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Boeing to fly two Super Hornet Fighter Jets to Goa as Navy explores options
India

Boeing to fly two Super Hornet Fighter Jets to Goa as Navy explores options

The American aerospace company is planning to send the jets to Goa for operational demonstrations before the Indian Navy

India signs contract with Larsen and Toubro for acquisition of 2 MPVs for navy
India

India signs contract with Larsen and Toubro for acquisition of 2 MPVs for navy

This contract will further boost and encourage active participation of the Indian shipbuilding industry in consonance with the 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat' initiatives of the government of India.

Indian Navy successfully test-fires BrahMos cruise missile from INS Chennai
India

Indian Navy successfully test-fires BrahMos cruise missile from INS Chennai

The missile hit its intended target with pinpoint accuracy after traversing an extended range trajectory and performing complex manoeuvres, said navy officials

Amid delays in appointment of next CDS, Army, Navy and IAF continue spadework on theatre commands
India

Amid delays in appointment of next CDS, Army, Navy and IAF continue spadework on theatre commands

In the two major tri-service discussions held at the Army’s southwestern command in Jaipur and central command in Lucknow, aspects of employment of theatres in different operational scenarios were discussed

Mumbai: Three Naval personnel die in explosion onboard INS Ranvir, probe ordered
India

Mumbai: Three Naval personnel die in explosion onboard INS Ranvir, probe ordered

The statement issued by the Indian Navy said INS Ranvir was on cross-coast operational deployment from the Eastern Naval Command since November 2021 and was due to return to the base port shortly

Pakistan court orders golf course shut in rare ruling against military
World

Pakistan court orders golf course shut in rare ruling against military

judge Athar Minallah said Tuesday that the navy had 'illegally' established Margalla Greens Golf Club, an 18-hole course adjacent to the country's top military university

Five-day biennial trilateral exercise 'Dosti' between Maldives, India and Sri Lanka concludes today
India

Five-day biennial trilateral exercise 'Dosti' between Maldives, India and Sri Lanka concludes today

The aim of the exercise is to further fortify the friendship, enhance mutual operational capability, and exercise interoperability and to build cooperation between the coast guards of Maldives, India and Sri Lanka

Chennai rains: Depression over Bay of Bengal likely to weaken into low pressure by tomorrow morning, says IMD
India

Chennai rains: Depression over Bay of Bengal likely to weaken into low pressure by tomorrow morning, says IMD

The red alert for Chennai, indicating extremely heavy rainfall, has been withdrawn after the depression over Bay of Bengal crossed north Tamil Nadu coast, the IMD said

In a first, NDA to admit 20 women cadets next year; Indian Army’s intake to be largest at 10
India

In a first, NDA to admit 20 women cadets next year; Indian Army’s intake to be largest at 10

In September, the Supreme Court had ruled that women be inducted into NDA from this year itself, and not from next year as sought by the Centre.

Third edition of navy's Goa Maritime Conclave begins tomorrow; to focus on maritime security challenges in Indian Ocean Region
India

Third edition of navy's Goa Maritime Conclave begins tomorrow; to focus on maritime security challenges in Indian Ocean Region

Chiefs of navies or heads of maritime forces from Bangladesh, Comoros, Indonesia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Myanmar, Seychelles, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Thailand will participate in the event

Indian Navy gets its first P15B stealth guided-missile destroyer 'Visakhapatnam'
India

Indian Navy gets its first P15B stealth guided-missile destroyer 'Visakhapatnam'

Enhancing combat readiness of Indian Navy, the guided-missile destroyer has the capability to launch guided anti-aircraft missiles from its deck

Uttarakhand avalanche: Bodies of four naval personnel found; officer, porter still missing
India

Uttarakhand avalanche: Bodies of four naval personnel found; officer, porter still missing

The bodies were spotted lying scattered near Mount Trishul during a search operation conducted with the help of a helicopter

India gears up to celebrate 75th Independence Day, PM to deliver speech from Red Fort
India

India gears up to celebrate 75th Independence Day, PM to deliver speech from Red Fort

Thirty-two Olympic winners, including javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra who is India's first-ever Gold medallist in track and field, along with two SAI officials have been invited to participate in the celebrations at the Red Fort

Navy, Coast Guard engage in massive rescue ops at Mumbai High: A look at past accidents at the site
India

Navy, Coast Guard engage in massive rescue ops at Mumbai High: A look at past accidents at the site

ONGC's operations at Mumbai High are fraught with numerous challenges, and there have been many accidents at the site in the past

Cyclone Tauktae: Navy rescues 60 people from barge that went adrift near Mumbai
India

Cyclone Tauktae: Navy rescues 60 people from barge that went adrift near Mumbai

The ships deployed to extend assistance to the two barges were INS Kolkata, INS Kochi and INS Talwar

Indian Navy has offered help to all State govts in fighting COVID, Chief Admiral Karambir Singh tells PM
India

Indian Navy has offered help to all State govts in fighting COVID, Chief Admiral Karambir Singh tells PM

Naval hospitals are being opened for civilian use in various cities, Singh told Narendra Modi, while briefing him about the initiatives taken by the Indian Navy to help fight COVID-19

Indian Navy commences online application process for post of Tradesman Mate; check joinindiannavy.gov.in
India

Indian Navy commences online application process for post of Tradesman Mate; check joinindiannavy.gov.in

Candidates must be 10th Standard pass from a recognised Board/ Institution and have a certificate from a recognised industrial Training Institute (ITI)

INS Kavaratti, last of 4 indigenously-built stealth corvettes, commissioned into Indian Navy
India

INS Kavaratti, last of 4 indigenously-built stealth corvettes, commissioned into Indian Navy

Apart from having a state-of-the-art weapons and sensor suite to ‘detect and prosecute’ submarines, the INS Kavaratti also has endurance for long-range deployments

Two Naval officers killed in glider crash during routine training sortie in Kochi
India

Two Naval officers killed in glider crash during routine training sortie in Kochi

The two officers on the flight have been identified as Lt Rajeev Jha and Petty officer (Electrical Air) Sunil Kumar. They were declared brought dead by doctors at the INHS Sanjivani

Indian Navy aircraft carrier 'Viraat' makes last journey to Gujarat, to be broken down and sold as scrap
India

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