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Boat carrying journalists capsizes in Kerala river, 1 dead, 3 rescued

July 24, 2018 4:35 pm

The TV crew were returning after reporting when the mishap took place. Reports say they had sent the visuals back to the bureau before returning.

Missouri: 17 killed as 'duck boat' capsizes, says police

July 20, 2018 9:18 pm

Duck amphibious vehicles have been involved in a number of fatal accidents around the world in the past two decades, with some sinking or being swamped or others colliding with vehicles.

Andhra Pradesh: Several missing after boat capsizes in East Godavari district

May 15, 2018 10:29 pm

The boat was carrying at least 40 tribals returning from a weekly market when it got caught in heavy currents in the river and overturned in between Devipatnam and Varapalli areas in East Godavari district.

Dahanu boat capsize: Maritime board intensifies crackdown on illegal vessels

January 15, 2018 4:03 am

According to Manjunath Singe, SP, Palghar, prima facie the boat capsized because there were more than double the maximum capacity on the boat.

Boat carrying 30 people capsizes in Bihar river, 3 dead

November 05, 2017 3:25 pm

Bihar has been dogged by a string of boat capsizing incidents this year. Only two weeks ago, six people went missing and six others swam to safety when a boat capsized in Gandak River in Saran district

Boat capsizes in Saryu river, six drown

October 08, 2017 4:28 am

In all, nine persons were on the boat. They were returning from a fair at a nearby village. As there was no boatman, the young boys rowed the boat themselves.

10 drown as four boats capsize in Assam

September 18, 2017 3:05 pm

About 50 people from the district in four small boats were returning home after witnessing a local boat race in Sabon river when their boats capsized during the storm at Joriabeel yesterday evening, said Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Nur Hussain.

West Bengal: Boat capsize toll rises to 20, Centre seeks report

May 18, 2016 12:45 am

Twenty people, including six children and nine women, have so far been fished out from the river.

West Bengal: Boat capsizes; officials say 12 missing, eyewitnesses claim 100

May 16, 2016 1:26 am

The boat was ferrying around 55 people, who were returning from a fair at Kalna in Bardhaman to Shantipur in Nadia, sources said nearly 200 passengers were aboard it.

More than 200 feared dead in latest Mediterranean boat tragedy

August 10, 2015 1:08 am

Initial reports put about 700 passengers on the overcrowded steel-hulled boat but interviews with survivors reduced that estimate and the figure could still change.