'Under-construction warship 'Visakhapatnam' caught fire at 5.44 pm. The blaze erupted on the second deck of the ship,' said P S Rahangdale, the chief of city fire brigade.
Admiral Karambir Singh said that the same food, beverage and crockery must be provided to all ranks
The test-firing of the missile was undertaken on the western seaboard by Indian naval ships Kochi and Chennai.
Ships under this project can carry and operate two multiple role helicopters.
In January, the US announced sanctions against Russia under which Washington can punish countries and entities engaged in transaction with defence or intelligence establishment of Russia.
The two countries signed an inter-governmental agreement capping months of negotiations on price and various other aspects of the deal.
'We have witnessed Pakistan indulging in false propaganda and spread of misinformation. The Indian Navy does not take cognizance of such propaganda. Our deployments remain undeterred,' the Indian Navy said.
India has been trying to modernise its military to narrow the gap with China but defence expenditure has been largely stagnant, making for slow procurement.
Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba inducted the vehicle into the Navy.
The tenth edition of exercise INDRA NAVY will be conducted off Visakhapatnam from December 9-16, an Indian Navy release from the Eastern Naval Command headquarters here said.
The Centaur-Class aircraft carrier operated for 56 years under British and Indian flags, earning itself a Guinness World Records mention for being the oldest serving warship.
An official in the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) said the museum project is aimed at making the young generation aware of the glorious history of the Indian Navy.
The contract is with the Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL), which is the main contractor in the project, IAI said.
The event, which will take place in the Ballard Pier Cruiser Wharf at Naval Dockyard here under Western Naval Command, will have exhibition stalls and video walls, the Navy official said.
Commander Tomy's vessel had dismasted on September 21 after it was hit by a storm in the southern Indian Ocean
Tomy was sailing his boat as part of the Golden Globe Race (GGR) a solo sailboat race around the world when his boat was damaged in the storm about 1,900 nautical miles from Perth, Australia.
Stranded Indians were rescued off the coast of Socotra early this morning and are now onboard INS Sunayna, adding all of them were safe. The ship is bringing the Indians back home.
The three ships -- INS Sahyadri, INS Shakti and INS Kamorta --are being led by Rear Admiral Dinesh Kumar Tripathi, Flag Officer Commanding, Eastern Fleet.
Sources said China's growing military presence in the South China Sea and its rising assertiveness in that region may figure in the talks that Admiral Lanba will have with top US military officials.
Vice Admiral Hari Kumar, the Controller of Personnel Services (CPS), said the Navy has had a dialogue with the Russians and the force is hoping to stick to the 2020 deadline.
The induction of Kalvari into the Indian Navy would be a game-changer in the field of underwater warfare and its commissioning has added another feather in MDL's cap, the shipbuilder said after Prime Minister Narendra Modi commissioned the submarine at the naval dockyard here today.
Not only are most of its ships and warplanes Russian-made, its government and military remain deeply reluctant to share data and open up sensitive military communications systems.
The Indian Navy presently operates 11 Kamov-28 and 17 Sea King ASW helicopters; however, only four of the former and around five of the latter are flyable.
Calling for a change in mindset, the bench said the instant case was probably the only one of its kind in the armed forces and asked the Navy to consider the transgender for some other job
The USD 10.9 billion project will have submarines capable of carrying multiple Brahmos supersonic cruise missiles.