No cause of concern over oil spill, says Natarajan

Ruling out any cause of concern
over the oil spill from a sunk cargo vessel off the Mumbai
coast, Union Environment Minister Jayanthi Natarajan on Monday asked the pollution authority to lift samples of the slick.

Polluter will pay for Mumbai oil spill: Ramesh

The government Tuesday made it clear
that `polluter must pay` for the environmental and maritime
losses arising out of the collision of the two ships off
Mumbai coast early this month.

Mumbai oil spill: Khalijia`s captain gets interim bail

A sessions court granted interim bail till tomorrow to the captain of cargo vessel MV Khalijia 111.

Mumbai oil spill: M V Khalijia captain seeks anticipatory bail

The captain of cargo ship MV
Khalijia 111, which collided with another ship MSC Chitra
resulting in an oil spill on August 7, has approached the
sessions court seeking anticipatory bail.

Oil spill off Mumbai coast didn`t affect fishing in Guj

The oil spill caused due to collision between two ships off Mumbai coast, has not affected fishing activities in Gujarat sea as more than 3,000 boats from different ports of the state began fishing from Monday.

Oil spill: MSC Chitra captain gets bail

MSC Chitra had collided with another cargo ship resulting in the oil spill off Mumbai`s coast.

Mumbai oil spill clean up may take 45 days: Ramesh

Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh Tuesday said that Mumbai oil spill clean up may take 45 days.

Oil spill: Situation under control, says Chavan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan Tuesday said the situation arising out of the oil spill following collision of two cargo vessels is completely under control.

Mumbai oil spill: BARC advised against using seawater

The Indian Coast Guard Monday asked
Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) not to use sea water for
its facilities in wake of the oil spill following collision of
two vessels off the Mumbai coast.

PM calls for report on Mumbai oil spill

Concerned over the oil spill following collision of two cargo ships off Mumbai coast, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday called for a report from the
Shipping Ministry on the incident.