Fishing boats go searching for missing tour boat.

Photo: Kyodo News via AP

9 People Found From Missing Japan Tour Boat, Says Coast Guard

Nine people from the Japanese tour boat, which recently went missing with 26 people on board, have finally been found. The people were rescued near the tip of Cape Shiretoko. While four were found in an unconscious state, the details about the rest are still awaited. Reportedly, there were as many as 24 passengers and two crew members on board when the boat went missing. Rescue operations are still underway.

Sun, 24 Apr 2022 - 12:40 PM / by Varun Das

Tags: Japan, japanese, Japanese Ship, rescued, tour

Courtesy: CNN

Chinese ships seen near Japan shores

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Russia & China Hold Joint Naval Drills In Japanese Sea

Moscow and Beijing have cultivated closer military and diplomatic ties even when their relation with the west have soured. The combined forces are practising "shooting targets" designed to imitate enemy surface ships, and held air defence drills near Japan Shores. "The task of the patrols demonstrating Russian and Chinese flags was to show peace and stability between the two countries", said Russia's Defence Minister in a statement.

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 08:37 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: China, Russia, Naval Exercise, Japan, Japanese Ship

Courtesy: Reuters

Dead dolphin washed up to a shore in Mauritius

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Atleast 38 Dolphins Carcasses Found on Mauritius Beach After the Oil Spill

Atleast 38 dolphins have died till August 28 on the island of Mauritius near the oil spill site. The spill was caused by a Japanese ship, MV Wakashio, that hit a coral reef on July 25, and started leaking oil after a week. A government official from the Fisheries Ministry, Jasvin Sok Appadu, said, "I can confirm we have so far found the carcasses of 38 dolphins."

Fri, 28 Aug 2020 - 07:27 PM / by Kajol Pravina

Tags: Mauritius, Oil Spill, Japanese Ship, Dolphin carcass

Courtesy: LiveMint