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Top StoriesApr 10, 2021, 5:31 PM IST
Traffic hit as farmers intensify protest, block KMP expressway in Haryana for 24 hours
Traffic on the 135-km-long Kundli-Manesar-Palwal Expressway in Haryana, connecting the Delhi-Agra and Delhi-Ambala highways, was completely hit on Saturday after farmers began protests at several points in response to a call by Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) for a 24-hour blockade.
DefenceApr 1, 2021, 9:02 AM IST
3 more Rafale fighter aircraft land in India after a 7000 Km flight
With the new batch's arrival, the number of Rafale aircraft in the Indian Air Force inventory has reached 14.
DefenceMar 11, 2021, 6:57 PM IST
Second Rafale squadron to be based out of Hasimara in West Bengal
The first squadron of Rafale was raised at Ambala in Haryana to deal with the adversary on the western front while Hasimara is being raised to counter the Chinese threat on the eastern front.
EntertainmentJan 7, 2021, 11:59 AM IST
Actress Parineeti Chopra goes wild in Ambala farm house, seen plucking lemon, peeling sugarcane skin
Actress Parineeti Chopra seems to enjoy her countryside life more than busy Mumbai's schedule.
Top StoriesNov 20, 2020, 1:25 PM IST
Haryana Health minister Anil Vij administered trial dose of COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin
Anil Vij was administered the trial dose at the Civil Hospital at Ambala Cantt, the BJP leader said on Twitter.
IndiaSep 10, 2020, 12:24 PM IST
IAF receives Rafale boost, five aircraft formally inducted at Ambala air base
The Indian Air Force formally inducted the Rafale aircraft on Thursday (September 10) into the 17 Squadron ‘Golden Arrows’. The 17 Squadron has many firsts to its credit; in 1955 it was equipped with the first jet fighter, the legendary De Havilland Vampire.
IndiaAug 4, 2020, 10:26 AM IST
Defence Diaries: India's game-changing Rafale edge
India’s first five Rafale fighter jets – 3 single-seat and 2 twin-seat, finally tore into its skies and landed at the Ambala air force station on July 29 after a 7,000 km flight from France. Dubbed as a game-changer, the 36 Rafale fighter jets is expected to further increase India’s strength and strategic depth in the region. Find out more about the Indian Air Force's most advanced aircraft from Air Marshal Anil Chopra (Retired), IAF test pilot, and Defence and Foreign Policy Analyst Abhijit Iyer-Mitra in this episode of Newsable Defence Diaries.
IndiaJul 29, 2020, 8:18 PM IST
Rafale: Why Ambala? What do new fighter jets mean to the IAF?
People of Ambala city will be able to see Rafale soar high in the sky for the next few months. The Indian Air Force will train on the fighter jets round the clock.
IndiaJul 29, 2020, 4:23 PM IST
Indian Air Force receives Rafale boost as 5 jets flown from France land in India
The first batch of Rafale fighter jets that took off from France on Monday has landed at the Ambala airbase today.
IndiaJul 29, 2020, 2:31 PM IST
Rafale Fighter Jets Will Force Enemy To Think Hard, Says Abhijit Iyer-Mitra
The first batch of the French Rafale fighter jets touched down at Haryana’s Amala on July 29 after covering a distance of nearly 7,000 km to join the Indian Air Force fleet. These jets, which are India’s first major acquisition of fighter planes in over 2 decades, will introduce new capabilities in IAF's fighter fleet that will be unrivalled in the region. We asked Defence and Foreign Policy analyst Abhijit Iyer-Mitra if the induction of this omnirole fighter sends a strong message to China and Pakistan about India’s air power and defence preparedness and here’s what he had to say.
IndiaJul 28, 2020, 8:48 PM IST
Rafale Fighter Jets A Game-Changer For IAF, Says Air Marshal Anil Chopra
The first batch of the much-awaited Rafale fighter jets took off from France on July 27 and are enroute to India. The distance covered by them is close to 7,000 kms, and will require air-to-air refueling. The aircraft will be inducted at Air Force Station Ambala on July 29, subject to weather and the final induction ceremony will take place in the second half of August. We spoke to Air Marshal Anil Chopra (retired), an Indian Air Force (IAF) test pilot and a pioneer of the Mirage-2000 fleet, and here’s what he had to say on the five Rafale fighter jets that are on their way to India.
Apr 21, 2017, 6:03 AM IST
Ambalapuzha Sreekrishna Temple ornaments go missing
The pathakkam and the chain, were part of sacred ornaments used to decorate presiding deity on auspicious occasions, are said to be missing since Vishu Festival on April 14