Here is the list of the 11 missiles India has tested in a period of September-October.
The state-of-the-art surface-to-surface missile blasted off around 7.30 pm from launch complex 3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur near Balasore and the trial was successful, they said.
The DRDO has successfully tested several missiles, including Shaurya hypersonic missile, BrahMos extended-range missile, in the last few weeks.
Talking about future challenges, the IAF chief also said the space domain is likely to dominate in times to come and it is being given the required thrust.
The trial of the missile, which has a strike range of 350 km, was carried out from a mobile launcher from launch complex-3 of the ITR, a DRDO official said.
The laser-guided anti-tank guided missile (ATGM) is likely to significantly enhance the fire-power capability of the Indian Army particularly along the frontiers with Pakistan and China, the officials said.
ABHYAS has been designed and developed by the Aeronautical Development Establishment (ADE) of the DRDO.
Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik, replying to a question in Rajya Sabha, said these centres will also provide support to academia to undertake research on new technologies in niche areas for military use.
DRDO will develop different DEWS variants of up to 100-kilowatt power, in collaboration with the domestic industry.
DRDO with this mission has demonstrated capabilities for highly complex technology that will serve as the building block for NextGen Hypersonic vehicles
Germany's decision to turn down the latest request by Pakistan is believed to be related to the 2017 truck bomb attack on the German Embassy in Kabul in which about 150 people were killed.
Since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus worldwide, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu and PM Narendra Modi have held three telephonic conversations in which they promised mutual assistance in dealing with the virus and committed to joint technological and scientific research between the countries
Developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the helicopter-launched anti-tank guided missile (ATGM) is one of the most advanced anti-tank weapons in the world.
Former Director General of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) V K Saraswat supported the idea of online teaching in the absence of regular classes in view of closure of schools due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Asserting that keeping MSMEs strong is one of the priorities of the government, Singh said there are more than 8,000 MSMEs, tiered partners of many defence organisations - ordnance factories, DPSUs and service organisations.
India is among the 183 countries that had signed the Biological Weapons Convention of 1975, which allows the possession of “biological agents and toxins” only for peaceful and protective purposes
The company expects to start production of the ventilators in about two-and-a-half months from the date of signing of the memorandum of understanding and technology transfer of the ventilator technology to it from the DRDO.
Scientists at several DRDO laboratories were involved in developing the "bio-suit" which will act as Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for the healthcare personnel
In a written reply, Shripad Naik, Minister of State for Defense, said in 2015, 37 scientists quit the organisation, followed by 38 in 2016, 22 in 2017, 17 in 2018 and 18 in 2019.
The DRDO system is equipped to instantaneously detect and identify drone threats and terminate them.
It is not implausible for India to usher in a revolution in military affairs if it adopts a robust strategic vision in its military procurement and long-term defence planning.
These labs will come up in Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kolkata and Mumbai where scientists below the age of 35 get priority to contribute for research and development.
Singh said this in his address at a workshop for integrated finance advisors, organised by the finance division of the Defence Ministry at the DRDO Bhawan here.
The missile, developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), was flight-tested from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur near here at 1145 hrs, a defence statement said.
The missile system, capable of striking into enemy territory up to a range of 75 kilometres with high precision, was fired from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur near here, the defence sources said.