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.
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.
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.
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.
16 Feb 2011
The Navy will float a global tender for obtaining six next generation submarines worth over Rs 50,000 crore by the end of this year
03 Mar 2011
Defence Minister A K Antony on Thursday ruled out any plans for offensive action against Somali pirates in the Gulf of Aden despite an increase in piracy-related incidents.
21 Oct 2016
New Delhi: BJP MP Varun Gandhi on Thursday denied allegations of being 'honey trapped and compromised' by arms dealer Abhishek Verma and said he didn't pass on any 'secret data'.
31 May 2016
New Delhi: Admiral Sunil Lanba today took over as the new Chief of Naval Staff and vowed to ensure that the maritime domain of the country is safe and secure.
17 Sep 2016
Mumbai: Preliminary investigation in the Scorpene data leak case has found that the leak did not take place in India but at the office of defence company DCNS in France, Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba said on Saturday.
16 Sep 2016
Leuven: Indian shuttler Sourabh Varma reached the quarterfinals of the Belgian International Challenge after ekeing out a hard-fought win over France's Lucas Claerbout in the men's singles competition here.