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.
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.
30 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The CBI must probe deaths of accused and witnesses under mysterious circumstances in Madhya Pradesh's Vyapam scam, says the man who exposed the massive admission and recruitment scandal.
24 Jun 2015
Mumbai: In a swift response to an SOS from a distressed offshore coastal vessel, Navy and Coast Guard today swung into action to rescue 14 crew members of the vessel.
18 Jun 2015
SEOUL: South Korea's Parliament approved President Park Geun-hye's choice for Prime Minister today after the incumbent stepped down following an allegation he accepted illegal campaign funds from a businessman.
22 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Indian Navy helicopters rescued 20 people onboard a listing merchant ship off Vasai coast in neighbouring Palghar district today.
12 Jun 2015
Lyon: International police body Interpol today announced it was suspending a 10-year partnership deal with FIFA worth 20 million euros (USD 22 mn) following a corruption probe into football's world governing body.
20 Jun 2015
Riyadh: A son of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden asked the United States for a death certificate after US Navy SEALS killed him, said a letter released by WikiLeaks. The letter, stating it is from the US embassy in Riyadh, is among about 70,000 documents dubbed "The Saudi Cables" the whistleblower website published.
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.
21 Jun 2015
New Delhi: From ice-capped Siachen, the highest battlefield in the world, to the warships in the contentious South China Sea, Indian armed forces today joined the International Yoga Day celebrations.