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Jan 01, 2019, 09:40 AM IST

Yearender 2018: Recap of top Indian military developments

A powerful military not only has an edge during times of conflict but ensures peace by keeping possibly nefarious designs of enemies at bay.

Dec 25, 2018, 08:20 AM IST

Deployment of nuke submarine INS Arihant by India threatens stability in South Asia: Pakistan

Nuclear-powered submarine INS Arihant successfully completed its first deterrence patrol this week.

Nov 08, 2018, 20:56 PM IST

Warship INS Arihant can dive to 300 metres, remain under water for months

INS Arihant, the indigenously-built nuclear-propelled submarine that completed its first deterrence patrol, is capable of firing ballistic missiles and can stay under water for months.

Nov 05, 2018, 22:10 PM IST

INS Arihant, India's nuclear ballistic missile submarine, completes first deterrence patrol

INS Arihant is India's nuke-powered ballistic missile submarine.

Nov 05, 2018, 14:38 PM IST

India's nuclear submarine INS Arihant fully operational with N-tipped K-15 missiles

Only four other countries - United States of America (USA), Russia, China and France - have submarines with nuclear missile capable of hitting targets 700 kilometres away.

May 17, 2018, 17:21 PM IST

Information on INS Arihant damage cannot be divulged: Government

The government on Wednesday declined to give information on the extent of damage and cost of repairs of the indigenously-built nuclear submarine INS Arihant.

Mar 28, 2018, 15:41 PM IST

Chinese navy gets new nuclear submarine

The new submarine is stated to be 69th conventional and nuclear submarines, according to unofficial estimates by global defence think-tanks.

Sep 21, 2017, 13:34 PM IST

Navy's N-sub INS Aridhaman loaded with lethal features as India eyes underwater prowess

INS Aridhaman can carry more missiles than Arihant and can also move faster underwater. 

Sep 15, 2017, 23:19 PM IST

India set to launch its 2nd indigenously-built N-sub INS Aridhaman

INS Aridhaman can carry more missiles than Arihant and can also move faster underwater. It will also carry K-15 and K-4 ballistic missiles like INS Arihant. 

Sep 15, 2017, 21:52 PM IST

INS Arihant inducted quietly; Navy, Defence Ministry stay mum

INS Arihant completes India's nuclear triad giving it the capability to respond to nuclear strikes from sea, land and air-based systems.

Oct 19, 2016, 06:59 AM IST

India inducts INS Arihant into service, completes its nuclear triad

INS Arihant gives second-strike capability to India, which has a clearly declared policy of "no first-use" of nuclear weapons.

Oct 18, 2016, 06:32 AM IST

INS Arihant undergoing sea acceptance trails: Top official

Country's first armed nuclear submarine, INS Arihant, is currently undergoing sea acceptance trails, a senior Naval official said on Sunday.

Apr 18, 2016, 00:51 AM IST

India conducts secret test of submarine-launched K-4 nuclear-capable missile: Report

The missile test was dubbed as 'highly successful'.

Apr 13, 2016, 17:19 PM IST

INS Arihant passes deep sea tests, all set for operations

Indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant, which was not featured at the International Fleet Review held recently, is now ready for full-fledged operations.

Feb 23, 2016, 11:33 AM IST

How India lags China in submarine race

A recent visit by an advanced Chinese Yuan-class submarine to Karachi after traversing the Arabian Sea worried Indian authorities concerned about China`s growing undersea-warfare capabilities more than four times as large as India`s.

Jul 20, 2015, 17:19 PM IST

First indigenous nuclear submarine's sea-trials going very well: Navy chief

The Indian Navy chief, Admiral RK Dhowan, said on Thursday that the sea trials of India`s first indigenous nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine, INS Arihant, are going "very well".

Apr 30, 2015, 19:56 PM IST

Nuclear submarine trials going 'very well', says Navy Chief

Sea trials of the first indigenous nuclear-powered submarine, INS Arihant, are going "very well" and the progress in this regard has been satisfactory, Navy Chief Admiral RK Dhowan said on Thursday.

Apr 30, 2015, 16:16 PM IST

INS Arihant, first made-in-India nuclear submarine begins sea trials

In a major boost to indigenisation of defence manufacturing, India's first nuclear-powered and nuclear-armed submarine INS Arihant was on Monday flagged off by the Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar from Vizag for sea trials. 

Dec 15, 2014, 21:08 PM IST

Cyclone Hudhud: Nuclear submarine INS Arihant, other critical assets in Vizag safe

India's first indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant and other "critical assets" in the Bay of Bengal are safe from the devastation wrought by cyclonic storm Hudhud in the southern port city of Visakhapatnam, an official said Wednesday.

Oct 15, 2014, 16:13 PM IST