Missile Test

  • North Korean UN envoy urges end to economic sanctions 22-06-2013 06:37 AM

    United Nations: North Korea's envoy to the United Nations on Friday called on the United States to lift its economic sanctions against Pyongyang and urged UN members not to follow Security Council sanctions imposed over the North's nuclear and missile tests. "I urge the United States to stop economic sanctions...
  • Odisha: Fire breaks out near missile trial centre at DRDO 29-04-2013 08:08 AM

    Balasore: A fire broke out in Chandipur's ammunition depot in Odisha early Monday morning. The fire broke out at 4 am in the ammunition testing centre of the Proof and Experimental Establishment or PXE. "The fire triggered explosions as it erupted in the magazine store of the Proof and Experimental...
  • Goal of nuclear free North Korea tests US, China ties 14-04-2013 06:29 AM

    Beijing: Bound by threats from North Korea, the US and China agreed on Saturday to rid the bellicose nation of nuclear weapons in a test of whether the world powers can shelve years of rivalry and discord, and unite in fostering global stability. Beyond this latest attempt to restrain North...
  • US stresses limits of North Korea's nuclear firepower 13-04-2013 07:20 AM

    Washington: On the brink of an expected North Korean missile test, US officials focused on the limits of Pyongyang's nuclear firepower on Friday, trying to shift attention from the disclosure that the North Koreans might be able to launch a nuclear strike. They insisted that while the unpredictable government might...
  • North Korea nears 'dangerous line': US Defence Secretary 11-04-2013 11:15 AM

    Washington: Asserting that the US is ready with all its contingency plans to defend itself and its allies from any misadventure from North Korea, Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel has warned that the isolated nation was "skating very close to a dangerous line." "North Korea has been, with its bellicose rhetoric,...
  • S Korea firmly convinced that N Korean missile test is eminent: Jim Clancy 11-04-2013 09:35 AM

    South Korea said on Wednesday that there was a 'very high' probability that North Korea, after weeks of threats of war, would test-launch a medium-range missile, at any time, as a show of strength. CNN-IBN's Suhasini Haidar spoke to CNN's Senior Correspondent Jim Clancy about how likely a North Korean...
  • Japan deploys ballistic missiles amid North Korea threat 09-04-2013 08:10 AM

    Tokyo: Amid rising tensions over speculations of North Korea conducting missile tests, Japan has rolled out its ballistic missile defence system on Monday. Aerial footage shot by Japanese public broadcaster NHK showed launchers equipped with Patriot surface-to-air missiles deployed at three bases on the Japanese mainland, one - on the...
  • South Korea expects North Korea to launch missile test this week 08-04-2013 09:45 AM

    Seoul: South Korea expects the North to launch a missile this week. Seoul says it's on military readiness posture and has hit out at Pyongyang's scare tactics. Meanwhile, the US is trying to calm tensions by delaying its own missile test. ...
  • N Korea may be preparing to test missile: S Korea 08-04-2013 06:40 AM

    Seoul: A top South Korean national security official said on Sunday that North Korea may be setting the stage for a missile test or another provocative act with its warning that it soon will be unable to guarantee diplomats' safety in Pyongyang. But he added that the North's clearest objective...
  • Navy's plans to test fire missiles hit hurdle 07-11-2011 08:19 PM

    New Delhi: The Indian Navy's plans to test fire missiles from Andaman and Nicobar Islands appear to have hit a hurdle with the Environment Ministry concerned over the impact of the exercise on an endangered bird species found only in the ecologically sensitive area. The Environment Ministry, which is examining...
  • Agni-II tested successfully 18-05-2010 01:50 AM

    The 2,000 km range missile will be able to hit targets in the Indian Ocean, the Arabian Sea and the South China Sea. ...
  • UN will inspect Iran's nuke site 29-09-2009 01:03 PM

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  • Iran tests short-range missiles: Report 27-09-2009 06:03 PM

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  • Watch: N Korea fires another test missile 27-05-2009 03:54 PM

    Officials said the missile had been fired into the Sea of Japan. ...
  • Iran tests missiles in response to US, Israeli threats 09-07-2008 03:18 PM

    Karachi: International cricket of a sort returns to Pakistan this weekend for the first time since the Sri Lanka team was attacked in 2009, but a resumption of tours by overseas sides remains a distant prospect. An International World XI captained by Sri Lankan legend Sanath Jayasuriya and featuring several...
  • Pak test-fires nuclear-capable missile 29-11-2006 11:51 AM

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  • N Korea nuke test relatively small 09-10-2006 04:19 PM

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  • N Korea stands firm on Nuke test 04-10-2006 05:56 PM

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