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Nicole Kidman radically transforms for drama 'Destroyer'

The Oscar winner swaps her blonde locks for a short bob and rugged style to play Erin Bell, a detective whose past continues to haunt her years after infiltrating a criminal gang undercover in an operation with devastating consequences.

Oct 15, 2018, 09:17 AM IST

Mel Gibson to direct World War II drama 'Destroyer'

Besides this project, Gibson is in negotiations with Warner Bros.

May 01, 2018, 16:22 PM IST

Russian aircraft head off US destroyer in Black Sea: RIA

Russian military aircraft were scrambled to head off a U.S. warship that was acting "aggressively" in the Black Sea, state news agency RIA reported on Saturday, but the Pentagon denied any unusual behavior.

May 31, 2015, 08:45 AM IST

INS Visakhapatnam, Indian Navy’s new destroyer set to be launched today

Indian Navy's new destroyer, INS Visakhapatnam, with enhanced capability to operate in nuclear, biological and chemical atmosphere, will be launched in Mumbai on Monday.

Apr 20, 2015, 13:56 PM IST

Iran Navy takes delivery of 'faster, more agile' destroyer

Iran's Navy took delivery on Monday of what a top admiral said was a "faster and more agile" domestically produced destroyer which will be used in the Caspian Sea.

Mar 09, 2015, 20:08 PM IST

Anirban Lahiri digs deep to return with even par second round at CIMB Classic

Anirban Lahiri fought well to go four-under for his last 14 holes after being four-over for first four, to end at tied 53rd at the midway stage of the USD 7 million CIMB Classic.

Oct 31, 2014, 20:18 PM IST

Iranian Navy to launch new destroyer

The destroyer, called "Shaheed Bayandor", will officially join the Iranian naval fleet by next month, Xinhua cited Press TV as saying.

Apr 14, 2013, 10:32 AM IST

Iran launches second domestic-made destroyer in Caspian Sea

Iran launched its second domestically-made Jamaran-2 destroyer in the Caspian Sea on Sunday.

Mar 17, 2013, 19:27 PM IST

Iran to build 10 warships

The new projects also include Mowj and Sina-class destroyers and guided missile frigates.

Jun 21, 2012, 09:09 AM IST

Russia to build N-powered destroyer by 2016

Russia will finish in 2016 the construction of a new destroyer, most likely to be nuclear-powered.

Jun 30, 2011, 23:31 PM IST

Indian Navy launches destroyer INS Kochi

Indian Navy launched its latest state-of-the-art destroyer INS Kochi on Friday.

Sep 18, 2009, 12:14 PM IST