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Movie villains who were in front of our ...

It’s possible, within reason, to spot a number of sneaky villains on this list before they’re officially revealed. This is not the case with “Murder by Death”. But, as we’ll explain, that’s not necessarily a bad thing. “Murder by Death” is a low-key satire stuffed to the ears with whimpering jokes, courtesy of incredibly talented […]

Source of oil pollution on Hiiumaa, Vorm...

Authorities were told on Sunday that areas on the east coast of Hiiumaa, Estonia’s second-largest island, had been affected by pollution from Mazut, which is believed to have leaked from a sunken ship long ago. Mazut is a low-grade type of fuel oil, commonly used in Soviet times. Parts of the nearby Vormsi coastline were […]

Oil holds steady as EU ban pledges again...

Meanwhile, existing bans have little impact on the former Soviet Union: File Image/Pixabay The possibility that the European Union will not impose bans on petroleum Russia after all, Monday’s oil trading was little changed from last week’s close – although the demand and supply shortages that have driven prices up lately are stronger than ever. […]

US President Joe Biden says he would be ...

KYIV, Ukraine (Reuters) – Russia continued its offensive in eastern Ukraine on Sunday as Poland’s president traveled to Kyiv to support the country’s European Union aspirations, becoming the first foreign leader to address the Ukrainian parliament since the beginning of the war.The lawmakers gave President Andrzej Duda a standing ovation, who thanked them for the […]

What is the first action required of a b...

Safety is of paramount importance when boating, and knowing what to do in an emergency is key to keeping such situations manageable. With this in mind, what is the first action required of a boat operator involved in a boating accident? A boat operator must first respond to any immediate danger to the boat, its […]

UPSC Essentials: Quotes of the Week

Many statements made the headlines this week around the topics of Lumbini, NATO, Article 142 and many others. Consolidate your current affairs by using them intelligently. Quotes, statements, remarks, etc. essentials of the week help you keep current issues in your memory and can be put to good use in your UPSC-CSE preparation. 1. “Cryptos […]

Body of pierced humpback whale slams boa...

A humpback whale flies through the air breaching the surface. (Image credit: Shutterstock) Watching a gigantic whale fly through the air as it breaks through the surface of the ocean is one of the most beautiful sights in the natural world. But for the crew of a boat in Mexico, that experience quickly turned into […]

The FWC must simplify the regulations

Captain Zach Zacharias The FWC capture and release orders that were imposed on the southwest coast of Florida in the face of the disastrous effects of the last severe red tide outbreak were necessary in my view. All of our coastal species were at risk, but the three main game fish – snook, rockfish and […]

Court considers whether US can seize Rus...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – (AP) – At the port of Lautoka, in the heart of Fiji’s sugar cane region, five US federal agents boarded the Russian-owned Amadea, a luxury superyacht from the length of a football field. “They want to take 20 crew and sail east!” the ship’s captain wrote in a frantic WhatsApp message […]

As Gal Constructor barge rusts, 137 peop...

Accommodation barge Gal Constructor with 137 people on board had drifted 100 km from Raigad to Palghar where it ran aground on May 18 last year, in the middle of Cyclone Tauktae. A year later, no compensation has been paid to these 137 people, as they were “safely rescued”. The police have also not filed […]

Obvious accounting error negates final L...

In a recent charterparty dispute between Lavender Shipmanagement Inc. and Ducat Maritime Ltd., Ducat successfully challenged part of a London Maritime Arbitrators Association (LMAA) Small Claims Procedure (SCP) decision in court, when the arbitrator was found to have breached his duty of fairness. This successful challenge is noticeable for a number of reasons, primarily due […]

Doctors explain what Halsey’s diagnoses

What is Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome or EDS? According to the National Library of Medicine, EDS is a group of disorders that affect the connective tissues supporting the skin, bones, and blood vessels. “The most common thing that we tend to think about is joint dislocations or joint subluxations,” Dr. Alissa Zingman, a physician specializing in musculoskeletal […]

America: why the US Navy tried to destro...

The USS America was a rugged United States Navy aircraft carrier. The Navy in an experiment tried to sink it – and it didn’t really go well for those trying to sink it: China praises its anti-ship missiles which are dubbed carrier killers, but how hard is it to sink American carriers? The USS America […]

Farmers still fear impact of cycle lane ...

The threat of a long prison sentence looms over a young man who set fire to a barn containing 300 bales of hay – at the height of a national fodder crisis – in an effort to impress a girl. Matthew Morrin (23) was 18 when he set fire to his neighbor’s barn in Castlecreevy, […]

20 sci-fi and fantasy books we can’t wai

the other summer blockbuster season is upon us. Some of the year’s biggest sci-fi and fantasy books will hit shelves over the next four months, including new titles from Ken Liu, Holly Black and Ruthanna Emrys. Plus, well-known genre-spanning writers like Akil Kumarasamy, Megan Giddings, and Georgi Gospodinov are back with new puzzles alongside a […]

Ship Training Tips: Choosing Online Lear...

In the previous edition of Training Tips for Ships, we discussed choosing media for learning materials and which materials would lead to the best results. Is it text? Pictures? Videos? Interactive exercises and simulations? Too often it is claimed that interactive media with fancy (and expensive) graphics will produce better learning outcomes. The reality is […]

Abandoned Ship Removal Event Underway in...

Hurricane season is approaching, and the Texas General Land Office (GLO) is currently conducting a program in Jefferson County to collect abandoned boats that could cause severe property damage during storms or potentially leak dangerous chemicals into the yards of hurricanes. coastal residents or local waterways. For the first time since its launch, program director […]

Man accused of killing mother at sea to ...

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) – A man found floating on a raft off the coast of New England in 2016 after his boat sank was charged in an unsealed indictment on Tuesday with killing his mother at sea to inherit the family domain. The eight-count indictment issued in federal court in Burlington, Vermont, also says Nathan […]

Star Wars Female Darth Vader Is A Scarie...

The following contains spoilers for Star Wars #23, on sale now. One of the most intriguing aspects of Star Wars history is how Disney+ The Mandalorian began to fill the void after Return of the Jedi, introducing relics and reconnecting with characters like Ahsoka Tano. However, bounty hunting and earning credits from Din Djarin were […]

Indonesia arrests boxship for carrying b...

Unprocessed oil palm fruit (Pixabay) Posted on 08 May 2022 14:09 by The Maritime Executive Indonesia takes the ban on refined palm oil exports seriously, its navy said in a statement on Saturday. On Saturday, the national armed forces intercepted a container ship at sea […]

Nergal Acquitted Again in Polish Coat of...

Behemoth’s Nergal celebrates an acquittal in a court case in which he was one of the defendants for allegedly disrespecting Poland’s national coat of arms with group merchandise. If that sounds familiar, that’s because it’s as if the musician had already been charged once, with the case being dismissed in 2018, only to have a […]

Six Indian nationals arrested after sink...

Photo: IENS New York: A total of six Indian nationals have been arrested by US law enforcement after they were apprehended on a sinking boat in a frozen river during an unsuccessful attempt to enter the WE From Canada. The entire episode that happened on April 28 appears to be a case of people smuggling […]

US might as global drug police on the hi...

MIAMI — A low-profile federal appeals court ruling this year threatens a key weapon in America’s war on drugs: a decades-old law that gives the United States sweeping powers to make arrests. on the high seas anywhere in the world, even if the drugs are not destined for US shores. It is a law that […]

What really happened to the Brillante Vi...

Dead in the water. By Matthew Campbell and Kit Chellel. Wallet; 288 pages; $27. Atlantic Books; £18.99 JIT GLOBAL maritime network is one of the most impressive achievements of capitalism. Commercial ships carry more than four-fifths of the world’s trade in physical goods, much of it carried in the more than 16,000 container ships and […]

Guilty pleas entered in case of BC man w...

Breadcrumb Links News Local News Guilty pleas have been entered in the case of Connor Brown, a commercial diver who drowned while harvesting sea urchins near Haida Gwaii in 2018 Connor Brown, who drowned while working as a red sea urchin fisherman in Hecate Strait, 200 kilometers south of Prince Rupert, on October 16, 2018. […]

5 key industries in need of IoT security

We’re excited to bring back Transform 2022 in person on July 19 and virtually from July 20-28. Join leaders in AI and data for in-depth discussions and exciting networking opportunities. Register today! The growth of IoT has spurred a rush to deploy billions of devices worldwide. Companies in key industries have amassed vast fleets of […]

Marvel’s Most Brutal Hero Goes To War As

The following contains major spoilers for Punisher #2, available now from Marvel. Frank Castle’s return to the spotlight took some unexpected turns, including the Punisher taking the reins of the Hand. Even more surprising is the fact that Frank becomes the literal embodiment of everything the evil organization of assassins has spent centuries working on. […]

While the US government is very keen to ...

As if tracking scrambling superyachts sailing from one destination to another to avoid capture wasn’t confusing enough, there’s even more obscurity over the ownership of luxury yachts owned by oligarchs. The US has been scrambling to seize sanctioned billionaire Suleiman Kerimov’s $325 million megayacht Amadea. However, its registered owner, Millemarin Investments, has named Eduard Khudainatov […]

Newsom reconsiders future of Diablo Cany...

Concerns about California’s power grid, especially with the shutdowns Californians have experienced over the past two summers, have California Governor Gavin Newsom thinking twice about shutting down the Diablo Canyon power plant. “Any large amount of electricity coming from the grid, especially Diablo Canyon, which provides 24/7 electricity to the grid, puts at risk the […]

Docking of the first British nuclear sub...

HMS Ambush is the first British submarine to visit the industrial port of Grøtsund just outside Tromsø, Norway. It is there to refuel before resuming its patrol, the Royal Navy announced earlier this week. Norwegian Joint Operations Headquarters confirms to High North News today that the submarine is still docked, however, for operational reasons, will […]

Agents and politicians charged as abando...

In Nigeria, it is normal to tie up ships and let them sink or rot. In this article, ANOZIE EGOLE looks at the possible causes of this anomaly and the way forward The maritime industry in the country woke up on April 3, 2022 with another sad story of a gunboat, named NIMASA/Barugu, descending the […]

Reviews | With the Twitter deal, Elon M...

Placeholder while loading article actions If you’re Elon Musk, it’s fine to be technoking. While that stock — Musk’s favorite at Tesla — might sound like a joke, it’s an apt term given the scale at which he operates, most recently when he took over Twitter for $44 billion. And that’s a big part of […]

Former NZ SAS soldier was a man pictured...

Thing New Zealand SAS soldiers. (File photo) A man pictured wearing Ku Klux Klan attire, holding a noose and burning a cross at a party while serving in Australia’s SAS in Afghanistan was a former New Zealand SAS soldier, a court heard. The photos drew worldwide attention when it emerged Australian soldiers had used a […]

Shipping industry ‘shaken’ by death of L

Peter Meecham / Stuff A Lyttelton port worker died after being crushed by coal while loading a ship on Monday morning. The Maritime Union of New Zealand said the shipping industry had been ‘shaken’ by the death of a port worker in Lyttelton, just a week after another port worker was killed in Auckland. The […]

The plan to make Michigan the next space...

One of the largest log cabins in the world is found in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, on the edge of Lake Superior. The property, called Granot Loma, measures twenty-six thousand square feet and is owned by Tom Baldwin, a sixty-five-year-old former bond and commodities trader. Baldwin made his fortune in the treasury bond pit of the […]

Moon Knight Video Reveals Scenes That Wi...

Marvel Studios is fast approaching the last two episodes of its sixth Disney+ series within the MCU: Oscar Isaac’s moon knight. Introducing fans to the franchise’s newest supernatural hero, this show had plenty of twists and turns in its first four weeks behind Marc Spector and his ties to the ancient Egyptian moon god Khonshu. […]

Bravery Award – Turlock Journal

A Turlock native not only does his hometown proud with his life of service in the military, but his actions during a harrowing rescue at sea have garnered national attention as he recently received the Secretary of the Department of homeland security for bravery. While the details of the sea rescue that the U.S. Coast […]

Final Fantasy XIV Aglaia Alliance Raid: ...

Want to know more about the Final Fantasy XIV Aglaia Raid? Introduced in the recently released 6.1 patch, Aglaia is the first stage of the Raid Alliance. The Aglaia Raid brings together three groups of eight players each to fight against the deities of Eorzea. As is the case with most raids in this MMO […]

Researchers discover potential targets f...

High blood pressure can cause a condition known as perivascular fibrosis, in which the outer lining of a blood vessel thickens due to buildup of connective tissue. Although recent data suggests that the thickening is due to the activation of T cells, defenders of our immune system, the underlying mechanisms are not well known. To […]

What are expedition cruises and how to b...

viking Ways to save on expedition cruises Although these cruises are very exciting, they can also be very expensive. Make them more economical with these seven cost-cutting tips. 1. Skip the balcony. You’ll spend very little time in your cabin on this type of cruise, so don’t pay for one with a balcony if you […]

Dutch government to close Groningen and ...

The Netherlands will rely on increased liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports instead of relying on domestic gas production from the Groningen field to help replace Russian imports. The Dutch government decided not to increase production from Groningen, which was seen as a way for Europe to fill natural gas storage and displace Russian supplies. “This […]

Coast Guard offloads $11.7 million worth...

Coast Guard Cutter Heriberto Hernandez crew members unload six bales of cocaine, weighing approximately 463 pounds, at Coast Guard Base San Juan April 18, 2022, following the interdiction of a contraband vessel fast near Puerto Rico on April 11, 2022. US COAST GUARD Puerto Rico – Coast Guard crews Joseph Tezanos and Heriberto Hernandez offloaded […]

Congressman: Navy will get direct questi...

The amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6), the same type as the budget controversy’s LHA 9, sails off the southern California coast. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Timothy M. Black/Released) WASHINGTON: A senior congressman overseeing the Navy’s shipbuilding accounts says the service can expect direct questions about what appears to […]

Recession fears: Could the Fed be riskin...

Lately, all talk related to the US economy seems to be focused on inflation. And while the Fed has continually issued statements regarding interest rates, the organization appears divided on how to proceed. Moreover, there are growing fears that too much intervention too soon could push the economy into a recession next year. In the […]

Russian-Ukrainian War and Putin News: Li...

ROME — Ukraine weighed heavily on Pope Francis’ heart on Sunday as he delivered the annual “Urbi et Orbi” (“To the city and the world”) message in St. Peter’s Square, in which he called for peace on what he was describing. year as an “Easter of war”. Francis, who pleaded a week ago for an […]

The extraordinary hunt for the Confedera...

BBeginning in the summer of 1862, the CSS Alabama, a Confederate ship commanded by Raphael Semmes, scoured the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian oceans to find, capture, and burn Union naval vessels. In this endeavor, the Southern ship was a resounding success. Sailing 75,000 miles around the globe and back, “that pirate Semmes”, as the newspapers […]

Warning to Covid survivors about deadly ...

IF you’ve had Covid and overcome the nasty bug, you might think you’re out of the woods. But experts have revealed that people who catch coronavirus are at higher risk of a fatal stroke. 1 People who caught Covid could end up suffering long-term health problems, experts have warnedCredit: Getty Strokes are a medical emergency […]

The SP80 sailboat seeks to destroy the w...

When designers come together to create something that looks fast, it usually turns out to be pretty fast too. The reverse is also true, this is exactly what we have with the SP80 sailboat, which seems to have been imagined by the team of star wars and is designed to break the world sailing speed […]

SuperyachtNews.com – Owner – The True Co

Short-term pain can lead to long-term gain when making those vital financial decisions about buying a superyacht… Short-term pain can lead to long-term gain when it comes to making those vital financial decisions about buying a superyacht, says Adam Ramlugon, partner at Hannaford Turner. As is the case in many industries, the […]

Row, row robo-boats, gently in the data ...

The UK is providing the navigation data to help an unmanned boat cross the Atlantic this year, a project which the ship’s backers say will usher in a new era of autonomous, remote-controlled or self-assisted navigation . As with autonomous land and air transport (i.e. driverless vehicles and drones), developers hope that robotic ships could […]

7 potential health benefits of mushrooms

Even if you eat them raw in a salad, mushrooms are on fire right now. In 2019, sales of mushrooms and mushroom products increased by 33% compared to the previous year, according to the industry magazine Nutritional Insights declared in 2021. Nutrition experts are enthusiastic about mushrooms. “Mushrooms are low in calories. They also provide […]

Study of shrimp eyes opens window to lif...

The results indicate that light organ patterns on shrimp bodies were the best predictor of eye size. Image: UNCW Tiny, shiny shrimp that live in the darkest depths of the oceans shed light on how life works in one of the last frontiers, the deep sea. Research examining the eye size of more than 16 […]

Passengers must present IDs or birth cer...

The new rule will be imposed for mass movement in an orderly manner and to limit the possibility of accidents, the minister said on Sunday. Launch authorities will keep a record of NID cards or birth certificate numbers and those who have not yet obtained a NID will be required to keep a photocopy of […]

Philippines’ Duterte, China’s Xi urge re

MANILA, April 9 (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese President Xi Jinping have stressed the need for restraint to maintain peace in the South China Sea, the Manila presidential office said on Saturday. The two leaders held an hour-long telephone summit on Friday, discussing a wide range of topics, including concerns over the […]

Not Russia, China remains the biggest th...

OPED By Amb. Gurjit Singh On Sunday, March 20, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command Fleet Commander Admiral John C. Aquilino flew a P8A Poseidon multi-mission maritime aircraft over the South China Sea (SCS) accompanied of members of the media. This was a flight to test and challenge China’s control over the SCS, including through the militarization of […]

Nigerian oil tanker explosion followed $...

William Clowes 08/04/2022 (Bloomberg) – The owners of an oil production and storage vessel had a history of financial problems before the vessel exploded in Nigerian waters two months ago. The Trinity Spirit, which caught fire on February 2, burned for more than 24 hours and left a patch of crude stretching for miles across […]

Maldives shelters sanctioned yachts of R...

Maldives will not actively pursue yacht seizures – sources Fears impact of Russian sanctions on tourism industry – sources “Fantastic” to think that the yachts will be confiscated MALE, April 7 (Reuters) – A day after coal and fertilizer billionaire Andrey Melnichenko was placed on the European Union’s sanctions list on March 9, his superyacht […]

Mansfield man charged in fatal Lake Erie...

SANDUSKY — A 47-year-old Mansfield man has been charged with charges related to a fatal boating accident on Lake Erie. Matt Mooney faces two counts of reckless homicide, a third degree felony and a misdemeanor count of operating a vessel in a dangerous manner. According to the indictment, Mooney “recklessly caused the deaths” of Wayde […]

What are trim tabs on a boat? How do tr...

What are trim tabs on a boat? Trim tabs ensure that your boat will run level in all sea and weather conditions. They also help ships board a plane faster, fix visibility issues, and make the overall boating experience safer. The boat’s trim tabs operate directly from the dashboard. Please keep reading to learn how […]

Crews work to remove a beached barge nea...

GUILFORD – A marine construction company is struggling to remove its 250ft long, 6,000 tonne barge which ran aground on the breakwater near Sachem’s Head last week. The company hoped to have the vessel in the water by late Tuesday afternoon or Wednesday afternoon, according to a company spokesperson. But first, workers have to make […]

Enter Tau Lewis’ studio and meet “Little

Toronto artist Tau Lewis’ studio is full of memorabilia and personal memories, countless fabric scraps the artist collects to compose his works and, of course, Little gal, a very personal sculpture that the artist made in his image. Born in Toronto in 1993 to a family of Jamaican descent, Lewis is self-taught and the materials […]

A moody thriller saddled by the Elgort o...

The ensemble cast ends up having a lot more to do in the episodes following the first, which only underscores the reality that Elgort is the odd man out. It’s not just that Elgort’s performance is weak compared to the rest of the set, although that can’t be ignored. In the excellent “West Side Story,” […]

Radix will present the case study of the...

Radix Engineering will present a case study on a digital growth master plan it developed for the Port of Açu (PdA) at the 3rd Annual Port of the Future Conference, April 5-7, 2022 in Houston, TX . Radix is ​​a gold sponsor of the conference, which is hosted by the University of Houston College of […]

COVID probe on ship, work in drydock del...

Plans for the maiden call were pushed back three days after Princess Cruises opted to dry-dock the Caribbean Princess in Portland for some repairs. The cruise season in Victoria – the first in three years – is off to a bad start. The Caribbean Princess, which was due to dock at Ogden Point this Wednesday […]

The trial has not yet started, the owner...

The trial proceedings in the incident of the capsizing of the launch in the Sitalakhya river which killed 34 people in April 2021 have not yet started in a year. Investigations into the two cases filed regarding the April 4, 2021 accident have been completed, but the trial is delayed, lawyers said. The Bangladesh Inland […]

US investigators find evidence that Russ...

NEW YORK, April 1 (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors have found evidence that Russian oligarchs are trying to evade sanctions put in place to pressure Moscow into stopping its invasion of Ukraine, the government said on Friday. head of a new Justice Department task force. Andrew Adams, a veteran prosecutor responsible for leading the “KleptoCapture” task […]

Hashish and pirates: how AI is cleaning ...

Flickr On August 8, 2021, Spanish police and customs officers intercepted the freighter NATALIA, suspected of drug trafficking. The ship was en route from Lebanon via Iskenderun, Turkey, to Lagos, Nigeria, and hidden on board were nearly 20 tons of hashish worth $470 million. It may look like the opening scene of an action movie, […]

What is the insured’s obligation under a

The law governing marine insurance in the United States has long been a source of considerable confusion. And while there once existed a clear set of principles applicable in such cases, the Supreme Court has long since muddyed the waters with its infamous decision in Wilburn Boat Co. v. Fireman’s Fund Ins. Co., 348 US […]

PH urges: Bring China to arbitral tribun...

A Chinese Coast Guard vessel sails near the Philippines’ BRP Malabrigo in the disputed Bajo de Masinloc (Scarborough Shoal) on March 2, 2022. Courtesy of Philippine Coast Guard Facebook page/screenshot MANILA — The Philippines should seek another arbitration case to force China to agree to ground rules in the Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal, former Supreme Court […]

Newport fishing boat sinks | News

The captain of the White Swan III, a South Beach-based fishing boat, is missing and presumed drowned after his boat sank about 35 miles off Florence, killing its only crew member. The U.S. Coast Guard said in a news release on Saturday that watchmen in the North Bend sector received a distress call around midnight […]

Repatriation of the crew, liability of t...

Repatriation is one of the shipowners’ obligations resulting from the termination of the crew members’ employment contract. With the termination of the employment contract between the crew member and the shipowner, the crew member is entitled to claim repatriation. In principle, repatriation includes the transfer of the crew member to the port of registry or […]

Now that Shackleton’s Endurance has been

Tonight’s federal budget will include more than A$800 million over ten years to provide a ‘clear marker’ of Australia’s ‘science leadership’ in Antarctica. The funds will go to drones and helicopters amid growing (if somewhat exaggerated) concerns over Chinese activity in the region. Read more: A krill tank, climate research and geopolitics: how Australia’s $800m […]

Takayasu’s arteritis with thrombotic mic

introduction Takayasu’s arteritis (TA) is an idiopathic, granulomatous, large vessel arteritis that primarily involves the aorta and its major arterial branches.1 It can cause a wide variety of clinical manifestations depending on the vessels involved. When the renal arteries are affected, patients may have renal failure or renovascular hypertension.2 Here we present a case of […]

‘It’s free for all’: Abandoned sailboat

A resident of Vancouver’s False Creek talks about abandoned ships after saying a sailboat ran aground and was targeted by scavengers. Ken Newbert said the boat ran aground in a cove between Habitat Island and Hinge Park early last week and quickly became a source of litter on the shore. “At low tide it’s totally […]

Is dark chocolate good for the heart? A...

The routine question — “Is dark chocolate healthy?” — pricks up the ears of chocolate lovers the world over. Note: another excuse to eat the salty treat. But just like red wine and coffee, is dark chocolate actually good for you? Bad news: it doesn’t. But don’t worry just yet. As is usually the case, […]

Green bands tear up Fisheries Department...

By Juan Carlos Rodriguez (March 25, 2022, 6:56 p.m. EDT) — Green groups told a DC federal judge on Friday that the U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service unreasonably delayed its request for enhanced protection for Atlantic right whales. endangered North Atlantic with no good excuse. The NMFS argued in court that it had taken numerous […]

Who smuggled 500 kg of heroin into India...

New Delhi, March 25: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed an additional indictment in a case of heroin smuggling of 500 kg by people based in Dubai. The drugs were smuggled through the Pakistan-India sea route. Previously, 10 defendants had been charged in the case. The indictment was filed in a special court in […]

Ukraine-Russia War, Biden and Summit New...

President Biden’s trip to Europe includes a rare day of three consecutive world summits on Thursday as world leaders gather in a variety of forums to discuss their response to Russia’s war in Ukraine. NATO: Thursday morning, Mr. Biden joined the leaders of the 30 countries that make up the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, a […]

Ship Return Program Available to Corpus ...

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The City’s Solid Waste and Code Enforcement Departments are encouraging residents to take advantage of the 2022 Vessel Rebate Program (VTIP). Unwanted or abandoned vessels can be properly disposed of at the JC Elliott Transfer Station year-round and at no cost to residential customers transporting the vessels. Commercial carriers will pay […]

SC rules on compensable cancer-related o...

MANILA – The Supreme Court (SC) has upheld a sailor’s widow’s claim that lung cancer is a compensable occupational disease in her husband’s case. In a 19-page resolution posted online March 21, the SC Premier Division upheld the 2016 Court of Appeals ruling ordering MOT Barko Manila Inc. and Mitsubishi Ore Transport Co. Inc. to […]

Damen Shipyards uses Matterport Digital ...

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Matterport, Inc. (Nasdaq: MTTR), the leading spatial data company driving the digital transformation of the built world, today announced that Damen Shipyards Group (“Damen”), a Dutch shipbuilding company operating in 120 countries and delivering 175 ships per year, has adopted Matterport digital twins to facilitate remote collaboration […]

Tug boat taking on water in Duluth Harbo...

The World War II ship, formerly part of the Army Corps of Engineers, was reported to the Coast Guard as taking on water around 9 a.m. Monday. DULUTH, Minn. — Authorities are monitoring the situation Monday as a World War II tug slowly sinks in Duluth Harbor. KBJR News reports that the US Coast Guard […]

AstraZeneca COVID drug neutralizes omicr...

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong will resume international flights from nine countries, including the United States and Britain, in April, city leader Carrie Lam said on Monday. After the highly transmissible variant of omicron emerged in January, authorities quickly implemented flight bans in eight countries deemed to be high risk – including the United […]

Northland News Brief: The Bay Rally is b...

Ben Hunt powers to victory at the 2019 Copthorne Bay of Islands Far North Rally. The rally is back this year after Covid disruption brought the event to a halt for the past two years. The Copthorne Bay of Islands Far North Rally is back for 2022. As Ben Hunt and Tony Rawstorn checked in […]

Confidential conversations overheard dur...

Off-the-record conversations broadcast from a Sydney courtroom show a rare glimpse into the origins of a high-stakes libel case by war veteran Ben Roberts-Smith. As the trial entered the seventh week of this year, a serving soldier from the Special Air Service Regiment (SAS) emerged as a key source for two reporters. Called by Nine […]

Yachts are now great. What you need to ...

Text size The 135-meter-long yacht Crescent is seen moored in the port of Tarragona on March 17, 2022. Josep Lago/AFP via Getty Images Superyachts are a new front in the Russian war, but there haven’t always been superyachts up for grabs. European governments are increasingly seizing yachts belonging to Russian oligarchs in a bid to […]

$3.5million luxury yacht built by West M...

HOLLAND, MI — Inside Tiara Yachts, amid a whirlwind of cranes, trucks and machinery, Thomas Slikkers boards a prototype of his company’s newest luxury watercraft, the EX 60. Today, the 60-foot vessel is still under construction. Its hull is unpainted. The cockpit, engine and navigation system still need to be installed. But Slikkers, president and […]

Latest news on the Russian-Ukrainian war...

ODESSA, Ukraine — Ukrainian forces conducted counteroffensives against Russian positions on Wednesday, seeking to inflict what one official called “maximum casualties,” even as the Russian military invasion intensified its deadly attacks on cities. . In Mariupol, an airstrike destroyed a theater where around 1,000 people had taken refuge, according to city and regional administrators, and […]

Haitians targeting Florida Keys top 2021...

FILE – This photo provided by U.S. Border Patrol shows Haitian migrants ashore wrapped in towels after a boat ran aground in the Florida Keys off Key Largo on Sunday, March 6, 2022. Haitian migrants are reaching Florida shores in a string of suspected smuggling operations that could exceed last year’s waves of migration. (US […]

FleetZero seeks to rock the shipping wor...

we shipped things across oceans for centuries, and global supply chains increasingly rely on diesel-powered megaships big enough to block entire canals on their own. How to decarbonize this monolithic industry? FleetZero thinks it’s possible with electric ships making short hops all around the Pacific, while relying on smaller ports and a smart battery-sharing system. […]

China implements new COVID lockdowns cre...

Yantain, located near the city of Shenzhen, reports that it is operating normally, but there are concerns about the repercussions of the closures (file photo Hutchison) Posted on March 14, 2022 5:38 PM by The Maritime Executive Just as it appeared that much of the […]

US offshore wind farms could interfere w...

File image courtesy of Hans Hillewaert / CC BY SA 4.0 Posted on March 13, 2022 1:08 PM by The Maritime Executive The Biden administration is pursuing ambitious renewable energy goals, including a goal of 30 gigawatts of offshore wind power capacity by 2030. […]

Shell awaits regulator’s approval to res

The Prelude’s power problems began on December 2, 2021, when a fire broke out in a room housing a backup battery system. Shell’s investigation was unable to determine the exact nature of the failure. The company therefore plans to address all possible causes it has identified. Loading The fire triggered an emergency shutdown of the […]

Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich draws ...

A global effort examining one of Russia’s richest men, Roman Abramovich, has ricocheted out, ensnaring a rabbi in Portugal, confusing the process of selling the billionaire’s British football team and freezing some of its US-held funds. Representatives for Mr. Abramovich did not return requests for comment. A prominent Portuguese rabbi who helped Mr Abramovich obtain […]

Pa. flips the switch on electrical appre...

Good Saturday morning, everyone. This is John L. Micek, editor of Capital-Star sitting for Cassie Miller, who takes a few days of well-deserved rest. Let’s cut to the chase, shall we? Much has been said in recent years about the need to invest in the well-paying jobs of the future. This week, the Wolf administration […]

Live Covid-19 updates: mask mandate news...

PictureWear face masks in Hong Kong on Tuesday. Two years after the declaration of the pandemic, the city is experiencing its worst outbreak to date.Credit…Dale De La Rey/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images The World Health Organization, often criticized for being too slow to declare in 2020 that a pandemic was underway, now declares – two […]

11 years later, fate of Fukushima reacto...

OKUMA, Japan (AP) — Eleven years after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant was ravaged by a meltdown following a massive earthquake and tsunami, the plant now looks like a sprawling construction site. Most of the radioactive debris blown up by the hydrogen explosions has been cleaned up and the torn buildings have been repaired. […]

Weddell Sea: Shackleton’s Legendary ‘End

A scientific expedition working aboard a South African icebreaker, the Needles IIdiscovered the Endurancearguably the most famous ship in the history of polar exploration, whose name went down in history alongside the Frameworkthe Terra Novathe Discoveryand the Erebus and Terror – the doomed ships of Captain Sir John Franklin’s expedition, of which there were no […]

Fishing crew member pleads guilty to mur...

BOSTON (AP) — A member of a fishing boat pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing another crew member and attacking others with a knife and hammer while at sea in 2018, federal prosecutors said. Franklin Freddy Meave Vazquez, 27, pleaded guilty to one count of second degree murder, one count of attempted murder and one count […]

“Local insurers lose $60 million a year

Foreign ships An executive partner, Alfam Insurance Plc, Gbolaham Adu, said local insurance companies were losing around $60 million in potential annual revenue to their overseas counterparts. According to him, this is because foreign-owned tankers transporting crude into the country do not patronize local insurance companies. Adu revealed this in an interview. He said: “The […]

defendant convicted of child exploitatio...

LAFAYETTE, La. – William Malone46, of Mobile, Alabama, was sentenced today after being convicted by a jury in October 2021 of child exploitation, the United States announced Attorney Brandon B. Brown. United States Chief District Judge S. Maurice Hicks, Jr. sentenced Malone to 160 years in prison, followed by life probation. Malone was also ordered […]

UPDATE: Tangmo memorial services; the p...

As the inquest into the death of Thai TV actress Nida “Tangmo” Patcharaveerapong enters its second week, here are the latest developments… • Three days of Christian memorial services for Tangmo (แตงโม) are scheduled for the weekend of March 11-13, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. each day, at Liberty Church Bangkok in Saphan Sung […]

Rep. Vance and HB52 Support Alaskan Fish...

By Rod Van Saun Update: 46 a few minutes ago Published: 46 a few minutes ago Tutka Bay Hatchery in Kachemak Bay. (Photo by Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association) I know I’m not the first person to bring up the Tutka Bay Lagoon Hatchery. There has been quite a bit of talk about the hatchery and […]

Offshore wind boom sees North Sea fisher...

The North Sea is a very busy place. But even as late as the 1980s, it could seem huge when out there in a yacht, racing or cruising, as sightings of fishing vessels, merchant ships and oil and gas rigs could be quite rare. Unless you are near the English Channel or the maritime highway […]

The Star Trek Federation Made A Huge Mis...

Star Trek: Picard reveals that the Federation took control of the Borg Cube artifact, but integrating Borg technology into the Stargazer was a tragic mistake. Warning: SPOILERS for Star Trek: Picard Season 2, Episode 1 – “The Star Gazer” How easily the Borg Queen (Annie Wersching) took control of the USS Stargazer in Star Trek: […]

Lawyer for Ky. Sailor accused of setting...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – The attorney for a Kentucky sailor charged with setting fire to a Navy ship says his client is innocent. Seaman Ryan Sawyer Mays is originally from the Ashland area. He was charged over the summer for the July 2020 fire of the USS Bonhomme Richard. The fire, which burned for days, […]

VCFI index falls for the first time in a...

Russia’s war in Ukraine and soaring oil and marine fuel prices conspired to drive the VCFI indices to their first loss in 18 months. Change in trend of indicators that measure the evolution of container transport costs. The Valencia Containerized Freight Index (VCFI) fell 0.19% in February compared to the previous month. After a year […]

Have we made progress in the fight again...

On Sunday night, a 28-year-old man drove through Manhattan and punched seven Asian women out of the blue, two of whom ended up in hospital, according to the New York Times. Surveillance video shows the alleged perpetrator, Steven Zajonc, walking through town after his rampage, seemingly unmoved. He was arrested and charged on Wednesday. If […]

North Star earns over $133.7 million in ...

OE staff March 3, 2022 North Star CEO, Matthew Gordon / Credit: North Star UK-based offshore vessel owner North Star said it was recently awarded new Emergency Response and Rescue Vessel (ERRV) contracts totaling more than £100 million (approximately £133.7 million). dollars). As part of the contracts, North Star said it would […]