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International pressure made Somali pirates release ship, crew: Sri Lanka deputy foreign minister

Somali pirates released the oil tanker Aris 13 and its eight-man Sri Lankan crew without ransom and without injuring them in any way, the minister said.

published on : 17th March 2017

Suicide bombers destroy three fuel tankers in northeast Nigeria

More than 20,000 have been killed by Boko Haram over the past seven years, with 2.6 million people left homeless.

published on : 3rd March 2017

MT Dawn Kancheepuram owners blame Kamarajar Port for oil spill

MT Dawn Kancheepuram had to wait for two days in the outer harbour despite fervent pleas to the port authorities to permit it inside to discharge the oil, alleged owners of the vessel.

published on : 2nd February 2017

Shipping Ministry orders inquiry into oil spill from Chennai ship collision

An official is being deputed from Mumbai to conduct the inquiry and the focus of the Shipping Ministry is now on what action should be taken to control the oil spill, sources said.

published on : 1st February 2017

Chennai to turn to neighbouring districts to quench residents’ thirst

Chennai may be compelled to depend on tankers, farm wells, desalination plants and ground water from Tiruvallur, Neyveli and Kancheepuram.

published on : 25th January 2017

More than 30 dead as tanker rams into vehicles on Kenya road 

The tanker lost control while going downhill on the road from the capital, Nairobi, to Naivasha late Saturday.

published on : 11th December 2016

Russian tankers defy EU ban to smuggle jet fuel to Syria: Sources

Russian tankers have smuggled jet fuel to Syria through EU waters, bolstering military supplies to a war-torn country.

published on : 23rd November 2016

Demonetisation cuts down city's non-potable water supply

BWSSB tankers are comparitively less affected as it continues to accept payments in the old currency notes.

published on : 18th November 2016