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Karanj launched in Mumbai: 10 things you must know about the Scorpene-class submarine

Karanj, the third Scorpene class submarine constructed by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited for the Indian Navy, was launched on Wednesday. Along with traditional ceremonies, Sanskrit shlokas were recited from the Atharva Veda at the launch.  

Jan 31, 2018, 15:00 PM IST

Navy gets INS Kalvari: 10 reasons why the submarine is a game changer

Kalvari is named after the dreaded tiger shark, a deadly deep sea predator of the Indian Ocean.


Dec 14, 2017, 10:05 AM IST

Indian Navy gets its first indigenously-built Scorpene-class submarine INS Kalvari

Kalvari has gone through 120 days of extensive sea trials

Dec 14, 2017, 09:28 AM IST

INS Kalvari, India's first Scorpene-class submarine, to be commissioned today: Key facts

The new 1,565-tonne submarine is to be followed by five of her Scorpene sisters under the Rs 23,652 crore “Project-75”.

Dec 14, 2017, 06:10 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi reaches Mumbai; to commission Scorpene-class submarine INS Kalvari today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached Mumbai late on Wednesday to attend the commissioning ceremony of Scorpene-class submarine INS Kalvari today.

Dec 14, 2017, 00:15 AM IST

Navy to get its first Scorpene-class submarine: 10 things to know about INS Kalvari

The technology utilised in the Scorpene has ensured superior stealth features and has gone through 120 days of extensive sea trials.

Dec 13, 2017, 17:54 PM IST

Huge boost for 'Make in India: Narendra Modi to commission Scorpene-class submarine INS Kalvari

A diesel-electric attack submarine, the INS Kalvari has been built for the Indian Navy by the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited. 

Dec 13, 2017, 17:36 PM IST

Navy to induct world's stealthiest submarine INS Kalvari amid tensions with China

The INS Kalvari, a Scorpene class attack submarine and named after a deep-sea tiger shark, is expected to significantly boost the Navy's underwater prowess.


Aug 04, 2017, 17:13 PM IST

Zee Media Exclusive: How does a submarine work!

Today is the Submarine Day of Indian Navy. This is the day when India's first submarine INS Kalvari became the part of Indian Navy.

Dec 08, 2015, 11:27 AM IST

INS Kalvari, first of Scorpene class submarines, all set for sea trials

Sea trials for the INS Kalavri, the first of six French-designed Scorpene submarines being manufactured in Mumbai, began Friday.

Oct 30, 2015, 13:43 PM IST

DNA: Indian Navy's first Scorpene submarine launched in Mumbai

The Indian Navy`s first Scorpene class stealth submarine, Kalvari, on Monday was undocked at the Mazagon Docks Limited (MDL) in Mumbai.

Apr 07, 2015, 00:32 AM IST