• Monday, Nov 30, 2020
  • Last Update : 04:57 pm
Sri Lanka navy holds blazing supertanker...

Sri Lanka navy holds blazing supertanker...

South Asia

Sat, Sep 5 2020

The navy said on Friday there was no real risk of a spill

Dying mother dolphin struggles to save...

Dying mother dolphin struggles to save...

Africa

Sun, Aug 30 2020

At least 40 dolphins have been found dead in Mauritius - 38 who washed ashore, as well as the mother...

Japan experts: Long-term threat to Mauritius...

Japan experts: Long-term threat to Mauritius...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Aug 25 2020

The spilled oil has also reached the soft soil of mangrove forests along the coastline

Mauritius oil clean-up team turns focus...

Mauritius oil clean-up team turns focus...

East Asia

Tue, Aug 18 2020

The full impact of the spill is still unfolding, scientists say

India sends team to Mauritius to assist...

India sends team to Mauritius to assist...

South Asia

Sun, Aug 16 2020

The oil spill spread over a vast area of endangered corals, fish and other marine life in what some scientists...

Japan to send team to Mauritius to assist...

Japan to send team to Mauritius to assist...

East Asia

Sat, Aug 15 2020

A Japanese bulk carrier struck a coral reef off Mauritius on July 25, spilling about 1,000 tons of fuel...

Sea life around Mauritius dying as Japanese...

Sea life around Mauritius dying as Japanese...

Africa

Wed, Aug 12 2020

Activists told Reuters that dead eels were floating in the water and dead starfish were marked by the...

Mauritius braces to halt new oil spill...

Mauritius braces to halt new oil spill...

Africa

Tue, Aug 11 2020

Aerial images show the enormity of the disaster, with huge stretches of crystal-clear seas around the...

No steps taken to stop oil spillage...

No steps taken to stop oil spillage...

Nation

Tue, Oct 9 2018

On Friday, a ship belonging to Bengal Electronics Ltd loaded with crude oil sank in the river after the...

Probe body formed over oil tanker-cargo...

Probe body formed over oil tanker-cargo...

Nation

Sat, Jul 15 2017

Two separate cases were also filed with Kotwali police station

Oil tanker, cargo ship collide in Kirtonkhola...

Oil tanker, cargo ship collide in Kirtonkhola...

Nation

Fri, Jul 14 2017

The collision had caused a rupture in the tanker through which around 200 litres of oil spilled in the...

Sundarbans oil spill: No contingency...

Sundarbans oil spill: No contingency...

Environment

Thu, Feb 2 2017

It will take one more year to finalise a national oil spill contingency plan, which began two years ago,...