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...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday June 7, 2013
Raising concern over the arrest of 49 Tamil Nadu fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said the Centre should take stern action without delay to put an end to the hardship faced by the fishermen.
South | NDTV.com | Thursday June 6, 2013
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has shot off a letter to the Prime Minister demanding the release of 49 fishermen from the state who have allegedly been captured by the Sri Lankan Navy. She has also asked the Prime Minister to instruct Exte...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 21, 2013
Voicing concern over attacks on Indian fishermen, Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today asked the Centre to take urgent steps for retrieval of Katchatheevu islet, ceded to Sri Lanka in 1974, besides redrawing the International Maritime Boundary Line.
India | NDTV.com | Saturday May 4, 2013
Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) head Dr VK Saraswat has shared details of India's nuclear-powered submarine project and discussed the country's nuclear deterrence capabilities in an exclusive interview with NDTV's Science Editor ...
South | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With IANS inputs) | Thursday March 14, 2013
India has told Sri Lanka to free 53 Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu at the earliest. Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has written to the Prime Minister, asking him to summon the Sri Lankan envoy. "Let Sri Lanka not be emboldened by your silence," she w...
South | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta (With inputs from PTI) | Friday March 8, 2013
Four fishermen from Puducherry have been injured in an alleged attack by Sri Lankan Coast Guard personnel, who, they say, threw chilly powder in their eyes, beat them up and dumped their equipment, worth fifteen lakh rupees in the sea.
India | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 3, 2012
India's navy chief said on Monday that Beijing's growing maritime strength was a "major, major cause for concern" and pledged to support a state energy firm in its contentious search for oil in the South China Sea.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 31, 2012
Admiral Devendra Kumar Joshi, an anti-submarine warfare specialist, on Friday took over as the Indian Navy chief. He succeeds Admiral Nirmal Verma, who retired after 43 years of service. Joshi is the 21st chief of naval staff of independent India and...