South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 30, 2013
A local court today dismissed the bail petitions of the 35 crew members of the detained US ship MV Seaman Guard Ohio, arrested on October 18 on charges of illegally carrying arms and straying into Indian waters.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 28, 2013
Three crew members of the detained US vessel MV Seaman Guard Ohio were sent to judicial custody in Palayamkottai Central Jail after their police custody ended today.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 23, 2013
Twenty two foreign nationals among the 35 arrested crew of detained US-based private ship were today shifted from the Central Prison at Palayamkottai in Tirunelveli to Chennai while a court adjourned the hearing to Thursday on a police plea seeking s...
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday October 23, 2013
Twenty-two foreign crew members and security guards of the detained US based ship, Seaman Guard Ohio, are being shifted to Chennai's Puzhal Jail from the Palayamkottai Central Jail in Tirunelvelli. The 13 Indian crew members will remain in the Tirune...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 22, 2013
The CID branch of the Tamil Nadu Police today moved a court in Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu seeking custody of three crew members of the detained US vessel, arrested for illegally carrying arms and ammunition in Indian waters, for further investigation.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Monday October 21, 2013
One of the 35 men found on board an American ship with a huge cache of illegal arms and ammunition tried to commit suicide in jail in Tutucorin in Tamil Nadu on Saturday.
India | Reported by Sam Daniel Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday October 21, 2013
One of the 35 men found on board an American ship with a huge cache of illegal arms and ammunition has tried to commit suicide in jail in Tutucorin in Tamil Nadu.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday October 21, 2013
A US-based firm that owns the ship detained off Tamil Nadu coast termed the arrest of its crew as "inappropriate" and said it is working diplomatically and through the judicial system to prove the innocence of 35 sailors to get them released.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 19, 2013
A day after taking into custody 33 crew members of a US firm-owned ship, detained in Tuticorin for allegedly carrying arms in Indian waters illegally, Tamil Nadu police today arrested remaining two persons who were left to take care of the vessel's m...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday October 19, 2013
33 crew members of an American ship, detained for illegally entering Indian waters with a huge cache of arms, have been arrested and sent to 14-day judicial custody.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 18, 2013
The Tamil Nadu police have arrested 35 crew members of an American ship detained on Saturday for carrying arms and ammunition.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 16, 2013
Shipping Minister GK Vasan on Wednesday said the US company-owned ship detained at Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin port will not be allowed to move out till the completion of a probe into the arms consignment it carried.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday October 16, 2013
Indian investigators are trying to determine whether an American ship, detained for illegally entering Indian waters and carrying guns and ammunition without permission, was involved in arms trafficking.
India | Reported by Nitin A Gokhale, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday October 13, 2013
The Indian Coast Guard on Friday intercepted and detained a vessel belonging to a US-based firm off the coast of Kanyakumari. MV Seaman Guard had 10 crew and 25 armed security guards on board.