Indian Navy

KAKADU 2018: INS Sahyadri builds bridges of friendship in Australia's largest maritime exercise

KAKADU 2018: INS Sahyadri builds bridges of friendship in Australia's largest maritime exercise

Earlier, INS Sahyadri won the KAKADU 18 Cup, a multi-activity competition.

Sep 14, 2018, 08:33 AM IST
Navy officer and 8-time Mr India winner held for 'raping' woman in Kerala

Navy officer and 8-time Mr India winner held for 'raping' woman in Kerala

Murali Kumar, a chief petty officer of Navy in Mumbai, was arrested and remanded in judicial custody.

Sep 03, 2018, 10:44 AM IST
Royal Enfield unveils variants in homage to Indian Air Force and Indian Army

Royal Enfield unveils variants in homage to Indian Air Force and Indian Army

The Indian Navy will have to make do with its aircraft carriers and submarines for now.

Aug 30, 2018, 00:11 AM IST
Indian Navy to soon get indigenous 8.5 km-range anti-submarine rockets

Indian Navy to soon get indigenous 8.5 km-range anti-submarine rockets

At present, the Indian Navy has 110 kg Russian Rocket Guided Bomb (RGB)-60 which can engage an enemy submarine at a maximum range of 5.3 km.

Aug 27, 2018, 12:08 PM IST
Defence Ministry approves procurement of 111 helicopters for Indian Navy at cost of Rs 21,000 crore

Defence Ministry approves procurement of 111 helicopters for Indian Navy at cost of Rs 21,000 crore

The decisions were taken at a meeting of the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), the ministry's highest decision-making body on procurement.

Aug 25, 2018, 16:25 PM IST
ISRO's technology to soon help in providing medical aid to Siachen heroes

ISRO's technology to soon help in providing medical aid to Siachen heroes

Satellite-enabled telemedicine nodes would improve communication lines with forces deployed in remote and isolated parts of the country.

Aug 25, 2018, 07:13 AM IST
Kerala floods: Waters recede, people return home, relief ops continue - 10 developments

Kerala floods: Waters recede, people return home, relief ops continue - 10 developments

Train services resumed as government agencies scramble to prevent disease outbreaks.

Aug 21, 2018, 23:45 PM IST
Thank You note painted on roof of house in Kerala from where Navy rescued two women - In pics

Thank You note painted on roof of house in Kerala from where Navy rescued two women - In pics

From airlifting people to rescuing them on rafts, all efforts are being made to bring the flood victims in Kerala to safety.

Aug 20, 2018, 11:10 AM IST
If Indian Ocean is our Karmbhoomi, Kerala is our Janmabhoomi, says Navy chief; rescue ops on

If Indian Ocean is our Karmbhoomi, Kerala is our Janmabhoomi, says Navy chief; rescue ops on

INS Deepak reached Kochi on Sunday and disembarked rations, fresh water and mineral water at South Jetty Naval Base.  

Aug 19, 2018, 17:08 PM IST
Kerala floods: Massive rescue ops underway; over 10000 people evacuated

Kerala floods: Massive rescue ops underway; over 10000 people evacuated

67 helicopters, 24 aircraft and 548 motorboats have been pressed into service to rescue and evacuate people from submerged areas.

Aug 18, 2018, 20:54 PM IST
Navy Captain P Rajkumar defies all odds to rescue 26 people in flood-hit Kerala

Navy Captain P Rajkumar defies all odds to rescue 26 people in flood-hit Kerala

Captain Rajkumar was the Captain of naval helicopter Sea King 528 when Cyclonic storm Ockhi struck southern coast of India during the end of November and early December last year causing massive devastation and claiming lives of at least 218 people.

Aug 18, 2018, 10:26 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi praises nation's 'daughters' for crossing 7 seas

PM Narendra Modi praises nation's 'daughters' for crossing 7 seas

Saluting the women, PM Modi said, "Our daughters have crossed all seven seas and have coloured the world in tricolour." 

Aug 15, 2018, 11:27 AM IST
Non-stop rain in Kerala leaves 29 dead, 54,000 homeless; Navy launches 'Operation Madad'

Non-stop rain in Kerala leaves 29 dead, 54,000 homeless; Navy launches 'Operation Madad'

At least 29 people have died and nearly 54,000 people have been left homeless due to non-stop rains in Kerala.

Aug 11, 2018, 06:41 AM IST
LCA Tejas for Indian Navy tests arrestor hook, gets ready for carrier operations

LCA Tejas for Indian Navy tests arrestor hook, gets ready for carrier operations

In December 2016, the Navy had expressed its unhappiness over the naval version of LCA Tejas and claimed that the fighter was "too heavy".

Aug 02, 2018, 16:21 PM IST
Defence Ministry clears implementation of 'Make in India' policy for weapons

Defence Ministry clears implementation of 'Make in India' policy for weapons

 The first project to kick off the long-delayed Strategic Partnership policy will be 111 utility twin-engine helicopters worth an estimated Rs 21,000 crore for the Indian Navy.

Jul 30, 2018, 21:05 PM IST
Russia may supply India warships armed with lethal Kalibr cruise missiles

Russia may supply India warships armed with lethal Kalibr cruise missiles

Kalibr has three versions - the ground strike missile, the SS-N-27 (Sizzler) anti-ship cruise missile and 91R anti-submarine missile. All of then can be fired from vertical launch system tubes.

Jul 30, 2018, 18:11 PM IST
Indian Navy scouting for underwater drones and unmanned submarines to track, attack enemy submarines

Indian Navy scouting for underwater drones and unmanned submarines to track, attack enemy submarines

Indian Navy is all set to get a new category of warship in its arsenal in the near future. The Navy is looking to lay its hands on underwater drones or unmanned submarines with the capability to track and attack enemy submarines in the next three years.

Jul 27, 2018, 18:00 PM IST
INS Vikrant, India's first indigenous aircraft carrier, to commence sea trials by 2020

INS Vikrant, India's first indigenous aircraft carrier, to commence sea trials by 2020

Sea trials of the indigenously built aircraft carrier, Vikrant, are expected to commence by early 2020, a Defence spokesperson said on Thursday. The Indigenous Aircraft Carrier (IAC) Project was reviewed by defence secretary Sanjay Mitra at Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) in Kochi, he said.

Jul 20, 2018, 11:33 AM IST
Indian Para Special Forces, Marcos, Garud commandos to get more lethal weapons

Indian Para Special Forces, Marcos, Garud commandos to get more lethal weapons

The surgical strikes on terror launch pads in PoK on the intervening night of September 28-29, 2018 by India Army's Para Special Forces led to more focus on the weapons being used by the commandos.

Jul 19, 2018, 12:39 PM IST
China building 8 submarines for Pakistan to counter Indian Navy

China building 8 submarines for Pakistan to counter Indian Navy

As of now, India has 16 submarines while Pakistan has 10. 

Jul 16, 2018, 14:55 PM IST

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