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Photos: INSV Tarini, with all-woman Navy crew, returns to Goa after circumnavigating globe

An all-woman crew commanding the INSV Tarini returned to Goa on May 21, 2018, after successfully circumnavigating the globe in a 55-foot sailboat in more than eight months, the first-ever Indian expedition steered by women sailors.

May 22, 2018, 00:13 AM IST
INSV Tarini, with Navy's all-women crew, arrives in Goa after circumnavigating the globe

INSV Tarini, with Navy's all-women crew, arrives in Goa after circumnavigating the globe

INSV Tarini was led by Lieutenant Commander Vartika Joshi. It had Lt Commanders Pratibha Jamwal and Swati P, and Lieutenants Aishwarya Boddapati, S Vijaya Devi and Payal Gupta as other members. 

May 21, 2018, 17:49 PM IST

1 dead, 5 rescued from US racing sailboat accident

A sailor died and five others were rescued after abandoning a racing boat that lost its steering capability and drifted to an island off Southern California, where it was broken apart by crashing waves.

Mar 11, 2013, 00:03 AM IST