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#Giglio

# giglio - Monday 28 July, 2014

Man who honeymooned aboard Costa Concordia is helping to dismantle the ship

“I’ll do what I have to do. But I won’t be able to stop thinking about the cabin where we spent the best week of our lives.”

# giglio - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Costa Concordia finally begins its journey to the scrapyard

“Today, Giglio is once again ours,” said locals relieved to see the stricken cruise liner start its final voyage.

# giglio - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

# giglio - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Search begins for bodies still aboard the Costa Concordia

Two bodies are still missing, 20 months after the cruise ship hit the rocks off the coast of Tuscany.

# giglio - Friday 16 August, 2013

Italy cruise ship wreck to be raised in September

The salvage has been delayed for almost a year because of technical difficulties.

# giglio - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Captain of Costa Concordia to face trial for manslaughter of 32 people

Francesco Schettino faces 20 years if convicted.

# giglio - Saturday 12 January, 2013

PHOTOS: One year later, Costa Concordia still not removed from scene of disaster

Officials have promised that the ship, which is twice the size of the Titanic, will be removed by September.

# giglio - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Costa Concordia: Former captain faces survivors at pre-trial

Dozens of survivors are suing ship owner Costa Crociere and its US parent company Carnival Corporation for hundreds of millions of dollars.

# giglio - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Costa Concordia 'sailed with watertight doors open and unapproved maps'

Cruise ship struck rocks of the Tuscan coast in January and capsized, killing 32 people.

# giglio - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Captain of Costa Concordia 'wasn't wearing his glasses'

Francesco Schettino also ordered officers to lie to coastguards after the accident, an inquiry has been told.

# giglio - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Child’s body recovered from Costa Concordia

Eight more bodies have been found on the stricken liner, but authorities were unable to recover them all due to worsening weather.

# giglio - Monday 13 February, 2012

Costa Concordia fuel-pumping process begins

Plans to empty the cruise ship’s fuel tanks were first delayed by the search and rescue operation for victims and then by bad weather.

# giglio - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Explainer: What will treasure hunters find on the Costa Concordia?

Cash, jewellery, works of art – once the recovery effort is over the capsized liner will likely become a treasure trove for profit-minded divers.

# giglio - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# giglio - Monday 30 January, 2012

Group of Costa Concordia survivors to sue company for €350m Costa Concordia This post contains videos

Group of Costa Concordia survivors to sue company for €350m

A group of six people are launching a multi-million euro lawsuit against the owner of the Costa Concordia cruise liner, saying that the experience will ‘never leave’ them.

# giglio - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Seventeenth body found underwater in Costa Concordia

Meanwhile, a fuel pumping operation scheduled to begin today has been set back by bad weather.

# giglio - Monday 23 January, 2012

Two more bodies recovered from Costa Concordia

As the death toll of the cruise ship crash hits 15, Italian officials say the operation to pump fuel off the ship can begin.

# giglio - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Were there clandestine passengers on the Costa Concordia?

After the discovery of a 13th body, a rescue official has raised the possibility that stowaways could push the death toll higher.

WATCH: Eerie video of divers exploring capsized Costa Concordia Costa Concordia This post contains videos

WATCH: Eerie video of divers exploring capsized Costa Concordia

Police have released incredible footage from inside the stricken ship, as a 13th body was found inside today.

# giglio - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Fuel detected in sea around capsized Costa Concordia

But it’s thought the substance is diesel from machinery aboard the stricken cruise ship – not the heavy fuel oil from its huge tanks.

# giglio - Friday 20 January, 2012

Video: Costa Concordia crew member defends captain Costa Concordia This post contains videos

Video: Costa Concordia crew member defends captain

The search for survivors was suspended again today after the ship shifted overnight

# giglio - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Hopes of finding more Costa Concordia survivors fading

The search for survivors was suspended yesterday because the ship had moved in the water.

# giglio - Monday 16 January, 2012

'Significant human error' led to capsizing of Costa Concordia vessel

The Italian owner of the ship was highly critical of its captain in a statement issued yesterday. Francesco Schettino is being held on suspicion of manslaughter.

# giglio - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Honeymooners rescued from sinking cruise liner

The South Korean newly-weds were removed from the half-submerged ship 24-hours after it ran aground.