Oil Tankers
Jharkhand  /  Published 08.07.20

Cattle trafficked in oil tanker

Lohardaga police found 24 cattle being trafficked in an “oil tanker” at Kerwari under Kudu police station in Lohardaga district, around 75km west of Jharkhand capital Ranchi, along NH-75 o...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

World  /  Published 14.06.20

Death toll in China's tanker explosion rises to 18

The death toll in the oil tanker explosion in east China's Zhejiang Province has risen to 18, the local authorities said on Sunday.About 166 injured people are undergoing treatment in hospitals, the p...
By PTI in Beijing

World  /  Published 15.04.20

Iran oil tanker hit by missiles, says report

Explosions rocked an Iranian oil tanker in the Red Sea early Friday, in what the state news media described as a missile attack, raising fears about increasing tensions in an already volatile and econ...
By Michael Wolgelenter and Daniel Victor/ NYTNS in New York

World  /  Published 15.04.20

Iran tanker leaves Gibraltar

An Iranian oil tanker held for six weeks after being impounded left Gibraltar on Sunday, after the authorities in the British territory rejected a request from American officials to turn the vessel ov...
By Megan Specia/ New York Times News Service in New York

North East  /  Published 26.03.20

Union seeks passes for truckers

The Assam Petroleum Mazdoor Union (APMU) on Thursday urged state government to provide passes for oil tanker drivers and handymen during the 21-day lockdown.The union alleged that the drivers and hand...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

India  /  Published 09.08.19

Kerala sailor on ship seized by Iran

At least one sailor from Kerala is confirmed to be on the Stena Impero, the British-flagged oil tanker seized by Iran on Friday with 18 Indian crew members on board.Kochi police’s special branch tol...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

World  /  Published 04.08.19

Iran seizes Iraqi oil ship, 7 held

Iranian Revolutionary Guards seized an Iraqi oil tanker in the Persian Gulf which they said was smuggling fuel and detained seven crewmen, Iran’s state media reported on Sunday, in a show of power a...
By Vivian Yee, Yonette Joseph and Iliana Magra/New York Times News Service in Beirut

World  /  Published 31.07.19

Seized tanker owners seek India’s help

The owners of the Stena Impero, the British-flagged oil tanker seized by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards, have told The Telegraph “there is definitely a role to play for the Indian government” in...
By Amit Roy in London

India  /  Published 27.07.19

Iran frees 9 on tanker, 3 in custody

Iran has freed nine Indian crew members of a Panama-flagged tanker it seized this month, the Indian foreign ministry said on Saturday, and it appealed for the release of three remaining crew members h...
By Reuters in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.07.19

India in touch with Iran on tanker crew

India on Saturday said it was in touch with the government of Iran to secure the early release and repatriation of the 18 Indian crewmembers of the British oil tanker seized by the Iranian Revolutiona...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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