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Cyclone Gaja intensifies into severe storm, landfall in Tamil Nadu on November 15

Cyclone 'Gaja' intensified into a severe cyclonic storm on November 15 and is expected to cross the south Tamil Nadu coast by late this evening or night, with the government machinery put on high a...

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1 missing after fishing boat accident off Mumbai coast, rescue launched

One person was missing after a fishing boat carrying seven people met with an accident in the sea off Mumbai coast early on Sunday morning. The vessel Morning Star collided with an unknown vessel,p...

5 days
Fisherman Missing After Two Boats Collide Off Palghar Coast

A 42-year-old fisherman went missing after two boats collided in the Arabian Sea off the Vasai coast in Maharashtra's Palghar district in the early hours today, the police said. The mishap took pla...

5 days

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.