Email ABC Radio Darwin By Jesse Thompson Posted October 12, 2017 15:53:51 Photo: Adam Meyerson is the captain of Sea Shepherd's custom-built Ocean Warrior. (ABC Radio Darwin: Jesse Thompson) Related Story: Chinese boats with 'thousands of sharks' found in Timor-Leste waters Related Story: New anti-whaling ship a game changer: Sea Shepherd Related Story: Sea Shepherd is quitting the Antarctic. Could this help end whaling? Map: Darwin 0800 Bobbing between tugboats and happy-go-lucky fishermen, the newest ship in Sea Shepherd's marine conservation fleet has moored in Darwin.Dubbed the Ocean Warrior, the activist group's custom-built vessel has stopped for repairs and maintenance work after a campaign that uncovered thousands of illegally caught sharks in Timor-Leste.Beneath the deck, the ship has undergone extensive modifications to better equip it for these kinds of campaigns, with massive fuel tanks filling the area usually reserved for crew quarters.Captain Adam … [Read more...] about Sea Shepherd’s Ocean Warrior conservation ship docks in Darwin
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Top batsman Cheteshwar Pujara feels “visibility at twilight” could be an issue when India and Bangladesh venture into the unchartered territory called Day/Night Tests later this month in Kolkata. The pink ball will be used for the first time in India during the India-Bangladesh day/night match at Eden Gardens from November 22. The Test will not only be the first day/night affair for both the sides but it will also mark the first official appearance of SG pink balls.Also Read: Kohli & Co ask for special practice session to prepare for Day/Night Test“I have played earlier with pink ball in the Duleep Trophy, that was good experience. Playing with pink ball at the domestic level could come in handy,” Pujara told ‘bcci.tv’.Majority of the cricketers will be playing with the pink ball for the first time in their careers. However, the likes of Pujara, Mayank Agarwal, Hanuma Vihari, and Kuldeep Yadav have experience of … [Read more...] about India vs Bangladesh: Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane speak about challenges for batsmen in Day-Night Tests – Watch
Civil Aviation Safety Authority spokesman Peter Gibson slammed the use of a personal drone on Monday night after it was spotted hovering near smoke in Sydney’s North Shore. “There are no circumstances where an unauthorised drone should be flown near a fire,” Mr Gibson said. “It is sheer stupidity as it puts lives at risk, both on the ground and in the air.” Although no fire was found, the drone could have seriously hampered firefighting efforts, the Killara rural fire brigade said in a post on Facebook. “If a fire was confirmed at the location we would not be able to request any aerial assistance due to the sighting of a drone near the fire,” the brigade posted in a statement on Facebook. “Please do not fly drones near fires, you are risking lives, if you fly then we can’t.” Flying drones near bushfires is illegal and could attract a fine of more than $10,000 and lead to prosecution. The Killara brigade also saw a number of … [Read more...] about Authorities blast ‘sheer stupidity’ as people fly drones, light fires and defy orders
A two-day coastal security exercise Sagar Kavach was conducted by the Coast Guard district headquarters off the coast of Kerala, Mahe and Lakshadweep, between November 11 and 12 to assess the preparedness of all coastal security agencies in dealing with threats emanating from the sea. Aerial surveillanceBesides the Coast Guard, Navy, Coastal Police, district administration, Cochin Port, Fisheries Department, Customs, Marine Enforcement Wing (MEW), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Intelligence Bureau (IB), light house department, State Police, MMD, Immigration Department and Kadalora Jagiratha Samithi took part in the exercise in which over 80 ships and patrol craft/boats of all agencies were marshalled for round-the-clock patrolling of the seas. Extensive aerial surveillance of the adjoining seas was also mounted to detect ships and vessels of the “opposing force”.ReviewVice Admiral Anil Kumar Chawla, head of the Southern Naval Command, Kochi, reviewed the progress … [Read more...] about Over 80 ships, patrol craft take part in Sagar Kavach
Salman Khan hosted popular reality show 'Bigg Boss 13' is getting interesting with each passing day. After first finale last week, six wild-card participants Vikas Fhatak aka Hindustani Bhau, Shefali Zariwala, Arhaan Khan, Himanshi Khurana, Khesari Lal Yadav and Tehseen Poonawala entered the show with much expectations. While they are still trying to establish themselves in the competition, one of the six wild-card entries has been eliminated from 'BB 13' in last night's (9th November) 'Weekend Ka Vaar' episode and he's none other than Tehseen Poonawalla. View this post on Instagram #tehseenpoonawalla EVICTED!!! ▪️ ▪️ ▪️ ▪️ #biggboss13#biggboss13_off#bb13#bigboss#realitytv#bb#biggboss#siddharthshukla#rashmidesai#asimriaz#paraschabra#shehnazgill#artisingh#devoleenabhattacharjee#mahirasharma#himanshikhurana#hindustanibhau#khesarilalyadav#tehseenpoonawalla#shefalizariwala#arhaankhan A post shared by Bigg Boss 13 … [Read more...] about Bigg Boss 13: Tehseen Poonawalla Gets Evicted From Colors’ Reality Show!