Costa Concordia cruise ship

Italy cruise ship toxins threaten wildlife: Activists

It`s nursing season in Europe`s biggest marine sanctuary and schools of whales have brought their young to Italian shores - but environmentalists warn they are at risk from toxins leaked by the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship.

Jul 15, 2014, 13:17 PM IST

Italy luxury liner floats for first time since shipwreck

Italy`s ill-fated Costa Concordia cruise ship floated for the first time on Monday since it crashed in 2012, its rust-coloured hull emerging from the waves off the Tuscan island of Giglio as an unprecedented salvage operation began.

Jul 14, 2014, 11:44 AM IST

Italy Costa Concordia cruise wreck salvage: Facts and figures

The operation to refloat the wreck of Italy`s Costa Concordia cruise ship due to begin on Monday is the biggest salvage project of its kind ever attempted.

Jul 14, 2014, 11:37 AM IST

Trial on Italy cruise wreck adjourned to July 17

The trial of Francesco Schettino, captain of the ill-fated Costa Concordia cruise ship, was adjourned to July 17 shortly after opening in the Italian city of Grosseto Tuesday because of a national lawyers` strike.

Jul 09, 2013, 14:45 PM IST