27 missing, 14 dead in two boat missing off Malaysia

Malaysian authorities said Thursday 14 people had died and 27 others were still missing following two boat accidents at a time when many illegal migrant workers head home to Indonesia for the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.

Indian warships make port calls in SE Asian nations

Four Indian front line warships on an operational deployment to the South China Sea and the Western Pacific have made a port call at Malaysia`s Port Klang, seeking to strengthen bilateral maritime ties.

Passenger boat rams into INS Viraat, no casualties

A Kerala state owned boat ferrying about 100 passengers rammed into aircraft carrier INS Viraat here, naval sources said on Monday.