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.
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.
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.
04 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Amid raging debate on religious intolerance in the country, Navy Chief Admiral RK Dhowan yesterday asserted that his force was 'totally secular' and every ship of the Indian Navy was a microcosm of India.
19 Nov 2015
Hyderabad: Former Navy Chief Arun Prakash today disapproved of military veterans protest move to return and burn medals against 'diluted' OROP scheme, and favoured other avenues like negotiating with government to push their demands or going to court.
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.
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.
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.