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3 firms to bid for building six submarines

Indigenous construction of six conventional submarines is envisaged by Ministry of Defence, said a press release.

25 May 2019 8:11 PM

US set to sell India advanced copters to hunt submarines at sea

The Indian Navy has been seeking these helicopters on an urgent basis.

04 Apr 2019 12:09 AM

Government clears Rs 40,000 crore project to construct 6 submarines

This was decided at a meeting of the DAC, the ministry's highest decision-making body on procurement, officials said.

01 Feb 2019 11:40 AM

State-owned firm may implement Indian Navy's submarine project

The state-run Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited is likely to be given the responsibility to implement the project.

07 Jun 2018 9:56 AM

China develops underwater surveillance network in Indian Ocean

The project, led by the South China Sea Institute of Oceanology under the CAS, is part of an unprecedented military expansion.

02 Jan 2018 7:59 AM


2.29 crore enter military age every year

While 1.9 crore people enter military age every year in China, Indonesia ranks a distant third with 45 lakh followed by Pakistan with 43 lakh.

07 Sep 2017 7:25 AM

Key defence meet to finalise strategic partnership today

Another objective of such a policy is to fire up the competitive zeal in the defence public sector units.

11 May 2017 2:50 AM

Brahmos range set to be extended

In its first entry into any multilateral export control regime, India joined the MTCR in June as a full member.

17 Dec 2016 6:06 AM

Manohar Parrikar bats for rethink on India’s submarine plan

The Navy is critically short of submarines, with 14 operational platforms, including one nuclear attack submarine leased from Russia.

23 Nov 2016 3:32 AM