Indian Navy
The Indian Navy (Devanāgarī: भारतीय नौ सेना, Bhāratīya Nau Senā) is the naval branch of the armed forces of India. The President of India serves as the Commander-in-Chief of the Navy. The Chief of Nav...
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History of the Indian Navy

India has a rich maritime history dating back 5,000 years. The world's first tidal dock is believed to have been built at Lothal around 2300 BCE during the Indus Valley Civilization, near the pre...
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Indian maritime history
Indian maritime history begins during the 3rd millennium BCE when inhabitants of the Indus Valley initiated maritime trading contact with Mesopotamia. The Roman historian Strabo mentions an increase i...
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Royal Indian Navy
The Royal Indian Navy (RIN) was the naval force of British India and the Dominion of India. Along with the Presidency armies, later the Indian Army, and from 1932 the Indian Air Force, it was one of t...
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1961 Indian annexation of Goa
The 1961 Indian annexation of Goa (also referred to as the Invasion of Goa, the Liberation of Goa by Indian forces, and the Fall of Portuguese India), was an action by India's armed forces that end...
1961 Indian annexation of Goa - Wikipedia
Indo-Pakistani wars and conflicts
Since the partition of British India in 1947 and creation of modern republics of India and Pakistan, the two South Asian countries have been involved in four wars, including one undeclared war, as wel...
Indo-Pakistani wars and conflicts - Wikipedia
List of active Indian Navy ships
List of active Indian Navy ships is a list of ships in active service with the Indian Navy. In service ships are taken from the official Indian Navy website. The Indian Navy is one of the largest navi...
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List of submarines of the Indian Navy
This is a list of submarines of the Indian Navy, grouped by class, and ordered by pennant numbers within the class.
List of submarines of the Indian Navy - Wikipedia
Weapon systems of the Indian Navy
The Department of Defence Production of the Ministry of Defence is responsible for the indigenous production of equipment used by the Indian Navy and the other armed forces. It comprises the 41 Indian...
Weapon systems of the Indian Navy - Wikipedia
Ballard Bunder Gatehouse
Ballar Bunder Gatehouse is a Grade I Heritage structure that has been converted into a maritime museum, located at Ballard Estate in the old Fort area of Mumbai, India. It was built in 1920 to commemo...
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British Raj
The British Raj (rāj, meaning "rule" in Hindi) was British rule in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947. The term can also refer to the period of dominion. The region under British con...
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INS Virbahu
INS Virbahu is an Indian Navy submarine base of the Eastern Naval Command located near Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh. It was commissioned on 19 May 1971.
After the Indian Navy acquired the Kalva...
Chera dynasty
The Chera dynasty also known as Kerala Putras, Chera was an ancient dynasty in India, ruling over an area corresponding to modern-day western Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Together with the Chola and the Pa...
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Chempil Arayan
Chempil Anantha Padmanabhan Valiya Arayan Kankumaran, known as Chempil Arayan, was the Admiral of the fleet in the service of Avittam Thirunal Balarama Varma, King of Travancore. A member of the Aray...
East Pakistan Air Operations, 1971
East Pakistan Air Operations incorporate the interdiction, air defense, ground support, and logistics missions flown by the Indian Air Force and the Bangladesh Air Force in support of the advancing Mu...
East Pakistan Air Operations, 1971 - Wikipedia
Operation Searchlight
Operation Searchlight was a planned military operation carried out by the Pakistan Army to curb the Bengali nationalist movement in the erstwhile East Pakistan in March 1971. Ordered by the central g...
Operation Searchlight - Wikipedia
ABG-class Cadet Training Ship
The ABG class of cadet training ships is a series of three vessels being built by the ABG Shipyard in Gujarat for the Indian Navy.
The proposed 110-metre-long (360 ft) cadet training ships wi...
INS Vajrabahu
INS Vajrabahu is an Indian Navy submarine base of the Western Naval Command located near Mumbai in Maharashtra. It was commissioned on 1 February 1996.
After the Indian Navy acquired the Vela clas...
INAS 342
INAS 342 (Indian Naval Air Squadron 342) is an aviation squadron of the Indian Navy, operating unmanned aerial vehicles. It is based at INS Garuda, Kochi.INAS 342 has 12 Israeli-built Herons and Searc...
Battle of Kandalur Salai
The Kandalur War (or Kanthalur War) was a naval battle between Chola Empire and Later Chera forces at the port-town of Kandalur salai (now called Valia-ssala), near Vizhinjam in present day Kerala sta...
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List of Indian Navy bases in Mumbai
The following are the list of Indian naval bases in Mumbai.
List of Indian Navy bases in Mumbai - Wikipedia