The Biggest Stories of December 18, 2014
Dec 18, 2014
ओडिशा तट पर तूफान का खतरा, अलर्ट जारी
Oct 7, 2014
Maa Ganga: Killing Her Softly - Bihar to Bengal
Sep 13, 2014
India | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 10, 2014
A wrangle among fishermen of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh over plying their trade in a particular region of Pulicat lake that sprawls over both states has led the district administration to ban fishing at the troubled spot.
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.