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May 27, 2017
Somali pirates capture fishing boat, South Korea dispatches naval unitSouth Korea's military dispatched a naval unit in waters off Somalia after pirates presumably hijacked a fishing vessel
May 12, 2016
Engineer abducted by pirates in Nigeria rescued, returns home and thanks CentreSantosh Bhardwaj, a marine engineer, was finally freed three months later, on 10 May after he was kidnapped by pirates in Nigeria.
Feb 23, 2016
Nigerian Navy rescues oil tanker hijacked off Ivory Coast; 1 pirate killed, 5 others heldOf the 11 Indian crew members on board the hijacked Maximus ship, 10 were rescued by the Nigerian Navy while the whereabouts of one is still unknown
May 21, 2015
Johnny Depp 'storming off Pirates set' played down by publicistA publicist for the latest "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie denied reports on Thursday that Johnny Depp stormed off the Australian set to be with his wife in the United States.
Oct 06, 2014
Johnny Depp scared of his music getting leaked?Hollywood star Johnny Depp is reportedly scared of getting his recorded material for debut solo album leaked.
Aug 23, 2014
Cuban fishermen discover trove of ancient artifacts off coastThe find comprises some 60 artifacts, including firearms, cannon balls, swords and machetes.
Aug 03, 2014
Hijacked Singapore oil tanker released by pirates after a weekThe 3,200-tonnes tanker, carrying a South Korean captain and chief engineer, was hijacked by pirates on July 26 off the southern coast of Ghana, the ministry said.
Jul 16, 2014
Pirates attack Malaysia tanker in South China Sea, steal cargoPirates stole its gas oil cargo before setting it adrift with damaged communication equipment and engine, the statement said.
Apr 23, 2014
Singapore tanker robbed by pirates in Malacca StraitThe ship's captain, chief engineer and a supporting crewmember were found missing along with their passports and belongings which is why authorities are probing that it may be a robbery.
Dec 20, 2013
Three months on, Sunil James, colleague freed from Togo jailIndian merchant ship captain Sunil James was Thursday freed from a jail in the west African country of Togo after more than three months and is on his way back to India, the external affairs ministry said Thursday.