High-Altitude Trials of Indigenous Gun

High-Altitude Trials of Indigenous Gun

Pune: The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is all set to carry out high altitude (HA) trial of 155 mm 52-calibre advanced towed artillery gun system (ATAGS) in Sikkim next week.

ATAGS has been jointly developed by DRDO and the private sector. In September last year, it successfully cleared the desert trials.

A senior DRDO

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More storks opt to spend the winter in the Netherlands

More storks opt to spend the winter in the NetherlandsStorks in a field, hunting. Photo: Depositphotos.com

More storks are overwintering in the Netherlands, according to the Dutch stork research foundation. According to preliminary figures, the volunteers spotted 583 storks in the Dutch countryside, compared with 447 last winter.

Every January, the foundation’s volunteers count the number of storks at p

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Threat of CBRN Weapons Becoming A 'Reality', Says Army Chief

Threat of CBRN Weapons Becoming A 'Reality', Says Army Chief

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who was scheduled to inaugurate the event, did not attend, citing pressing engagements elsewhere

NEW DELHI: Army chief Bipin Rawat today said the threat of the use of Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear weapons, collectively termed as CBRN, was becoming a "reality", particularly from "non-state

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