Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022

INS Shikra


Vice Admiral Chopra takes over as Western Naval Commander

June 07, 2014 2:42 am

Earlier, he had been the Fleet Commander of the Navy’s Sword Arm - the Western Fleet in 2008.

High Court rules against highrise on mill plot adjoining INS Shikra

December 20, 2011 1:30 am

Noting that national security is paramount,the Bombay High Court on Monday dismissed a petition filed by TCI Industries seeking direction to authorities to approve the construction of a highrise on the erstwhile Mukesh Mills plot in Colaba.

City turns fortress for President’s fleet review

December 20, 2011 1:24 am

Indian Navy has put in place the highest level of security in recent times on the western coast,turning Mumbai into an impenetrable fortress,for the 10th President’s Fleet Review here on Tuesday.

It’s in your interest to acquire encroached plots near INS Shikra: HC to Navy

December 17, 2011 1:26 am

Bombay High Court said it would serve the interest of the naval establishment at Colaba to acquire the two plots adjoining the INS Shikra that are encroached by slums.

Heritage on fire at Naval Dockyard

November 04, 2011 12:33 am

A Major fire broke out at the high-security Naval Dockyard near Kalaghoda in South Mumbai at 4.30 pm on Thursday.

State plan to turn Vikrant into museum struggles to stay afloat

October 19, 2011 12:46 am

The state government’s ambitious plan to turn decommissioned aircraft carrier IMS Vikrant into a national maritime museum riding on the ship’s immense emotive value for her role in the 1971 war

Michelle Obama photo churns scandal in Indian Navy

November 09, 2010 4:37 am

Vice Admiral Sanjeev Bhasin took his wife Rajni aboard INS Shikra during President Barack Obama’s visit.

INS Shikra expansion to be completed in 3 weeks

March 13, 2009 11:21 pm

The expansion of INS Shikra,formerly Naval Air Station Kunjali II that was commissioned by the Indian Navy this January,will be completed in two-three weeks.