India Navy

Navy may consider German SUT torpedoes for Kalvari submarines

With the Defence Ministry scrapping Finmeccanica's contract for 'Black Shark' torpedoes, the Indian Navy may consider German SUT torpedoes from its existing platform for its Kalvari class submarines as an interim solution.

Jan 20, 2017, 21:17 PM IST

Health training-cum-medicare drive by Navy in four islands

A health training-cum-medicare drive was conducted by the Southern Naval Command, Kochi in the islands of Minicoy, Kalpeni, Androth and Kavaratti last week.

Nov 01, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Naval fighters make presence in R-day parade after 3 decades

 After a gap of three decades, Navy's fighters participated in the Republic Day parade here today as Russia-made MiG-29K planes flew past Rajpath where US President Barack Obama was the Chief Guest.

Jan 26, 2015, 15:30 PM IST

Navy chief stresses on self-reliance, indigenisation

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressing on developing indigenous defence sector, Navy Chief Admiral Robin Dhowan on Thursday said the maritime force`s future growth would be based on "indigenisation and self reliance".

Jun 27, 2014, 00:05 AM IST

Vice Admiral Anil Chopra frontrunner for Navy chief`s post

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.

Feb 26, 2014, 23:16 PM IST

Navy begins month-long war drills off the East Coast

Nuclear submarine INS Chakra and the newly-inducted P-8I anti-submarine warfare aircraft are taking part in Navy`s month-long wargames which started along the Eastern seaboard near Vishakhapatnam.

Feb 13, 2014, 22:54 PM IST

Navy wife swapping case: Officer`s spouse arrested for forgery

The woman, whose complaint of wife swapping rocked the naval base in Kochi in April, was arrested by Delhi police for committing forgery in procuring credit card in the name of her estranged husband.

Jul 27, 2013, 21:38 PM IST

India, Japan to hold first joint naval exercise today

India and Japan will hold their first-ever maritime exercise off the coast of Tokyo.

Jun 09, 2012, 08:46 AM IST

New Talwar class frigate for India Navy launched

A new Talwar class stealth frigate built by Russia for the Indian Navy was launched at a solemn ceremony at Yantar Shipyard in Russia`s Baltic exclave
of Kaliningrad.

May 27, 2011, 08:37 AM IST

Indian Navy on alert over terror threat

Following intelligence inputs of possible terror attacks, India Navy issued alert for West Coast.

Dec 14, 2010, 13:45 PM IST

INS Arihant launch a destabilising step: Pakistan

Pakistan on Monday termed the induction of an indigenously-built nuclear-powered submarine by India as a "destabilising step" and said it
was capable of defending itself in the face of all such regional challenges.

Jul 27, 2009, 19:06 PM IST