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Daily Bulletin: IMD predicts heavy rain in parts of Kerala; Tanushree Dutta files police complaint ; Kavanaugh sworn-in to US Supreme Court; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: IMD predicts heavy rain in parts of Kerala; Tanushree Dutta files police complaint ; Kavanaugh sworn-in to US Supreme Court; day's top stories

IMD predicts heavy rain and thunderstorm in parts of Kerala, Tanushree Dutta files police complaint against Nana Patekar; other top stories of the day

Commander Abhilash Tomy brought to Visakhapatnam from Amsterdam, admitted to hospital for observation
India

Commander Abhilash Tomy brought to Visakhapatnam from Amsterdam, admitted to hospital for observation

Abhilash Tomy was participating in the Golden Globe Race 2018 (GGR) representing India in the historic around the world race without modern navigation aids.

In 48th Mann Ki Baat, Narendra Modi lauds armed forces, says soldiers will give befitting reply to those who disrupt peace
India

In 48th Mann Ki Baat, Narendra Modi lauds armed forces, says soldiers will give befitting reply to those who disrupt peace

Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed the nation on the 48th edition of his 'Mann Ki Baat' radio programme and lauded the valour of the armed forces.

Indian Navy officer Abhilash Tomy transferred to Amsterdam hospital for medical evaluation, treatment
India

Indian Navy officer Abhilash Tomy transferred to Amsterdam hospital for medical evaluation, treatment

French fisheries vessel Osiris, which rescued Commander Abhilash Tomy, reached off Amsterdam isle by 9.30 am and the sailor was subsequently transferred to the hospital.

How Osiris, the 'God of afterlife', gave a new lease of life to navy commander Abhilash Tomy
India

How Osiris, the 'God of afterlife', gave a new lease of life to navy commander Abhilash Tomy

"Osiris" was once a fishing boat from Seychelles, an island country located to the east of Africa which was seized by the French Navy in 2003 and turned into a patrol boat for France.

Notes from a meeting with Abhilash Tomy before he set sail on his ill-fated Golden Globe race
India

Notes from a meeting with Abhilash Tomy before he set sail on his ill-fated Golden Globe race

I realised Abhilash Tomy’s inner philosopher emerges when he talks about mental and emotional strength, more than his obvious physical strength and training.

Rescued Indian sailor Abhilash Tomy had said Golden Globe Race would be 'adventure in its rawest form'
India

Rescued Indian sailor Abhilash Tomy had said Golden Globe Race would be 'adventure in its rawest form'

Before setting sail, Abhilash Tomy said, "The primary concern is the magnitude of the sea which makes even the largest ship look no bigger than a matchstick.

Abhilash Tomy rescued from Southern Indian Ocean after 3 days: He's conscious and doing okay, tweets Nirmala Sitharaman
India

Abhilash Tomy rescued from Southern Indian Ocean after 3 days: He's conscious and doing okay, tweets Nirmala Sitharaman

Abhilash Tomy had serious back injury after the main mast of his boat, Thuriya, was ripped off in a storm in the Indian Ocean.

French ship rescues Abhilash Tomy from South Indian Ocean: All you need to know about Indian Navy Commander
India

French ship rescues Abhilash Tomy from South Indian Ocean: All you need to know about Indian Navy Commander

After a multinational effort, stranded and injured Indian sailor Abhilash Tomy, whose yacht was incapacitated in the South Indian Ocean for three days, was rescued on Monday, the Indian Navy confirmed.

Injured navy officer Abhilash Tomy rescued latest updates: Indian Navy assures that commander is conscious and in 'safe hands'
India

Injured navy officer Abhilash Tomy rescued latest updates: Indian Navy assures that commander is conscious and in 'safe hands'

Injured navy officer Abhilash Tomy rescued latest updates: "They have Tomy on board and he is conscious and talking. FANTASTIC NEWS. WELL DONE ALL INVOLVED!" the GGR 2018 official Twitter handle tweeted. Indian Navy Spokesperson Captain DK Sharma confirmed Tomy's rescue and assured that he was in safe hands.

Indian Navy aircraft finds yacht of injured naval officer Abhilash Tomy 'rolling excessively' in southern Indian Ocean
India

Indian Navy aircraft finds yacht of injured naval officer Abhilash Tomy 'rolling excessively' in southern Indian Ocean

An Indian Navy aircraft has located the vessel of Indian Naval officer Abhilash Tomy, who was badly injured while participating in the Golden Globe Race, "rolling excessively" in the South Indian Ocean

Indian Navy making 'all efforts' to rescue stranded sailor Abhilash Tomy; commander injured after storm hits vessel in Indian Ocean
India

Indian Navy making 'all efforts' to rescue stranded sailor Abhilash Tomy; commander injured after storm hits vessel in Indian Ocean

Indian Navy on Saturday said all efforts were being made to rescue its officer, Abhilash Tomy, who has been injured after his vessel was hit by a vicious storm mid-way across the south Indian Ocean while taking part in the Golden Globe Race.

Sanitation heroes to adventurers: our TEDxGateway Mumbai picks
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Sanitation heroes to adventurers: our TEDxGateway Mumbai picks

Ahead of Mumbai's TEDxGateway talk this past weekend, Firstpost caught up with Lt. Cdr. Abhilash Tomy, Popatrao Pawar and Krithi Karanth - three of speakers scheduled to share their inspiring and thoughtful ideas and experiences.

Meet Abhilash Tomy, the first Indian to complete solo circumnavigation
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Meet Abhilash Tomy, the first Indian to complete solo circumnavigation

Lt Cdr of Indian Navy Abhilash Tomy became the first Indian, second Asian and 79th sailor globally to circumnavigate the globe, solo and non-stop on 31 March, 2013. Here's the story of his 150 day voyage.