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Dahanu boat tragedy: Search operation to find missing students continues; Palghar Police arrests three
India

Dahanu boat tragedy: Search operation to find missing students continues; Palghar Police arrests three

Search operations continued on Sunday to trace missing students, a day after a private boat carrying students on a school picnic capsized off the coast of Dahanu

Uttar Pradesh: 22 drown as boat carrying 60 people capsizes in Yamuna river
India

Uttar Pradesh: 22 drown as boat carrying 60 people capsizes in Yamuna river

15 people died after a boat carrying 60 people capsized in Yamuna river in Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat

Cell to check tourist boat operations in Andamans soon
India

Cell to check tourist boat operations in Andamans soon

Lieutenant Governor of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands Lt Gen (Retd) AK Singh has ordered to set up an Enforcement Cell immediately to check on the operations of all tourist boats and safety of the passengers.

Boat tragedy: PM announces ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakhs for victims' kin
India

Boat tragedy: PM announces ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakhs for victims' kin

Manmohan Singh condoled the loss of lives in the boat tragedy and announced the relief from the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund, according to a statement here.

Andaman mishap: Boat was overcrowded, had too few life jackets
India

Andaman mishap: Boat was overcrowded, had too few life jackets

The diesel-run tourist boat named Aqua Marine sank just a couple of nautical miles outside of Ross Island from where the tourists had boarded.

Several boats carrying Rohingya Muslims capzise off Myanmar coast
World

Several boats carrying Rohingya Muslims capzise off Myanmar coast

The UN's Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said on Tuesday that eight bodies have been found and more than 50 other people who were aboard are feared dead.