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# ferry - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Over 100 killed, 100 missing in India ferry disaster

Boat carrying around 350 people capsized during a storm yesterday evening.

# ferry - Monday 30 April, 2012

Indian ferry capsizes leaving 35 dead, 165 missing

State police said a ferry carrying hundreds of people broke into two pieces as it crossed one of Asia’s largest rivers.

# ferry - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Revenue seizes 8kg of cannabis at Rosslare

A man in his 20s has been arrested.

# ferry - Monday 20 February, 2012

Loss of Cork-Swansea ferry service to 'impact tourism' in region

The Minister of State for Transport, Tourism and Sport says the loss of the service will impact the Southern region – but added the state did not have the resources to offer support.

# ferry - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Cork councillors urge Government to intervene and save Swansea ferry

Members of Cork County Council are seeking a meeting with local minister Simon Coveney to save Cork-Swansea ferry.

# ferry - Thursday 2 February, 2012

78 jobs to go with loss of €30m as Cork-Swansea ferry ends service

Fastnet Line will now be placed in receivership or liquidation, depending on the judge’s decision, the company has said.

Ferry sinks off Papua New Guinea

Rescuers continue to work to save the 350 people who were on board the vessel.

# ferry - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Stena Line 'to lay off all but seven workers' in Ireland

The ferry company has identified 39 of its 46 staff at Dun Laoghaire for redundancy, according to union Siptu.

# ferry - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Interim examiner appointed to ferry company

Fastnet Line, which operates a Cork to Swansea route, has announced that services will be discontinued with immediate effect.

# ferry - Friday 14 October, 2011

From The42 Estonia bound: the wheres and hows of getting there Options This post contains images

Estonia bound: the wheres and hows of getting there

Want to show your support for the boys in green but intimidated by the Baltic? Look no further: we’ve collated all your travel options in a tidy little slideshow.

# ferry - Sunday 11 September, 2011

More than 200 bodies recovered off Zanzibar coast after crowded ferry sinks

At least 200 people have been confirmed dead after a ferry sank off the coast of Zanzibar, an island off Tanzania in Africa. The country is to observe three days of national mourning for the victims of the tragedy.

# ferry - Saturday 10 September, 2011

Hundreds missing after ferry sinks off Zanzibar coast

Around 380 people are believed to be missing after the ferry sank between mainland Tanzania and the island of Pemba.

# ferry - Friday 8 April, 2011

Investigation launched into Galway ferry plunge

Ferry fell into the water at Galway Harbour yesterday while being lifted aboard another vessel, when a cable snapped.

# ferry - Saturday 6 November, 2010

A WOMAN’S BODY HAS BEEN recovered from the sea off the Wexford coast. RTÉ reports that the woman is understood to have fallen from a ferry at around 6.30am today. The search operation involved the coastguard and local lifeboats.

# ferry - Sunday 10 October, 2010

Baltic ferry blaze provokes fuel leak fears

Danish and German experts battle to prevent sinking of Lithuanian-flagged ferry after evacuation yesterday.