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Sunday, September 19, 2021



Proposed integrated theatre commands: What we know so far

June 25, 2021 9:34 am

Sources within the Services and the Defence Ministry have mentioned that while the Army and the Navy are on board with the proposal, the Air Force has certain reservations.

As part of Oxygen Express, naval ships sent to support operations in Lakshadweep

April 25, 2021 10:09 pm

On April 25 morning, INS Sharda undertook the transfer of essential medical supplies to Kavaratti, and the stores consisted of 35 Oxygen cylinders, Rapid Antigen Detection Test (RADT) kits, Personnel Protective Equipment (PPE), masks and other items to fight the pandemic.

IAF brings oxygen containers from Singapore, Navy on standby

April 25, 2021 5:15 am

The Navy has been kept on standby, and the other forces are creating new facilities in different districts for Covid-19 patients, the ministry stated.

Maritime security, coastal defence exercise begins

January 12, 2021 1:37 am

The Navy said Sea Vigil 2021, a biennial exercise that began in January 2019.

Explained: What is Blue Water Force?

December 07, 2019 8:37 am

Blue Water Force: The world’s most powerful navies — those that can operate in deep, faraway oceans

Explained: What is INS Baaz, and why is it important?

October 28, 2019 8:36 pm

On Friday, Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh visited INS Baaz, the southernmost air station of the Indian Armed Forces and spent a day with personnel stationed there.

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

October 18, 2019 8:39 pm

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

December 04, 2018 2:10 am

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

October 17, 2018 1:03 pm

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

September 22, 2016 8:07 pm

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


Navy confirms two deaths on board INS Sindhuratna

February 27, 2014 4:11 pm

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