Piracy

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  • Piracy in Indian Ocean in check but can't be ruled out: Parrikar

    Piracy in Indian Ocean in check but can't be ruled out: Parrikar

    Piracy in the Indian Ocean is under control, but the threat of piracy cannot be "totally ignored", former Defence Minister and Chief Minister of Goa Manohar Parrikar said on Thursday. Parrikar said rising water levels due to climate change posed......

    October 12, 2017
  • The Piracy Conundrum

    The Piracy Conundrum

    Bollywood of late is increasingly becoming a target of the piracy mafia. Recently two Bollywood movies, ‘A Gentleman’ and ‘Babumoshai Bandookbaaz’, were leaked online; the latter even before its release. Merely confining these events to the realm of piracy will......

    September 7, 2017
  • Paywall for SRK song: Move aimed at killing piracy

    Paywall for SRK song: Move aimed at killing piracy

    In India anything "free" works best, but Sony Music India decided to take a bold step by asking listeners to pay, for a limited time, to listen to the song "Phurrr", featuring superstar Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma. Some......

    August 3, 2017
  • Indian Navy foils piracy attempt in Gulf of Aden

    Indian Navy foils piracy attempt in Gulf of Aden

    Indian Naval Ship Sharda, deployed for anti-piracy operations in Gulf of Aden, came to the rescue of Liberian merchant vessel Lord Mountbatten and saved it from a pirate attack, officials said on Wednesday. INS Sharda, an offshore patrol vessel, has......

    May 17, 2017
  • Humanity at sea

    Humanity at sea

    Confirmation of the theory that the seas unite as much as they divide has just been underscored by ships of the Indian and Chinese navies conducting a joint operation to counter an attempted act of piracy off the African coast.......

    April 10, 2017
  • DIPP asks film industry to create awareness on piracy

    DIPP asks film industry to create awareness on piracy

    The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) has asked the film and TV industry to create awareness about piracy and its ill-effects, especially among the youth. The issue was discussed during a meeting convened by the DIPP here on......

    December 30, 2016