Tag: Indian Navy

  • India & Maldives in New Cooperation

    India and Maldives today agreed on a number of initiatives to strengthen their relationship, especially  bilateral defence and security cooperation India, Maldives agree to strengthen cooperation in defence, security, economic fields India […]

  • India Opens New Naval Base

    New Delhi, July 31 — India Tuesday opened a new naval base at the Andaman and Nicobar Islands southernmost fringe of Campbell Bay, giving it the ability to keep an […]

  • India: Naval superpower?

    As we set sail in 2012 with global navy power swinging to the East, how well placed is India to emerge as the dominant naval superpower over the next decade? […]

  • Making Noise

    With piracy in the Gulf of Aden and off the Somali reaching alarming proportions, the Indian Navy has begun installing a device on its warships that according to one report, […]

  • Cold Response

    India has rejected suggestions that its navy should go on a “hot pursuit” of Somali pirates, who are threatening global trade in the Indian Ocean region. “I do not agree […]

  • Pirates Captured

    The Indian Navy says it has detained nine suspected pirates after capturing them in the eastern Arabian Sea. A navy statement says a patrol aircraft spotted the suspects Friday aboard […]

  • Terror Alert

    According to the Indian Navy, terrorist organisations are working on using a hijacked ship as a means of launching attack. This is just one of the many possibilities that terrorist organisation have […]

  • Attack Foiled

    The Indian Navy has foiled a piracy attack after it rescued merchant vessel “MV Nafis-1”, approximately 170 nautical miles west of Mumbai. The Iranian-flagged vessel had been located by the […]

  • Attack Foiled

    The Indian Navy warship “Godavari”  foiled a pirate attack on a Greek merchant vessel in the Gulf of Aden when it launched a helicopter and marine commandoes forcing eight Somali […]

  • On Our Toes

    Indian Navy Admiral Nirmal Verma has spoken out, claiming that the presence of pirates just 500 nautical miles from the Indian coast had kept the Indian Navy on their toes. […]