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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......

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......

'No games security threat despite guards fiasco'

London's Olympic Games is not threatened by a major security contractor's failure to find enough staff, ministers and the head of the city's organising committee said on Sunday, seeking to quell a......
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Wife of ex-Royal Navy officer tells how she watched husband run over twice by car thieves

"I was shouting 'Mike, Mike, stop, what are you doing? ' I was trying to ring the police. I was thinking 'this is really serious' but I did not... ...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/10/17/wife-ex-royal-navy-officer-tells-watched-husband-run-twice-car2/
Royal Navy could lose 'beach-landing' ships in next round of defence cuts

HMS Albion is one of two amphibious assault ships that could be taken out of service Credit: Royal Navy/PA ...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/10/06/royalnavy-could-lose-beach-landing-ships-next-round-defence/
British man dies as Royal Navy helicopter rescues wife and children from capsized ship near Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

British man died and his family were plucked to safety by a Royal Navy helicopter after their pleasure boat overturned while sailing off Puerto... ...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/09/22/woman-children-rescued-capsized-ship-near-puerto-rico-hurricane/
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Over 3,000 Islamic State terrorists have been killed in war-torn Iraq and Syria in airstrikes by Britains Royal Air Force over three years,... ...

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Daughter of Royal Navy PoW launches emotional search for Japanese boy who helped him survive WW2

Fill 1 Gaythorne Bartholomew and the mystery Japanese boy, pictured in 1945 T he daughter of a Royal Navy sailor who spent more than... ...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/09/16/daughter-royal-navy-pow-launches-emotional-search-japanese-boy/

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