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International Maritime Organization


India among 170 countries to ink deal to reduce shipping emissions by 2050

April 15, 2018 1:30 pm

The deal, which was struck after intense negotiations at the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), will force the industry to redesign its fleet and switch from using fossil fuels to running vessels on renewable energy.

Ships get relief from piracy insurance premium at Indian ports

June 06, 2016 7:36 pm

Ships entering or leaving Indian ports need not pay additional war risk premium (ARWP) any more, after seas close to India's western coast were removed from the list of the High Risk Areas for piracy.

Move to cut sulphur in ship fuel opposed

May 15, 2012 1:58 am

A proposal to reduce sulphur content in marine fuel in Indian waters is being opposed by shipowners who fear it will push up operational costs.

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Thick smog for third consecutive day in Mumbai, AQI climbs to 306

Updated: December 8, 2022 5:17:08 am

Several neighbourhoods in Mumbai have registered AQI readings worse than that of Delhi.

Assembly election results today; BJP confident, AAP and Congress optimistic

Updated: December 8, 2022 5:02:49 am

A day before the results, with leaders expressing confidence in the party's victory, preparations to celebrate the win were underway at Shree Kamalam—the state headquarters of the BJP in Gandhinagar.

MCD polls: Congress leaders fear party running out of time, wait for Gujarat

Updated: December 8, 2022 3:57:41 am

Even Muslim strongholds slip out, from campaign to narrative to Delhi Cong chief, all come under attack

As Parliament begins, Mamata draws the line for her MPs on language, issues; raises concern over Bills

Updated: December 8, 2022 3:49:57 am

The instruction to avoid harsh language coincides with TMC subtly turning away from harsh attacks on PM

Belagavi heat in LS: NCP wants Shah to look in; BJP MPs say matter in SC

Updated: December 8, 2022 3:38:18 am

Congress, TMC raise issue of losing House panel chief posts

PM Modi: Disruptions pain young MPs, let’s make session more productive

Updated: December 8, 2022 3:19:24 am

Modi, who addressed the media at the beginning of the Winter Session, said he has had the opportunity to talk to a number of young MPs during the last few years and many of them have told him about their concern about the continuous stalling of the proceedings in Parliament.

TIPRA Motha chief interview: ‘There are two ways of making New Delhi listen…Defeating them electorally or violence…We believe in non-violence’

Updated: December 8, 2022 2:54:29 am

Pradyot Manikya Debbarman, the scion of Tripura’s erstwhile royal family, explains his outfit’s demand for a separate state of Greater Tipraland “not only for the indigenous people but also for all communities that live in TTAADC area”.

Situation calm at Belagavi; Maharashtra Ekikaran Samiti plans annual ‘Mahamela’ on Dec 19

Updated: December 8, 2022 2:21:50 am

The Maharashtra Ekikaran Samiti (MES) – a vocal proponent of the inclusion of Belagavi and other Marathi-speaking areas in Maharashtra – said that it would go ahead with its planned ‘Mahamela’ to protest against the session in the border city.

Coimbatore blast case: NIA arrests three suspects

Updated: December 8, 2022 2:03:27 am

The explosion had killed a 25-year-old youth, who allegedly was a terrorist owing allegiance to global terror group ISIS.

MCD elections: AAP wins, BJP out but not down in Delhi

Updated: December 8, 2022 1:47:11 am

Despite a win, AAP leaders have gone into a huddle. Congress tally has dipped further, while BJP's vote share is more than last time. We break down the Delhi civic election results.