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India delays test launch of Agni-V long-range missile


How Agni VI is different from Agni V|Agni VI vs Agni V

Azula v Zuko: "Madness and greatness were two sides of the same coin and every time a new Targaryen was born, the gods would toss the coin in the air and the world would hold its breath to see how it would land." A Song of Ice and Fire / Avatar: The Last Airbender

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Agni-V missile to take India into elite nuclear club

Its range is 6000 km, capable to hit 2-10 multiple targets. This is a solid fueled three stage ICBM with a nuclear war head.

Aksharadhool: Agni V blasts off successfully from a canister For an individual or a nation, safety has to be its paramount concern. Relevance and necessity of Agni V can therefore never be in doubt. It has to be ready all the time, so all the Indians can sleep peacefully. This week's test has made India little more secure as the missile is expected to be inducted into service in a year after a few more canister trials.

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The Vedic god Agni, the god of fire and guardian of the south-east (Painting)

Trichinopoly, India (probably, made) Date: ca. 1820 - ca. 1825. He rides upon a black goat, and his skin is the colour of fire. He is four-armed and four-faced (one is not visible). In two hands he holds a staff and a fire-fan. With the third he holds the reins and the fourth is resting on his chest.

AGNI-V : India's intercontinental ballistic missile with a reported range of around 8000 kilometres [2200x1434]