The move will ultimately pave way for the deployment of women in frontline warships. Earlier, women's entry was restricted to fixed-wing aircraft that took off and landed ashore.
Indian Navy aircraft carrier 'Viraat' makes last journey to Gujarat, to be broken down and sold as scrap
The aircraft carrier served the Navy for 29 years before being decommissioned in 2017. None of the attempts to convert 'Viraat' into a museum or a restaurant were successful
The New Diamond, a 20-year old very large crude carrier, was carrying around 2,70,000 tonnes of Kuwaiti crude from Mina-Al-Ahmadi to Paradip in Odisha when it caught fire on 3 September
Give India 'another chance' to appoint lawyer for Kulbhushan Jadhav, Pakistan court tells Imran Khan govt
Jadhav, a 50-year-old retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage and terrorism in April 2017
Indian Navy’s MiG-29K fighter jets to be deployed in Northern Ladakh sector amid border row with China
Diplomatic and military talks between India and China are continuing for complete disengagement of troops from a number of friction points in eastern Ladakh.
Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar tests positive for COVID-19, under home quarantine in stable condition: Sources
Ajay Kumar's condition is stable and he is currently under home quarantine, sources said.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Navy patent low-cost personal protective equipment, moves on to mass production
The PPE developed by the Navy provides protection along with high breathability and is more suitable for hot and humid weather conditions.
At least 21 Indian Navy personnel test COVID-19 positive at Mumbai base, no infections on ships and submarines
It is the first such case of a sizeable number of military personnel being treated for COVID-19. The Indian Army has reported eight cases of the deadly virus so far.
Indian Navy result 2020: Result for INET AA/SSR August batch declared at joinindiannavy.gov.in; steps to check
Indian navy result 2020: The Indian Navy announced the Indian Navy Entrance Test Result (INET) 2020 for the posts of Short Service Commission (SSC) Officers on its official website - joinindiannavy.gov.in on Thursday.
DRDO Decay Part 2: Rechristened with fancy names, drone projects drain exchequer; paltry inventory hardly enthuses forces
There are many other examples which the audit believes has been no less than huge disappointment for the user agencies as well as research and development scenarios in the country.
Navy's MiG-29K aircraft on training sortie crashes into Arabian Sea off Goa coast; pilot ejects safely, probe ordered
The MiG-29K aircraft was on 'routine training sortie' when it crashed off the Goa coast around 10.30 am
Bipin Rawat puts third aircraft carrier on backburner citing costs; a look at how absence of the behemoth will impact Indian Navy
Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat on Monday reignited an age-old debate over the domination of aircraft carriers over submarines and vice versa by indicating that the Indian Navy's long-standing demand for a third supercarrier will be on the backburner for a while
General Bipin Rawat-led Department of Military Affairs to have three joint secretaries from Army, Navy and Air Force
The Department of Military Affairs, headed by Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, will have three joint secretaries from the Army, Navy and the Air Force, sources said
Indian Navy bans use of Facebook for its personnel to ensure security of information, says directives on social media usage 'have existed before'
The Indian Navy's decision to ban the use of Facebook for its officers and sailors is in line with its efforts towards ensuring the security of information, Navy sources said on Monday
Ceremony for General Bipin Rawat to hand over baton of Chairman of Chief of Staff Committee to Admiral Karambir Singh cancelled
A pre-scheduled ceremony to hand over the baton of the Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee by outgoing Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat to Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh was cancelled on Friday, official sources said.
Indian Navy's long-term plan to have three aircraft carriers, says Admiral Karambir Singh; first IAC to be operation by 2022
The Indian Navy's long-term plan is to have three aircraft carriers, Navy chief Admiral Karambir Singh said on Tuesday and added that the first indigenous aircraft carrier will be fully operational by 2022
First woman pilot of Indian Navy, Lieutenant Shivangi to join naval operations today; set to get authorisation to fly Dornier aircraft
First woman pilot of Indian Navy will join Naval operations here on 2 December, two days ahead of Navy Day on December 4, a Defence source said in Kochi on Thursday
Daily Bulletin: Schools, colleges shut in TN, Puducherry due to heavy rains; Amit Shah to address two rallies in Jharkhand; day's top stories
Here are today's top stories: Tamil Nadu rains: Schools, colleges to shut on today as IMD predicts heavy rains; Two-day winter session of Delhi Assembly to begin from today; day's top stories and more
MiG-29K trainer aircraft crashes in South Goa after it took off for training mission; pilots eject safely
A MiG-29K fighter aircraft crashed in South Goa's Dabolim on Saturday soon after it took off for a training mission, Indian Navy said
Pakistan has displayed a mannequin of Indian Air Force pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman inside a war museum