submarine News

India's second scorpene-class submarine INS Khanderi inducted into Navy

INS Khanderi is the second scorpene-class submarine to be inducted into the Navy after INS Kalvari. 

Japan's defence chief criticises China over submarine near disputed islands

"Operating a submerged submarine close to another country's territory goes against the norms of international rules," Minister of Defence Itsunori Onodera told reporters.


Argentina intensifies search for missing submarine with 44 crew

The German-built submarine, which uses diesel-electric propulsion, was inaugurated in 1983, making it the newest of the three submarines in the navy's fleet, according to the navy.

Chinese navy gets new nuclear submarine

A new nuclear submarine has been turned over to the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), state-run Global Times on Thursday quoted an official with the China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC) as saying.

China develops world's most powerful submarine detector: Report

The device, which works from the air, could be used to pinpoint the location of minerals buried deep beneath the earth in Inner Mongolia, for example, with a level of precision as high as anything currently available around the world, the experts were quoted as saying by the report.

Chinese submarine in Karachi waters may be spying on Indian warships: Report

The nuclear power submarines do not require their reactors to be refilled and hence can be powered for longer duration


India's Kalvari stealth submarine starts sea trials

Kalvari is the first of the India's six Scorpene-class submarines being built under the much-delayed Project 75. The vessels are being built by Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL) in collaboration with French company DCNS.

Russian submarine returns after bombing Islamic State in Syria

On September 30, Russia launched a bombing campaign in Syria saying it needed to target Islamic State militants.

Explained: India’s submarine story in deep waters, long way to go

The Kalvari submarine started harbour trials in Mumbai this month. Suddenly, there seems to be a lot of movement on the submarine front.

INS Sindhurakshak: Five bodies recovered,divers open second access to submarine

The rescue team had extricated badly charred bodies of five of the 18 personnel.