Jana Novotna, former Wimbledon tennis champion, dies aged 49

  • Published in Sports
• WTA confirms death of 1998 Wimbledon women’s singles champion
• Novotna also won 16 grand slam doubles titles in her career

Jana Novotna, the Czech tennis player who won the 1998 women’s singles at Wimbledon, has died at the age of 49.

A statement from the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) read: “After a long battle with cancer, Jana died pea

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Stop Reinventing The Tank

Stop Reinventing The Tank

The Arjun Main Battle Tank and the Tejas Light Combat Aircraft, two major (and expensive) indigenous weapons platforms, have apparently been given the cold shoulder by the Armed Forces. In November last year, the Defence Acquisition Council chaired by then Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar signed off on a Rs 67,000 crore plan to procure 83 Tejas

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Army’s Requirement Of ‘Theatre-Wise’ Tanks And Vehicles Could Face Development And Logistical Issues

Army’s Requirement Of ‘Theatre-Wise’ Tanks And Vehicles Could Face Development And Logistical Issues

Army’s requirement of ‘theatre-wise’ tanks and vehicles could face development and logistical issues

by Shaurya Karanbir Gurung

Born out of this requirement is the Future Ready Combat Vehicle (FRCV), which will be the base platform for the army’s main battle tank and also for a family of variants, including a light tank.

The fact that mechanised

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Military Parts Maker Alpha Design To Go Public Next Year

Military Parts Maker Alpha Design To Go Public Next Year
Military Parts Maker Alpha Design To Go Public Next Year

Col. HS Shankar, CEO interacting with IAF personnel during Aero India 2017

‘About ₹250-300 cr. is needed to complete orders in hand’

Alpha Design Technologies, a defence and space electronics equipment manufacturer, plans to sell shares to the public to fund new factories where it will make components for fighter aircraft and battle tanks, Col.

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