Thursday, Dec 09, 2021

Naval and Maritime

Eastern Naval Command In The Forefront In Safeguarding Maritime Interests: Vice-Admiral

Dec 03, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

He said the Navy has 130 ships, including warships and others, 60 helicopters of all types and four submarines. He said the ENC is getting ready to host two events of significant national and international importance.

The Aftermath of 26/11: Boosting Maritime Enforcement And Securing Coastlines

Nov 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The state Marine Police has progressively been integrated into the response mechanisms to deal with exigencies like natural calamities, search and rescue (SAR) operations, and also during the ongoing Covid pandemic wherein the seaward element of the lockdown was enforced by the coastal states

UPSC Allows Unmarried Women For Defence, Naval Exams Following SC Verdict

The Supreme Court last month had issued its verdict to allow unmarried women to apply for the National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Exam.

‘China Using People's Armed Forces Maritime Militia To Expand Control Over South China Sea’

May 26, 2021 Sanjay Kumar

Carl Schuster, an expert on maritime issues speaks to Outlook about China’s growing naval assertiveness across the Indo-Pacific.

Naval Activity Among Quad Members, France Should Be Conducive To Regional Peace: China

India and three other Quad member countries - the US, Australia and Japan joined France in kick-starting the three-day naval exercises in the eastern Indian Ocean

28 November, 2020

Trilateral Maritime Dialogue: NSA Doval Holds Talks With Maldive's Defence Minister


Sri Lanka hosts the fourth national security advisor trilateral meeting on maritime security cooperation with India and the Maldives.

26 November, 2020

India, Bahrain Agree To Increase Defence And Maritime Security Cooperation


Jaishankar arrived on Tuesday on the first leg of his six-day three-nation tour to Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Seychelles

22 October, 2020

Pak Parliamentary Panel Approves Govt's Bill To Review Kulbhushan Jadhav's Conviction


Fifty-year-old retired Indian Navy officer Jadhav was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage and terrorism in April 2017.

03 December, 2018

Indian Navy Planning To Enhance Maritime Capacity: Sunil Lanba

Outlook Web Bureau

Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba said that government is planning to strengthen its maritime area around Maldives after having a favourable government.

13 November, 2018

We Have Much Better Awareness Of Maritime Domain: Navy Chief

Outlook Web Bureau

The Indian Ocean Naval Symposium, launched in 2008, seeks to increase maritime cooperation among navies of the Indian Ocean Region.

24 October, 2018

Pakistan Arrests 16 Indian Fishermen For Violating Maritime Boundary

Outlook Web Bureau

The Pakistani authorities detained 16 Indian fishermen for alleged violation of the country's maritime boundary.


07 October, 2018

India, Japan Bilateral Maritime Exercise Begins

Outlook Web Bureau

The Indian Navy would be represented by three indigenously-designed warships and a fleet tanker.

02 August, 2018

Naval Version Of Tejas Undergoes Successful Tests

Outlook Web Bureau

A series of tests including "taxi-ins" of the jet was carried out on a naval platform in Goa, in a significant milestone for development of the naval version of the jet.

17 March, 2018

14 Feared Dead From Suspected Migrant Boat Sinking Off A Greek Island

Outlook Web Bureau

Three people, two women and a man,managed to reach the coast and alert authorities.

31 January, 2018

Patna: Five Dead After Boat Carrying 15 Capsizes In Ganga

Outlook Web Bureau

The Bihar Government has announced a compensation of Rs 4 lakh to the families of those killed in the incident.

31 January, 2018

Navy Launches Indigenously Built 3rd Scropene-Class Submarine Karanj In Mumbai

Outlook Web Bureau

Total six submarines are going to be built at the MDL.

18 January, 2018

Major Fire Onboard Oil Vessel Off Gujarat Coast, 26 Crew Members Rescued

Outlook Web Bureau

The coast guard is preparing to cordon the vessel to avoid oil spillage.


13 January, 2018

Two Students Drown, 32 Rescued After Boat Capsizes In Maharashtra's Dahanu

Outlook Web Bureau

25 students have been rescued while the operationas are still underway.

Photo Gallery

Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) Chief Sukhbir Singh Badal during an election rally in support of SAD/BSP joint candidate from Patiala for Punjab Assembly Election 2022, in Patiala.

PTI Photo

People from the Sikh community pay tribute to Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and other officials, who died in IAF's MI-17V5 chopper crash yesterday in Tamil Nadu, at Yahiyaganj Gurudwara in Lucknow.

PTI Photo/Nand Kumar

Mortal remains of CDS Gen Bipin Rawat and his wife Madhulika Rawat, who were killed in an IAF's Mi-17V5 helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu yesterday, arrive at Madras Regimental Centre in Wellington.

PTI Photo

Bharatiya Kisan Union Spokesperson Rakesh Tikait addresses farmers during a meeting to decide their future course of action, at Singhu border in New Delhi.

PTI Photo

Mortal remains of CDS Gen Bipin Rawat, his wife Madhulika Rawat and 12 other officials, who were killed in an IAF's Mi-17V5 helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu yesterday, arrive at Madras Regimental Centre in Wellington.

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Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

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Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta