Russia fires missiles near enclave besieged by IS

As a result of the strike, a "large" group of fighters was destroyed, along with a communications centre, warehouses and ammunition, the ministry said in a statement.

Sep 05, 2017, 20:09 PM IST
US navy recovers remains of all sailors missing after USS McCain collision

US navy recovers remains of all sailors missing after USS McCain collision

"The US navy and marine corps divers have now recovered the remains of all 10 USS John S McCain sailors," the Seventh Fleet said in a statement on its website.

Aug 28, 2017, 09:27 AM IST

Wreckage of US warship found after 70 years

The Indianapolis sank in 12 minutes, making it impossible for it to send a distress signal or deploy life-saving equipment, CNN quoted. 


Aug 20, 2017, 15:15 PM IST
Britain plans to send warship to South China Sea in move likely to irk Beijing

Britain plans to send warship to South China Sea in move likely to irk Beijing

 Britain`s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson did not specify where exactly the vessels would be sent once operational in 2020, though the presence of such firepower will likely heighten tensions in the region.


Jul 28, 2017, 15:14 PM IST
US Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian boat

US Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian boat

The USS Thunderbolt was accompanied by the USS Vella Gulf, which is a Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser, and two other US coast guard vessels at the time.

Jul 26, 2017, 08:30 AM IST

UK's new Warship is convenient sea target: Russian MoD hits back at Britain

Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov on Friday hits back at the British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon, saying, UK`s new warship HMS Queen Elizabeth is nothing but a "convenient sea target".

Jun 30, 2017, 09:30 AM IST

Yudh : Get glimpse of Indian Navy's futuristic amphibious warship

30 PM for getting the detailed news updates!

May 28, 2017, 23:57 PM IST

US Navy to induct first super aircraft carrier this year

Sean Stackley, the Navy's assistant secretary for acquisitions, unveiled the timetable for the 100,000-tonne, 1,100-foot-long warship in testimony prepared for the Senate Armed Services Committee.

Apr 08, 2016, 18:16 PM IST

INS Vikramaditya to undergo first refit next year

Aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, India's biggest warship, will undergo its first refit next year and it is likely to be carried out at Pipavav shipyard, part of Anil Ambani-led Reliance Group.

Aug 17, 2015, 15:05 PM IST

Navy experimenting with composite superstructure for warships

 The Navy is building two Anti-Submarine Warfare Corvettes using carbon fibre composite material from Sweden for the first time as it goes beyond using steel for warships.

Apr 26, 2015, 11:01 AM IST

India exports its first warship

By delivering an offshore patrol vessel to Mauritius, India today exported its first warship.

Dec 20, 2014, 15:17 PM IST

India to export its first warship this month

India will export its first warship later this month, a move that is seen as a big leap for the country's defence public sector units.

Dec 10, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

American company bags contract for Navy's 16 multi-role choppers

The United States' Sikorsky has bagged the contract for Indian Navy's Rs 6,000-crore proposal for acquisition of 16 multi-role helicopters for its warships, official sources said on Friday.

Dec 05, 2014, 20:17 PM IST

GRSE to export first warship to Mauritius

Defence PSU Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSE) would export its first warship to Mauritius next month, a company official said.

Nov 28, 2014, 14:56 PM IST

Hollande says postponing warship delivery to Russia `until further notice`

French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday delayed the controversial delivery of a high-tech warship to Russia "until further notice" over the Ukraine crisis.

Nov 25, 2014, 17:22 PM IST

INS Vikrant fades into history, to be broken up

 India`s first aircraft carrier INS Vikrant, now decommissioned but which saw action during the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war, is finally being broken up. The process is expected to be completed within seven-eight months, its owner said here Friday.

Nov 21, 2014, 18:49 PM IST

Chinese submarine docks in Sri Lanka despite Indian concerns

Sri Lanka has allowed a Chinese submarine and a warship to dock at its port in the capital Colombo, officials said on Sunday, despite concerns raised by India about China's warming relations with the Indian Ocean island nation.

Nov 03, 2014, 08:50 AM IST

Russia says France due to hand over first warship November 14

Russia said Wednesday that France is still due to complete the controversial handover of a warship next month, despite pressure for the deal to be scrapped over Moscow`s role in the Ukraine crisis.

Oct 30, 2014, 00:24 AM IST

Navy undertakes medicare drive in lakshadweep

As part of the Navy's community outreach programme, a warship was deployed by the Southern Naval Command to Lakshadweep for providing health related training and medicare facilities.

Oct 21, 2014, 21:08 PM IST

US warship arrives in Georgia as tensions rise over Ukraine

A US warship docked in Georgia`s Black Sea port of Batumi Tuesday, the US embassy said, as tensions in the region remain high over Russia`s role in the conflict in Ukraine.

Oct 14, 2014, 19:22 PM IST

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