Last Updated: Monday, September 17, 2012, 09:55
number of people killed when a wooden ferry boat sank in a river in Indonesian part of Borneo island, has climbed to 22.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 06, 2012, 18:19
Turkish media say 58 people drowned when a fishing boat carrying migrants that smugglers had promised refuge in Europe sank after hitting rocks off the coast of western Turkey.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 09:25
An Egyptian diplomat in Libya says 32 missing Egyptians survived a sinking boat and were smuggled into Libya.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 19, 2012, 00:05
A ferry with over 250 passengers, including 31 children, Wednesday sank near Chumbe island.
Last Updated: Monday, April 09, 2012, 18:57
More than 200,000 Titanic records including a number of wills and coroner inquest files have now gone online to mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the luxury cruise liner.
Last Updated: Monday, April 02, 2012, 14:17
Poor quality of rivets holding the Titanic`s hull together may have come loose after colliding with an iceberg, sinking the ship a century ago, a study says.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 17:50
Scientists say Venice is sinking into the water more than five times quicker than previously thought and the city is also gradually tilting eastwards into Adriatic Sea.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 06, 2012, 15:55
The moon played a key role in sinking luxury passenger liner Titanic which went down in the North Atlantic Ocean in 1912 after hitting an iceberg.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 21, 2012, 21:12
Goa Congress on Saturday said BJP has
started inducting leaders from other political parties in a
bid to "save its sinking ship".
Last Updated: Thursday, September 29, 2011, 00:03
Boat accidents due to lax safety standards and overloading are common in Bangladesh.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 17, 2011, 22:17
have charged four men with negligence over a ferry sinking
that cost more than 240 lives a week ago.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 27, 2011, 19:43
Built with great difficulty and labour, the International Space Station (ISS) will be de-orbited and sunk in the Pacific Ocean after 2020.
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