World News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 13, 2015
A 2-year-old boy fell into a cheetah enclosure at a US zoo after his mother dangled him over the railing and he slipped out of her grasp. Cleveland Zoo officials said the cheetahs never approached the boy or his parents, who jumped in to rescue him.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
A group of women comprising wives of Army officers today met Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in New Delhi urging him to stop the use of "outdated" Cheetah and Chetak helicopters, which has claimed a number of lives.
Thomson Reuters | Friday February 20, 2015
The company, a unit of Airbus Group is offering to build its light utility AS550 Fennec and the medium lift EC725 for India's armed forces, which are heavily dependent on an ageing fleet of Cheetah and Chetak helicopters.
India News | Press Trust of Inda | Monday February 2, 2015
A Cheetah helicopter of the Army crashed today seconds after taking off from Rangapahar helipad in Nagaland's Dimapur district, with the two pilots and an army official on board escaping unhurt.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Three army officers were killed after their Cheetah helicopter crashed in Bareilly in Uttar Pradesh this morning.
NDTVSports | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Usain Bolt, the world's fastest man, is in no mood to let anyone beat him in the 100m. Says Justin Gatlin, Tyson Gay and Yohan Blake are strong contenders.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 6, 2014
Ever since he tamed a cheetah in Bahrain last year, an animal trainer from India has become a much sought-after name in the Gulf countries for taming wild beasts.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Thursday July 4, 2013
Almost a decade ago, Suneet Sohal, then a Major in the Army, was flying me on a tiny Cheetah helicopter from Partapur, a Brigade Headquarters in North Ladakh, to the Army's Siachen base camp, the hub of all operations along the Siachen glacier. We were flying low over a valley above the Nubra river alongside the mighty Saltoro range dominated by s...
Press Trust Of India | Monday June 17, 2013
Robots developed from this concept could eventually be used in search and rescue missions or for exploration.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday October 15, 2012
A female cheetah brought from Singapore died in Sakkarbaug zoo of Junagadh district.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 7, 2012
The 3-month-old cheetah cubs at the National Zoo in Washington have been named for the fastest American runners in the Olympics.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen; edited by Mala Das | Sunday July 8, 2012
About a year ago, a Cheetah Helicopter of the Aviation Wing of the Indian Army landed in Pakistan, almost sparking a diplomatic row between the two countries. But how could an aircraft land in Pakistan?
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; written by Mala Das | Tuesday May 8, 2012
The Supreme Court today stayed the Centre's project of bringing in 15 cheetahs from Namibia in Africa to the Kunopalpur sanctuary in Madhya Pradesh.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday March 10, 2011
The Environment Ministry has released latest finding of the International Union Conservation for Nature according to which two more species are now on the critically endangered list.This takes the list of endangered species that are in danger of being lost forever to 57.These findings are surely going to hurt animal lovers and activists. But, there...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday February 3, 2011
Two Army Majors lost their lives in a chopper crash in Nashik on Wednesday. Both pilots Major Atul Garje and Major Bhanu Chander died in trying to save civilian lives on ground.Their ageing Cheetah helicopter developed a major snag immediately after take-off. Finding no space to land, the two crashed into an empty residential compound.The crash has...
India News | Prachi Bhuchar | Tuesday September 15, 2009
India's conservationists are still battling the collective guilt of losing the cheetah, the only animal to have become extinct in independent India. In this context, plans to reintroduce the cheetah have been met with enthusiasm by wildlife experts.