Gulf Times - Boat-capsize
Eleven dead, five missing, as Missouri storm sinks 'duck boat'

Eleven dead, five missing, as Missouri storm sinks 'duck boat'

At least 11 people including children drowned after a tourist "duck boat" sank in a storm on a lake in Missouri and authorities were set to resume a search on Friday for five missing.

Boat with 40 students capsizes in India, 32 saved

Boat with 40 students capsizes in India, 32 saved

A boat with at least 40 students on board capsized off the coast of the western Indian state of Maharashtra on Saturday, an official said. Following a massive search and rescue operation, 32 of them were saved from the Arabian Sea.

At least 17 dead in Nigeria boat capsize

At least 17 dead in Nigeria boat capsize

At least 17 people drowned when a boat ferrying around 60 passengers capsized in northwest Nigeria, the National Emergency Management (NEMA) said on Wednesday.

At least 33 dead in Nigeria boat capsize

At least 33 dead in Nigeria boat capsize

At least 33 people drowned after an overloaded boat carrying traders from Niger capsized in northwest Nigeria, the National Emergency Management (NEMA) said on Friday.

Six bodies found after boating accident off Kenya coast

Six bodies found after boating accident off Kenya coast

Rescuers recovered six bodies in Kenya's coastal Lamu region after a boat carrying a local politician and his family capsized over the weekend.

Indonesia speed boat capsizes, killing at least 10

Indonesia speed boat capsizes, killing at least 10

A speed boat capsized off Indonesia's Borneo island on Tuesday, killing at least 10 people with several others believed missing, police and rescue officials said.

34 Cameroonian soldiers missing after boat capsize

34 Cameroonian soldiers missing after boat capsize

Thirty-four Cameroonian soldiers from the elite Rapid Intervention Brigade were missing Monday, a day after an army vessel capsized off the country's southeastern coast.

20 dead as boat capsizes in Senegal

20 dead as boat capsizes in Senegal

At least 20 people, almost all women, were killed when a wooden boat capsized off Senegal's central coast in a delta region popular with tourists, firefighters told AFP on Tuesday.

At least 19 dead as boat capsizes in India

At least 19 dead as boat capsizes in India

At least 19 people died Saturday after a boat carrying some 40 revellers returning from a kite festival capsized in the Ganges river in eastern India, police said.

Probe launched after deaths in New Zealand boat tragedy

Probe launched after deaths in New Zealand boat tragedy

An investigation was under way in New Zealand Sunday to determine why a chartered fishing boat capsized, claiming at least seven lives in stormy seas that kept other vessels inshore.

Migrant shipwreck death toll rises to 194

Migrant shipwreck death toll rises to 194

Twenty-five bodies were recovered on Tuesday from a boat that sank in Mediterranean waters off Egypt last week with hundreds of migrants aboard, raising the confirmed death toll to 194, rescue workers said.

Twelve missing after boat capsizes in Indonesia's Papua

Twelve missing after boat capsizes in Indonesia's Papua

Twelve people are missing after a boat capsized in stormy weather off Indonesia's easternmost province of Papua, an official said Monday.