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South | Press Trust of India | Friday March 7, 2014
Seventeen Tamil Nadu fishermen were today repatriated from Sri Lanka, a day after Chief Minister Jayalalithaa slammed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over the continued detention of Indian fishermen by Lankan Navy.
India | Reported by Nitin Gokhale; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Thursday February 27, 2014
Admiral DK Joshi, who stunned the country yesterday by resigning as Navy Chief taking moral responsibility over a series of accidents, has said that he had only consulted his wife on the decision.
India | Nitin Gokhale | Thursday February 27, 2014
A day after Admiral DK Joshi resigned as Navy Chief, the government is faced with a big dilemma in picking his successor. Although Vice Admiral Robin K Dhowan has been appointed as acting Naval Chief, it is still not certain who the government will c...
Cheat Sheet | NDTV.com | Wednesday February 26, 2014
Navy Chief Admiral DK Joshi has resigned after an accident onboard submarine INS Sindhuratna off Mumbai coast early on Wednesday. This was the 10th mishap involving an Indian Navy warship in the last seven months.
India | NDTV.com | Thursday February 27, 2014
Admiral DK Joshi today resigned as the Chief of Naval Staff hours after a fire broke out in INS Sindhuratna, a submarine of the Indian navy, early this morning.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday February 27, 2014
Navy Chief Admiral D K Joshi has resigned after a submarine accident off the shore of Mumbai this morning.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 21, 2014
Describing as "unfortunate" the latest arrest of 25 Indian fishermen by Sri Lankan navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today sought "decisive" action by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to secure their release.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 21, 2013
Expressing dismay over reports of Indian Coast Guard participating in naval exercises with Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to recall the two ships and Coast Guard personnel participa...
India | NDTV.com | Saturday November 9, 2013
The year 2013 has been a significant landmark in Indian Navy's history.
India | Written by Nitin Gokhale | Saturday November 9, 2013
India's Navy Chief Admiral DK Joshi, speaking exclusively to NDTV on board INS Jalashwa, the navy's second-largest ship, said the Indian Navy is indeed poised for a major expansion.
India | Edited by Diana George | Thursday November 7, 2013
The explosion onboard INS Sindhurakshak in August had sunk the submarine in the Mumbai harbour and killed 18 sailors on board.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 28, 2013
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to take attacks on fishermen personally at the highest level in Sri Lanka to ensure "immediate de-escalation".
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 26, 2013
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy heard the grievances of as many as 14,248 complainants and disbursed over Rs 2.5 crore as financial aid to the needy, as the second phase of mass contact programme concluded today.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 29, 2013
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to make use of all diplomatic channels for securing the release of the 35 Indian crew members of the vessel 'MV Desh Shanti' who have been in the custody of Iranian aut...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 29, 2013
Slamming the Centre for remaining a "mute spectator" on the frequent arrests of Indian fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today said there was no concerted action on securing their release.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 15, 2013
A day after the explosion on INS Sindhurakshak in Mumbai's naval dockyard, DMK President M Karunanidhi said the Centre should take all precautionary measures to prevent recurrence of incidents.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday August 15, 2013
As navy divers struggle to salvage INS Sindhurakshak, the submarine that exploded with 18 crewmen on board on Wednesday, it now emerges that procedures may have been violated that resulted in what the government has called the "greatest tragedy in re...
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday August 14, 2013
"There were 15 sailors, six married; three officers, two of them married; no one rescued so far", said the Navy's chief on Wednesday evening about the 18 men who were on board India's front line submarine, the INS Sindhurakshak, when it sank after a...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 14, 2013
One of Indian Navy's most advanced non-nuclear submarines, INS Sindhurakshak, exploded and sank on Wednesday in Mumbai. Three officers and 15 sailors on board are feared dead in what is being described as Navy's worst disaster in over three decades. ...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 9, 2013
Accusing the Centre of maintaining a "stoic and apathetic silence" over the issue of attacks on Indian fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has urged it to summon the Sri Lankan envoy and "strongly advise" Colombo on...