Tuesday, October 20, 2020
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Defense

What Is The Malabar Ocean Exercise?

By Alasdair Pal (Reuters) – Australia will join three-way naval exercises involving the United States, Japan and India, in a move that could provoke concern from China, which has criticized similar...

October 20, 2020
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Wednesday, May 17, 2017
News

Indian Navy Thwarts Pirate Attack in Gulf of Aden -Defence Ministry

A Liberian-flagged bulk carrier came under attack by suspected pirates in the Gulf of Aden on Tuesday, but the attack was foiled thanks to the response of the Indian Navy,...

May 17, 2017
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Monday, December 5, 2016
Interesting

Two Dead After Indian Navy Ship Capsizes at Mumbai Dockyard

Amazing images coming from Mumbai showing an Indian Navy frigate capsized at berth…  Two people reportedly died and several others were injured after the Indian Navy Ship Betwa rolled over inside a dock at...

December 5, 2016
Total Views: 110

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
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Maritime News

French Naval Shipbuilder DCNS Calls Data Leak “Economic Warfare”

By Matt Siegel and John Irish SYDNEY/PARIS, Aug 24 (Reuters) – French naval contractor DCNS said on Wednesday it may have been the victim of “economic warfare” after secrets about...

August 24, 2016
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Thursday, June 11, 2015
Navy

SPOTD: India’s First Homegrown Aircraft Carrier Float Out

[contextly_sidebar id=”uVHly07oQcZkXhd8wdHiRb5ZotK1cw5N”]India yesterday undocked its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier INS Vikrant at a simple ceremony at Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL). INS Vikrant is the first aircraft carrier built in India...

June 11, 2015
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Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Navy

India Approves $16 Billion Naval Expansion Plan -Source

India is tripling its fleet of nuclear submarines in the country’s priciest naval expansion in five years, a move that comes as China increases naval activity in the Indian Ocean.

February 18, 2015
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Friday, January 2, 2015
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News

Pakistani Fishing Boat Self-Detonates After Being Chased by Indian Coast Guard

The Indian Defence Ministry reports the crew of a suspect Pakistani fishing boat from Keti Bunder, near Karachi, took dramatic measures to avoid being boarded following an interception around midnight...

January 2, 2015
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Thursday, November 6, 2014
Navy

Indian Navy Ship Sinks; One Dead, Four Still Missing

An auxiliary ship belonging to the Indian Navy sank off of the east coast of India on Thursday, killing at least one sailor and leaving four still missing.

November 6, 2014
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Sunday, August 17, 2014
Maritime News

India Commissions Its Largest Ever Domestically-Built Warship

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi commissioned the nation’s largest indigenously built warship as he strives to modernize the armed forces and counter China’s rising maritime power.

August 17, 2014
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Sunday, November 17, 2013
Maritime News

Indian Navy (Finally) Gets Russian Aircraft Carrier

Russia handed over a $2.3 billion aircraft carrier to India on Saturday after years of delays, extending the South Asian country's maritime reach in the Indian Ocean as it looks to counter China's assertive presence in the region.

November 17, 2013
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Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Fire Incidents

Indian Submariners Killed After Being Trapped By Explosion, Fire

India's navy chief held out little hope for survivors on a submarine after some of its weapons detonated accidentally and fire swept through it. The likely deaths and damage are the worst blow to the navy since a 1971 war with Pakistan.

August 14, 2013
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