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91 sailors held hostage in 3 yrs;govt readies contingency plan

iew of incidents wherein 91 Indian crew members had been held hostage over last three years by Somali pirates, the government has firmed up a contingency plan for dealing with piracy and hijacking of merchant ships, Parliament was informed today. It has ... Business Standard, 2 months ago

Navymen recount searing rescue tales

INS Tarkash and INS Mumbai, which evacuated approximately 4,000 Indians from Yemen during Operation “Raahat”, are anchored — PTI Officers and sailors on board the INS Mumbai and INS Tarkash, which were involved in evacuating Indian nationals from Yemeni ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
DNA India

Somali pirates shifting location towards India: Manohar Parrikar

Beaten back in their usual area of operations, Somali pirates are "shifting their location" towards India, but the country is watchful to deal with such threats, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikaron Sunday said. Manohar Parrikar Agencies AFP ...
 DNA India2 months ago

Wellness at Sea: improving seafarers lives

A new programme geared towards preventing mental health issues among seafarers has recently set sail. Eva Grey looks into its innovative approach and how it hopes to tackle the dwindling popularity of careers at sea. Thousands of miles away, ...
 Ship Technology2 days ago

European countries work together to fight pirates

THE hulking P-3C Orion aircraft prepares to take off from a military base in the Horn of African nation of Djibouti, on the latest mission hunting pirates off Somalia's coast. Equiped with surveillance cameras, the German military aircraft will ...
 Brunei Times2 days ago Atalanta: Model in fight versus people smugglers  China Post3 days ago Lessons for Mediterranean? Euro force hunting Somali pirates  EU Business3 days ago Somalia: Lessons for Mediterranean- Euro Force Hunting Somali Pirates  AllAfrica.com3 days ago

The Killing of Osama bin Laden

It's been four years since a group of US Navy Seals assassinated Osama bin Laden in a night raid on a high-walled compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. The killing was the high point of Obama's first term, and a major factor in his re-election. The ...
 Middle East Monitor1 week ago
World Maritime News

Maritime compacency warning

Now is not the time to be complacent on maritime security, the Chief Operating Officer at a maritime security contractor has warned. Gerry Northwood OBE, pictured, from MAST warned of growing complacency in terms of maritime security that could ...
 Professional Security2 weeks ago Growing complacency could result in loss of life  Maritime Journal2 weeks ago MAST: Growing Complacency Plaguing Maritime Security  World Maritime News3 weeks ago Growling complacency could result in loss of life  Baird Maritime3 weeks ago

Call to address maritime crime

He added: The problem is that incidents of piracy are not infrequent, and I often see the under reporting and misreporting of incidents. All maritime crime is piracy; we should not hide behind the legal distinction of armed robbery in territorial ...
 SecurityWorldHotel.com3 weeks ago

Navy recounts brave tales

Chief of naval staff Admiral R.K. Dhowan was chief guest at the naval investiture ceremony held at INS Viraat in Colaba (Photo: Debasish Dey) Officers and sailors on board the INS Mumbai and INS Tarkash, which were involved in evacuating Indian nationals from ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
City Journal

Iran and the Lessons of History

With the pending nuclear deal, Obama courts dishonor—and possibly war. For all their differences, President Barack Obama uncannily resembles his Democratic predecessor, President Jimmy Carter, in his stiff-necked, self-righteous inability ...
 City Journal2 months ago
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