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National Technology Day 2019: Will leverage technology for development, says PM Modi

May 11, 2019 11:15 am

National Technology Day 2019: It is celebrated annually on May 11, the day on which India successfully test fired its first nuclear bombs in 1998. During the nuclear tests in Pokhran, five explosives were tested between May 11 and May 13.

Twenty years ago the earth shook and India became a nuclear power

May 11, 2018 5:33 pm

On May 11, 1998, the countdown had been foolproof. India, a Third World nation, had blasted its way into the world’s consciousness, demanding to be heard.

Army gets its first artillery guns three decades after Bofors, will be tested at Pokhran today

May 18, 2017 8:36 am

The Rs 2,900-crore deal, which was a government-to-government deal under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) route, was completed in November last year.