India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday June 24, 2015
Over a dozen sailors from a sinking ship off the Mumbai coast were brought to safety after a dramatic rescue early this morning by the Indian navy and Coast Guard.
World News | Associated Press | Monday December 29, 2014
The evacuation of the Greek ferry that caught fire off Albania has been completed, and only the vessel's captain and four Italian sailors remain on board to assist in the operation, Italian Premier Matteo Renzi said today.
World News | Reuters | Saturday February 1, 2014
Nigerian police have rescued three Indian sailors who were kidnapped from a cargo ship off the coast of Equatorial Guinea last month, a rare success story in its fight against piracy.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 30, 2013
Nine Indian sailors, who were rescued from an ill-fated 'dhow' that sank nearly 90 nautical miles southeast of Al Mukalla coast in Yemen, have safely reached Oman, according to a report.
Mumbai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 28, 2013
One of two sailors injured in an explosion on a ship in the Arabian sea has been rescued, the Indian Coast Guard said on Saturday.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday August 14, 2013
"There were 15 sailors, six married; three officers, two of them married; no one rescued so far", said the Navy's chief on Wednesday evening about the 18 men who were on board India's front line submarine, the INS Sindhurakshak, when it sank after an explosion and fire at dawn today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 7, 2013
Fourteen Indian sailors, who were hijacked in the Gulf of Aden, have been rescued after counter-piracy ships from the European Union and NATO forced Somali pirates on board their cargo vessel to flee.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 1, 2013
Three Indian sailors, who have been missing since their ship sank four months ago off the UAE coast, may have been rescued by Iranians, a media report has claimed.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday March 18, 2013
The wait is finally over for the families of Indian sailors rescued from Somali pirates after their vessels were hijacked last year. Most of the 28 seafarers have started arriving in India.
South | Reported by Sam Daniel, Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Thursday November 1, 2012
Outside Chennai's Fortis Malar Hospital Dr Kshitiji is anxiously waiting for some positive news about his young cousin Rushabh. He is one of the five sailors on board the ship MT Pratibha Cauvery which got grounded near the Besant Nagar beach in Chennai on Wednesday. Survivors say Rushabh had got into the life boat which capsized and is missing eve...
South | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Thursday November 1, 2012
Coast Guard helicopters and boats have launched, what it called, a "massive search and rescue operation" to locate five sailors missing since yesterday after trying to leave a ship stranded off the coast of Chennai, following cyclone Nilam's landfall.
South | Sam Daniel | Thursday November 1, 2012
Between 6:30 and 7:30 am this morning, two Coast Guard choppers and small vessels rescued 15 sailors trapped on an oil tanker. Another five are still missing.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 5, 2012
All 22 Indian sailors aboard an oil tanker were safe on Wednesday after the Nigerian navy rescued their vessel that was hijacked briefly by pirates off the coast of southern Nigeria.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday June 27, 2011
Indian sailors of MV Suez, released with Pakistani help, were sent home within hours of their arrival in Karachi. But five Pakistani sailors, rescued by Indian Navy, have waited three long months to be able to finally go back home."I want to go home, meet my parents," said Aurangzeb Balloch, one of the Pakistani sailors rescued by Indian Navy....
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 6, 2010
Eight Indian sailors on board a dhow, hijacked by Somali pirates last month, have been rescued by US and Oman navies, but one of them died as he jumped into the sea.