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7 killed in S.Korea boat capsize

Seoul: Seven people were killed and two went reported missing after a South Korean fishing boat capsized off the coast of the city of Incheon on Sunday. The vessel, weighing more than 9 tonnes and with 20 people on board, collided with a…

Giant Bible returns to England after 1300 years

London: A bible half-a-meter thick and made from the skin of 500 animals is to return to England where it was first made for the first time in 1,300 years, the British Library has said. The Bible, known as the Codex Amiatinus, was created…

US deploys F 22 Raptors for joint drill with Seoul

Seoul: Six American F-22 Raptor stealth fighters reached South Korea for a joint flying exercise on Saturday- in a show of strength following North Korea's missile test earlier this week. The fifth-generation, single-seat, twin-engine,…

India gets elected to global maritime body

London: India won the election to the Council of International Maritime Organisation (IMO) in Category-B on Friday that represents the developing countries and countries with largest interests in international sea-borne trade. A senior…