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India better prepared, more organised 10 yrs after 26/11 attack: Navy chief

'We now have multi-layered security architecture for coastal security including Coast guard and Navy,' Lanba said,

26 Nov 2018 8:53 AM

No cheap liquor for overweight coast guard personnel, says Commander

An official noted that alcohol has been observed to be major factor behind obesity and the decision was taken to tackle the problem.

09 Sep 2018 8:10 AM

2 Indian military choppers, support staff likely to stay back in Maldives

After several rounds of talks, there has been indication from Maldives about its willingness to keep helicopters along with crew and staff.

27 Aug 2018 11:39 AM

ICG recovers 5 more fishermen’s bodies from the Bay of Bengal

The bodies were lying trapped inside the fishing boat Joykrishna. The boat which was sighted as capsized around south of Dalhousie Islands.

22 Jul 2018 6:07 AM

Bodies of 8 missing fishermen recovered

Six bodies were recovered on Thursday, while two were found on Wednesday, he added.

20 Jul 2018 6:49 AM


MV SSL Kolkata develops crack around the middle

The crack has caused the entry of water to the ship leading to a tilt on its right.

28 Jun 2018 6:01 AM

Ship salvage firm sourcing equipment for oil removal

Fishing trawlers are kept stand-by at Farzerganj to assist salvage team in salvage operations.

23 Jun 2018 7:13 AM

Container ship catches fire, 22 mariners rescued

MV SSL Kolkata was on its way to Kolkata from Krishnapatnam.

15 Jun 2018 6:08 AM

Coast Guard to up strength for secure Bay of Bengal

2 copters are going to be based at Kolkata airport for ICG.

07 Jun 2018 2:45 AM

Massive tree plantation drive by CG in Bengal

The saplings were sourced from the social forestry department of Kerala government.

06 Jun 2018 7:07 AM


Terrorists may strike from sea: Goa on alert after intelligence input

The alert is also for Mumbai and Gujarat and vessels and concerned agencies have been duly informed.

07 Apr 2018 9:04 AM

GRSE contract for Navy's 4 survey vessels to be signed by middle of 2018

The first ship has to be delivered in 36 months' time from the date of signing the contract.

01 Apr 2018 11:58 AM

'Kidnapped' Dubai Princess returns safely to UAE with India's help

Latifa, along with her friend, were taken hostage in March by four unidentified men in international waters next to India's western coast.

30 Mar 2018 11:45 AM

Container ship with 13 Indians onboard catches fire in Arabian Sea; 4 missing

Merchant Ship MV Als Cicero reached Maersk Honam at about 11.25 pm and rescued 23 crew members.

07 Mar 2018 1:23 PM

Twice in 2 months, coast guard captures 7 Pak fishermen off Gujarat coast

The boat was intercepted and brought ashore for investigation along with the seven crew members.

13 Feb 2018 5:24 PM


Despite sour military ties, ICG rescues sick Chinese sailor in Bay of Bengal

The ill mariner was given first-aid by the ICG medical team on board the merchant vessel.

04 Feb 2018 9:11 PM

ONGC chopper crash: 6 bodies found, high level probe to determine reason

Bodies of ONGC officials P N Srinivasan, R Saravanan, Jose Antony, Pankaj Garg and one of the pilots Capt R Ohatkar, have been identified.

14 Jan 2018 9:23 PM

2 among 5 ONGC officers killed in chopper crash off Mumbai coast

The chopper, Dauphin N3, bearing registration number VT-PWA, took off from Juhu at 10.25 am, with 5 ONGC employees and 2 pilots on board.

13 Jan 2018 9:34 PM

Cyclone brings unseasonal rains to Mumbai

Coast Guard has informed all vessels, merchant navy ships and small fishing boats not to sail as a precautionary measure.

05 Dec 2017 1:49 AM

B'desh Coast Guard seeks support from India for operation of hovercrafts

The BCG does not have any hovercraft, which is used for amphibious operation. 

28 Aug 2017 8:40 PM