Navy to conduct major security drill, rescue exercise off Kochi coast today

Navy to conduct major security drill, rescue exercise off Kochi coast today

The Indian Navy will be conducting a major search and rescue exercise in Kochi on Wednesday to check the preparedness of the command to deal with a situation of military and civil aircraft crash over land.

Indian Armed forces mark International Yoga Day across land and sea

Over four lakh personnel from the Army alone participated in the events.

Indian Navy to hold mock search and rescue exercise on Wednesday

Indian Navy will conduct a search and rescue exercise on Wednesday near here in a bid to assess its preparedness to deal with a situation of military/civil aircraft crash over the land.

Armed forces mark International Yoga Day across land and sea

Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag, IAF Chief Arup Raha and Coast Guard Director General Rajendra Singh took part in the events.

Indian Navy's all-women crew yacht INSV Mhadei creates history, docks in Port Louis

Indian Navy's all-women crew yacht INSV Mhadei creates history, docks in Port Louis

Covering the 2,100 nautical miles voyage from Goa to here, through rough seas whipped up by the Southwest Monsoon, in 20 days, this was the first voyage by an all-women crew on any Indian Navy vessel.

Indian Navy's all-women crew yacht to reach Mauritius today

INSV Mhadei, commanded by Lt Cdr Vartika Joshi, set sail for Mauritius on May 24 on a training voyage for the all-women's team.

Toxic gas leaks on Indian Navy's aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya; two dead, two injured

Toxic gas leaks on Indian Navy's aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya; two dead, two injured

Shipwright Artificer Rakesh Kumar and Mohandas Kolambkar, an employee of M/s Royal Marine succumbed due to gas inhalation.

India-US-Japan 'Malabar' joint military exercise begins

India-US-Japan 'Malabar' joint military exercise begins

The first harbour phase will conclude on June 13. The second sea phase will run June 14-17 off Okinawa Island.

How five 'dummy terrorists' managed to sneak into Mumbai and set alarm bells ringing

How five 'dummy terrorists' managed to sneak into Mumbai and set alarm bells ringing

Nearly eight years have passed since Mumbai was attacked by 10 Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists on the fateful night of November 26, 2008.

New Indian navy deputy chief G Ashok Kumar takes over

 Ashok Kumar has served as the commanding officer of INS Kulish and Ranvir.

Pakistan turns down India's request for consular access to Kulbushan Jadhav

Pakistan has turned down India's request for consular access to Kulbushan Jadhav, who has been arrested by Pakistani agencies claiming he was a RAW spy, media reports said on Saturday.

Admiral Sunil Lanba takes charge as new Chief of the Naval Staff - Things you may not know about him

Admiral Sunil Lanba takes charge as new Chief of the Naval Staff - Things you may not know about him

Admiral Sunil Lanba took pover as the new Chief of the Naval Staff on Tuesday as the outgoing Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral R.K. Dhowan superannuated from service.

When Rajiv Gandhi explained features of a new Indian Navy ship to his parents-in-law

When Rajiv Gandhi explained features of a new Indian Navy ship to his parents-in-law

The incident finds mention in a new book - 'From Inside the Steel Frame' - written by retired bureaucrat Ashok Pandey.

Security personnel found dead at Kochi Naval Base, Navy orders probe

Security personnel found dead at Kochi Naval Base, Navy orders probe

Naik Sivadasan K, aged 53 years, was found dead while on duty as an armed sentry at the Naval Base.

Indian naval ships rushed to cyclone-hit Sri Lanka with relief materials

Indian naval ships rushed to cyclone-hit Sri Lanka with relief materials

INS Sutlej, a survey vessel, sailed for Colombo from Southern Naval Command in Kochi.

Wife-swapping scandal haunts Indian Navy, SC orders probe over alleged role of naval officers

Wife-swapping scandal haunts Indian Navy, SC orders probe over alleged role of naval officers

The case dates back to 2013, when the scandal rocked the Indian Navy.

After 30 years of glorious service, Indian Navy's iconic Sea Harriers fighter planes decommissioned today

After 30 years of glorious service, Indian Navy's iconic Sea Harriers fighter planes decommissioned today

The Iconic Sea Harriers will be replaced by a squadron of Russian MiG 29k jets.

India's first Scorpene class submarine starts sea trial: Know more about `Kalvari`

India's first Scorpene class submarine starts sea trial: Know more about `Kalvari`

'Kalvari' (Tiger Shark) is the first of the six French Scorpene class submarines being built at the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd for the Indian Navy.

India's Kalvari stealth submarine starts sea trials

Kalvari, Indian Navy's first indigenous Scorpene-class stealth submarine, on Sunday sailed out of Mumbai Harbour for sea trials even as the plan to purchase heavy-weight torpedos for the vessel remains stuck due to the VVIP chopper scam.

Indian Naval Ships Veer, Nipat to be decommissioned today

These ships are the first of Veer Class of ships to be decommissioned from the Indian Navy.