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  • Army helicopter crashes, three officers killed :-A Cheetah helicopter of the Army on Wednesday crashed moments after taking off from an airbase in Cantt area here, killing the two pilots and an engineer....
  • US, India to collaborate on Mars exploration:-India and the US, after sending their own respective spacecraft into Mars' orbit, have now agreed to cooperate on future explorations of the Red Planet, which America said will yield "tangible benefits" to both the countries and the world at large....
  • India, US agree to renew defence pact:-India and US have agreed to extend their defence agreement for another 10 years which is expected to give a big boost to cooperation in this key area between the two countries. After the Summit-level meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama, on Tuesday both sides decided to extend the pact, said Vikram Doraiswami, Joint Secretary (Americas) in the Ministry of External Affairs....
  • Iran extends military service as birthrate slows:- Iran is to extend compulsory military service to two years because of a shortage of conscripts in the Islamic republic, the army said....
  • US, India to collaborate on Mars exploration

    India and the US, after sending their own respective spacecraft into Mars' orbit, have now agreed to cooperate on future explorations of the Red Planet, which America said will yield "tangible benefits" to both the countries and the world at large.

  • India, US agree to renew defence pact

    India and US have agreed to extend their defence agreement for another 10 years which is expected to give a big boost to cooperation in this key area between the two countries. After the Summit-level meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama, on Tuesday both sides decided to extend the pact, said Vikram Doraiswami, Joint Secretary (Americas) in the Ministry of External Affairs.

  • HAL, DRDO test first LCA built for IAF

    State-owned HAL and DRDO on Tuesday carried out the maiden sortie of the first LCA Tejas aircraft produced for the Indian Air Force by them in Bengaluru. The aircraft named 'Series Production 1' would now undergo a series of trials under the Acceptance Performance Tests before it is handed over to the IAF.

  • MOM spacecraft sends pix of dust storm activities on Mars

    "Regional dust storm activities over northern hemisphere of Mars - captured by Mars Colour Camera on-board Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM)", Bangalore-headquartered Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said on its official Facebook page with a picture.

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