Bay of Bengal

14 Bodies Of Fishermen, Missing In Bay Of Bengal, Found

Officials said a weather advisory to the fishermen has been issued not to venture into seas due to depression formed in north west Bay of</b> …


Brace for heavy spells of rain for next two days in Mumbai: IMD

Several parts of Maharashtra including Mumbai and Vidharbha are likely to witness heavy to moderate rainfall in the next 48 hours as per India …


July 27, 2018: When Mars and Moon will present celestial spectacles

A picture of Mars taken by the Mars Colour Camera on board India’s Mars Orbiter Spacecraft. File | Photo Credit: PTI<p>July 21, 2018 21:20 IST<p>Updated: …

India News

Ahmedabad receives 4.82 mm rains, mayor takes a trip across city

After heavy downpour on Friday, the city received scattered rains on Saturday. Odhav, with 16mm, recorded the highest rainfall of the day, followed …

India News

Tata Steel may invest ₹5,000 crto develop Subarnarekha port

Proximity to West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand and Nepal a strategic advantage

Tata Steel

Odisha District Collectors put on flood alert

Bhubaneswar, July 20 (IANS) The Odisha government on Friday asked all the District Collectors to remain alert to meet any possible flood situation …


Monsoon updates: Extremely heavy rains at isolated places very likely over Odisha, East Rajasthan

Heavy to very heavy rain with extremely heavy rainfall at isolated places very likely over Odisha, East Rajasthan and north coastal Andhra Pradesh, …


Briones: Living in danger

WHO would have thought that a name as nice as “Henry” would cause so much misery to families living on the shores of Barangays Poblacion and …


Odisha to witness heavy rainfall: MeT

Bhubaneswar, July 19 (IANS) Heavy rainfall in several coastal districts of Odisha in the next 24 hours is likely due to a low-pressure area formed …

North Bay

Reservoirs on Krishna in State may get 15 tmcft

With both Almatti and Tungabhadra reservoirs 90% full, the authorities will be forced to release water to the downstream reservoirs in Andhra Pradesh …

Andhra Pradesh

Bodies of two of 19 missing fishermen found in Bay of Bengal

Kolkata, July 19 (IANS) Bodies of two of the 19 missing fishermen were found in the Bay of Bengal on Wednesday by rescuers, an official said.<p>Efforts …


19 fishermen missing after trawlers capsize in Bay of Bengal

In a massive storm in the past 24 hours, three fishing trawlers have reportedly sunk in the Bay of Bengal.


Bay of Bengal missing fishermen: One body found, 18 still missing

By Express News Service<p>KOLKATA: More than 24 hours after 19 fishermen on three fishing trawlers went missing in the high seas in Bay of Bengal, the …

India News

Overall rainfall deficit narrows to 4%, but UP, Bihar, Jharkhand still face dry conditions

IMD officials said that fewer low pressure systems have developed over Bay of Bengal during the current monsoon season, and those which developed …


Sri lanka to construct third international airport

Colombo, July 12 (IANS) The Sri lankan government is planning to construct a third international airport in Trincomalee in a bid to make the district …

Sri Lanka

185 kg Black Marlin fish caught in the Bay of Bengal

Kolkata, July 12 (IANS) In a rare occurrence, a 185 kg Black Marlin fish, usually found in the Pacific ocean, was caught near the shores of the Bay …


India Tests Emergency-Escape System for Human Spaceflight (Video)

India is one step closer to launching people to space.<p>On the night of July 4 (the morning of July 5 local Indian time), the nation performed the …

Space Exploration

Mysteries of Indian monsoon probed in Bay of Bengal

doi:10.1038/nindia.2018.85 Published online 27 June 2018<p>A hurricane-hunter plane and research ships aim to gather the most-detailed observations yet …

Science (India)

Eight Countries Join Hands to Protect Bay of Bengal

The Global Environment Facility (GEF) has just approved a grant of USD 15 million for the Bay of Bengal Large Marine Ecosystem (BOBLME) project, led …


This is how you can spend 7 days in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Hop from one exotic island to another in the Bay of Bengal with unspoilt bone white sandy beaches, marine diversity and water based activities to …

Travel (India)

Drift of burning merchant vessel in Bay of Bengal arrested

Kolkata, June 16 (IANS) In a daring and complex operation, a Seaking 42 C helicopter from the Eastern Naval Command on Saturday winched down a Marine …


Containership Abandoned in Bay of Bengal Due to Major Fire

The Indian Coast Guard has rescued all 22 crew member of a containership following a major fire aboard the vessel while about 50 miles off the coast …

Coast Guard

Crew member of Kochi merchant ship succumbs to burns; another container ship catches fire in Kolkata, all rescued

A crew member of a domestic merchant ship that caught fire off the coast here, has succumbed to severe burns. Doctors at the Medical Trust Hospital …


Major fire engulfs ship in Bay of Bengal, Coast Guard rescues crew

An incident of fire has been reported on a container vessel, MV SSL Kolkata on its way to Kolkata. The fire was initially reported in the wee hours …

Coast Guard

22 Sailors Rescued After Container Ship Catches Fire In Bay Of Bengal

The MV SSL Kolkata reported the fire at 12:05 am today. The Coast Guard immediately deployed a ship from Haldia.<p><b>Kolkata:</b> The Indian Coast Guard today …

Coast Guard

Fire breaks out on-board merchant vessel in Bay of Bengal, crew rescued

MV SSL Kolkata, a domestic merchant container vessel, on Thursday reported a fire on-board near Sandheads in the Bay of Bengal, the Kolkata Port …

Coast Guard

Monsoon may arrive in Bengal within 48 hours

The southwest monsoon will advance in West Bengal within 48 hours, according to G.K. Das, director of the Regional Meteorological Department, …

India News

Monsoon likely to cover entire State in 24 hours

The southwest monsoon has further advanced into Rayalaseema and most parts of coastal A.P. on Friday. Conditions are favourable for its further …


South West Monsoon expected to arrive in Mumbai in the next 24 hours

The South West Monsoon is expected to arrive in Mumbai in the next 24 hours, the India Meterorological Department said on Friday.


Bengal, Odisha to get Southwest Monsoon in advance due to low pressure in the Bay

The Meteorological department today announced that West Bengal and Odisha will see Southwest Monsoon in advance due to a low pressure forming in the …