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Arun Jaitley to address top Navy brass on Tuesday

The Defence Minister is expected to communicate the major objectives of the Government to the maritime force, Navy officials said.

Dhowan as Navy chief may lead to legal battle

The final nail in the coffin that led to Joshi’s resignation was a fire on the Sindhuratna submarine in which two officers were killed.


MoD moves files for appointing R K Dhowan as new Navy Chief

Formal announcement likely to be made soon after nod from ACC and President’s consent.

Can't rule out sabotage but no hint yet: Navy chief on INS Sindhurakshak tragedy

Navy chief Admiral D K Joshi said that forensic evidence were being gathered.

INS Sindhurakshak sunk by explosions,18 feared dead; Navy calls it 'catastrophe'

INS Sindhurakshak is the first Indian submarine to go down during active service.

A navy adrift

UPA must answer why it accepted D.K. Joshi’s resignation if it was going to delay replacing him.


MoD gets EC approval for Navy chief appointment

The ministry is likely to move ahead the file for the appointment of a new chief that has to be approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet.

Vice Admiral at centre of row ‘not fit to command’, then Navy Chief Nirmal Verma had said

Sources said that at this point of time, Sinha is not contemplating resigning, making the selection of a new chief an extremely tough decision.

Joshi insisted on resigning: Antony

Antony said that the officer was very disturbed about the submarine accident and wanted to take full responsibility for the matter.

Navy sets up high-level probe in submarine mishap

Seven sailors had taken seriously ill and two officers had been missing following the mishap in submarine INS Sindhuratna.