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Navy will play a bigger role in protecting India’s global interests

India’s ascendancy has indeed been remarkable and the joint efforts of all “elements of national power” have contributed towards it

04 Dec 2022 12:02 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Hike Indian Navy funding to befit a rising sea power

A strong, effective Navy can’t be built in a day, nor does it forgive a lackadaisical approach to maintenance or modernisation

03 Dec 2022 12:00 AM

New INS Vikrant to join Navy in mid-August

With the delivery of Vikrant, India will join a select group of nations who can indigenously design and build an aircraft-carrier

11 Jul 2022 7:32 AM

Women to make up 20% of Naval Agniveer force

In the current financial year, the Indian Navy will be hiring 3,000 sailors, including both men and women, under the Agnipath scheme

06 Jul 2022 1:07 AM

Indian Navy successfully test-fires naval anti-ship missile

The test was conducted at the Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Odisha's Balasore

19 May 2022 12:53 AM


West Bengal gets 2 Navy fast interceptor crafts based in Kolkata

The high-speed vessels are capable of operating in the Hooghly as well as in the Bay of Bengal at Sandheads

16 Mar 2022 8:46 PM

India's first indigenous aircraft carrier begins another phase of sea trials

The warship will operate MiG-29K fighter jets, Kamov-31 helicopters, MH-60R multi-role helicopters

09 Jan 2022 5:29 PM

MoS defence: We have secure border, can give reply to enemy

The Survey Vessels (Large) can survey maritime limits and collect oceanographic and geographical data for defence applications

06 Dec 2021 7:03 AM

INS Vela commissioned into Indian Navy in Mumbai

The Navy chief said that INS Vela has the ability to undertake an entire spectrum of submarine operations

25 Nov 2021 10:50 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Stealth ships to give fillip to Indian Navy’s Ocean power?

The West has been forced to do an about-turn

15 Nov 2021 1:34 AM


Third Goa Maritime Conclave to begin on Sunday, to host heads of 12 Navies

Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh would host the chiefs of navies/heads of maritime forces from 12 Indian Ocean littorals

06 Nov 2021 11:36 AM

Indian Navy, Bharat Electronics sign deal for anti-drone system

BEL will sign similar contracts with Army and Air Force also to supply anti-drone system

01 Sep 2021 7:57 AM

Indian Navy to join big Quad exercise in Guam this week

India, the US, Japan and Australia are part of the “Quad" alliance, which Beijing considers as an anti-China grouping

23 Aug 2021 9:00 AM

India issues tender for Rs 50,000 crore project to build six submarines

Clearance for issuing the tender or the request for proposal (RFP) was given in a meeting of the defence acquisition council

20 Jul 2021 1:54 PM

UK's carrier strike group enters Indian Ocean, to conduct wargame with Indian Navy

The warships are expected to visit the South China Sea region as part of the tour

16 Jul 2021 2:45 PM


India, US kick off mega wargame in Indian Ocean with eye on China

The US has deployed its naval carrier strike group, led by the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan

24 Jun 2021 1:24 AM

Indian Navy converts chopper into air ambulance for evacuation of critical patients

The MICU has been installed on-board ALH Mk-III from INAS 323 at INS Hansa by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

30 May 2021 4:52 PM

Navy confirms death of 37 personnel onboard barge P305, bodies recovered

Search operation for at least 36 missing personnel is still on and a total of 188 of the 261 onboard have already been rescued

20 May 2021 11:42 PM

Meet the sharks of Indian Navy

On this Indian Navy Day on December 4, meet the gallant officers who went out of their way in their attempt to keep the honour of Tricolour

05 Dec 2020 6:13 PM

Malabar 2020: Navy's aircraft carrier Vikramaditya to participate in naval exercise

Beijing sees such exercises as a militarisation of the informal Quad, that it sees as an anti-China alliance

17 Nov 2020 8:50 AM