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India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday August 4, 2014
Forty trawlers carrying 640 fishermen are missing in the Bay of Bengal since last night while two others sank nearly 200 kilometres off the Diamond Harbour near Kolkata.
Sunday August 3, 2014
The regulator has not approved Declaration of Commerciality (DoC) for three out of the 11 discoveries ONGC has made in its Krishna Godavari block KG-DWN-98/2 (KG-D5) in Bay of Bengal, sources said.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 20, 2014
A fishing trawler named 'Baba Loknath' with 16 fishermen on board has gone missing in the Bay of Bengal.
India | Anchal Vohra (With inputs from agencies) | Sunday July 13, 2014
Ending a 40-year-old dispute, a United Nations tribunal delivered its verdict on Tuesday on India and Bangladesh's maritime boundaries in the Bay of Bengal, awarding nearly four-fifth of the 25,000 sq km of the exclusive economic zone to Bangladesh.
Tuesday July 8, 2014
RIL and its partners say they are entitled to recover all costs of the block in the Bay of Bengal under their production-sharing contract with the government.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 28, 2014
A western disturbance is likely to help advance the monsoon in the hilly parts of North India in the first week of July, according to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 21, 2014
12 Sri Lankan fishermen have been arrested and two of their boats have been seized by the Indian Coast Guard for allegedly fishing in the Indian waters of Bay of Bengal.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 3, 2014
The monsoon is on schedule and is expected to hit Kerala in the next 48 hours, according to the Meteorological department.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
Traditional fishermen in coastal villages in Ganjam district of Odisha have desisted from fishing following Wednesday's earthquake centered in Bay of Bengal which jolted the east coast, official sources said today.
India | Pallava Bagla | Wednesday May 21, 2014
An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale hit the Bay of Bengal region on Wednesday night, officials from the Indian earthquake monitoring network said. The epicentre was 10 km below sea level but there is no tsunami alert, said officials from...
Wednesday May 21, 2014
State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) on Tuesday said its surprise move to sue Reliance Industries, for alleged "theft" of natural gas from its Bay of Bengal block, was to protect its "commercial interest".
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 15, 2014
The southwest monsoon is likely to set over Kerala on June 5, four days behind schedule, the Indian Meteorological Department said in New Delhi today.
World | Reuters | Wednesday April 30, 2014
A private company said it had found what it believes is wreckage of a plane in the Bay of Bengal that should be investigated as potential debris from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, but the possibility was dismissed by search coordinators.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 29, 2014
An Australian marine exploration company has claimed that it has found the wreckage of the crashed Malaysian plane in the Bay of Bengal, 5,000 km away from the current search location in the Indian Ocean.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 10, 2014
Almost 13 per cent of the electorate voted on Thursday in the first two hours in the lone Lok Sabha constituency in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, officials said.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 21, 2014
After objections raised by the defence forces, India today rejected China's request for permission to allow its four warships to enter Indian maritime zone to search for the missing Malaysian airliner.
India | Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 16, 2014
India on Sunday suspended its search for a Malaysia Airlines plane around the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and in the Bay of Bengal and is awaiting a new request from Malaysia, a defence official said.
India | Associated Press | Saturday March 15, 2014
Indian navy ships supported by surveillance planes and helicopters scoured Andaman Sea islands for a third day on Saturday without any success in finding evidence of a missing Malaysia Airlines jet, an official said.
World | Reuters | Saturday March 15, 2014
Faint electronic signals sent to satellites from a missing Malaysian jetliner show it may have been flown thousands of miles off course before running out of fuel over the Indian Ocean.
World | Agence France-Press | Saturday March 15, 2014
A US naval ship and surveillance plane are heading to the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal to search for a missing Malaysian airliner that vanished a week ago, officials said Friday.