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Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Cargo vessel


Cargo vessel in process of sinking, efforts on to tackle oil spill: Sri Lankan officials

May 27, 2021 5:18 pm

A Singapore-flagged cargo vessel, MV 'X-Press Pearl', loaded with about 25 tonnes of hazardous nitric acid and 325 metric tonnes of fuel in its tank, caught fire 9.5 nautical miles away from Colombo Port.

China says no 'link' between stranded Indian ship crew and its strained ties with India, Aus

December 25, 2020 10:21 pm

"There is a considerable amount of stress on the crew members on account of this unprecedented situation," External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said.

Hong Kong cargo vessel sinks, leaving 11 missing

May 05, 2014 2:24 pm

The 97-meter Zhong Xin 2, carrying cement, is suspected to have sunk after colliding with the 300-meter MOL Motivator.

Philippine ferry mishap: 34 dead,80 still missing

August 18, 2013 1:18 am

There were 870 people on board the ferry,including 754 passengers and 116 crewmen.

14 Indian sailors saved by EU,NATO ships

June 08, 2013 3:16 am

Fourteen Indian sailors on a hijacked cargo vessel have been safely rescued as Somali pirates on board the ship fled after counter piracy ships

IIT engineer suggests technology to clean up beaches

August 10, 2010 7:02 pm

It is time to start cleaning up the beaches when the oil spill is freshly entrapped into the sand and silt using the Sand and Silt Washing Reactors