Mumbai Oil Spill


'Mumbai Oil Spill' - 20 News Result(s)

  • Oil spill off Mumbai coast; ONGC fixes leak in pipeline

    Oil spill off Mumbai coast; ONGC fixes leak in pipeline

    An oil spill has been reported off the Mumbai coast after a rupture in Oil and Natural Gas Corporation's (ONGC) main trunk pipeline yesterday.

  • Mumbai oil spill: Impact on the economy

    The impact of the oil spill on the Mumbai coast line on trade is getting bigger. The two largest ports of the country, Jawahar Lal Nehru Port Trust and Mumbai Port, which together handle almost 60 per cent of the country's total trade, will remain closed for at least a week spelling big losses as the navigational channel is only expected to...

  • Oil leaking from sunken ship MV Rak, ecological disaster at Mumbai's doorstep?

    Oil leaking from sunken ship MV Rak, ecological disaster at Mumbai's doorstep?

    Mumbai's worst fears are coming true. MV Rak, the vessel that sank off the coast of Mumbai on Thursday, is now leaking oil. (See pics)The leak has occurred due to the ingress of water in the cargo hull, officials said."Since last night, oil has been observed leaking from the sunken vessel Rak Carrier at an approximate rate of 1.5 to 2 tonnes per ho...

  • Oil leaking from sunken ship MV Rak, Coast Guard responding to spill

    Oil leaking from sunken ship MV Rak, Coast Guard responding to spill

    In what could pose an ecological threat to the Mumbai coast, an oil leak was today reported from the sunken cargo vessel MV Rak.The leak has occurred due to the ingress of water in the cargo hull, officials said."Since last night, oil has been observed leaking from the sunken vessel Rak Carrier at an approximate rate of 1.5 to 2 tonnes per hour. Th...

  • Mumbai: School boys build robot to clear oil spill

    It took the Mumbai Coast Guards several weeks to clear the recent oil spill in the Arabian Sea. But a robot, developed by four city students, can clear it in less than 30 days.The standard X students of Jamnabai Narsee School at Vile Parle have developed Seaswam, a low-cost solar operated robot that can swiftly clear oil spills in the ocean. The bo...

  • Mumbai: Coast guard gets first anti-oil spill vessel

    Post the recent oil spill along the Mumbai harbour and the palpable need to control and combat pollution and protect marine life, the Indian Coast Guard got its first pollution control vessel commissioned on Saturday. Named ICGS Samudra Prahari, it was commissioned at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai in the presence of chief minister Ashok Chavan, flag...

  • Mumbai oil spill: The lost coast?

    Nearly two months after the ship collision off the Mumbai coast, one of its most famous tourist destinations - the Elephanta Caves - is still bearing the environmental impact. The devastation is so severe that marine life there is almost destroyed.The sands have blackened and the beach water is glistening with oil. The young mangrove trees have bee...

  • Mumbai oil slick: Probe finds MV Khalijia to blame

    Mumbai oil slick: Probe finds MV Khalijia to blame

    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 tonnes of oil leaking from the Chitra and it's cargo h...

  • Mumbai oil spill: Probe blames Khalijia?

    Mumbai oil spill: Probe blames Khalijia?

    Nearly a month after two cargo ships collided off the Mumbai coast causing a massive oil slick, an inquiry has found MV Khalijia - the ship that was grounded - was to blame for the accident. The probe by the Director General of Shipping is yet to be submitted to the Shipping Ministry but NDTV has access to the report. (In Pictures: Mumbai oil slick...

  • Mumbai: Threat from toxic gas on MSC Chitra

    Mumbai: Threat from toxic gas on MSC Chitra

    A high concentration of phosphine gas has been found in the narrow part of the bow of 'MSC Chitra', the cargo vessel which was damaged in a collision off the coast here early this month, the Directorate General of Shipping (DGS) said on Thursday.Detection of the colourless, flammable and toxic gas in the forepeak area indicates the possibility of c...

  • Mumbai ship collision: MSC Chitra owners told to pay up

    Mumbai ship collision: MSC Chitra owners told to pay up

    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 Shipping Company, asking them to pay full compensat...

  • Ship collision: Another big scare off Mumbai coast

    Ship collision: Another big scare off Mumbai coast

    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 Navy is conducting a survey of the sea using sonar ...

  • Mumbai oil spill: Taking stock of the losses

    Mumbai oil spill: Taking stock of the losses

    After a total shutdown for five days, two of the country's premier ports partially reopened on Thursday morningThe Indian Navy's Western Naval Command undertook 'Op Pathfinder'. The operation was undertaken to safely escort 13 vessels in and out of Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust and Mumbai Port Trust. Operation Pathfinder saw four ships of the Indian ...

  • Mumbai oil spill: Your hair can save the sea

    Mumbai oil spill: Your hair can save the sea

    Next time you get a haircut, you may actually be helping to save the environment.The state government is considering using the 'hair boom' technique to mop up the oil spill off the Mumbai coast.The technique of using hair stuffed into nylon stockings to form a hair boom is one of the most efficient ways of clearing up oil spills- something that ha...

  • The great oil spill robbery in Mumbai

    The great oil spill robbery in Mumbai

    Villagers at Uran have been having a field day, collecting items for their evening tea and snacks. Unfortunately, the items can prove to be very dangerous, as they have been plucked out of an oily sea.Nine containers from the vessel MSC Chitra washed ashore at Uran yesterday, and villagers wasted no time in rummaging through them. They broke the co...

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'Mumbai Oil Spill' - 20 News Result(s)

  • Oil spill off Mumbai coast; ONGC fixes leak in pipeline

    Oil spill off Mumbai coast; ONGC fixes leak in pipeline

    An oil spill has been reported off the Mumbai coast after a rupture in Oil and Natural Gas Corporation's (ONGC) main trunk pipeline yesterday.

  • Mumbai oil spill: Impact on the economy

    The impact of the oil spill on the Mumbai coast line on trade is getting bigger. The two largest ports of the country, Jawahar Lal Nehru Port Trust and Mumbai Port, which together handle almost 60 per cent of the country's total trade, will remain closed for at least a week spelling big losses as the navigational channel is only expected to...

  • Oil leaking from sunken ship MV Rak, ecological disaster at Mumbai's doorstep?

    Oil leaking from sunken ship MV Rak, ecological disaster at Mumbai's doorstep?

    Mumbai's worst fears are coming true. MV Rak, the vessel that sank off the coast of Mumbai on Thursday, is now leaking oil. (See pics)The leak has occurred due to the ingress of water in the cargo hull, officials said."Since last night, oil has been observed leaking from the sunken vessel Rak Carrier at an approximate rate of 1.5 to 2 tonnes per ho...

  • Oil leaking from sunken ship MV Rak, Coast Guard responding to spill

    Oil leaking from sunken ship MV Rak, Coast Guard responding to spill

    In what could pose an ecological threat to the Mumbai coast, an oil leak was today reported from the sunken cargo vessel MV Rak.The leak has occurred due to the ingress of water in the cargo hull, officials said."Since last night, oil has been observed leaking from the sunken vessel Rak Carrier at an approximate rate of 1.5 to 2 tonnes per hour. Th...

  • Mumbai: School boys build robot to clear oil spill

    It took the Mumbai Coast Guards several weeks to clear the recent oil spill in the Arabian Sea. But a robot, developed by four city students, can clear it in less than 30 days.The standard X students of Jamnabai Narsee School at Vile Parle have developed Seaswam, a low-cost solar operated robot that can swiftly clear oil spills in the ocean. The bo...

  • Mumbai: Coast guard gets first anti-oil spill vessel

    Post the recent oil spill along the Mumbai harbour and the palpable need to control and combat pollution and protect marine life, the Indian Coast Guard got its first pollution control vessel commissioned on Saturday. Named ICGS Samudra Prahari, it was commissioned at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai in the presence of chief minister Ashok Chavan, flag...

  • Mumbai oil spill: The lost coast?

    Nearly two months after the ship collision off the Mumbai coast, one of its most famous tourist destinations - the Elephanta Caves - is still bearing the environmental impact. The devastation is so severe that marine life there is almost destroyed.The sands have blackened and the beach water is glistening with oil. The young mangrove trees have bee...

  • Mumbai oil slick: Probe finds MV Khalijia to blame

    Mumbai oil slick: Probe finds MV Khalijia to blame

    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 tonnes of oil leaking from the Chitra and it's cargo h...

  • Mumbai oil spill: Probe blames Khalijia?

    Mumbai oil spill: Probe blames Khalijia?

    Nearly a month after two cargo ships collided off the Mumbai coast causing a massive oil slick, an inquiry has found MV Khalijia - the ship that was grounded - was to blame for the accident. The probe by the Director General of Shipping is yet to be submitted to the Shipping Ministry but NDTV has access to the report. (In Pictures: Mumbai oil slick...

  • Mumbai: Threat from toxic gas on MSC Chitra

    Mumbai: Threat from toxic gas on MSC Chitra

    A high concentration of phosphine gas has been found in the narrow part of the bow of 'MSC Chitra', the cargo vessel which was damaged in a collision off the coast here early this month, the Directorate General of Shipping (DGS) said on Thursday.Detection of the colourless, flammable and toxic gas in the forepeak area indicates the possibility of c...

  • Mumbai ship collision: MSC Chitra owners told to pay up

    Mumbai ship collision: MSC Chitra owners told to pay up

    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 Shipping Company, asking them to pay full compensat...

  • Ship collision: Another big scare off Mumbai coast

    Ship collision: Another big scare off Mumbai coast

    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 Navy is conducting a survey of the sea using sonar ...

  • Mumbai oil spill: Taking stock of the losses

    Mumbai oil spill: Taking stock of the losses

    After a total shutdown for five days, two of the country's premier ports partially reopened on Thursday morningThe Indian Navy's Western Naval Command undertook 'Op Pathfinder'. The operation was undertaken to safely escort 13 vessels in and out of Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust and Mumbai Port Trust. Operation Pathfinder saw four ships of the Indian ...

  • Mumbai oil spill: Your hair can save the sea

    Mumbai oil spill: Your hair can save the sea

    Next time you get a haircut, you may actually be helping to save the environment.The state government is considering using the 'hair boom' technique to mop up the oil spill off the Mumbai coast.The technique of using hair stuffed into nylon stockings to form a hair boom is one of the most efficient ways of clearing up oil spills- something that ha...

  • The great oil spill robbery in Mumbai

    The great oil spill robbery in Mumbai

    Villagers at Uran have been having a field day, collecting items for their evening tea and snacks. Unfortunately, the items can prove to be very dangerous, as they have been plucked out of an oily sea.Nine containers from the vessel MSC Chitra washed ashore at Uran yesterday, and villagers wasted no time in rummaging through them. They broke the co...

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