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14 January, 2018 4:42 AM Mumbai chopper crash: 6 bodies found, search on for missing 1

New Delhi: A Pawan Hans helicopter carrying five senior officials of the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) and two pilots crashed off the Mumbai coast minutes after it took off. The police informed that the bodies have been brought to Cooper Hospital for postmortem. "Out of six bodies, five has been identified. The search for one missing is still 41

9 January, 2018 3:26 PM WATCH: With Nirmala Sitharaman onboard Navy displays INS Vikramaditya's might

NEW DELHI: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who is on a two-day sea sortie, on Tuesday observed the night time takeoff of the MiG-29K aircraft from INS Vikramaditya. The defence minister took to Twitter and said, "From on board INS Vikramaditya viewing some air/heli borne under-water detection capabilities - with Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral 39

8 January, 2018 8:06 AM Saudi Arabia okays India’s plan to ferry Haj pilgrims via sea route: Naqvi

The Union Minister made the comment after the signing of annual Haj agreement between India and Saudi Arabia in Mecca Saudi Arabia has given its nod to India’s plan to revive the option of ferrying Haj pilgrims via sea route to Jeddah, Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said in a statement on Monday. Mr. Naqvi made the comment after the signing of annual 27

7 January, 2018 12:05 PM Navy to exhibit maritime prowess along west coast

More than ten ships, including the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, a submarine and various naval aircraft will exhibit their combat capabilities in the drill. Indian Navy will showcase its operational prowess during a major event, starting tomorrow, along the western coast of the country. The inaugural ceremony of the drill will be attended by the Defence 32

2 January, 2018 7:31 AM Google Pixel XL gets massive price cut

The price of the first-generation Pixel XL “quite black” colour variant was slashed by ₹36,000 on e-commerce platform Amazon on Tuesday. Still tagged as one of the most bankable devices that offer pure Android experience, the smartphone that earlier cost ₹76,000 is now available for ₹39,999. Meanwhile, the newer Pixel 2 XL has got a price cut and is now available 26

23 December, 2017 10:24 AM SpaceX launches 10 more satellites into orbit

California: SpaceX has blasted off a re-used Falcon 9 rocket carrying 10 satellites into orbit, its fourth launch toward a $3 billion upgrade to Virginia-based Iridium's mobile, voice and data network. The rocket, part of which had flown on a previous Iridium launch in June, lit up the night sky as it launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 5:27 pm (0127 GMT Saturday) 38

19 December, 2017 4:14 PM Two Indian teams for junior NBA World c’ships

Two teams from India will compete at the inaugural junior National Basketball Association (NBA) World Championships in USA from August 7-12 next year. The top performers in the 5-on-5 competitions from the Reliance Foundation Jr. NBA Program will make for a city All-Star Team. One boys and one girls team from each of the eight participating cities will be selected 29

10 December, 2017 4:52 PM ICG rescues 23 stranded fishermen

Twenty-three fishermen who got stranded on high seas as Cyclone Ockhi hit Kanniyakumari were rescued by Indian Coast Guard (ICG) Ship Samar on Sunday. The victims, hailing from Thoothur, who set out to the sea in a couple of boats, were spotted 80 nautical miles northwest of Cheplet Island at 7.50 a.m. during a search and rescue operation. They were being 28

8 December, 2017 7:42 PM Over 750 fishermen headed home: Centre

They had taken refuge in Maharashtra after Cyclone Ockhi More than 750 fishermen from Tamil Nadu, who had taken refuge in Maharashtra following Cyclone Ockhi, are en route to Tamil Nadu, the Defence Ministry said on Friday. “As many as 539 and 224 fishermen who had taken refuge in Devgad and Ratnagiri (Maharashtra) respectively have been provided food, diesel 34

5 December, 2017 7:34 AM Navy Dispatches Relief To Ockhi Cyclone-Hit Lakshadweep

Navy ships carried the relief material to the island of Minicoy on Sunday and the Kavaratti and Kalpeni islands yesterday. Kochi: The Indian Navy has provided humanitarian assistance and disaster relief to people affected by cyclone Ockhi in Lakshadweep, a Defence spokesperson said here today. Navy ships carried the relief material to the island of Minicoy 42