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Tuesday, Aug 11, 2020

Coast guard

May 15, 2020 21:53
Coast Guard Director General Krishnaswamy Natarajan said the commissioning of the vessels proved that despite the hurdles posed by the Covid-19 pandemic, the maritime organisation was moving ahead. read more
May 15, 2020 13:02
Sachet has been designed and built by Goa Shipyard Ltd (GSL) and is fitted with state-of-the-art navigation and communication equipment, sensor and machinery. read more
Mar 07, 2020 22:54
The annual exercise, which this year focussed on the harmonization of the aeronautical and maritime rescue led the coast guard to devise a simulated situation in which an aircraft was forced to pitch into the sea and the passengers needed to be rescued. read more
Jan 25, 2020 23:04
A journey through some new restaurants confirms my view that it’s hard to get good European food in India while pan-Asian rules the standalone sector read more
Dec 05, 2019 06:57
A distress call was received on December 3 and seven Merchant Vessels transiting through the area responded to the Coast Guard Maritime Rescue Centre and were requested to provide assistance to the distressed fishing boats in the vicinity till the arrival of ICG ships in the area, a statement said. read more
Nov 10, 2019 06:46
Up to 1.8 million were expected to be evacuated by Saturday evening ahead of Cyclone Bulbul, said Enamur Rahman, Bangladesh’s junior disaster management minister. More than 5,000 shelters had been prepared by Saturday morning. read more
Oct 25, 2019 01:42
The Coast Guard said efforts were on to secure the ship to tug boats and tow it back to port. read more
Sep 29, 2019 17:37
The first incident happened in Rajkot, where a car with four people on board was swept away by a strong water current in the inundated causeway over Fofal river. read more
Sep 13, 2019 12:33
Five crew members, including the captain, were asleep on the vessel’s second deck and survived. The sixth, a 26-year-old deckhand named Allie Kurtz, was sleeping below and perished with the boat’s 33 passengers. read more
Jul 30, 2019 13:39
ICGS Rajdoot has been tasked to patrol off the old Mangalore Port and maintaining a sharp lookout very close to harbour mouth, while ICGS Savitribai Phule has been kept on standby. read more
Jun 13, 2019 20:10
Director General of Coast Guard, Himanshu Nautiyal, said the rescue was successful despite choppy and windy conditions. read more
May 28, 2019 22:40
Last week, intelligence agencies had alerted the state that at least 15 IS militants had set off from the Sri Lankan coast in a fishing vessel and were reportedly heading either towards Kerala or Lakshadweep. read more
May 27, 2019 10:42
In a recently issued order, the ministries of defence and external affairs said the friendly countries can buy defence equipments like Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV) manufactured in India at the same price as Indian armed forces have bought them for. read more
May 21, 2019 16:40
The fleet of ships and aircraft were on the lookout for a Pakistani boat suspected to be carrying narcotics. Intelligence pointed to a Pakistani boat would sneak into Indian waters to land the contraband. read more
Apr 29, 2019 14:37
The NDRF and the Indian Coast Guard have been put on high alert and placed at the disposal of the state governments concerned. read more