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- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 28 11:14 AM
Two boats believed to be carrying more than 40 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar evaded Malaysian rescue forces Thursday, officials said as the international community prepared to step up efforts to save boat people in Southeast Asian waters. The two boats, carrying more than 20 people each, were spotted by a Malaysian patrol near the resort island of Langkawi early Thursday but were in Thai ...
- Christian TodayMay 29 08:34 PM
Thousands of Bangladeshi and ethnic Rohingya migrants are literally caught between the devil and the deep blue sea as trafficking syndicates, who refuse to abandon their business, held their captives instead in "camp boats" in the sea.
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 29 09:00 AM
The Italian navy found 11 dead migrants on boats headed across the Mediterranean to Europe on Friday and saved some 570 others as numerous rescue operations were underway. Authorities discovered the bodies after the Italian patrol ship Bettica rescued 86 migrants from two inflatable boats, the navy announced on Twitter. The Italian navy's press office was not able to say how the people died, but...
- The Borneo PostMay 29 12:30 PM
SIBU: Sarawak Rivers Board (SRB) and express boat operators yesterday refuted claims that express boats did not stop […]
- The HinduMay 28 05:25 PM
With the Centre-instated ban on fishing terminating on May 31, fishermen prepare their mechanised boats to set sail again
- The HinduMay 28 08:08 PM
After the mandatory 45-day ban on fishing along the east coast, all mechanised boats operating from the fishing harbour in Tharuvaikulam and Vembar are expected to resume operations from Saturday.
- BigPond NewsMay 27 10:53 PM
EU nations have approved unprecedented military action to disrupt migrant boats heading to Europe.
- The HinduMay 27 05:32 PM
The ongoing tussle between two mechanised fishing boat associations has reached a flashpoint with one of them blocking the entrance to the Kasimedu fishing harbour with boats. The issue is importan...
- The HinduMay 28 06:19 PM
After the mandatory 45-day ban on fishing along the east coast, all mechainsed boats operating from the fishing harbour in Tharuvaikulam and Vembar are expected to resume operations from Saturday.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsMay 27 11:42 PM
BANGKOK (AP) — In the past month, more than 3,000 desperate, hungry people have landed on the shores of Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, drawing international attention to a crisis in Southeast Asia. Arrivals of the overcrowded boats — crammed with Rohingya Muslims fleeing persecution in Myanmar and impoverished Bangladeshis hoping to find jobs — have now slowed. But the crisis is far from over...