Drowning cases

Drowning kills 372,000 people each year: UN

United Nations: A newly-released World Health Organisation (WHO) report shows that drowning claims the lives of 372,000 people each year, UN deputy spokesperson Farhan Haq said Monday.

Nov 18, 2014, 09:04 AM IST

Goa likely to get female lifeguards to prevent drowning cases

Goa Tourism will soon employ female lifeguards on the beaches to prevent cases of drowning.

Apr 24, 2013, 22:37 PM IST

Goa: 95% drowning cases in beaches due to alcohol

Nearly 2.5 million tourists visit Goa annually, out of which nearly half a million are foreigners.

Jul 17, 2010, 13:56 PM IST