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World's oldest aircraft carrier INS Viraat could soon be a museum

After 57 years of service life -- first commissioned in 1959 into the Royal Navy as HMS Hermes (R-12) and then transferred to India in 1987 -- the last of the Centaur-class......

The world's 10 LARGEST aircraft carriers

With Britain’s Queen Elizabeth unveiling the Royal Navy’s biggest ever aircraft carrier, which weighs more than 10,000 African elephants and is longer than the Houses of Parliament,......

PIRATES! Sailor recounts the hijack of Royal Grace

After almost 12 months in captivity and the death of an officer, 21 crewmen of merchant navy tanker Royal Grace were set free. Rediff.com's Priyanka spoke to one of the captives, a 24-year-old......

7 Royal Marines arrested over 'suspicion of murder

The UK ministry of defence (MoD) has confirmed the arrest of Seven Royal Marines from the British Royal Navy (RN) on suspicion of murder. The arrests by the Royal Military Police are apparently......

India considers acquiring Sea Harriers from UK

India is seriously considering anoffer from United Kingdomof eight second-hand Royal Navy BAE Systems Sea Harrier for utilizing them as training aircraft, a leading defence weekly has claimed. The......

Bajaj Auto to launch bike from metal used in INS Vikrant

The Pune-based two- and three-wheeler maker will roll out the 150-cc bike, christened 'V', on February 1 Indian naval ship (INS) Vikrant, the first aircraft carrier, which played a pivotal role in......

Louvre Hotels Group eyes 50 properties in India by 2015

Louvre Hotels Group, which announced the opening of its first 'Royal Tulip' in Navi Mumbai in partnership with city-based Concrete Builders, on Monday said it is eyeing around 50 properties with......

A non-Belieber among Beliebers

His daughter is a fan. He most definitely is not.Rajesh Karkera attends Justin Bieber's Mumbai concert to find out what the fuss is all about. Waiting for Bieber Justin Bieber, you weren't......

Lawrence Of Arabia actor Peter O'Toole dies at 81

Irish actor Peter O'Toole, the starred in 1962 Oscar-winning epic Lawrence of Arabia passed away on Sunday, December 15. He was 81. The actor's agent Steve Kenis said, "He was one of a......

Virushka: How the romance unfolded

Even in a country where Cricket and Bollywood have always been a potent mix, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma's fairytale romance is special.Here's looking back at the rollercoaster ride involving......

Tennis fans, are you ready for 'Mumbai Open'?

India gets WTA event after 5 years IMAGE:  Ankita Raina, India’s top woman singles player. Photograph: Twitter India will host its first WTA tournament in five years when the city......

IPL returns to CCI's Brabourne stadium after three years

Brabourne Stadium, the long-standing Test venue in Mumbai before the construction of the Wankhede Stadium, will play host to the Indian Premier League after a gap of three seasons when holders......

Royal Zara helps put Britain in medal contention

Zara Phillips has pulled her royal weight, helping put Britain in medal contention heading into Tuesday's show jumping final of the three-discipline Olympic equestrian eventing competition.......

Olympic flame to visit London palaces and castles

The Olympic torch will share the same security as the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London on its first night in the capital on Friday before embarking on a week-long journey that will take in......
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US, UK, France launch strikes in Syria, destroy chemical weapon factories

Russian ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov warned that such actions will not be left without consequences.The White House said it has... ...

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British troops deployed to assist probe

Around 180 British troops have been deployed to the English city of Salisbury to aid in the investigation of a nerve agent attack on a former... ...

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Meghan Markle, Kate Middleton twin in blue

[UK], Feb 28 (ANI): At an event with Prince William and Prince Harry discussing charitable work done by the Royal Foundation Forum, Meghan Markle... ...

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Questions after Royal Navy uses patrol boat to shadow Russian ships

But observers noted the absence of any naval frigate to shadow the Russian vessels, raising questions about the impact of spending cuts on the... ...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/02/22/questions-royal-navy-uses-patrol-boat-shadow-russian-ships/
Vice-Admiral Pandit takes over as Commandant of INA

Kozhikode: Vice Admiral R B Pandit, Flag-Officer-Commanding, Western Fleet at Mumbai, on Monday took over as the Commandant of Indian Naval Academy... ...

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