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Avoiding mishaps top priority for new Navy Chief

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 18:32

Taking over from a predecessor who had quit midway owing to a series of mishaps, Navy Chief Admiral Robin Dhowan on Thursday said the force will ensure that such accidents do not happen in future and personnel follow laid down rules without resorting to shortcuts which lead to such incidents.

Vice Admiral Dhowan takes over as Navy Chief

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 10:49

Admiral RK Dhowan, a navigation and direction specialist, was Thursday named the new chief of the Indian Navy.

Vice Admiral Robin K Dhowan likely to take over as next Navy Chief

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 11:39

Vice Admiral Robin K Dhowan is most likely to be the next chief of the Indian Navy with reports on Wednesday suggesting that the Defence Ministry has recommended his name to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the coveted post.

EC nod to government for appointment of new Navy chief

Last Updated: Sunday, March 23, 2014, 18:59

Defence Ministry has taken Election Commission`s approval for appointment of a new Navy chief after Admiral DK Joshi resigned on moral grounds after frequent mishaps in the force.

Post INS Sindhuratna mishap, 4 top admirals in race to succeed Joshi as Navy chief

Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 10:10

Days after Navy Chief Admiral DK Joshi quit taking moral responsibility for submarine INS Sindhuratna accident and the Centre government accepted his resignation, four top admirals are in the race to become the next chief of the naval force.

BJP demands Antony`s resignation over naval incidents

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 20:32

Not satisfied with Navy Chief Admiral DK Joshi`s resignation following a spate of accidents involving warships, BJP on Friday demanded that Defence Minister AK Antony step down taking moral responsibility for the incidents.

Early fire detection on submarine prevented extensive damage

Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 23:31

The Deputy Electrical Officer (DEO) on-board submarine INS Sindhuratna was probably the first one to spot the fire in the warship and acted swiftly to contain its spread and prevent extensive damage.

Defence Ministry initiates process to find new Navy Chief

Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 23:18

Defence Ministry initiated the process find a new successor to former Navy Chief Admiral D K Joshi, who resigned following the spate of accidents involving naval warships in the last seven months.

I was firm on taking responsibility for naval mishaps: DK Joshi

Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 18:33

A day after resigning as Navy Chief, Admiral DK Joshi on Thursday wrote to his colleagues, saying he was "firm" on taking responsibility for the mishaps that have taken place.

Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha to meet Antony

Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 17:27

After the sudden resignation of Navy chief, Admiral DK Joshi over the spate of accidents involving naval warships, all eyes are on Western Navy commander, Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha under whose command three submarine mishaps took place in the last seven months.

Retd naval officers surprised over Navy Chief`s resignation

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 23:30

Retired senior officers today expressed surprise over the sudden decision of Navy Chief Admiral DK Joshi to resign taking "moral responsibility" over the spate of mishaps involving naval warships in the last seven months.

Vice Admiral Anil Chopra frontrunner for Navy chief`s post

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 23:16

After the sudden resignation of Admiral DK Joshi, Eastern Naval Commander Vice Admiral Anil Chopra is the front-runner to succeed him as the next Navy chief.