Last Updated: Friday, August 03, 2012, 14:35
Seventy-four base AIS stations have been installed in lighthouses with six regional control and two coastal Control centres, besides one national data centre.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 02, 2012, 20:42
Defence Minister AK Antony on Thursday set a two-month deadline for the maritime security agencies to get security radars along India`s 7,500-km coastline in place.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 29, 2012, 18:25
The ICG has secured the release of 72 Indian fishermen from the custody of PMSA, which had held them in the Arabian Sea off Jakhau coast since Friday.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 29, 2012, 13:57
The fishermen were detained by the Maritime Security Agency during routine patrolling yesterday, a spokesman for the agency said.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 17, 2011, 23:21
India and Pakistan arrest hundreds of fishermen every
year on charges of violating their maritime boundary.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 11, 2010, 14:25
US and Chinese military officials met for "frank" and "candid" talks.
Last Updated: Monday, May 17, 2010, 20:48
Defence Minister AK Antony
Monday embarked on a two-day visit to Oman where the two sides
will discuss maritime security issues, including piracy in the
Gulf of Aden and terrorism.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 25, 2010, 12:51
The Navy is working on a comprehensive Maritime Security Framework to counter all aspects of threats, involving multi-agency coordination and cooperation, according to a top Navy official.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 26, 2009, 20:11
A year after terrorists struck Mumbai via the sea route, United States Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus arrived here Thursday on a four-day visit to India to
discuss cooperation on challenging maritime security issues.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 03, 2009, 20:25
To strengthen security along the
Karnataka coast in the backdrop of last year`s Mumbai attacks,
the government will open a new Coast Guard (CG) station at
Karwar tomorrow and arm it with speed boats to counter terror
Last Updated: Thursday, October 22, 2009, 19:16
Indicating that the government
was positive on having a Maritime Security Adviser (MSA),
Defence Minister A K Antony on Thursday sought a proactive role for
the Navy in maintaining a strong coastal security apparatus.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 29, 2009, 14:14
Pakistan has mooted to India the creation of a joint maritime security agency to prevent sea borne terrorist attacks like the one on Mumbai last year that killed 183 people.
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