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23 aboard sinking barge off Karnataka coast rescued

All 23 workers still stranded on a flooded barge in the Arabian Sea off Ullal in Karnataka were rescued by the Coast Guard on Sunday.

4 rescued, 23 stuck on barge in Karnataka

4 rescued, 23 stuck on barge in Karnataka

A Coast Guard ship rescued four of the 27 workers on Barge Ibis, while 23 of them were still stranded when rescue operation was called off due to inclement weather.
 

100 Indian fishermen detained by Pakistani authorities

100 Indian fishermen detained by Pakistani authorities

Pakistan has arrested at least 100 Indian fishermen for illegally fishing in its waters, officials said on Sunday.

Pakistan apprehends around 70 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast; third case this year

Pakistan apprehends around 70 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast; third case this year

The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency today seized 10 to 12 boats with around seventy fishermen on board in the Arabian sea off the Gujarat coast, a fishermen's association said.

PM Narendra Modi lauds 'warrior' Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on birth anniversary

PM Narendra Modi lauds 'warrior' Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on birth anniversary

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on his birth anniversary on Sunday expressing his gratitude to the Maratha warrior for having taken birth here.

Navy downplays concerns of international naval exercise by Pakistan

The navy today downplayed apprehensions over an international naval exercise being organised by Pakistan in the Arabian Sea this week, terming it as a "normal maritime activity" every nation was entitled to.

218 fishermen freed from Pakistani prison arrive in India

Pakistan and India frequently arrest each others' fishermen for violating the territorial boundary.

Pakistan to release 218 Indian fishermen

Pakistan began releasing 218 Indian fishermen on Thursday, police said, the second such gesture in a month that could begin to ease tension between the neighbours.

PM Modi lays foundation stone for Rs. 3,600 crore Shivaji Memorial

PM Modi lays foundation stone for Rs. 3,600 crore Shivaji Memorial

The Maharashtra Government will fund the entire project of Rs. 3,600 crore and has already set aside Rs. 2,300 crore for the first phase of construction.

PM to lay foundation stone of Chhatrapati Shivaji memorial: Fadnavis

The Chhatrapati Shivaji memorial project will be taken up in two phases and an approximately Rs 2,300 crores will be spent in the first phase.

Well-marked low pressure moves to Karnataka, Kerala: MeT dept

Chennai: A day after it weakened into a well-marked low pressure, Cyclone Vardah has further moved and is now lying over South-East Arabian Sea and adjoining coastal Karnataka and Kerala, the Regional Meteorological Centre said.

Indian Navy concludes 'Paschim Leher' exercise

The Western Naval Command of the Indian Navy has concluded a major operational exercise, conducted in the Arabian Sea.

China confirms deal for eight attack submarines with Pakistan; may be deployed in Arabian Sea

China confirms deal for eight attack submarines with Pakistan; may be deployed in Arabian Sea

China had on October 17, staunchly defended its all-weather ally saying that was against linking any country or religion with terror and had asked the world to acknowledge Pakistan's "great sacrifices".

Pakistan PM wants completion of CPEC projects in time

India has raised objections to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project as it passes through the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

Mahad bridge collapse: Wreckage of second bus found

Mahad bridge collapse: Wreckage of second bus found

On Thursday, wreckage of Rajapur-Borivali MSRTC bus was retrieved approximately 170 and 200 meters from the collapsed bridge.

Indian Navy's all-women crew yacht to reach Mauritius today

INSV Mhadei, commanded by Lt Cdr Vartika Joshi, set sail for Mauritius on May 24 on a training voyage for the all-women's team.

Pakistan is raising a security force to protect Chinese nationals

Pakistan is raising a security force to protect Chinese nationals

The CPEC would provide China access to the Arabian Sea through Pakistan.

US Navy seizes Iranian weapons bound for Yemen rebels

US naval forces in the Arabian Sea seized a shipment of weapons that the United States believes was sent from Iran and was bound for Huthi rebels in Yemen, the Navy said.

Pakistan arrests 59 Indian fishermen

The fresh arrest of Indian fishermen came days after the two countries released imprisoned fishermen.