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18 April, 2018 10:54 AM We're watching anytime, anywhere, everytime: Indian Navy's cheeky message to China

Around 50 Indian Navy vessels are currently deployed in sea lanes, including in areas of India's maritime interest and in anti-piracy operations.  New Delhi: In a cheeky warning to China, the Navy taking to its official Twitter handle said that India was watching the Indian Ocean region and was keeping a 24x7 vigil in the area. "From Persian Gulf to Malacca 41

17 April, 2018 5:10 PM CWG 2018: Gold medallists relive their success stories

Jitu, Heena and Tejaswini say their performance was a result of hard work and determination Jitu Rai was the only shooter who was able to follow up on his gold from the last Commonwealth Games (CWG), with one more in Gold Coast. “I am happy with the gold in air pistol this time. Last time, I did not get to shoot air pistol and got the gold in free pistol 40

25 March, 2018 6:11 AM China Flexes Muscle In South China Sea, Western Pacific

China is in the midst of an ambitious military modernisation programme overseen by President Xi Jinping. Beijing: China's air force has held another round of drills in the disputed South China Sea and the Western Pacific after passing though Japan's southern islands, the air force said on Sunday, calling such exercises the best preparation for war. China 56

22 March, 2018 12:04 PM Indian Navy drone crashes near Porbandar in Gujarat, no injuries

As per preliminary inputs, the aircraft had an engine failure. PORBANDAR: A Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) of the Indian Navy crashed on Thursday soon after taking off from Porbandar in Gujarat. The crash took place close to the air base in Ulhasnagar area of Gujarat's Porbandar at around 10 am on Thursday. Indian Navy confirmed that there have been no injuries 54

18 March, 2018 3:41 PM Navy chief’s U.S. visit to focus on bilateral naval cooperation

Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba will begin a five-day visit to the U.S. on Monday during which he will hold extensive talks with the top military brass of the Trump administration to consolidate bilateral naval cooperation, including in the Indo-Pacific region. Admiral Lanba will hold discussions with Defence Secretary James Mattis, Secretary of the U.S. Navy Richard 80

15 March, 2018 2:02 AM Compulsory military service for those seeking govt jobs, recommends Parliamentary Standing Committee

A Parliamentary panel has recommended five years of compulsory military service for those seeking a subsequent job with the government. New Delhi: A Parliamentary Standing Committee has recommended five years of compulsory military service for anyone who wants a subsequent employment with the state or the central government. According to reports, the parliamentary 72

10 March, 2018 1:13 PM Indian Coast Guard helicopter crashes in Raigad in Maharashtra

An Indian Navy Seaking helicopter with a medical team on-board has taken off to provide cover to Indian Coast Guard helicopter. RAIGARH: An Indian Coast Guard helicopter crashed near Murud's Nandgaon in Raigad district on Saturday. There were reportedly four crew members on board when the helicopter crashed. Three crew members were safely evacuated while 58

10 March, 2018 11:47 AM Escala may score over her rivals

Trainer Neil Darashah’s ward Escala, who won the Stayers’ Trial Stakes at Chennai in her last start, maintains her winning form and may score over her rivals in the C.N. Wadia Gold Cup (Gr.2), the feature event of Sunday’s (Mar.11) afternoon races. Rails will be placed 4 metres wide from 1400m to 1200m and 10 metres away from 800m upto the winning post. 1. R.J. KOLAH 30

7 March, 2018 3:47 AM US Navy Veteran Pleads Guilty To Killing Indian Techie At Kansas Bar

Adam Purinton had pleaded not guilty on all these charges and waived his preliminary hearing in late November 2017. Washington: A US Navy veteran charged with killing of Indian techie Srinivas Kuchibhotla and injuring two others at a suburban Kansas City bar last year, today pleaded guilty to premeditated first-degree murder. He was charged with first-degree 72

6 March, 2018 1:53 AM China Slashes 3 Lakh Troops; People's Liberation Army Now At 2 Million

Beijing: China on Monday said it has slashed three lakh troops, reducing the size of its 2.3-million People's Liberation Army (PLA) to just two-million-strong force, a move aimed at making the world's largest army a mightier force capable of winning modern wars. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang made the announcement in his annual work report to the National 48