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RIN upsurge: When Indian naval sailors rose in revolt against the Raj

February 18, 2020 7:09 pm

The morning after February 18, somewhere between 10,000-20,000 sailors joined the strike, as did shore establishments in Karachi, Madras, Calcutta, Mandapam, Visakhapatnam, and the Andaman Islands.

India deployed P-8I naval jets to keep eye on Chinese troops during Doklam face-off

February 18, 2020 8:10 am

Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat confirmed the use of the naval aircraft while talking about the need for bringing in tri-services synergy in dealing with national security challenges.

Greater vigilance required in Indo-Pacific region, says President Ram Nath Kovind

February 13, 2020 12:38 pm

President Ram Nath Kovind made the remarks after he presented the prestigious President’s Colour to INS Shivaji, Indian Navy’s premier technical training institute, in a ceremonial parade held at Lonavala.

Rear Admiral Sanjay Vatsayan takes over as Eastern Fleet Commander

February 11, 2020 8:20 pm

Rear Admiral Sanjay Vatsayan is an alumnus of the National Defence Academy, Khadakwasla, Defence Services Staff College, Wellington, Naval War College, Mumbai and the National Defence College, New Delhi, the release said.

Indian Navy MR Admit Card: How to download

January 29, 2020 10:27 am

Indian Navy MR Admit Card 2019: The Indian Navy had earlier invited applications from unmarried males for 400 sailors vacancies for the post of Matric Recruit (MR) October 2020 batch.

Indian Navy INET admit card 2020: Release date and time

January 28, 2020 2:11 pm

Indian Navy INET admit card 2020: The hall ticket will be available at the website- The candidates can download the hall ticket from January 28 to February 8, 2020

Indian Navy SSR, AA, MR admit card release date: How to download, exam pattern

January 24, 2020 8:47 pm

Indian Navy SSR, AA, MR admit card: As per the official notice, the admit card will be available from January 24 to February 4 at the official website.

Rs 45k-crore submarine project: Mazagon Dock, L&T in, Adani out

January 22, 2020 3:14 pm

The Adani Group, which had bid in partnership with the public sector Hindustan Shipyard Limited, was not selected since it did not fulfill the requisite criteria, sources in Defence Ministry and the Indian Navy said.

Indian Navy sailor recruitment for 12th pass: Check how to apply

January 21, 2020 2:50 pm

Indian Navy sailor recruitment: The applications process is open and will close by January 26. For candidates belonging to North East, Jammu Kashmir, Andaman and Nicobar, Lakshadweep and Minicoy islands, the deadline is January 31.

Naval version of Tejas lands successfully on aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya

January 11, 2020 8:35 pm

Military officials involved in the "arrested landing" of the aircraft said the successful test has put India among a select group of nations having the capability to design a jet that can land on an aircraft carrier.


Vacancies in UPSC, Indian Navy, IOCL, BSF; jobs to apply this week

November 10, 2019 2:46 pm

The online application process for most of the vacant posts will be closed by this month. Have a look at the vacancies this week

Navy gears up as Cyclone Maha approaches Gujarat coast

November 06, 2019 1:00 pm

A total of 30 NDRF teams and 15 teams of the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) have been deployed in various parts of Gujarat along with teams of doctors and nurses. District collectors have been asked remain alert to tackle any emergency.

Defence Minister commissions second Kalvari class submarine INS Khanderi

September 30, 2019 6:37 am

A crucial feature of the new submarine is that unlike previous requirement of 60 crew, its maximum requirement is 36 crew. It saves oxygen availability and increases its capacity to stay underwater for long periods.

How to download Indian Navy admit card for AA, SSR, MR exam

February 19, 2019 10:29 pm

The Indian Navy has released the admit cards for the post of matric recruit (MR), senior secondary recruit (SSR), artificer apprentice (AA) on its official website,

Merchant navy vessel MV Infinity One reports water ingress; Indian Navy says disaster averted

June 09, 2016 10:48 am

INS Trikand and CGS Amal were rushed to render help to MV Infinity one 20 Nm off Goa coast after the vessel had reported water ingress and dangerous list.

International Fleet Review 2016: Glimpses of Indian Navy's majestic display

February 06, 2016 5:57 pm

President Pranab Mukherjee inspected one of the largest maritime events in the recent past, as International Fleet Review 2016 (IFR 2016) took place off the Visakhapatnam coast on Saturday (February 6).

INS Kochi, India's Guided Missile Destroyer, commissioned

October 01, 2015 7:37 am

INS Kochi is the second ship of the Kolkata-class (Project 15A) Guided Missile Destroyers.

Indian Navy launches three warships in Kolkata

June 30, 2015 7:00 pm

A formal launching ceremony of the three Water Jet Fast Attack Craft (WJFAC) was held in Kolkata on Tuesday (June 30).

First Look: This magnificent ship will soon be INS Vikrant

June 10, 2015 10:16 pm

India today undocked its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier INS Vikrant at a simple ceremony at Cochin Shipyard Limited.

Today in pics: Mumbai metro to start operations on Sunday

June 07, 2014 4:43 pm

The Mumbai metro services on Varsova-Ghatkopar corridor would begin from Sunday.


Reliance Defence to set up shipyard in Visakhapatnam

January 11, 2016 5:39 am

Mumbai, Jan 11 (ANI): Reliance Defence has signed an accord with Andhra Pradesh Government to set up a naval facility along the country’s coast with an initial investment of Rs.50 billion. Reliance Defence, a unit of billionaire Anil Ambani’s Reliance Infrastructure, plans to build submarines and aircraft carriers as well as to provide services including maintenance and refitting of ships at the facility. Reliance Chairman Ambani cited estimates saying the Indian navy could spend nearly 200 billion rupees annually over the next 15 years on acquisitions and fleet modernisation of submarines and aircraft carriers.

Admiral Dhowan commissions INS Kadmatt into Indian Navy

January 07, 2016 4:05 pm

Visakhapatnam, Jan 07 (ANI): Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral R.K. Dhowan, on Thursday commissioned INS Kadmatt into the Indian Navy and said the ship is indigenously designed by the Indian Navy's in-house organization. He assured that commissioning of INS Kadmatt marks yet another milestone in the journey towards self-reliance and Make-in-India. About 90per cent of the ship is indigenous and is equipped to fight in Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) warfare conditions.