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$14,000 prize for idea on ocean sustainability

New Delhi, April 20 | To celebrate Earth Day on April 22, the Commonwealth Secretariat and Satellite Applications Catapult are launching the first-ever 'Hack...

Radioactive water from Fukushima may be disposed into ocean

Tokyo, April 10 | The Japanese government may announce plans to dispose of radioactive wastewater from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant into...

Zipaworld forays into ocean freight

New Delhi, Feb 28 | Logistics startup Zipaworld announced its foray in the ocean freight booking segment and expects at least three-fold growth in...

India revs up maritime multilateralism in Indian Ocean

By Vijay SakhujaNew Delhi, Feb 5 | Two important back-to-back strategic meetings concerning the Indian Ocean have added the much-needed seriousness to the region...

Drop in drugs smuggling, piracy and robbery in Indian Ocean in...

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Jan 30 | A total of 215 maritime incidents like contraband smuggling, piracy, armed robbery, irregular human migration and...

Rahul Ram: Indian Ocean’s new anthem about inequalities during pandemic

New Delhi, Jan 30 | Rocker and activist Rahul Ram of the band Indian Ocean feels inequality is ever-present across all sectors of economy...

Iran’s IRGC fires ballistic missiles in Indian Ocean

Tehran, Jan 17 | Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) held a new missile drill, during which it successfully fired ballistic missiles in the...

SL endorsed as Vice Chair of Indian Ocean Rim Association

Colombo, Dec 18 | Sri Lanka has been endorsed as the Vice Chair of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Council of Ministers from...

Growing presence of Chinese research and fishing vessels in Indian Ocean...

By Sumit Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Nov 30 | India has observed that there is an increasing trend of Chinese research vessels and fishing vessels...

Doval leads India in tri-nation meet as Indian Ocean countries boost...

IN BureauNew Delhi, Nov 28 | The tri-lateral meeting between India, hosts Sri Lanka and Maldives on maritime and security cooperation got underway in...

Quad coalition’s naval drill in Indian Ocean Region ends

New Delhi, Nov 20 | The Malabar exercise between navies of the Quad or Quadrilateral coalition -- an informal security forum comprising India, the...

India engaging with nations at strategic level in Indian Ocean Region:...

New Delhi, Nov 6 | India is actively engaging with nations at the strategic level in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) -- one of...

India and three major democracies all set for naval drill in...

New Delhi, Nov 2 | The 'Quad' countries -- an informal security forum comprising India, the US, Japan and Australia --...

An ocean forever in the melting pot of history

New Delhi, Oct 5 | Its an ocean as vast as the sub-continent whose name it bears, encompassing Asia to the north, Australia to...

Sri Lanka to ensure no nation dominates Indian Ocean: Rajapaksa

By Arul LouisUnited Nation, Sep 23 | Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has said that his country is against any country dominating the Indian...

Indian Australian navies to carry out maritime exercise in Indian Ocean

New Delhi, Sep 22 | The Indian Navy is scheduled to undertake a two-day Passage Exercise (PASSEX) with Royal Australian Navy in the East...

Ocean warming making Mumbai rainfall extreme: Scientists

New Delhi, Aug 6 | Scientists on Thursday explained the extreme rainfall event in Mumbai to an anomaly that will become a recurrent pattern...

Plastic flows into the ocean expected to triple by 2040: Research

New Delhi, July 25 (IANSlife) Without immediate and sustained action, the annual flow of plastic into the ocean could nearly triple by 2040, new...

Iran to set up permanent base in Indian Ocean

Tehran, June 23 | Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) announced that it plans to set up a permanent base in the Indian Ocean...

Hong Kong’s Ocean Park reopens after over 4 months

Hong Kong, June 13 | Hong Kongs Ocean Park reopened on Saturday after more than four months of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.Some...

Nations ensure ocean sustainability: Commonwealth Sec-Gen

New Delhi, June 7 | A day ahead of World Oceans Day, the Commonwealth Secretary-General on Sunday urged governments to ensure their countries' post-Covid...

HK Legco approves $696 mn bailout for Ocean Park

Hong Kong, May 30 | Hong Kong's Legislative Council (Legco) has approved the city government's proposed urgent bailout of HK$5.4 billion ($696 million) to...

Global warming reaches ocean depths, threatens deep-sea life

Sydney, May 27 | Even though the deeper layers of the ocean are warming at a slower pace than the surface, animals living in...

Virtually visit these Australian ocean pools

New Delhi, May 22 (IANSlife) Dotting the beaituful Australian coastline, ocean pools or ocean baths allow one to experience the public seawater in a...

Hong Kong Ocean Park to reopen in next few weeks

Hong Kong, May 9 | The Hong Kong Ocean Park is preparing to reopen in the next few weeks in light of improving signs...

Bani J’s hair-raising mantra in hues of the ocean

Mumbai, April 28 | TV personality and actress Bani J added a dash of mermaid vibes to her persona, colouring her hair ocean blue...

Global ocean covered entire Earth 3.2 billion years ago

New York, March 3 | Early Earth, home to some of our planet's first lifeforms, may have been a real-life "waterworld" without a continent...

Indian Ocean: No way of monetising music except live shows

New Delhi, Feb 18 | Rahul Ram of the popular band Indian Ocean has noticed good and bad changes in the music industry. He...

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Hyundai Motor to phase out Kona EVs in domestic market

Seoul, April 21 | Hyundai Motor has stopped the production of the Kona Electric for the domestic market in a move to phase...