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14 January, 2019 3:20 PM Coast Guard tightens surveillance for Gangasagar Mela, deploys its assets for search and rescue ops

The Coast Guard has deployed its assets for Search and Rescue Operations (SAR) in case of any eventuality. NEW DELHI: The Indian Coast Guard has drawn elaborate arrangements for the Gangasagar Mela where hundreds and thousands of devotees converge each year on the occasion of Makar Sankranti to take a holy dip at the confluence of river Ganga and the Bay of Bengal 292

9 January, 2019 4:10 PM Fisherman Rescued After Eight Hours At Sea In Tamil Nadu

Devrajan, a crew member of an Indian fishing boat RR, accidentally fell into the sea on Tuesday night. The Coast Guard today rescued a 41-year-old fisherman, eight hours after he accidentally fell into the sea in Tamil Nadu. The coast guard received a call for help from a fishing boat which was about 60 km southeast of Pamban Light around 11:30pm on Tuesday 160

6 December, 2018 1:36 AM Search Underway For Missing Marines In Mishap Between 2 Military Planes

U.S. Marines and Japanese authorities were searching early Thursday off the coast of Japan for missing Marines after a mishap between a fighter jet and plane used both for transporting troops and refueling, Marine officials said. The incident occurred after the planes took off from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni in Japan, Marine Corps officials said in a statement 93

1 December, 2018 5:32 PM Cyclone Gaja: Centre Approves Rs 353 Crore As Relief To Tamil Nadu

The Centre has approved the release of Rs 353.70 crore to Tamil Nadu as assistance for the damage caused by Cyclone Gaja last month. At a high-level meeting held Friday, Home Minister Rajnath Singh approved the release of second installment of the central share of State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) amounting to Rs 353.70 crore for the year 2018-19, a Home Ministry 95

21 November, 2018 9:56 AM Rs 29,088 cr indirect tax evasion detected during April-October

The investigation arm of the Finance Ministry has detected tax evasion worth Rs 29,088 crore in 1,835 cases during April-October period of the current financial year, a senior official said on Wednesday. Of this, the Directorate General of GST Intelligence (DGGI), which is enforcement agency for checking indirect tax evasion, has detected evasion of goods 134

31 October, 2018 3:20 PM Cyclone Titli: Centre to provide Rs 229.05 crore as 2nd instalment for Andhra's SDRF

Ministry of Home Affairs on Wednesday approved Rs 229.05 crore for Andhra Pradesh's State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF). Andhra Pradesh's Odisha had faced cyclone Titli this month which caused an approximate loss of Rs 2,200 crores. The fund released by Home Minister Rajnath Singh will help in the relief measures in the cyclone-hit state. This is the second 110

28 October, 2018 3:25 AM 17 Coast Guard Dorniers To Get Advance Technology Upgrade

The Defence Acquisition Council accorded approval for upgrading these aircraft with state-of-the-art technology, spares, Special Maintenance Tools and Special Test Equipment The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) on Saturday approved upgrading 17 Dornier Aircraft of Indian Coast Guard (ICG) at an approximate cost of Rs. 950 crore. "The DAC chaired by Defence 99

10 October, 2018 11:22 AM Cyclone Titli: Train routes and schedules changed in Odisha and Andhra

Odisha and Andra Pradesh are on high alert as high-speed winds and heavy rainfall are expected to lash coastal areas of the two states. As the two states of Odisha and Andhra Pradesh braces for Cyclone Titli, train routes and schedules have been altered for precautionary measures. Train services between Odisha's Khurda Road junction and Andra Pradesh's 133

5 October, 2018 3:05 PM Interpol president reported missing during trip to China

Meng Hongwei was elected president of Interpol in November 2016. His term runs until 2020. The president of Interpol, a former senior Chinese security official, has been reported missing after he travelled to his native country at the end of September, a French judicial official said. Meng Hongwei's wife reported that she had not heard from her 64-year-old 77

14 September, 2018 11:49 AM Coast Guard Vessel 'Vijaya' Commissioned To Watch Over Eastern Coast

The ship is capable of carrying limited pollution response equipment to contain oil spill at sea and equipped with a 30mm gun with fire control system The Indian Coast Guard commissioned the indigenously built patrol vessel 'Vijaya', fitted with advanced navigation and communication equipment, in the city today. The 98-metre ship will be based at Paradip 141