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Thai navy divers widening passage in search for boys lost in cave

Thai navy divers widening passage in search for boys lost in cave

Rescuers in Thailand scrabbled to clear a constricted passageway for divers deep inside a flooded cave complex on Monday as the search for 12 boys and their soccer coach entered a ninth day.

Divers battle floodwaters in Thai cave search

Divers battle floodwaters in Thai cave search

Heavy rains that have battered the area are complicating the enormous rescue effort sending tonnes of water gushing through the complex.

Indonesian search and rescue team finds sunken ferry

Indonesian search and rescue team finds sunken ferry

An Indonesian search and rescue team has determined the location of a sunken ferry after 11 days of scouring the bed of the volcanic lake in North Sumatra it capsized on.

Foreign divers, soldiers search for Thai children trapped in cave

Foreign divers, soldiers search for Thai children trapped in cave

Flood waters seeped into a second chamber of the Tham Luang cave and forced some of the rescue divers to turn back, according to officials.

MH370 hunt may resume if new evidence found: Mahathir

MH370 hunt may resume if new evidence found: Mahathir

The Malaysia Airlines jet vanished in March 2014 with 239 people -- mostly from China -- on board, en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.

Malaysia says MH370 report to be released after latest search ends

Malaysia says MH370 report to be released after latest search ends

The full investigation report into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will be released after the latest search efforts are completed, officials said on Thursday, four years after the aircraft first went missing.

Oil tanker with 22 Indian crew missing in Gulf of Guinea

Oil tanker with 22 Indian crew missing in Gulf of Guinea

The Gulf of Guinea has become an increasing target for pirates who steal cargo and demand ransoms, even as piracy incidents fall worldwide, experts say.

Malaysia approves company's search for MH370 wreckage

Malaysia approves company's search for MH370 wreckage

Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai said on Saturday the government had approved a proposal from US-based exploration company Ocean Infinity to search for the plane on a "no cure, no fee" basis.

Argentina formally ends search for sub survivors

Argentina formally ends search for sub survivors

Argentina's navy on Thursday formally ended its search for survivors from the San Juan submarine, two weeks after the vessel went missing in the South Atlantic with 44 crew aboard.

US Navy halts search for sailors lost in Philippine Sea air crash

US Navy halts search for sailors lost in Philippine Sea air crash

Eight other people on a C-2 Greyhound were rescued shortly after the aircraft crashed and transferred to USS Ronald Reagan.

Three companies offering to search for MH370: Malaysia

Three companies offering to search for MH370: Malaysia

US seabed exploration firm Ocean Infinity, Dutch company Fugro -- which was involved in the original hunt -- and a Malaysian company have made offers, Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai said.

Fierce winds stir deadly California wildfires as teams search for victims

Fierce winds stir deadly California wildfires as teams search for victims

Fierce winds were expected to stir wildfires and test firefighters on Saturday in Northern California where the most lethal outbreak of wildfires in state history has killed 35 people ...