The Biggest Stories of December 18, 2014
Dec 18, 2014
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Press Trust of Inda | Monday June 29, 2015
RIL has made 19 oil and gas discoveries in the KG-DWN-98/3 block in the Bay of Bengal and so far only three - Dhirubhai-1 and 3 gas and MA oil and gas fields, have been brought to production. Multi-billion dollar development plans for five other find...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
Heavy rains today lashed parts of the western coast, especially Mumbai and Konkan areas, and are expected to continue for the next couple of days.
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday June 10, 2015
The Coast Guard has said it would deploy more ships to intensify its search for the Dornier aircraft that went missing on Monday evening while flying over the Bay of Bengal. The search operations for the aircraft and its three crew members have so fa...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 8, 2015
Some 150 migrants found adrift in a boat off Myanmar's coast were set today for transfer to neighbouring Bangladesh, an immigration official said, returning them to homes many tried to flee months ago.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 7, 2015
Buddhist hardliners in Myanmar's troubled Rakhine state are planning a day of protest against local authorities helping desperate boat migrants found adrift in the Bay of Bengal, organisers said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 4, 2015
Myanmar officials today said most of the 700 migrants found adrift on a boat in its waters a week ago identified themselves as Bangladeshi, after they were driven to a camp near the border.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday June 3, 2015
Myanmar brought ashore more than 700 "boat people" it had kept at sea for days aboard a seized vessel, as the United States today called on the country to help solve a migrant crisis by recognising the rights of its Muslim Rohingya minority.
World News | Reuters | Thursday May 28, 2015
A meeting in Bangkok aimed at addressing Southeast Asia's migrant crisis is unlikely to produce a binding agreement or plan of action to save thousands of people believed stranded on boats in the Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea, participants said.
World News | Reuters | Monday May 25, 2015
Thai police said today there were no human trafficking camps left in southern Thailand following a month-long crackdown and the discovery of seven camps in mountainous jungle near the Thai-Malaysian border.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 15, 2015
Myanmar may snub a regional meeting hosted by Thailand later this month aimed at easing the current Bay of Bengal migrant crisis, the president's office said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 12, 2015
Bangladesh discovered 116 nationals, some sick from a lack of food, adrift in a fishing trawler in the Bay of Bengal on Tuesday after being abandoned by smugglers en route to Malaysia, officials said.
Bangalore News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 24, 2015
A hour-long downpour followed by a burst of hailstorm in many areas of Bengaluru after a hot and humid day wreaked havoc across the city on Thursday, leading to blackouts and traffic gridlocks.
India News | Indo-Asian New Service | Thursday April 9, 2015
India on Thursday successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable ballistic missile Dhanush from a naval ship in the Bay of Bengal, an official said.
Thursday April 2, 2015
ONGC is using cluster approach to bring oil and gas finds in the block KG-DWN-98/2 or KG-D5, which sits next to Reliance Industries' Bay of Bengal block KG-D6, to production by 2018-19.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 14, 2015
About five lakh devotees today took holy dip in the confluence of the river Ganga and the Bay of Bengal on the auspicious occasion of 'Makar Sankranti'.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 9, 2014
India and Russia are likely to ink a key deal for the joint development of a BrahMos 'mini missile' during the visit of Russian President Vladmir Putin later this week.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 6, 2014
About 53,000 people left Bangladesh and Myanmar on treacherous smuggling boats bound for Thailand and Malaysia this year, about 540 of them dying on the journey, the UN refugee agency said Friday.
India News | Reuters | Wednesday December 3, 2014
India is speeding up its navy modernisation programme and leaning on its neighbours to curb Chinese submarine activity in the Indian Ocean, as the region becomes increasingly jittery over Beijing's growing undersea prowess.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 15, 2014
India on Friday night successfully test-fired its nuclear-capable Dhanush ballistic missile from a naval ship off the Odisha coast.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 10, 2014
Cyclone Hudhud over East Central Bay of Bengal moved westnorth westward and lay centred over West Central Bay and adjoining East Central Bay at 17.30 hours today at about 675 km east-southwest of Visakhapatnam, a weather office report said here tonig...
India News | Uma Sudhir | Thursday October 9, 2014
The government in Andhra Pradesh is stocking shelters with rations, deploying disaster response forces and prepping for the possible need for mass evacuations as an increasingly powerful cyclone hurtles towards India's southeast coast.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 9, 2014
Collectors of all districts along the Bay of Bengal coast in Andhra Pradesh have been put on high alert in view of the threat of cyclone 'Hudhud'.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 8, 2014
The deep depression over the North Andaman Sea has intensified into a cyclonic storm and is centred over the Southeast Bay of Bengal at about 1,000 km East South East of Visakhapatnam.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 17, 2014
Heavy downpour is likely to occur some places in south Odisha while rain and thundershower will continue in many parts of the state till tomorrow due to a low pressure area, the MeT office said today.