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Burdwan boat capsizes: 16 bodies fished out of Bhagirathi river
India

Burdwan boat capsizes: 16 bodies fished out of Bhagirathi river

Bodies of 16 persons, including a child, have so far been fished out from river Bhagirathi where an overcrowded boat sank on Saturday night.

Eight missing after Greek coastguard vessel hits migrant boat
World

Eight missing after Greek coastguard vessel hits migrant boat

Eight migrants were missing near the Greek island of Lesbos on Thursday after their boat collided with a Greek rescue vessel, the coastguard said.

Blast on Maldives President's boat was an attempt on his life: investigators
World

Blast on Maldives President's boat was an attempt on his life: investigators

International investigators probing the explosion last week in the Maldives president's speedboat have concluded that the blast may have been an attempt to assassinate President Abdullah Yameen.

German sailors work round the clock to rescue migrants in Mediterranean
World

German sailors work round the clock to rescue migrants in Mediterranean

On the hunt for people-smugglers in the Mediterranean, a German navy ship is sailing off the coast of Libya when it gets a report of an unidentified boat adrift.

My children slipped through my hands, says Aylan Kurdi's father
World

My children slipped through my hands, says Aylan Kurdi's father

Abdullah, whose surname is given by Turkish media as Kurdi but sources in Syria say is actually called Shenu, lost his three-year-old son Aylan, four-year-old son Ghaleb and wife Rihana in the tragedy.

Kochi boat tragedy: Death toll rises to 10
India

Kochi boat tragedy: Death toll rises to 10

The toll in the Wednesday's boat tragedy Kochi has risen to ten with the recovery of two more bodies from the backwaters while the state witnessed another mishap on Friday when two houseboats caught fire in Alapuzha district.

Officials rescue 367 migrants off Libya; 25 bodies found
World

Officials rescue 367 migrants off Libya; 25 bodies found

A fishing boat crowded with migrants overturned on Wednesday in the Mediterranean off Libya as rescuers approached, and the Italian coast guard and Irish navy said at least 367 people were saved, although 25 bodies also were found in the latest human smuggling tragedy.

Refugee vessel carrying unknown number of asylum seekers spotted off Australian coast
World

Refugee vessel carrying unknown number of asylum seekers spotted off Australian coast

A refugee boat carrying an unknown number of asylum seekers was spotted off the north-west Australian coast on Monday, media reports said.

Suspicious boat intercepted off Kerala, satellite communication set and Pakistan ID seized
India

Suspicious boat intercepted off Kerala, satellite communication set and Pakistan ID seized

A suspicious foreign fishing 'dhow' or boat, seen off the Alapuzha coast, was intercepted by the Coast Guard and brought to Vizhinjam on Sunday.

China: 5 dead as ship carrying 458 capsizes in Yangtze River; rescue ops underway
World

China: 5 dead as ship carrying 458 capsizes in Yangtze River; rescue ops underway

Rescuers pulled out one trapped survivor and heard others yell for help on Tuesday from inside a capsized cruise ship on China's Yangtze River.

Ship carrying over 450 people sinks in China's Yangtze river
World

Ship carrying over 450 people sinks in China's Yangtze river

A small cruise ship carrying more than 450 people, many of them elderly, sank overnight in the Yangtze River during a storm in southern China, and eight people have been rescued, the state broadcaster CCTV reported on Tuesday.

Myanmar acknowledges 'concern' over migrant exodus
World

Myanmar acknowledges 'concern' over migrant exodus

Myanmar on Monday acknowledged international "concerns" about waves of boatpeople, many of whom are fleeing from persecution, but denied it is solely to blame as thousands languish in dire straits at sea.

Mediterranean shipwrecks: Here's how countries cope with migrants arriving by boat
World

Mediterranean shipwrecks: Here's how countries cope with migrants arriving by boat

Two recent shipwrecks in the Mediterranean Sea believed to have taken the lives of as many as 1,300 asylum seekers and migrants has highlighted the escalating flow of people fleeing persecution, war and economic difficulties in their homelands.

900 migrants feared dead after boat capsizes near Libya: Captain, crew member arrested
World

900 migrants feared dead after boat capsizes near Libya: Captain, crew member arrested

Captain and a crew member of the boat in which as many as 900 migrants are feared to have drowned in the unremitting waves of migrants seeking to escape from war-torn Libya.

Captain, crew member of capsized boat off Libya coast arrested, say prosecutors
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Captain, crew member of capsized boat off Libya coast arrested, say prosecutors

Prosecutors said on Tuesday that they arrested the captain and a crew member of the boat in which as many as 900 people are feared to have drowned.

Hundreds drown off Libyan coast, EU leaders forced to reconsider migrant crisis
World

Hundreds drown off Libyan coast, EU leaders forced to reconsider migrant crisis

As many as 700 migrants were feared dead on Sunday after their boat capsized in the Mediterranean, raising pressure on Europe to face down anti-immigrant bias

Boat carrying medical aid arrives in Yemen's port of Aden
World

Boat carrying medical aid arrives in Yemen's port of Aden

International humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders says the first boat carrying medical aid to Yemen since a Saudi-led bombing campaign against rebels began last month has arrived in the southern port city of Aden.

Russian trawler with crew of 132 sinks, at least 43 killed
World

Russian trawler with crew of 132 sinks, at least 43 killed

A Russian freezer trawler with a crew of 132 sank in the Sea of Okhotsk off of the Kamchatka Peninsula and at least 43 crew members were killed.

Twenty missing as boat carrying migrants sinks near Bangladesh
World

Twenty missing as boat carrying migrants sinks near Bangladesh

A fishing boat carrying migrants to Malaysia capsized on Thursday off the southern coast of Bangladesh and about 20 people were missing, officials said.

'Terror' boat Live: People on Pakistani vessel were suspected terrorists, says Rajnath
India

'Terror' boat Live: People on Pakistani vessel were suspected terrorists, says Rajnath

A suspected terror bid was foiled by the Coast Guard when officials intercepted a suspicious boat near the Porbandar coast off Guajrat, say reports. We track the updates live.