Mumbai Coast

  • Mumbai: Three sailors on hunger strike on abandoned ship rescued March 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Three crew members of a merchant ship have been airlifted by the Mumbai coast guard for medical treatment. The three crew members had been on a hunger strike after the vessel was abandoned by its owner. The ship has remained anchored off the Mumbai coast since January 2014 and...
  • Mumbai ship fire: 'Hazardous cargo a challenge to rescue ops' September 10, 2012

    Inflammable gases on the ship are posing a challenge to the firefighting operations, MV Baadkar, the Chief of the Western Coast Guard, said. ...
  • Fire breaks out in merchant ship off Mumbai coast September 9, 2012

    Mumbai: A fire broke out in a merchant vessel on Sunday afternoon off the Mumbai coast. The ship, MV Amsterdam Bridge, was going to Colombo from Mumbai and was allegedly carrying hazardous cargo. Two Coast Guard ships, ICGS Samudra Prahari and ICGS Subhadra Kumari Chouhan have been sent to the spot...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai June 29, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai June 21, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Mumbai coast sitting duck for 26/11-like attack June 22, 2011

    New Delhi: It's over two years since Ajmal Kasab and his nine accomplices entered India through the sea route, landing at an unmonitored landing spot at a fishermen's colony in South Mumbai, but it seems lessons of 26/11 have still not been learnt. CNN-IBN has learnt that there are more...
  • Missing containers pose environmental threat September 6, 2010

    Mumbai: It's too dangerous to touch. One month after two ships collided off the Mumbai coast, divers refuse to salvage a container full of pesticides that fell off MSC Chitra. A month after the ship collision near Mumbai's coast several cargo containers are still missing and the fact that makes...
  • Dubai-based Indian family had Gandhi's ashes February 1, 2008

    Dubai: The last-known urn containing the ashes of Mahatma Gandhi, which was immersed in the sea off Mumbai coast, had been preserved by the family of a Dubai-based Indian businessman for nearly six decades. The urn was bequeathed to the Gandhi family in 2006 by businessman Bharat Narayan, whose father was...