Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 15:09
Vietnam has released dramatic footage showing a large Chinese ship chasing and ramming one of its fishing boats which then sank near an oil rig in contested waters.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 09:42
A Vietnamese fishing boat was rammed and sunk by a Chinese vessel amid a tense territorial confrontation in the South China Sea over Beijing`s deployment of an oil rig, a Vietnamese official said today.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 17:32
Seven crew from Japan and Indonesia were missing on Sunday after a Japanese tuna fishing boat caught fire in the Pacific, local media reported.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 12:20
Television footage showed the upturned hull of a small fishing boat in the Seto Inland Sea off Hiroshima after what the coastguard said was a collision at around 8:00 am with the Osumi, a naval transport ship.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 13:11
A Chinese fishing boat has run aground on a World Heritage-listed coral reef in the Philippines, roughly 1,600 kilometres (1,000 miles) from China`s nearest major landmass, authorities said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 13:00
The Navy rescued nine members on board a fishing trawler which developed ingress of water in high seas.
Last Updated: Friday, January 25, 2013, 11:07
An understanding on compensation has been reached between representatives of `MV Izumo`, which allegedly rammed a fishing boat, and various unions.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 17, 2013, 12:49
A Panamanian-flagged cargo vessel is suspected to have rammed a fishing boat off Beypore in Kozhikode.
Last Updated: Monday, December 17, 2012, 13:34
The Fisheries department identified the mechanised fishing boat, which was washed ashore near Kothandaramar temple off Dhanushkodi coast.
Last Updated: Monday, September 10, 2012, 18:30
Japan`s government on Monday said it has decided to purchase several disputed islands from their private owners, a step that is likely to anger China.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 13, 2012, 13:14
Severe action would be taken against crew of the Indian Coast Guard ship that collided with a fishing boat, S Sundarraj said on Sunday.
Last Updated: Friday, March 16, 2012, 09:10
Eight people are feared dead after a fishing boat sank on Thursday off New Zealand`s coast.
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