Indian Navy commissions third Scorpene-class submarine INS KaranjOn March 10th, the Indian Navy commissioned the third Scorpene-class submarine, INS Karanj, in Mumbai.
India aims to enter container manufacturing sectorIndia is looking to invest heavily in the container manufacturing industry in order to increase its exports.
Pakistan's Foreign Minister accuses India of nuclearizing the Indian OceanForeign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi of Pakistan accused India on Monday of nuclearizing the Indian Ocean and said the government of New Delhi had inserted advanced weapons and delivery systems into its naval arsenals.
E.A. Gibson Shipbrokers opens its new office in MumbaiEA Gibson Shipbrokers has opened its new office in Mumbai. Local oil major IOC has approved the tanker specialists and included them in its formal requirement quotation.
Sri Lanka scraps its agreement with India and JapanSri Lanka has scrapped its deal to establish a major port terminal with India and Japan amid weeks-long protests by trade unions and opposition parties
Indian Armed Forces commences major exercise in the Andaman SeaOn January 21st, the Indian armed forces began complex drills off the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, the defense ministry announced on Thursday.
Former Carnival Cruise Line ship reaches India for scrappingThe Ocean Dream ended her seagoing career earlier this week, having sailed up on the beach in Alang, India.
India updates merchant shipping regulationsIndia is reviewing regulations on merchant shipping and has outlined plans to control freight charges.
India and Japan conducted bilateral exercise in Arabian SeaThe fourth edition of the India-Japan Maritime bilateral exercise JIMEX, conducted biennially between the Indian Navy and the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF), will take place in the North Arabian Sea from 26 to 28 September 2020.
Indian Navy to hold INDRA exercise with Russian NavyThe Indian and Russian navies will conduct a naval exercise called "INDRA" in the Bay of Bengal on September 4 and 5 to improve their operational interoperability in addressing emerging security challenges.
India to change its gas policy to widen LNG's reachIndia's decision to ease the rules on setting up LNG stations would help to increase accessibility of the fuel as well as draw more private investors as the country nurtures a vision of becoming a gas-based economy, the head of S&P Global Platts said.
Russian frigate sails away to the Indian OceanProject 11356 class frigate Admiral Grigorovich of the Russian Navy has left the Mediterranean Sea and is bound for the Indian Ocean.
India asks ports to waive demurrageIndia has demanded that its ports waive demurrage and other charges for any delays in the arrival, berthing and other ship operations caused by a 21-day lockdown to contain coronavirus spread