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Because of the tungsten shell's speed - it moves five times quicker than Concorde - it can tear through armour and buildings, even though it is only about a foot long and as narrow as a broom stick. Because of its small size, scientists believe tanks will be able to carry three times as many shells.
Sofia, the Pakistani-British origin singer had expressed her disapproval on Armaan being let off lightly, despite hitting her with a broom stick in the reality show Bigg Boss 7.
"We all have perceptions of what a witch looks like - black pointy hat and a broom stick - but here she isn't screaming and cackling.