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  • Migrant boat still being held off Myanmar coast

    YANGON: More than 700 migrants found packed aboard an overcrowded boat in the Andaman Sea were still being held offshore by Myanmar’s navy on Monday, more than three days after the converted fishing vessel was intercepted off the country’s coast...

  • 15 dead as migrant boat sinks off Turkey's Black Sea coast

    Fifteen people drowned and up to 15 more were missing on Friday after a fishing boat carrying migrants sunk off Turkey's Black Sea coast, the coast guard said...

    Forty migrants were rescued but search and rescue efforts are under way to find 13-15 people still missing in the incident off the Kefken district, the statement said...

  • Four die as plane crashes off Ivory Coast

    ABIDJAN: Four Moldovan nationals were killed on Saturday when a transport plane chartered by the French army crashed off Ivory Coast, firefighters said...

    The plane had taken off from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso and crash-landed in the sea near Abidjan, breaking in half, he explained...

  • Myanmar rescues 200 found in boat off its coast

    YANGON: Myanmar’s navy has brought ashore 200 Bangladeshis found in a boat off its coast, after its military chief said some of the thousands of migrants that have landed in Malaysia and Indonesia this month are pretending to be Rohingya Muslims to get UN aid...

  • Upto 700 feared dead as migrant boat capsizes off Libyan coast

    ROME/PALERMO: As many as 700 people are feared dead after a boat carrying migrants capsized off the Libyan coast overnight, a United Nations official said on Sunday...

    Antonino Irato, a senior official from the Italian border police told television station RaiNews24 that 28 people were rescued in the incident, and 24 bodies had been recovered, adding that the boat had capsized just off Libyan waters, south of the southern Italian...

  • India holds naval exercises with US, Japan off its south coast

    India began holding naval exercises with the United States and Japan off its south coast on Monday, seeking to forge closer military ties to counter growing Chinese influence in the region...

    The exercises come as Indian and Chinese troops face off in a remote and strategically sensitive part of the Himalayas where India, China and Bhutan meet...

  • Rare weather phenomenon observed off Balochistan coast

    KARACHI: A spectacular fair-weather waterspout, a rare phenomenon, has been observed off the Balochistan coast, the World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan (WWF-P) said on Wednesday...

    According to the WWF-P, a fisherman who has been part of the organisation’s training programmes reported the waterspout near Sakoni, off Kalmat Khor, in Balochistan...

  • 11 family members perish in hut fire at island off Thatta's coast

    Several huts were gutted in the fire which started sometime late Saturday night in Ibrahim Jat Goth of Shahbundar area off Sindh coast...

    The village is located 35 kilometres off Keti Bandar port in Thatta District and it takes an hour to get there, therefore the rescue personnel faced difficulties in carrying out rescue activities...

  • Eighteen migrants drown after boat sinks off Turkey's southwestern coast

    ISTANBUL: Eighteen people died and 14 were rescued late on Friday after a boat carrying migrants trying to sail to Greece sank off the southern Turkish town of Bodrum, Dogan News Agency reported...

    Fishermen hearing the screams of migrants alerted the Turkish coast guard, who picked up the bodies from the sea after the wooden boat carrying migrants from Iraq, Pakistan and Syria capsized about 3...

  • Egyptian navy vessel targeted by militants off Sinai’s coast

    CAIRO: An Egyptian navy vessel was targeted on Thursday by militants affiliated with the self-styled Islamic State group, who said they destroyed it with a rocket while it was anchored off the Sinai peninsula’s Mediterranean coast...

    Mohammed Samir said the vessel caught fire in an exchange of fire with “terrorists” on the shore and that there were no fatalities among its crew members...

  • North Korea fires three ballistic missiles off east coast: Seoul

    SEOUL: North Korea fired three ballistic missiles off its east coast Monday, Seoul said, a new show of force that comes as top world leaders meet at the G20 summit in China...

    “North Korea's ballistic missile launch is a direct violation of UN Security Council resolutions aimed at showing off its nuclear and missile capabilities during the G20 summit,” he added...

  • 200 feared dead in another migrant disaster off Libya’s coast

    ZUWARA: Libyan authorities were collecting the bodies of migrants who drowned off the coastal city of Zuwara, with some 200 feared dead on Friday in the latest disaster involving desperate people trying to reach Europe across the Mediterranean...

    Fishermen and the coast guard found the waterlogged vessel at sea and towed it back to Zuwara, where they had to break the ship’s deck to reach people trapped inside...

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