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Sri Lanka indicts Greek skipper of fire-stricken tanker for causing oil spill, not reporting environmental damage
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Sri Lanka indicts Greek skipper of fire-stricken tanker for causing oil spill, not reporting environmental damage

Steiros Ilas Kardany, who is currently in Sri Lanka, was charged under the two counts that carry a maximum penalty of 20 million rupees ($108,000)

Indian Oil tanker catches fire near Sri Lankan coast; one crew member injured, another missing
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Indian Oil tanker catches fire near Sri Lankan coast; one crew member injured, another missing

The injured crew member was identified as the third engineer of the ship and is being taken to land in a navy boat, an official said

Pakistan oil tanker fire: Death toll jumps to 206; 125 bodies remain unidentified due to severe burns
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Pakistan oil tanker fire: Death toll jumps to 206; 125 bodies remain unidentified due to severe burns

The number of deaths caused by an explosion of a tanker loaded with petrol in Pakistan a week ago has climbed to 206

Pakistan oil tanker fire: Six officials suspended for negligence, death toll jumps to 194
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Pakistan oil tanker fire: Six officials suspended for negligence, death toll jumps to 194

The death toll in the oil tanker inferno in Pakistan rose to 194, prompting the government to suspend six officials including a DSP-level officer for negligence

Pakistan oil tanker fire: Death toll rises to 175 in Pakistan as 10 more succumb to injuries
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Pakistan oil tanker fire: Death toll rises to 175 in Pakistan as 10 more succumb to injuries

With the death of 10 more people, the toll in Pakistan's oil tanker fire rose to 175, making it one of the deadliest accidents in the country.

Pakistan oil tanker explosion: Nawaz Sharif announces aid of at least $20,000 for victims' families as death toll jumps to 157
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Pakistan oil tanker explosion: Nawaz Sharif announces aid of at least $20,000 for victims' families as death toll jumps to 157

Pakistan's prime minister cut short a trip abroad to rush to the side of victims of a massive fuel tanker fire as authorities raised the death toll from the blaze to 157.

Pakistan oil tanker fire: At least 123 dead and scores injured in Bahawalpur; rescue operations initiated
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Pakistan oil tanker fire: At least 123 dead and scores injured in Bahawalpur; rescue operations initiated

At least 100 people were killed when an oil tanker caught fire after it overturned in Pakistan's Punjab province on Sunday morning, police said