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Sonar deployed in hunt for Indonesia ferry victims

Sonar deployed in hunt for Indonesia ferry victims

Search teams hope the equipment, on loan from Indonesia's navy, will help find the overloaded boat which sank on Monday on Lake Toba, a picturesque tourist destination in Sumatra.

Five killed in British helicopter crash

Five killed in British helicopter crash

Five people were killed when their helicopter crashed in poor conditions in a mountainous part of Wales, rescuers said on Thursday after a major search operation.

Death toll in Bangladesh boat sinking climbs to 24

Death toll in Bangladesh boat sinking climbs to 24

The death toll from a boat accident in Bangladesh has risen to 24, with rescuers pulling six more bodies from the river as they wrapped up the search operation on Friday, police said.