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Oct 17, 2019
Salt pans save Mumbai from the worst floods but they are, currently, being threatenedAbout 1,800 acres of Mumbai's salt pans maybe used for central govt's scheme to provide low-cost housing.
Sep 26, 2019
How a community radio gives voice to the climate-vulnerable in Tamil NaduAfter Cyclone Gaja wreaked havoc in Tamil Nadu, a community radio station in Nagapattinam district started an initiative called “Voice of the Vulnerable”.
Aug 13, 2019
Mumbai’s fishermen are relieved after the High courts pause the coastal road projectThis project is considered to be the pet project of Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, who launched in 2018.
May 04, 2019
Kutch's coastal ecology steadily trampled, locals' livelihoods threatened by industrial growthPower plants along coastal Kutch are destroying age-old fishing traditions, endangering mangroves, threatening lives and livelihoods, with people who have no hope in political leadership.
Nov 03, 2017
New tool will now tell Disaster management authorities how far tsunami waves will move inland along the coastThis will mark a significant jump from the present forecasting system which can only indicate the Tsunami's time of arrival and wave height.
Dec 12, 2016
Cyclone Vardah: Storm moves further, expected to make landfall near ChennaiChennai and its suburbs continue to receive rains since Sunday night with severe cyclonic storm set to cross close to the coast here on Monday afternoon, said weather department.
May 03, 2016
Mysterious sounds force Sindhudurg administration to step up vigil along coastThe Sindhudurg administration is keeping a strict watch on boats to check any 'blast fishing' in view of the mysterious sounds reported by locals.
Jul 20, 2015
Refugee vessel carrying unknown number of asylum seekers spotted off Australian coastA refugee boat carrying an unknown number of asylum seekers was spotted off the north-west Australian coast on Monday, media reports said.
Jan 07, 2015
Fallout of Gujarat coastguard chase: Mumbai's private yacht parties under scannerSo far, the private boats operating from the Gateway have an affiliation with the Colaba Yacht Club. Now, the government is going to make them compulsorily seek approval from the Maharashtra Maritime Board.
Nov 29, 2014
Three Indian fishermen rescued by Sri Lankan navyAt least three Indian fishermen have been rescued by the Sri Lankan Navy off the northern coast, a top Naval official said today.