INDIAN NAVY WARSHIPS

  • China's antiship missile, submarine threats: Navy December 3, 2011

    New Delhi: China's new antiship ballistic missile, if fully functional, posed a "different category of threat" and certainly requires "a different measure to counter it," Navy chief Admiral Nirmal Verma said on Friday. He also noted that the Jin class of submarines with its ballistic missile capability and underwater endurance levels...
  • Indian Navy warship to escort MV Suez to Oman June 16, 2011

    New Delhi: A nervewracking 48 hours more to go for six Indian crew members of the MV Suez and their families. The cargo that was held captive by Somali pirates for almost 11 months and released on Monday, fought off another hijack bid on Wednesday and is now on its...
  • Pak Navy ad features images of Indian ships March 8, 2011

    Islamabad: An advertisement issued by the Pakistan Navy on Tuesday for a multinational exercise prominently featured images of Indian Navy warships even though India is not among the countries participating in the manoeuvres being held in the Arabian Sea. The fullpage advertisement for the Aman11 exercise, which appeared in The Nation...
  • China is not a threat to us: Indian Navy chief December 2, 2009

    New Delhi: India is not threatened by Chinas presence in the Indian Ocean, but it is taking steps to safeguard its interests, the Indian Navy chief has said. Admiral Nirmal Verma told CNNIBNs Vishal Thapar the Navy was acquiring 30 warships, which would strengthen Indias growing role to ensure peace and...