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.

'Human remains recovered from Dornier that of 3 crew members'

The Coast Guard on Saturday said that the human remains recovered from the Dornier aircraft salvaged last month were that of the three crew members.

Italy coast guard rescues 1,800 sea migrants, five found dead

Italy`s coast guard said about 1,800 migrants were rescued from seven overcrowded vessels on Saturday, while five corpses were found on a large rubber boat carrying 212 others.

Kovalam beach: Body of youth recovered, search on for 4 others

The body of a youth, who went missing along with four others in the sea at nearby Kovalam last night, was recovered early today even as the combined search by the Coast Guard and police is on to trace the others.

Fishers stranded in deep sea for four days rescued by Coast Guard

Cost Guard on Thursday rescued three Kerala fishermen, drifting in deep sea for the past four days without food and water after their country craft overturned accidentally off the state coast.

Dornier may have disintegrated after falling into sea: Coast Guard IG

The Coast Guard Dornier aircraft which went missing last month may have disintegrated after it fell into the sea, a top official said on Monday.

12 migrants drown, 500 rescued in Mediterranean off Libya

Twelve migrants died on Thursday when their overcrowded rubber dinghy sank off the coast of Libya, the Italian Coast Guard said, while some 500 were rescued in the latest episodes in the Mediterranean migrant crisis.

One month on, no trace of missing Coast Guard air crew

It has been a month since the Indian Coast Guard plane with three crew members went missing, but the search is still on, an official said on Tuesday.

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.