Naval Exercise

DNA: India is playing host to navies from 16 countries at Port Blair named "Milan"

India is playing host to navies from 16 countries at Port Blair named "Milan". It is the biggest multilateral naval exercise. This is the 10th addition of the exercise, it started back in 1999.

Mar 13, 2018, 23:15 PM IST
China reacts to India-Singapore's naval drill at South China Sea, says "such activities shouldn't hurt others''

China reacts to India-Singapore's naval drill at South China Sea, says "such activities shouldn't hurt others''

Reacting cautiously over the joint naval exercise being held by India and Singapore in the disputed South China Sea, China today said such activities should not hurt the "interests of other countries".

May 19, 2017, 17:01 PM IST
India, UK hold naval exercise in memory of HMS Trincomalee built 200 years ago in Mumbai

India, UK hold naval exercise in memory of HMS Trincomalee built 200 years ago in Mumbai

"It is a very historic moment as this is the first time an Indian stealth frigate has docked at Canary Wharf in London," said Indian deputy high commissioner to the UK, Dinesh K Patnaik. 

May 08, 2017, 20:01 PM IST

Indo-Russian naval exercise begins in Bay of Bengal

India and Russia on Wednesday today started their naval exercise in the Bay of Bengal with an aim to increase interoperability and strengthen security cooperation between the two maritime forces.

Dec 14, 2016, 19:52 PM IST

India, Sri Lanka begin naval exercise

India and Sri Lanka today began their bilateral naval exercise off Lanka's Trincomalee focusing on anti-piracy exercises, gun firings, cross-deck helicopter operations and anti-surface operations.

Oct 27, 2015, 20:46 PM IST

Two Indian warships enter port in S Arbaia for naval exercise

Indian warships 'INS Delhi' and 'INS Trishul' on Thursday entered Al-Jubail port in Saudi Arabia as part of a month-long deployment in the Gulf to enhance bilateral ties and engage in naval exercises with friendly regional navies.

Sep 10, 2015, 21:19 PM IST

India and Australia to hold 1st joint naval exercise this year

India and Australia will undertake their first joint naval exercise later this year even as the two along with Japan look at the possibility of a trilateral exercise, a move that will likely rile China.

Jun 14, 2015, 10:43 AM IST

Indo-French naval exercise 'VARUNA' concludes on Saturday

The ten day long Indo-French naval exercise, 'VARUNA', aimed at showcasing close ties between the two countries concluded off the Goa coast on Saturday.

May 03, 2015, 00:53 AM IST

Fishing vessel hits INS Sindhughosh, damages periscope during naval exercise

In yet another naval accident, the periscope of submarine INS Sindhughosh was damaged when a fishing vessel hit it while a naval exercise was being held off the Mumbai coast.

Feb 22, 2015, 22:43 PM IST

Four Navy ships deployed to seas of East Africa, Indian Ocean

In a bid to enhance bilateral engagements and engage in friendly naval exercises, four frontline ships of Indian Navy have been deployed to seas of East Africa and South Indian Ocean, marking stepped up maritime cooperation with the countries of the region.

Oct 18, 2014, 01:29 AM IST

India committed to closer defence ties with Indonesia: Envoy

As the navies of India and Indonesia engaged in a joint exercise on the waters off Indonesia, India`s Ambassador Gurjit Singh said the country is committed to furthering close defence ties with Indonesia.

May 07, 2014, 17:44 PM IST

India, China, Pakistan naval ships hold rare exercises

India`s stealth frigate INS Shivalik on Wednesday took part in rare drills with Chinese and Pakistan naval ships in multilateral maritime exercises held off China`s coast to celebrate 65th anniversary of its navy.

Apr 23, 2014, 15:15 PM IST

India taking part in Western Pacific Naval meet in China

India and over 140 other countries are taking part in a biennial conference of the Western Pacific Naval Symposium (WPNS) which opened in the eastern Chinese port of Qingdao Tuesday.

Apr 22, 2014, 17:24 PM IST

US, Indian Navy joint exercise MALABAR 2013 begins

The four-day joint Naval exercise `MALABAR 2013` in the Bay of Bengal between the US and India, providing an opportunity to advance multinational maritime relationship and mutual security issues, began on Thursday.

Nov 07, 2013, 11:16 AM IST

Indian Navy ships begin joint exercise with Oman

Four Indian warships have begun a joint exercise with Oman as part of a month-long overseas deployment.

Sep 21, 2013, 19:42 PM IST

Indo-French naval exercise off Goa coast on April 17

India and France will be holding a joint naval exercise off the Goa coast on April 17, which is mainly aimed at honing the skills of Indian Navy in tackling anti-piracy and anti-submarine operations.

Apr 13, 2013, 23:42 PM IST

Russia, India to hold joint naval exercise

Three Russian warships will enter Mumbai on Wednesday to hold joint naval exercises, code-named `INDRA`.

Nov 28, 2012, 15:30 PM IST

India-UK joint naval exercise from tomorrow

The exercise will help the Navy to hone its skills in operating nuclear submarines.

Oct 07, 2011, 20:16 PM IST

Sri Lanka, India hold largest naval exercise

A joint exercise of Sri Lankan and
Indian naval forces started today in the eastern seas off Trincomalee to enhance interoperability of the two navies.

Sep 19, 2011, 14:15 PM IST

Indo-French naval exercise to help anti-piracy operations

Indo-French naval exercise `Varuna` entered its second day Saturday, even as both Indian and French navies said the joint exercise could help combat global anti-piracy effectively.

Jan 08, 2011, 20:41 PM IST