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Passing Out Parade of Spring Term 2019 held at Indian Naval Academy

In a spectacular Passing out Parade (POP) held at Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala, on Saturday morning, a total of 264 trainees comprising Midshipmen and cadets of Indian Navy, Indian Coast Guard, and ten international cadets passed out with flying colours. The POP marked the culmination of the ab-initio training of the 264 trainees.

May 26, 2019, 09:35 AM IST

It was false controversy over INS Virat. Here are real questions we should be asking

There should be controversy over the capabilities of the Indian Navy and Coast Guard instead.

May 20, 2019, 16:46 PM IST

Spanish Naval ship on Mumbai visit

The visit by the Spanish Navy ship to Mumbai would further strengthen the existing bonds between the two navies, a defence press note stated.

May 18, 2019, 18:50 PM IST

Indian Navy conducts successful maiden trials of Medium Range Surface to Air missile

The firing trial was carried out by the Indian Navy, DRDO and Israel Aerospace Industries, the release said.

May 17, 2019, 15:43 PM IST

Navy Chief on farewell visit to Eastern Naval Command headquarters

During the course of his visit, the Navy chief would interact with officers, sailors and defence civilians of the ENC and also embark on the Eastern Fleet at Sea.

May 16, 2019, 20:33 PM IST

US Navy Chief says maritime dimension of terror concern for both India, US

"We have a terrific opportunity because of the last 2+2 meet, we signed important agreements--COMCASA."

May 16, 2019, 14:43 PM IST

Indian Army, Air Force, Navy combine might under Special Operations Division

Major General AK Dhingra has been named the GCO of the Special Operations Division.

May 15, 2019, 19:08 PM IST

WATCH: Navy's Seaking 42C and MARCOS conduct hostage rescue mock drill in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam

Earlier named as Marine Commando Force, MARCOS is the special forces unit of the Indian Navy created for conducting special operations. 

May 15, 2019, 09:07 AM IST

First Indian Navy Entrance Test for Officers to be held September 2019: Know selection process

Currently, officer candidates are shortlisted for interviews by Services Selection Board (SSB) on the basis of marks scored in graduation or post-graduation. Henceforth, shortlisting for SSB will be taken on the basis of marks scored in INET (Officers).

May 14, 2019, 15:02 PM IST

Happy anniversary Black Panthers: Indian Navy tweets wishes for Air Squadron INAS 303

Naval Air Squadron 303, the frontline fighter squadron of the Indian Navy, was commissioned on May 11, 2013. 

May 11, 2019, 13:21 PM IST

INS Ranjit decommissioned after 36 years in service

The ship had been commissioned on September 15, 1983 by Captain Vishnu Bhagwat in erstwhile USSR.

May 06, 2019, 23:40 PM IST

Vela, Indian Navy's fourth stealth Scorpene-class submarine, launched for trials: Key points to note

Vela is the fourth of the six Scorpene submarine that has completed the out fittings at MDL. 

May 06, 2019, 11:47 AM IST

Navy launches massive rescue and rehabilitation effort after Cyclone Fani batters Odisha

The operation is being managed by Eastern Naval Command.

May 04, 2019, 13:42 PM IST

Indian Navy's frontline missile destroyer INS Ranjit to be decommissioned on May 6

INS Ranjit, the third of the five Kashin-class destroyers built by erstwhile USSR, was commissioned in 1983.

May 04, 2019, 10:49 AM IST

Indian Navy's P8I, Dornier aircraft to undertake aerial survey to assess impact of Cyclone Fani in Odisha

Navy has already deployed its ships with relief material and medical teams so that it can launch rescue operation after the cyclone hits the coastline of Odisha.

May 03, 2019, 12:43 PM IST

Cyclone Fani: Coast Guard deploys 4 ships, 34 disaster relief teams

The Indian Coast Guard has positioned 34 disaster relief teams at different spots in view of Cyclone Fani.

May 03, 2019, 10:05 AM IST

Indian Navy warship rolls in Bay of Bengal as Cyclone Fani rushes towards Odisha

Indian naval ships Sahyadri, Ranvir and Kadmatt with relief material and medical teams have been deployed t help people in the aftermath of the Cyclone Fani making landfall in Odisha coast. 

May 03, 2019, 09:52 AM IST

Cyclone Fani hits Odisha coast: Thousands evacuated; Navy ships on standby with relief materials

Thousands of people have been evacuated in the past 24 hours from the vulnerable districts in Odisha to safer camps in view of Cyclone Fani.

May 03, 2019, 09:20 AM IST

Indian Navy pushing Rs 3,500 crore Kamov-31 chopper deal with Russia

The Navy already has a fleet of 12 of these Kamov-31 choppers which sanitise the air space around the aircraft carriers and destroyers operating in open seas.

May 02, 2019, 23:01 PM IST

Cyclone Fani: Emergency contact numbers of hospitals in Bhubaneswar

Leaves of doctors and medical officials in the state have been cancelled while hospitals across the state are on the ready.

May 02, 2019, 15:18 PM IST