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Govt has brought our military on par with powerful armed forces of the world: PM Modi in Maharashtra

PM Modi said Congress-NCP leaders are not able to undertand the feelings of the people. "They were given a befitting reply during Lok Sabha elections. And now during assembly elections, their condition will become more worse," he said, adding that people will deliver severe punishment to them.

Only dignified activities will be allowed on board: Vice Admiral Girish Luthra

Elaborating on what the Navy deemed as “indecent activities”, an officer said: “Viraat is part of our heritage and we wouldn’t permit she being converted into a casino or a gambling den or any such activities.”


Indian Navy's submarine rescue capability gets a boost with successful maiden trials of DSRV

Maiden trials of the Navy's deep submergence rescue vehicle (DSRV) have proven the DSRV's ability to undertake rescue operations from disabled submarines at sea and have provided the Indian Navy with a "critical capability".

Navy on highest alert, men carrying heavy arms spotted near naval base in Mumbai

Police said that two school children claimed that they saw men dressed in black carrying arms near the navy base.

Fisherman shot at by Navy: One year after, police yet to receive second ballistic report

The incident took place on May 17 about 80 km from Mumbai in Bombay High, where oil rigs of the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd are located

Supreme Court orders Kerala Police to set up SIT to probe into wife-swapping charge in Navy

The SC bench directed Kerala Police to set up an SIT headed by a police officer not below the rank of a DIG and conclude the probe in the 2013 FIR "preferably" within three months.


Standing committee on defence raps MoD for shortfall in housing for married military personnel

In its report submitted in the parliament in the ongoing session, the committee, headed by Maj Gen BC Khanduri (retd), has noted that the projects of MAP are running behind schedule by at least two years.

SC asks govt, Navy ‘Why do you resist permanent commission for women’

The bench proceeded to issue an interim order on an appeal filed by the Centre and Navy against a September 4 order of Delhi High Court

Daman mock drill: 6 Navy officers mistaken for terrorists, detained

The mock drill was staged on the lines of the terror attack on November 26, 2008, in Mumbai and put Daman police to test.

Pune: 17 naval officers go on 2,700-km expedition to mark 1965 war’s 50th anniversary

The contingent covered 2,700 kilometers and traversed through the areas of Maharashtra and most of Gujarat till the Rann of Kutch.

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Navy confirms two deaths on board INS Sindhuratna

The Indian Navy has confirmed the deaths of Lt Commander Kapish Muwal and Lt Manoranjan Kumar.

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Man Held In Pakistan Is Ex-Navy, Has 'No Links With The Indian Government' : MEA

A day after Pakistan’s authorities claimed that they have arrested a Commander in the Indian Navy for “illegal entry” and “subversive activities” in Balochistan and accused him of being an officer of India’s external intelligence agency, the Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW), India – for the first time in recent decades – acknowledged that he […]