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First ever visit by Indian Naval Ships to the historic Bangladesh port city of Mongla, from March 8th - 10th

Maritime India Summit-2021 concluded with ‘Chabahar Day

Piracy alert on waters near Sibutu islands off Easter Sabah

Bangladesh all set to tap its Ocean Resources

S.K. Mehta, Chairman, DPT convenes Session on “Green and Sustainable Maritime Sector” in MIS 2021

Is V.O C Port, Tuticorin target of Chinese cyber attack?

Texas home to America’s first EU-compliant shipbreaking facility

Lakshadweep Islands in the west coast and Puducherry in the East coast identified for Indo Norwegian study in marine spatial planning in the Oceanic space

Dryad: International Inaction Breeds Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

PlantingForPlanet: CMA CGM will plant 10,000 trees in India as part of a worldwide reforestation initiative

Coastguards save 25 Sri lankan fishermen who were drifting in Indian waters

Western and Eastern Naval Commands have New Chiefs

Israeli cargo ship which was attacked with explosives in Gulf of Oman last week has arrived at Dubai port for repairs

Maharashtra weighing options of restoring Lockdown in the state in the light of increasing incidence of corona virus cases

S.K. Mehta unveils DPT Brochure for MIS-2021

China is Sri Lanka's closest friend asserts island nation's foreign minister Dinesh Gunawardene

Indian Coastguards save 81 Rohingya refugees from a boat drifting along the Andaman seas

North pollutes the country while the South is the Saviour

Vessel shortage delays shippers

A fresh attempt to build transshipment port at Kanyakumari

Unions gear up against ports privatization

Rear Admiral Ajay Kochhar assumes command of the western fleet (FOCWF)

Contract signed for acquisition of 8 missile cum ammunition barge for Indian navy

Sri Lanka calls Pakistan a genuine friend of the island nation

Maritime India Summit begins on March 2

16th IAPH COVID19 Economic Impact Barometer: Cargo flows impacting Hinterland Transport

Kerala govt orders a review of the MOU with a US firm on deep sea fishing

Explosion onboard CSSC Shipping bulker near Gibraltar injures four

The MSC shipping line hails the return of Indian sea farers held up outside chinese ports for several months

Naval commanders debriefed about the theatre level operational readiness exercise

Indian Navy Ship Pralaya Arrives in Abu Dhabi, UAE to participate in a defense exhibition

Chennai based Larsen and Toubro shipyard commissions 17th interceptor boats for the coast guard

Modalities of takeover by Sri Lanka of Trincomalee port oil tank farms finalysed

Quad opposes China's unilateral actions in South China Sea

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's scheduled address to Sri Lankan Parliament on february 24th called off at the last minute

Another Maersk ship loses hundreds of boxes overboard in the Pacific

Safeguarding Cadets From Physical Abuse Requires Immediate Action: Human Rights At Sea

Central Govt rolls out the Draft blue economy policy of the country for feedback from stakeholders

India Russia and Iran hold joint naval exercises in Northern part of Indian Ocean

Singapore introduces new regulations for workers entering the country in a bid to control the spread of the pandemic corona virus

Bangladesh Navy Ship Prottoy Visits Mumbai

Shipping Australia condemns latest waterfront strike action

Sea plane service in Gujarat to resume in a day or two

China New coastguard law a threat to Japanese Ships

Japanese submarine collides with commercial ship while surfacing in Pacific

More than 400 projects to be showcased in Maritime India Summit 2021

Flag off ceremony of final production batch of LRSAM Missiles

India moves to 34 th position in World Tourism Index says Prime Minister

Captain and Officers of MSC Opera to be Jailed Over 2019 Accident

The Poseidon Principles – focusing on operations and data

NYK contracts China Merchants to build revolutionary car carriers

Oil barge explodes near Indonesian LPG carrier

The 2nd MARITIME INDIA SUMMIT- 2021 commences on March Second on a virtual platform to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Oil spill along the Tiruvananthapuram coast threatening Marine Life

Women occupy just 5% of maritime leadership roles

India and China reach truce on the line of actual control in east ladakh sector

Vintage warship Virat receives a fresh lease of life

India US dialogue continues at the highest level notwithstanding change of regime

Sri Lanka to host Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan who will be on an offical visit to the island nation from February 22nd

Northeast to benefit from 4000 km of Inland Waterways: Mansukh Mandaviya

Uttar Pradesh Govt on high alert monitoring the banks of Ganges following the glacier burst in Uttarakhand

Permanent jetty planned on river Gomati

KDB to sell stake in HMM to POSCO: Reports

China strengthens Pakistan's naval armoury

Canada extends cruise ship ban to 2022. That's bad news for Alaska tourism, too

Nine fishermen rescued from a boat which developed snag in the mid sea off Puducherry coast

Contraband worth rs 1500 crores seized by the coastguards in the exclusive economic zone of the country last year

India makes a veiled attack on china on its role in South China Sea

Lake Constance Excursion Boat Repurposed as Vaccine ‘Shot Ship’

Bulk Carrier Crew Member Killed by Large Wave off Nova Scotia

Joint Maritime Exercise

Iran allows crew of detained Korean tanker to head home

The World’s longest undersea Rail tunnel is inching closer to reality

Sri Lanka signals exit from MOC with India

Tamil Nadu Govt pledges to protect fishing right in the light of attack by the Sri Lankan Navy

Odessa fishermen hail the centre's decision to set up a fishing harbor at Paradip

China non committal about the fate of 16 Indian crew in a stranded ship outside a chinese port for the past 6 months

Maersk appoints Ryan Best as Regional Head of Logistics & Services for West Central Asia

Pirates Behind Turkish Crew Kidnapping Ask for Ransom

Stranded Syrian Seafarers Given Nod to Sell Ship at Mombasa Port

Japan’s MOL Scraps its Oldest LNG Carrier in Fleet Modernization

Indian Coast Guard have seized contraband worth rs 1500 crores from foreign fishing boats intruding into country's exclusive economic zone

China launches the second advanced warship for Pakistan's navy

INTERCARGO webinar: “40 Years of Accomplishments, 40 Years of Expectations”

Gibraltar Police Seize 25 Kilos of Cocaine From Ship’s Hull

Korean general cargo ship sank north of Jeju, 8 crew rescued

MOL scraps 37-year-old LNG carrier

Eastbound lane of Singapore Strait is the piracy area of Asia warned ReCAAP information center

Marine ambulances to ply in Kerala coast to provide medical facilities to fishermen

National Marine Turtle Action Plan launched

Water Metro be launched in Cochin from the first week of March

Andhra Pradesh vs Tamil Nadu in the mid seas

Cosco sending 10 tankers to scrap

Wan Hai orders 50,000 Containers amid shortage

Bangladesh sets ship export target at 4 billion US Dollars

Deepen Understanding and Enhance Cooperation to Combat Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia

MARAD Will Grant $19.6 Million to Improve America's Small Shipyards

U.S. Navy Helps Fight COVID-19 on Shore

Armed forces conduct joint military training exercise off the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal

Centre sanctions an underwater project to ascertain the origin of Ram setu

How Climate Change is Affecting Humpback Whales in the NW Atlantic

Competing High-Speed Catamaran Electric Ferries

MOL Rejects ‘Seriously Flawed’ Forbes Report on Wakashio Grounding

DPIIT invites applications to engage consultant for Export-Import policy

Navy evacuates a ship crew with breathing problems off Mumbai coast

Indian armed forces all set to launch complex drills of the Andaman Nicobar islands next week

The Navies of India and Singapore to cooperate on submarine rescue support

Indo Pacific is the focal point of political and security concerns says India

India possesses gas hydrates which could provide energy sources for another two centuries says former Petroleum secretary Dr Vijay Kelkar

Iran Fires Long-Range Anti-Ship Missiles Into Indian Ocean

Security Guidance for Vessels Operating in the Arabian Gulf, Gulf Of Oman, Gulf Of Aden And Red Sea in view of discovery of a mine attached to hull of an oil tanker

Seven feared dead as ship sinks off Turkey

US imposes further sanctions on Iranian shipping entities

Trends experts predict modest 2021 rebound for US foodservice

Quanzhou Shipyard sold at online auction

NYK orders all staff to work from home as Covid-19 spike in Japan

T P Salim Kumar is new CEO of Kerala Maritime Board

The two day Exercise Sea vigil along the Indian coastline concludes on Jan 13th

The Flag Officer Commanding in Chief Eastern Naval Command Reviews Operational Readiness of Eastern Fleet

Maersk Extends Partnership to Help Cleanup Plastic Pollution at Sea

UK to Use Satellites to Track Ship Emissions

Russian CO Under Investigation for Stealing His Own Ship's Propellers

Maritime Cooperation identified as high priority area between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh

Navy to coordinate largest coastal defence exercise – Sea Vigil 21

Seafarer jumps ship, charged with breaking Covid-19 protocols in Western Australia

Indian sailors will back on January 14th after remaining outside chinese port for nearly six months

India urges China to release the held up crew outside Chinese Ports

Search for Missing Taiwanese Crew Continues off Midway

Singapore Shipping Association Urges the Industry to Comply with Covid-19 Protocols

Iran Holds Mass Naval Exercise as Talks Over Seized Tanker Begin

Fewer blank sailings in early 2021

Shipping Corporation employees plan a bid to buy Govt stake in the Carrier

US Govt office hub to come up at the Port city of Visakhapatnam the second one in India after Ahmedabad

No Happy New Year for Shippers as Rates Stay Sky High

Government identifies Ro-Ro and ferry service routes

Shanghai city centre bids farewell to shipbuilding

China claims corona originated at multiple locations around the world and not China centric

Pioneering Cruise Ship Arrives in India to be Scrapped

Great Eastern Becomes India's Biggest Shipowner by Vessel Count

India Proposes Crew Change at Sea for Ships Stranded off China

Landing craft handed over to the Indian navy

Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) visits Navy's Forward Operating Base near the Pakistan sea point

WISTA INDIA honours Smt. H K Joshi, CMD, SCI With “personality of the year award”2020

Bharat Electronics Limited signs contract with Indian Navy for Initial supply of indigenously developed Laser Dazzlers

Indian fishermen held in Sri Lankan custody for trespassing into their waters were provided with consular access

India should intervene and bring back 39 Indian stranded sailors in Chinese waters says Shiv Sena

Sri Lankan govt presses for access to Arabian Sea for their fishermen. Request made by the island nation at the meeting of the Joint Working Group

4th Meeting of the India-Sri Lanka Joint Working Group on Fisheries

Maersk takes steps to address US export and trucker logistics issues

Digital Ocean is a big step towards Digital India, will help expand ‘Blue Economy’ and promote Atmanirbhar Bharat: Dr Harsh Vardhan

Indian Navy arrives Sihanoukville Port in Combodia with relief supplies

Rohingaya refugess moved to a Naval camp in nearby islands amidst concern from UN agencies about their safety

Blue flags hoisted in eight beaches across the country

European shipowners welcome last-minute Brexit trade deal

China on the Verge of Reversing Ship Recycling Ban

ONE to Charter World’s Largest Containerships at 24,000+ TEU

Chief of Army Staff proceeds on a visit to the Republic of Korea

The mine caused minor damages to a cargo ship but no human loss

Sri Lanka will take over as chairperson of the Indian Ocean Rim association from 2023 for a three year tenure

Indian Naval ship carrying humanitarian assistance reaches Vietnamese port

MOL launched the "MOL Service Website (Chinese version)"

Hapag-Lloyd orders 6 Ultra Large Container Vessels of 23,500+ TEUs

Pilgrims allowed in Dhanushkodi beaches from Dec 23rd

Sri Lankan High commissioner in Islamabad Meets Pakistani Naval Chief

India and Vietnam agree to explore new areas of cooperation in Maritime domain

New controller for warship production in the Navy appointed

Sri Lanka has to make a choice to partner in Indo Pacific region says Pak envoy

Sri Lanka believes in a safe, secure peaceful Indian Ocean region says its foreign minister

India In Touch With China over Two Stranded Ships in Chinese Waters: MEA

Joint exercises with foreign navies an important component of the security scenario says a top Indian security official

Fire hits PIL vessel at Napier Port

Indian and Indonesian Navies conduct coordinated patrolling in the Indian Ocean Region

World Renowned business school on Maritime affairs to have a campus in Gujarat

Sri Lanka rejects and returns Chinese canned fish saying it is unfit for human consumption

SCI wins 1st ever "Diversity & Equality Award" at the Seatrade Maritime Awards MEISA 2020

Bay of Bengal initiative for cooperation among south Asian nations to hold its 5th summit meeting in Colombo next year

Navy's senior most submariner Vice Admiral Sri Kant passes away

Imported Turmeric concealed in Onion consignment seized by the Sri Lankan customs

Forty two Indian fishermen in Sri Lankan custody for trespassing into their waters

Exploring islands in the Indian coastline to be used as naval base Chief of defense staff Gen Rawat says

Finally Chennai beaches are open to people after a Nine Month closure due to pandemic

Panel on divestment approves privatisation of Shipping Corporation

Last minute appeal to save aircraft carrier Virat

Container shortage crisis arrives for India

GRSE built stealth frigate ship “HIMGIRI” launched

Race among nations to acquire strategic bases in the Indian Ocean region

Contraband gold being smuggled from Sri Lanka seized in the midseas by coastguards

India gives call for an Open and Inclusive Indo Pacific in the security summit at Hanoi

Singapore based anti piracy centre ReCAAP ISC expresses concern over continued incidents of robbery against ships in Singapore Straits

Over 100 million metric tons of strategic metals found underneath the Indian Ocean which belongs to India says Oceanography expert

India would not like to see its ties with Sri lanka through the prism of China says high Commissioner

New Guidance Aims To Help Companies Devise And Implement Mental Health Policies For Seafarers

Tanker Rescues Two People Clinging to Wood Plank in Torres Strait

Naval officers passing out at ceremony at Cochin naval establishment

Strategic Marine Signs Contract with Centus Marine For its Industry Leading 40m Fast Crew Boat

Sri Lanka’s Defence strategy should have its Focus on developing the Navy, Colombo parliamentarian demands in Sri Lankan Parliament

After Malabar exercises with US navy, India conducts passage exercises with the Russian navy on the Indian Ocean

Shipping Industry Commits to Eliminating Single-Use Plastics in 2021

Shipping Goals Switched From Sustainability to Survival During Coronavirus Pandemic

1,900 Containers Lost or Damaged on ONE Boxship

Empty boxes in US and CHINA lying in depots despite the shortage issues

Cyclone Burevi is close to Pamban coast and will cross between Pamban and kanyakumari either on Dec 3rd night or 4th morning

Even in trying times like these, India has not forgotten to help countries who needed assistance – Vice President

Cyclone Burevi to cross Srilankan coast at Mullaitivu tonight, enter South TN coast as a cyclone on December 3rd morning

Maharashtra to strengthen coastal security

Markel Singapore Appoints Marine Underwriter

First-ever luxury Cruise service on the holy Saryu River

Indigenous aircraft carrier project takes off at Cochin ship yard

6 fishermen missing off the Mangalore coast after the boat carrying them capsizes in the mid seas owing to rough weather

The takeover of a trucking Logistics company approved by the Competition commission of India

Vedanta, DP World Eye Shipping Corp; Shapoorji-ADIA Deal on Hold

Security dialogue concludes at Colombo

Fishing boat stuck in Arabian Sea due to engine failure: help sought from Navy

UK and France Sign Deal to Crack down on Migrant Crossings

Containership Grounds in Suez Canal Briefly Interrupting Traffic

The ships powered by 'green hydrogen'

Islands be made ports says Prime Minister

Search operations for the missing naval pilot still on in the Arabian Sea

MOL tests microplastic collection device on a newbuilding vessel

Naval aircraft crashes into the sea

High level security conclave between India Sri Lanka and Maldives commenced at Colombo on Nov 27 National security advisor Ajit Doval leads Indian delegation

Three Crewmembers Rescued from Barge after Tug Sinks off Rhode Island

Cyclone Nivar remains a severe cyclonic storm after making landfall

Study calls for ban and phasing out of scrubbers to protect the oceans

CMA CGM to launch SEAPRIORITY EXPRESS (SEA-X) service connecting Yantian with Los Angeles

PM Narendra Modi speaks to TN CM and Puducherry CM on the impending Cyclone Nivar

Indian foreign secretary to visit Nepal the first high level contact since the border problems arose between the neighboring countries

Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh coasts gear up to face the impending cyclone

Coastguards averts a major ecological disaster off Nicobar Island by towing a oil tanker to safety

Piracy incidents in the vital Asian Sea Lane of Singapore Straits is on the increase on 2020

Indian Navy commences joint naval exercises with the Singapore navy at Andaman seas

Foundation stone for four fishing habors laid in Andha Pradesh

Danica: Each crew change costing up to $2,000 more amid COVID-19 impact

Malabar Naval exercises conclude in Arabian Sea

Merchant vessels/ships can use IRNSS to obtain position information similar to GPS India’s; IRNSS is now part of World Wide Radio Navigation System

Iran’s Guards Launch ‘Aircraft Carrier’ Warship -State Media

United States considering setting up a Naval base, the First fleet near Singapore. To seek India's cooperation in the venture says US Navy Secretary

Indo-Thai Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT)

Carnival Cancels Cruises in Early 2021

Idled Cruise Ship Answers Mayday Call in the Caribbean

Shipping Should Seize the Opportunity of Low Carbon Methanol

Japan & Australia sign landmark defence deal to counter China's growing influence in South China Sea

MSC tipped to overtake Maersk at the top of the liner rankings

Truck rentals up 7-8% in October-November’ says IFTRT

Smuggled turmeric from India caught in Colombo's suburban beach

IMO’s Maritime Safety Committee takes practical steps to support shipping and seafarers during pandemic

Broad Agreement forged that Indian Ocean is no longer a Zone of Peace by the Pathfinders Foundation's Indian Ocean Security Conclave

GoG: Pirates kidnap another 5 seafarers in just 4 days

ABB to supply power and propulsion systems for 5 Fincantieri-built ships

Malabar exercises this time a low key affair

The First Maritime SheEO Conference on “ Diversity And Sustainability: The Business Case “ schedule on 23rd November,2020

Andaman’s project to modernise marine dockyard to gain momentum

Case filed against port official

Ro Pax ferry services inaugurated by PM in Gujarat suspended due to technical Snag in the ship

UNCTAD gives its take on shipping in the post-pandemic era

Midshipman Sydney Barber Breaks Barriers at United States Naval Academy

A new submarine for the Indian navy launched from Mazagon docks Mumbai

PM Modi Leads Indian delegation at 20th SCO Council of Heads of State Summit

Shippers allege lines are refusing to carry US export cargo

The first consignment of e-waste from Sri Lanka is being exported to Japan for recycling

Pirates attack two tankers off West Africa

SCI sale faces delay as management goes for corporate recast

A naval officer is missing and another dead while swimming in the sea off Visakhapatam coast

Kerala launches “Parivarthanam” scheme for better livelihood of fisherfolk

After US ultimatum, Sri Lanka deepens ties with China by opening a dialogue with Chinese Communist party for the first time

The CMA CGM Group partners with Seaexplorer in the Vendée Globe 2020 race.

Rodolphe Saadé, CEO of the CMA CGM Group awarded “Global Personality Award” at SeaTrade Maritime Awards International 2020

First FIN-SMART Roundtable on Financing Sustainable Maritime Transport

Last minute directive by Bombay High court to defense ministry to take a decision on INS Virat

Rise of China has resulted in increased focus on Indo Pacific region says Foreign secretary Shringla

Shipping ministry issues draft coastal shipping bill for public consultation

Coast guard ship manufactured by the Larsen and Toubro commissioned

Handing over Food Aid to Sudan by the naval ship INS Airavat

The Malabar naval exercises has begun off Visakhapatnam coast in Bay of Bengal

Study: U.S. is a Major Contributor to Ocean Plastic Pollution

ICS launches online classes for Shipping Professionals Worldwide

Sri Lankan Navy ensures two decommissioned vessels serve as artificial reef to shelter fish and crustaceans

Bangladesh to undertake massive capital dredging project of its waterways in a bid to end regional disparities

Fincantieri Partners with India’s Leading Shipbuilder

Is Safety a matter of luck by-chance in Shipping industry? By (Capt.) Suresh Bhardwaj- Resident Director & Principal MASSA Maritime Academy

Navy signs a MOU with Coimbatore based MSMEs to absorb technology

Supreme Court extends its deadline for granting permanent commission to women in Indian Navy till December 31st this year

US warns Sri Lanka to be wary of Chinese moves in the region

IEC Telecom provides communication facility to smaller crafts

US seeks fresh cooperation with Indonesia to contain China in South China Sea

United States will stand with people of India against threats to its sovereignty

Hundreds Stranded, Ports Closed as Typhoon Molave Batters Philippines

Attempts to smuggle Turmeric to Sri lanka through boats foiled

ReCAAP sends fresh alerts to ships passing through Singapore Strait

7 stowaways arrested after UK forces take control over suspected hijacked tanker

Shipping Ministry mulling to make Vizhinjam a Transshipment Hub

An agreement between India and United States on cards during US Secretary of State's visit to New Delhi on Oct 27th

Cruise ship has resumed business at Cochin

India and Sri Lanka conclude Joint naval exercises as part of strategic partnership

United States plays down the significance of the Quadrilateral grouping says it is not a military alliance

New Zealand Cracks down on Livestock Ships

Andhra Pradesh moots a proposal to tap Tidal energy in its one thousand kilometer long coastline

Jakob friis sørensen- managing director APM Terminals Pipavav: adoption of new age technologies to flourish maritime sector in the new normal

Chief of Naval Staff reviews Operational readiness of the Navy somewhere in the Arabian Sea

Mauritius Denies Bail to Wakashio’s Captain

Navy to get the first batch of women pilots for operational missions

Female leadership can be maritime industry game changer

Hope to salvage the decommissioned aircraft carrier is fading

Indigenously built ASW Corvette ‘Kavaratti’ Commissioned by Chief of Army Staff Gen Manoj Mukund Naravane at Visakhapatnam

Cochin ship yard starts construction of electric catamarans to provide last mile connectivity to Cochin Metro passengers

Cruise Ship Rescues 24 People from Sinking Boat off Florida Coast

Coast Guard Commanders of India and Bangladesh hold high level consultations

Australia to join the Malabar naval exercises scheduled to begin next month in Bay of Bengal and Arabian Sea

Scare in Colombo Port as 5 employees of Colombo dock yard tested positive for covid

BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile test Fired from Navy’s Stealth Destroyer, INS Chennai

India Sri Lanka remain strategic partners

Bankrupt Hermitage Offshore Auctions Off Fleet

IMB Piracy Report: Crew Kidnappings Surge in Gulf of Guinea

75 incidents of sea piracy and armed robbery against ships in Asian waters in Jan to Sept 2020 Singapore based anti piracy center says

It is still suspense whether the decommissioned aircraft carrier will receive the blow of the hammer or not

Singapore bunkering standards usher in era of transparency, cost savings

Large scale death of marine species reported in Sri Lankian East coast following the Oil spill from the tanker MV Diamond last month

Government may invite fresh bids for Concor, SCI next month

8 beaches recommended by government get International Blue Flag Certification

Coastal security exercises conducted in Kerala coast ends on Oct 9th

Coastguards save a fishing boat in distress near Kanyakumari

The ‘Dark Forces’ Surrounding The Captain’s Lawyers In Mauritius Wakashio Oil Spill Ship Case.

Training with compassion: By Mr. Pawan Kapoor- Managing Director ISF Maritime Services Pvt Ltd, CEO ISF Group International

Charges framed against the captain of the Oil tanker MV Diamond

Giant Hospital Ship Nears Completion at Tianjin Xingang Shipyard

High ranking Chinese official arrives in Colombo to meet Sri Lankan President and the Prime Minister

Pakistan Navy will add 50 more vessels and a is building a Submarine with Chinese technology

Seventh offshore patrol built by the Chennai based L and T ship building launched

Open and Inclusive Indo Pacific need of the hours says External Affairs Minister Jaishankar at Quad meet at Tokyo

The fire ravaged oil tanker M V Diamond is being towed to Gulf port

Maid of the Mist launches new all-electric, zero-emission ferries

US Ambassador on China Sri Lankan ties

From The Desk of Dr. (Capt.) S. Bhardwaj Resident Director & Principal – MASSA Maritime Academy Chennai

Crew Member Brutally Stabs and Kills Fellow Seafarer with Knife on Container Ship

CMA-CGM Struggles To Restore Systems after Cyber Attack

Oil tanker MV Diamond Owners pay Rs 442 Million to Lankan govt for extinguishing the fire

Coast guard commissions a fast patrol vessel constructed by the Garden Reach ship builders Kolkata

The fire ravaged oil tanker MV Diamond is being towed to a Port, possibly to Gulf from where it had come

Indian and Bangladesh Navies hold Joint Naval Exercises in Northern Bay of Bengal

Last minute bid to save INS Virat

Sri Lanka has found Natural Gas reserves close to Tamil Nadu coast

Tamil Nadu fishermen demand direct talks with fishermen in Jaffna

Colombo Court declines to arrest the captain of the Oil Tanker MV Diamond

Panama Canal Authority Wins $265 Million Arbitration Case Against Expansion Project Contractor

INS Virat in place at Alang Ship breaking Yard in Gujarat to receive the hammer

Come October 90 minute evening cruise on Hooghly River to have glimpse of Kolkata

Suez Canal Authority to buy tug boats pilot boats and dredgers from Sri Lanka

Mazagon dock shipbuilders to develop 37-acre land

India asks Sri Lanka to implement the Tamil accord signed in 1987

Panama Canal Named Finalist for Platts Global Energy Awards

Celebrationof WORLD MARITIME DAY 2020- NMDCC Chennai host webinar.

Bilateral Maritime Exercise Between Japan and India (JIMEX 20) to Commence off West Coast of India

Indian and Royal Australian Navy have joined For PASSEX Joint Exercise On September 23-24

Sri Lanka demands more money from the Oil tanker as damages

Russian Navy Vessel and Container Ship Collide in Danish Waters

Fleet Management Ltd. Presented with CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION By The Nautical Institute.

16 countries do not insist on visa for entry to Indian passport holders

Digital naming ceremony held for CMA CGM’s 23,000 TEU behemoth

The Decommissioned Naval Aircraft carrier INS Virat arrives at the Alang ship breaking yard to go under hammer from Sep 28

Alleged poaching by Tamil Nadu fishermen likely to figure during the video conference meeting between PM Modi and his Sri Lankan PM Mahinda Rajapakshe on Sep 26th

Fisheries get additional infra in Tamil Nadu coast

Indian flag shipping industry records 9% increase in tonnage capacity between 2017 and 2020

Indian Tsunami Early Warning Centre is providing Tsunami Services to 25 Indian Ocean Countries: Dr. Harsh Vardhan

Viking Line Ferry Grounds in Finland

The Satellite launch port proposed in South Tamil Nadu will be a small one with one launch pad says Union Minister

In a historic first, two women chopper pilots to operate from Navy warships

Another decommissioned Naval aircraft carrier to go under hammer

CMMI Webinar- How UK manages to retain No 1 position as a Maritime destination.

Tensions build up on the OIl corridor as US aircraft carrier reaches the Persian Gulf to take on Iran

Hurtigruten Cancels Remaining 2020 Cruises

Centre recommends Eight Beaches for International Certification; the Beaches in Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Maharashtra have not been taken into consideration

Container vessel calls recover but worker shortages rise

SL must use locational advantage to become world’s leading maritime hub – President

CMMI Webinar- How UK manages to retain No 1 position as a Maritime destination.

MacGregor receives EUR 13 million orders from Asia and Scandinavia

Mauritians Protest ‘Failed’ Government Response to Wakashio Oil Spill

Leak of fuel from the fire ravaged oil tanker is sealed by Sri Lankan naval divers

Customs seizes smuggled textiles worth Rs 3.3 crore on fishing trawler bound for Bangladesh

India calls for comprehensive disengagement of troops on both sides both in front line and in depth during the Moscow dialogue

Keel laid for the third stealth frigate of Project 17A

Pakistan Leading Demolition Market Price-Wise; shipyards in Gujarat likely to be hit

No fear of oil spill as crude cargo is intact inside the tanker says Indian coastguards

Alarm bells in the Sri Lankan establishment following the discovery of oil slick

At last, after five decades Tamil Nadu will have the Second Petroleum Refinery

Fire erupts once again in the Oil Tanker MV New Diamond in Sri Lankan east coast but put off by coastguards

Experts arrive to join efforts to salvage burning tanker off Sri Lankan coast

Indo Russian Naval Exercises, Indra Navy gets off to a start off Bay of Bengal


Chinese Navy scouting for bases in Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Pakistan says Pentagon report

Two Russian warships join the fire fighting operations in the Indian Oil tanker off the Sri Lankan East coast

At least 2 ship crew feared killed and nineteen rescued so far in the oil tank fire off the Sri Lankan east coast

India needs to regain Maritime influence East of Malacca Straits to contain possible Chinese Naval incursions in the Indian Ocean Region

China has the largest Navy in the World. And it’s not just big, but it’s getting better says the US Defense Ministry Pentagon

Dredging Corporation of India Net Profit at Rs 11 cr in June quarter

Adani Ports rides on acquisitions to withstand covid-induced downturn, feel Equity Analysts

Olive branch once again from Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Vice Admiral SR Sarma assumes charge as chief of Materiel, Indian Navy

Maritime Education: Challenges and Course Corrections during the Pandemic By Dr. Malini Shankar, IAS (Retd.)- Vice Chancellor, Indian Maritime University; Ex Chairperson, NSB, EX DG

1000 kgs sea cucumber worth rs 5 cr seized by Indian coast guard in Gulf of Mannar

A Former Cabinet Minister to be the Sri Lankan High Commissioner in New Delhi

Marine Ambulance to benefit coastal fishing community is being commissioned in Kerala

Transforming the Heartfulness Way - Meditation with Yogic Transmission- Cleansing session- Webinar organized by IME(I) Mumbai Branch

Cochin shipyard starts work on construction of boats for the Cochin Metro

The Philippines coast reports two incidents of armed robbery against ship crew ten days ago

The decommissioned aircraft carrier to be dismantled

Casualty off the Coast of Mauritius – It is too easy to blame seafarers or the Flag State / Dr. (Capt.) Vivek Jain

CMA CGM appoints Atit Mahajan as its new MD in India

About 21 crore mandays employment provided and Rs.16,768 crore spent by the seventh week of Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan

Nagashiki Shipping Apologizes For Wakashio Oil Spill

Creation of the unified command structure in the defense forces is a milestone says defense minister Rajnath singh

Indian captain of the Japanese ship which ran aground near Mauritus island arrested for causing damage to the shore

Andaman Island cut off from the main land as shipping services to Chennai remain suspended

Naval Commanders Conference opens in the National Capital amidst presence of Chinese Navy in the Indian Ocean Region

Indian coast guard commences joint patrol and training with state marine police

India rushes assistance to Mauritius to contain the Oil spill

Harmonisation of terms of conditions for class/statutory issues- By Mr. Vijay Arora, IACS General Policy Group Chairman

Artic Sea ice is melting at an alarming pace says a research body in Goa

Indian Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel ‘Sarthak’ launched

Grounded Mauritius ship operator apologises for oil leak

Indian Ocean Island Mauritius declares environmental emergency after a Japanese ship ran aground resulting in a major oil spill

Indian smuggled turmeric seized in mid sea by the Sri Lankan Navy

Sri Lankan boats seized for illegal fishing in the Indian Ocean Island Seychelles last month

Fishermen from neighboring states have to undergo 14 days quarantine before fishing operations into Karnataka coast

Olive branch from Beijing

Boat industry in Northern Odissa in doldrums due to the pandemic

IMO sets remote meeting plan for September-December 2020

Submarine Optical fibre cable project launched for Andaman Islands

National Handloom Day observed on 7 August

Italian Marines case: Won't pass any order without hearing victims' kin, SC says as Centre moves closure plea

High end Hilsa fish smuggled from Bangladesh seized at the Petropole border

Southern Naval Command evacuates a ship captain in the mid sea with medical issues to a hospital in Cochin

Two incidents of boat capsize in swollen rivers in North Bihar 25 persons feared killed

Giant SOS on Pacific Island Leads to Rescue of Three Stranded Sailors

Flood prone Assam to get four Ro Pax vessels manufactured by Cochin shipyard shortly

Colombo Dockyard launches Buoy Tender Vessel

Sri Lanka describes China as a historical ally of the island nation says Lanka's defense secretary

Cruise with confidence on Jalesh Cruises from Nov 6

Indian and Sri Lankan Defense authorities hold dialogue amidst increased presence of Chinese naval forces in the Indian Ocean Region

Softlink partners with ODeX for efficient filing of VGM & Form 13

Understanding seafarers’ stress- webinar by CMMI

Yet another mishap at Visakhapatnam; this time at the shipyard at least fifteen employees feared killed in a crane collapse

Sea Machines Partners with Maine Maritime Academy & MARAD to Include Intelligent Vessel Systems in Curriculum

Navy beefs up strength in the Indian Ocean Region

Rafael planes enter Indian airspace; Indian Navy welcomes them in Arabian Sea

Large Bulk Carrier Runs Aground in Mauritius

Ranjit Ray of DP World appointed as National Contact pPoint of World FZO for India/

Vice Admiral MA Hampiholi, AVSM, NM assumes Charge as commandant Indian Naval Academy near Kozhikode in Kerala

Solar ferry operating in the Vembanad lake gets a global award

Covid -19: Cruise tourism resumes in Taiwan but only to domestic ports

Nine fishermen rescued from a capsized boat by the navy near Pamban Bridge

Shipping lending dips to lowest level in over a decade

Three floating ambulances will be commissioned in Kerala to look after the first aid needs of fishermen

Gujarat coast will be out of bounds for fishermen from other parts of India soon

Coronavirus pandemic a catalyst for Shipping’s Digitalization : Survey

India and United States have a shared commitment on free movement in Indo Pacific

2 Mega Watt Solar Power Plant Inaugurated at Naval Station Karanja, Uran

Missing and found in Andaman Seas a Thai buoy, an instrument to monitor wave height and provide early Tsunami warning

Online conclave on “inland waterways transportation in India and way forward” conducted by IME(I), Mumbai branch

India allows foreign seafarers to sign off at its ports

Cargo handled by Gujarat's minor ports drop by 26 per cent during the first quarter of the current financial year YoY April to June 2020

United States all set to conduct exercises with Indian Navy off the Andaman coast

Second Underwater Museum commissioned off Sri Lankan Port of Trincomalee

Missing tanker reappears in Iran after suspected ‘hijacking’

MSC-operated ship loses over 20 containers overboard off South Africa

Maersk to start new Colombo-Mundra-Qasim-Mundra Jade Express from Sept

CMA CGM reorganises AS1 service by connecting Nhava Sheva

An official functioning in Rashtrapathi Bhavan joins the Shipping ministry as Joint secretary

DP World in talks to buy Indian flag carrier Shreyas Shipping

The first to send an sos to Govt but among the last to be repatriated thanks to the efforts of a good samaritan Sea farer

DMCA increases bunkering fleet in Dubai waters to 12 ships

Maritime Doctrine of Sri Lanka launched by the island nation's Navy last week

United States steps up pressure on China against its acts of hegemony in South China Sea

Fire breaks out at pharmaceutical unit near Visakhapatnam

Technical session on LUBE OIL ANALYSIS AND CRITICALITIES- Webinar conducted By IME(I), Mumbai Branch

Fire aboard US Navy warship in San Diego injures 21 people

Sri Lankan Navy nabs four Tamils while they were crossing over to the island nation

Karnataka Tourism Minister CT Ravi Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Italian marines cases: Apart from 2 fishermen who were killed, a 14 year old boy was in the boat and compensation demanded since he committed suicide due to depression

Tensions between India and China not likely to escalate says a Sri Lankan Media report

Navy completes the Covid 19 Repatriation Operations

Shipping Minister takes stock of light house projects in Gujarat

Seafarer suicide statistics spotlighted as coronavirus curtails crew changes

Fair trial and good compensation to the families of Indian fishermen says Kerala chief minister in the Italian Marines case

Merchant vessel rescues 6 Sri lankan fishermen from a capsized boat 170 nautical miles off Chennai

United States and China spar over South China Sea

India Entitled For Compensation But Can't Prosecute Italian Marines says the World Court and the Government to accept it

Covid 19 takes toll of the boat races in Kerala

New Commander for Tamil Nadu Naval Area

Cadet Officers of the Sri Lankan training ship, Lanka Kalyani pay tribute to ace Indian Mariner Harry Subramaniam

Maritime Fraternity loses its Guru

Amidst tiff with China, India and Japan hold Joint Naval exercises in Indian Ocean Region; China in a counter move will hold naval exercises from July 1

Navy Inducts Indigenously Developed Torpedo Decoy System

Goa type beach shacks to be promoted in Maharashtra; the state owned resorts are to be privatized to give boost to tourism

670 Fishermen from Tamil Nadu stranded in Iran for over 3 months will reach Tuticorin port in the next three days

Colombo will no longer likely be hub for crew change for Indian sea farers after some of them test positive for the virus

Over Thirty Sailors contact Corona virus in the Naval station INS Parundu in South Coastal Tamil Nadu

UGC panel suggests scrapping final year exams of all colleges, universities

Milaha partners with Major Indian NGOs in their fight against COVID-19

DG Shipping extends validity of seafarers’ certificates till December 2021

Sea planes will be deployed for the first time in the country in Ahmedabad

Over 20 containers fall overboard near Hilo

Entire Maersk Line fleet to get Wilhelmsen SBA ropes

12 trainee Sailors in a Naval Establishment in Lonavala near Mumbai test positive for Corona virus

The last batch of stranded Indians from Tamil Nadu will reach home after a three month hold up in the island nation

Indian crew member stranded in a ship for three months off the British coast dies of cardiac arrest; 168 crew members from India still remain stranded

The Three Ports around Chennai will be allowed to function under the revised norms for the ‘intensified’ lockdown

Trump says coronavirus will ‘fade away’ even without a vaccine

Sri Lankan Navy on high alert to thwart asylum seekers from coronavirus-hit countries

Seafarers head home; 10,000 to land at Mumbai Port by June 28

NYK’s Response to Covid-19

VLOC Stellar Banner Scuttled off Brazil

INS Kesari Returns to Port Louis, Mauritius to pick up the Navy's medical team from the island nation

Naval Pilots Graduate at INS Rajali, Arakkonam

Aircraft carrier theft suspects report negative for covid 19 test; trial to start at a Cochin court early next week

Eastern Naval Command gets new Chief of Staff

Revive Chennai Coast gains momentum with a Tech Major offering support to the project

Navy Ship INS Shardul brings back 233 stranded Indians from Iran

Two arrested for theft of classified parts of an Aircraft Carrier under construction in Cochin Ship yard

Trawling ban comes into force in Kerala coast from June 9th midnight

UN entities and private sector join forces to tackle invasive species and reduce emissions

Celebrating the oceans on World Oceans Day – a message from IMO Secretary General Kitack Lim

Thousands of Filipino Seafarers Might Lose Their Jobs

Indian coast ship ‘SUJAY’ re-based at Chennai from Paradip

Officer shortage to widen and inflate manning costs: Drewry

Retail sale of fish in the Kasimode fishing harbors wharfs banned

Indian Navy Commences evacuation of Indian citizens from Iran

India sends essential medicines to the Indian Ocean island of Seychelles through naval vessel INS Kesari

Two Large Maritime Associations MASSA and FOSMA arranges Charter Flights to effect crew change in foreign ports: By Capt Shiv Halbe, CEO MASSA

Naval ship INS Jalashwa to arrive at Tuticorin port on June seventh with 700 stranded Indians from Maldives

Inmarsat extends seafarers' telemedicine service with COVID-19 response

USCG Medevacs Burned Crew Member of Maersk Ship in Atlantic

Rotterdam hosts world’s largest containership

Cautious optimism marks the high level military dialogue between India and China

Shipping Ministry may reinstate cabotage restriction, initial deliberation begins

Navy at Cochin provide quarantine facilities for free to 176 Indian passengers from Bahrain and Oman

Two Allies of United States sign a deal; both have a problem with China

Major Impact on climate due to extension of Antartic's Amery Ice Shelf (AIS), NCPOR study reveals

Usually Serene Arabian Sea has become stormy these days; 7 cyclones struck the West Coast in the last 2 years

Philippines naval ship returns home after an extended stay at Cochin port due to fire on board the ship

DLDS’ LBS app completes tracking 25 million containers

Chennai's Indian Institute of technology develops a dredging technology to increase the population of dolphins in Odissa's chilka lake


The bi weekly Passenger shipping service between Chennai port and Port Blair resumes

Sailing of M.V.NICOBAR on 28.05.2020 after a gap of 53 days due to outbreak of covid 19 pandemic

Indians being repatriated from Sri Lanka by air;naval ship will leave from Colombo to Tuticorin port on May 31st

Ultraviolet Disinfection Facilities Developed AT Western Naval Command

IAPH report says 45% of ports see drop in Containership calls

CISF guarding Mazgon docks down with corona virus

DSME delivers largest container ship, solidifying its status as a leading smart ship builder

300 Sri Lankan Naval personnel who contracted Corona virus leave hospital after treatment while over 300 more are still under treatment

Welfare Scheme for Seafarers and their families who suffer from novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak: Mr Amitabh Kumar, Chairman - Seafarers Welfare Fund Society (SWFS)/

An Offshore patrol vessel of the naval enters Cochin port on May 21 after being in the sea continuously for 80 days

Navy vessel deployed to assist Lankan trawlers drifting towards Indonesia to avoid cyclone Amphan

Indian Naval Ship to leave Colombo Port for Tuticorin on June 1; passengers to bear the cost of travel as well as for mandatory quarantine facilities

Second Addendum on Protocol on Inland Water Transit and Trade between India and Bangladesh, 2020

DNV and China Shipbuilding to Develop Smart Ship

US Navy in the Gulf warns Iran of retaliation

Will Sunderban tropical forest, now near the eye of the storm save Bangladesh from devastation as it had done in the past remains the suspense

Sri Lankan naval personnel recover from Covid 19

India to be developed as Transshipment Hub; at least 2 ports in the Top 10 rankings Globally : Maritime Vision 2030 Draft

CMMI and IME (I) jointly conduct conclave on 16th May, 2020 with the Theme “ Emerging Maritime Opportunities & Transformation “

DP World CEO feels UAE will come out of COVID 19 pandemic stronger than others

Warning cage no 2’ hoisted at Pamban Bridge in Rameswaram due to cyclone Amphan

OP Samudra Setu phase 2 - INS Jalashwa brings home 588 Indians from Maldives

Weekly NUSI “KAAM KI BAAT” every Saturday at 1200 hrs on Facebook Live

A Ship and Two Interceptor Boats of the Indian Coast Guards commissioned by Defense Minister Rajnath Singh

Japan’s First LNG Bunkering Vessel Launched — Operations to Begin in Autumn 2020

Workers Start to Fall Ill at Brazil’s Busiest Port

ITF: 15 Seafarers abandoned on LPG tanker

CMA CGM obtains € 1.05 billion loan

Garden Reach Ship builders, the War Ship Building Facility of the Navy reports 38 active corona cases

Indian naval ship hands over food grains to Maldives

Navy devises am equipment for better care of Covid patients at the ICU at Visakhpatnam hospital

At Least 19 Killed in Iranian Missile Training Accident in Gulf of Oman

Research ship attacked, two Russians kidnapped

Operation Samudra Setu INS Magar Arrives at Male to Evacuate Indian Citizens

Repatriated Indians Arrive Kochi Onboard Indian Naval Warship INS Jalashwa FROM Maldives

COVID-19: Maritime Education & Training for Indian Seafarers presently under Disarray

40 US dollars charged from the stranded Indians from Maldives for their sea passage to Cochin Port

Indian Navy’s Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) clears Certification by INMAS (Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences)

The evacuation of stranded Indians to commence from Maldives from May 8th/

Tanker sank by stern in Rio de Janeiro

Indian Navy launches Operation “Samudra Setu”

Corona attacks Sri Lankan Navy

Germany seizes half a tonne of cocaine on bulker at Port of Hamburg

Pink cocaine found in underwater hull stash of reefer

Andhra Pradesh to construct 8 fishing harbors in the State's Coast in three years

Andhra Pradesh to construct 8 fishing harbors in the State's Coast in three years

USNS Comfort Leaves New York after Treating 182 Patients

Maersk delivers Refrigerated Containers to South Africa

Seafarers and climate change - key issues highlighted during IMO virtual meeting

Rs. 50 lakh compensation declared for the Port employees/workers in case of loss of life due to COVID-19

China helps Sri Lankan Navy in its efforts to contain corona virus

New appointees as Shipping Secretary & Special Secretary (Logistics

Increasing Finance for A Healthy Ocean

Despite Coronavirus, Caribbean Anti-Smuggling Efforts Continue

Sri Lankan Navy helps remove body of Lankan chef from a Merchant vessel at Colombo Port

Thirty Sri lankan Naval personnel contract Covid-19 in the naval camp

Gujarat hires three cargo vessels to transport stranded fishermen from Veraval port

Handling cargo with caution, 55,238 crew, passengers not allowed to disembark: Official

Sri Lanka poses the same problem to Seychelles islands which they complain against Tamil fishermen-Poaching

Andhra fishermen living in boats in Gujarat port with no aid from the state administration for the last one month

From Chennai to Southern Odissa, the case of migrant fishermen managing to reach home beating the lock down restrictions

Teaching moves online at World Maritime University amid pandemic

Mr Maneesh Pradhan, MD Anglo- Eastern Ship Management (India) Pvt Ltd speaks about the lessor known Warriors in COVID-19 – Our Seafarers

Naval personnel test positive for corona virus in Mumbai

MSC SHIPMANAGEMENT to donate 50k surgical masks in India

Master of Panamax container ship killed by crew

Germany, other EU countries provide COVID-19 liquidity relief to cruise lines

Stena offering its ferry to serve as a hospital ship

COVID-19: No safety compromise in cargo handling at ports: Shipping Ministry Official

19 Filipino crew members of ship in Brazil test positive

The lock down and Pamban bridge blockade forced TN fishermen to remain in sea for nearly a month

Three fish merchants drowned off Mumbai coast; search is on for the third day

Abandoned mission to Malaysia, 400 rohingyas back in Bangladesh while 28 died due to starvation in mid sea during the 60 day jinxed voyage / news

Sailors do not need to die: Captain Brett Crozier; USS Theodore Roosevelt Sailor Dies after Contracting COVID-19;

Over 90 Goan seafarers stuck in a cruise ship at the outer anchroage of Bombay port

MASSA & FOSMA together extend support to fight COVID-19

Navy provides quarantine facilities for 44 suspected corona patients who returned from Iran for 15 days

Indian Navy Hands over In-House Portable Multifeed Oxygen Manifolds to Visakhapatnam District Administration

Vital Assets like Ships, Submarines Must Remain Free from Coronavirus: Navy Chief Karambir Singh

ICS Issues New Guidance on Managing Ship and Seafarer Certificates during the Coronavirus Pandemic

After 135 Years, NYK appoints its First Hawsepiper Captain

Fishing industry and fishing operations completely exempted from the lock down Home clarifies

WHO warns, lifting lockdown restrictions too quickly can lead to resurgence of COVID-19 cases

Navy Provides Rations for Stranded Migrant Labourers in Mumbai

Japan bans Filipino seafarers from entering the country

Hospital Ship USNS Comfort to Start Accepting COVID-19 Patients

A Sri Lankan employee of an Italian cruise ship taken out of the ship outside Colombo Port by the Lankan naval guards

Florida: Crew Members with COVID-19 Symptoms Medevaced from Two Royal Caribbean Ships

Kerala government destroys large quantity of contaminated fish in a swift operation

Fishermen in TN coast worried over the prospects of enforcement of the Annual ban on fishing right from the day when the lock down ends

MASSA & FOSMA together extend support to fight COVID-19

Southern Naval Command creates a Training capsule to treat Corona virus patients for non-medical personnel

Outlook for domestic ship-breaking industry turns negative with volatile scrap prices & falling rupee: ICRA

Andhra Pradesh fishermen in mid sea while the lock down was implemented stranded in Paradip port for a week without food

Carnival to Put Majority of Its Ships in Prolonged Layups

Freightwalla launches android app to help operate shipments “On The Go” /

Indian Navy Warship Supports Stranded Fishermen at Sea

USCG gives guidance on who is a “marine critical infrastructure worker”

Naval Dockyard Mumbai designs low cost Temperature Gun at a cost less than Rs thousand

HRAS CEO Slams Fear of Telling the Truth about Seafarers’ Struggles

Two cruise ships with coronavirus patients all set to enter Florida port after being in mid sea for a fortnight

UN Secy General terms Covid-19 a most challenging human crisis

Migrants find themselves comfortable in sea in their boats in Kollam port in Southern Kerala Coast

Shipping Ministry issues direction to Major Ports not to levy any penalties for any delay caused due to COVID-19

Another cruise ship held up in mid sea with question mark over entry into Florida port- corona virus comes in the way

Navy’s Vizag unit comes out with a design of a ventilator which can be used by six patients at a time

Smooth operation of shipping activities is crucial for functioning of ports and cargo movement: DGS

Fish had to be dumped into the sea in Maharashtra coast due to lack of facilities in the coast

Navy resorts to mid sea refueling from among its vessels to save on foreign port call in the wake of corona virus threat

Southern Naval Command sets up a Corona Care Centre at Cochin

Chinese tracking devices have become a menace in Kerala coast

Fishing industry in Kerala in a soup in the wake of corona virus threat

Captain Livingstone: This Too Shall Pass

7 Kidnapped from MSC Talia F Containership

COVID – 19: India at Lockdown mode

DGS issues fresh instructions on operations of vessels & ports

Andhra Pradesh to have Nine New fishing harbors soon

Alarm in Sydney after some cruise passengers test positive for chrona virus

Coronavirus deaths in Italy overtake China as economic damage mounts

CMMI and IMEI give skilling support to the industry: SAFETY TRAINING FOR INLAND VESSEL OPERATORS

Covid-19: Italy reports highest one-day deaths; world leaders call for solidarity"

Covid-19: South Africa quarantines cruise ship over suspected cases

Supreme Court rules no gender discrimination in Navy

More than 25,000 crew, passengers on over 700 ships not allowed to disembark at Indian ports: Shipping Ministry official

Half of the World’s Beaches including Sri Lanka’s to disappear during 21st century

Mumbai - the first metropolitan city in India to introduce Ro-Pax Service to its transport infrastructure

IMO closes HQ and cancels MEPC75

India delivers 600 tons of rice to flood-hit Indian Ocean island state of Madagascar

Kovalam beach is being spruced up to get the coveted blue flag certification

Abu Dhabi Ports to develop the world’s first autonomous commercial tugboats

CMMI Annual Meet- 2020

Lines race to reposition empties as China returns to work/

Department of State and CDC advise U.S. citizens to avoid cruise travel

Russian Navy Ship Admiral Vinogradov docks at Colombo Port

18 Indians among those stranded in cruise ship on the Nileriver Egypt as the crew tested positive for Coronavirus

Fishing festival at Kachchativu island ICGS mandapam

You have not found it necessary to dignify us with a response: MWUN

ICS issues new coronavirus guidance for shipping industry

14 kg Smuggled gold worth several crores of rs recovered from the sea bed off Mandapam coast

California State declares State of emergency as a cruise ship passenger dies. The ship stopped in mid sea

Offshore Patrol Vessel-6 “VAJRA” is launched at Chennai

Covid-19: India evacuates 119 citizens quarantined onboard Diamond Princess

Jamaica and Cayman Islands deny entry to cruise ship with sick crew member

Coronavirus: Sea Japan 2020 postponed; ‘highly regrettable’ organizers say

GSL makes another ‘on time’ delivery of new class OPV

Largest fish species in the world getting injured in Indian Ocean

Indian Navy’s Dornier aircraft used in joint training with Sri Lanka

Australian border force to train Indian coastguards

Japanese Warship stays at Colombo port for three days

Southern Naval Command has a new Chief Staff Officer

Indian Naval Symphonic Orchestra performs at National capital

Marine Enforcement Wing launched to tackle errant fishermen

The condition of 8 Infected Indians with Coronavirus on Quarantined Cruise Ship Improving, says the Indian Embassy in Tokyo

Indian and Sri Lankan Navies launch joint search for oil and gas in the seas between the two countries

India all set to acquire Naval Helicopters from United States

The UK confirms evacuation flight for citizens on Diamond Princess Cruise ship

India and Norway strengthen partnership on Blue Economy

WHO warns against Novel Coronavirus 'blanket measures'

Sri Lankan Navy apprehends 11 Indian poachers along with three trawlers

India to fly home crew members quarantined in Japanese port

Indian Ocean Centered Peninsular Command in the offing

Gold seized from Sri Lankan fishermen in mid seas

Coronavirus Covid-19: Confirmed cases on Diamond Princess rise to 454

Chief of Naval staff arrives in Myanmar on a three day official visit

India and Norway to work jointly towards mitigating Marine Plastic litter and Microplastics; Issue Joint statement

Convocation of Indian Maritime University

Change of Command of Western Fleet on Feb 14

Maersk Tema suffers pirate attack

Indo Pacific region needs greater vigilance says President Kovind

Naval symphonic band in concert at Chennai and Mahabalipuram

Rear Admiral Puruvir Das, NM assumes charge as the Flag Officer Commanding Gujarat Naval Area (FOGNA)

Two Indians test positive for Corona-virus on cruise ship off Japan

Coronavirus: Confirmed cases continue to rise on Diamond Princess

Passage through Singapore straits is becoming unsafe for ships

Sovcomflot to order only LNG fuelled ships in future

It is unacceptable that the tragedy continues in this modern age: INTERCARGO

41 more passengers on cruise ship quarantined off Yokohama test positive for coronavirus

Japan decides to refuse entry to noncitizen cruise ship passengers bound for Okinawa due to virus concerns

Coronavirus: Hong Kong closes cruise terminals and quarantines Chinese travellers

Fuel prices slide on coronavirus outbreak fears

DNV GL launches online platform Fuel Boss for LNG bunkering

DG Shipping announces amnesty scheme for seafarers holding fake certificates

Cochin Shipyard launches passenger ship for Andamans with 1000 tonne cargo capacity

6 seafarers fall sick in coronavirus scare on CMA CGM ship

Indian Navy Launches 'Operation Vanilla' to Provide Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief at Madagascar

Royal Australian Navy Ship HMAS Toowoomba at Mumbai

WISTA International and the International Maritime Organisation, IMO, sign Memorandum of Understanding

This new (UK) Fisheries Bill takes back control of our waters says Environment Secretary; EU vessels can no more claim automatic rights to fish in British waters

Sri Lankan Government says it will work with India to ensure Peace and Security in the Region

GRSE set to deliver anti-submarine warfare corvette INS Kavaratti to Navy soon

Maiden arrival of ICGS Annie Besant to base port at Chennai

FreightBro now allows to book container space online with Maersk Spot APIs

Security Situation around the country remains uncertain says southern naval command chief

Samsung Heavy likely to receive compensation over order cancellation

Shipping Minister Mansukh Mandaviya meets IMO Secretary General at Davos

Naval base in Karnataka bans its staff from using social media apps

Port State Control to take tough line on IMO 2020 enforcement

Indian Navy Signs MoU for offshore Data with Geological Survey of India

Container vessel suffers fire in engine room at Mozambique Channel

India, Sri Lanka to set up a Maritime Coordination Centre to watch Chinese presence in Indian Ocean

Global Container shipping fleet to grow 3.5% in 2020: Alphaliner

MOL pledges support for those affected by bushfires in Australia

Coast Guard to acquire 16 advanced light helicopters


Shipping Players Look to Cut Carbon Emissions with Ammonia Fuel

Indian Navy to Get Upgraded Fuel HFHSD – IN 512

CSM and CMMI to explore maritime industry digitalization

NY to create Offshore Wind Training Institute

Royal Australian Navy’s HMAS Choules takes part in bushfire relief efforts

CMA CGM and Port of Dunkirk inaugurate cold ironing facilities

Indian Navy’s tableau for Republic Day Parade 2020 unveiled

Bangladesh High Court orders ban on single use plastic

International workshop with delegates from 15 countries formulated the framework for coastal vulnerability to be adopted across the IOCINDIO Countries

Naval vessel INS Sumedha provides assistance to stranded Vessel near Somali Coast

HPCL introduces very-low-sulphur shipping fuel oil

North Andhra Pradesh Coast witnesses Marine environmental degradation with scores of dead turtles getting washed-shore due to mechanized fishing

One MOL: toward New Growth’ exhorts President & CEO Ikeda in New Year Message

After successful Space expeditions, now is the time to study the Sea for resources says Prime Minister

Ilya Espino de Marotta makes Panama Canal history

MSC announces new rates from India and Pakistan

Hyundai Samho Gets USD 280 Mn Orders for Two Ships

General Manoj Mukund Naravane Takes Charge as New Army Chief

Sandy Hook pilot dies following fall from containership

Pirates Kidnap Eight from Greek Tanker off Cameroon

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat appointed as first Chief of Defence Staff /

Iranian ships will not get bunkers in international waters from Jan 1 since they have not confirmed the sulfar norms

Major espionage racket busted and eleven naval sailors arrested

Oman and India sign agreement on enhancing cooperation in field of Maritime Transport and Ports

Piracy along Malacca-Singapore Straits Jumps nearly fourfold

Crew of Pacific Warden Released

One more incident of attempted robbery reported from the sea near Singapore

Worrying’ rise in sea-levels in Indian Ocean basin: Study

Colombo Dockyard enters into contract with Kowa Japan to supply a pilot boat

Fishermen should shun using cheap Chinese identification system on security grounds

DP World awarded 30-year concession for the South Container Terminal at Jeddah Islamic Port

CMA CGM to sell a portfolio of ten port terminals to Terminal Link

Two NYK Group companies honored at 2019 Cruise of the Year Awards

Cabinet grants ex-post facto approval to Agreement between India and Sweden on Recognition of Seafarer Certificates

Indian Navy Chief concludes visit to Sri Lanka

ReCAAP ISC issues Alerts to ships underway in the eastbound lane of Singapore Strait

Tamil Nadu to get 3 new fishing harbors

Pirates Release 19 Crew Members Kidnapped From Tanker In Gulf of Guinea

Carnival Cruise Ships Collide in Mexico

Ship captain jailed 5.5 years for role in largest gas oil theft from Shell’s Pulau Bukom refinery

China's first Autonomous Cargo Ship makes maiden voyage

This work I do not to win awards but to increase gender diversity and equality across the maritime industry: Susan Cloggie-Holden RFA

Anti-hijacking exercise held off Cochin Port

Govt appoints Harjeet Kaur Joshi as 1st Woman CMD of SCI

Global shipping sector announces $5billion R&D fund to eliminate CO2 emissions

NYK Group accredited by ClassNK for cyber security management

Capt Jagmohan (Retd) takes over as Director (CPP&BD) of GSL

Commerce Ministry’s Year ender

Oil tanker attacked, 20 India crew kidnapped off West African coast

Maersk wins Excellence in Container Shipping at the Lloyd’s List Europe Awards

Over-prescription of antibiotics puts children in poor countries at risk: Study

Doyen of the Ship Service Industry from Chennai to be honored

Chile: Military plane carrying 38 persons goes missing on way to Antarctica

Processed Shark Fins seized by Customs at Chennai Airport

DNV GL Signs Broad Strategic Cooperation with China State Shipbuilding

President Gotabaya's remarks on Hambantota Port were quoted out of context says PM Mahinda Rajapaksa

Kitack Lim again appointed as Secretary-General of IMO

Changing Geo-politics and Geo-strategies: Re-positioning South Asia in the Indo-Pacific Region:A Sri lankan scholar’s perspective

How Indian Ocean graduated to Indo Pacific in strategic terms a perspective by a Sri Lankan scholar

Indian Coast Guards rescue 264 distressed fishermen from Arabian Sea

Indian Air Force Chief RKS Bhadauria safe after Pearl Harbor shooting incident

Two dead and another seriously injured as US Sailor opens fires at US military base in Hawaii, shoots himself

Indian Navy fully prepared to deal with national security challenges: Navy Chie

Chinese Ship chased away from Andaman Islands

Visit of chief of the army staff to Japan

Car Carrier RCC Passion Suffers Engine Room Fire in English Channel

India in new IMO Member Council under Category (b)/

Navy Gets its First Woman Pilot

India and Myanmar to boost Maritime Security

Exercise Mitra Shakti -VII: 2019

Vice Admiral SR Sarma, AVSM, VSM takes over as Controller Warship Production & Acquisition

Passing out Parade at INS Rajali near Chennai to mark the graduation helicopter pilots

Nine fishermen flee from Yemen by sea to escape sponsor; arrive safely in Kochi

New seafarer wellbeing initiative launched

Additional Director General VS Pathania, to be the new Coast Guard Commander Eastern Seaboard

MSC wins ‘Container Line of the Year’ 2019 Award

Maersk Tankers to Add Eleven Vessels to its Managed Fleet

IMRF holds first all-women SAR training to address gender imbalance

Grimaldi Vehicle Carrier Suffers Engine Room Fire Off Italy

Bangladesh Court Rules 2016 Beaching of Maersk FPSO Illegal

Only Authorized ship recycling facilities could undertake recycling of ships according to Recycling of Ships Bill, 2019

ONE initiates Global Marine Safety and Quality Campaign

Sri Lankan Navy hands over overhauled Israeli vessel to Coast Guard

Russian Navy vessel arrives at the Sri Lankan Hambantota port

Six Indian Fishermen saved by the Coastguards

Hon’ble President Shri Ram Nath Kovind to Award the President’s Colour to Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala

Young Cancer Patients Spend a Day at Western Naval Command, Mumbai

Sri Lanka raises aircraft navigation facility charges on foreign flights

Chinese navy vessel on official visit to Colombo

Navy’s MiG jet crashes in Goa, pilots eject safely

Goa Ship Yard launches a third offshore patrol vessel for the coastguards

COSCO SHIPPING successfully hosts World Shipping Summit 2019

84 Tons of solid waste collected and disposed, as week-long beach cleaning drive enters the fourth day

Children’s Day Commemorated at Naval Base, Kochi

Goa Shipyard to launch an offshore patrol vessel

Maersk COO Soren Toft Steps Down Effective Immediately

Fire Hits Tanker off Singapore, 18 Crew Evacuated

India Indonesia Samudra Shakti naval exercise concludes in Visakhapatnam

GRSE delivers FPV ICGS Annie Besant to Indian Coast Guard

Indian Navy Prepared for Relief Operations in the Wake of Cyclone 'MAHA'

Pirates Kidnap Four Crew from Greek Tanker off Togo Togo Navy

Pirates Kidnap Four Crew from Greek Tanker off Togo – Togo Navy

Pirates Kidnap Four Crew from Greek Tanker off Togo – Togo Navy

A Humane Touch from the Navy

25 fishermen stranded due to cyclone Kyarr ; rescued by the coast guards off Arabian Sea

Chief of the Naval Staff Reviews Preparedness in Remote Andaman Outpost

California Wild Fires Strike Maritime College

1,000 of the world’s 100,000 rivers are responsible for roughly 80 percent of the garbage entering the oceans: The Ocean Cleanup

A.P. Moller – Maersk Centre Of Excellence Partnering with AMET, Chennai

Conclusion of Naval Commanders' Conference - 2019/2

MSC creates Mobile Game to raise awareness on sustainability in Shipping

Brazil sending more troops in oil spill clean-up

The Sea route is secure under the Navy's watch: Defense Minister Rajnath Singh

Qatar Petroleum offers low-sulphur marine fuel oil at domestic ports

Qatar Petroleum offers low-sulphur marine fuel oil at domestic ports

Galle Maritime Dialogue 2019 has commenced in Colombo

Port of Rotterdam Authority to set up a Maritime University in Gujarat

Kerala to sign MoU with Netherlands for Maritime Development of State

ESC, Drewry announce an IMO 2020 BAF transparent indexing mechanism

MOL to study installation of a hard sail, Wind Challenger, on a coal carrier

Ministry Of Shipping Organizes 17th Meeting of Maritime States Development Council

First Photos of Damaged Iranian Tanker Released

Typhoon Hagibis sinks cargo ship in Japan waters

Indian Navy to provide Assistance to Typhoon battered Japan

India – Bangladesh Navies Undertake Coordinated Patrol in North Bay of Bengal

Maersk Line eyes Lamu Port

Brexit: European shipping industry urges for negotiated settlement that includes transition period

Sagarmala aims at over 3,300 mtpa of port capacity by 2025

The satellite based communication is the only suitable solution for the dissemination of such emergency information (to fishermen): Union Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan

Samsung wins huge containerships order from Evergreen

Asian Coast Guard meeting held in Colombo

At Round Table on Investment Opportunities held in Dubai, Kerala pledged Rs 10,000 cr investment

India, Bangladesh sign MoU for setting up a coastal surveillance system radar in Bangladesh

Eight fishermen from Andhra Pradesh were held by B’desh coast guards

Goa Maritime Conclave– 2019 Inaugurated

Coast guard apprehended Sri Lankan fishing boats along with 18 crew illegally poaching in Indian waters

‘Swachhta Hi Seva Campaign’ by Southern Naval Command

Body Recovered in Search for Bourbon Rhode Crew

Fire on oil tankers at South Korean port injures ten

Navy's First Aircraft Carrier Dry Dock Inaugurated by Raksha Mantri at Mumbai

You cannot buy a confident Navy. A confident Navy is always built by a confident Government: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

World Maritime Day Highlights Gender Equality in Maritime

India prepared to face any threat from Pakistan says defense minister

UN Secretary-General highlights shipping progress at Climate Summit

The security at land is strongly linked to security at sea: Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh

India, Bangladesh to enhance maritime ties

Indian Navy takes delivery of second Scorpene submarine“KHANDERI from Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders

Validation Exercise and Closing Ceremony of Exercise Yudh Abhyas – 2019

Validation Exercise and Closing Ceremony of Exercise Yudh Abhyas – 2019

Maiden IN-RSN-RTN Trilateral Exercise Commences

Opening ceremony of Indo-Thailand joint military Exercise MAITREE – 2019

Fire Erupts aboard Tanker at Norway’s Sture Terminal

Indian and Thailand Navies undertake Coordinated Patrol of Bay of Bengal

Evergreen Confirms Orders for Ten 23,000 TEU Megaships

CMA CGM launches intra-European rail service

11 drown as boats capsize during Ganesh idol immersion in Bhopal

Hapag-Lloyd launches online marine insurance "Quick Cargo Insurance"

Navies of India and Sri Lanka conduct joint naval exercises off the Visakhapatnam port

India and Russia to explore connectivity between Chennai & Vladivostok

Four killed and six rescued in the boat tragedy off the Rameshwaram Coast

Four Missing as Car Carrier Capsizes at Port of Brunswick, Georgia

Japan and Singapore with ReCAAP join to combat piracy and sea robbery

India Indonesia form a joint task force

Indian Naval Ships visit to Sihanoukville, Cambodia

Coordinated Patrol of South China Sea by Naval vessels of India and Thailand commence

Eight Indian fishermen missing off Rameshwaram coast following gusty winds

Joint Naval Annual Quality Conclave (JNAQC) to be held in Visakhapatnam on September 05, 2019

Bhushan Kumar appointed as Joint Secretary in Shipping Ministry

Inaugural Function of Naval Higher Command Course-32 at Naval War College, Goa

MANSA’s 41st AGM & MANSA Star Awards hosted in Mumbai

Coast Guard Statistics Show Curbing Alcohol, Wearing Life Jackets Could Drastically Reduce Boating Fatalities

INS Tarkash at Dakar, Senegal

MoU between Indian Navy and IMD

United States coast guard cutter Stratton” visits Chennai port to stay at the port for four days

Joint Industry Guidance issued on supply and use of 0.50% sulfur marine fuel

MAN and Samsung ink strategic digitalization agreement

Indonesia says it Will Enforce IMO 2020 Fuel Rules on Schedule

Coast Guards of India and Sri Lanka agree to strengthen co-operation in addressing maritime issues

Indian Naval Ship INS Tarkash at Cadiz, Spain

Indian Naval Ship INS Tarkash at Cadiz, Spain

MSC christens its new boxship in Durban

Evergreen Marine to add 11 Containership giants to its fleet

Two stroke engines with EGR and scrubbers, cost and GHG effective to meet IMO Tier 3 NOx and 2020 sulfur cap: SINTEF study

Keep pace with Technology says Goa Shipyard CMD Cmde Nagpal

20 Gujarat Fishermen feared dead in Mid Sea owing to rough Monsoon weather

Offshore support vessel catches fire; one dead, another missing while 27 rescued

Fire breaks out in Coast Guard offshore patrol vessel near Visakhapatnam coast

Key global shipping associations urge international community to stop escalation of tensions in relation to Strait of Hormuz

Strong Indian Coal imports bring cheer to Panamax owners: Drewry

Maritime Security in the Indian Coast given a push by the Central Government

Indian Navy Mobilizes Unprecedented Rescue Effort for Maharashtra and Karnataka Flood Relief and Evacuation

WISTA INDIA & Women Offshore sign MOU at UNITE, 2019

The aim should be the achievement of better regulation and this is a prime and major challenge for maritime policy makers: UGS president Theodore Veniamis

Battery-Powered Ships next up in Battle to Tackle Emissions

CONCOR to launch fortnightly Coastal Service to Bangladesh soon

Crews of Some Ships Can Refuse to Sail Through Hormuz: Union

India rejects political asylum of former Vice President of Maldives.; he is being sent back to Maldives by the same boat that carried him to India

Coastal Tourism focus area for the Government

Spanish Ship Mendez Nunez Visits Goa Port

China attempts to browbeat India in South China Sea

Kolkata based Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited, completes the construction of 100 th war ship

Indian Navy Rescue teams assist passengers stranded in train in flood affected area

Trespassing by Indian fishermen in Sri Lankan waters has considerably reduced says Sri Lankan Navy

Will respond to any threat within our budget says Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh

Iran releases nine out of 12 Indians detained on ship MT Riah

Indian Naval INS Tarkash at St Petersburg to participate in the Russian Navy Day Celebrations

Number of Indian Seafarers grows 45% in 2 years: Mansukh Mandaviya

500-Year-Old Shipwreck Discovered in Baltic Sea Looks ‘Like it Sank Yesterday’

U.S. Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer to Receive IMO Bravery Award

Recruitment of Matriculate Sailors in the Indian Navy

Navy commissions a new air squadron in Chennai amidst increasing Chinese naval presence in Indian Ocean region

Coastguards rescue Indian fishing boat and crew from Sri Lankan navy

Iran says seized tanker’s crew safe, warns UK of ‘escalation’

Further accessions for two important IMO instruments

Health Walk Marks Commencement of Kargil Vijay Diwas Celebrations at Eastern Naval Command

Coastguard saves fishing boat in mid sea in Palk Bay

The Master of a fishing trawler floated in the stormy Bay of Bengal clinging on to a bamboo pole for five days till saved by a Bangladeshi ship

Bombay High court directs the Municipal Corporation to treat sewage waters before letting it into the Sea

NCC cadets resort to Ocean Sailing covering over 400 kilometres along the Puducherry coast

Airborne Tacticians for Navy and Coast Guard

1,500 tonnes of smuggled frozen food seized

Tanker Bombed Near Persian Gulf back in business

Chinese container ship sinks in storm

Ensure Psychological Well-being of Seafarers to address Suicides: Experts

Maiden Visit of Chief of Naval staff to Kochi

Fuel technologies in the Spotlight at ABS Hellenic Technical Committee

Indian Navy Teams Aid Rescue Efforts in Rain Hit Mumbai

Russian Deep-Sea Military Vessel Catches Fire, Killing 14

APSEZ, Wilhelmshaven Freight Village Container Terminal join hands to promote trade and shipping

Director General K Natarajan, Chief of Indian Coast Guard

Annual General Meeting of the CMMI Kolkata Chapter

Sea level rises by 5.16 mm every year in Diamond Harbor while the rise was 2.89 mm in Kandla due to Global warming

Five Indian sea farers held captive by Nigerian pirates for two months released

Shipping Minister Mansukh Mandaviya pedals to Parliament

Ten crew members of fishing boats abducted off the Malaysian coast and also released as crew had no money to pay ransom

Capt. Anoop Kumar Sharma Awarded “Maritime Personality of the Year” at India Maritime Awards 2019

e-Shipping Bill implementation in Chennai by Hapag-Lloyd

MSC recognized at AFLAS Awards

Fire breaks out on under-construction warship Visakhapatnam at Mumbai's Mazagon Dock, One dead

External affairs Ministry informs several nations on missing ship

Strategic partners being identified for manufacture of 6 conventional submarines

Diamond Jubilee of the Oldest Naval Air Squadron

Indian Coast Guards co-hosts Anti Sea Piracy Workshop in the National Capital

Queen of England honors maritime women

Buoy off Chennai coast damaged by the Indian Navy

Warning for Kandla and Mundra Ports lowered says the Met department as cyclone Vayu weakens

G20 environment ministers agree to tackle marine plastic waste

Indian Navy on standby notice in view of Cyclone Vayu

Affiliation ceremony of ICGS Shaurya with 3rd battalion of Assam rifles

Minister of state for defense Sripad Naik lays the keel for the fifth coastguard offshore patrol vessel

Ukrainian Captain arrested for carrying unauthorized weapons in his vessel protests before UN Office in Colombo

Five Hundred Kilos of Trash Recovered From Kovalam Beach Near Chennai During Under Water Clean-Up By Indian Coast Guard

Goa shipyard celebrates World Environment Day

The newly elected congress MP comes under attack from his own party for praising the bjp govt for taking prompt steps to rescue fishermen off Cochin coast

Sri Lanka Commissions largest naval vessel acquired from United States

The New Naval Code comes into place

India and United States share a common outlook on the Indo Pacific says a Pentagon report

Sri Lanka’s Ports and Logistics players at Transport Logistics Fair in Munich

Director General Indian Coast Guard, Rajendra Singh, visits Coast Guard Units at Chennai

MSC Opera Hits Dock, Tourist Boat in Venice

Navy is ready to meet any security challenge says the new navy chief

The new shipping minister Mansukh L Mandaviya takes charge; he will be minister of state with independent charge for shipping

Australia sends back illegal SL immigrants who travelled by sea

Admiral Sunil Lanba the Chief of Naval Staff retires on 31 May

Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain Assumes Charge as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Naval Command

CMA CGM launches inaugural edition of MOV’INDIA

Seven killed and 20 missing when a ship sinks in river Danube. Collision with another ship suspected

Naval ship 'Gemunu' declared as detention centre for suspects arrested under PTA

Passing Out Parade at Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala

Kerala coast and Lakshadweep islands put on high alert as IS terrorists involved in Lankan attack have fled the island

Mercy Ships celebrate 100,000th surgical operation on hospital ships

IMO accelerates efficiency goals: BIMCO

Piracy on the decline in South-East Asia

The first affiliation Charter between Assam rifles and Indian coast guards signed to enhance cooperate between armed forces

Myanmar’s naval vessels arrive at Port Blair for jt exercises

Coast Guard apprehends Pakistani Fishing Boat with Heroin worth Rs six hundred crores off Gujarat coast

World's second-biggest LNG tanker class vessel to transit Panama Canal for first time

Sri Lanka considering purchase of power provided by Ships to tide over the difficult situation

Naval ships positioned in such a way they will be the first responders with relief materials for the Odissa coast

Indias lone Aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya will join Indo-French naval exercise

Indian and French Navies commence joint exercises off the Goa coast from May one

Indian Coast Guard Efforts for Cyclone FANI

Naval Ships and Aircraft Standby for Rescue and Relief Ops as FANI expected to Cross Odissa Coast on May third

U.S. Warns China Coast Guard

State owned Garden Reach Ship Yard bags the prestigious anti submarine warfare boats for the Indian navy

Indian Navy on high alert for Cyclone FANI Relief Efforts

New IMO model courses on IGF code and ship safety to be validated

Shipping Minister Gadkari faints during poll campaign

The naval officer killed in the fire mishap in Indias lone aircraft carrier

Fire Onboard aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya: The naval officer who led the fire fighting dead

Indian Coast Guard ship Priyadarshini commissioned at Kakinada new ship induction - a fillip to coast guard capabilities

US Navy calls off exercises with Sri Lanka amidst Easter Sunday carnage

Naval Commanders Conference Concludes

Indias first premium cruise ship christened as Karnika

A new coast guard vessel commissioned and placed near Tiruvananthapuram

Indian Naval Ships Kolkata and Shakti are at Qingdao, China to Participate in IFR to Mark 70th Anniversary of PLA (Navy)

Piracy: The cheery news from IMB

Sanjam Sahi Gupta applauded at IMO conference for her work in India on Diversity and Unconscious bias

Launch of Yard 12706

Italian Shipping Company to pay $4 Million for Concealment of Pollution from Vessel and to be on probation for four years

Curtain Raiser - Naval Commanders Conference 2019

IN Ships to participate in International Fleet Review at Qingdao, China

Exercise SEA VIGIL analysed for efficacy

Indian and Vietnamese Navies conduct joint naval exercises in South China Sea

Chetak helicopter drowns in Arabian Sea; crew safe

AUSINDEX-19 Concludes

China develops World's First Armed Amphibious Drone Attack Boat

Two US warships to arrive in SL for defense exercise

Off shore patroll vessel ICGS VEERA commissioned by Coastguards on April 15th

Land-sea freight route connects Chinas Chongqing & India

Mariner Dies After Dredge Workboat Capsizes near Charleston, South Carolina

CMA CGM receives the International Maritime Centre (Corporate) Award at the Singapore International Maritime Awards 2019

Russian Naval vessel at Colombo Port last week

INS Shikra hosts Naval Investiture Ceremony

Indian naval ships visit Port Victoria, Seychelles

Joint industry program in Singapore aims to boost the use of additive manufacturing in the maritime industry

New terrorist organisation listed

Ancient wreck found during MSC Zoe lost containers search

Sixteen Tamil fishermen held by the Sri Lankan Navy on High Seas

Qatars Naval commander Maj Gen (Navy) Abdulla Hassan M A Al-Sulaiti, visited India last week

CMA CGM new boxship was christened

India Australian Naval Exercises commence at Visakhapatnam Port

Sri Lankan Naval commander on a visit to India last week

Brexit: British MPs back delay bill by one vote

ONE wins Best Shipping Agent award

Navies of India and Australia commence joint naval exercises off the Bay of Bengal

Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Naval Command Reviews Infrastructure Development at L&M Islands

Visit of Chief of the Army Staff to USA

Sri Lanka discovers Oil and Natural Gas deposits in Mannar basin adjoining Rameshwaram Island

Four arrested with 3,084 kg of beedi leaves in Talaimannar

No plan for permanent base here: US Embassy

Japan accedes to ship recycling convention

Induction of in LCU L-56 in the Navy

Rear Admiral Suraj Berry takes over as the Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Fleet

Wan Hai Lines recognized in the Far East zone

Nearly twenty tons of red sanders wood recovered from the entrance of Katupally port and in city godown

Sea man from Tamil Nadu killed in an accident off the Mumbai coast

Navy brings cheers to the residents of Kerala

INS Magar Departs for Mozambique with Relief Material

Sri Lankan Navy personnel off to China for specialized training on a frigate

Indian Navy will have a new Director General of Naval Operations Vice Admiral MA Hampiholi

Flag Officer Commanding Maharashtra Naval Area appointed

INS Kadmatt at Langkawi, Malaysia to Participate in LIMA-19

Local Indian Diaspora Join Indian Navy's Humanitarian efforts in Mozambique

Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba Commissions Nuclear, Biological, Chemical Training Facility - ABHEDYA, at INS Shivaji, Lonavala

Indian Navy may finalise $2 billion MH60R Seahawk multirole naval helicopters deal later this year

Sri Lanka opens work on 3.85billion US Dollar Refinery near strategic port

Rear Admiral Sanjay Jasjit Singh takes over as Western Fleet Commander

Vice Admiral Karambir Singh will be next Navy Chief from June this year

SHE Conference: Diversity is good business

After taking over Hambantota Port, a Chinese Govt bank finances 1 billion US dollars concessional finance to provide connectivity to Colombo

Kottayam to Kochi barge services receive encouraging responses

Indian Navy continues relief and rescue efforts in Mozambique for almost week after the cyclone hit the country

Maritime UK launches two new initiatives to promote gender diversity across the maritime sector

The Latest: Death toll from Iraq ferry sinking rises to 92

Indian Navy is the first international responder to IDAI victims in Mozambique

Petrochemical Fire along Houston Ship Channel Spreads to More Tanks

India and Indonesia coordinated patrols in Indian Ocean

Indian and Sri Lankan Navies will work together to put down narcotics smuggling to the Island Nation

Operational readiness of the Indian navy assessed at a high level meeting presided over by Chief of Naval staff at Cochin Naval base

Tug boat sinks off the Mumbai coast; 0ne person missing and six others rescued by Coast Guard Vessel

Rear Admiral Krishna Swaminathan, assumes charge as Flag Officer Sea Training (FOST)

Naval Chief is in Cochin for the naval exercise

War Decorated India honours war heroes and their next of kin

India, Myanmar Army conduct Mega Operations to protect Kaladan Multi Modal Port project near border

Coast Guard ships douse major fire on research vessel

Maersks OceanPro accelerates technology innovation in shipping, logistics

Australian military exercises along with Asian allies to commence next week in Sri Lanka

How to monitor plastics in the oceans

Pirates kill naval officer; kidnap 5 sailors in Niger Delta

Keeping a close eye on Chinese presence in Indian Ocean, says Naval Chief Admiral Lanba

Maersk opens new office in Myanmar

CMA CGM Containership to Test Sustainable Marine Biofuel

Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba visits UK from March 12-15

Beedi leaves fished out of sea by Navy, consignment meant to Jaffna from Tamil Nadu

Maritime Industry Celebrates International Womens Day #WomenInMaritime

Kolkata to Assam via Sundarbans through Bangladesh: cruise test run on March 29

Search for World War II vintage Australian Naval destroyer begins in Sri Lanka coast after 77 years

A top Naval Officer honored by IIT Mumbai

Women in operational role: coast guard hovercraft with women captain reaches Chennai shores

Isro, French agency to launch sat network to monitor Indian Ocean

NYK receives the Japan Green Bond Awards

Maritime UK announces 'Careers Hub' for London International Shipping Week

World Maritime Day 2019

The evidence is clear: equality for women means progress for all: IMO

Naval Chief warns of terrorist threat to the country by sea

Rescue of Five Fishermen by INS Sharda

Grounded Bulk Carrier Leaking Heavy Fuel Oil near UNESCO World Heritage Site

Millions of barrels of oil are stranded in the Atlantic by US sanctions

India, Russia to ink dollar 3 billion nuclear submarine deal this week

February 28 marks 15 Years since the Explosion and Sinking of the Bow Mariner, One of the Worst Chemical Tanker Disasters in History

MSC to attend and take part in panel at World Ocean Summit 2019

DAC approves Acquisition of Defence Equipment worth 2700 crores

Navis receives global certification for its emissions software

Curtain Raiser: India-Bangladesh Joint Military Exercise Sampriti 2019

MOL signs deal to improve LNG infrastructure

DP WORLD acquires P&O Ferries

Odisha government launches boat ambulance service to ferry patients in remote areas

TN becomes first state in mainland to get 2 Coast Guard headquarters

Two-day Regional Maritime Safety Conference 2019 in Mumbai

Aero India 2019: Massive fire breaks out at car parking area near venue; 100 cars gutted

Three Iranian ships on training, goodwill visit Colombo Port

Defence Minister Launches Indigenous Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Vessel at Goa Shipyard

Scrubber Debate Heats up as EC Calls on IMO to Restrict Use

High court warns external affairs secy may be summoned if he fails to respond to the court about the fate of four Indian sailors missing after a mishap in Russian waters two months ago

Blockchain improves, enormously, ease of doing business for the shipping industry

Marine Transport service to India to begin soon says the Sri Lankan Prime Minister

First 100 vessels sign up to Environmental Shipping Incentive

Sri Lankan vessel participates in Naval exercise with Pakistans navys AMAN 2019

Pakistan, Sri Lanka discuss Maritime security dynamics

Vice Admiral Ghormade takes over as Chief of Staff, Eastern

Inland Waterways Authority of India launches portal for real-time information on available depth on stretches of National Waterways: will help planning movement of vessels better

Expression of Interest (EOI) for 111 Naval Utility Helicopters (NUH) for Indian Navy

Employment of Indian seafarers grows by an unprecedented 35 percent this year

Pakistan confers highest military award to Sri Lankan Admiral Wijegunaratne

Rocket Display and Artillery Firepower at Army's "Exercise Topchi

DNV GL and Metalships & Docks ink class agreement for luxury sailing vessel

Handing over of Hambantota port to Chinese company matter of International concern says Top US Naval commander

India and Norway launch initiative to combat Marine Pollution

Multinational Maritime Exercise AMAN 19 kicks off /

Indian Coast Guard signs MoU with AAI for maritime search and rescue

Sri Lanka plans to set up marine Customs Enforcement Unit to combat drug menace

The vessel that carried out hydro-graphic survey in Sri Lankan waters for about two months departs

Cabinet approves MoU between India and Norway on India-Norway Ocean Dialogue

Hon'ble Governor of Maharashtra Felicitates NCC Republic Day Contingent

Australian delegates interact with the naval officer in Chennai for docking its naval vessels in Chennai port

Israel Aerospace Industries announces agreement worth $93 million with Indian Navy, Cochin Shipyard

Capacity Building strengthened in Ocean University of Sri Lanka

Vice Admiral Ajit Kumar takes charge as Western Naval Command chief

The Indians involved in the incident off the Delft Island

Turkey Ratifies Hong Kong Convention for Safe and Environmentally Sound Shipbreaking

DAC approval for Indigenous construction of Six Project 75(I) submarines under strategic partnership model

Vice Admiral MS Pawar, assumes Charge as Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff (DCNS)

IContainers: US-China Trade War, Brexit Exerting Huge Pressure on Ocean Freight

Sri Lankan government warns of slapping a fine Rs. 500,000 and a 2 year jail term for Errant Boat Operators who defy laws during Whale Watching Sport in Mid Sea

Naval air station at Andaman Islands expanded to monitor Chinese naval presence in the area

India holds security dialogue with neighboring Maldives

Two-Day Coastal Defense Exercise Sea Vigil Concludes

Maritime Warfare Exercise Conducted by France, United Kingdom, Australia, US in C5F

India condemns Pakistan firing on its fishermen says it is contravention of International law

ITF Calls on BHP to Reverse Decision on Australian Crew

Indian navys largest defense exercise along the coast commences

Eight pilgrims killed in Karnataka boat capsize

Defense exercises commence off Kerala coast to test coastal security

India-Maldives security cooperation keeps us safe: Maldivian Defence Minister

Sanction for increased maritime surveillance assets - 12 Dornier Aircraft

Keep Oceans Free of Plastics

Japanese defense ship arrives at Htota Port

ABS, Fleet Management Partner on Cyber Security

ReCAAP: Piracy and Armed Robbery Incidents Lowest in a Decade

Oceans Warming Faster Than Predicted, Scientists Say

Navy inducts Fast Interceptor Craft at Nagapattinam

Cabinet approves MoU on Maritime issues between India and Denmark

Oceans warming faster than expected, marine life at risk: Scientists

South Africa impounds 706kg of cocaine aboard container ship

Oil Tanker Catches Fire in Hong Kong, Killing One and Leaving Two Missing

EAC recommends environmental clearance for RILs Jamnagar refinery expansion project

IRClass Review of 2018 & Projections for 2019

Dutch authorities demand clean-up costs from MSC over lost containers

Some bunker suppliers yet to make the changes needed to get them thru IMO 2020 unscathed

Irans Revolutionary Guards plan to upgrade speed boats with stealth technology

MSC Zoe Loses Up to 270 Containers Overboard in North Sea

The Silent Killer is the Big Picture

Two Seriously Injured in Explosion aboard Tanker off Cyprus

Sanjay Sethi appointed Chairman of Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust

COSCO Shipping Lines (India) wins "Best Shipping Line of the Year" Award for Gujarat - Far East Trade Lane at Gujarat Star Awards 2018

Baltic Exchange, a friend in need to Sailors Society, unfailing friend to distressed seafarers/ news

Indian Naval Hospital Ship INHS Sandhani Commissioned

Gujarat Maritime Board's Mumbai Roadshow showcases investment opportunities in Port & Maritime sector of Gujarat

Niti Aayog urges to open up India's dredging market to boost ports trade

The Union Minister for Defence, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurating the Information Fusion Centre - Indian Ocean Region (IFC-IOR)

13 crew members of ONGC rig rescued by Indian Navy

Nigerian Navy dismisses and jails3 naval officers for stealing Tompolos property

EU for the first time includes non-EU ship recycling yards in its Approved List

Pirates release crew kidnapped from containership off Nigeria in October

Seafarer survives six days in sea after ship sinks

Another Arms and Ammunition Haul by INS Sunayna

Ship Recycling Transparency Initiatives online platform launched

Indian ambassador to the Philippines visits GSL

Russian Federation Navy Ships arrive Visakhapatnam to participate in INDRA NAVY 2018

Vessel Operated through Remote Control test launched on the seas off Finland

Navy's history chronicled in a book titled- Blue Waters Ahoy! Released by Chief of Naval Staff

Navy seeks to initiate punitive action against a private shipyard for delay in supply of offshore patrol vessels

Thanks to increased Chinese presence in Bay of Bengal and Lankan coast Navy intends to strengthen Chennai establishment

Indian Coast Guard Ships CGS Samar and Aryaman are on a weeklong visit to Sri Lanka

IN - RN exercise KONKAN-18 begins at Goa

Kitack Lim gets Second Term at the Helm of IMO

Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari to address the Sustainable Blue Economy Conference in Nairobi on Nov 28

Passing out parade for Autum term 2018 held at Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala in North Kerala

Layered Maritime surveillance have helped improve Coastal security says Naval Chief Admiral Lanba

Russia seizes three Ukranian Naval Vessels sparking off protests from the west

Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chief of the Naval Staff to Visit Russia (Nov 26 to 29)

Armys first-ever wind sailing voyage starts final leg from Goa after crossing the path of cyclone Gaja in central TN coast

FONASBA unanimously elects ex-MANSA President Captain Vivek Anand as Regional Vice President for Middle East & Indian Sub Continent

Singapore defence minister witnesses ongoing SIMBEX 18

Goa shipyard to construct two stealth frigates with Russian assistance

India Singapore naval exercises touch a new high in 25 years Celebrations galore at Eastern naval command Visakhapatnam

Validation and Closing Ceremony of Exercise Dharma Guardian 2018

University of the South Pacific and The China Navigation Company ink ground-breaking MOU to research new-generation, low-carbon ships for the Pacific region

Farewell Tea for Instructors by Passing Out Courses of Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala

Missing Unlit Dry Dock Turns up in the Bahamas after More Than a Year at Sea

Retracing the Ancient Maritime Trade Routes- Tall Ship Sail-Together from Cochin to Muscat

Navy Info Fusion Centre to come up near Delhi soon to improve Maritime Security

India Indonesia naval exercises Samudra Shakthi scheduled from Nov 12 to 18

10 years after 26/11, Indian Coast Guard in full force as fleet grows

Naval Exercises Between India and Singapore SIMBEX 18 to start off Andaman seas from Nov Ten

PM MODI to dedicate multi-modal terminal on Ganga at Varanasi, also to receive first container cargo thru inland waterway

Pirates kidnap four seafarers off Congo

Training of Mozambique navy personnel on interceptor boats

Indian Navys Submarine Rescue capability gets a boost

Launching of offshore patrol vessel (OPV)

Worlds Biggest Dry Dock Sinks Holding Russias Only Aircraft Carrier

MOD signs contract with GRSE for supply of four survey vessels for Indian Navy

Nigerian Navy launches search for kidnapped 11 crew of container ship

INS Tarangini returns after Vogage across the World

Governments policy decisions and initiatives increase the share of Indian seafarers at global level

APL and Americares Announce Shipping Partnership

CEVA Logistics and CMA CGM sign a new relationship agreement

Oldest Intact Shipwreck Known to Man Discovered in Black Sea

3rd Decadal International year of Reefs-2018

Milaha Initiates Major Digital Transformation with Oracle Cloud

Hong Kong-Flagged Bulk Carrier Attacked by Pirates Off Somalia

Goa Maritime Symposium 2018

Army Commanders Conference: 09-15 October 2018

Seapower Seminar of the Indian Navy concludes at Naval Academy, Ezhimala in North Kerala

LR offers start-ups chance to win marine safety innovation challenges

MSC adds new rail service

Goa Maritime Symposium 2018/

Indian Naval Vessel INS Rana at South Korea to participate in the International Fleet Review

Plastic Waste in the Worlds Oceans Could Double by 2030, IEA Warns

CMA CGMs support to children from disadvantaged background

Cdr Abhilash Tomy, KC reaches Visakhapatnam safely

Maritime Exercise between Japan and India (JIMEX 18) Commences off the Visakhapatnam Coast

Indian Navy on high alert in view of the impending cyclone in Arabian Sea

R.L. Institute of Nautical Sciences, receiving Award for Blood Donation

High level meeting between Indian and Vietnamese Coast Guards

Japanese naval ships arrive at Colombo Port on a five day visit

Concor scraps coastal shipping tender after lowest bidder withdraws offer

The rescued Naval commander to be taken to Mauritius for further treatment

Indian Coast Guard Ready for Future Challenges

Closing ceremony: Indo-Kazakhstan Joint exercise Kazind 2018

After a three day Operation, Naval Commander spotted in the South Indian Ocean, will be picked by French ship says the Defense Minister

Admiral Sunil Lanba,Chief of the Naval Staff to visit United States of America

Examination for Confirmation of Enrollment of GST Practitioners

Opening Ceremony: Indo-US Joint Military Exercise Yudh Abhyas 2018

Offshore patrol vessel (OPV) ICGS Vijaya commissioned

Curtain raiser: INDO-US joint military exercise Yudh Abhyas 2018

India Ocean Rim Association member nations to set up working group on Maritime Safety and Security

The Ocean Cleanup Soon to Begin Removing Plastic Pollution from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Indian Naval Ships at Trincomalee Port, Sri Lanka for Slinex-18

Indian Coast Guard XIV Technical and Logistics Management Conference (TLMC)

Stranded Indian ship Malaviya Twenty put up for sale in England

Indian navy ships & aircraft arrive in Sri Lanka to participate in joint exercise SLINEX-2018

Fake Sagarmala Website

Bangladesh Naval Ship Somudra Joy arrives at Visakhapatnam Port on a goodwill visit

Indias rich maritime heritage through Gujarat

Indian Naval ship Sahyadri reaches Australia for exercise KAKADU 2018

Cabinet approves Umbrella scheme Ocean Services, Technology, Observations, Resources Modelling and Science

Bangladesh Coast Guards Director General visits Goa Shipyard

US to spend 300million US dollars on Indo-Pacific Maritime Security

Iran to open lawsuit against US sanctions at ICJ

Japanese Naval Ship Ikazuchi arrives at the strategic Trincomalee Port North Eastern Lanka

India, Japan agree to expand maritime co-operation to ensure peace & stability in Indo-Pacific region

Closing Ceremony: Indo Thailand Joint Exercise Maitree 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi says Defence cooperation is a key pillar of relationship between Indian and Japan

US sees acquisition of Hambantota Port in Sri Lanka as part of Chinese military strategy

Japanese Defence Minister arrives in India for talks with Nirmala Sitharaman

Tamil fishers rescue 126 stranded in Kerala

Meeting to Enhance Maritime Safety and Security in the Sulu-Celebes Seas

RLINS celebrates 72nd Independence Day

IMOs 2020 Fuel Rule to Hit Truckers Where It Hurts: The Diesel

Naval ship locates wreckage of boat: No news about neither seven fishermen nor the ship which caused the accident

The Center of gravity of countrys security shifts to eastern sea board warns a top Navy official

Sri Lanka gets U.S. military funding as China vies for influence

Pakistans Maritime Security Ship "Kashmir" to visit Sri Lanka

Three killed and eleven fishermen missing in the boat ship collision off the kerala coast: Most of the casualties belong to Tamil Nadu

United States to spend 300million US dollars on Indo-Pacific Maritime Security

21 Tamil Nadu fishermen stranded in Iran released, will be repatriated: Sushma Swaraj

Sri Lankan Navy to take delivery of Vietnam era US warship

Over 2,000 TN fishermen chased away by Sri Lanka navy

Piracy is in check in Indian Ocean region due to the following measures of the Indian government

Celebrations continue in Chennai for PSAs 20th year in India

DP World reports 6% volume growth in first half of 2018

Mukesh Kumar, IAS appointed as New VC & CEO of Gujarat Maritime Board

Junior Officers Leadership Seminar Held at Visakhapatnam

Indian Navy helps ONGC in stopping offshore gas leak at Bombay High

WISTA International Approved for IMO Consultative Status

World Maritime Day theme 2019: "Empowering Women in the Maritime Community"

Sea trials of indigenous aircraft carrier Vikrant expected to commence by 2020

India and Japan hold Maritime Dialogue on issues relating to Indo Pacific

ReCAAP: Piracy Incident Reported in First Half of 2018 at Lowest Level in 10 Years

Fire Hits VLCC under Demolition at Gadani Shipbreaking Yard

Rear Admiral Saw Shi Tat, republic of Singapore Navy Visits INS Teg at Djibouti

Indian navy rescues 2 crew members stranded in Indonesian dock

Salvage operations on for MV SSL Kolkata that caught fire last month

10 Missing after Cargo Ship Sinks off Shanghai

Around 36,000 port workers of Major Ports to get 10.6% wage hike

China cannot treat Hambantota Port as its naval base just because a Chinese company is managing its Operations: Lankan PM

Leading Maritime Companies Sign Gender Equality Pledge

Indian Naval ship INS SUMITRA enters Indonesian port Sabang for the first time

Retired naval officer gets 7 years rigorous imprisonment for spying

Chinese Rescue Diver to Receive IMO Exceptional Bravery At Sea Award

Death toll in Thai tourist boat tragedy rises to 33; 23 still missing, all Chinese

Court rejects the demand for action against the ship captain for the death of ship crew

Court rejects the demand for action against the ship captain for the death of ship crew

Twelve bodies recovered and several feared drowned in a Thai boat tragedy near Phuket

Sri Lankan navy arrests 12 Indian fishermen impounds two boats

India toying with the idea to Operate Hambantota Airport as counter to the Chinese Port

More than 30 dead after Ferry Sinks off Indonesia

US considers Sri Lanka and Maldives as key to security in Indo Pacific region

Fatal accidents at the Port of Longview

UK Club launches Investing in a Safer Tomorrow competition

Cabinet apprised of Implementing Arrangement between India and France on Cooperation on Maritime Awareness Mission

IMO continues to empower women so as to enable them reach top ranks in maritime sector

Joint Patrol of India Bangladesh Navies to be flagged off by Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba

CMA CGM Founder Jacques R. Saad Passes away

Indian navy suffers a set back as Seychelles says no to a base on Assumption Island

Coast guard saves Indian fishermen

Indonesia Questions Captain after Ferry Sinks in Lake; At Least 192 People Missing

Shipping Secretary to chair interactive session on cabotage relaxation at South East CEO Conclave 2018 on June 29 in Chennai

Norways research vessel to start a month long survey of Lankas Marine resources

Navy's daring ops stop burning ship from drifting towards Bangladesh

Cargo ship en route Kolkata from Andhra Pradesh catches fire, all crew members rescued

Indian Coast Guard Ship C-440 commissioned at Chennai

Sagar Mala the status after two years

North Korea denuclearization to start very quickly, says Donald Trump

Naval pilots graduate at INS Rajali, Arakkonam

India no longer a mere regional power but an emerging power in global affairs

NYK aims to lead data utilization in the maritime industry

DP World joins World Ocean Council

IN Ships arrive Guam to participate in Ex-Malabar 2018

ICG Interceptor Ship C 439 Commissioned In Mumbai 7 June

Indian Air Force plane crashes in Gujarat, pilot killed

India, US, Japan to begin naval war game next week

World Food Programme Vessel VOS Theia Attacked Off Yemen

13 Indian beaches to get prestigious Blue Flag certification for being clean & environment-friendly

US Military Renames Its Pacific Command, recognizing Indias importance

Coastguards of India and Pakistan meet to discuss violation of international boundary by fishermen

One more interceptor vessel of Coast Guard to be commissioned

Convocation Ceremony Held at Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala

Commissioning of Fourth Ship of Landing Craft Utility at Port Blair- 25 May 2018

Nari Shakti Puraskar 2017 presented to the INSV Tarini Team

Visit of Bangladesh coast guard ship Tajuddin to Chennai port

PM meets all women crew of INSV Tarini

Anup Wadhawan appointed as Secretary in Commerce Department

INSV Tarini, with its all-women crew, returns to Goa after circumnavigating the globe

Three Indian Naval ships on a five-day visit to Vietnam

Chinas naval ambitions to control Pacific and Indian Ocean regions

Barge to supply fuel to the aircraft carrier commissioned

Keep Oceans Free of Plastics

Chinas first home-built aircraft carrier sets out for sea trials

India Okays MoU to tackle oil spills

Defence Indigenisation, self-reliance in Indian navy to make India a force to reckon with: Nirmala Sitharaman

No tension between navies of India, China in Indian Ocean: Nirmala Sitharaman

Naval conclave begins amidst concern over Chinese naval presence in the Indian Ocean Region

Defense Minister Spells out indigenization efforts of Indian navy

Chinese navy is here to stay in Indian Ocean according to a top military commander

Naval Commanders conference to begin on 08 May at New Delhi

US Pacific Naval Command is likely to be renamed as Indo-Pacific Command

Indias first floating Storage Re-gasification Unit inaugurated by Maha CM

Offing Maritime Carnival 2018 includes Naughtica 2018

Indian coast guard ship c-438 commissioned at Kakinada

A sum of Rs 650 crores to be invested for development of Andaman and Lakshadweep Islands

If we continue with business-as-usual emissions, then I don't think the reef can survive: Study

Shipping Professional Network Mumbai holds 25th event

Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chief of the Naval Staff visits Tehran, Iran for Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) 2018

Shri .Vinod Kumar Mishra, takes charge as Director (Finance) at Petronet LNG Limited

India buys 4 Russian warships, vessels to be built in India

WCD Minister Maneka Gandhi to ask for death penalty for child rape

DRDO hands over first indigenous heavy weight torpedo Varunastra to Indian Navy

Indian Naval Ships open to Visitors on 13 & 15 April 2018 During DefExpo India 2018

ECSA Trusts that IMO Can Deliver an Ambitious Initial CO2

We can't be mopping the floor while the tap is still open: Researcher

EAM Sushma Swaraj targets terror at NAM meet

India managing complexities in relationship with China: Nirmala Sitharaman

PM Modis message on National Maritime Day

First Australian Navy all-female team secures MRH-90 helicopter on HMAS Adelaide

The Maritime Standard Tanker Conference moves to new location

US Women Dockworkers Accuse Shippers, Union of Discrimination

WISTA Hellas AGM & Elections 2018

Inmarsat Confirmed As Diamond Sponsor Of LISW19

Yachting festival next week to promote Vizag as marine tourism hub

US Marine Commando, Deported From India In January, Was Back. Arrested

The 12th Governing Council Meeting of the ReCAAP Information Sharing Centre (ISC)

More microplastics on beaches in Maharashtra, Karnataka than Goa: Study

Wrtsil acquires Transas to accelerate its Smart Marine Ecosystem vision

ClassNK releases Guidelines for Direct Load Analysis and Strength Assessment

India-French joint naval exercise 'varuna-18' begins off goa coast, to include anti-submarine and air defence exercises

Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute to provide free training for tribals in cage fish farming

Marine scientist N R Menon passes away

Shark finning on rise in Kerala's Kochi despite ban: Fins cut, sharks tossed back into sea

Governor General of Australia, General Sir Peter Cosgrove visits Indian coast guard ship at Chennai

Indian Navy's INSV Tarini, led by all-women crew, departs from Cape Town to Goa in final leg of journey

Olive Ridleys break nesting record at Gahiramatha Marine Sanctuary

Kerala still searching for system to alert deep sea fishers

India may seek access to French naval assets in Indian Ocean region

No fresh threat to the coastline from terrorists

In a veiled threat to China US Naval aircraft carrier docks at a Vietnamese Port

On the eve of a high level Dialogue, US says it will work with India on Maritime Security

Western Naval Command Concludes Exercise Paschim Leher (XPL-18)

UN Environment Director visits IMO

Indian Navy to conduct Joint exercises in Gulf waters for the first time

14 Coastal Economic Zones being developed under Sagarmala

Eastern Naval command in operational preparedness mode

Senior COSCO Shipping Exec Shot Dead in Pakistan

Initiatives taken by Railways on the passenger front during the current financial year

WISTA Singapore Launches Asia Conference

Indias third scorpene class submarine INS Karanj, launched in Mumbai

World Maritime Day 2018

The 2nd offshore patrol vessel manufactured by Larsen Toubro shipyard for the coastguards launched

Raksha Mantri takes to Skies in an IAF Su-30 MKI

Fire on oil tanker off Gujarat coast contained, no spillage

Affiliation of INS Vikramaditya with the Bihar Regiment and No. 6 Squadron, Indian Air Force

Bridges of Friendship Chief of Royal Australian Navy visit Indian Naval Academy

INSV Tarini crosses designated point, all-woman crew hoists tricolor

High level meeting between Indian and Japanese coastguards

Helicopter crash off Mumbai kills senior ONGC officials

Coastguard commissions an interceptor boat at Krishnapatnam port in South Andhra Pradesh

US: Severe Winter Storm Batters Northern New England

Trump Seeks to Open Nearly All U.S. Coastal Waters to New Drilling to Dismay of Environmental Activists

445 fishermen still missing due to cyclone Ockhi

Im not here to close down training institutes or control them: DGS

Marine training: Sailing from a glorious past to grim present

India secures release of commercial sailing crew from Nigeria

Pakistan Releases 145 Indian Fishermen in Gesture of Goodwill

Defense Minister Nirmala Sitaraman visits the naval base in Karwar

Defense minister visits the proposed site for Coastguard training centre near Mangalore

Tsunami anniversary flood of tears on Tamil Nadu coast

Sri Lankan Navy Commander visits Indian Navys Southern Command in Kerala

Argentina Fires Top Admiral after Submarine Tragedy

INS Kalvari is the first of the six Scorpene-class submarines handed over by shipbuilder Mazagon Dock Limited

INS Kalvari: Indias first Scorpene-class submarine commissioned by PM Modi

Mission circumnavigation of the world by all women crew of Naval sailing vessel completes two legs, is now moving to Falklands

Pope Francis enquires about the sufferings of Keralas fishermen community caused by Cyclone Ockhi

Visit of Chief of the Air Staff to Sri Lanka

Overall fish production in the country increases to 11.41 million tonne in 2016-17: Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh

Sri Lanka formally hands over the strategic Hambantota port to China

Ministry of Shipping drives for ease of doing business

President of India presents Presidents Colour to the Submarine Arm of the Indian Navy

Indian Navys Search and Rescue Operations in Arabian Sea

Ferry services suspended in Gujarat due to the cyclone

Cyclone Ockhi: Cabinet Secretary reviews preparedness, rescue and relief operations

Navy intends to set up a base in Chennai

Navy Day is being observed today

Induction of coast guard interceptor boats (IBs) c-435& c-436

Indian Navys Search and Rescue Operations rescue 84 fishermen

India re-elected as Member, International Maritime Council for 2 years (2018-19

At least 200 fishermen missing as Cyclone Ockhi nears Lakshadweep

India and Singapore sign bilateral agreement for naval cooperation

Rear Admiral Sandeep Beecha takes over charge as the Commandant, Naval War College

India is set to provide to Singapore naval practice and logistics facilities

Eight dolphins die and forty critical in south Tamil Nadu Sea

CMA CGM announces change in the governance; Rodolphe Saade to take charge as CMA CGM chairman, founder retires

Joint Exercises on in Defence of Andaman and Nicobar Islands

ISWAN joins search for missing Emerald Star crew

No artificial lights permitted on fishing vessels to protect ecology

Seminar on Cyber Security in the Context of Indian Navy at New Delhi

Singapore to use drones for remote ship inspections

INS Sarvekshak Reaches Dar-Es-Salaam: To Carry out Joint Hydrographic Survey with Tanzanian Navy

Andhra Pradesh boat capsize incident: Death-toll rises to 19

IADC: Facts About Coastal Protection

Indian fishermen held by Pak Navy

Annual Logistics Conference Held at Naval Base Kochi

Islands in the East and west coast to be developed by the centre

Shell Marine Launches New Cylinder Oil Shell Alexia 140 for Optimized Engine Performance

China objects to Defence Ministers visit to Arunachal Pradesh

Chief of Naval staff Admiral Sunil Lanba, is in France on a 6 day official visit

Indian Navy's helicopter pilots to be trained in US

India's first all-woman crew on circumnavigation of globe arrives in Australia

Bi-Annual Naval Commanders Conference to be held at New Delhi from - 24-27 Oct 17

Worlds First Floating Wind Farm Opens Up Off Scotland

Terrorists attack a hotel near Gwador Port

India and Russia to conduct INDRA 17, tri-services joint exercise on Oct 19

Navy to produce an integrated doctrine on National Security soon says Naval chief

V.Ship top exec lectures on mentorship quintessence at CMMI meet

Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry Loses Power, Hits Boats before Grounding

India desptches aircrafts two days after the mishap involving 26 Indian crew members off the Philipphines coast

Indian naval ships are in Japan; to participate in naval exercises during the four day stay

Major reshuffle in the Shipping Ministry

Naval Sailor to approach Apex Court against sacking for becoming a female

At least 8 feared dead after Tunisian migrant boat collides with Navy vessel

Refugee boat with 100 Rohingya capsizes off Bangladesh coast; death toll reaches 12 and toll may go up

Union Home Minister and Union Minister for Shipping, Road Transport and Highways inaugurate sea route to Baratang and lay foundation stone for shipping projects in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands

WISTA Elects New President, Secretary

International industry coalition seeks global govts support to avert truck rollovers, train wrecks, cargo spillages & port fire explosions

Naval chief to visit Vietnam

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