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Dozens missing in California boat fire; five rescued: US Coast Guard

There were believed to be some fatalities, the Los Angeles Times quoted Ventura County Fire Department Captain Brian McGrath as saying.

Sep 02, 2019, 21:39 PM IST

Pakistani commandos enter Gulf of Kutch off Gujarat coast to create communal disturbance in India: Intelligence report

The Pakistani commandos are believed to be highly trained in carrying out underwater attacks and intelligence agencies have warned the port to maintain high vigil. All ships have also been directed to take utmost security measures and maintain anti-terror watch. 

Aug 29, 2019, 12:27 PM IST

Coast Guard seizes Pakistani boat 'Al Madina' with heroin worth Rs 6 billion

The Pakistani boat was seized in a joint operation by the Coast Guard and Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI).

May 21, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

It was false controversy over INS Virat. Here are real questions we should be asking

There should be controversy over the capabilities of the Indian Navy and Coast Guard instead.

May 20, 2019, 16:46 PM IST

Indian Navy warship rolls in Bay of Bengal as Cyclone Fani rushes towards Odisha

Indian naval ships Sahyadri, Ranvir and Kadmatt with relief material and medical teams have been deployed t help people in the aftermath of the Cyclone Fani making landfall in Odisha coast. 

May 03, 2019, 09:52 AM IST

Cyclone Fani: Indian Coast Guard works overtime to ensure safety at sea

To ensure that widespread precautionary measures are in place in areas likely to be affected by the cyclonic storm, the Indian Coast Guard is closely liasioning with state administration as well as the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

May 02, 2019, 06:24 AM IST

Coast Guard intercepts boat carrying 100 kg heroin, arrests nine Iranians off Gujarat coast

The joint operation was conducted by the Anti-Terrorist Squad, Indian Coast Guard and the Marine Task Force.

Apr 13, 2019, 18:59 PM IST

Attempt to smuggle Rs 500 crore worth drugs from Pakistan foiled off Gujarat coast

In the joint operation, nine smugglers were arrested and approximately 100 kg of Heroin was seized. 

Mar 27, 2019, 14:52 PM IST

All airports in Pakistan still closed; blackout in several cities

All international and domestic flights operations across Pakistan stand suspended on Thursday, country's Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has said. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 28, 2019, 14:50 PM IST

Indian Navy, Coast Guard on high alert amid simmering tension with Pakistan

The Indian Navy and the Indian Coast Guard are on high alert along the coastline of Maharashtra and Gujarat amid the escalation of tension between India and Pakistan, sources told Zee media. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 28, 2019, 13:56 PM IST

Karnataka: Search underway to rescue missing people after ferry boat capsizes in Karwar

A massive joint search operation by Navy and the Coast Guard was immediately launched in Kali River after the boat tragedy.

Jan 23, 2019, 11:32 AM IST

Sea Vigil 2019: Indian Navy, Coast Guard to test country's preparedness against attacks through sea route

It will aim to test the country's preparedness to thwart any attempt by anti-national elements to carry out an attack on its territory or against its citizens by infiltrating through the sea route, the statement said.

Jan 21, 2019, 18:16 PM IST

Coast Guard to add 50 vessels to its fleet in four years

Indian Coast Guard will have 200 platforms (boats and ships) by 2022.

Jan 09, 2019, 18:17 PM IST

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman reviews operational preparedness of Indian Coastal Guard

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday reviewed the operational preparedness, infrastructure development and coastal security mechanism of the Coast Guard during Consultative Committee Meeting of Ministry of Defence on Indian Coast Guard.

Nov 17, 2018, 23:55 PM IST

TN Chief Minister K Palaniswami urges PM Modi's intervention for release of 6 fishermen held in Iran

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene for the release of six fishermen detained by Iranian authorities.

Oct 05, 2018, 16:58 PM IST

No cheap liquor for obese Coast Guard personnel: Commander

Rakesh Pal, the commander of the Indian Coast Guard's northwest region, has said alcohol has been linked to obesity in many cases and that many have been declared medically unfit to be on ships.

Sep 09, 2018, 08:17 AM IST

Coast Guard saves 11 crew members after merchant vessel SSL Kolkata catches fire, rescue ops underway

Coast Guard ship 'Rajkiran' from Haldia and 'Coast Dornier' have arrived in the area to help in the rescue operation.

Jun 14, 2018, 13:23 PM IST

Coast Guard pilot, who suffered injuries in chopper crash, dies

Captain Chaudhary had suffered internal bleeding after the rotor of the helicopter struck her head.

Mar 28, 2018, 09:42 AM IST

Fire onboard oil vessel off Gujarat coast, 26 crew members rescued by coast guard

Two members have sustained burn injuries and are being treated for. The ICG are using tugs and rigs to fight out the blaze by pooling resources from Reliance, Adani, and Essar companies.

Jan 18, 2018, 00:10 AM IST

Fast patrol vessel for Coast Guard launched by GRSE

Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd said that the first of five Fast Patrol Vessels (FPV) being built for the Indian Coast Guard was launched on Saturday.

Dec 30, 2017, 21:50 PM IST