Black Sea

Russia rejects Georgia`s concerns over Black Sea drills

Moscow has dismissed Tbilisi`s condemnation of Russian military drills in the Black Sea region.

Apr 02, 2013, 11:09 AM IST

Russian Navy to get over 50 warships by 2016

The Russian Defence Ministry announced unprecedented naval drills in the Mediterranean and Black Seas in late January.

Jan 03, 2013, 15:50 PM IST

`Noah’s biblical flood may have actually happened`

An acclaimed underwater archaeologist believes that he has found evidence that the Great Biblical Flood of Noah’s time may have actually happened after all.

Dec 12, 2012, 10:44 AM IST

Ship sinks off Istanbul; 12 crew missing

Turkish rescuers searched for the crew of a cargo ship that sank in a storm in the Black Sea on Tuesday while a second ship was in danger of being overturned by high waves, officials said.

Dec 04, 2012, 19:45 PM IST

Cargo ship sinks off Turkey, 8 crew missing

A dry cargo ship sank off the Black Sea coast of Turkey Tuesday and eight members of the 11-strong Polish crew were missing, Turkish media said.

Feb 01, 2012, 13:02 PM IST

US warship in Black Sea irks Russia

Russia expressed its displeasure and concern over the arrival of a US warship in the Black Sea.

Jun 12, 2011, 23:48 PM IST

Ukraine, Russia ratify Black Sea naval lease

As protesters threw eggs and set off smoke bombs, Ukraine`s parliament on Tuesday extended the Russian Black Sea Fleet`s lease at a Crimean port for another 25 years. Russia`s parliament ratified the deal in a more sedate session.

Apr 27, 2010, 17:53 PM IST