in turn, got it from YouTube. Moreover, Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not make an announcement of any new policy decision, which is prohibited at the time when the model code is in vogue.
Politics29, Mar 2019, 5:42 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi sees no challenger in 2019 polls, confident of getting more than 300 seats
Modi said, "Maybe in 2024, there emerges a person who can challenge me, but there is no challenger in 2019, because the voters have made up their minds and they are not looking for an alternate candidate."
Politics29, Mar 2019, 2:37 PM IST
PM Modi on criticism of A-SAT: Congress does not know the subject
NCP general secretary DP Tripathi on Thursday said Narendra Modi's address to the nation on India's successful test of the A-SAT missile was a "violation" of the model code of conduct
World29, Mar 2019, 1:42 PM IST
After China, another P5 power expresses concern over India's Mission Shakti
In a statement, Russia said, "We noted the test of anti-satellite weapons conducted by India on March 27, as a result of which an Indian spacecraft - a target - in a low earth orbit was hit by an interceptor ballistic missile."
Elections29, Mar 2019, 12:54 PM IST
Modi in Koraput: India has put a ‘chowkidar’ in space, Congress only interested in doubting Army
Narendra Modi urged people to vote wisely in the upcoming Lok Sabha election. He asked people what kind of government they want: A government which attacks the enemy in the house or who run away from the battleground?
India28, Mar 2019, 11:47 AM IST
Mission Shakti: Check out these stunning images of India's 'Guardian of Galaxy'
Calling it as 'Mission Shakti', Prim Minister Narendra Modi said it is an important step towards securing India's safety, economic growth and technological advancement
India28, Mar 2019, 11:09 AM IST
Modi triples India space spending since UPA time: Will Rahul Gandhi still wish PM for World Threatre Day?
In Mission Shakti, India used indigenously made Anti-Satellite Weapons (A-SAT) for hitting the live satellite target, which was on a ‘Low Earth Orbit’ at a height of 300 kilometers from the earth’s surface