India | Edited by Vishnu Varma | Friday October 31, 2014
Indian Navy's ship INS Kora suffered minor damage today after it was scraped by a merchant vessel near Visakhapatnam, the Navy confirmed.
India | Agencies | Saturday October 25, 2014
Wife of a sailor of the Indian Navy from the Eastern Naval Command, who had raised allegations of financial irregularities against his senior officers, today alleged her husband was being illegally kept in a hospital in Kochi and efforts were being m...
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Sunday October 26, 2014
The Defence Acquisition Council of India on Saturday cleared defence deals worth Rs 80,000 crore. The deal includes the acquisition of six conventional submarines to augment the aging and depleted submarine fleet and two midget submarines -- also kno...
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 5, 2014
Forty fishermen from Rameswaram coastal town, who were part of 76 arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy in different batches and ordered to be released by a court in the island nation, arrived in Rameswaram on Saturday.
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday September 25, 2014
Explosions on board INS Sindhurakshak last August - which caused the death of 18 sailors and the vessel to sink in Mumbai harbour - happened because critical Standard Operating Procedures, or SoPs, were violated, an internal inquiry into the incident...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Four fishermen from Tamil Nadu have been arrested by Sri Lankan naval personnel while fishing off this coastal town, a top fisheries department official said.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 21, 2014
Pakistan is developing sea-based missiles and expanding its interest in tactical nuclear warheads to give it a "second-strike" capability if a catastrophic nuclear attack destroyed all its land-based weapons, according to a media report today.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 9, 2014
In the second such incident within a week, Sri Lankan Navy today arrested six fishermen on charges of entering into the island nation's territory while fishing near Katchtathivu, Sri Lanka.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 8, 2014
People in Mumbai on Monday started to bid a tearful adieu to Lord Ganesha, their favourite god who is considered to end all obstacles of life, at the end of his 10-day sojourn this year.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
Three fishermen stranded in the sea off the Vailankanni coast after their boat engine developed a snag were rescued by the Indian Navy personnel yesterday.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 4, 2014
Strengthening the Navy's coastal surveillance capabilities, Admiral Robin Dhowan will commission its largest offshore patrol vessel INS Sumitra in Chennai today.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Strengthening the Navy's coastal surveillance capabilities, Admiral Robin Dhowan will commission its largest offshore patrol vessel INS Sumitra on Thursday in Chennai.
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Tuesday September 2, 2014
The Indian Navy's ability to carry out amphibious landing, casualty evacuation, humanitarian assistance and long-range surveillance and reconnaissance received a major boost today, with Japan agreeing to sell and transfer technology to India to build...
India | Agencies | Saturday August 23, 2014
India's first indigenous stealth Anti-Submarine Warfare Corvette 'INS Kamorta' was inducted into the Indian Navy on Saturday by defence minister Arun Jaitley.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
The Sri Lankan navy today handed over 94 Tamil Nadu fishermen to the Indian Coast Guard at the International Maritime Boundary Line, police said.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday August 16, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today dedicated INS Kolkata, the biggest indigenously-built naval destroyer, to the nation.
India | NDTV.com | Saturday August 16, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed sailors at the commissioning ceremony of the country's largest indigenously-built warship INS Kolkata in Mumbai. The stealth destroyer is a part of the Kolkata Class destroyers of the Indian Navy which wil...
India | Nitin Gokhale | Saturday August 16, 2014
Exactly two months after he embarked on India's biggest warship, aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will once again visit a naval establishment today to commission an indigenously-built stealth destroyer.
India | Vishnu Som and Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Saturday August 16, 2014
On Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi commissioned INS Kolkata at the Naval base in Mumbai.
India | Nitin Gokhale | Monday August 11, 2014
Exactly two months after he embarked on India's biggest warship, aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will once again visit a naval establishment to commission an indigenously-built stealth destroyer.