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Pawan Hans Crash: Blackbox sent to France, preliminary report likely in two weeks

Investigators probing into the Pawan Hans helicopter crash off the city coast last week are expected to submit their initial findings in two weeks, a source has said. A three-member committee of th...

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Coast Guard rescues 10 fishermen off Malpe coast

The Coast Guard headquarters, Karnataka, has rescued 10 fishermen from the IFB sea shell (IND - KL - 04 €“ MM -1372) 100-km west of Malpe, belonging to Kannur district of Kerala. The boat had been ...

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Pawan Hans-ONGC chopper crash: Body of seventh victim recovered, Coast Guard concludes search ope...

The Coast Guard said that the body of the last passenger missing following the Pawan Hans-ONGC chopper crash on Saturday was recovered on Thursday evening

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ONGC chopper crash: Seventh, and last, body found; identified by family members

SIX DAYS after a Pawan Hans helicopter carrying five Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) officials and two pilots crashed off shore, the seventh body, of senior ONGC official V K Bindu Lal Babu ...

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Cyclone Ockhi: Rescue operations called off after intense search, says Nirmala Sitharaman

The Centre has called off operations to trace missing fishermen following cyclone 'Ockhi' last month after days of intense search, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said here today. The minister ...

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Fire engulfs oil tanker MT Genessa off Gujarat’s Kandla port; Coast Guard rescues 26 crew members

Ahmedabad: No oil spill has been reported from the diesel-laden merchant navy tanker that caught fire on Wednesday off the Gujarat coast, an official said on Thursday. Efforts were underway to dous...

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A coast guard or coastguard is a maritime security organization of a particular country. The term implies widely different responsibilities in different countries, from being a heavily armed military force with customs and security duties to being a volunteer organization tasked with search and rescue functions and lacking any law enforcement powers.