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Firing off Gujarat coast: Fisherman's remains reach Palghar village, last rites conducted

November 10, 2021 12:05 am

Rajendra Gavit, MP from Palghar, visited the family and gave Rs 50,000 relief to them.

Cyclone Tauktae: Videos show extent of damage

May 18, 2021 12:06 pm

Many videos shared on social media showed trees being uprooted in many parts of the state after strong winds and rain hit the region.

Pakistan apprehends 35 fishermen and six boats off Gujarat coast

April 23, 2021 3:46 am

“About 35 fishermen and six of their boats have been apprehended by Pakistan on Wednesday,” Manish Lodhari, secretary of Porbandar-based National Fishworkers’ Forum (NFF) told The Indian Express.

Weather forecast Today Highlights: Cyclone 'Maha' may fizzle out, not hit Gujarat coast; J&K's Gulmarg receives snowfall

November 07, 2019 1:02 pm

Weather forecast Today, Cyclone Maha Highlights: Coastal districts of Junagadh, Gir Somnath, Amreli, Bhavnagar, Surat, Bharuch, Anand, Ahmedabad, Botad, Porbandar and Union Territories of Daman and Diu have been put on alert.

IB sounds alert: Possibility of Pakistani marine commandos infiltrating Gulf of Kutch

August 29, 2019 5:07 pm

Tensions between the two neighbouring countries rose after India abrogated Article 370 which gave special status to Jammu-Kashmir. Islamabad has threatened to close down airspace for India in bid to ratchet up tensions.

Gujarat: Indian Coast Guard apprehend nine Pakistani fishermen

August 19, 2018 10:33 pm

The arrests come a week after Pakistan released 26 Indian fishermen as a goodwill gesture before formation of new government in that country.

Pakistan boat with 9 crew members apprehended off Gujarat coast

August 19, 2018 9:40 pm

The crew members were taken to the Okha Port in Devbhumi Dwarka district of Gujarat, where they were handed over to the local marine police, the release said.

NCB to destroy 1,500 kg of heroin seized off Gujarat coast

August 17, 2017 9:35 pm

The contraband was brought in Ahmedabad amid tight security from Porbandar where it was stored after being seized by the Indian Coast Guard on July 30, NCB's zonal director Hari Om Gandhi told reporters.

48 Indian fishermen captured by Pakistan; 8 boats seized

March 06, 2015 8:40 pm

The Forum claimed that the Pakistani agency guards fired several rounds in the air to overpower the fishermen.

Seven Pakistani fishermen arrested by Coast Guard off Gujarat coast

March 17, 2014 9:46 pm

The Pakistani boat tried to escape towards the shallow waters but keeled over while speeding and capsized.


Navy gears up as Cyclone Maha approaches Gujarat coast

November 06, 2019 1:00 pm

A total of 30 NDRF teams and 15 teams of the State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) have been deployed in various parts of Gujarat along with teams of doctors and nurses. District collectors have been asked remain alert to tackle any emergency.