Navy Ship

  • Merchant Navy ship sinks off Lakshadweep, all crew members rescued 12-06-2013 08:16 PM

    Kochi: A Merchant Navy ship on its way to Maldives from Pakistan began sinking near the Minicoy island, Lakshadweep, nearly 300 km west of Kochi, on Wednesday evening. The ship - Asian Express - was carrying cement and sand and had developed a crack below its hull near the waterline....
  • Eight freed MV Asphalt crew members return home 01-05-2011 07:33 AM

    Mumbai: Eight freed crew members of the MV Asphalt Venture finally returned home on Sunday. The sailors met family members at the Mumbai airport in the wee hours of Sunday morning. All eight crew members were in captivity of Somali pirates for over seven months and were released on April...
  • Is the govt doing enough for the sailors held captive by pirates?

    It's been over a month since the families of the hostage sailors met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Indian sailors still remain in captivity and are...