Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
As many as 43 Indian fishermen were arrested on Thursday by Sri Lankan naval personnel while fishing in Nedunchivu and Mullaithivu areas off the island nation, officials said.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday February 22, 2015
Indian Navy's submarine INS Sindhughosh had a minor collision with an unlit fishing trawler off the coast of Mumbai earlier this week, the Navy has said.
India News | Reuters | Wednesday February 18, 2015
The government has cleared an $8 billion or Rs 50,000 crore plan to build India's most advanced warships, defence sources said, just months after ordering new submarines to close the gap with the Chinese navy in the Indian Ocean.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 14, 2015
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Saturday that the Indian Navy must remain a "superior force" in the Indian Ocean region and assured that the government would extend full support for making it a truly bluewater navy.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday February 11, 2015
INS Sindhurakshak - the Russian built diesel electric Kilo class submarine -- that blew up two years ago in Mumbai, may be put use again. Senior defence ministry officials told NDTV that the submarine is likely to be taken to sea, sunk and used as tr...
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Friday February 6, 2015
When the Indian Navy commissioned its most-advanced warship eight months ago, the INS Kolkata was missing its primary weapon system - the Barak 8 long range surface-to-air missiles, 32 of which were meant to be carried onboard in ready-to-fire mode. ...
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Friday January 30, 2015
Seven officers of the Indian Navy who were found guilty have been punished in relation to the accident on the INS Sindhuratna, the submarine that suffered an on-board fire on February 26, 2014. Senior Defence Ministry officials have told NDTV that th...
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Sugam Singhal | Monday January 26, 2015
On a damp Delhi morning, with President Barack Obama watching, about 300 women made history for India. In three contingents -one each for the army, air force and navy- they marched as part of the Republic Day parade, dazzling onlookers despite the d...
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday January 21, 2015
Over nine minutes on Monday next, 30 aircraft of the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force will roar over Rajpath during the Republic Day parade, watched by US president Barack Obama, President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and many others...
Pooja Talwaar | Wednesday January 21, 2015
Akshay will be seen as a Counter Intelligence Agent in his forthcoming film Baby
India News | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday January 15, 2015
Most people may still be hitting the snooze button on their alarm clocks, but nearly 350 women officers from the army, navy and air force have been at work for three hours already - practicing for the parade in which they will march on Republic Day.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 10, 2015
India is fully prepared to protect its long coastal region and secure its maritime interests with round-the-clock surveillance, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral RK Dhowan said on Saturday.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday January 8, 2015
After 30 years, the Indian Navy will show off its fighter jets and reconnaissance aircraft in the Republic Day military parade.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Vishnu Som (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday January 3, 2015
A fishing boat from Pakistan with four people on board went up in flames and sank off the Gujarat coast in what appeared to be an attempt to evade investigation by the Indian Navy on New Year's Eve, the government said today.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday January 1, 2015
Just how high the Indian armed forces - the Army, Navy and Air Force - should raise their arms while marching past President Pranab Mukerjee and US President Barack Obama on Republic Day, January 26 has generated a major controversy.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 28, 2014
The United States said on Sunday it was ready to help search for an AirAsia plane that disappeared while traveling from Indonesia to Singapore, but that so far it had not been asked.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Sixty six Indian fishermen released by Sri Lanka have set sail for home and will reach India by today night, a Minister of External affairs tweet said.
India News | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Saturday December 20, 2014
Accidents involving fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force in 2012-13 were caused due to "technical defects" and "human error", according to a report by the Comptroller and Auditor General. The number of such mishaps were considerably higher than i...
India News | Reported by Vishnu Som | Friday December 19, 2014
In the first export of a warship by India, a Kolkata manufacturer will hand over - for 50 million dollars - an offshore patrol vessel to the Mauritian navy later this month.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Tuesday December 16, 2014
The Indian Navy will soon have another nuclear submarine. The government has decided to lease a second nuclear submarine from Russia, top Defence Ministry officials have told NDTV.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 16, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam on Tuesday said it would release 30 Sri Lankan fishermen and their 19 boats December 22 so that they can celebrate Christmas with their families.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 12, 2014
A 24-year-old Indian Navy engineer allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself onboard the INS Godavari, a naval ship sailing near Porbandar coast, early today morning, the police said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 11, 2014
The Indian Navy is working towards a new fleet of aircraft and helicopters for maritime surveillance, electronic warfare and anti-submarine and anti-ship warfare, its top commander has said.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 11, 2014
Sri Lankan navy detained 27 fishermen from Tamil Nadu overnight, accusing them of poaching in the island nation's waters, and released them this morning with a warning.