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  1. Zero tolerance on terror, share intelligence to combat organised crime: India, IranRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, right, speaks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi during their meeting in Tehran, Iran. Stressing that countries that "aid, abet and directly or indirectly support terrorism should be condemned", New Delhi and Tehran on Monday decided to enhance cooperation between their National Security Councils to combat organised crime, money-laundering, narcotics trade and cyber crime.

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  2. Locals fume over Chinese fishing fleetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Iol.co.za

    Angry fishermen whose livelihoods depend on good catches say authorities are not doing enough to safeguard fish stocks from deep water fishing fleets accused of plundering our waters. The accusation comes as the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries investigates a fleet of nine Chinese fishing vessels intercepted within our economic exclusion zone just over a week ago.

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    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: India's navy is ready to help train Omani sailors, a visiting admiral pledged. "We are always open to requests from Oman to train its sailors in different areas, depending on the facilities we have," Rear Admiral Ravneet Singh, the Flag Officer Commanding Indian Navy's Western Fleet, told Times of Oman.

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  4. Sony's PlayStation 4 gets hacked, runs SteamOS just fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nag.blog

    Sony's PlayStation 4 is known for being one of the company's most secure designs ever, but there's one problem with it currently - it is based on off-the-shelf hardware. The console has some of the strongest protections to guard against game piracy, but it's still vulnerable in other areas, and that's been exploited recently with the news that you can run Linux on it.

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  5. This Day In Naval History: May 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    Members from the guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain tow a disabled skiff carrying 52 Somali migrants. 1850 - USS Advance and USS Rescue sail from New York in a failed attempt to rescue Sir John Franklins Expedition, lost in the Arctic since 1847.

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  6. African insurance industry may lose $1 billion due to piracy attacks on mega ships: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Insurance

    A report by German insurer Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty S.E. has said that piracy attacks on mega ships may lead to future losses of more than $1 billion for the African insurance industry, reported The Nation. The report said that progress continues to be made on piracy in Africa with the number of incidents down in Somalia and Nigeria.

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  7. 'Government allowing Chinese to rape our ocean'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Iol.co.za

    Angry fishermen whose livelihoods depend on good catches say authorities are not doing enough to safeguard fish stocks from deep water fishing fleets accused of plundering our waters. The accusation comes as the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries investigates a fleet of nine Chinese fishing vessels intercepted within our economic exclusion zone just over a week ago.

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  8. Meenakshi Shedde: Girlie college reunionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Women in a space without men are very different creatures from what you know them to be. Let's call my friends Pal, Gal, Kal and Sal.

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  9. Somalian army kills senior Al-Shabaab leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Trend

    The Somali Armed Forces killed one of the leaders of al-Shabaab militant group near southwestern country's city of Xuddur, local media reported. Midnimo news website reported Saturday that the militant was killed as a result of joint operation of Somalia's army and the African Union.

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  10. Volcano erupts in western Indonesia, killing 3 villagersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | India.com

    Jakarta, May 21 : A volcano in western Indonesian unleashed hot clouds of ash today, killing three villagers and injuring four others, an official said. Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra province blasted volcanic ash as high as 3 kilometers into the sky, said National Disaster Management Agency spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho.

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  11. Nigerian Navy: The Diamond SailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Vanguard

    Success indeed rolls into success, and so it is no surprise that the Diamond Jubilee of the Nigerian Navy is attracting the high-level international participation. At least 26 naval chiefs and flag officers from international navies are expected to grace next week's international conference on maritime security which is part of the activities to mark the 60th anniversary of the Navy.

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  12. Navy's highest-ranking female officer to command Europe, AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Stars and Stripes

    Adm. Michelle Howard was nominated by President Barack Obama to lead U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa, the Naples-based command that oversees the warships, aircraft and sailors operating across the Atlantic and Mediterranean, the Defense Department announced Thursday. If approved by Congress, the nomination would mark another milestone in Howard's trailblazing career.

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  13. See 'Trump Supporters' Mouth Fake Hillary Clinton QuotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | RollingStone

    Hillary Clinton 's Super Pac attack ad against Donald Trump is titled "Does Donald Trump Really Speak for You?" and features female Clinton supporters mouthing along to actual statements the GOP candidate has made. Seth Meyers envisioned what Trump's response would be.

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  14. Latest Report on Maritime Security Market, Forecast to 2014-2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | SBWire

    Security is one of the major concerns for the national and state governments globally. Maritime security is one of the majorly used security system involved in the prevention from intentional damage through sabotage, subversion or terrorism.

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  15. Dungeons of DebtTHE Rowboat and the Destroyer: a ParableRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | American Reporter

    Somewhere in the godforsaken waters off Somalia, a rowboat with four pirates and a brave hostage aboard is holding off an American destroyer. A rowboat is a launch that has run out of gas, which is why it no longer merits the more elegant name.

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  16. Copyright trolls Rightscorp are teetering on the verge of bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Boing Boing

    Rightscorp, the copyright trolls whose business-model was convincing ISPs to freeze their customers' Internet access in response to unsubstantiated copyright accusations, and then ransom those connections back for $20 each, will be out of money by the end of this quarter. Despite a massive courtroom win against Cox Cable in 2015 , the company couldn't win a technology cat-and-mouse game against its prey -- the wily file-sharers who switched to VPNs and other anonymizing technologies.

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  17. The sudden arrival of Tamaya 1 in Liberia: A mystery of fear and insecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | The Perspective

    Tamaya 1 on Liberia's coast There World has Seven Wonders, but it seems like the sudden harboring of Tamaya 1, an oil tanker vessel on the coast of Liberia may just be the eighth one. The docking of Tamaya 1 in Robertsports, Grand Capemount County with no crew members or passengers onboard remains a mystery of fear and insecurity across Liberia.

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  18. Bartholomew RobertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | The Free Dictionary

    Bartholomew Roberts , born John Roberts , was a Welsh pirate who raided ships off the Americas and West Africa between 1719 and 1722. He was the most successful pirate of the Golden Age of Piracy , as measured by vessels captured, or Little Newcastle, between Fishguard and Haverfordwest in Pembrokeshire , Wales.

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  19. Korean special forces join regional anti-piracy exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Korea Herald

    Some 330 South Korean special forces troops took part in a regional anti-piracy exercise in the South China Sea region with 17 other countries, the defense ministry said Tuesday. The maritime security exercise, which ran from May 1-12 in the waters between Singapore and Brunei, brought together special army and navy forces from the ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting Plus, it said.

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  20. Indian warships enter Manama on a four-day visiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, May 16 : Indian Naval Ships Delhi, Tarkash and Deepak under the command of Flag Officer Commanding Western Fleet, Rear Admiral Ravneet Singh, NM entered Manama on Monday. During the visit, the crew of IN ships will undertake professional interactions with the Royal Bahrain Naval Force pertaining to nuances of maritime operations, including means of combating maritime terrorism and piracy.

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