The collision that set a warship on fire
Feb 1, 2011
MSC Chitra told to foot collision damages
Aug 18, 2010
Mumbai ship collision: 100 containers missing
Aug 17, 2010
World | Agence France Presse | Tuesday May 6, 2014
The cargo ship, which was laden with cement, went down after colliding with a container ship in the early hours of Monday.
World | Reuters | Wednesday April 16, 2014
A rig vessel and a container ship collided in a shipping channel in the Chesapeake Bay, off the Virginia coast, on Tuesday amid gusting winds blamed for causing a bulk carrier to run aground and a dozen other ships to drag anchor, the U.S. Coast Guar...
World | Reuters | Friday December 20, 2013
China's behavior in a narrowly averted naval collision in the South China Sea was both "unhelpful" and "irresponsible," US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said on Thursday
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 18, 2013
A Chinese crew member of the Panamian flagged Japanese cargo vessel, which hit and destroyed a fishing country craft off Beypore near Kozhikode, was arrested tonight for alleged negligence, police sources said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 6, 2012
Rescuers pulled at least four bodies from the icy waters of the North Sea on Wednesday and were frantically searching for seven missing crew from a cargo ship that sank following a collision in a busy shipping lane off the Dutch coast.
World | Associated Press | Thursday September 27, 2012
A passenger ferry collided with a ship believed to be carrying liquefied natural gas and sank west of Indonesia's main island, killing at least eight people while more than 200 were rescued.
World | Associated Press | Monday September 24, 2012
Japan's coast guard says thirteen crew members are missing from a 22-man fishing vessel after it collided with a much larger cargo ship off northeast Japan.
World | Associated Press | Sunday August 12, 2012
The US Navy has said that one of its guided-missile destroyers collided with an oil tanker early on Sunday but that no one was injured in the accident.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday June 20, 2012
The Navy relieved the commanding officer of the USS Essex of his position, saying on Tuesday on that officials lost confidence in his abilities after his ship collided with a tanker at sea. Captain Chuck Litchfield had only been the commanding office...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday May 11, 2012
A 19-year-old boy drowned when a ship allegedly collided with a country boat in which he was fishing along with four others in the sea off Tamil Nadu's Pamban coast in the wee hours, police said.While Calvin drowned, Santhia, Aruldass, Sinnasi and De...
Cities | Nitin Gokhale, Ketki Angre | Monday January 31, 2011
A once majestic warship now stands - just barely - in less than seven metres of water on the floor of the naval dockyard in Mumbai.? (See Pictures)Still, there is much to be thankful for. Nobody was on board the INS Vindhyagiri when the fire began a little after 4 last evening, the result of ...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday November 23, 2010
Two foreign ships - both cargo vessels - have collided 34 nautical miles from Kolkata on the Hooghly River.So far, no casualties or oil leaks are being reported from either ship.Green Valley of Bahamas was headed to Kolkata, while Tiger Spring of Gibraltar was on its way out. They hit each other at ...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday September 7, 2010
Nearly a month after the collision of two cargo ships, MV Khalijia and MSC Chitra, off the Mumbai coast resulted in a massive oil slick, the inquiry by the Director General of shipping has found that the MV Khalijia was mainly responsible for the accident. The collision had resulted in over 800 tonn...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday August 18, 2010
The owners of MSC Chitra, which collided with another cargo ship resulting in an oil slick off the Mumbai coast, have been asked to pay full compensation for the August 7 collision. (In Pictures: Mumbai oil slick)Port authorities have sent notices to the merchant vessel's owners, the Mediterranean S...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday August 17, 2010
Just when things seemed to have settled after the Mumbai ship collision, there is a new crisis. A hundred of the 250 odd containers that had drifted from the vessel MSC Chitra, have gone missing. Two of these containers are carrying hazardous chemical substances. (In Pictures: Mumbai oil slick)The N...
India | Tejas Mehta | Saturday August 14, 2010
NDTV has access to the exclusive visuals of the rescue operations on the MSC Chitra, 23 minutes after it collided with another ship MV Khalijia on Saturday. Rescue workers arrived on a red boat onto the tilting ship.At the time of the collision, a private tugboat, Vamsee III, was escorting Khalijia ...
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Saturday August 14, 2010
When the collision between cargo ships MV Khalijia and the MSC Chitra happened, there was a private tug - Vamsee 3 - that was escorting MV Khalijia into the Mumbai port.The crew and the captain were among the few eyewitnesses to the accident who say Khalijia may have had a steering gear problem.Spea...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday August 11, 2010
The Captain of the MSC Chitra, the ship carrying oil and pesticide that collided with another close to the Mumbai harbour on Saturday, has been granted interim bail by the Sessions court. (Mumbai oil spill in pics) Captain Mandeleno Ranjit Martin had said in his bail plea that the collision happened...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday August 10, 2010
Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan on Tuesday visited the Coastguard office to discuss the clean-up operations of the oil spill which was caused after two cargo ships, MSC Chitra and MV Khalijia collided off the Mumbai coast on Saturday. (In Pictures: Mumbai oil spill)Sources say experts have t...
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday August 8, 2010
Hectic efforts are underway to contain an oil spill off the Mumbai coast. Two merchant ships collided on Saturday at the mouth of the Mumbai harbour. The MSC Chitra tilted sharply under the impact, resulting in the oil spill. The other ship, Khalijia was at the harbour for over a fortnight for repai...