Coast Guard rescues stranded crew

Indian Coast Guard has rescued five crew members of a cargo ship who were stranded in mid sea since April 5 due to an engine snag.

13 Pakistani fishermen held for trespassing

Thirteen Pakistani fishermen have been arrested for allegedly entering Indian waters illegally, Indian Coast Guard (ICG) officials said here on Saturday.

Indian Coast Guard arrests 25 Sri Lankan fishermen

Indian Coast Guard has arrested 25 Sri Lankan fishermen on charges of trespassing and illegal fishing in Indian waters, official sources said on Monday.

17 Pakistani fishermen arrested off Gujarat`s Jakhau coast

17 Pakistani fishermen were arrested and 2 boats seized off Jakhau coast for illegally crossing International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) entering Indian waters, officer of Indian Coast Guard said.

Indian Coast Guard launches coastal security awareness drive

The Indian Coast Guard launched a coastal security awareness and medical campaign to commemorate its raising day.

Coast Guard commissions advanced patrol vessel Abhinav

The Indian Coast Guard commissioned a new Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV), ICGS Abhinav, the third in a series of 20 such vessels being built by the yard, in Kochi, Kerala, in a bid to face the emerging security challenges in the maritime domain.

India, Sri Lanka to release fishermen today

The Indian Coast Guard will undertake a simultaneous repatriation of Indian and Sri Lankan fishermen along the Indo-Sri Lankan International Maritime Boundary line.

Coast Guard rescues eight persons near Lakshwadeep Islands

The Indian Coast Guard on Thursday rescued eight persons who were adrift at sea near Lakshwadeep Islands, it said here.

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.

Indian Coast Guard rescues five fishermen

The Indian Coast Guard rescued five fishermen Saturday evening when they were struggling on the high seas after their boat developed a snag, officials said.

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.

399 Navy cadets pass out of Indian Naval Academy

A batch of 399 cadets of Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard, including 28 women passed out on successful completion of their training at a grand passing out parade in the Indian Naval Academy here.

Detained US ship not involved in gunrunning: Sandhu

Deputy National Security Adviser Nehchal Sandhu today said he did not think that the American ship, detained by National Coast Guard off Tamil Nadu coast for carrying arms, was involved in gunrunning.

Detained ship may be floating armoury to check piracy: Dy NSA

The government is awaiting a report on an American ship, detained by Coast Guard for its suspicious movement in Indian waters, believed to be a floating armoury meant to supply arms to private agencies engaged in stopping piracy in high seas.

Centre seeks report on detained US ship

Taking a serious view of the suspicious movement of an American ship in Indian waters, the Centre on Monday sought a report from the Tamil Nadu government on the vessel which was detained for carrying arms and buying diesel unauthorisedly.

US merchant ship seized by Coast Guard, booked under Arms Act

Coast Guard Commandant Anand Kumar said the ship was stopped on Friday and was being held in the port of Tuticorin along with its 10 crew and 25 armed security guards until required documentation is submitted.

20 Lankan fishermen arrested by Indian Coast Guard

Twenty Sri Lankan fishermen were arrested by the Indian Coast Guard Thursday for allegedly fishing in Indian territorial waters off this coastal town.

TN: 66 fishermen return home from Sri Lanka

Sixty six Tamil Nadu fishermen set free by a Sri lankan court after being arrested recently by the island navy, arrived here today with the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) repatriating them.

First fast patrol vessel for Coast Guard delivered

The Indian Coast Guard has received the first of the series of 20 Fast Patrol Vessel built by the public sector Cochin Shipyard Limited for the maritime agency to strengthen coastal security.

Five foreigners carrying arms detained in Andaman

Five foreigners carrying arms and ammunition were detained after their boat was intercepted by the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) off Diglipur coast.