South Korean Ferry disaster: Floating objects slow recovery of bodies

Corridors and passenger cabins of the sunken South Korean ferry, which capsized off the country`s southwestern coast, were jammed with floating objects, hampering search for bodies trapped inside the hull amid fast currents and bad weather.

South Korean ferry mishap: Divers find 48 bodies in single room

Forty-eight more bodies have been found by divers from a single room of the ferry which sank off South Korea recently, officials said Friday.

S Korean Navy ‘fires’ at N Korea fishing boats

The Navy has reportedly raised the alert level along the sea border in response.