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First Odisha-Bengal coastal security drill

Odisha and West Bengal are all set to hold their first joint coastal security exercise, Sagar Kavach, soon.

published on : 11th November 2017

Maritime ‘great game’ set to churn waters around India from November

The extremes of a multilateral meeting  — in which Pakistan and China are excluded— to one in which the Indian Navy is expected to join them for a  uniquely joint exercise.

published on : 1st November 2017

Government clears mega project to acquire 111 helicopters for Navy

The defence ministry today approved procurement of 111 utility helicopters for the Indian Navy at a cost of Rs 21,738 crore.

published on : 31st October 2017

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman took note of Indian Navy's critical capability shortfall

Acknowledging the high operational tempo maintained by the Navy, she assured the Commanders’ that these issues were being given due impetus.

published on : 27th October 2017

Indian Navy is commissioning warships by the dozen but are they battle ready?

Earlier this week, INS Kiltan-Anti-Submarine Warfare stealth corvettes joined the eastern naval command but without any offensive capability which ca be useful to detect enemy submarines.

published on : 19th October 2017

INS Kiltan commissioned into Indian Navy by Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman

The third of four indigenously built Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) stealth corvettes “INS Kiltan” under Project 28 (Kamorta class) was commissioned into the Indian Navy

published on : 16th October 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan prepares to file plea in ICJ

Pakistan has started the process to file its plea in response to India's memorial submitted in the International Court of Justice against the death sentence of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav.

published on : 7th October 2017

With LTTE gone, no such issue of piracy in Indian Ocean: Ex-Sri Lankan Navy Chief Jayantha Perera

On Friday, an Indian Navy patrol vessel, INS Trishul, thwarted a piracy attempt on Indian ship on a merchant vessel “Jag Amar” in the Gulf of Aden.

published on : 7th October 2017

INS Tarasa commissioned into Indian Navy

INS Tarasa is the fourth and last of the Water Jet FACs built by Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers, Kolkata.

published on : 26th September 2017

First Scorpene-class submarine Kalvari likely to be commissioned by November-December

The Scorpene-class submarine was handed over to the Indian Navy four days back by the Mazgaon Dock Limited, one of the key ship building units of the Indian Navy.

published on : 26th September 2017

Lt Vijaya Devi: Once a stranger to the sea, now circumnavigating the globe

Landlocked Manipur is agog about a woman who had never seen the sea before she joined the Indian Navy and now on a voyage to circumnavigate the globe.

published on : 13th September 2017

New strategy to stop poaching by Indians: Sri Lankan Navy chief

Sri Lanka's navy chief Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah said that he would implement new strategies and tactics to prevent Indian fishermen from allegedly poaching.

published on : 23rd August 2017

Government initiates process to acquire six new submarines for Indian Navy

The Defence Ministry has issued the Request For Informationto global manufacturers under Project-75I and it will be the first project to be initiated under the recently approved SP model.

published on : 20th July 2017

Young sailor of Indian Navy shoots self on board INS Rana at Vizag

The Malkapuram police have registered a case and investigation is on to ascertain the reasons behind his taking the extreme step.

published on : 1st June 2017

Indian Navy teams join Lanka flood rescue ops; toll nears 200

Indian Navy diving and medical teams joined rescue efforts of Sri Lankan authorities in flood-hit regions as the death toll in the country's worst torrential rains since 2003 climbed today to 193.

published on : 30th May 2017
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