Murals By The Sea

Murals By The Sea

Ornella D’Souza gives you a sneak peep into the Mazagon Dock heritage walk

by Ornella D’Souza

It was on HMS Minden in 1812 that lawyer and poet Francis Scott Key wrote an ode to the stars-and-stripes flag he saw fluttering victoriously atop Fort Baltimore after having immense bombarding from British gunboats the previous night. Two years later, the

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Navy's Submarine Arm, Comes of Age

Navy's Submarine Arm, Comes of Age

by Anish Singh

New Delhi: The Indian navy, which was in 1947 considered by the British as ''too young'' to handle a sophisticated weapon system like submarine, is going to celebrate Golden Jubilee on December 8 this year of its successful venturing into submarine arm and also emerging as a strong force in Indo-Pacific Region.

Just after

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American Boeing And HAL Discuss Building F/A-18 Fighter

American Boeing And HAL Discuss Building F/A-18 Fighter

Boeing's partnership with HAL would significantly reduce the price of each Super Hornet

The Boeing Company (hereafter Boeing), which is a vying strongly to supply the Indian Navy with 57 “multi-role carrier borne fighters” (MRCBF), has entered talks with Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) to explore the co-manufacture of its F/A-18E/F Super Hornet fig

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A Manufactured India-Russia Submarine Controversy?

A Manufactured India-Russia Submarine Controversy?
A Manufactured India-Russia Submarine Controversy?

A Russian report alleged India allowed U.S. naval officers on INS Chakra

by Ankit Panda

It’s no secret that U.S.-India defense collaboration—especially on technology—has seen rapid acceleration in recent years. A case in point is the U.S.-India Joint Working Group on Aircraft Carrier Technology Cooperation, which had its fourth meeting from October

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Crisis In India-Russia Ties: The French Connection

Crisis In India-Russia Ties: The French Connection
Crisis In India-Russia Ties: The French Connection

Russia is reportedly angry that India allowed US officers on board the INS Chakra. But are French lobbyists trying to muddy India-Russia waters?

The visit by US navy officials last week to the INS Vikramaditya, an aircraft carrier built by Russia for the Indian Navy, has turned into an unexpectedly hot potato in Russia-India military ties.

A team

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LEMOA In Place, U.S. Tanker Refuels Indian Navy Ship In Sea of Japan

LEMOA In Place, U.S. Tanker Refuels Indian Navy Ship In Sea of Japan
LEMOA In Place, U.S. Tanker Refuels Indian Navy Ship In Sea of Japan

The Indian Navy vessels INS Kadmatt (P29), left, and INS Satpura (F48)

India and the US signed LEMOA last August, giving the militaries of both countries access to each other’s facilities for supplies and repairs

In a significant step forward in the increasing military cooperation between India and the US, a US Navy tanker refuelled an Indian Navy

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PAK SCAN: The Destroyer of Stability

PAK SCAN: The Destroyer of Stability
PAK SCAN: The Destroyer of Stability

A computer graphical rendition of INS Aridhaman nuclear powered attack submarine

by Gulshan Rafiq

In recent years, a considerable amount of debate on India’s nuclear strategy ostensibly suggests that India’s nuclear weapons are inadequate for deterrence; therefore, a qualitative as well as quantitative augmentation in nuclear weapon arsenals is nee

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