China using 'coercive tactics' in maritime claims: Pentagon

Last year for instance, China deployed coast guard and PLA Navy ships in the South China Sea to maintain a "near-continuous" presence there.

84 migrants still missing after boat sinks off Libya: IOM

Twenty-six people were rescued from the boat which sank on Friday, and were questioned overnight.

One Sri Lankan nabbed, hunt on for other in TN

The 'Q' branch police today arrested one of the two persons who came from Sri Lanka in a registered boat and jumped off their vessel and escaped after they saw the Coast Guard officials off Dhanushkodi near here.

Rajendra Singh first non-navy officer to head Coast Guard

Rajendra Singh, an officer from the Coast Guard cadre, has been named to head the force, the first time an officer who is not from the Indian Navy has been elevated to the position.

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Coast Guard to induct 38 more aircraft by 2020

 To boost its surveillance and search and rescue capabilities, the Indian Coast Guard has proposed to induct 38 more aircraft and helicopters into its fleet by 2020.

Murud beach tragedy: Body of one more student recovered

The body of a student, who drowned along with 13 of his colleagues out on a picnic, was today recovered from the Arabian Sea off Murud beach in Raigad district.

13 college students from Pune, in Raigad for picnic, drown at Murud beach​

13 college students from Pune, in Raigad for picnic, drown at Murud beach​

The rescue operation is being carried out by the Coast Guard, police and locals.

Coast Guard has lived up to its motto: President

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday extended his greetings to all ranks of the Indian Coast Guard on the force's 39th anniversary, commending them for living up to its motto "We Protect".

China's patrol ships enter Japan's territorial waters, spotted by coast guard officials

Two Chinese patrol ships entered Japan's territorial waters off the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea, the media reported.

'Pak terror boat': Coast Guard DIG BK Loshali dismissed, found guilty of all charges

'Pak terror boat': Coast Guard DIG BK Loshali dismissed, found guilty of all charges

Coast Guard DIG BK Loshali was dismissed from services after the Board of Inquiry found him guilty of all the charges on Saturday

Coast Guard repatriates 34 Lankan fishermen

As part of the repatriation process, Indian Coast Guard Ship Rajkamal brought the Lankan fishermen to Karaikal port today and handed them over to Sri Lankan authorities at the IMBL.

Largest Coast Guard offshore patrol vessel commissioned

Backing the Coast Guard's efforts at modernisation, Manohar Parrikar referred to the force earlier this year intercepting a vessel off the Gujarat coast.

Coast Guard's fresh advisory on fishermen straying into Pak waters

Indian Coast Guard has issued a fresh advisory to the Gujarat government asking it to warn them not to stray into the "no-fishing" zone.

Coast Guard ending search for sunken cargo ship's crew

The Coast Guard plans to end its search at sunset for 33 missing crew members from a US cargo ship that sank last week during Hurricane Joaquin, officials announced Wednesday afternoon.

Hijack suspected as Malaysian cargo ship goes missing

Malaysian authorities were Thursday searching for a cargo ship that has been missing for a week and is feared hijacked in the piracy-prone South China Sea, a coast guard official said.

Kochi boat tragedy toll rises to 10

The toll in the Wednesday's boat tragedy here has risen to ten with the recovery of two more bodies from the backwaters while the state witnessed another mishap on Friday when two houseboats caught fire in Alapuzha district.

At least 30 die as boat with 200 migrants sinks off Libya: Coast guard

At least 30 people died Thursday when a boat carrying around 200 migrants bound for Europe sank in the Mediterranean off the coast of Libya, the country`s coast guard said.

Fort Kochi boat tragedy toll touches eight

With the recovery of two more bodies today, the death toll in Fort Kochi's boat tragedy rose to eight, police said.

New commander for Mangaluru Coast Guard

 Deputy inspector general KR Suresh has taken over charge as the new commander of number 3 Coast Guard District (Karnataka) at Panambur here, a release from the Coast Guard headquarters said on Friday.