The Madras High Court on Friday directed the Tamil Nadu government to constitute a special police team led by a deputy superintendent of police
Stepping up cooperation between the two coast guards, India on Tuesday handed over an off-shore patrol vessel, Varuna, to Sri Lanka, the Indian maritime security agency said.
HAL said it has signed a Rs 6,100 crore contract for supply of 41 to the Indian Army and one to the Indian Navy.
Parts of the Saurashtra-Kutch region of Gujarat have received heavy rains since last evening, with the India Meteorological Department warning fishermen not to venture into the sea.
The Indian Coast Guard has rescued eight fishermen on board a boat which was adrift about 16 nautical miles off the coast of Kochi, Defence sources said on Tuesday
The Rs 31, 748 Crore plan aims to make the Coast Guard a 175-ship and 110-aircraft strong force by 2022
Seventy-seven Tamil Nadu fishermen, arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy in separate incidents this year on charges of poaching, arrived at the Karaikal port
A court on Wednesday convicted 15 Somali pirates who had hijacked a fishing boat and taken 22 Thai and Myanmarese nationals hostage in 2011.
A joint exercise by the coast guards of India and Bangladesh to increase synergy and coordination between the two forces commenced on Tuesday at the regional headquarter (North-East) of Coast Guard in Kolkata.
An Indian Coast Guard team rescued four ailing crew members early on Sunday from an offshore casino vessel anchored in the Aguada bay off Panaji after the vessel, drifting in choppy waters, hit a sandbar.
The Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS), Hyderabad, has developed a mobile app to save lives and property at sea.
Mumbai was put on high alert after the Coast Guard sent a fax to the Mumbai Police about suspected terrorists who may try to get inside the city by sea.
Over 100 Indian fishermen were allegedly apprehended and around 18 of their boats seized by Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) off Jakhau coast in Gujarat's Kutch district.
A month after the Chennai oil spill at Ennore port, a report of The Indian Coast Guard shows that the amount of oil spilt might be over 150 tonnes instead of the two tonnes that was claimed by authorities initially.
The health hazards of the Chennai oil spill and the ecological damage sustained by the nearly 20 tons of fuel spilled on the Ennore shoreline are monumental
Chennai oil spill: As cleaning proceeds without plan, concerns raised on removal of ships, operational costs
While the damage to the environment due to the oil spill near Kamarajar port in Chennai is a concern, an equally pressing issue is how exactly will the Ministry of Shipping proceed with the removal of these vessels and who will foot the massive clean-up bill for these operations.
Chennai oil spill: Sludge-cleaning efforts move at snail's pace as state depts pass buck to each other
With the involvement of a multitude of departments, cleaning the oil spill in Chennai has turned into a case of too many cooks spoiling the broth as they pass buck to each other
The Indian Navy, Coast Guard and NDRF are all geared up to undertake relief and rescue operations as cyclone Vardah made a landfall near Chennai in Tamil Nadu, official sources said on Monday.
Andaman: Situation at Havelock Island normal now; LG Mukhi tells hotels not to charge tourists for stay, food
The Indian Navy has rescued 17 people in the first shuttle. The Indian Coast Guard is also continuing its rescue efforts.
The Indian Coast Guard has reportedly devised an elaborate plan to conduct search and rescue operations in the event of an aircraft ditching in the sea.