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Shekhar Sinha resigns after junior Robin Dhowan takes over as Navy Chief

Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 06:35

Western Navy Command chief Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha on Thursday put in his papers seeking voluntary retirement after his junior Admiral RK Dhowan superseded him to take over as Navy chief.

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.

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.

Navy Chief Admiral DK Joshi resigns over submarine accident

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 19:18

Navy Chief Admiral DK Joshi resigned on Wednesday in the wake of submarine accident, as per reports.

Obama to nominate Navy Vice Admiral M Rogers as NSA chief

Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 10:34

US President Barack Obama will nominate a senior US Navy officer as the Director of the National Security Agency (NSA), the federal body embroiled in a row over its spying programme.

Navy day celebrated

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 19:51

Navy Day was celebrated at the Southern Naval Command, here with a solemn memorial service for the departed shipmates.

`Number of ICG stations doubled after 26/11 terror attack`

Last Updated: Saturday, August 24, 2013, 23:51

The Coast Guard has doubled the number of its stations from 20 to 42 as part of strengthening security after the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, a top ICG official said here on Saturday.

Former Vice Admiral DK Dewan appointed new UPSC member

Last Updated: Thursday, July 04, 2013, 21:03

Former Vice Chief of Naval Staff D K Dewan has been appointed a member of Union Public Service Commission.

Air India to pay Rs 30k to retd Vice Admiral

Last Updated: Sunday, March 24, 2013, 13:21

Air India has been directed by a consumer forum to pay Rs 30,000 to a retired Vice Admiral as compensation for the airline`s "casual attitude".

Vice Admiral Satish Soni pays tributes on Navy Day

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 04, 2012, 12:55

Vice Admiral Satish Soni, Flag Officer Commanding in Chief, Southern Naval Command, in paying floral tributes at the War Memorial at the Naval Base on Navy Day.

Vice Adm Sinha takes over as Western Naval Command Chief

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 20:31

Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha on Tuesday took over as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Naval Command.