Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 00:10
The Tamil Nadu government on Sunday announced it has deputed two senior officers to coordinate with victims of the boat tragedy in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, while opening a helpline to share information with their relatives.
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: 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: Sunday, March 03, 2013, 12:53
With one more body being found on Sunday, the toll in Purulia boat mishap went up to four, police said in Purulia.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 04, 2012, 15:23
One person was missing after a country boat capsized in the Brahmaputra river in Dhubri district of Assam, near the Indo-Bangladesh border.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 05, 2012, 19:11
A total 250 people are feared missing, most of whom are believed to have been washed downstream by Brahmaputra to neighbouring Bangladesh.
Last Updated: Friday, May 04, 2012, 18:08
The Assam government on Friday put the official toll in Monday`s ferry capsize in Brahmaputra river here at 35 and said 42 passengers were reported missing.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 03, 2012, 15:44
Bangladesh has assured Indian authorities of assistance in recovery and repatriation of bodies of victims of Monday`s ferry mishap in Dhubri district that may have been washed downstream.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 11:53
It was a commercial-cum passenger ferry carrying sand and chillies for Dhaka`s Sadarghat Terminal.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 10, 2011, 12:45
Two days after boat
capsized in a water reservoir Orissa`s Koraput district, the
bodies of all seven missing persons have been found after the
remaining two bodies were fished out on Tuesday, police said.
Last Updated: Monday, May 09, 2011, 11:52
A day after seven people
were feared drowned in a water reservoir in Orissa`s Koraput
district, the body of a woman was fished out on Monday while six
others remained missing, police said.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 17, 2010, 18:23
Three persons -- two women and a child
-- were drowned when a country-made boat sank in river Ganga
near Shankerpur village in Bihar`s Saran district last
night, police said.
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