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Now a super yacht that can fly four metres above water


February 11th, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 11 (ANI): Dreams of sailing and flying at the same time may soon come true, after an Australian designer revealed plans for a yacht that can fly four metres above ... Read more...

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Ancient tools show man sailed the seas 130,000 years ago


January 5th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) Archaeologists have discovered a set of tools that point to man sailing the seas tens of thousands of years earlier than previously thought.Rough axes and other tools, thought ... Read more...

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Four dead, 21 missing in new Philippine ferry sinking


December 27th, 2009 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Manila, Dec 27 (DPA) At least four people were killed and 21 missing in a new passenger ferry sinking in the Philippines, the coast guard and Red Cross said Sunday. The MV Baleno ... Read more...

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19 crew rescued as another ship sinks off Philippines (Second Lead)


September 7th, 2009 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Manila, Sep 7 (DPA) A Panama-registered cargo vessel with 19 South Korean and Filipino crew members on board sank off eastern Philippines as the death toll in the sinking of a domestic ... Read more...

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20 crew rescued in another ship sinking in Philippines (Lead)


September 7th, 2009 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Manila, Sep 7 (DPA) A Panama-registered cargo vessel with 20 South Korean and Filipino crew members on board sank off the eastern Philippines as the death toll in the sinking of a ... Read more...

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Four dead, 90 missing as ferry sinks in Philippines (Lead)


September 6th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Zamboanga City (Philippines), Sep 6 (DPA) Four people drowned Sunday when a passenger ferry with 964 people aboard sank in the southern Philippines, leaving about 90 missing, officials said. The Superferry 9 sank ... Read more...

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Ferry with over 960 on board in distress in Philippines


September 6th, 2009 - 8:54 am ICT by IANS
Zamboanga City (Philippines), Sep 6 (DPA) A passenger ferry with about 964 people aboard tilted Sunday in the high seas off southern Philippines, prompting the captain to order passengers and crew to ... Read more...

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18 dead as typhoon Chan-Hom hits Philippines (Lead)


May 8th, 2009 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, May 8 (DPA) At least 18 people were killed in landslides and other accidents caused by a powerful typhoon that pummelled the northern Philippines, disaster relief officials said Friday. Six people were ... Read more...

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Marine archaeologists find ancient boat remains off the west coast of Scotland


April 29th, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, April 29 (ANI): Marine archaeologists have said that the discovery of ancient boat remains off the west coast of Scotland may point to the site of a boatbuilder's yard dating back ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves Cruise Shipping Policy of India


June 26th, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi , June 26 (ANI): The Union Cabinet toady gave its approval for the adoption of the Cruise Shipping Policy of India.Cruise Shipping would be a path breaking development in ... Read more...

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13 missing after boat sinks off southern Philippines


March 28th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by admin
DPA Davao City (Philippines), March 28 (DPA) Thirteen people were missing after a passenger boat sank in large waves off a southern Philippine island, a police report said Friday. One passenger was able ... Read more...

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