Mr Abbott is infuriated by ABC's revelation that intelligence agencies tapped the phone of the Indonesian President and by allegations that asylum-seekers were mistreated by navy personnel
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Thursday 11 October 2012
British fishermen reported the attacks to the Marine Management Organisation, which said an estimated 40 French vessels and eight UK vessels were involved
Tuesday 02 October 2012
The largest warship built for the Royal Navy now has its first crew members - around eight years before it is fully operational.
Tuesday 02 October 2012
Smitten by Europe's epic comeback at Medinah on Sunday? Here's our brief blaggers' guide to the game for Johnny-Daly-come-lately golf fans
Our nuclear weapons are neither needed nor deployed. Does Ed Miliband have the courage to scrap them?
Thursday 27 September 2012
There would be no better way for the Labour leader to make a break with the past than a renouncing of Trident. He knows we simply do not need it
Friday 31 August 2012
A sailor has been reunited with his baby daughter after spending more than seven months at sea on board a Royal Navy mine hunter.
Thursday 30 August 2012
Account that al-Qa'ida leader was unarmed when assassinated contradicts official line
Thursday 16 August 2012
A US Navy submarine commander who faked his own death to end an extra-marital affair has been relieved of his duties.
Monday 06 August 2012
The resourceful stunt arranger and performer George Leech epitomised the phrase "unsung hero of the film business".
Monday 23 July 2012
While the world at large has been moaning about the weather which, admittedly, has been remarkably inclement, not to mention the remarkable lack of security at the Olympics, something remarkably strange has been happening to my wardrobe. "You're wearing red, white and blue," says my friend and I realise that there's no arguing with her.
Saturday 14 July 2012
Iran could prevent even “a single drop of oil” passing through the Strait of Hormuz if its security is threatened, a naval chief said today, as tensions simmer over Tehran's nuclear programme.
Monday 09 July 2012
Oscar-winning film star Ernest Borgnine has died at the age of 95.
Thursday 21 June 2012
Scores of people are feared drowned after a boat believed to be carrying about 200 asylum seekers capsized south of Indonesia.
Tuesday 12 June 2012
Iran has begun to design its first nuclear submarine, a semi-official news agency in the country has reported.
Thursday 24 May 2012
Iran and an American-led naval coalition each said today that they responded to a distress call by a US-flagged cargo ship that came under fire from gunmen in the Gulf of Oman a day earlier.
Friday 18 May 2012
Hopes were fading today for three popular fishermen missing since yesterday morning as coastguards found an object on the sea bed.
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