Defence Committee Report on shipyards for P75-I Project this month

The high-level committee of the Defence Ministry, which will identify shipyards capable of building country's next six conventional submarines under a Rs 50,000-crore scheme, will submit its report by this month end.

Govt ignored Navy warning on dwindling submarine strength

The recent INS Sindhuratna mishap has brought to the fore a startling revelation that the Manmohan Singh-led Congress government had ignored the warning issued by the Indian Navy in 2010 that the country`s submarine fleet was depleting and was in a poor condition.

After Rafale jet, India eyes French submarine

After clinching Rs 99,000-crore deal to equip the Indian Air Force with Dassault Aviation’s Rafale fighters, the government is now eying to acquire next generation submarines manufactured by France.

Navy plans Rs 10,000 cr expansion of Karwar base

Navy plans to deploy the Admiral Gorshkov, Scorpene submarines and other surface ships at the base after completion of over Rs 10,000 crore project.

Delivery of Scorpene submarines delayed: Govt

The delivery of the 6 Scorpene submarines, has been revised and the first vessel will be ready by June 2015.

`Delay in Scorpene submarines will impact force levels`

The delivery of Scorpene submarines to the Indian Navy has been delayed by three years and this will impact on its force levels but corrective measures have already been taken, Parliament was informed Monday.