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Karambir Singh

Funds crunch hits plans for 200-ship fleet

At present, the Navy is operating around 130-odd ships and is building around 50 ships.

04 Dec 2019 1:23 AM

Chinese vessel operating without permission, told to leave: Navy chief

The Indian Navy recently drove away a suspicious Chinese vessel operating in the Indian waters near Port Blair.

03 Dec 2019 4:09 PM

Tribunal upholds Singh’s posting as Navy Chief

The tribunal said that seniority cannot be the sole criterion for selection of important appointments like the chief of the naval staff (CNS).

17 Sep 2019 2:47 AM

Must ‘watch’ Chinese Navy, says Navy Chief

Chinese defence ministry in its white paper “China’s National Defence in the New Era” released on Wednesday had touched on this issue.

26 Jul 2019 12:58 AM

Admiral Karambir assumes charge as new Navy Chief

Karambir has also served as member of the Aircrew Instrument Rating and Categorisation Board (AIRCATS).

01 Jun 2019 1:55 AM


Vice-Admiral moves court to challenge supersession

Vice-Admiral Singh is at present serving as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief (FOC-in-C) of the Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam.

09 Apr 2019 1:22 AM

Modi govt names next Navy Chief, superseding Admiral

Bipin Rawat was appointed Army chief in December 2016, superseding two officers senior to him.

24 Mar 2019 1:59 AM

Vice Admiral Karambir Singh appointed as next Chief of Naval Staff

Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba will vacate the office on 31 May 2019.

23 Mar 2019 2:26 PM