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Oct 07, 2018
Cyclonic storm predicted; heavy rains likely in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Lakshadweep; fishermen advised not to venture into seaThe forecast comes after the Kerala Meteorological Department withdrew the red alert issued on Saturday for Idukki and Malappuram districts of the state.
Aug 30, 2018
Pinarayi Vijayan lauds Kerala's fishermen for rescue efforts; thanks defence personnel, disaster response teams and volunteersPinarayi Vijayan honoured the fishermen of Kerala who rescued 65,000 flood victims with pondas (shawls) and certificates of appreciation. The chief minister also thanked the armed forces, disaster response teams and hundreds of volunteers who joined in the rescue efforts during the floods.
Aug 10, 2018
Securing India's maritime border: Government contemplating giving greater powers to statesThe government is mulling an idea to bring seaside revenue villages under coastal police stations and extending their jurisdiction up to 200 nautical miles in order to strengthen the country's maritime borders
Jul 22, 2018
Fishing trawler capsizes in Bay of Bengal; Indian Coast Guard recovers 14 bodies, 4 fishermen reported missingIndian Coast Guard recovered the bodies of 14 fishermen who drowned after their boat capsized in Bay of Bengal. Four more are reported to be missing
May 18, 2018
Refuelling barge for Indian Navy warship INS Vikramaditya launched; ship to deliver fuel to aircraft mid-seaA 1,000 tonne barge, specially designed for carrying fuel mid-sea to the Indian Navy's flagship aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, was launched on Thursday.
Apr 07, 2018
Goa issues alert after intelligence inputs say terrorists might arrive in India via sea routeGoa issued an alert to all the vessels and casinos operating off the state's coast following an intelligence input about possible arrival of terrorists on board a fishing trawler.
Mar 10, 2018
Coast Guard helicopter crash lands in Maharashtra's Raigad district; four rescued, one officer injuredAn Indian Coast Guard helicopter on a routine patrol crash landed in Raigad district of Maharashtra this afternoon, injuring a woman pilot
Feb 13, 2018
Indian Coast Guard arrests seven Pakistani fisherman off Gujarat coast, seize boat from Kutch creekThe Indian Coast Guard on Tuesday apprehended seven Pakistani fishermen and seized their boat for venturing into Indian waters off Gujarat coast
Jan 18, 2018
Fire engulfs oil tanker MT Genessa off Gujarat's Kandla port; Coast Guard rescues 26 crew membersNo oil spill has been reported from the diesel-laden merchant navy tanker that caught fire on Wednesday off the Gujarat coast
Jan 13, 2018
Nitin Gadkari's response to Indian Navy's demand for land is unfortunate, conveys minister prefers seaplanes over securityThe Indian Navy requested Nitin Gadkari for accommodation in South Mumbai because armed personnel should be able to easily access their installations round the clock, and not because they wan to live in posh areas