Four missing as boat capsizes in Odisha`s Indravati reservoir

At least four persons were missing when a boat ferrying them capsized in Indravati reservoir in Odisha`s Kalahandi district Wednesday, police said.

Four killed in boat capsize near Pakistan-Iran border

At least four people were killed Monday when a speedboat carrying 11 illegal immigrants capsized near the Pakistan-Iran border, media reported.

Varanasi boat capsize: 5 more bodies recovered, 7 missing

The bodies of five more persons were fished out of the Ganga river while a search was on to trace the seven others who had gone missing after a boat capsized in the river near Shooltankeshwar area.

Pak Rangers capture BSF jawan swept away in strong Chenab current

In the accident, while three swam to safety, one army jawan was swept away by strong current in the river and captured by the Pakistan Rangers.

Two dead, 18 missing as boat capsizes off Malaysia

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.

Dozens dead as boat capsizes off Libyan coast

Dozens of bodies have been recovered after a boat carrying migrants capsized off Libya`s coast, security sources said Sunday.

Shipwreck on Africa`s Lake Albert claims 98 lives: UN

At least 98 people died when a boat capsized on Lake Albert, which lies between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees said on Monday.

Lion`s Club president held for Hirakud Dam boat capsize

The President of the local Lions Club Ramesh Kumar Agarwal was Saturday arrested in connection with the boat capsize at Hirakud reservoir where 31 people died on February 9.

Five killed in UP boat capsize

A woman and four of her children were drowned when a boat capsized on Thursday in a lake near here, police said.

Narendra Modi offers prayer for Odisha`s boat tragedy victims

BJP`s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Tuesday prayed for the victims of the boat tragedy at Hirakud reservoir in Odisha`s Sambalpur district at his public meeting here.

All bodies recovered in Hirakud boat tragedy

The toll in the Hirakud boat tragedy in Odisha`s Sambalpur district on Tuesday went up to 31 with recovery of the bodies of the three remaining missing persons.

Boat capsize kills three in Bihar

Three women drowned and 11 others were missing when an overcrowded boat capsized in the Ganga in Bihar`s Buxar district, an official said on Wednesday.

Andamans boat tragedy: PM announces relief

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh for the kin of each of those killed in a boat tragedy Sunday when a tourist boat capsized in the Andamans.

21 dead in Andaman tourist boat tragedy; PM, Jayalalithaa express grief

In an unfortunate incident at least 21 people have been killed after a tourist boat carrying 45 people, most of them tourists, capsized in the Bay of Bengal near Port Blair in Andaman on Sunday evening.

17 Haitians die as boat capsizes in Caribbean

At least 17 Haitians, believed to be undocumented immigrants, died Wednesday after their boat capsized off the coast of Turks and Caicos islands, north of Haiti.

Mali river disaster toll soars to 72: Official

The death toll from last week`s river boat sinking in Mali, one of the worst ever in the country, has jumped from 39 to 72, an official said, after more bodies were discovered inside the wreck.

Dozens dead in new Mediterranean migrant tragedy

More than 140 survivors, plucked from the sea after their overloaded boat sank in the latest deadly migrant tragedy to hit the Mediterranean, arrived in Malta today.

Italy migrant boat capsizes near Lampedusa, over 100 dead

The boat tragedy was triggered after an engine failure prompted the passengers to light a small fire to attract the attention of the coast guard, which later spread into a large fire, said Lampedusa Mayor Giusi Nicolini.

8 dead in Pak boat capsize

At least eight people, all from the same family, drowned when their fishing boat capsized in a lake in Pakistan`s Sindh province on.

Two dead in Malda flood

Two persons drowned and another went missing in incidents of boat capsize in the Malda district of West Bengal on Monday.