Back to homepage

Tag "Defence Research and Development Organisation"

DRDO chief calls upon scientists to focus on next-generation needs

DRDO chief calls upon scientists to focus on next-generation needs

🕔06:43, 2.Jan 2021

New Delhi, Jan 2  : The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Chief G. Satheesh Reddy on Friday asked scientists to focus on next-generation needs including cyber security, space and artificial intelligence. “The immense potential available in DRDO has been

Read Full Article
India successfully test fires advanced version of Pinaka rocket

India successfully test fires advanced version of Pinaka rocket

🕔08:31, 5.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 5  The enhanced Pinaka rocket developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) was successfully flight tested from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur off the coast of Odisha on Wednesday. The enhanced version of the

Read Full Article
DRDO releases new procurement manual to boost Industry participation

DRDO releases new procurement manual to boost Industry participation

🕔18:30, 21.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 21  Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday released the Procurement Manual 2020 for the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). This move is aimed at encouraging more participation by Indian industry, including start-ups and Micro, Small and

Read Full Article
‘Congratulations’, says PM as India enters elite missile club

‘Congratulations’, says PM as India enters elite missile club

🕔08:15, 8.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 8 Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for successfully demonstrating the hypersonic air-breathing scramjet technology with the flight test of the Hypersonic Technology Demonstration Vehicle (HSTDV) on Monday morning from the APJ

Read Full Article
Panel set up to redefine DRDO for futuristic defence

Panel set up to redefine DRDO for futuristic defence

🕔11:44, 27.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 27  With an eye on reducing the Indian military’s dependence on imports, the Central government has set up a five member panel to prepare the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) for “futuristic defence” and battlefield scenarios.

Read Full Article
DRDO identifies 108 systems and subsystems for industry to design, develop

DRDO identifies 108 systems and subsystems for industry to design, develop

🕔07:07, 25.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 25  Responding to the clarion call of ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat’, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) said on Monday that 108 systems and subsystems would be developed in India, thus strengthening the indigenous defence ecosystem. A DRDO

Read Full Article
DRDO develops software tool for tracking Covid patients in quarantine

DRDO develops software tool for tracking Covid patients in quarantine

🕔07:09, 14.Jul 2020

Hyderabad, July 14  The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed a software tool for enforcement of quarantine, which will be implemented in partnership with the Telangana Information Technology Association (TITA), an industry body of software professionals. Both the

Read Full Article
DRDO to set up research cell at IIT Hyd for defence tech requirements

DRDO to set up research cell at IIT Hyd for defence tech requirements

🕔18:41, 6.Jul 2020

Hyderabad, July 6 Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) will establish a research cell at Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad to meet the future defence technological requirements of the country. This was announced here on Monday. The �DRDO-IITH Research Cell’ will

Read Full Article
Indigenous systems will immensely benefit forces: DRDO

Indigenous systems will immensely benefit forces: DRDO

🕔18:25, 2.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 2 The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) said on Thursday that the armed forces and the industry will be immensely benefitted by the manufacturing of indigenous systems. DRDO Chairman G. Satheesh Reddy said that air-to-air missile

Read Full Article
Home Ministry ropes in DRDO to set up 1,000 bed hospital in Delhi

Home Ministry ropes in DRDO to set up 1,000 bed hospital in Delhi

🕔17:39, 1.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 1  As Covid-19 infection cases in Delhi on a steep rise, the Central government takes help of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and armed forces to set up a 1,000 bed hospital in the national capital.

Read Full Article
DRDO develops Ultra Violet disinfection tower

DRDO develops Ultra Violet disinfection tower

🕔20:46, 4.May 2020

New Delhi, May 4  Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed an Ultra Violet (UV) disinfection tower for rapid and chemical free disinfection of high coronavirus infection prone areas. The Ultra Violet blaster is useful for high-tech surfaces like

Read Full Article
DRDO installs disinfection chamber at AIIMS on trial basis

DRDO installs disinfection chamber at AIIMS on trial basis

🕔11:51, 8.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 8  In the ongoing fight against COVID-19 pandemic, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has installed its newly developed full body disinfection chamber at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). The chamber will help in

Read Full Article
DRDO develops portable backpack for sanitisation equipment

DRDO develops portable backpack for sanitisation equipment

🕔20:13, 3.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 3  In a quest for developing indigenous solutions to combat the coronavirus Pandemic, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed portable backpack for area sanitisation equipment. “The Centre for Fire Explosive and Environment Safety (CFEES), Delhi,

Read Full Article
DRDO develops bio suit to keep health professionals safe

DRDO develops bio suit to keep health professionals safe

🕔20:11, 2.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 2  The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed a bio suit to keep the medical, paramedical and other personnel engaged in combating COVID-19 safe from the deadly virus. Scientists at various DRDO laboratories have prepared

Read Full Article
DRDO inks deal with Russian company

DRDO inks deal with Russian company

🕔10:58, 7.Feb 2020

Lucknow, Feb 7  The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) signed a technology development contract with a Russian company Rosoboronexport on Friday at DefExpo2020 here. DRDO’s High Energy Materials Research Laboratory (HEMRL) signed contract with Rosoboronexport for development of Advanced

Read Full Article
Modi calls on DRDO for newer innovations for self-reliant India

Modi calls on DRDO for newer innovations for self-reliant India

🕔07:01, 3.Jan 2020

Bengaluru, Jan 3  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday called upon Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) to come up with newer innovations for a self-reliant India in Bengaluru as he dedicated new labs to bolster focused research. “In the

Read Full Article
Rajnath reviews progress in critical defence technologies

Rajnath reviews progress in critical defence technologies

🕔07:16, 15.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 15  Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday reviewed the progress of research and development activities in defence technologies at the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) headquarters here. Appreciating the commitment and dedication of the DRDO

Read Full Article
DRDO successfully conducts flight test of ‘Abhyas’

DRDO successfully conducts flight test of ‘Abhyas’

🕔09:40, 14.May 2019

New Delhi, May 14  The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Monday conducted successfully flight test of ‘Abhyas, a high-speed expendable aerial target (HEAT), which offers a realistic threat scenario for practice of weapon systems. The flight test was

Read Full Article
DRDO fired A-SAT missile off Abdul Kalam Island

DRDO fired A-SAT missile off Abdul Kalam Island

🕔12:41, 28.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 28  India on Wednesday made its way into an elite club of “space super powers” as its anti-satellite missile A-SAT successfully targeted a live satellite on a low earth orbit in just three minutes. As part of

Read Full Article
DRDO anti-tank missile test-fired successfully

DRDO anti-tank missile test-fired successfully

🕔08:03, 15.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 15  A man-portable anti-tank guided missile (MPATGM) was successfully test-fired in Rajasthan desert on Thursday. The missile has been developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO). According to a Defence Ministry statement, the indigenously developed,

Read Full Article