mv

Efforts on to douse fire in cargo ship off Mumbai, no casualties


September 10th, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) Efforts were underway Monday to extinguish a fire which broke out in a cargo ship, MV Amsterdam Bride, anchored eight km south of Mumbai harbour, said ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Russia denies supplying gunships to Syria


June 25th, 2012 - 8:28 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The Russian ship -- MV Alaed -- carried overhauled disassembled helicopters to Syria and not new gunships as was claimed by western media, according to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Indian Coast Guard rescues ailing Pakistani sailor


June 22nd, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 22 (IANS) In an emergency medical rescue mission, an Indian Coast Guard (ICG) ship rescued an ailing Pakistani sailor from a merchant vessel off the coast of Goa ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Navy permitted to decommission, destroy damaged warship


May 8th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Tuesday permitted the Indian Navy to decommission and destroy a frigate which had partially sunk after a collision with a foreign ship ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Record discharge of cargo at Odisha’s Dhamra Port


March 29th, 2012 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, March 28 (IANS) Odisha's Dhamra port Wednesday achieved a record discharge of 98,119 tonnes of non coking coal in 24 hours from a South Africa vessel, a senior company ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Third official of Prabhu Daya taken into custody


March 15th, 2012 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 15 (IANS) Kerala police Thursday took into custody second officer Prasobh Sugathan in MV Prabhu Daya, the Singapore-flagged ship that is suspected to be involved in the March ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Bangladesh ferry capsize toll rises to 110


March 14th, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 14 (IANS) The toll in one of worst ferry collisions in Bangladesh Wednesday rose to 110 as more bodies were found after the wreck was salvaged. A total ... Read more...

Posted in World |

31 die in Bangladesh boat capsize (Third Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 13 (IANS) At least 31 people were killed Tuesday when a boat with over 250 passengers on board capsized in the Meghna river after hitting a cargo ... Read more...

Posted in World |

31 die in Bangladesh boat capsize (Second Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 13 (IANS) At least 31 people were killed Tuesday when a boat with over 250 passengers on board capsized in the Meghna river after hitting a cargo vessel.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

26 die as boat sinks in Bangladesh (Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 13 (IANS) At least 26 people were killed Tuesday when a boat carrying over 200 passengers capsized in Bangladesh's Meghna river after colliding with a cargo vessel, a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Four dead, 220 missing as boat sinks in Bangladesh


March 13th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 13 (IANS) Four people were killed and over 220 went missing Tuesday when a passenger boat capsized in Bangladesh's Meghna river following a collision with a cargo vessel, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

My son was thrown out of MV Prabhu Daya: Father


March 8th, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, March 7 (IANS) The father of 24-year-old Prasobh Sugathan, second officer on MV Prabhu Daya, the merchant ship under investigation for ramming into a Kerala fishing boat, denied that ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

MV Prabhu Daya enroute to Chennai, missing man rescued


March 5th, 2012 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 5 (IANS) Cargo ship M.V. Prabhu Daya, suspected to have been involved in the March 1 hit-and-run accident off the Kerala coast in which three fishermen on board ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Abu Dhabi court to give verdict on pirates


February 8th, 2012 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 7 (IANS/WAM) A court in Abu Dhabi will deliver its verdict March 6 on 10 pirates charged with hijacking MV Arrilah-I ship last April.The bulk carrier was ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nasheed held world’s first underwater cabinet meeting


February 7th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Maldives 44-year-old President Mohamed Nasheed, who quit Tuesday, hit the global headlines three years ago when he held a cabinet meeting under water to highlight ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

246 survive Papua New Guinea ferry accident


February 3rd, 2012 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 3 (IANS) A total of 246 people have been rescued after a ferry accident off the coast of Papua New Guinea, authorities here said Friday. The vessel was ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

200 rescued in Papua New Guinea ferry disaster (Second Lead)


February 2nd, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 2 (IANS) Over 200 people were rescued from the sea after a ferry carrying 350 people sank off the east coast of Papua New Guinea early Thursday.The MV ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Two Maoists held in Odisha


January 28th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 28 (IANS) Two Maoists were arrested Saturday from a forested area of Odisha's Malkangiri district, police said.The two, accused of committing several crimes in the district during past ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Ship with 21 Indian crewmen aboard released


January 14th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) Somali pirates have released a Marshal Island-flagged cargo vessel, with 21 Indian crewmen aboard, after five months, Indian maritime officials said here Saturday. All the crewmen ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ship with 20 Indian crew members hijacked, freed


January 10th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 10 (IANS) A Norwegian ship, with 20 Indian crew members, was hijacked by Somali pirates Tuesday morning off the coast of Nigeria but freed from their control soon ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Three cargo ships damaged in collision


October 4th, 2011 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 3 (IANS) Three cargo ships from different countries suffered damages when one of them collided against other two in the Netaji Subhas Dock of Kolkata Port Trust Monday, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chinese toxic ship arrives in Bangladesh


September 20th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 20 (IANS) A Chinese-owned toxic ship, which arrived in Bangladesh's Chittagong city for dismantling Monday, has been asked to stay out of the port area.According to Captain Nazmul ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Somali pirates release Vietnamese ship


September 18th, 2011 - 6:37 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, Sep 18 (IANS) Somali pirates have released a hijacked Vietnam-owned bulk carrier with 24 crew members on board, a regional maritime official said.The MV Hoang Son Sun, which was ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Hijacked merchant vessel released, Indian crew safe


August 13th, 2011 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) A merchant vessel hijacked by Somali pirates Feb 12, was released Saturday and all its crew, including nine Indians, are safe, an official statement here said."MV ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Divers wait for good weather to plug Mumbai oil spill


August 11th, 2011 - 10:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 11 (IANS) A team of divers from the Oil and Natural Gas Commission Thursday started operations to ascertain the source of oil spill from the sunken cargo vessel ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Another ship stuck at Mumbai’s Juhu beach


July 31st, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) In the second such incident in six weeks, a huge ship Sunday drifted to and ran aground at Juhu beach here, officials said.The ship, named MV ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

UAE oil tanker freed by pirates


July 29th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, July 28 (IANS/WAM) A hijacked oil tanker of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been freed by Somali pirates off the coast of Yemen, officials said.The MV Jubba ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ship stranded on Mumbai beach refloated


July 2nd, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Three weeks after scrapped cargo ship MV Wisdom ran aground at Juhu Beach in north Mumbai, maritime authorities succeeded in refloating it Saturday afternoon, an official ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Teenager feared drowned off Mumbai’s Juhu beach


June 24th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 24 (IANS) A teenaged boy is feared to have drowned off the Juhu beach here Friday when with his friends he went to see MV Wisdom, the ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

When Suez’s captain shed tears on daughter’s shoulders


June 24th, 2011 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, June 24 (IANS) It was an emotional homecoming for MV Suez skipper Capt Wasi Ahmed who burst into tears when his daughter Laila greeted him on reaching the port ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pakistanis released by Somali pirates return


June 23rd, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) Laila Wasi, the daughter of MV Seuz's captain, burst into tears Thursday as she met her father for the first time since he and 21 other ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Freed Indian sailors to return home Friday


June 23rd, 2011 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi/New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Six Indian sailors, who were among the 22-member crew of MV Suez vessel that was recently freed by Somali pirates, landed at Karachi harbour Thursday ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

MV Suez runs out of fuel, stranded off Oman


June 18th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Days after it was released by Somali pirates with its 22-member crew, including six Indians, the Egyptian cargo vessel MV Suez was stranded on the high ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Indian warship escorts freed vessel


June 16th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) An Indian warship Thursday began escorting Egyptian cargo ship with six Indians among its 22-man crew after it came under a fresh pirate attack, a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fresh pirate attack on freed vessel, India rushes warship (Second Lead)


June 15th, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) A fresh piracy attempt was made Wednesday on an Egyptian merchant ship with six Indians among its 22-man crew, a day after it was freed ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe