At least two people died and 18 others were missing after an overloaded fishing boat carrying illegal Indonesian immigrants capsized off the coast of southern Malaysia, a maritime official said Tuesday.
An unprecedented operation to refloat the shipwrecked Costa Concordia began Monday in Italy, with salvage workers attempting to raise the rusty liner from its watery grave on the shores of a rugged Tuscan island.
The principal of the South Korean high school that lost more than 240 students in the Sewol ferry disaster has been suspended, the local education office said Friday.
The body of a victim of South Korea’s ferry disaster has been found miles away from the sunken vessel, rescuers said Thursday, fuelling fears that some of the deceased may never be found.
South Korea has boosted to half a million dollars a reward for tips about the mysterious billionaire who prosecutors said owns a ferry that sank last month, police said Monday.