Rajnath Singh to visit Gujarat to review security situation near Indo-Pak border

Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Gujarat on September 10-11 to review the security situation near the Indo-Pak border.

Bio-metric ID card must for fishing off Gujarat coast: Coast Guard

In a stern warning to all Gujarat fishermen, Inspector General of Coast Guard (CG) Kuldip Singh Sheoran on Friday said that no fishermen will be allowed to venture into the sea off Gujarat coast if they fail to produce their bio-metric ID cards.

Coast Guard rescues 15 fishermen in Bay of Bengal

Indian Coast Guard personnel have rescued 15 fishermen whose boat had got entangled with a fishing net in the Bay of Bengal, about 64 nautical miles southeast of Sagar Island, officials said Tuesday.

Coast Guard airlifts 2 injured Chinese crew from vessel off Mumbai

The Coast Guard on Sunday said it had rescued two injured Chinese nationals by airlifting them from a merchant vessel off the Mumbai coast.

Coast Guard airlifts two injured Chinese sailors to Mumbai

The Indian Coast Guard Saturday evacuated two injured Chinese crew members requiring hospitalisation from a Singapore ship off the Mumbai harbour, an official said here.

Centre takes steps to strengthen coastal security

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said the central government is taking all necessary steps to strengthen coastal security.

Maruti favoured over Coast Guard in land allotment: Congress

Congress MLA Gyasuddin Shaikh on Tuesday alleged that the BJP-led Gujarat state government favoured Maruti Suzuki by allotting it land at a much cheaper rate than the Indian Coast Guard.

22 released fishermen handed over to Coast Guard at IMBL

Twenty-two fishermen released by Sri Lanka were today handed over to the Indian Coast Guard at a designated position at the International Maritime Boundary Line, the Coast Guard said.

Coast Guard arrests 12 Lankan fishermen

Twelve Sri Lankan fishermen have been arrested and their two boats seized by Indian Coast Guard for allegedly fishing in the Indian waters of Bay of Bengal.

Coast Guard rescues nine TN fishermen

A Tamil Nadu fishing trawler carrying nine fishermen, which was adrift in the rough seas following engine failure since June 6, has been safely towed to the shore by a Coast Guard Interceptor vessel in inclement weather.

30 women to pass out from Naval academy

30 women cadets will pass out from the Indian Naval Academy in Ezhimala and join the Navy and the Coast Guard.

South Korea ferry disaster: Prez Park weeps seeking apology, vows to disband coast guard

South Korean President Park Geun-hye formally apologized on Monday for a ferry disaster last month that killed about 300 passengers, and said she would break up the coast guard because it had failed in its rescue mission.

Vice Admiral to visit Mandapam Coast Guard station

Vice Admiral Anurag GThapliyal, Director General of Coast Guard, will visit Mandapam CG station on May 13 to commission the new Hovercraft ACV H-195,and review the preparedness of the Coastguard and also take stock of the prevailing security situation in the Palk Bay and Gulf of Mannar.

Chris Pine in talks to star in coast guard drama

Actor Chris Pine is in talks to star in Disney`s `The Finest Hours`, a period coast guard drama.

Judicial remand of US ship crew extended till Feb 14

A local court on Friday extended till February 14 the remand of the 35 crew members of a private US ship, who were arrested on charges of carrying weapons illegally and straying into Indian waters.

`Small fishing boats still pose threat to coastal security`

Not ruling out the possibility of another 26/11-type attack, Coast Guard on Friday said small fishing boats were still a "threat" to the country`s coastal security.

Search for missing sailor called off: Coast Guard

The Coast Guard says rescuers have called off the search for a sailor who has been missing since a Navy helicopter with five crew members aboard crashed in the ocean off the Virginia coast.

Coast Guard rescues cargo ship in Lakshadweep

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) on Monday rescued a cargo vessel, with six persons on board, which had lost communication while on its way to Minicoy in Lakshadweep.

Indian Coast Guard ships in Lanka for marine exercise

Two Indian Coast Guard ships have arrived in the eastern Sri Lankan port of Trincomalee to participate in a three-nation marine exercise.

Coast Guard rescues stranded fishermen in Bay of Bengal

The Coast Guard has rescued five fishermen stranded in the mid-sea following technical problems in their fishing boat in Bay of Bengal.