Nuclear Submarines

  • INS Arihant's 'criticality' a giant stride for India: PM 10-08-2013 11:04 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday congratulated scientists and defence personnel on the reactor on India's first nuclear submarine INS Arihant going critical, calling it a "giant stride" in the progress of the country's indigenous technological capabilities. "I am delighted to learn that the nuclear propulsion reactor on...
  • Boost for Indian defence as nuclear submarine INS Arihant activated 10-08-2013 09:41 AM

    New Delhi: In a major step towards completing its nuclear triad, the atomic reactor on-board the indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant was activated late Friday night. The submarine will soon be launched to sea on the Eastern coast and paves the way for its operational deployment by the Navy soon....
  • India all set to get Russian nuclear submarine 15-12-2011 09:58 PM

    New Delhi: In a major boost to its defence prowess, India is all set to receive the much-awaited Akula-II class 'Nerpa' nuclear attack submarine from Russia by the month end on a 10-year lease. Russia is set to hand over the nuclear-powered attack submarine by the month end, sources said...
  • Russia to supply N-submarine to India: reports 01-07-2011 02:52 PM

    Moscow: Russia will deliver a nuclear submarine to India by the end of the year, Russia's navy chief was quoted as saying on Friday by state news agency RIA. India sees Russia as a strategic counterweight to China but New Delhi has been upset by repeated delays to major weapons...
  • Indian Navy to boost its arsenal, add 101 ships 17-05-2011 11:27 AM

    Singapore: India is to invest $46.96 billion as part of moves to boost up its naval forces over the next 20 years adding 101 new warships, ranging from sophisticated destroyers to nuclear submarines. "Going by the investment value, India is expected to build sophisticated destroyers, new generation and new radar...
  • India to test-fire submarine-launched BrahMos 12-03-2011 07:22 PM

    New Delhi: India will test-fire the submarine-launched version of the 290km range BrahMos supersonic cruise missile by the end of 2011. "We will test-fire the underwater version of the missile by the end of this year (2011) after we get the pontoon for the purpose," BrahMos Aerospace chief A Sivathanu...
  • UK to launch biggest ever nuclear submarine 14-12-2010 04:24 PM

    London: British Navy is all set to launch its biggest ever nuclear submarine that can fire guided-missiles to pulverise an enemy more than 1,600km away. The super-sub, called HMS Ambush, has a huge nuclear reactor that can power a city the size of Southampton and it will never need refuelling....
  • India test-fires N-powered water baby K-15 26-02-2008 01:37 PM

    Chester-le-Street: The Indian cricket team's disastrous campaign in England has taken some sheen off Duncan Fletcher's record as coach and he is now only left with the five-match ODI series, which starts here on Saturday, to gain some lost ground. Few expect India to turn the corner in the one-day...
  • India takes N-power under water with K-15 26-02-2008 08:37 AM

    London: England Test captain Andrew Strauss hit a career-best 184 not out for Middlesex on the opening day of their County Championship second division clash against Leicestershire at Lord's on Tuesday. His innings and a century from Sam Robson left Middlesex well-placed at 370 for one on the first day...
  • India to get Russian nuclear-powered submarines 07-11-2007 09:48 PM

    Nagpur: New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori feels that losing seven wickets on curtailed first day's play of the third and the final Test became decisive in the end. I think after winning the toss, scoring just 193 put us under a lot of pressure. And on Tuesday morning we bowled...
  • India launches 1st nuclear submarine 19-03-2007 06:34 PM

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  • Israel adds two N-capable submarines 25-08-2006 01:25 PM

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