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Sri Lankan Navy arrests 38 Tamil Nadu fishermen

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:53

Thirty-eight fishermen from Kottaipattinam and Rameswaram were arrested by Sri Lankan Navy personnel on charges of crossing International Maritime Boundary Line.

Sailor dies on-board `INS Kalinga` under suspicious state

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 22:35

A 25-year-old sailor died on vessel `INS Kalinga` with Navy on Monday claiming that the death was caused by a bullet injury sustained while handling firearms even as police suspected it to be a case of suicide.

Gas leak at Bombay High oil rig, ONGC says no loss of life or property

Last Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 22:07

The Coast Guard officials of Indian Navy on Saturday night diverted their ships to provide immediate assistance to the people who were reportedly trapped at an oil rig at Bombay High during an incident of gas leak from an Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) well, reports said.

Four Tamil Nadu fishermen set free by Lankan court

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 00:09

Four fishermen from here, arrested by Sri Lankan Navy on July 9, were on Thursday ordered to be released by a court in the island nation.

Indian Navy gets largest indigenous patrol vessel INS Sumitra

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 20:34

The largest indigenously- developed offshore patrol vessel INS Sumitra was on Thursday delivered to the Indian Navy here by the state-owned Goa Shipyard Limited delivered.

39 Tamil fishermen detained by Lankan Navy, 23 let off

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 23:28

Thirtynine fishermen from Tamil Nadu in two batches were today detained by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly crossing into the island waters but 23 of them were let off later with a warning, fisheries department officials said.

INS Vikrant can be developed into museum: Former Vice Admiral

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 22:38

Retired Vice Admiral I C Rao,who was posted on INS Vikrant in 1975 for more than a year as chief engineer, today said that companies in Vishakapatnam are ready to convert the ship into a museum.

PM likely to induct INS Kolkata in last week of August

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 21:58

After dedicating aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya to the nation, PM Narendra Modi is likely to induct country`s largest indigenously-built warship INS Kolkata in Mumbai in the last week of August.

39 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 21:55

A total of 39 fishermen from Jagathapattinam and Rameswaram were arrested by Sri Lankan navy personnel on Wednesday while fishing near the Palk Straits, fisheries department officials said.

US F-35 fighter jets approved to fly again: Pentagon

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 00:47

A troubled US fleet of F-35A fighter jets which was grounded due to an engine issue has been given a limited approval to fly again, the Pentagon announced on Tuesday.

Delhi HC reserves order on plea against fees levied by Armed Forces panel

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 21:50

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday reserved its verdict on a plea of the bar association of the Armed Forces Tribunal (AFT) seeking quashing of Centre`s decision to hike court fees for filing petitions in the panel.

Four Navy officers facing action for warship-boat collision

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 16:26

The Navy is initiating disciplinary action against four officers and two sailors found culpable by a Board of Inquiry for collision between warship INS Talwar and a fishing vessel in December last year, Rajya Sabha was informed on Tuesday.