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India asks Iran to free Indians on seized ship

The MSC Aries, owned by Zodiac Maritime, was seized close to the Strait of Hormuz, a critical maritime chokepoint

14 Apr 2024 1:11 AM

Iran accidentally strikes its own ship, 19 sailors dead

The incident comes amid months of heightened tensions between Iran and US since Trump unilaterally withdrew from Tehran’s nuclear deal

11 May 2020 3:28 PM

Trump pulls back military strikes on Iran after initial approval

Washington has labelled the move an 'unprovoked attack', claiming that the drone was flying over international waters when attacked.

21 Jun 2019 9:13 PM

Amid tensions with Iran, US to deploy 1000 additional troops to Middle East

Tensions between Iran and the US have simmered since June 13 when two oil tankers were attacked near the Strait of Hormuz.

18 Jun 2019 6:01 PM

Saudi Crown Prince blames Iran of attacking tankers in Gulf of Oman

The incident has simmered the tensions in the Persian Gulf region.

16 Jun 2019 2:42 PM


World oil prices surge after suspected attacks on two tankers in Gulf of Oman

The advance marked a reversal from a sharp fall on Wednesday following a bearish US oil inventory report.

14 Jun 2019 2:03 PM

Indian oil tanker suffers explosion off Oman, 3 crew missing

The company did not identify the nationalities of the missing.

15 Aug 2018 3:18 PM

It is for Iran to choose partners, says India

We continue to work with Iran on the full and effective operationalisation of the Chabahar Port,” the MEA added.

16 Mar 2018 2:02 AM

Iran’s Chabahar Port, built by India, is to rival Pak's Gwadar

The USD 340 million project was constructed by a Revolutionary Guard-affiliated company, Khatam al-Anbia.

03 Dec 2017 9:28 PM