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Somali pirates target oil tanker; 5 Indians taken hostage

In yet another incident of its kind, five Indian sailors have been abducted by Somali pirates off the Nigerian coast.On December 17, heavily-armed pirates stormed a German oil tanker SP Brussels......

Somali pirates nabbed off Gujarat coast

Gujarat police on Monday arrested fourteen Somali pirates and three Yemeni nationals after they reached the Gujarat coast after being stranded for a month in the sea without food or water. The......

Navy warship heads to Somalia to free sailors

The Indian Navy has sent a naval warship to the Somali coast in order to secure the release of seven of its citizens held captive by pirates despite taking ransom.A Talwar Class stealth warship has......

Somalia asks India to hand over arrested pirates

The Somali government has asked India to hand over the 43 pirates, arrested off the coast of Lakshadweep during two separate operations recently, so that they can be put on trial in their country,......

Somali pirates placed under arrest in Mumbai

FifteenSomali and Ethiopian pirates apprehended by the Indian Navy after a gunbattle off the Lakshadweep coast while trying to loot a foreign merchant vessel were on Monday placed under arrest and......

UNSC appeals to all nations to outlaw piracy

The UN Security Council has unanimously adopted a resolution that seeks the creation of a special body to prosecute pirates caught off the Somali coast and asks all countries to criminalise piracy.......

Early monsoon may bring cyclone too

The Indian Meteorological Department announced that conditions are favourable for further advancement of monsoon to some parts of southwest Bay of Bengal, more parts of southeast and east central......

Rain respite soon for farmers

This piece of forecast from the India Meteorological Department and the European Centre for Medium-Range weather Forecasts may bring cheer to Indian farmers, who have been reeling under hostile......

Review: Captain Phillips is gripping

Captain Phillips is good entertainment that, thankfully, has its brain intact, writes Paloma Sharma. When Richard Phillips leaves home and family behind in Vermont to captain a container ship,......
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Somali forces clash with pirates, free Indian ship crew - officials

The pirates seized the dhow Al Kausar off Somalia's coast, part of a surge of attacks after years without a reported incident. ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-somali-forces-clash-with-pirates-free-indian-ship-crew-officials-2398151
coast guard

Somalia security forces today freed eight Indian sailors who had been taken ashore by pirates after they were chased off a hijacked ship earlier... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/eight-hostages-held-by-somali-pirates-freed-coast-guard-117041200601_1.html
Somali pirates hijack ship off Yemen coast, Indian Navy dispatches warships to rescue sailors

Somali pirates are suspected of hijacking a bulk carrier ship, the head of a maritime security company said on Saturday, the latest in a string of... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/world/somali-pirates-hijack-ship-off-yemen-coast-indian-navy-dispatches-warships-to-rescue-sailors-3375472.html
Somali pirates arrested in 2011 near Lakshwadeep coast set to return home

There might finally be some good news for the Somali men held in Navi Mumbai's Taloja Road jail. The post Somali pirates arrested in 2011 near... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/india/somali-pirates-arrested-in-2011-near-lakshwadeep-coast-set-to-return-home-3371278.html
Pakistani vessel hijacked by Somali pirates

A Pakistan-owned cargo vessel, which was carrying food, was hijacked off the coast of central Somalia, Somali officials said on Tuesday, according... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/pakistani-vessel-hijacked-by-somali-pirates-117040501036_1.html

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