Long-range surface to air missile successfully test fired off Odisha coast; Nirmala Sitharaman calls it major milestone
The long-range surface-to-air missile — LRSAM — was Thursday "successfully" test-fired from a warship off the coast of Odisha against an aerial target, a significant milestone in enhancing the Navy's anti-air warfare capability.
The significance of 4 December, which is celebrated as the Indian Navy Day, is unparalleled in independent India’s military history.
As they test the waters on the political front, Tamil Nadu ministers and ruling AIADMK MLAs on Tuesday had a smooth sailing as they undertook a trip on-board warship INS Chennai.
AIADMK symbol case: KA Sengottaiyan says EPS seeks party unity as informal talks for merger continue
Chief Minister E Palaniswamy has stressed for unity in taking the ruling AIADMK and its government forward, senior party leader KA Sengottaiyan said on Tuesday, as informal meetings continued over a possible merger between the rival factions.
It seems that Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar was not mindful of the dress code when he showed up to commission destroyer INS Chennai in Mumbai on Monday.
Marking the completion of the crucial Project 15A of the Indian Navy, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar commissioned the newest indigenously-built destroyer INS Chennai into the force on Monday.