maritime history

Kuwait brings middle-eastern culture to India (With Images)


May 16th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) A week-long panorama of Kuwaiti culture which opened in the capital May 15 has for the first time brought arts, crafts and performing traditions of ... Read more...

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Memorial Service Held To Commemorate Edmund Fitzgerald’s Sinking


November 11th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Whitefish Point, Nov 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A memorial service to mark the sinking of the freighter Edmund Fitzgerald was held in Whitefish Point, Michigan on Wednesday. The memorial service was ... Read more...

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60 Minutes: 7th century shipwreck showcased


June 14th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Jun 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) CBS’s show ’60 Minutes’ has managed to create a trend of sorts with its investigative stories and the thrilling endings with ample twists and ... Read more...

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Latest Episode Of CBS’ “60 Minutes” Features 7th Century Shipwreck


June 14th, 2010 - 7:17 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez June 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) CBS Television news magazine "60 Minutes" is known for it investigative stories with interesting turn of events that keeps the viewers asking for more.This fact ... Read more...

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Americans may have discovered Australia before Captain Cook


November 30th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, November 30 (ANI): An expedition is all set to go on a journey to find the remains of a shipwreck near the coast of Queensland that they believe may lead to ... Read more...

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Romans had a taste for French wine


October 5th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Nicosia (Cyprus), October 5 (ANI): The survey of a Roman shipwreck dating back to the 2nd century AD has revealed the presence of over 130 ceramic jars, likely to have been carrying ... Read more...

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Rare documents including journal from Charles Darwin’s ship up for grabs


April 29th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29 (ANI): A rare collection of historic travel documents and photos, which includes a journal from the ship made famous by scientist Charles Darwin, are to go under the hammer ... Read more...

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Keel laid for India’s first indigenous aircraft carrier (Lead)


February 28th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 28 (IANS) India joined a club of select nations Saturday as the keel for the country's first indigenous aircraft carrier was laid here Saturday. The vessel will be launched ... Read more...

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Work begins on India’s first aircraft carrier


February 28th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 28 (IANS) India Saturday laid the keel of the country's first aircraft carrier here, heralding the coming of age of the Indian Navy as a maritime power. Speaking at the ... Read more...

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Titanic museum given the green light in Northern Ireland


November 29th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 29 (ANI): The government in Belfast has given the go-ahead for a museum in Northern Ireland, which will recount the legendary Titanic journey.Ministers have reportedly agreed to a massive ... Read more...

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