Naval chopper crashes near Mumbai while landing, no casualty

Two pilots and two crew members had a narrow escape when an Indian Navy helicopter crashed while landing at a heliport in Maharashtra Thursday, officials said.

Boeing delivers fifth maritime patrol aircraft to India

Boeing has delivered the fifth maritime patrol aircraft to India as part of a deal for eight aircraft to support the Indian Navy's maritime patrol requirements.

Marine commandos to establish waterways in Srinagar

 Navy's elite Marine Commandos will establish a waterway in the city to enable faster movement of people stuck in low-lying areas to higher grounds.

Boeing delivers fifth P-8I maritime patrol aircraft to India

Boeing has delivered the fifth maritime patrol aircraft to India, on schedule as part of a contract for eight aircraft to support the Indian Navy's maritime patrol requirements.

Massive rescue operations on in flood-hit J&K; toll nears 200, lakhs stranded​
Massive rescue operations on in flood-hit J&K; toll nears 200, lakhs stranded​

Battling against one of the worst floods in decades in Jammu and Kashmir region, Army Chief Gen Dalbir Suhag and General Officer Commanding (GOC) Northern Command Lt Gen DS Hooda on Monday said rescue operations will continue till everyone is pulled out.

Indian Navy has transformed from buyer to builder: Naval Chief

The Indian Navy has transformed from a "buyer's navy to a builder's navy", Chief of Naval Staff Admiral RK Dhowan said here on Thursday.

Emphasis on indigenisation, says Navy Chief Admiral Dhowan

Strongly pitching for indigenisation of warships and submarines, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral R K Dhowan on Thursday said the future of Indian Navy is firmly anchored on indigenisation and the force has transformed from "Buyers Navy" to "Builder's Navy" after relentless efforts.

INS Sumitra commissioned by Navy chief
INS Sumitra commissioned by Navy chief

The Indian Navy on Thursday commissioned its Offshore Patrol Vessel INS Sumitra.

Indian Navy to set up a full-fledged naval base at Porbandar

 The Navy has decided to set up a naval base at the coastal town of Porbandar, said Indian Navy's Flag Commanding Officer (FCO) for Gujarat and Maharashtra, Rear Admiral Ashok Kumar today.

INS Sumitra to be commissioned Sep 4

The naval offshore patrol vessel INS Sumitra will be commissioned here Sep 4, according to a government statement.

Defence Ministry scraps Rs 6000-cr tender for Light Utility Helicopters

Defence Ministry on Friday scrapped a scam-tainted tender worth over Rs 6,000 crore to procure 197 light utility helicopters for Army and Air Force to replace the vintage fleet of Cheetah and Chetak choppers used to move troops and equipment to high altitude locations like Siachen.

Arun Jaitley to review Scorpene submarine project in Mumbai today

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley will on Monday review Scorpene submarine project here.

Defence alertness best guarantee for peace in region: Arun Jaitley

As Indian Navy added more firepower following induction of the first home built stealth anti-submarine warfare corvette `INS Kamorta` on Saturday, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said effective defence preparedness is the "best guarantee" for peace in the region.

Indigenously-built ASW Corvette INS Kamorta inducted into Indian Navy

India`s first indigenously-built stealth Anti-Submarine Warfare Corvette `INS Kamorta` was on Saturday inducted into the Indian Navy.

Delhi court jails retd Navy person for 20 years in gang-rape case

A 72-year-old retired Navy person was among two persons sent to 20 years in jail by a Delhi court for repeatedly gang-raping a young woman and threatening her.

Indian Navy building all-women sailing team for circumnavigation

The Indian Navy is in the process of putting together an all-women`s team to circumnavigate the globe on a non-motorised sailboat later this year, to promote the spirit of adventure, it was announced here on Tuesday.

PM Modi inducts INS Kolkata, says military might best deterrent to war

Asserting that military might was the biggest deterrent to war, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today declared his government`s commitment to modernising the defence forces saying "when we are capable, no one can dare challenge us".

PM Modi inducts warship INS Kolkata, says military prowess acts as war deterrent

PM Narendra Modi inducts India`s largest indigenously-built warship INS Kolkata into the Navy on Saturday.

PM Modi to induct INS Kolkata without its main air defence weapon

The largest indigenously-built warship INS Kolkata, to be inducted into the Navy by PM Narendra Modi on August 16, will be commissioned without its main air defence weapon.