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Pokhran

Oct 22, 2020 13:42
Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. read more
Oct 22, 2020 08:46
The Nag anti-tank missile is ready for deployment by the military, ending the need for India to import this weapon from either Israel or the US for the range of four kilometres. read more
May 18, 2020 09:33
India undertook its first nuclear journey on September 7, 1972 when the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi authorised scientists to detonate an indigenously designed nuclear device. read more
May 11, 2020 08:09
The underground tests marked the country’s arrival on the world’s nuclear stage and set the scene for some impressive developments in its strategic programme. read more
May 11, 2020 07:05
The day has a historical perspective as it was on May 11, 1998, that India achieved a major technological breakthrough by successfully carrying out nuclear tests at Pokhran. read more
May 08, 2020 12:11
Mange was first reported in the national park in 2006. After that, every year, the occurrence has increased. read more
Sep 02, 2019 17:42
The time to abandon the NFU policy has not come yet. Instead, India should work for a global treaty on NFU that includes all the de jure and de facto nuclear weapon powers read more
Aug 16, 2019 19:25
Union defence minister Rajnath Singh hinted on Friday India might change its “no first use” policy for nuclear weapons, introducing a level of ambiguity in a key security doctrine against the backdrop of heightened tensions with Pakistan. read more
Aug 16, 2019 14:15
Rajnath Singh, in a tweet, said though India has ‘No First Use’ policy on nuclear weapons, “what happens in future depends on the circumstances.” read more
Jul 17, 2019 17:52
The government’s former chief scientific advisor Dr R Chidambaram believes that India’s ‘No First Use’ policy of nuclear weapons is a good position to keep. read more
May 24, 2019 18:25
The defence ministry said the guided bomb achieved the desired range and hit the target with high precision. read more
Feb 16, 2019 21:13
In the Vayu Shakti exercise, the IAF showcased fire power capability of indigenously-developed platforms like Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas, Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) and efficacy of Akash surface-to-air missile and Astra air-to-air missil... read more
Feb 12, 2019 19:34
A MiG-27 aircraft out on a training mission crashed near the Pokharan range on the outskirts of Jaisalmer in Rajasthan around 6.10 pm on Tuesday. read more
Jan 02, 2019 10:35
Saleh Mohammed, son of Muslim religious leader Gazi Fakir, reached Pokhran for the first time after taking oath as a minister in Rajasthan’s Ashok Gehlot cabinet. read more
Nov 26, 2018 16:17
Rahul Gandhi said he had made the same promise in Punjab and Karnataka elections and Congress governments there have waived farmers’ loan read more