Indian Navy
India  /  Published 10.05.20

Naval ship arrives in Kochi with 698 repatriated Indians

INS Jalashwa carrying 698 repatriated Indian citizens from the Maldives arrived in Kochi harbour on Sunday morning, completing the Indian Navy's first massive evacuation exercise from foreign soil dur...
By PTI in Kochi

West Bengal  /  Published 09.05.20

Call to pick ports in state for expats

The Centre has asked the Bengal government to identify an airport and a seaport in the state where its people stuck in different countries could be brought over the next few days.The evacuation will b...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 18.04.20

Covid-19 scare in navy after 26 test positive

At least 26 sailors at a shore-based Naval depot in Mumbai testing positive for Covid-19 has triggered a scare in the military establishment.The crisis at INS Angre, which provides logistical and admi...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.03.20

Navy glass ceiling also sinks

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that all women naval officers in the Indian Navy would be entitled to permanent commission, which would make them eligible for pension and other retirement benefits....
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.03.20

SC: No excuses for gender bias in Navy

The Supreme Court in a major verdict on Tuesday paved the way for granting permanent commission to women officers in Indian Navy, saying a level playing field ensures that women have the opportunity t...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 18.02.20

GRSE hands over corvette to navy

The Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd (GRSE) handed over a stealth corvette — INS Kavaratti — to the Indian Navy on Tuesday.The warship is the 104th warship built and delivered by the GR...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 05.12.19

Twitter celebrates Indian Navy Day

On the night of December 4th, the Indian Navy launched a surprise offensive on the Karachi port, the stronghold of the Pakistani Navy, during the beginning of the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war. While the Ind...
By in

India  /  Published 02.12.19

First female pilot in Indian Navy

Sub-lieutenant Shivangi has broken the glass ceiling, becoming the first woman pilot in the Indian Navy.On Monday, she joined operational duties at the naval base at Kochi in Kerala, defence ministry ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 16.11.19

Navy MIG trainer crashes in Goa

An Indian Navy MIG trainer aircraft crashed near a village in Goa on Saturday noon, a senior defence official said.Both the pilots ejected safely, said Indian Navy Flag Officer, Goa, Rear Admiral Phil...
By PTI in Panaji

Opinion  /  Published 23.08.19

India needs an up-to-date naval doctrine

The 2019 general elections have been won by Narendra Modi but in a different strategic context. In 2014, Modi’s campaign relied primarily on domestic issues. But in 2019, Modi won the battle by emph...
By Rohan Choudhary in


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