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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 70

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 104

19 August, 2018 5:13 AM Watch: Garud commando airlifts baby from rooftop, hands it over to mother in flood-ravaged Kerala

Rescue operations are in full swing in flood-ravaged Kerala. A large number of people, including senior citizens, women and children have been airlifted from isolated buildings. rescue operations are being carried out through army boats, large fishing vessels and makeshift yachts also. Packed houseboats and rafts moving through inundated roads could 59

1 August, 2018 4:27 PM Union Cabinet approves stringent anti-piracy law

The proposed law also contains provisions to protect actions taken by officials in good faith and will supplement efforts of the Navy to contain piracy. The Union Cabinet today approved a bill providing for death penalty or life imprisonment to those involved in piracy at sea, official sources said. They said the proposed anti maritime piracy law is aimed 37

23 June, 2018 6:22 PM Coast Guard saves fishermen in distress

Patrol boat spotted two vessels that had capsized 10 nautical miles from Karaikal In a two-hour operation, a Coast Guard team rescued a fisherman who was seriously injured after his boat capsized in the rough sea off the Karaikal coast. According to sources, Coast Guard ship Rani Durgavati sighted two Indian fishing boats that had capsized 10 nautical 77

16 June, 2018 3:35 PM In Daring Op, Navy Stops Burning Ship From Drifting Towards Bangladesh

New Delhi: In a daring and complex operation, a Sea King 42C helicopter winched down a Marco officer on a merchant vessel on fire to arrest its drift towards the International Maritime Border Line with Bangladesh. MV SSL Kolkata was abandoned by its 22-member crew on June 14 off the Sagar Island at the mouth of the Ganges Delta after the fire engulfed 69

27 May, 2018 3:48 PM India, Pakistan to hold maritime talks today

India and Pakistan are scheduled to hold maritime dialogue this week, a diplomatic source has confirmed. According to the officials, the bilateral talk to be held here on May 28 marks a positive turn in ties and indicates the continuity of existing dialogue. “Rear Admiral Zaka Ur Rehman, Director General of Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA), is scheduled 93

5 April, 2018 4:03 PM CWG 2018: Boxer Manoj Kumar advances to Round of 16 in men's 69kg

Gold Coast (Australia): Star boxer Manoj Kumar advanced to the round of 16 in men`s boxing 69 kilogram category after convincingly thrashing Osita Umeh of Nigeria 5-0 by unanimous verdict at the Commonwealth Games here on Thursday. The 2010 CWG gold medallist dominated from the start, using the technique of keeping his guard down, and kept drawing Umeh towards 60

1 April, 2018 7:35 PM India, Korea Coast Guards to hold joint exercise on April 5

Drill is part of proposed MoU on maritime security The Indian Coast Guard and the Korea Coast Guard will hold a joint exercise off Chennai on April 5. Korean Coast Guard ship Badaro 3011, commanded by Superintendent Oh Taeog, will arrive at the Chennai port on Monday morning ahead of the exercise. The joint exercise, named Sahyog - Hyeoblyeog 2018 is part of a proposed 187

10 March, 2018 1:13 PM Indian Coast Guard helicopter crashes in Raigad in Maharashtra

An Indian Navy Seaking helicopter with a medical team on-board has taken off to provide cover to Indian Coast Guard helicopter. RAIGARH: An Indian Coast Guard helicopter crashed near Murud's Nandgaon in Raigad district on Saturday. There were reportedly four crew members on board when the helicopter crashed. Three crew members were safely evacuated while 66