Dhruv

  • Navy commissions first advanced light helicopter squadron 12-11-2013 10:17 PM

    New Delhi: The first ALH (Dhruv) Squadron was commissioned at Kochi today by Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha, Flag Officer Commanding in Chief Western Naval Command. Dhruv is the first indigenously designed and manufactured helicopter at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited and with its multi role capabilities has proven her mettle in all...
  • Helicopter Dhruv clocks 1,00,000 flying hours 09-10-2013 10:09 PM

    Bangalore: The country's first indigenous chopper, Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH -Dhruv), designed, developed, produced and maintained by Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) to meet the requirements of military and civil operators, on Wednesday achieved a new milestone of clocking one lakh cumulative flying hours. The landmark was achieved early in the...
  • Eesha Koppikar returns to Kollywood with 'Looty' 28-09-2013 04:50 PM

    Eesha Koppikar, who worked in Kollywood in films like 'O Nanna Nalle', 'Suryavansha' and 'Hoo Anthiya Uhoo Anthiya' earlier, will now return to Kannada films with 'Looty'. The actress bid adieu to films after she got married to businessman Timmy Narang. The actress will return to Kannada films after a...
  • Army helicopter crashes at Siachen, pilots safe 13-05-2013 01:49 PM

    New Delhi: An Army helicopter, on air maintenance operations, crashed on Monday morning in the icy heights of Siachen glacier but both the pilots survived the accident and were being evacuated for treatment, army sources said. The advanced light helicopter (ALH) Dhruv, flown by two pilots of the Army Aviation...
  • Pankaj Advani wins the World Billiards Championship 28-10-2012 11:43 PM

    Leeds: India's Pankaj Advani won his seventh World billiards title when he outclassed defending champion Mike Russell 1,895-1,216 in the final on Sunday. Leading 872-614 at the half-way mark in the five-hour match, the 27-year old Advani displayed greater consistency than Russell to repeat his 2009 victory against the 43-year-old...
  • Advani, Sethi keep up winning streak at World Billiards 21-10-2012 07:43 PM

    Leeds: Seven-time world champion Pankaj Advani, veteran Geet Sethi and Dhruv Sitwala continued their unbeaten run in the Time Format after outplaying their rivals in the World Billiards Championships here Sunday. Advani whipped John Hartley of England 630-294, Sethi routed another Englishman Nalin Patel 522-268 and Sitwala virtually toyed with...
  • Killed for nothing: CBI chargesheet in Shehla Masood murder case

    In Conversation |  Hemender Sharma
    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will file its chargesheet in the sensational Shehla Masood murder case in the special CBI court in Indore on...

  • Sikkim: Four Armymen killed in helicopter crash 22-04-2011 12:11 PM

    Gangtok: Four Army personnel have been killed in a helicopter crash in north Sikkim, Eastern Army Command sources have told CNN-IBN. The Army helicopter, with two pilots and two soldiers, went missing on Thursday while flying over north Sikkim. The wreckage of the helicopter, which was taking part in a...
  • Sikkim: Army helicopter with 4 on board missing 21-04-2011 04:59 PM

    Gangtok: An Army helicopter, with two pilots and two soldiers, went missing on Thursday while flying over north Sikkim, triggering concerns over the fate of the machine and the personnel. The Advance Light Helicopter (ALH) Dhruv helicopter of the Army Aviation Corps had taken off from Sewak Road Base in...
  • Sudhir Mishra's 'Dhruv' deferred due to Farhan Akhtar 29-11-2010 09:21 PM

    New Delhi: Critically-acclaimed filmmaker Sudhir Mishra's future project Dhruv that stars director-turned-actor Farhan Akhtar in the lead has been deferred, as the latter is busy directing his film in Berlin. "Dhruv will be shot once Don 2 finishes because Farhan, who is in the lead in the movie with Kareena...
  • India tests home-made combat chopper 30-03-2010 05:03 PM

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  • INV Mantra: Choose a life cover for yourself 13-03-2009 09:05 PM

    Financial Advisors' Dhruv Agarwala tells how to choose a life cover for yourself. ...
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    Indian music is going places with AR Rahman winning a Golden Globe. ...
  • Crafting a novel with a thousand authors 05-06-2008 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: Johannesburg and Cape Town were among the four venues finalised for the fourth edition of the Champions League Twenty20 tournament, which will be held from October 9 to October 28. Centurion and Durban are the other two venues announced by the CLT20 Governing Council. The event will feature...
  • Post crash, Dhruv to still fly high 07-02-2007 01:52 PM

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