Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Indian Navy

India needs to cut down on Defence imports, give thrust to R&D, says Vice Prez

Jan 03, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Naidu, while inaugurating the 70th anniversary celebrations of the Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory (NPOL) near here, said to achieve "atma-nirbhartha", India needs to allow private collaboration, wherever it is possible, with stringent quality controls.

President Ram Nath Kovind Witnesses India's Maritime Prowess In Naval Operation Demo

Dec 22, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

President Kovind, who is on a four-day visit to the southern state, visited the Indigenous Aircraft Carrier Vikrant and interacted with the Navy officers who provided him with a first hand brief on the progress of the sea trials.

Indian Navy's 'Mormugao' Sails For Maiden Sea Trials On Goa Liberation Day

Mormugao, Indian Navy's second indigenous stealth destroyer of the P15B class, has been called an 'ideal example' of Atma Nirbhar Bharat as it incorporates several niche indigenous technologies.

Vijay Diwas 50th Anniversary: Parliament Lauds India’s Armed Forces

Dec 16, 2021 PTI

Vijay Diwas 50th anniversary marks India’s victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war, which lead to the liberation of Bangladesh from Pakistan.

Eastern Naval Command In The Forefront In Safeguarding Maritime Interests: Vice-Admiral

He said the Navy has 130 ships, including warships and others, 60 helicopters of all types and four submarines. He said the ENC is getting ready to host two events of significant national and international importance.

01 December, 2021

Sanjay Dutt Roped In As Brand Ambassador Of '50 Years Of Arunachal Pradesh' Celebrations

Outlook Web Desk

The celebrations would start from January 20 to February 20 next year, commemorating the birth of Arunachal Pradesh as a state.

27 November, 2021

The Aftermath of 26/11: Boosting Maritime Enforcement And Securing Coastlines

Outlook Web Desk

The state Marine Police has progressively been integrated into the response mechanisms to deal with exigencies like natural calamities, search and rescue (SAR) operations, and also during the ongoing Covid pandemic wherein the seaward element of the lockdown was enforced by the coastal states

26 November, 2021

Victory Flame Of 1971 War Reaches Kolkata, Part Of Golden Jubilee Celebrations

Outlook Web Desk

The Victory Flame will be taken to the residences of the heroes of the 1971 war who were awarded medals for their gallantry, the Defence official said.

22 November, 2021

Delhi High Court Seeks Centre's Reaction To PIL Filed Against Indian Navy Recruitment Process

Outlook Web Desk

A bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice Jyoti Singh issued notice on the public interest litigation by Vikram Swami who claimed that the adoption of a "short-listing criteria" based on cut-off marks before a written examination is discriminatory.

05 November, 2021

Indian Navy's Goa Maritime Conclave To Commence From Sunday: All You Need To Know

Outlook Web Desk

The third edition of the Goa Maritime Conclave (GMC-21) is set to be organised by the Indian Navy from Sunday onward and is held every year in Goa.

02 November, 2021

Submarine Project Information Leak Case: 2 Navy Officers Among Six Charged By CBI

Outlook Web Desk

The accused Navy officers were handling sensitive submarine retro-fitting project.


01 November, 2021

IAC Vikrant Empowers India To Operate From Any Place: Navy Chief

Outlook Web Desk

Admiral Karambir Singh was speaking to media persons on board the IAC Vikrant which is currently engaged in the second sea trial since October 24.

31 October, 2021

Shipping Minister Sarbananda Sonowal Reviews Sea Trials Of IAC Vikrant, Aims To Commission By Aug 2022

Outlook Web Desk

The Indigenous Aircraft Carrier (IAC) Vikrant had sailed out for the second sea trials on October 24. The maiden sea sortie of the ship was successfully undertaken on August 21 this year.

01 October, 2021

5 Indian Navy Mountaineers Go Missing As Avalanche Hits Uttarakhand

Outlook Web Desk

A rescue team from Uttarkashi-based Nehru Institute of Mountaineering (NIM) led by its principal Colonel Amit Bisht has left for the avalanche-hit area in search of the missing, a statement from NIM, quoting Col Bisht, said.

22 August, 2021

Malabar Wargame To Begin On Thursday Amid China's Muscle-Flexing In Indo-Pacific

Outlook Web Bureau

The Quad countries -- India, the US, Australia and Japan -- will carry out the next edition of the high-voltage Malabar naval exercise off the coast of Guam from August 26 to 29.

14 August, 2021

Goa CM Warns Of Dealing 'Anti-India Activities' With 'Iron Fist', Urges Navy To Go Ahead With I-Day Flag Hoisting

Outlook Web Desk

CM Pramod Sawant said that the flag hoisting will happen at the island "at any cost" and assured full cooperation to the Navy from the Goa police for the event.

14 August, 2021

Navy Offers A Sneak Peek Into India's First Indigenous Aircraft Carrier INS Vikrant


INS Vikrant is the largest and most complex warship built in India


10 August, 2021

Army Seeks International Help As Search Operation For Missing Pilots Enters 8th Day

Outlook Web Desk

'Military authorities are leaving no stone unturned to search for the helicopter which crashed and sank into the Ranjit Sagar Dam along with two pilots.', said Lt Col Devender Anand

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

Outlook Latest Issue

Subscribe Now
Short Story

‘Laab’ In The Mountains

He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.

Graphic Novel

Play Us A Memory, Violin Man

They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.

Chinki Sinha
Play Us A Memory, Violin Man


It’s Just Numbers, Love

Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.

Rukmini S.
It’s Just Numbers, Love


The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz