Sea level rise follows an East Coast island community that already moved once - Washington Post

A century ago, about 250 people lived on Hog Island, a seven-mile expanse off the Virginia coast. They raised livestock and gathered oysters. They worked at the lighthouse and Coast Guard station, and danced at night in a social hall called the Red Onion.
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2 months ago

Gujarat: Coast Guard rescues 2 women, 1 child stranded in floods amid incessant rainfall

The Coast guard saved two women and one child trapped in floods, amid intense rainfall in the Toran village of Navsari in Gujarat. ICG, at the request of the Commissioner of relief, Gandhinagar, in a joint operation with NDRF saved the lives of six people in Golvad, Fadvel & Chikhali Taluka.
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6 months ago

Kochi: National flag, Coast Guard flag found dumped in garbage; case filed

National flag and Indian Coast Guard flags were found dumped in garbage in Kochi. Life jackets and raincoats of the Coast Guard were also found at Irumpanam by locals. Hill Palace police said items might have been handed over to be disposed of by Coast Guard.
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7 months ago

National flags, Coast Guard ensigns found dumped

A large heap of objects were found dumped on a plot near the crematorium at Irumbanam on Tuesday morning. The objects included used lifejackets, uniforms, bags, and what appeared to be a flowchart of the names and designations of Navy personnel. A case was registered under various Sections of the Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act.
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7 months ago

Indian Coast Guard rescues crew members of ship from Arabian Sea in Gujarat

The Indian Coast Guard successfully carried out an operation to rescue all crew members of a vessel. The vessel was on its way to Karnataka from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) The incident took place in Arabian Sea near Porbandar coast in Gujarat. The Coast Guard said the vessel witnessed a sudden flooding onboard.
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7 months ago

Indian Coast Guard launch rescue operation in Arabian Sea in Gujarat

Indian Coast Guard on Wednesday launched a rescue operation near Porbandar coast in Gujarat. The Coast Guard received distress alert from the crew of a vessel. 22 crew members abandoned the ship. The maritime law enforcement agency is carrying out the operation in Arabian Sea in the western state.
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7 months ago

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