Prithvi

  • Poll polarised between those who like Modi and those who don't: AAP 12-04-2014 06:14 PM

    Bangalore: The 2014 general election is polarised between those who like Narendra Modi or those who dislike him, National Executive Member of Aam Admi Party Prithvi Reddy said on Saturday. "This election Lok Sabha 2014 appears to be one of the most polarised elections this country has seen," he said....
  • AAP spokesperson Prithvi Reddy on why Arvind Kejriwal quit 15-02-2014 09:26 PM

    AAP's spokesperson Prithvi Reddy explains the party's stand on why Arvind Kejriwal and his Cabinet resigned. Why AAP quit government. To explain this, let us rewind a bit. In 2011, people of our country said, "enough is enough" and came together to fight for a strong Anti-corruption law. After many...
  • Prithvi Reddy to head AAP's panel on economic policy 19-01-2014 08:02 PM

    The ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi has formed a seven-member team to formulate its economic policy ahead of the general elections. The decision to form a committee assumes significance as the party is under pressure from several quarters to make its stand clear on various issues ranging from...
  • India test-fires nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile 07-01-2014 10:34 AM

    Balasore: India on Tuesday test-fired its indigenously developed Prithvi-II missile, which is capable of carrying 500 kg to 1,000 kg of warheads and has a strike range of 350 km, from a test range at Chandipur near here. The test was carried out as part of a user trial by...
  • Youngsters should learn from Rahane, Pujara and Rohit: Wasim Jaffer 06-01-2014 08:30 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran batsman Wasim Jaffer on Monday asked the youngsters to strike a right balance between Twenty20 cricket and the traditional formats of the game for reaping rewards. "If you ask any cricketer, the hardest form is Test cricket because there are no short-cuts. The shorter the game gets, it...
  • Prithvi-II missile successfully test-fired 03-12-2013 11:11 AM

    Balasore (Odisha): India on Tuesday successfully test-fired indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile with a strike range of 350 km from a test range at Chandipur in Odisha as part of a user trial by defence forces. The surface-to-surface missile was test-fired at around 10:05 AM from a mobile launcher in...
  • MCA to fete Sachin Tendulkar, Prithvi Shaw, Mushir Ahmed Khan 30-11-2013 09:05 PM

    Mumbai: Mumbai Cricket Association, which honoured Sachin Tendulkar by naming its Kandivli facility for him earlier this month, is going to felicitate him again next week at a function at its Bandra-Kurla Complex ground. "We are going to honour Sachin Tendulkar at our BKC complex on December 3 and the...
  • Sachin is god of cricket and my inspiration: Prithvi Shaw 20-11-2013 09:16 PM

    The young batting sensation, who smashed a record 546 off just 330 balls representing his school Rizvi Springfield during a Harris Shield match, wants to take one step at a time. ...
  • Prithvi Shaw: Ten things to know about the prodigious talent 20-11-2013 07:48 PM

    Mumbai's Harris Shield inter-school cricket tournament has a history of bringing prodigious talent into limelight. Prithvi Shaw, a 15-year-old batsman, is the latest to join the list as he smashed a record 546 off just 330 balls representing his school Rizvi Springfield at the famous Azad Maidan on Wednesday. In...
  • Prithvi Shaw ecstatic after playing a record innings 20-11-2013 07:45 PM

    Mumbai: Call it superstition or the Mumbai school of batsmanship which teaches one to put team before self, 14-year-old Prithvi Shaw had categorically told his team-mates not to prompt his personal score, which is why he didn't know that he reached 490s during his knock of 546. "I didn't know...
  • 15-year-old Prithvi Shaw slams 546 in Mumbai's Harris Shield, breaks school cricket record 20-11-2013 02:54 PM

    Batting prodigy Prithvi Shaw made heads turn and with it history pages on Wednesday with a knock of 546 in a Harris Shield match between his school Rizvi Springfield and St Francis D'Assisi - the first 500-plus score in school cricket. Resuming his innings from overnight 257* in just 166...
  • Prithvi-II successfully test-fired for second time in two days 08-10-2013 01:20 PM

    Balasore: India on Tuesday successfully test-fired for the second time in two days its indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile, which has a strike range of 350 km, from a test range at Chandipur near Balasore. The surface-to-surface missile was test-fired from a mobile launcher in salvo mode from launch complex-3...
  • Nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile test fired from Odisha 07-10-2013 09:56 AM

    Balasore: India on Monday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile with a strike range of 350 km from a test range at Chandipur near here. The surface-to-surface missile was test-fired from a mobile launcher in salvo mode from launch complex-3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at about...
  • India test fires N-capable Prithvi-II missile 12-08-2013 03:24 PM

    Balasore (Odisha): India on Monday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile, which has a strike range of 350 km, as part of a user trial for the defence forces. The sophisticated surface-to-surface missile was test fired from a mobile launcher in salvo mode from launch complex-3 of...
  • News briefs: CUB gets permanent address in Gaya, will start 4 new integrated courses 09-08-2013 10:53 PM

    The Central University of Bihar (CUB) is finally set to expand from the new session starting August 13 in Gaya. The university will have its permanent location on defence land allocated by the centre. CUB has decided to start four new integrated graduate programmes in Gaya. The courses include BSc...
  • Prithvi missiles to be replaced by more-capable Prahar: DRDO 30-06-2013 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Seeking to enhance its precision strike capabilities, India is planning to replace its 150 km-range Prithvi ballistic missiles with the newly developed quick reaction Prahar missiles. "We are withdrawing the tactical 150 km-range Prithvi missiles and will replace them with the Prahar missiles, which are more capable and...
  • Kannada film 'Andar Bahar' to be released in 100 theaters 08-04-2013 07:58 PM

    Two terrific performers of the year stars Shivarajakumar and Mallu who were the screen stealers in emotional roles are cynosure of all eyes in 'Andar Bahar'. However, the Kannada film will be releasing all over Karnataka in over 100 theaters. Parvathi proving her mettle in some of the brilliant in...
  • Twin test of Prithvi-II postponed: ITR Director 21-12-2011 11:37 AM

    Balasore: A twin user trial of India's nuclear-capable Prithvi-II missile by the Army was deferred on Wednesday due to a technical problem at the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur. "The test was postponed due to a technical snag," ITR Director SP Dash said, adding that the date for future trial...
  • N-capable Prithvi-II successfully test-fired 26-09-2011 10:09 AM

    Balasore (Orissa): India on Monday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Prithvi-II ballistic missile, with a range of 350 km, as part of user trial by the armed forces from Chandipur off Orissa coast, about 15 km from Balasore. "The indigenously developed surface-to-surface missile was flight tested at around 8.50 AM from...
  • India test-fires indigenous missile Prithvi-II 09-06-2011 09:55 AM

    Balasore: India on Thursday successfully test-fired its nuclear capable Prithvi-II ballistic missile from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur as part of the user's trial by the Army. "The indigenously developed missile mounted on a mobile launcher was test-fired from the launch complex-3 in the ITR at around 0905 hours...
  • India sucessfully test-fires 2 N-capable missiles 11-03-2011 10:49 AM

    Balasore: India on Friday successfully test-fired its homegrown nuclear-capable Prithvi II and Dhanush missiles, a defence official said. The Prithvi II surface-to-surface ballistic missile with a range of 350 km was launched from Chandipur, some 230 km from Orissa capital Bhubaneswar. Dhanush, the naval version of Prithvi with the same...
  • Two Prithvi-II ballistic missiles test-fired 22-12-2010 10:02 AM

    Balasore: India on Wednesday test-fired two Prithvi-II nuclear-capable ballistic missiles within an hour from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) as part of user trials by the Army at Chandipur off Orissa coast. "The surface-to-surface missiles mounted on mobile launchers were test-fired from the launch complex-3 in the ITR at around...
  • Prithvi missile fails to take off during trial 24-09-2010 12:05 PM

    Balasore (Orissa): India's indigenously developed nuclear capable Prithvi-II ballistic missile failed to take off during a user trial from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur off the Orissa coast on Friday apparently due to a technical problem, defence sources said. Though the ITR authorities were not immediately available for comment,...