Boat Capsizes

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Iraq ferry sinks, almost 100 dead on spring holiday trip

22 Mar 2019

Iraq ferry sinks, almost 100 dead on spring holiday trip

Almost 100 people, mostly women, and children, died as a ferry packed with families celebrating Kurdish New Year sank in a swollen river in the former jihadist stronghold of Mosul.

6-year-old girl's body found, Odisha boat capsize toll now 10

04 Jan 2019

6-year-old girl's body found, Odisha boat capsize toll now 10

The death toll in the Wednesday night boat capsize incident in Odisha mounted to 10 with the recovery of one more body today, officials said.

Nine, including seven children, die as boat capsizes in Odisha

03 Jan 2019

Nine, including seven children, die as boat capsizes in Odisha

The death toll in the boat capsize incident in the Mahanadi river reached nine today, as eight more bodies were recovered in Odisha's Kendrapara district, officials said.

Assam: Boat capsizes in Brahmaputra river; one drowned, 23 missing

05 Sep 2018

Assam: Boat capsizes in Brahmaputra river; one drowned, 23 missing

One person drowned and 23 others are missing after a motorized country boat, carrying about 36 passengers, capsized in the Brahmaputra river near Guwahati on Wednesday, an official said.

90 migrants feared dead as boat capsizes off Libya coast

02 Feb 2018

90 migrants feared dead as boat capsizes off Libya coast

About 90 migrants are feared dead as an overcrowded boat capsized off the Libyan coast, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said.

Maharashtra: Boat carrying 40 students capsizes in sea; 4 dead

13 Jan 2018

Maharashtra: Boat carrying 40 students capsizes in sea; 4 dead

In a tragic incident, at least four children lost their lives as a boat carrying as many as 40 school students overturned in Maharashtra's Dahanu town this morning.

Boat capsizes in AP; at least 14 dead

12 Nov 2017

Boat capsizes in AP; at least 14 dead

A boat loaded with tourists capsized in the Krishna river in Andhra Pradesh this evening, killing at least 14 people.