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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.

Coast Guard rescues crew of Maldivian cargo ship

Indian Coast Guard Thursday rescued all 11 crew members of a cargo vessel bound for Maldives as it started sinking off the Vizhinjam coast near here.

Two fishermen hurt in firing in sea

Two fishermen suffered bullet injuries allegedly when Coast Guard personnel aboard a patrolling vessel fired at their boat off Vizhinjam coast near here on Monday.

LDF walkout in Kerala Assembly over Vizhinjam port

The CPI(M)-led LDF opposition on Monday staged a walkout in the Kerala Assembly, accusing the UDF government of colluding with vested interests and trying to sabotage the proposed International Transshipment Terminal project at nearby Vizhinjam.

Coast Guard commissions C-404 ship at Vizhinjam

Indian Coast Guard on Friday commissioned a C-404 ship capable of operating in close and shallow waters at Vizhinjam harbour near here.

Defence Department express interest in Vizhinjam port project

In boost to Kerala`s proposed Vizhinjam International Container Terminal project here, Defence Ministry expressed interest to participate in project seeking one berth for Navy and Indian Coast Guard.

Foreigner drowns at Vizhinjam

A German national drowned while swimming in the sea near Chovvara beach at nearby Vizhinjam, police said.

Finds at excavation site support `Spice Route`

Vizhinjam was once the capital of Ay dynasty which ruled southern
Kerala from 8th to 10th century.