Arabian Sea

6 fishermen missing, 16 rescued after deep-sea fishing boat capsizes in Arabian Sea off Mangaluru coast

At least six fishermen went missing after a deep-sea fishing boat capsized in the Arabian Sea, off Mangaluru coast, on Tuesday morning. A total of 22 fishermen were onboard the ill-fated boat at the time of the incident. A search and rescue operation is currently underway.

Dec 01, 2020, 12:35 PM IST

Second phase of Malabar exercise concludes in Arabian sea

The second phase of the Malabar naval exercise in the Arabian Sea concluded on Friday.

Nov 21, 2020, 02:35 AM IST

Is Pakistan planning to gift two Sindh islands to China on a platter?

Imran Khan had expressed a desire for the development of various islands along the coast of Sindh and Balochistan during his last year's visit to China. 

Oct 25, 2020, 07:53 AM IST

India, Japan hold 3-day naval exercise JIMEX in Arabian sea - Watch

The bilateral maritime exercise between the Indian and Japanese navies off the West Coast of India from September 26 to September 28 includes advanced exercises, tactical manoeuvres and a wide spectrum of maritime operations.

Sep 27, 2020, 16:32 PM IST

Indian warship INS Talwar undertakes refuelling with US Navy tanker in Arabian Sea

"The evolution apart from highlighting interoperability between Indian Navy and US Navy enables presence for enhancing maritime security," it further tweeted.

Sep 14, 2020, 23:46 PM IST

Over 20,000 people to be evacuated from Gujarat ahead of cyclone Nisarga

As a precautionary measure, the district administrations of Valsad and Navsari have started shifting people living near the coast to safer places.

Jun 02, 2020, 15:10 PM IST

Coast Guard's maritime operations to rescue fishermen in Arabian Sea enters second day

Maritime search and rescue operations conducted by the Coast Guard Region (West) for the distressed fishermen stranded in East Central Arabian Sea due prevailing rough weather conditions entered its second day on Thursday.

Dec 05, 2019, 21:14 PM IST

Tamil Nadu to receive heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours: IMD

The IMD forecast said that there will be light to moderate rainfall at most places of Tamil Nadu and heavy to very heavy rainfalls at isolated places. The IMD predicted that the lower pressure created over the Arabian Sea and adjoining the Lakshadweep area will intensify into a deep depression in the next three to four days. 

Dec 01, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

Heavy rains bring life to standstill in Puducherry, Tamil Nadu

The IMD has advised fishermen are advised not to venture into these areas for the next couple of days.

Dec 01, 2019, 10:33 AM IST

Indian Navy successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile in Arabian Sea

The DRDO-developed Brahmos supersonic cruise missile has a strike range of 290-km.

Nov 28, 2019, 15:41 PM IST

Cyclone Maha recedes from Kerala coast: IMD

The `Maha` cyclone that has formed in the Lakshadweep region in the Arabian Sea has completely receded from the coast of Kerala, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Friday.

Nov 01, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

Cyclone Maha centered near Lakshadweep; depression likely to form near Andaman by November 4

Severe Cyclonic storm ‘Maha’ over Lakshadweep and adjoining southeast the Arabian Sea moved further north-northwestwards and lay centered over east-central Arabian Sea and adjoining Lakshadweep area about 90 km north-northeast of Aminidivi (Lakshadweep), according to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).

Oct 31, 2019, 19:33 PM IST

Cyclone Kyarr likely to turn 'extremely severe', 17 fishermen rescued off Mumbai coast

As many as 17 fishermen were rescued from a sinking fishing boat `Vaishno Devi Mata` off Mumbai coast as Cyclone Kyarr seems all set to intensify into an extremely severe cyclonic storm. According to Indian Meteorological Department, the sea condition is "likely to be high to very high over the east-central Arabian Sea during the next 24 hours and phenomenal thereafter in the wake of Cyclone Kyarr.

Oct 27, 2019, 08:27 AM IST

Goa issues red alert over heavy rains; all exams cancelled by state university

The Goa government on Friday issued a red alert as heavy rains and strong winds triggered by the formation of cyclone Kyarr in the Arabian Sea has caused water logging in various parts of the state and road blockages due to uprooted trees.

Oct 25, 2019, 14:37 PM IST

Cyclonic storm 'Hikka' to reach Oman coast by September 25, says IMD

Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday informed that Cyclonic Storm `HIKKA` will reach Oman coast by the early morning of September 25.

Sep 23, 2019, 18:20 PM IST

5W1H: Cyclone Vayu turns severe; 300000 being evacuated in Gujarat

A warmer Arabian Sea continues to fuel the intensity of Cyclone Vayu as it races towards the Gujarat coast with ‘very severe’ intensity, while pulling moisture from the southwest monsoon, which has made its onset over Kerala on June 8.

Jun 12, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

IMD warns of cyclone formation along southern coastline

Sea conditions in coastal areas of Kerala and Karnataka are expected to be rough.

Jun 10, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

First monsoon weekend claims 13 lives in Mumbai

At least 13 persons have perished in different incidents, mostly by drowning, in the first monsoon weekend in the past 72 hours.

Jun 04, 2018, 14:02 PM IST

Cyclone Mekunu intensifies into 'extremely severe, IMD issues fresh warning

Issuing an advisory to fishermen to not venture in the sea, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) forecasted rainfall and wind in Some parts of Konkan Goa and southern Maharashtra.

May 26, 2018, 00:51 AM IST

Very severe cyclonic storm 'Mekunu' may move northwards from Southwest Arabian Sea in next 24 hours

30 pm on Thursday over Westcentral and adjoining Southwest Arabian Sea. It is then likely to move north-northwestwards and cross south Oman-southeast Yemen coasts close to Salalah, by May 26.

May 25, 2018, 09:09 AM IST