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57 fishing boats seized by Pakistan reach Indian waters

As many as 57 Indian fishing boats, which were in custody of Pakistan, have returned to Gujarat after the vessels were released by the maritime authorities of the neighbouring country.

Mar 23, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

233 foreign boats seized, 1686 crew held during 2011-15: Govt

A total of 233 foreign boats were seized and 1,686 foreign crew were apprehended by Indian Coast Guard during the period 2011-15, the Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.

Feb 27, 2015, 19:56 PM IST
Chinese Army entered Indian waters at Pangong Lake

Chinese Army entered Indian waters at Pangong Lake

Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) recently made a two-pronged simultaneous incursion by sending its troops into Indian waters in the Pangong lake as well as five kms deep into Indian territory through the land route in the same area, according to reports.

Nov 02, 2014, 13:48 PM IST

Coast Guard captures 14 Pak fishermen off Gujarat coast

Coast Guard on Wednesday chased a Pakistani fishing boat that had intruded into Indian waters and arrested 14 fishermen on board near Mitha Port off the Gujarat coast.

Oct 16, 2014, 10:55 AM IST

Coast Guard captures six Pak fishermen near Jamnagar coast

Six Pakistani fishermen were caught by the Coast Guard sleuths after their boat intruded into Indian waters near Jamnagar coast in Gujarat on Sunday.

Oct 06, 2014, 00:14 AM IST

Five Sri Lankans held for fishing in Indian waters

Five Sri Lankan fishermen were taken into custody by marine police in Odisha’s Jagatsinghpur district Wednesday for fishing in Indian waters, an official said.

May 01, 2014, 00:47 AM IST

12 detained US ship crew released on bail

Nearly six months after their arrest on charges of entering Indian waters illegally, twelve Indian crew members of a US-based ship were today set free from the prison here following the grant of bail by Madras High Court.

Apr 04, 2014, 18:19 PM IST

China`s request for entering Indian waters turned down

After objections raised by the defence forces, India on Thursday rejected China`s request for permission to allow its four warships to enter Indian maritime zone to search for the missing Malaysian airliner.

Mar 20, 2014, 20:57 PM IST

13 Pakistani fishermen held for trespassing

Thirteen Pakistani fishermen have been arrested for allegedly entering Indian waters illegally, Indian Coast Guard (ICG) officials said here on Saturday.

Mar 15, 2014, 22:23 PM IST

Talks with SL could prevent arrest of TN fishermen: MoS PMO

The talks between fishermen`s representatives of Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka on January 27 be an opportunity to prevent arrest of fishermen from this state and seizure of their boats by the island nation`s naval personnel, Minister of State for PMO V Narayanasamy said on Sunday.

Jan 19, 2014, 16:35 PM IST

82 Lankan fishermen arrested by Coast Guard in last 10 days

Twenty-six Sri Lankan fishermen were arrested over the past two days for allegedly illegally fishing in Indian waters, taking the total of Lankan Nationals arrested in the last ten days to 82.

Dec 05, 2013, 21:08 PM IST

Attacks on TN fishermen not in Indian waters: Official

A top Indian Navy official on Wednesday said there were no incidents of attacks on Tamil Nadu fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy in the country`s waters and asserted that adequate patrolling, including vigil by UAV, was being maintained in the Palk Bay.

Nov 13, 2013, 17:43 PM IST

16 Lankan fishermen arrested for fishing in Indian waters

Sixteen Sri Lankan fishermen were on Friday arrested by Indian Coast Guard off Krishnapatnam coast in Andhra Pradesh for allegedly fishing in Indian waters.

Nov 02, 2013, 00:38 AM IST

India justifies detention of US ship, crew`s arrest

India on Friday justified the detention of a ship owned by an American company and the arrest of its crew, saying the action was taken as the vessel in Indian waters carried arms, ammunition and armed guards without necessary authorisation.

Oct 18, 2013, 19:10 PM IST

Tamil Nadu police defend detention of US ship, crew

Tamil Nadu police on Thursday defended their action of detaining the US ship MV Seaman Guard Ohio asserting there is prima facie case against them for illegally straying into Indian territorial waters.

Oct 17, 2013, 20:07 PM IST

31 assault rifles found on detained US ship

Security forces have seized 31 assault rifles and around 5,000 rounds of ammunition from the ship detained off the coast of Tuticorin coast, from 35 persons on board including four Indian ex Army and Navy personnel.

Oct 14, 2013, 21:24 PM IST

Centre seeks report on detained US ship

Taking a serious view of the suspicious movement of an American ship in Indian waters, the Centre on Monday sought a report from the Tamil Nadu government on the vessel which was detained for carrying arms and buying diesel unauthorisedly.

Oct 14, 2013, 19:14 PM IST

17 Pakistani fishermen held for entering Indian waters

Seventeen Pakistani nationals have been arrested along with their two boats for illegally entering Indian waters near Padala creek in Koteshwar off Kutch in Gujarat, BSF said on Friday.

Jun 28, 2013, 15:50 PM IST

Over 100 Myanmarese detained for crossing into Indian waters

A group of 108 Myanmarese nationals were detained after they illegally boarded a barge coming to Mumbai from the neighbouring country.

Mar 02, 2013, 14:37 PM IST

14 Pak fishermen held off Gujarat coast

Fourteen Pakistani fishermen were
apprehended on Monday for illegally entering Indian territory and
two boats seized near Jakhau coast in Kutch district on Monday,
Indian Coast Guard officials said.

Apr 02, 2012, 20:23 PM IST