US Ship

  • Madras HC reserves orders on bail appeal of 12 Indian sailors February 13, 2014

    Madurai bench of the Madras High Court today reserved its orders on the appeal for bail filed by the 12 Indian sailors, arrested along with other crew members of US ship Seaman Ohio on the charge of illegally carrying weapons in Indian waters. Justice Aruna Jagadeesan reserved the orders without specifying...
  • Madras HC dismisses bail plea of US ship crew members December 18, 2013

    The Madras High Court bench at Madurai on Wednesday dismissed bail petitions of all the crew members of a US ship, arrested on charges of illegally carrying weapons on board the vessel and straying into Indian waters, stating the probe was in the initial stage and if they were released...
  • Bail plea of 35 crew members of detained US ship rejected October 30, 2013

    Tuticorin: A sessions court on Wednesday rejected the bail petitions of the 35 crew members of US ship MV Seaman Guard Ohio, arrested on October 18 on charges of illegally carrying arms and straying into Indian waters. Judge Paul Durai rejected their bail petitions when the matter came up for hearing...
  • India charges 33 aboard armed US anti-piracy ship October 19, 2013

    India has charged 33 men aboard an armed ship operated by a US maritime security firm for failing to produce papers authorising it to carry weapons in Indian waters, police said on Saturday, a move that could trigger diplomatic tensions. The captain and the chief engineer were not among those arrested...
  • Ship detention: Britain seeks consular access to its nationals October 18, 2013

    Britain, whose six nationals are among the arrested crew of a ship detained in Tamil Nadu, on Friday, sought consular access to them while having questions about the reasons for the action against them. "We have written to the MEA (Ministry of External Affairs) to request consular access to the British...
  • Tamil Nadu: Crew of US ship arrested, arms, ammunition seized October 18, 2013

    Thirty-three crew members of a US firm owned ship were arrested on Friday by Tamil Nadu Police on charges of illegally carrying arms and ammunition and straying into Indian territorial waters without authorisation. The Q Branch CID police have seized 35 arms and about 5,680 rounds of ammunition from the vessel...
  • TN fisherman killed by US Navy buried in his village July 26, 2012

    Rameswaram: A Tamil Nadu fishermen who was shot dead by the US Navy off the Dubai coast was brought to his native village near here and buried on Wednesday. Sekar, hailing from Thoppu Valasai in Ramanathpuram District, was killed and three other fishermen injured on July 16 when a security team...
  • TN fisherman's body to arrive today July 25, 2012

    New Delhi: The body of Sekar Armugam, the 25-year-old Indian fishermen, who was killed in a firing by a US naval ship off the coast of United Arab Emirates, will be brought to his hometown on Wednesday. “All arrangements have been completed and tomorrow (Wednesday) the mortal remains are likely...