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May 31, 2017
Indian Navy ship rescues 27 in cyclone-hit Bangladesh, one more vessel with relief material on its wayAfter Sri Lanka, the Indian Navy has rushed two ships for relief and rescue operations in cyclone-hit Bangladesh, Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba said on Wednesday.
Feb 07, 2016
Pranab's Fleet Review: India wants larger strategic role in surrounding waters, but it will take some doingThe International Fleet Review which is now on in Visakhapatnam can well be termed the Indian Navy’s coming out party.
Feb 03, 2016
Indian Navy's Eastern Command gets ready to host International Fleet Review from ThursdaySupreme Commander of the armed forces, President Pranab Mukherjee will embark on the Presidential yacht, INS Sumitra after inspecting the guard of honour which will be presented by 150 naval personnel on IFR on 6 February.
Apr 08, 2015
India extends air evacuation from Yemen after request from group of 140 nursesIndia on Wednesday decided to extend air evacuation from Yemen till Thursday following a rescue request by a group of 140 nurses even as it pulled out another 450 people from the war-ravaged country, taking the total number of evacuees to 4500.
Apr 02, 2015
Coming home: Amid bombings and attacks, over 350 Indians rescued from Yemen arrive in Mumbai, KochiOver 350 Indians rescued from strife-torn Yemen landed in Mumbai and Kochi on Thursday.
Nov 10, 2014
China's maritime threat: How India let its best bet Vizhinjam be sabotagedFor some years, India has under-invested in its Navy, and also in its commercial port infrastructure. These mistakes are now coming back to haunt the country, as our trade capability is affected, and there are long-term strategic holes that our adversaries are looking to exploit.
Nov 04, 2014
Terror threat? Navy recalls two berthed warships from Bengal dockThe recall of warships INS Khukri and INS Sumitra came in the backdrop of an alert by Central intelligence agencies to the Kolkata Police about the possibility of a terror attack in the city, especially in the port area.
Sep 02, 2014
Naval chief to commission largest offshore patrol vesselThe vessel can help meet navy's requirement for undertaking ocean surveillance and surface warfare operations in order to prevent infiltration and transgression of maritime sovereignty and is suitable for monitoring sea lanes of communication, defence of offshore oil installations and other critical offshore national assets.