Here’s your 4-day President’s Day Weekend box office returns (new releases bolded):
1. The Lego Movie – $ 48.8 million
2. About Last Night – $ 27.0 million
3. Robocop – $ 21.5 million
4. The Monuments Men – $ 15.0 million
5. Endless Love – $ 13.3 million
6. Ride Along – $ 8.7 million
7. Winter’s Tale – $ 7.7 million
8. Frozen – $ 5.8 million
9. Lone Survivor – $ 4.0
India on Friday successfully test-fired its indigenously developed, nuclear-capable, ballistic missile Prithvi-II from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur, about 15 km from Balasore off the Orissa coast. The missile mounted on a mobile launcher was blasted off from the launch complex-3 in the ITR at around 6:50 am, defence sources said. “The trial […] Continue reading Prithvi-II successfully test-fired off Orissa coast
The 50 meter tall GSLV-D3 rocket that was scheduled to launch today on 15 April blasted off at 4.27 pm. This GSLV vehicle was powered by an indigenous cryogenic engine that has taken GSAT-4 satellite but stopped giving singles at the last minute.
ISRO informed that as soon as the rocket reached to the height of […] Continue reading GSLV-D3 failed to launch successfully
Nuclear-capable, ship-based Dhanush and surface-to-surface Prithvi-II were successfully flight-tested in quick succession early Saturday with both systems zeroing in on pre-designated targets with a high degree of accuracy. The salvo-mode test-firing was carried out by personnel of the Strategic Forces Command as part of a user-training exercise.
While Dhanush, a naval variant of Prithvi, was launched […] Continue reading Dhanush, Prithvi-II test successfully