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Navy’s P-8I spy planes detect Chinese warship in southern Indian Ocean region

This comes almost a fortnight after Indian intelligence agencies warned that China was allegedly spying on Indian Naval bases in the Indian Ocean.

Sep 16, 2019, 11:50 AM IST

LCA Tejas Navy makes arrested landing, clears a big hurdle before aircraft carrier test

After completing a series of such short and arrester landings, Tejas Navy will get operational clearance to execute the same on aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya.

Sep 13, 2019, 16:22 PM IST

India signs contract with Russia for enhancing air defence capability of Delhi class warships

Delhi-class warships are guided-missile destroyers with a displacement of 6,200 tonnes, a length of 163 metres and a crew of 40 officers and 310 sailors. They have a maximum speed of 32 knots (59 kilometres per hour).

Sep 12, 2019, 19:56 PM IST

Indian Navy to commission INS Khanderi attack submarine on September 28, stealth frigate to be launched into sea

The first submarine of the Scorpene class is INS Kalvari which was commissioned into the Indian Navy on December 14, 2017.

Sep 09, 2019, 23:21 PM IST

Indian Navy trying to clear stray dogs off Goa airport runway

On Sunday, stray dogs forced an Air Asia flight to Delhi to abort take-off after air traffic control personnel spotted stray dogs on the runway. The aircraft was allowed to take-off after technical checks prescribed as per protocol.

Sep 03, 2019, 13:41 PM IST

Pakistani commandos enter Gulf of Kutch off Gujarat coast to create communal disturbance in India: Intelligence report

The Pakistani commandos are believed to be highly trained in carrying out underwater attacks and intelligence agencies have warned the port to maintain high vigil. All ships have also been directed to take utmost security measures and maintain anti-terror watch. 

Aug 29, 2019, 12:27 PM IST

Deshhit: JeM training 'Underwater Terrorist Wing' to carry out attacks in India, says Navy Chief

Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh said that the Indian Navy has received intelligence inputs that JeM terrorists are being trained to carry out an underwater attack on India. Watch full video to know more.

Aug 26, 2019, 21:04 PM IST

Indian Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh says prepared to thwart Pakistani terror group JeM's 'underwater' attack

A group of Pakistan-based terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohommad (JeM) is training for an underwater attack against India, however, Indian forces is fully prepared and will not let their plans succeed, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh said on Monday.

Aug 26, 2019, 20:57 PM IST

Indian Navy responds to medical evacuation request from Japanese warship, helps injured crew member

The patient was shifted to a local hospital by the Japanese Consulate.

Aug 16, 2019, 20:33 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi's Independence Day gift to India: Chief of Defence Staff for better synergy between Army, IAF, Navy

One of the lacunae often pointed out by defence experts in the Indian defence forces is the absence of the single-point reference for defence issues. The creation of CDS has been a demand for the last few decades to achieve better coordination among the Indian Army, Indian Air Force and Indian Navy.

Aug 15, 2019, 09:47 AM IST

India honours its bravehearts with gallantry awards on 73rd Independence Day

On the eve of 73rd Independence Day, President Ram Nath Kovind had approved 132 gallantry awards to armed forces personnel and members of paramilitary forces including third highest gallantry award - Vir Chakra - for IAF's Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who shot down a PAF F-16 during the dogfight on February 27.

Aug 14, 2019, 21:50 PM IST

Navy puts all bases, warships on high alert over possible terror attack from Pakistan

According to sources, the alert has been sounded keeping in view the possibility of Pakistan-backed infiltration into the country to carry out terror attacks.

Aug 09, 2019, 21:59 PM IST

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh clears acquisition of two BrahMos supersonic cruise missile coastal batteries for Navy

In a major boost for the naval forces, the Defence Ministry on Thursday cleared the acquisition of two BrahMos supersonic cruise missile coastal batteries for the Indian Navy. The Defence Minister also cleared the acquisition of 'Made in India' software-defined radios for the armed forces.

Aug 08, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

Govt to decide on buying two BrahMos missile batteries to tackle enemy warships

The Indian Navy wants to use the two BrahMos missile batteries to replace its existing systems which have become old and need replacement

Aug 07, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

100th warship built by GRSE commissioned by Indian Navy

A landing craft utility (LCU) - the 100th warship built by the Kolkata-headquartered Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers - was commissioned by the Indian Navy at Visakhapatnam on Monday, marking a big milestone in the shipyard`s history.

Jul 29, 2019, 20:37 PM IST

Central forces successfully rescue 900 people stranded aboard Mahalaxmi Express

The Central Forces on Saturday rescued all 900 people including passengers and staff members, who were stranded on board Mahalaxmi Express near Maharashtra's Mumbai successfully.

Jul 27, 2019, 19:40 PM IST

Watch: Incredible footage shows NDRF, Indian Navy rescuing stranded passengers from Mahalaxmi Express

Hundreds of passengers were stranded in Mumbai-Kolhapur Mahalaxmi Express, which was stuck in between Badlapur and Wangani, following incessant rains in Mumbai and neighbour regions. 

Jul 27, 2019, 13:53 PM IST

Mumbai rains: Hundreds stranded on board Mahalaxmi Express; NRDF, IAF, Navy deployed

Teams of National Disaster Response Force, Indian Navy, Army and Indian Air Force has been pressed into action.

Jul 27, 2019, 11:43 AM IST

How Indian Navy mounted pressure on Pakistan through a tactical masterstroke in Kargil war

Do not escalate the war - Indian Navy's message to the Pakistani Navy was loud and clear. 

Jul 26, 2019, 10:24 AM IST

INS Tarkash arrives at St. Petersburg, will take part in Russian Navy Day parade

The frigate was welcomed by a Russian naval band and will now participate in the celebrations scheduled for July 28.

Jul 25, 2019, 21:50 PM IST