The grim announcement comes a day after Indonesia said the submarine was considered sunk, not merely missing, but did not explicitly say whether the crew was dead.
Navy Chief Yudo Margono said Saturday that rescuers found several items including parts of a torpedo straightener, a grease bottle, etc from the submarine.
The Indian Navy has already sent a deep submergence rescue vessel (DSRV) to help the Indonesian Navy find the submarine that has been missing since Wednesday.
The KRI Nanggala 402 went missing after its last reported dive Wednesday off the resort island, and concern is mounting the submarine may have sunk too deep to reach or recover.
According to the Indonesian military 53 people are onboard the submarine
The US has now let India know that international law of navigation is also applicable in India’s Exclusive Economic Zone.
India and three other Quad member countries - the US, Australia and Japan joined France in kick-starting the three-day naval exercises in the eastern Indian Ocean
Iran’s foreign minister in his speech for the 75th anniversary of the United Nations said, “It's time to change tack -- saving American blood and treasure and sparing the world from further misery.”
Indian Embassy on Thursday got consular access to the 18 Indians who were on board Impero.
The vessels included Indian destroyer INS Kolkata and tanker INS Shakti, a guided missile destroyer from the US Pacific Fleet, Japanese aircraft carrier Izumo and the Philippines patrol vessel Andres Bonifacio, the US Navy said in a statement.
An Indian Navy officer died on Friday while trying to put out a fire.
Pakistan Navy in a statement had said that "Pakistan Navy used its specialised skills to ward off the submarine, successfully keeping it from entering Pakistani waters".
Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressed that the Indian nuclear submarine Arihant is a fitting response to those who indulge in nuclear blackmail.
The move is seen as the former foes' attempt to bolster military ties in the face of Beijing's build-up in the disputed South China Sea.
"The ship, 'Marine Express', has been released and is back under the command of the captain,"
Police personnel attempt to stop members of various farmer unions during a protest as part of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha's 'rail roko' agitation demanding the dismissal and arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra in...PTI Photo
Fatorda MLA Vijay Sardesai attempts to throw papers at Speaker Rajesh Patnekar on the first day of the Goa Assembly Session, in Porvorim.PTI Photo
Farmers block railway tracks as part of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha's 'rail roko' protest demanding the dismissal and arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra in connection with the Oct. 3 violence in Lakhimpur Kheri, at Devi...PTI Photo
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav during a by-election campaign in Tarapur Bihar Assembly constituency, in Jamui district.PTI Photo
National Students' Union of India (NSUI) activists hold placards during a protest against the killing of four non-local labourers in Kashmir, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates