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'Brilliant' vessel joins the Coast Guard fleet; to patrol the eastern seaboard

The Indian Coast Guard Ship ‘Abhiraj, the fourth in the series of 20 Fast Patrol Vessels (FPVs), designed and built by Cochin Shipyard Limited, was commissioned on 02 Sep 2014 at Tuticorin by Vice Adm SPS Cheema Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Naval Command in the presence of Inspector General SP Sharma Commander Coast Guard Region (East) and other senior dignitaries of the Central and State govt. 263 more words

Russia-India Nuclear Power Technology Collaboration Is on the Grow

According to the Russia-India Report (RIR) by Mark Cooper, today, the interaction of nuclear scientists from India and Russia is not confined to just the nuclear power plant in principle, but it now extends to various other fields of the technology. 357 more words


Not entirely visible to the untrained eye - my 100th post

Google Alerts for all things coastal that I am interested in pop into my Gmail Inbox at 3pm everyday. I have become accustomed to deleting some of them, which I should probably change the relevancy. 328 more words

Sunset at Hooghly River

History says civilization started at bank of river and all great city grown around river. Cities  like  London developed around the Thames. Rome was built on Tiber as did  595 more words


Travel Bits: Memoir of rich woman in Bangladesh :-)

Human mind is mysterious – you never know what reminds you of what. For instance, I always find it amazing how music and fragrances take me on trip down the memory lane. 1,276 more words


India Stops Oil and Sea Dispute -- “The South China Sea is a glaring example of how one intransigent country can hold up everything.”

If good fences make good neighbors, that may explain why much of Asia’s recent territorial tension has centered on the ocean.

India took a step toward tighter ties with… 1,075 more words

Rediscovering Digha - The Brighton of the East

Digha is West Bengal’s most popular sea resort and tourist spot located south west of Calcutta. Often known as the ‘Brighton of the East’ – Digha is best for a small weekend trip. 415 more words

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