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 | 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.
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 | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen; edited by Mala Das | Thursday December 4, 2014
Navy Chief Admiral RK Dhowan has said that terror threat from the sea is a "real challenge", adding that India is "fully prepared" to tackle a situation.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday December 3, 2014
India's Navy Chief Robin Dhowan today said Chinese activity has gone up "exponentially" in the Indian Ocean.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 25, 2014
The Indian Navy is continuously monitoring the activities of the Chinese navy in the Indian Ocean region, Navy chief Admiral Robin Dhowan said on Thursday.
India News | 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 News | 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 News | NDTV.com | Saturday August 9, 2014
There is anger and dismay among the top brass of the Indian Navy over a circular that, some claim, facilitates the promotion of a key aide to the Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Robin K Dhowan.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 30, 2014
A few hours after Sri Lankan Navy arrested 50 fishermen from Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking immediate release of total 93 fishermen and 62 boats, presently in the custody of the neighbouri...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 6, 2014
Sri Lankan Navy today arrested 20 fishermen from Rameshwaram on charges of crossing IMBL when they were fishing near Katchatheevu, a senior Fisheries Department official said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 30, 2014
Seeking strong diplomatic action from the Centre for the release of 28 Indian fishermen arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today said the Centre should "not" treat the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL)...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 24, 2014
As the arrest of Indian fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy continued unabated with 11 more being detained in the latest midsea action, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today again sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's personal intervention in sec...
India News | Agencies | Saturday June 14, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today embark on India's largest warship, aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, in what will be his first defence outing.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 29, 2014
Former Western Naval commander Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha, who took voluntary retirement last week after being superceded for the post of Chief of Naval Staff, has suffered a heart attack and has been hospitalised in Mumbai.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 29, 2014
Pakistan is "very concerned" with the development of the Indian navy which has emerged as "very powerful", Pakistan naval chief Admiral Asif Sandila said today.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 18, 2014
Western Navy Commander Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha, who was superseded by Admiral Robin Dhowan in the appointment of new Navy chief, today sought voluntary retirement from service.
People | Nitin Gokhale | Thursday April 17, 2014
Had Admiral D K Joshi not resigned suddenly from the post of Chief of Naval Staff (CONS) on February 26, his deputy, Vice Admiral Robin K Dhowan would probably have been pursuing his favourite pastime of golfing and yatching after his retirement on M...
India News | NDTV.com | Thursday April 17, 2014
Vice Admiral Robin K Dhowan will be India's next Navy Chief. His appointment has been cleared by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC).
World News | Agence France Press | Monday April 7, 2014
An Australian navy ship has detected new underwater signals consistent with aircraft black boxes, the search chief said on Monday, describing it as the "most promising lead" so far in the month-old hunt for missing Flight MH370.
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 News | 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 News | 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...