TRAWLER

  • Goa: Two fishermen dead, 4 missing as trawler collides with ship April 26, 2013

    Mumbai/Panaji: In a mishap off south GoaKarwar coast, two fishermen died and four others went missing after a ship collided with a fishing trawler on Thursday morning. "We have rescued 23 crew members of trawler 'Sea Messiah' while four are still missing and bodies of two fishermen were fished out in...
  • Kasab hanged, justice done: Trawler Kuber victims' families November 23, 2012

    Porbander: Families of the fishermen who were on the trawler Kuber when it was taken off the Gujarat coast by terrorists who attacked Mumbai on November 26, 2008, say that convict Ajmal Kasab's hanging has helped them get justice. All the five fishermen, including the captain of the fishing boat...
  • West Bengal trawler capsize: Death toll reaches 77 November 3, 2010

    Kakdwip: The death toll in the West Bengal trawler capsize in the Muriganga river rose to 77 on Wednesday, as yet another body was recovered. Fiftyfour people are still missing. "One more body was found floating today. The number of deaths is now 77," said South 24Parganas police superintendent L...
  • CNNIBN Impact: Guj to pay kin of fishermen killed on 26/11 November 19, 2009

    The Gujarat government will give compensation to the families of four fishermen killed by the 26/11 terrorists. The 26/11 terrorists, including Ajmal Kasab, had hijacked MV Kuber killing the 4 fishermen on board and throwing them in the sea. But the law states that no one is declared dead until...
  • No proof of death, no compensation for 26/11 victims November 17, 2009

    Navsari (Gujarat): Almost a year after Mumbai terror attacks, some victims are still struggling to meet their ends. The families of the fishermen who were killed by the terrorists after hijacking the fishing trawler Kuber are still waiting for relief. The Government wont give them exgratia before seeing the...
  • 45 Goa fishermen missing after Cyclone Phyan November 12, 2009

    Panaji: About 45 fishermen were missing on Thursday as eight trawlers were still out at sea and two feared sunk following Cyclone Phyan passing through the Arabian Sea the day before. A day after the cyclone missed Goa but led to heavy rains and stormy seas, a fisheries department officials...
  • Boat used by terrorists during 26/11 all set to sail August 22, 2009

    New Delhi: The infamous boat which was used by terrorists to reach Mumbai to plan the 26/11 siege, M V Kuber, is all set to sail again. All that stands in the way the Kuber's return journey is a clearance from the customs and fisheries department. The vessel was repaired after...
  • Terrorists were not necessarily on a suicide mission November 29, 2008

    Chennai: Coast Guard personnel on Thursday recovered an abandoned trawler called Kuber drifting in the high seas off the coast of Mumbai after receiving specific intelligence inputs from Naval Air surveillance. Coast guards found the body of the boats captain Amar Singh Narayan, with his throat slit. They also recovered...
  • Indian Navy questioned on Somali pirate ship sinking November 25, 2008

    New Delhi: The sinking by the Indian Navy of a Somali pirate "mother ship" in the international waters off the Gulf of Aden took a curious turn on Tuesday with a Thai company claiming the vessel that went down was a trawler it owned. The Indian Navy, however, stuck to its...