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Cyclone Vayu turns 'very severe'; over 3 lakh people evacuated in Gujarat, Diu

 Home Minister Amit Shah said the Indian Coast Guard, Navy, Army and the Air Force units have also been put on standby while aircraft and helicopters are carrying out aerial surveillance. 

Jun 12, 2019, 23:16 PM IST

Summer getaway: This ad will compel you to visit Diu, the Isle of Calm

An ad published on YouTube by Incredible India highlights the beauty of the isle.

Apr 14, 2017, 09:50 AM IST

PM announces Rs 1cr scheme for marginal fishermen

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced a scheme for giving loans up to Rs 1 crore to small and marginal fishermen for buying modern boats so that they can venture into the deep sea for a better catch.

Mar 08, 2017, 21:21 PM IST

India tells Chinese vessels to sail to Iran at the earliest

India advised Chinese fishing vessels, which took shelter at Diu off the Gujarat coast, to undertake their passage to Iran at the earliest, according to a statement issued by the Defence Public Relations Officer here on Friday.

Jul 04, 2015, 00:45 AM IST

Chinese trawler takes shelter at Diu coast near Gujarat

A fishing trawler from China took shelter at the Diu coast near Gujarat since the sea was not friendly for sailing.

Jul 03, 2015, 20:07 PM IST

Chinese trawler takes shelter at Gujarat coast: Coast Guard IG

A Chinese fishing trawler on its route to Iran took "shelter" at Diu coast near Gujarat today, since the sea was not friendly for sailing, an Indian Coast Guard official said here on Thursday.

Jul 03, 2015, 00:59 AM IST

Gujarat boat mechanics apply for visa to Pakistan

Over 150 boat mechanics from Gujarat and Diu have applied for visa to Pakistan in order to undertake repair works of 57 seized Indian boats, anchored at a Karachi port.

Mar 10, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

Daman, Diu, Dadra & Nagar Haveli demand separate assembly

A rally was organised demanding constitution of an Assembly in the Union Territories of Daman, Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli.

Oct 02, 2012, 23:22 PM IST

No comparison between me and Big B : Hrithik

Bollywood heartthrob Hrithik Roshan, who has just wrapped up `Agneepath`, a remake of megastar Amitabh Bachchan`s iconic movie by the same name, says there is no comparison between him and the legend as it was "just another film" for him.

Jul 11, 2011, 12:51 PM IST