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Hong Kong: Oil tanker fire kills one, 23 crew members rescued

Hong Kong: Oil tanker fire kills one, 23 crew members rescued

One person was killed, while 23 were rescued when an oil and chemical tanker caught fire off Hong Kong’s Lamma Island on Tuesday, the police said. The 17,000-tonne...

Jin Hua: 12 mariners rescued from storm-grounded ship

Jin Hua: 12 mariners rescued from storm-grounded ship

Taiwan’s Maritime and Port Bureau said on Tuesday that it evacuated 12 Indonesian crew members of the grounded cargo ship Jin Hua. The ship ran aground on Sunday due...

301 migrants rescued off Libyan coast

301 migrants rescued off Libyan coast

A cross section of the Nigerian immigrants rescued on 6 November on Libyan waters. More than 300 migrants on board two rubber boats have been rescued off the Libyan...

41 migrants rescued off Turkey’s Aegean coast

The Turkish coast guard on Thursday rescued 41 illegal migrants after their inflatable boat sank off Turkey’s Aegean coast, a local media reported. The accident...

Over 100 died in boat wreck off Libya - MSF

255 migrants rescued in Mediterranean

By Jite Eriabie  Some 255 migrants were rescued overnight in the Mediterranean off the coast of Libya, just before a front of bad weather hit the area, the Italian...

900 migrants rescued off Libya arrive in Italy

900 migrants rescued off Libya arrive in Italy

Sicily on Monday welcomed nearly 900 migrants rescued in Mediterranean waters off the coast of Libya in the past few days, with many expressing relief at having escaped...

21 die in Sokoto boat mishap

One dead, 19 rescued in fresh boat mishap in Lagos 

A woman died and 19 others rescued after a passenger boat capsized in Lagos on Tuesday. It was gathered that the deceased’s husband was also in the boat but survived...

68 passengers, crew rescued from sinking ferry off South Africa

68 passengers, crew rescued from sinking ferry off South Africa

By Jite Eriabie  68 passengers and crew members have been rescued from the Robben Island passenger ferry Thandi after the vessel started to list off Table Bay, South...

Chinese cargo ship sinks, 12 crew rescued

Chinese cargo ship sinks, 12 crew rescued

Chinese-flagged cargo ship Nan Hui 68 sank on July 23 near Huidong of Guangdong Province, east of Hong Kong taking its twelve crew members into the water. The cause of...

11 Indian crew rescued from sunken ship

11 Indian crew rescued from sunken ship

Eleven crewmembers of MV ITT Panther cargo ship were rescued after their ship sank some 200 nautical miles from Port Blair on Thursday, India’s Defence Ministry said....

migrants rescued from burning rubber dinghy off Spain

Dozens of migrants rescued from burning rubber dinghy off Spain

Dozens of migrants were rescued at the weekend after jumping from a rubber dinghy that had burst into flames as they tried to get to Spain across the Mediterranean Sea....

7 crew rescued as cargo ship sinks in North Sea

7 crew rescued as cargo ship sinks in North Sea

The UK Coastguard coordinated an extensive search and rescue effort overnight after a 90-meter cargo ship sank in the North Sea approximately 35 nautical miles northeast...

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