India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday June 22, 2015
Indian Navy today deployed a helicopter for assistance after a merchant vessel with 20 persons onboard listed off the Vasai coast in neighbouring Palghar district.
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Friday February 20, 2015
The bidding price for the country's most famous suit has shot up to nearly Rs 1.5 crore. A diamond merchant, Mukesh Patel, has outbid everyone so far in the race to own Prime Minister Narendra Modi's navy suit with his name woven into it in pin-stripes.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Two Albanian seamen who took part in the rescue operation for the Norman Atlantic ferry have died from injuries incurred in an accident, the Italian navy said today.
India News | Edited by Vishnu Varma | Friday October 31, 2014
Indian Navy's ship INS Kora suffered minor damage today after it was scraped by a merchant vessel near Visakhapatnam, the Navy confirmed.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday December 27, 2013
A 33-year-old sailor was arrested for allegedly sending obscene SMSes and making undesired phone calls to the wife of a man working with Merchant Navy in Visakhapatnam, police said today.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday December 21, 2013
Merchant navy captain Sunil James who returned to Mumbai yesterday after being released from a jail in Togo in western Africa after five months says he felt "helpless" when he was informed of his 11-month-old son Vivaan's death.
India News | Edited by Diana George | Friday December 20, 2013
Sunil James, a Merchant Navy Captain who was released yesterday from a jail in Togo, western Africa, has reached Mumbai. Thanking the Indian community in Togo and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for support and help, he said whatever had happened was "in the past."
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday December 20, 2013
Sunil James, a Merchant Navy Captain who was released yesterday from a jail in Togo, western Africa, has reached Mumbai. His family has been waiting for him to perform the last rites of his baby son Vivaan, who died on December 2.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday December 19, 2013
Sunil James, a Merchant Navy Captain who was in jail in Togo, western Africa, for the last five months was released today, the ministry for external affairs said. He is expected to be in India latest by tomorrow.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Sunday December 15, 2013
Family, friends and well-wishers of Captain Sunil James held peace marches in Mumbai, Jaipur, Chandigarh and Kolkata on Saturday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 29, 2013
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to make use of all diplomatic channels for securing the release of the 35 Indian crew members of the vessel 'MV Desh Shanti' who have been in the custody of Iranian authorities since August 12.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 25, 2013
Six fishermen are missing after a trawler reportedly collided with a merchant ship on the deep seas off the coast of Canacona sub-district, in south Goa, police said Thursday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 11, 2013
A US nuclear submarine collided with a merchant ship while operating in the Persian Gulf, the US Fifth Fleet said in a statement.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday February 21, 2012
Italy has strongly criticised the arrest of two of its navy personnel, who allegedly shot dead two Indian fishermen off the Kerala coast last Wednesday. The marines have been sent to police custody till February 23. They will then be remanded to judicial custody for the next 11 days till March 5. The order was pronounced by a magistrate in Kollam d...
Delhi News | mid-day.com | Thursday November 3, 2011
A 29-year-old woman, enrolled as an advocate with Tamil Nadu Bar Council, was arrested for duping four merchant navy employees from Saket on Tuesday. The accused, identified as Tanuja, was involved in an international job racket along with her associate Vijaypal (30). They operated through the Internet.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 20, 2011
The drifting of merchant ship MT Pavit into Indian waters undetected was an "aberration," said Navy chief Admiral Nirmal Verma on Saturday. He added that some lessons have been drawn from the incident.
India News | Ketki Angre | Thursday August 4, 2011
Helicopters and special ships were rushed to help 30 people who worked on a commercial ship that began sinking near Mumbai this morning. The Navy rushed to help after a merchant vessel Rak Carrier said it was being flooded.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 27, 2011
The Indian Navy has foiled an attack by Somali pirates on a merchant ship, west of the Lakshadweep Islands, by apprehending 16 Somali pirates. They also rescued 16 hostages in the process."The Maritime Rescue Co-ordination Centre (MRCC) alerted the ships patrolling off the Lakshadweep of a distress message received from merchant ship MV Maersk Kens...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 27, 2010
Around a year ago, nine Indian young men embarked from Dubai for on-ship training - sailing high on their Merchant Navy dreams. But today, one of them is dead while the others are believed to be in Iranian custody for crude oil smuggling, their families say."Initially, I was told that the ship had been seized by a group of pirates.Subsequently, I w...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 23, 2010
Firing warning shots, the Indian Navy today intercepted a foreign ship off Diu coast and forced it to return to Mumbai after the vessel left the city port without fulfilling necessary formalities here."Naval warship INS Angre fired warning shots ahead of the fleeing merchant ship's bow and stopped it. It is being escorted back to Mumbai. It would t...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 31, 2010
A debt-ridden former security officer with merchant navy allegedly murdered his wife and minor daughter at their house in neighbouring Thane district on Tuesday.
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Monday December 28, 2009
An engineer with the Merchant Navy was killed after a speeding Audi hit his car on Friday. The victim's family now says the police is trying to shield the accused.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 29, 2009
An Indian Navy ship has thwarted a pirate attack on a merchant vessel with 10 Indian crew in the Gulf of Aden.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 9, 2009
Tamil Tiger rebels carried out a suicide attack early on Wednesday morning targeting two Sri Lankan merchant ships, which were transporting humanitarian aid in the embattled north, causing a considerable damage to one of the ships, the defence ministry said. ",LTTE militants have carried out a suicide attack targeting Merchant Ship Ruhuna and Nima...