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PM renames Shipping Ministry to 'Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways'

'Work is being done so that the country's sea area emerges as an important part of Atmanirbhar Bharat', Modi said

08 Nov 2020 2:51 PM

About 63,000 passengers, crew onboard ships from China not allowed to disembark

Of these 63,000 crew and passengers onboard these ships, 56,000 reached the major ports

03 May 2020 2:38 PM

Cargo traffic at major ports rises 5 per cent in April-September

The highest growth of 19.66 per cent was registered by Kamarajar Port.

11 Oct 2018 4:17 PM

DoT awaits clarification on In-flight connectivity from shipping ministry

In-flight connectivity norms will also cover maritime transport.

16 Sep 2018 4:50 PM

Port workers' 10.6 pc wage hike to cost govt Rs 560 crore per year

This is the first time that the negotiations have happened in a cordial way.

30 Aug 2018 2:04 PM


No question of closure of Dredging Corporation of India, says Gadkari

Three major ports including Visakhapatnam Port plan to pick up government stake in the company.

13 Jul 2018 4:40 PM

Air India may sell iconic Nariman Point property to shipping ministry

A plan is under way to sell the 23-storey prime property to raise funds for the cash-strapped airline.

25 Jun 2018 1:00 PM

IOC gets govt nod to buy US crude oil, continues to look at cheaper options

Shipping ministry has allowed India's largest oil firm to import one cargo of crude oil from US every month.

10 Aug 2017 2:31 PM

Keep cruise tourism out of GST, shipping min asks GST Council

To promote cruise tourism, an action plan is also on anvil that will bring India at par with international standards.

09 Jul 2017 5:19 PM