04 Sep 2015
New Delhi: In a major relief for women naval officers, Delhi High Court today allowed a bunch of pleas seeking permanent commission for them in the force, saying 'sexist bias and service bias' would not be allowed to block progress of women.
03 Sep 2015
Washington/Beijing: Five Chinese Navy ships are sailing in international waters in the Bering Sea off Alaska as President Barack Obama toured the US state, the Pentagon said.
29 Aug 2015
Buenos Aires: Two Argentines suspected of taking part in the FIFA corruption scandal were released from house arrest, but will remain under surveillance awaiting a decision on their extradition to the United States.
25 Aug 2015
Rameswaram (TN): Twelve fishermen were injured and 20 boats damaged when they were attacked allegedly by Sri Lankan naval personnel for fishing in their territorial waters.
27 Jul 2015
Bengaluru: Karnataka Lokayukta Bhaskar Rao's son was today arrested by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) in connection with an alleged extortion racket in the anti-graft obudsman' office.
04 Jul 2015
Seoul: A South Korean navy officer has been arrested for allegedly leaking military secrets to China, a Defence Ministry spokesman said today. A Lieutenant Commander, assigned to the Defence Security Command, faces charges that he handed over classified information to a suspected Chinese agent while he was studying in China from 2009 to 2012.
26 May 2015
New Delhi: Stoking a political controversy ahead of his Sweden visit, President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said Bofors case was not a scandal as no Indian court has given its verdict on the infamous case.
28 Jul 2015
Kochi: He contemplated "suicide" during his time at Tihar Jail but pacer S Sreesanth is now hoping to sing the redemption song and would approach the BCCI for lifting the life ban imposed on him from playing cricket by the Board.
24 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The government today said that "consultation process" is in progress for the possible creation of the institution of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS).
30 Jun 2015
Kolkata: Hailing the country's indigenous shipbuilding capabilities, Vice Admiral P. Murugesan, Vice Chief of the navy, on Tuesday said that 48 warships were currently under construction in Indian shipyards.