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.

Pakistani boat with eight suspected smugglers detained

Indian Navy along with the officials of Coast Guard on Monday evening detained three boats between the Jakhau and Porbandar ports here, on charges of suspected smuggling. One of them is allegedly a Pakistani boat.

Goa releases action protocol for oil spill incidents

Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday released a protocol prepared by the Goa State Pollution Control Board for dealing with oil spills, with action plan for all the concerned agencies including the Coast Guard and the National Institute of Oceanography.

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Coast Guard Director General on two day visit to TN

On his maiden visit to Tamil Nadu after assuming charge, Coast Guard Director General Vice Admiral H C S Bisht was given a traditional welcome by Coast Guard personnel here.

Pigeon with attached transmitter nabbed in Gujarat

The Coast Guard on Tuesday intercepted a pigeon to which a transmitter was attached, in Gujarat's Jamnagar district.

Pigeon with attached transmitter nabbed near Gujarat coast
Pigeon with attached transmitter nabbed near Gujarat coast

The Coast Guard on Tuesday intercepted a pigeon to which a transmitter was attached, in Gujarat's Jamnagar district.

Coast Guard evacuates injured sailor of foreign ship on high seas

The Indian Coast Guard on Saturday evacuated an injured Indian sailor from a foreign registered cargo ship on the high seas 70 nautical miles off Kanyakumari, the marine security agency said.

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi should apologise to nation for 'pro-Pak' stand: BJP

BJP on Friday said that Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi should apologise to the nation for taking an "anti-India and pro-Pakistan stand" after the Coast Guard released a video of the Dec. 31 operation involving the Pakistan boat.

Terror boat row: Coast Guard DIG issued show cause notice; Pakistan hits out at India
Terror boat row: Coast Guard DIG issued show cause notice; Pakistan hits out at India

DIG BK Loshali, who had bragged that the Pakistani terror boat, which blew itself up on the night of December 31, 2014 off the Porbandar coast, was actually destroyed by the Coast Guard, was on Wednesday reportedly issued a show cause notice by the Defence Ministry.

BBV: Who really blew up Pakistan terror boat?

Deputy Inspector General of the Coast Guard directly contradicted the government's version in the controversial Pak boat incident.

Come clean on Pak boat issue, Congress tells govt

Congress on Wednesday sought to corner the NDA government over the Pakistan terror boat issue and charged that the Defence Ministry had treated the matter casually as the row over it deepened in the wake of remarks by a senior Coast Guard officer contradicting the official version of the incident.

Coast Guard official's boat claim contradicts Indian govt: Pak

 Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif on Wednesday said the claim by a Coast Guard official that a Pakistani boat was blown up by the force contradicted Indian government's statement.

Defence Ministry stands by what we said earlier: Manohar Parrikar on Pak terror boat controversy

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar addressed a press conference and spoke on the controversy surrounding the Pakistani terror boat.

Manohar Parrikar briefs the press after conclusion of Aero India 2015 show

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar is addressing a press conference and clarifying on the controversy surrounding the Pakistani terror boat.

Manohar Parrikar maintains stand on Pak terror boat; probe ordered into Coast Guard DIG's remarks
Manohar Parrikar maintains stand on Pak terror boat; probe ordered into Coast Guard DIG's remarks

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar addressed a press conference and spoke on the controversy surrounding the Pakistani terror boat.

Pak terror boat row: Congress asks Parrikar to introspect

Congress leader Manish Tewari on Wednesday asked Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar to verify whether there were Pakistani terrorists on the boat that was intercepted by the Coast Guard on December 31 last year off the Porbandar coast.