SHIP COLLISION

  • News 360: Don't drink and drive message grows louder March 1, 2012

    The Cabinet approves tougher punishment for traffic offences that includes a jail term of two years for rash and drunk driving. ...
  • Hunt on for ship that hit boat off Kerala coast March 1, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Indian Coast Guard and Indian Navy have launched a search operation to trace the ship which collided with a shipping boat at the high seas off the KochiAlleppey coast killing at least two fishermen. Four ships and a Dornier aircraft have been deployed to trace the ship involved. "INS...
  • Watch: Navy warship collides with cargo ship February 1, 2011

    These visuals caught on camera show cargo vessel MV Nordlake ramming into INS Vindhyagiri and the panic and chaos that followed the collision. INS Vindhyagiri caught fire and sank after the collision. Fire engines and the Navy tried to control the fire but the warship was so badly damaged that...
  • Cargo ships collide in Hooghly, no casualty November 23, 2010

    Kolkata: Two cargo vessels were badly damaged after colliding headon in Nurpur in South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal at about 11.30 AM on Tuesday. Reports say there have been no casualties but the crew was still on board both the ships. The ships are reportedly sinking. The Indian Coast...
  • Ship collision causes ChinaJapan diplomatic war September 22, 2010

    Beijing: A collision between a Chinese fishing boat and a Japanese coast guard vessel during a chase near the Diaoyu Islands has turned into a diplomatic war between the nations. A Japanese court has approved the extension of the detention of the boat's captain, Zhan Qixiong, until September 29, drawing a...
  • Coast Guard vessel sinks after collision March 23, 2010

    Mumbai: A Coast Guard ship sank after a privatelyowned merchant vessel rammed into it in the Mumbai Harbour Tuesday evening, an official said. No casualties were reported. The collision took place at the commercial Indira Dockyard in Mumbai and over 40 sailors and technicians on the ship, identified as Indian Coast...