Italy's highest court is due to give a verdict in the case of the captain of the Costa Concordia cruise ship that sank in 2012 with the loss of 32 lives.
Italy’s highest court has begun reviewing the case of the captain of the shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner.
For over a century the tragic fate of the Titanic has been part of sea-faring folklore, stirring emotions and many inspiring books and films, including 1n 1997 one of the most successful in Hollywood…
Bereaved families are hoping to find the last nine bodies still missing after the South Korean ferry sank in 2014 with the loss of 304 lives.
A search of the ferry which sank off the coast of South Korea in 2014, killing 304 people, has uncovered human remains.
The Sewol has been brought back above the waves after foundering almost three years ago with the loss of more than 300 lives.
Authorities face a "sad paradox" as smugglers overload dinghies, says the European border and coast guard agency Frontex.
A Tunisian man accused of being the captain of a migrant boat that sank killing over 700 people has been found guilty of manslaughter by an Italian court and faces 18 years in…
The Sicilian court is expected to deliver its verdict on captain Ali Malek on Tuesday.
Just 28 of the 800 migrants survived when the fishing boat sunk in April 2015.
The victims, believed to be mostly from West Africa, were travelling in rubber dinghies
Two shipwrecks off the coast of Libya have claimed the lives of at least 239 migrants.
At least 18 people have been killed and more than 40 are still missing in Indonesia after the speedboat they were on capsized.
A boat carrying 93 Indonesian migrant workers from Malaysia has sunk off Batam Island just south of Singapore, killing 17 of them according to Indonesia’s national disaster…
Italians on Lampedusa have marked the first official remembrance day for migrants, three years after a shipwreck half a mile from shore claimed the lives of more than 360 people seeking safety in…
At least 33 more bodies have been recovered from a migrant boat which sank off the Egyptian coast last week, raising the confirmed number of dead to 202.
Rescuers in Egypt have pulled more bodies from the sea, two days after a boat sank as it carried migrants towards Europe.
Around 3,000 migrants were rescued in the Strait of Sicily on Tuesday, in 30 separate missions.
At least four people have been killed and five others injured after a speedboat and pleasure boat collided off the Greek island of Ageina close to Athens, according to the Greek coastguard.
A Florence appeal court has upheld the 16-year prison sentence for Francesco Schettino.
The Mediterranean has seen its most deadly week of 2016 with more than 880 migrants believed to have drowned in shipwrecks off the Libyan…