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Families bury victims as Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes 200

Families bury victims as Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes 200

Grieving families were on Sunday preparing to bury victims of Tanzania's devastating ferry disaster, with more than 200 confirmed dead after the crowded boat capsized in Lake Victoria.

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.

Indonesia lists 180 missing on doomed ferry

Indonesia lists 180 missing on doomed ferry

Divers and an underwater drone joined the search of Lake Toba on Sumatra island on Wednesday as tearful relatives of gathered at the small port in Tigaras.

Brussels outranks Frankfurt in pay league for central bankers

Brussels outranks Frankfurt in pay league for central bankers

Mario Draghi may be first among equals in the European Central Bank’s Governing Council, but he certainly isn’t the best paid.