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Indian Navy officers can now wear kurta-pyjama in messes in a decolonisation move | Oneindia News
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Qatar Releases 8 Navy Men from Espionage Charges; 7 Return to India | Oneindia News
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India Sends Ins Karanj To Sri Lanka As Chinese Spy Ship Approaches The Maldives| Oneindia News
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Indian Navy's INS Sumitra rescues fishing vessel Al Naeemi in Arabian Sea; second op | Oneindia News
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Indian Navy's INS Sumitra rescues vessel hijacked by Somalian pirates in Arabian Sea | Oneindia News
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Indian Navy responds to SOS call from merchant ship hit by missile in Gulf Of Aden | Oneindia
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Red Sea Attacks: India saves ship with 9 Indians in Gulf of Aden amid Houthi attacks | Oneindia
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Indian Navy's Daring Rescue: Elite Commandos Resolve Hijacking Crisis in Arabian Sea| Oneindia
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Indian Navy's Swift Response: Responds to Hijacking Near Somalia| Oneindia
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Indian Navy Heads Towards Hijacked Ship off Somalia Coast | 15 Indian Crew Aboard| Oneindia News
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Indian Navy steps up surveillance in Arabian Sea amid rise in drone attacks | Oneindia News
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PM Modi arrives in Doha, to meet with Emir of QatarPrime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Doha to strengthen historically close and friendly relations with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. India-Qatar ties have deepened. Modi's visit..
Indian Navy officers, sailors can now wear kurta-pyjama in officer messes and institutesThe decision to adopt kurta-pyjamas came after discussions during the naval commanders' conference, recognizing the attire as a representation of India's national identity and civil dress.
From death to jail to freedom: Qatar releases 8 Navy veteransQatar released former Indian Navy servicemen who were sentenced to death but were later reduced to jail following an intervention by the country's ruler, Emir Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani. Seven of eight..
PM Modi to visit Qatar on February 14 after UAE tripPrime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Qatar's Doha on February 14 after concluding his two-day visit to the UAE, foreign secretary Vinay Kwatra said on Monday. The announcement came hours after..
Indian Navy responds to distress call from Iranian fishing vessel
In big win for India, Qatar frees Indian Navy veterans jailed on espionage chargesDoha freed eight Indian Navy veterans who had been given death sentences in Qatar on Monday, marking a significant diplomatic win for India.
Pakistani crew members thank Indian Navy for saving them from Somali pirates
Indian navy rescues hijacked vessels in successful multilateral operationThe Indian Navy, in collaboration with Seychelles Defence Forces and Sri Lanka Navy, successfully intercepted and rescued a hijacked vessel. All three pirates surrendered to the Seychelles Coast Guard,..
Anti-piracy operation: Indian Navy rescues 19 Pakistani nationals from Somali piratesPatrol vessel INS Sumitra rescued Fishing Vessel Al Naeemi & her crew (19 Pakistani nationals) from 11 Somali pirates. In less than 36 hours, INS Sumitra has rescued 2 hijacked fishing vessels. The..
Indian warship secures safe release of hijacked Iranian fishing vessel off east coast of SomaliaIndian warship INS Sumitra on Monday ensured the safe release of an Iranian-flagged fishing vessel and its 17 crew members after it was hijacked by some pirates off the east coast of Somalia, officials..
Indian warship ensures safe release of Iranian vessel hijacked by piratesNavy officials said that the swift response by the Indian Navy's mission deployed warship INS Sumitra ensured the safe release of the hijacked vessel and its crew.
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INS Vishakhapatnam responds to distress call from merchant ship in Gulf of AdenBased on the request from the MV Merlin Luanda, INS Visakhapatnam has deployed the Ship's NBCD team along with firefighting equipment to provide assistance to the crew towards augmenting firefighting..
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Indian Naval Hydrographic Department celebrate Republic Day in AntarcticaThe commanders of the Indian Navy's tableau during the Republic Day parade are Lt Cdr Bhope Juee Milind and Lt Cdr Nitheesh KS.
India tracking Chinese 'research' vessel headed for the MaldivesIndia closely tracks Chinese research vessel Xiang Yang Hong 03 heading to Malé via Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka denied permission for docking, and the Indian Navy is monitoring its movements. Previously,..
'Deeply concerned over issue of Red Sea....destabilising nature of things': MEAIndia expresses concern over recent attacks on vessels in the Red Sea, a crucial shipping lane. The Indian Navy is working to secure the area to protect ships and ensure freedom of commerce. The..
Indian Navy 'proactively' deploying fleet to keep pirates at bay, says Chief Admiral Hari KumarThe Indian Navy is proactively deploying its fleet to keep the pirates away and confine them in their waters, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Hari Kumar said on Wednesday. After unveiling the indigenously..
Indian Navy chief unveils indigenous Drishti 10 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
Adani Aerospace & Defence hands over first indigenous Drishti 10 UAV to Indian NavyAdani Defence & Aerospace (ADA) handed over its first indigenously manufactured Drishti 10 Starliner Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) for the Indian Navy to the Indian Navy on Wednesday at its facility in..
Over 10 warships sent to deter pirates of the Arabian SeaIndia has deployed over 10 warships with marine commandos in the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Aden, showing its naval presence to deter piracy and drone strikes. The Indian Navy is conducting enhanced..
PM Modi hails Navy's heroic operation in rescuing sailors of merchant ship, success of Aditya L1PM Modi praised the heroic operation by the Indian Navy in freeing a merchant ship from pirates in the North Arabian Sea. He also highlighted the success of India's first solar mission craft, Aditya..
Indian Navy thwarts hijack attempt, rescues 21 crew members, including 15 Indians
DNA TV Show: Indian Navy evacuates 21-member crew of vessel hijacked in Arabian seaAttacks led to a 250% spike in ship insurance and route changes, raising travel costs by 15%. This could hike the prices of goods sent by sea, affecting economies reliant on maritime trade.
Liberian-flagged ship with 15 Indians on board hijacked near Somalia, Indian Navy keeping close watchAs per military officials, the information about the ship being hijacked off Somalia's coast was received on Thursday evening. Moreover, the Indian Navy aircraft have been keeping a watch on the ship.
Indian Navy vigilant on hijacked ship with Indian crew near SomaliaThe Indian Navy has intensified surveillance over the hijacked vessel 'MV Lila Norfolk' near the coast of Somalia. The Liberian-flagged ship, with 15 Indian crew members, is being actively monitored by..
India monitoring 'unfolding situation' in Red Sea, naval assets patrolling area: MEAThe Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) is closely monitoring the suspected drone strikes on merchant vessels in the Red Sea. Indian Navy ships are actively patrolling the region to ensure the safety of..
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Change of guard in top echelons of Indian Navy
Outgoing Vice Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral SJ Singh receives Guard of Honour in DelhiOutgoing Vice Admiral SJ Singh received the Guard of Honour and laid a wreath at the National War Memorial. He will be the next Western Navy Commander, succeeding Vice Admiral Dinesh Tripathi. The..
Amid surge in ship attacks, Navy deploys task groups for increased surveillanceIndian Navy enhances maritime surveillance in Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, and Central & North Arabian Sea to protect commercial assets. Navy chief directs actions to enhance security in Arabian Sea region...
Navy boosts surveillance amid surge in ship attacksIn the wake of the recent drone strikes on India-bound commercial ships and increased attacks from Iran-backed Houthi rebels, the defence ministry on Sunday that "Indian Navy has enhanced maritime..
Vice Admiral V Srinivas takes over as flag officer commanding-in-chief, Southern naval commandVice Admiral V Srinivas took over as the 30th flag officer commanding-in-chief (FOCINC), Southern Naval Command, succeeding Vice Admiral MA Hampiholi. He is an alumnus of the National Defence Academy..
Indian Navy steps up surveillance in Arabian Sea after rise in drone attacksLiberian-flagged cargo vessel MV Chem Pluto, with 21 Indian crew members, was the target of a drone attack off India's west coast on December 23, triggering security concerns as the incident came amid..
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Attack on merchant vessels: Indian Navy enhances maritime surveillance efforts in Arabian SeaTask Groups comprising destroyers and frigates have also been deployed to undertake maritime security operations and render assistance to merchant vessels in case of any incident. "Aerial surveillance..
Navy unveils Shivaji-inspired new design for Admirals’ epaulettesIndian Navy unveils new design of Admirals' Epaulettes, inspired by Rajmudra of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj & Naval Ensign. Design includes golden navy button, octagon representing eight cardinal..
Next steps after examining ruling, discussion with legal team: MEA on 8 Indians in QatarIndia on Friday said its next steps in the case relating to eight former Indian Navy personnel will be decided after examining the ruling of a Qatari court and discussions with the legal team handling..
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Reprieve for 8 Navy vets on death row in QatarThe eight Indian Navy veterans who were facing the death penalty in Qatar have had their sentences commuted to an unspecified number of years in prison by a higher court. The Indian government will..
Chinese military irked by Indian Navy drill with PhilippinesPeeved over the recent naval exercises between the navies of India and Philippines in the disputed South China Sea, Chinese military on Thursday said defence cooperation between different countries..
How India plans to counter attacks on commercial shipsDefence minister Rajnath Singh, at the commissioning of INS Imphal, vowed to take tough action against the perpetrators of the drone attacks on merchant navy ships MV Chem Pluto and MV Sai Baba. He..
'Strong possibility of drone attack' on MV Chem Pluto in Arabian Sea: Indian NavyAccording to the official statement, on December 23, the Indian Coast Guard Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre in Mumbai received information regarding a fire onboard MV Chem Pluto, reportedly..
'India's growing economic, strategic power has filled some forces with jealousy, hatred': Rajnath SinghThe INS Imphal, a Project 15B stealth-guided missile destroyer, was commissioned into the Indian Navy. Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh praised the INS Imphal as an example of 'Aatmanirbharta' in..
'We will find them from depth of seas': Rajnath Singh condemns drone attacks on merchant navy ships in Indian Ocean'The Indian Navy has increased surveillance on the sea. Whoever has carried out this attack, we will find them even if it is from the seabed. Those behind these attacks would be brought to justice,"..
Will find attackers of merchant navy ships even from depths of seas and take strict action: RajnathThe Indian government, led by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, has expressed serious concern over the recent attacks on merchant navy ships MV Chem Pluto and MV Sai Baba. Singh emphasized that strict..
INS Imphal: Navy to commission indigenous stealth-guided missile destroyer in MumbaiThe largest and most advanced destroyer to ever be named after a city in the northeastern state of Manipur, its commissioning will add muscle to India's naval fleet. Imphal was delivered to the Indian..
INS Imphal to be commissioned into Indian Navy today: Know key features of latest missile destroyerIt is the first warship to have been named after a city from the Northeastern region, the approval for which was accorded by the President in April 2019.
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‘INS Imphal’: Indian Navy to get guided missile destroyer on December 26