Last Updated: Sunday, October 06, 2013, 23:53
Eighteen people died when a boat carrying some 70 passengers capsised on the Niger River in central Nigeria, an official said on Sunday, a week after 42 perished in a similar incident.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 23:14
A boat overloaded with passengers and goods travelling on the Niger River in central Nigeria has capsized, killing 42 people with 100 others missing, the state rescue agency said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 03, 2013, 18:31
One person was missing after a boat sank in Hong Kong waters on Saturday, after a fatal ferry crash last October put the spotlight on the city`s maritime safety.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 20, 2013, 11:09
At least 12 people died, 50 injured and 20 went missing when their boat sank in the Ariri river in the heart of the Amazonian region early on Friday, official reports said.
Last Updated: Friday, April 19, 2013, 20:32
The death toll from a boat accident in the Indonesian part of Borneo island rose to 18 on Friday with five people still missing, a provincial governor said.
Last Updated: Friday, March 22, 2013, 09:18
At least 30 people died when a boat, carrying 60 illegal immigrants, capsized off the coast of Gabon, a west African country, Xinhua reported.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 03, 2013, 14:45
With one more body being found on Sunday, the toll in Purulia boat mishap, went up to four, police said.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 22, 2012, 23:33
Five people, including four women, drowned in Sri Lanka Saturday when their boat capsized in the sea, police said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 01, 2012, 11:20
Naval divers on Tuesday searched the waters of Brahmaputra and Army helicopters surveyed its banks for possible survivors of Dhubri ferry disaster.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 01, 2012, 00:12
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh assured the Assam govt of all help for relief and fund for families of the deceased.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 07, 2011, 22:39
Thirty-five people were drowned when a boat capsized in Ghana, Xinhua reported Wednesday.
Last Updated: Friday, July 29, 2011, 10:43
At least 220 people were aboard the boat on the Tshuapa River when it hit another vessel.
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