India successfully test-fires interceptor missile

India successfully test-fires interceptor missile Updated on : 11-02-2017 09:28 PM
India has successfully test-fired an interceptor missile off the Odisha coast.

With this a significant milestone in the direction of developing a two-layered Ballistic Missile Defence system has been accomplished.

The Prithvi Defence Vehicle mission is for engaging targets at an altitude above 50 km of earth's atmosphere.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed scientists for their achievement.


IIT-Kharagpur alumnus garners prestigious

IIT-Kharagpur alumnus garners prestigious 'Te...

Updated on : 10-01-2017 06:52 AM
An IIT-Kharagpur alumnus has won the prestigious Technical Achievement Award (the Scientific & Technical Awards prize), popularly called the 'Technical Oscar', awarded by ....
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