Fifteen hours after two buildings collapsed in Greater Noida’s Shahberi village, National Disaster Response Force personnel and local police teams continued to dig through the rubble in search of labourers and a family of four on Wednesday. Three bodies had already been recovered by early that morning.
The technology, which CSIO started developing from scratch after the UK,USA, France and Israel declined to share it with India, was first adapted for the indigenous light combat aircraft Tejas. read more
A Sukhoi Su-30MKI twinjet fighter aircraft crashed near a farm in Maharashtra’s Nashik district ahead of its induction into the Indian Air Force. There were no casualties as both pilots ejected safely before the jet hit ground during a test flight on June 27. The Russian aircraft is being built under licence by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited. (HT Correspondent)read more
Novak Djokovic (C) receives treatment from a trainer between games against Italy's Marco Cecchinato during their men's singles quarter-final match on day ten of The Roland Garros 2018 French Open tennis tournament in Paris, France.
The tender to supply the Indian Air Force with 110 combat aircraft, for which Boeing is a contender, along with the likes of Lockheed and Saab, mandates building at least 85% of the order locally. The deal is likely to be at least $15 billion. read more