Deep depression over Arabian sea intensifies into cyclonic storm

A deep depression over the Arabian Sea intensified into a cyclonic storm `Nanauk` that lay about 660 kms southwest of Mumbai early this morning and was heading for the Oman coast, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.

Seven Indians missing off Oman coast

Seven Indians on board a fishing boat have gone missing from Masirah waters in Oman and may have been kidnapped by pirates, a media report has said.

Oil tanker with 21 Indians hijacked off Oman coast

An oil tanker with 21 Indian crew
members on board was hijacked on Saturday off the coast of Oman,
Directorate General of Shipping (DGS) said here.