Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 17:40
Relatives of the victims of South Korea`s ferry disaster wept in court Tuesday as prosecutors played wrenching cellphone video footage from inside the sinking vessel during the murder trial of the captain and crew.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 17:09
Student survivors of South Korea`s ferry disaster will testify in the trial of the captain and crew by closed circuit TV from a courtroom in their traumatised home town, a district court ruled Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 10:37
Even as a South Korean court is due to hear evidence in the ferry disaster that killed over 300 people in April, another body was recovered by the divers on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 11:59
At least 15 people drowned when a ferry capsized on Lake Kivu in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), authorities said.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 10:46
South Korean police on Saturday made apparent headway in the manhunt for a fugitive businessman wanted over April`s ferry disaster with the capture of his wife.
Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 13:14
The head of the operator of the South Korean ferry that sank in April with the loss of nearly 300 lives went on trial Friday on charges of criminal negligence.
Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 11:11
Twenty people were injured when a Hong Kong ferry crashed into a seawall off the coast of the gambling enclave of Macau on Friday, officials said, the latest accident to hit the cities` busy waterways.
Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 11:09
South Korean President Park Geun-Hye revamped her Cabinet on Thursday, replacing seven ministers in response to intense criticism over her administration`s handling of April`s ferry disaster.
Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 11:04
The brother of a South Korean businessman linked to a ferry disaster in which hundreds of school children drowned in April was arrested by police on Friday, police and prosecutors said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 21:23
South Korea`s parliament is to open an investigation into the ferry disaster that has left 300 people dead or missing, politicians confirmed today, as the government counters criticism of its handling of the tragedy.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 16:25
Captain Lee Joon-seok, 68, and three senior crew members were charged with homicide, facing a maximum sentence of death.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 10:06
Three aides of the missing owner of the ill-fated ferry Sewol were on Wednesday nabbed by South Korean police on suspicion of helping the billionaire escape, said reports.
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