Cyclone Fani: How India saved more than a million lives and averted a disaster of epic proportions

Cyclone Fani, Odisha

Viewer Rating [Total: 2    Average: 5/5] You must sign in to voteWhen a natural calamity of epic proportions strikes, humans are mostly rendered helpless. However, proper use of technology may help us prepare for the worst and minimize loss of precious lives. This was evident in the way India managed early warning and disaster … Read moreCyclone Fani: How India saved more than a million lives and averted a disaster of epic proportions

Mission Shakti: India’s ASAT test and its geopolitical implications

India-ASAT-March-2019

Viewer Rating [Total: 3    Average: 5/5] You must sign in to voteIndia announced on 27th March, 2019 that it had successfully terminated a low earth orbit (LEO) satellite in space using an indigenously developed anti-satellite missile system. The test, code-named Mission Shakti, was fully successful and achieved all parameters and met desired objectives. An … Read moreMission Shakti: India’s ASAT test and its geopolitical implications

Indian Air Force strikes terrorist camps in Balakot area of Pakistan

Indian Air Force

Viewer Rating [Total: 3    Average: 5/5] You must sign in to voteThe Balakot air-strike in Pakistan occurred on 26th February 2019, when twelve Mirage 2000H jets of the Indian Air Force crossed the Line of Control in Kashmir to perform an air-strike on a terrorist training camp inside Pakistan. The airstrikes were a retaliation … Read moreIndian Air Force strikes terrorist camps in Balakot area of Pakistan

Pokhran II: The Rise

Viewer Rating [Total: 5    Average: 5/5] You must sign in to vote Pokhran-II was the series of five nuclear bomb test explosions conducted by India at the Indian Army’s Pokhran Test Range in May 1998. It was the second Indian nuclear test; the first test, code-named Smiling Buddha, was conducted in May 1974. Pokhran-II … Read morePokhran II: The Rise

Smiling Buddha: The Beginning (Pokhran I)

Viewer Rating [Total: 4    Average: 5/5] You must sign in to vote Smiling Buddha (MEA designation: Pokhran-I) was the assigned code name of India’s first successful nuclear bomb test on 18th May, 1974. The bomb was detonated on the army base, Pokhran Test Range (PTR), in Rajasthan by the Indian Army under the supervision … Read moreSmiling Buddha: The Beginning (Pokhran I)