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Mumbai: Woman loses Rs Rs 4L to online fraud in Mumbai

The Times of India 05 Aug 2021
The fraudster, claiming to be a UK resident and employed on a merchant ship, asked her to ...
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Tensions flare again along Israel-Lebanon border

Indian Express 05 Aug 2021
Tensions between Israel and Iran-linked groups are running higher than usual because of expectations that Israel may soon retaliate for an attack last week on an Israeli-linked merchant ship in the Indian Ocean ... Tensions rose even further on Tuesday, when an Emirati merchant ship ...
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Ordoro Adds X Delivery as a Tech-First Shipping Carrier

Killeen Daily Herald 04 Aug 2021
4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ordoro (https.//www.ordoro.com/), a global leader in ecommerce logistics and operations, announces the addition of X Delivery as a shipping carrier to continue their mission to bring easy order processing to growing online merchants ... "Online merchants love ...
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Man killed in tanker attack named as Adrian Underwood

BBC News 04 Aug 2021
A British security guard killed in a drone attack on a ship off the coast of Oman has been named. Adrian Underwood and the Israeli-operated merchant tanker's Romanian captain died when the MV Mercer Street was hit on Thursday ... But less than 24 hours later they had left the ship to go on its way.
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Who is behind recent tensions in Persian Gulf?

Irna 04 Aug 2021
Now, on days when many in Iran and the whole region are paying attention to the power change in presidential office in Tehran, media outlets report that a ship rented by a Jewish merchant was attacked in waters near Oman ... However, British naval forces announced a few hours later that those who trespassed the ship, left the vessel.
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Mumbai: Andheri resident became latest victim of online gift scam, duped of Rs 4.3 lakhs

The Times of India 04 Aug 2021
MUMBAI. A 32-year-old woman became the latest victim of an online gift scam after she befriended a person on social media who claimed to be a UK resident employed on a merchant ship (Prime Cargo Shipping) ... Police said the complainant lost the savings that she has saved from her salary ... Meanwhile, the cyber police team is also tracking the case ... .
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Yanbu Night Market offers centuries of history at no extra cost

Arab News 04 Aug 2021
Residents believe its origins can be traced back hundreds of years to the days when merchant ships carrying supplies from Africa and East Asia, and passenger ships filled with pilgrims arriving for Hajj and Umrah, would dock there ... and the different sizes of ships that would dock.
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Mumbai: Andheri resident duped of Rs 4.3 lakh

The Times of India 04 Aug 2021
+Text Size. SmallMediumLarge. ARTICLES. Mumbai. Andheri resident became latest victim of online gift scam, duped of Rs 4.3 lakhs. Mumbai ... MUMBAI. A 32-year-old woman became the latest victim of an online gift scam after she befriended a person on social media who claimed to be a UK resident employed on a merchant ship (Prime Cargo Shipping) ... .
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UK Reports Boarders Left and Tanker is Safe in the Gulf of Oman

The Maritime Executive 04 Aug 2021
Varying reports suggested that the tanker was directed toward Iran, but appears to largely have drifted in the Gulf of Oman before the boarders left the ship ... In addition to the incidents with merchant ships, Iranian-backed forces also have a history of harassing naval vessels.
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NATO, EU join criticism of Iran over merchant ship attack

Midland Daily News 03 Aug 2021
BRUSSELS (AP) — The NATO military alliance and the European Union on Tuesday joined a growing chorus of international condemnation of Iran’s alleged attack on a merchant ship in the Arabian Sea last week and urged Tehran to respect its international obligations.
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OPINION: The decline of our naval and maritime power

The Lawton Constitution 03 Aug 2021
And American merchant and whaling ships plowed the oceans of the world in the 19th and for most of the 20th century ... To put those numbers in context, it’s worth noting that the United States Merchant Marine carried 1/3 of all global trade in 1951, and in 1950 flagged 43% of the world’s ships.
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Navy rescues 15 crew members from sinking cargo boat

The Wire Network 03 Aug 2021
... ship off the coast of Karachi coast, Gulf News reported ... Emergency response teams scrambled to protect the lives of the crew of the cargo ship after the navy was alerted that the merchant vessel Suvari H was stranded due to strong winds and tide with 18 crew members on board.
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North Korea answers South Korea's calls via radio hotline

Korea Times 03 Aug 2021
Yonhap ... Though both of the two direct military communication lines ― the western and eastern hotlines ― operated normally, Pyongyang had not answered the South's calls via ship-to-ship radio links that use the global merchant marine communication, officials said ... (Yonhap). .
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Israel warns against alleged Iran attack on ship

Middle East Online 03 Aug 2021
JERUSALEM - Israel's defence minister said Monday that Iran's alleged attack on a merchant ship in the Arabian Sea last week was "a stepping-up of the escalation” of hostilities by Iran, and called for international action ... five attacks on international shipping in the last year.
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Israeli defense chief: Alleged Iran attack an ‘escalation’

Wtop 03 Aug 2021
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s defense minister said Monday that Iran’s alleged attack on a merchant ship in the Arabian Sea last week was “a stepping-up of the escalation” of hostilities by Iran, and called for international action ... shipping in the last year.
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