India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Friday March 27, 2015
The bodies of two naval officers missing since Tuesday night when a Dornier aircraft crashed off the Goa coast have been recovered. Three people were on the plane when it went down. Commander Nikhil Kuldip Joshi, who was the pilot of the aircraft, wa...
India News | Written by Amitabh Pashupathi Revi, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Friday March 27, 2015
India is firming up plans for possible sea and air evacuation of some 3,500 Indians stuck in war-torn Yemen. Sources say India wants to evacuate its nationals from the Yemeni port of Al Hodeida. But the plan depends on the security situation on the g...
People | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday March 26, 2015
The body of Lieutenant Kiran Shekhawat, who was flying in the ill-fated Navy Dornier that crashed on Tuesday during a night flying exercise 25 nautical miles away from Goa, has been recovered.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 26, 2015
The body of Lt Kiran Shekhawat was today recovered from the fuselage of the Dornier Aircraft of the Navy which had crashed during a flying sortie off the Goa coast even as another officer continues to be missing.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 26, 2015
Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba will assume charge as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Southern Naval Command on March 30.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday March 26, 2015
The Navy has found what could be the debris of a Dornier aircraft that crashed into the sea on Tuesday, leaving two pilots missing.
India News | Reported by Vishnu Som, Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday March 25, 2015
Nine ships spent the day searching off the Goa coast for a naval aircraft that crashed last night, leaving two pilots missing.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 25, 2015
A naval aircraft crashed off the western Indian coast leaving two pilots missing, the navy said on Wednesday.
India News | Reported by Vishnu Som, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday March 25, 2015
A Dornier aircraft of the Indian Navy, which was on a routine training mission with three personnel on board, crashed last night about 25 nautical miles South West of Goa.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said India was planning to export defence materials and training military personnel of at least 38 countries.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 22, 2015
As many as 54 Indian fishermen have been arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly poaching in island's waters off the coast of Kankesanturai and Talaimannar in the north.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Friday March 20, 2015
INS Viraat, perhaps one of the longest serving warships in the world, will be decommissioned next year, after 57 years in service.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Bengaluru-based Hindustan Aeronautics Limited has been asked to examine the feasibility of making Goa a hub for manufacturing helicopters, said Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 12, 2015
Sri Lankan naval personnel today allegedly hurled petrol bombs at a fishing boat from Thangachimadam in Tamil Nadu causing damage to the boat, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 10, 2015
In an embarrassment to Navy, the Supreme Court today deprecated its decision to discharge a commander from service for interacting and exchanging explicit messages and photographs with a foreign lady, wife of another officer, on the pretext of allege...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
Slamming Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe for his remarks that Indian fishermen may be shot if they intruded into Lankan waters, DMK today said it amounted to snubbing rime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his tour to the island nation.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Wednesday March 4, 2015
Less than two months after the release of the US-India Joint Strategic Vision statement for the Asia-Pacific region during President Barack Obama's visit, one of America's top military commanders has made it clear that China has no right in opposing ...
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Monday March 2, 2015
INS Alleppey, one of the seven mine sweepers of the Indian Navy, will be decommissioned this year, leaving 14 ports - of which 12 are identified as key - to be covered by just six ships.
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. ...