July 01, 2018 2:48 pm
The missile system, with a strike range of 5,000 km and capable of carrying nuclear warhead, are being inducted into the elite Strategic Forces Command (SFC), official sources said.
June 03, 2018 8:32 pm
However, the capabilities of the Agni-5 pale in comparison to China's ICBM - the CSS-10 Mod 2, which has a range in excess of 11,200 km and can reach most locations within continental United States.
June 03, 2018 1:01 pm
The missile has been programmed in such a way that after reaching the peak of its trajectory, it will turn towards the earth and continue its journey towards the intended target with an increased speed due to the attraction of earth's gravitational pull.
January 19, 2018 12:59 pm
China's northernmost parts are now within striking distance.
January 18, 2018 7:09 pm
Agni 5 launch: Confirming the development, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said: "We have successfully launched nuclear-capable ballistic missile Agni-V today."
February 01, 2015 10:46 am
The successful launch came on DRDO Director General Avinash Chander’s last day in office.
January 31, 2015 8:03 pm
Saturday's launch was the third developmental trial of the long range missile.
February 07, 2014 3:34 pm
The indigenously developed missile Agni-V is capable of striking a range of more than 5000 km.
January 26, 2014 1:22 am
Japan, the only country to have suffered an atom bomb, is extremely sensitive to display of nuclear weapons.
December 18, 2011 6:05 pm
Chinese media reported the last month's successful test flight of the 3000 km range Agni-IV missile.