Joint team to probe Iranian dhow's presence in Kerala coast

A Joint Investigation team by central and state agencies will commence a probe from Tuesday on the seizure of a suspicious foreign dhow with 12 Iranian crew members intercepted off the Kerala coast.

Coast Guard commissions 3rd IPV 'Rani Durgavati' at Vizag

Indian Coast Guard on Monday commissioned 'ICGS Rani Durgavati', the 3rd Inshore Patrol Vessel (IPV) of its kind, at the Coast Guard district headquarters here.

Suspicious foreign dhow intercepted off Kerala coast

A suspicious foreign fishing 'dhow', seen off the Alapuzha coast, was intercepted by the Coast Guard and brought to Vizhinjam here on Sunday.

Philippine ferry may have been overloaded, death toll rises to 61

 The death toll from a ferry that capsized in the central Philippines has risen to 61, the coast guard said Sunday, indicating that the vessel was overloaded.

Chinese trawler takes shelter at Gujarat coast: Coast Guard IG

A Chinese fishing trawler on its route to Iran took "shelter" at Diu coast near Gujarat today, since the sea was not friendly for sailing, an Indian Coast Guard official said here on Thursday.

Italian coast guard: 2,900 saved in several sea rescues

Italian coast guard ships and vessels from a multi-nation naval mission and humanitarian organizations rescued at least 2,900 migrants today from 21 boats launched by smugglers from Libyan shores, authorities said.

Families of missing CG crew search mangrove forests

The families of the crew of a Coast Guard Dornier aircraft which went missing on June 8 have ventured into the mangrove forests of Pichavaram in Cuddalore District in Tamil Nadu on board a vessel, searching for their dear ones.

30 hurt in cruise ship crashes at upstate NY seaway lock

 Authorities say 30 people aboard a cruise ship have been injured when the vessel crashed into a wall while entering a lock in upstate New York.

Fate of CG plane crew remains unknown, search stepped up

The fate of three crew members onboard Coast Guard's Dornier aircraft that went missing on Monday remained unknown on Wednesday even as Navy deployed a submarine as part of massive search operations off Tamil Nadu coast.

No trace of Coast Guard aircraft, search intensified

With no signs of wreckage of the Indian Coast Guard`s aircraft that went missing on Monday night and no signals from the plane or from the crew`s cellphones, the search for the aircraft has been intensified, the Coast Guard said.

Coast Guard undertakes massive search operation for missing aircraft

Coast Guard assisted by Navy has undertaken a massive search operation after its Dornier surveillance aircraft with three personnel on board went missing last night off the coast of Chennai.

Coast Guard's Dornier aircraft with 'highly experienced crew' goes missing, search op underway
Coast Guard's Dornier aircraft with 'highly experienced crew' goes missing, search op underway

A Dornier aircraft of the Indian Coast Guard with three personnel onboard went missing late Monday night, hours after it took off from Chennai.

Taiwan coast guard launches new ships as South China Sea tensions rise

Taiwan`s coast guard on Saturday commissioned its biggest ships for duty in the form of two 3,000-ton patrol vessels, as the island boosts defences amid concerns about China`s growing footprint in the disputed South China Sea.

Fire on-board supply vessel off Mumbai coast, crew rescued

Twenty-four out of total 33 crew members on board an ONGC supply vessel at the Bombay High off the Mumbai coast were rescued after a major blaze broke out in its engine room on Sunday.

Turkish coast guard rescues 192 migrants near Greece

Turkish coast guards rescued 192 migrants from Syria, Afghanistan and Myanmar deserted on an island en route to Greece in the Aegean Sea, Turkish BGN news reported on Thursday.

Locate Indian naval vessel missing since December 2014: AIADMK

The issue of disappearance of a naval vessel with eight crew members, sailing from Andaman islands to Car Nicobar in December last was raised on Thursday in Rajya Sabha by an AIADMK member who sought government's intervention to find it.

Two-day exercise held for safeguarding coasts

A two-day exercise for defending the coasts of Kerala, Lakshadweep, Minicoy Islands and Mahe from infiltrators was held here in which all agencies such as the Indian Navy, the Coast Guard, Coastal Police participated.

New offshore patrol vessel built for Coast Guard launched

A 105-metre new generation Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV), to help increase the Coast Guard's requirements for policing of the vast Indian Exclusive Economic Zone, was launched by the Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) on Friday.

Coast Guard rules out reports of another Pak boat

Coast Guard on Wednesday clarified that there was only one Pakistani boat, which is already seized along with 8 crew while ferrying narcotics in international waters off Gujarat coast, and said the other boat spotted along with it could be from India for receiving the illicit consignment.

Pakistani boat with drugs, satellite phones intercepted off Porbandar coast

In a joint operation, the Indian Navy and the Coastguard intercepted a Pakistani vessel with eight suspected smugglers off the coast of Porbandar on Monday.