- The HinduAug 31 07:30 PM
Move aimed at conservation of resources, security of fishermen
- CBC via Yahoo Canada NewsAug 30 12:38 PM
The sight of live-aboard boats anchoring on the Gorge Waterway in Victoria could soon be a thing of the past. Council passed a bylaw banning overnight anchoring in the Gorge last year, and by the end of October, people living in boats could be told to raise anchor and leave. "We're going to proceed with something of a soft touch, to through negotiations, convince the handful of people who are ...
- Bloomberg via Yahoo! FinanceSep 01 05:00 AM
“I built my first boat 18 years ago in my garage in Glacier National Park in Montana. I intended to keep it for myself, but a neighbor begged me to let him buy it. The business took off from there. “I ...
- The HinduAug 26 08:19 PM
Phailin cyclone-hit marine fishermen of Ganjam district in Odisha alleged that the subsidised boats and motor engines they had received from the government are preventing them from getting included...
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsAug 23 10:23 AM
Saturday's total was the highest recorded for a single day in recent years as calm conditions encouraged people smugglers to leave Libya with boats stuffed with as many paying passengers on board as possible. Among them were a new-born baby and 20 unaccompanied minors on a Doctors without Borders (MSF) ship that docked at Vibo Valentia. The coastguard said it had, over the course of Saturday ...
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsAug 18 08:12 AM
Indonesia sank 34 impounded foreign boats Tuesday, the government said, the latest bid to deter vessels from illegally fishing in the world's biggest archipelago nation. The empty boats from Thailand, Vietnam, the Philippines and Malaysia were sunk as part of events to celebrate 70 years since the proclamation of Indonesian independence. Indonesian President Joko Widodo is leading the campaign ...
- New York TimesAug 28 07:18 AM
Rescue workers counted dozens of victims Friday from the increasingly desperate tide of humanity sweeping into Europe fleeing war, oppression and poverty. Austrian police said 71 people likely suffocated in an airless truck and authorities estimated 200 people drowned off the Libyan coast when two overloaded boats bound for Europe capsized.
- The Irish TimesAug 23 05:05 PM
Young art student Aoife Burke is one of seven people who bought sunken canal boats
- New Straits Times via Yahoo! Singapore NewsAug 29 04:26 AM
KUALA TERENGGANU: The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has detained 24 Vietnamese fishermen and seized four fishing boats for encroaching into Malaysian waters to fish. A team of MMEA personnel in a vessel made the arrests and seizures last Thursday, about 118 nautical miles from Kuala Terengganu. Kuala Terengganu MMEA logistics director Lt Cdr Mohamad Zainal said the operation to ...
- The Japan TimesSep 01 03:20 AM
NAGASAKI – Four people were killed and two were missing after six fishing boats capsized early Tuesday off Nagasaki Prefecture as a low pressure system brought strong winds and heavy rain to the region, the Japan Coast Guard said.
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