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'71 warship reduced to heap of scrap
Bangladesh Daily Star

INS Vikrant fades into history

INS Vikrant built for the British Royal Navy as HMS Hercules in 1943 was commissioned to the Indian Navy in 1961. It became famous for its role in the war against Pakistan in 1971. After years of distinguished service, it was decommissioned in January 1997. Business Line, 1 month ago
The translator's tale The Hindu, 1 month ago
INS Vikrant The Hindu, 2 months ago
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DNA India

Shiv Sena laments scrapping of INS Vikrant

While the BJP is making conciliatory gestures towards the Shiv Sena, the later has accused its estranged ally and industrialists of dragging their feet on saving the iconic aircraft carrier INS Vikrant, whose breaking up and scrapping has begun. ...
 DNA India2 months ago INS Vikrant lost war of survival against its own countrymen, says Sena  First Post.com2 months ago Vikrant Lost the Survival War Against its Own Countrymen: Sena  New Indian Express2 months ago INS Vikrant lost the survival war against its own countrymen: Sena  Zee News2 months ago
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NDTV

As China Upgrades Navy, India Misses Deadlines and Busts Budgets

New Delhi : India's new aircraft carrier, INS Vikrant (named after India's first carrier), has bust its budget by 600 per cent. It will now cost a whopping nearly Rs 19,000 crore instead of the original estimate of about Rs 3,000 crore. The ...
 NDTV1 month ago
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Carrier Vikrant meets bitter end in scrapyard

Decommissioned aircraft carrier INS Vikrant being dismantled by ship breakers at Lakdibunder near the Darukhana —Debasish Dey The decommissioned aircraft carrier INS Vikrant met steel cutters and welding machines on Thursday afternoon, after a year of ...
 Asian Age2 months ago End of the road for INS Vikrant: 14 things you should know  Rediff.com2 months ago

INS Vikrant's Hull Is Torn Open

(Veteran conflict reporter, the writer is a well-known defence and strategic affairs analyst.) For Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha, one abiding memory of INS Vikrant is from almost a quarter century ago. In 1989, Sinha, who recently took premature ...
 NDTV2 months ago

6 months to go before Vikrant can be turned into scrap

It will take at least 6 to 8 months for INS Vikrant to be converted into scrap.
 Times of India2 months ago
Rediff.com

Brazil opens the door for Indian navy and Gripen

SAAB's Sea Gripen constitutes a new option as the INS Vikrant's light fighter. Ajai Shukla reportsBrazil's decision to buy the Swedish JAS-39E/F Gripen (or Gripen NG) has opened a tantalising possibility for India's defence ministry, which is frustrated after 33 months of negotiations with French company, Dassault on the proposed purchase of 126 Rafale medium multi-role combat aircraft.On Monday, Swedish defence giant, Saab, which builds the Gripen, announced Brazil had signed a contract for 36 ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Dismantling warship

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Workers dismantle the aircraft carrier INS Vikrant at a ship breaking yard in Mumbai yesterday. The ship, which was built during WWII and named HMS Hercules for the British Royal Navy, was bought from Britain as an ...
 MENAFN2 months ago
Mid Day

It was like my house was being demolished: Vice admiral who served aboard INS Vikrant

The roads leading to the Darukhana area in Mazagaon, are a maze of serpentine narrow lanes masquerading as roads. This is the heart of Mumbai's iron and steel industry. In pictures: Indian warship INS Vikrant demolished Vice Admiral I C Rao ...
 Mid Day2 months ago

It is the media that highlights our work

Says Major (Retd) Vikrant Shetye, in a conversation with Vinaya Patil, giving us a glimpse into the life of an Army officer the olive green uniform, the discipline, the lifestyle, the sacrifices, the medals and a whole lot more on the occasion of ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier1 week ago
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