California`s sea lanes changed to protect whales

Ship traffic off the California coast will be re-routed under new rules designed to protect slow-moving endangered whales from ship collisions.

India committed to ensuring safety of sea lanes: Antony

Indian Defence Minister AK Antony said uesday the country was committed to fighting the "serious challenge" of piracy and called for "cooperative approaches" for ensuring the security of sea lanes in the Asia-Pacific region.