Facebook's 'love', 'haha', 'wow' expressions could be translated in Pirate

Facebook's 'love', 'haha', 'wow' expressions could be translated in Pirate

The California-based company recently introduced the new expressions to study what most of the users want to see.

Feb 27, 2016, 16:38 PM IST

Pirates attack Malaysian tanker in South China Sea

Pirates have attacked a Malaysian tanker and stolen the gas oil cargo before releasing it in the latest attack in Southeast Asian waters, officials said today.

Jul 16, 2014, 15:38 PM IST

Southeast Asia hub of global pirate attacks: UN

Southeast Asia has become the world`s hotspot for pirate attacks after an international clampdown slashed the number of hijackings off the coast of war-torn Somalia, the UN said today.

Jun 12, 2014, 21:51 PM IST

Hugh Jackman set to play pirate in `Pan`

Hugh Jackman has been roped in to play pirate Blackbeard for Warner Bros` upcoming project, tentatively titled "Pan".

Jan 26, 2014, 19:32 PM IST

US plans to retry alleged pirate

The US Justice Department said today it plans to retry an alleged Somali pirate for hostage-taking, after a jury deadlocked on those charges last week.

Dec 19, 2013, 02:12 AM IST

Bardem to play Captain Blackbeard in new `Peter Pan` film?

Actor Javier Bardem has reportedly been offered the coveted role of the pirate Captain Blackbeard in the upcoming `Peter Pan` film.

Nov 18, 2013, 15:17 PM IST

Pirate kingpin held in Hollywood-style sting

An alleged pirate kingpin fell into a trap and was arrested after getting lured from Somalia to Belgium in a Hollywood-style sting to work on a fake documentary about crime on the high seas.

Oct 15, 2013, 23:40 PM IST

Danes capture pirate mothership, free 14

The Danish navy says it has
captured a suspect pirate mothership off the Horn of Africa
and rescued 14 people.

Jan 08, 2012, 18:34 PM IST

Fight pirates under UN aegis: India

Hinting at a possible link between terror groups and Somali pirates, India pitched for fighting the sea brigands under the aegis of the UN.

Sep 27, 2011, 20:07 PM IST

UK women over 35 years read pirated e-books!

A new survey has discovered a new breed of pirates taking over the Internet - women over the age of 35.

May 17, 2011, 12:50 PM IST

Captive Danes will die if rescue attempted: Pirate

A Danish family`s sailboat was seized by pirates in Indian Ocean Thursday.

Mar 01, 2011, 22:17 PM IST

Navy ship thwarts pirate attack on merchant vessel off Yemen

A pirate attack on a merchant
vessel in the Gulf of Aden has been thwarted by an Indian
warship, which intercepted a dhow with 31 sea brigands on

Dec 10, 2010, 22:26 PM IST

Somali pirate pleads guilty in US court

The Somali man now faces up to 25 years in prison, say US justice officials.

Sep 09, 2010, 10:55 AM IST

Indian Navy foils Somali pirate attack

An Indian warship on Sunday foiled an attempt by Somalian pirates to hijack merchant vessels off Somalia`s coast in the Gulf of Aden, a Navy spokesman said on Monday.

Sep 06, 2010, 23:13 PM IST

World pirate attacks drop in first half of 2010

Pirate attacks worldwide
fell 18 per cent in the first half of 2010 from a year ago, as
patrols by several navies in the Gulf of Aden curtailed raids,
an international maritime watchdog said on Thursday.

Jul 15, 2010, 19:01 PM IST

Somalians found unconscious in boat near Veraval coast

Seven foreign nationals were found
in an unconscious state in a boat near Veraval coast by
local fishermen today, Coast Guard officials said here.

Jul 03, 2010, 00:50 AM IST

Somali pirates release ship with 6 Indians aboard

Six Indians on board a British vessel hijacked by Somali pirates in December last year from the Gulf of Aden have been released.

May 14, 2010, 20:51 PM IST

US navy nabs pirate suspects near Seychelles

A US warship operating in the
Indian Ocean captured five suspected pirates on Thursday after an
exchange of gunfire in international waters near the
Seychelles, the Pentagon said.

Apr 01, 2010, 21:19 PM IST

Seychelles coastguard vessel destroys two pirate boats

The Seychelles coastguard repelled
an attack by Somali pirates on Tuesday, destroying two of their
boats during a dramatic high-seas operation that started with
the brazen rescue of 27 fishermen.

Mar 30, 2010, 22:16 PM IST

Navy frees Somalis seized after pirate shooting

The EU Naval Force freed six Somalis seized after their companion was shot dead by a private security contractor during an attempt to hijack a ship off the East African coast, a naval spokesman said Thursday.

Mar 25, 2010, 18:32 PM IST