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Indian Navy seizes drugs worth Rs 3,000 cr from fishing vessel in Arabian Sea

The Indian Navy has seized narcotic substances weighing over 300 kg from a fishing vessel in the Arabian Sea. The approximate cost of the seized narcotics in the international market is estimated to be around Rs 3,000 crore. Indian naval ship Suvarna, whilst on surveillance patrol in the Arabian Sea, encountered a fishing vessel with...

MiG-29K Crash: Indian Navy recovers body of missing pilot

The Indian Navy on Monday recovered the body of the missing Mig-29K pilot Commander Nishant Singh after more than 10 days since he went missing after his aircraft crashed into the Arabian Sea. The Commander’s body was found 30 miles off Goa’s coast on the sea bed 70 meters below the water. Notably, Commander Singh...

MiG-29K wreckage indicates pilot ejected moments before crash

The wreckage of the MiG-29K fighter jet of the Indian Navy indicates that the missing pilot had ejected moments before the aircraft crashed in the Arabian Sea on Thursday. Notably, Naval experts have found the primary wreckage of the fighter jet, but the ejection seat of Commander Nishant Singh is missing from the site. Commander...

MiG-29K trainer aircraft crashes in Arabian Sea, 1 pilot missing

The Indian Navy on Friday said that a MiG-29K trainer aircraft operating from the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya met with an accident over the Arabian Sea on Thursday evening. While one pilot has been recovered, another is missing. The Navy in a statement said that search operation for the second pilot by air and surface...

Cyclone Nisarga to make landfall in Maharashtra’s Raigad district on June 3, bring rain to Gujarat

Cyclone Nisarga, which is expected to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm, is likely to make a landfall near Alibaug in Raigad district of Maharashtra close to Mumbai, and bring moderate to heavy rainfall in parts of Gujarat. This is the second storm to hit the country within a fortnight after cyclone Amphan wreaked havoc...

Severe cyclone ‘Nisarga’ to cross north Maharashtra & south Gujarat coast on June 3

The depression in the Arabian Sea is likely to intensify into a severe cyclone and cross the north Maharashtra and south Gujarat coasts on June 3, and will have an impact on Mumbai, the India Meteorological Department said on Monday. The depression will intensify into a deep depression—the third and fourth stage of any cyclone...

Cyclonic storm to hit Gujarat, Maharashtra this week: IMD

A low-pressure area formed over the Arabian Sea and Lakshadweep is likely to intensify further into a cyclonic storm and reach coastal states of Maharashtra and Gujarat this week, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Sunday. The system is likely to bring in rainfall to several parts of Gujarat and provide relief from the...

Pakistan Marines shoot at Indian boats off Gujarat coast, fisherman injured

An Indian fisherman was injured after personnel of the Pakistan Marines opened fire on two boats near the international maritime boundary line (IMBL) in Arabian Sea off the Gujarat coast, police said. There were reportedly eight crew members on the boat at the time of the incident. One crew member identified as Rambauri Raamdhani, hailing...