Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 23:35
India on Saturday said it will take back all its citizens, detained onboard a boat seized by Australia, but a decision on other nationals will be taken as per international law and convention after ascertaining their identity.
Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 20:31
At least three people died after an overloaded boat ferrying Indonesians home for the coming Eid al-Fitr festival sank off southern Malaysia, a maritime official said Friday.
Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 03:41
The death toll from the latest Mediterranean migrant boat disaster rose to 30 on Sunday, as Malta said it had found 29 bodies in the vessel`s hold and Italy said a Syrian baby had died.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 22:38
Malaysian authorities on Tuesday were searching for nine people missing at sea after an overloaded fishing boat carrying illegal Indonesian migrants capsized off southern Malaysia, killing at least two.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 16:26
The Navy is initiating disciplinary action against four officers and two sailors found culpable by a Board of Inquiry for collision between warship INS Talwar and a fishing vessel in December last year, Rajya Sabha was informed on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 12:11
At least two people died and 18 others were missing after an overloaded fishing boat carrying illegal Indonesian immigrants capsized off the coast of southern Malaysia, a maritime official said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 13:08
One woman died and seven others went missing after an overcrowded boat capsized at Bakenia Ghat in Araria district this morning, police said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 22:20
As EU ministers met Tuesday to discuss how to help Italy deal with thousands of boat immigrants washing up on its shores, the European Commission said the refusal of member states to be flexible on asylum requests was fuelling the crisis.
Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 19:15
More than 2,600 migrants were rescued by the Italian navy this weekend, authorities said on Monday, as police searched for new arrivals who landed by night on Sicily`s southern coast.
Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 16:08
A speed boat of Maharashtra Police today caught fire after an explosion while its engine was being cleaned by two maintenance workers at a creek in Belapur in neighbouring Navi Mumbai, police said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 16:36
Rescuers recovering the bodies of migrants left to die in the suffocating hull of an overcrowded fishing boat said on Wednesday they have found 45 bodies, up from an expected toll of 30.
Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 23:28
Anger erupted in Italy Monday over the deaths at sea of 30 migrants, as Rome stood accused of worsening a years-long crisis which has seen 5,000 desperate refugees rescued in the past 24 hours.
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