The missile was test-fired from a mobile launcher stationed at Launch pad 3 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur near here at 10.40 am, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) officials said.
Ten people, including an infant, were killed and 47 others injured when their bus rammed into a stationary truck in the district in the early hours on Monday.
Pakistan opened small-arms firing in Ramgarh sector of Samba district in Jammu and Kashmir. Intermittent firing is still underway.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday morning left for Russia's Sochi for an informal summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Rajnath Singh said, "It is a sad incident where six jawans were killed in an IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada.
We condemn the Naxal attack in Dantewada in which six jawans have been killed. The Naxals try to stop development and target jawans. We will give a befitting reply to them," said CM.
The incident took place on Friday, wherein the victims were immediately rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment.
The Prime Minister also explained that returning to the mainstream would be their contribution to the development of the Jammu and Kashmir.
The BJP, however, rejected the charge, calling the tape the job of "mimicry artistes" and the "dirty tricks department" of the Congress.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today kickstarted work for Zojila tunnel, Asia's longest and strategic bi-directional tunnel, to provide all-weather connectivity between Srinagar, Kargil and Leh.
A bench comprising justices A K Sikri, S A Bobde and Ashok Bhushan passed the order after recording the statement of Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta that there will be live telecast of the proceedings.
Supreme Court on Saturday rejected Congress-JD(S) plea challenging appointment of pro tem speaker KG Bopaiah, he will continue to be pro-tem speaker.
A three-judge bench, comprising of Justices Ashok Bhushan and S. A. Bobde and headed by Justice A.K. Sikri, are hearing the petition.
During his visit to the state, Prime Minister Modi will also attend the closing ceremony of the birth centenary celebration of the 19th Kushok Bakula Rinpoche in Leh.
The amended draft scheme says in terms of water distributed to Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, the regulation committee of the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) has to collect "daily release of water on a monthly basis from the reservoirs as directed by the a
Karnataka Governor Vajubhai R. Vala on Friday appointed BJP MLA K.G. Bopaiah as pro-tem speaker ahead of floor test tomorrow in the state assembly, breaking the convention of appointing the senior-most legislator.
Taking to Twitter, Rahul said that the BJP's bluff to form the government without the majority numbers, has been called out by the apex court.
Supreme Court directed for floor test in Karnataka Assembly at 4 pm tomorrow, after hearing Congress-JD(S) plea against Karnataka Governor inviting BJP to form government on Friday.
In line with the price hike announced earlier, the cost of petrol and diesel across India has been hiked Friday morning.
A jawan of the Border Security Force was killed early today in an unprovoked firing along the India-Pakistan International Border.