NAVY OFFICERS

  • Another mishap hits Navy, 1 dead, 2 hurt at a Nuclear submarine site March 8, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: Yet another accident at an under-construction nuclear submarine in Visakhapatnam has brought the Indian Navy in the dock. One worker has been killed and two others have suffered injuries in the accident that took place on Saturday at the Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam. The incident took place when the...
  • Navy's safety record takes a hit after several accidents, deaths March 7, 2014

    New Delhi: The image of the Indian Navy has been hit by a series of accidents that have taken place on its warships in the recent past which has resulted in the loss of lives of several of its officers and sea warriors. In the 11th such mishap, a gas leakage...
  • After Sindhuratna, gas leak on Navy destroyer in Mumbai kills one March 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Just weeks after a fire on board submarine Sindhuratna killed two Navy officers, another officer was killed in a gas leak on board India's most advanced destroyer ship, the INS Kolkata. The officer of the rank of commander reportedly inhaled a large amount of the toxic gas and was...
  • Officers who died on INS Sindhuratna cremated with full state honours February 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Two days after the mishap on INS Sindhuratna, the two naval officers who died on the submarine are being cremated with full state honours. The brother of one of the two officers, Lt Commander Kapish Muwal, slammed the government saying the tragedy could have been avoided. The family said it...
  • No one informed about the deaths: Deceased navy officers' families February 28, 2014

    Family members of the two naval officers who died in Sindhuratna mishap say that they did not receive any official information about their kin's death. It was through the media, they say that they came to know about the tragedy. ...
  • Navy officers approach HC to quash proceedings June 14, 2013

    Kochi: At least three Naval officers on Friday approached the Kerala High Court seeking to quash proceedings against them in the complaint filed by the estranged wife of a naval officer who levelled charges of sexual harassment against her husband and his superior officers. In the petition, the officers also...
  • 3 Navy officers lose job for divulging information on Facebook April 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Three Navy officers are being terminated from service for divulging secret information on social networking websites such as Facebook and the primary reason for these cases of indiscipline was "moral turpitude", the Defence Ministry has informed a Parliamentary panel. It also told the Standing Committee on Defence that in...
  • Family of former navy man found murdered in Bangalore October 20, 2008

    Bangalore: The wife of a former navy man and their two children were found murdered at their home in the city on Sunday. Anu Yadav, 40, and the two children aged 10 and eight years were found dead by her husband BS Yadav in the house. Yadav, a retired navy...