MoI calls for compliance with all safety requirements at sea and in swimming pools

MoI calls for compliance with all safety requirements at sea and in swimming pools

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has urged citizens and residents to follow all safety procedures and measures when going to the sea or swimming pools in order to avoid any accidents.

Rohingya at sea pulled to safety by Indonesians

Rohingya at sea pulled to safety by Indonesians

Nearly 100 Rohingya asylum seekers stranded off the coast of Indonesia were pulled to shore on Thursday by locals angered at the refusal of authorities to give them shelter over coronavirus fears.

North Korea fires two short-range ballistic missiles into sea

North Korea fires two short-range ballistic missiles into sea

North Korea on Saturday fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles from a site on the country's east coast, the South Korean presidential office said, in the fifth such launch within weeks.

North Korea fires short-range missiles into sea, Seoul says

North Korea fires short-range missiles into sea, Seoul says

North Korea fired two short-range missiles into the sea off its eastern coast on Thursday, South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) said, despite hopes that Pyongyang may soon resume talks ...

Blind Spanish surfer says sea sets her free, goes for world title

Blind Spanish surfer says sea sets her free, goes for world title

Carmen Lopez can only imagine what the sea looks like, but the blind 21-year-old Spaniard is in her element riding the surf.

Libyan coastguard intercepts 315 migrants at sea

Libyan coastguard intercepts 315 migrants at sea

The Libyan navy says its coastguard stopped a total of 315 migrants in three separate incidents as they tried to reach Europe by sea on Wednesday.

Indonesian plane with 189 aboard crashes into sea soon after take-off from Jakarta

Indonesian plane with 189 aboard crashes into sea soon after take-off from Jakarta

An Indonesian aircraft with 189 people on board crashed into the sea and sank on Monday soon after taking off from the capital, Jakarta, on a flight to a tin-mining region, officials said.

US will be 'good ally' to Philippines in disputed sea: official

US will be 'good ally' to Philippines in disputed sea: official

The United States will be ‘a good ally’ to the Philippines in responding to territorial conflicts in the South China Sea, a US defence official said Thursday.

Lebanon sinks old tanks to create underwater dive 'park'

Lebanon sinks old tanks to create underwater dive 'park'

Lebanese environmentalists on Saturday sank 10 old tanks and armoured vehicles to the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea in a novel attempt to attract divers and create new habitats for marine life.

At least eight dead as passenger boat capsizes in Indonesia

At least eight dead as passenger boat capsizes in Indonesia

At least eight people died and several others remain missing after a passenger boat capsized off the coast of Borneo on Monday, an official said, in the latest deadly maritime accident in Indonesia.

Typhoon Lan heads out to sea, leaves three dead and flooding

Typhoon Lan heads out to sea, leaves three dead and flooding

A rapidly weakening typhoon Lan made landfall in Japan on Monday, setting off landslides and flooding that prompted evacuation orders for tens of thousands of people ...

Stranded whales helped back to sea in Sri Lanka

Stranded whales helped back to sea in Sri Lanka

Twenty whales which were stranded onshore at the eastern Sri Lankan town of Sampoor have made it back to sea with the help of the navy and local residents, the navy said on Thursday.