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Greece bans footage of shipwreck in which 12 migrants died

Last Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 02:30

Greek authorities Friday said they have banned a TV station from showing footage of a boat that was shipwrecked while being towed by the coastguard, killing up to 12 migrants.

Indian Coast Guard arrests 25 Sri Lankan fishermen

Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 12:56

Indian Coast Guard has arrested 25 Sri Lankan fishermen on charges of trespassing and illegal fishing in Indian waters, official sources said on Monday.

17 Pakistani fishermen arrested off Gujarat`s Jakhau coast

Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 23:32

17 Pakistani fishermen were arrested and 2 boats seized off Jakhau coast for illegally crossing International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) entering Indian waters, officer of Indian Coast Guard said.

Judicial remand of US ship crew extended till Feb 14

Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 23:59

A local court on Friday extended till February 14 the remand of the 35 crew members of a private US ship, who were arrested on charges of carrying weapons illegally and straying into Indian waters.

`Small fishing boats still pose threat to coastal security`

Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 18:53

Not ruling out the possibility of another 26/11-type attack, Coast Guard on Friday said small fishing boats were still a "threat" to the country`s coastal security.

Indian Coast Guard launches coastal security awareness drive

Last Updated: Friday, January 24, 2014, 00:20

The Indian Coast Guard launched a coastal security awareness and medical campaign to commemorate its raising day.

UN urges Greece to investigate migrant drownings

Last Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2014, 01:32

The UN refugee agency has urged Greece to investigate the deaths of at least two migrants including a child in the Aegean Sea after allegations that the coastguard shares blame in the tragedy.

Coast Guard commissions advanced patrol vessel Abhinav

Last Updated: Thursday, January 16, 2014, 14:26

The Indian Coast Guard commissioned a new Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV), ICGS Abhinav, the third in a series of 20 such vessels being built by the yard, in Kochi, Kerala, in a bid to face the emerging security challenges in the maritime domain.

India, Sri Lanka to release fishermen today

Last Updated: Thursday, January 16, 2014, 12:58

The Indian Coast Guard will undertake a simultaneous repatriation of Indian and Sri Lankan fishermen along the Indo-Sri Lankan International Maritime Boundary line.

Search for missing sailor called off: Coast Guard

Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 03:57

The Coast Guard says rescuers have called off the search for a sailor who has been missing since a Navy helicopter with five crew members aboard crashed in the ocean off the Virginia coast.

One dead in US Navy helicopter crash

Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 13:50

One crewman died in a hospital and another was missing after a US Navy helicopter crashed Wednesday off the coast in the US state of Virginia.

Coast Guard rescues cargo ship in Lakshadweep

Last Updated: Monday, January 06, 2014, 22:21

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) on Monday rescued a cargo vessel, with six persons on board, which had lost communication while on its way to Minicoy in Lakshadweep.