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The Guardian | 03 Feb 2016

Britain is at centre of global mercenary industry, says charity

G4S is world’s largest security company as UK leads booming global private military industry, War on Want says...

Maritime News

The Weekend quiz

Which feminist magazine got its name from the story of Eve’s creation? Spoiler alert: answers below (don’t cheat!)...

The Guardian 2016-02-06

Centre has big plans to develop ports

With India possessing 7,500 km of coastline, the Centre has laid out its plans to develop ports that would kick-start economic development in these parts. To increase economic activity, the Ministry of Shipping is organising a Maritime India Summit...

The Hindu 2016-02-06

Cutlass Express exercise in full swing

06-February-2016 The US facilitated exercise Cutlass Express 2016 (CE16) is currently taking place in the western Indian Ocean, focusing on cooperation and teamwork. Its principal goal is to build and help maintain the capability to protect the free...

Nation 2016-02-06

Coast Guard intercepts Pak fishing boat in Kutch, 11 held

Indian Coast Guard (ICG) today intercepted a Pakistani fishing boat which illegally entered into Indian maritime boundary off Jakhau coast in Kutch district and arrested 11...

Deccan Herald 2016-02-06

Coast Guard intercepts Pakistani fishing boat in Kutch, arrests 11 onboard

AHMEDABAD: Indian Coast Guard (ICG) on Saturday intercepted a Pakistani fishing boat which illegally entered into Indian maritime boundary off Jakhau coast in Kutch district and arrested 11...

The Times of India 2016-02-06

International Fleet Review brings together Iran, Israel, US and Russia

VISHAKHAPATNAM: Warships and delegates from around the world have converged at the 'city of destiny' for the largest military diplomacy put up by India, managing to bring together diverse nations, many of which seldom meet at sea. From rivals Iran...

The Times of India 2016-02-06

Issue of the day: RI strongly protests France’s palm oil tax plan

Jan. 3, 2016 Indonesia has strongly protested France’s plan to issue a biodiversity law that will triple import taxes on palm oil products, one of the country’s main export commodities. The Office of the Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister said...

Jakarta Post 2016-02-06

Your letters: Missing facts in report on Inpex

Regarding the recent article “Inpex asks for quick decision” (Feb. 3), there are three key elements missing from your story. Firstly, it is not mentioned that the construction of an offshore LNG scheme would...

Jakarta Post 2016-02-06

IFR 2016 HAS ENABLED US TO WORK TOGETHER TO SECURE OUR SEAS FOR THE GREATER ...

(Source: The President of India) IFR 2016 HAS ENABLED US TO WORK TOGETHER TO SECURE OUR SEAS FOR THE GREATER GOOD OF HUMANITY AND THE WORLD, SAYS PRESIDENT Rashtrapati Bhavan : 06.02.2016 The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee witnessed the...

Public Technologies 2016-02-06

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