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The cyclonic storm "Kyarr" is likely to bring very heavy to extremely heavy rains in coastal districts of Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg in Maharashtra in the next 12 hours and also cause strong winds, the Met office said on Friday.

New Delhi: The Indian military’s Andaman and Nicobar Command is going to host biennial multinational naval event ‘Milan-2018’ at Port Blair from March 6 to March 13 with the underlying theme of “friendship across the seas”, it was announced on Sunday. The event will see a mix of professional exercises and seminars, social events and sporting …

Port Stanley (Falkland Islands): The Indian Navy’s sailing boat INSV Tarini, with an all-women crew, on Monday entered Port Stanley in the Falkland Islands, after crossing the Cape of Horn on January 18. The boat is on its maiden voyage to circumnavigate the world. It is likely to depart Port Stanley on February 4. The vessel …

New Delhi: Indian Navy sailboat INSV Tarini with an all-women crew rounded Cape Horn on Friday morning, completing one of the most difficult legs of its global circumnavigation tour. Indian Navy Spokesperson Captain DK Sharma said the team rounded the Cape Horn, the southernmost tip of South America at around 0600 hours on Friday, and hoisted …

Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday released a video of alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav who says he has not been tortured in custody and that he saw an Indian diplomat “yelling” at his mother and wife after they met him last month. Sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage and terrorism …

Hanoi: Typhoon Damrey made landfall in Vietnam on Saturday, one day ahead of the start of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Week in Da Nang city. After Damrey landed, the two provinces of Khanh Hoa and Phu Yen faced heavier rains, with waves six to eight metres in height, mass power outage, uprooting of trees …

According to local meteorological service, at least five cities in Guangdong experienced heavy rainfall on late Friday night as the Typhoon landed in Shanwei city of the province. It has, however, weakened as it travelled further north, the MeT service stated