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Indian Coast Guard rescues 13 people near Mangalore Port 

The rescued individuals were the crew members of a merchant ship Tridevi Prem (Hopper Dredger) who abandoned the vessel in a lifeboat at about 2.30 am due to severe flooding on-board.

Watch: Fire guts vessel 'Coastal Jaguar'; 28 crew members rescued

The Indian Coast Guard is at the incident site and is assisting in dousing the flames.


Indian Coast Guard Yantrik recruitment 2019: Registration process begins, know how to apply

Indian Coast guard Yantrik recruitment 2019: The candidates will get a remuneration of Rs 29,200 per month in addition Rs 6,200 dearness allowance. The upper age limit of the candidates should not be more than 22 years

Two Coast Guard personnel held with Rs 50 lakh cocaine in Pune

Officials of the Local Crime Branch (LCB) of Ratnagiri police received a tip off and conducted a search in the industrial area of the Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) in Ratnagiri at 6.30 pm on Saturday.

K Natarajan takes over as Director General of Coast Guard

Prior to his appointment, Natarajan was the Coast Guard Commander of Western Seaboard, considered to be sensitive because of its jurisdiction that ranges from the Gujarat coast adjoining Pakistan to the Kerala coast down south.

K Natarajan to be new Coast Guard DG

Natarajan is currently the Additional Director General of the ICG's Western Sea Board, which looks after the security of the sensitive maritime boundary from Gujarat to Kerala.


Indian Coast Guard Navik recruitment 2019: 10th pass can apply, check details here

Indian Coast Guard Navik recruitment 2019: Candidates who have passed class 10 and above can apply. Monthly salary basic salary Rs 21,700, allowances extra.

Pak vessel with 200 kg heroin held off Gujarat

Coast Guard officials said the consignment was likely to be received by an Indian vessel. They said that they are interrogating the six crew members apprehended from the boat — Al-Medina — and were trying to get more details.

Indian Coast Guard seizes drugs worth Rs 500 crore on Pakistani boat

Preliminary testing on one of packets using a drug detection kit revealed that it would be containing narcotics substance that would be valued anywhere between Rs 400-500 crore.

Sri Lanka blasts: Coast Guard put on high alert, security beefed up around Kochi naval base

Amid concerns that the perpetrators of the attack might try to escape the island nation through the sea route, the Coast Guard has deployed a number of ships and Dorniers -- aircraft used to conduct surveillance -- to identify suspicious boats.