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The shopping list of a corrupt babu: Silver pressure cooker, land in Pokhran!

Why would an official of the Bihar government buy land in Pokharan, Rajasthan -- the site where India carried out controversial nuclear tests in 1998? That is what the Economic Offences Unit of the......

BrahMos cruise missile successfully test fired

The army on Sunday successfully test fired the 290 km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile at the Pokharan range here to operationalise the second regiment of the weapon system in service. "In......

'No crater was formed after the nuke test'

"This is the picture of ground zero where the thermo-nuclear device was detonated in May 1998 in Pokharan. No crater was found at all! This picture tells the story that we have to do more homework.......

India, a reluctant and tentative nuclear power

More than a decade after Pokharan II, India doesn't have much to celebrate. It still doesn't have minimal, let alone, credible deterrence, says Brahma Chellaney. By certifying that the 1998......

Pokhran-II achieved 100 per cent results: Kakodkar

Dismissing a top nuclear scientist's contention that Pokharan II was not a complete success, Atomic Energy Commission chief Anil Kakodkar on Friday said the tests in 1998 achieved '100 per cent......

'Be smart with your money and you will see best results'

To set up any business in India may be little time consuming, but it is not so difficult as it is conceived to be. Raamdeo Agrawal, joint managing director of Motilal Oswal Securities also not had......

India to be among top 3 economies by 2030

The Congress party's consistent foreign policy has made India expand and diversify its commerce base and, as a result, it is poised to figure among the top three economies of the world by 2030,......

AIG lobbied for US-India nuclear deal

Even as it gasped for breath, American insurance giant AIG was lobbying the United States Congress hard to get the Indo-US civil nuclear energy deal cleared, reports Business, it......

Of trust vote and bad economics

A dispassionate understanding of the emerging world order would convince anyone that the Americans require the nuclear deal more than India does.Paradoxical as it may seem, much as America is the......
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Upgraded Arjun Mark-II tanks undergoing trial at Pokhran

JAISALMER: The upgraded version of the series of Arjun Mark-II tanks are undergoing trial at the Indian Army core level excercise at Pokhran field... ...
Manmohan hits at Modi for economy; advises him to take lesson from Nehru, Indira

New Delhi, Nov 19 : Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today kept on his verbal offensive against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, terming his... ...
Eco-friendly Diwali celebration drive begins in Thane

The kids have also planned a door-to-door initiative to explain people about the ill-effects of burning crackers and why it is necessary to say no... ...
With 15% water cut, Thanekars hope to sail through the crisis

RR Ambekar, secretary of Vikas Complex, says, "It's been more than a decade since we have faced any water crisis. Though 15% cut by TMC is... ...
Rare pics of APJ Abdul Kalam, former President of India

B'day special: Rare pics of APJ Abdul Kalam, former President of India APJ Abdul Kalam was unarguably one of the most loved presidents India has... ...

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