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Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019
news about Navy chief
Jun 04, 2019 23:34
According to the new directive, the use of the third person in addressing senior officers is to be discouraged, their full title is not to be used repeatedly in speeches, and refreshments and meals have to simple and “devoid of ostentation”. read more
May 28, 2019 07:15
The strike on the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror camp was India’s response to the February 14 Pulwama suicide attack in which 40 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were killed. Military tensions between India and Pakistan escalated following... read more
May 23, 2019 00:05
Verma’s lawyer Ankur Chhibber said the matter would come up for hearing on May 29, three days before current navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba retires. read more
May 20, 2019 23:36
Bimal Verma, who heads the Andaman and Nicobar Command in Port Blair, would have been the senior-most officer in the navy on May 31 when Admiral Sunil Lanba retires. read more
May 18, 2019 13:51
Rejecting his statutory complaint filed on April 10, Defence Ministry’s Joint Secretary (Navy) Richa Mishra clarified that though seniority is an important criterion while appointing services chiefs but it is not the sole criteria. read more
May 16, 2019 00:20
Verma moved the AFT on April 25 for the second time after the government named Admiral Singh as the next navy chief in March. The defence ministry was asked to take a decision on Verma’s complaint by May 15. read more
Apr 24, 2019 00:00
Verma had petitioned the AFT against his supersession earlier too, but was asked to withdraw his plea and raise matter with the defence ministry first. read more
Apr 12, 2019 08:24
The government last month had appointed Vice-Admiral Karambir Singh as the next navy chief, overlooking Bimal Verma. read more
Apr 09, 2019 15:49
He had approached the Armed Forces Tribunal challenging the appointment of Vice Admiral Karambir Singh as the next navy chief read more
Apr 08, 2019 15:10
Vice Admiral Karambir Singh will take over as the new Navy Chief after Admiral Sunil Lanba will complete his three-year term on May 31 this year. read more
Mar 23, 2019 22:04
The government on Saturday announced that Vice Admiral Karambir Singh will take over as the next navy chief when Admiral Sunil Lanba retires on May 31, superseding Vice Admiral Bimal Verma, who will be the senior-most naval officer on that date. read more
Mar 23, 2019 14:30
At present, Vice Admiral Karambir Singh is serving as the Flag Officer Commanding in Chief of the Eastern Naval Command in Visakhapatnam. read more
Dec 03, 2018 13:54
US national John Chau was killed on November 17 on North Sentinel island in the Andamans. read more
Nov 25, 2018 19:05
The Navy Chief said there has been a paradigm shift in coastal security as vulnerabilities and risks were fixed and a layered maritime surveillance and security architecture was put in place, making the coastline almost impregnable. read more
Nov 19, 2018 19:40
Bilateral naval exercises by India and Singapore have further strengthened the good maritime cooperation between the two nations over the years, chief of naval staff Admiral Sunil Lanba said in Visakhapatnam on Monday. read more