10 Jan 2015
Bengaluru: Indian Navy has been in a heightened state of alert for the last two months with its entire fleet, including warships, aircraft carriers, and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle deployed, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Robin Dhowan said on Saturday.
10 Jan 2015
Washington: Pakistan is also a target of terrorism like France, however, the Pakistani government and army are making progress hand-in-hand, a statement from the Pentagon said on Saturday.
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.
15 Jan 2015
Washington: A top Pentagon official will be heading to India next week to hold intense negotiations with Indian officials on critical defence issues and related areas of collaboration that could be announced during US President Barack Obama's visit to the country for Republic Day.
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 Dec 2014
Washington: Richard Rahul Verma will be sworn-in as US Ambassador to India on Saturday, becoming the first Indian-American to hold the post. Verma's appointment was confirmed by US Senate by a voice vote last week.
08 Jan 2015
Kolkata: SAIL, country's largest steel maker, has charted investment of Rs 1,50,000 crore till 2030-31 to ramp up steel production from 23 million tonnes to 50 million tonnes.
02 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The newly appointed US ambassador, Richard Verma, arrived here on Friday. He is the first ever Indian-American to be appointed the US envoy to India.
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.