11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: To improve fuel supplies to power plants, government is working on swapping arrangement of coal which will help save Rs 6,000 crore, government informed Lok Sabha on Thursday.
17 Dec 2014
Rameswaram: Local fishermen and their counterparts from nearby districts on Wednesday launched an indefinite strike, demanding immediate release of fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy.
08 Dec 2014
Tacoma: A Washington state man has been accused of swapping furniture with his neighbours while they were away on a holiday. The Lakewood man and a friend, who is accused of helping him, pleaded not guilty to charges of residential burglary last week.
01 Dec 2014
Guwahati/Imphal: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday asserted that steps will be taken to stop inflow of illegal migrants from Bangladesh with which India will operationalise the land swapping deal for a permanent solution to deal with the problem of infiltration.
05 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The United States' Sikorsky has bagged a Rs 6,000-crore contract for supplying 16 multi-role helicopters to the Indian Navy, official sources said.
10 Dec 2014
Chennai: A day after 28 fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by Sri Lankan Navy, Chief Minister O Panneerselvam Wednesday sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention in the matter to secure the release of all 66 Indian fishermen presently in Lankan jails.
11 Dec 2014
Rameswaram: Sri Lankan navy detained 27 fishermen from Tamil Nadu overnight, accusing them of poaching in the island nation's waters, and released them this morning with a warning.
12 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Members from various political parties in Tamil Nadu on Friday expressed concern in Rajya Sabha over arrest of Tamil fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy, an issue that saw a clash between DMK and AIADMK members.
13 Apr 2013
A day after he ordered dismissal of a Navy officer found guilty of having illicit relations with the wife of his superior, Defence Minister A K Antony on Saturday said that no leniency would be shown to anyone found guilty on the complaint filed by officer's wife alleging that she had been harassed by her husband and his seniors.
03 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Pakistani ship in high seas can pose a jehadi threat, Navy Chief Admiral R K Dhowan said, citing reports of an attempt by militants to hijack a Pakistan Navy frigate in September.