16 Apr 2014
New Delhi: The Defence Ministry has recommended Vice Admiral RK Dhowan’s name as the next Navy Chief. The top post has been lying vacant for nearly two months since DK Joshi quit suddenly following a spate of accidents involving frontline warships.
08 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Interim president of BCCI-IPL Sunil Gavaskar said he was evaluating the request of Bihar Cricket Association (CAB) secretary Aditya Verma, who wants IPL COO Sundar Raman removed from his post for alleged involvement in corrupt practices.
07 Aug 2012
Observing that Navy is prepared to tackle 26/11-type attack from outfits such as LeT, Admiral Nirmal Verma on Tuesday said the "core concern" of the maritime force was about the coalescing of state and non-state actors.
04 Apr 2014
Balrampur (UP): In a provocative remark, Congress leader and Union Minister Beni Prasad Verma on Friday warned that Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will be in jail in six months time if Rahul Gandhi becomes the Prime Minister.
07 Aug 2012
To avert military confrontations on high seas, India and Pakistan are discussing the establishment of a mechanism of direct contact between the navies of the two countries.
26 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Navy Chief Admiral DK Joshi on Wednesday resigned taking "moral responsibility" over the spate of mishaps involving naval warships in the last seven months.
16 Jan 2012
The row over Army Chief General V K Singh's date of birth is not affecting the working relationship between the armed forces and the Defence Ministry in anyway, Navy Chief Admiral Nirmal Verma said on Monday.
19 Jan 2011
Navy Chief Admiral Nirmal Verma was on Tuesday evasive on whether the controversial Adarsh Housing Society building was a security threat, saying issues such as ownership of land and violation of environmental regulations were also attached to it.
12 Feb 2014
Meerut: In a retaliatory act, Nirmal Baba's son has filed a case against a man who had previously lodged a case against the self-proclaimed godman accusing him of fraud and cheating, police said on Wednesday.