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Friday 22 September 2023 Dublin: 9°C

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'Extremely dangerous': Council says members of the public have been boarding 'ghost ship'
The ship ran aground in east Cork during Storm Dennis and there were concerns about a fuel spillage.
Rescuers contact crew members trapped inside capsized cargo ship
The 200-metre vessel overturned on Sunday and is now visible from the shoreline in Georgia.
French fishing vessel detained off Cork coast for alleged breach of fishing regulations
The vessel is the 9th to be seized so far this year off Irish waters.
No reserve price was set before LÉ Aisling was sold for €110,000
The ship has since gone up for sale for €683,000 by a private seller.
Investigation launched into "regrettable" hoax Coastguard call off Cork coast
No vessel was discovered after an extensive search of the coastline.
Tour the historic Soviet spy ship that just went on sale for $25.5 million
The vessel was used to spy on the US and Britain during the cold war.
More than 40 people suffocated in hold of migrant boat
The boat which was intercepted off the Italian coast was carrying around 300 people.
A nuclear submarine is on fire in Russia, but 'there's nothing to worry about'
It is believed the vessel wasn’t carrying nuclear fuel.
Five rescued from sinking Irish trawler off Scottish coast
The trawler began taking on water, and soon listed and began sinking.
Haunting video released of capsized cargo ship
The eight men on board are all feared to have perished.
Search resumes for crew of capsized cargo vessel off Scotland coast
Search efforts are being coordinated by the Shetland Coastguard.
RNLI rescues 12 tourists after passenger boat hits rocks
No one was injured in the incident and the vessel was towed safely back to the harbour.
30 people 'likely suffocated' on migrant boat off coast of Italy
Rescuers had found the bodies stuffed into the hold of a fishing boat from north Africa when they boarded the vessel.
Largest offshore survey to commence to attract oil companies to Ireland
Pat Rabbitte welcomed the survey saying it will help make decisions on exploration drilling.
Enda Kenny has just ordered a new €54 million boat for the Navy
The Taoiseach has made the purchase in his role as Minister for Defence.
Spanish fishing vessel detained by naval service off Cork
The operation is in relation to an alleged breach of fishing regulations.
Meet the former Rainbow Warrior hoping to help the Greens surf back to electoral success...
Former surf champion Grace O’Sullivan’s prioritising jobs in the area of maritime tourism, as she bids for a seat in the ten county ‘Ireland South’ constituency.
Crew "did everything possible" to bring vessel under control before collision
A Stena Europe ferry collided with another passenger car ferry in Rosslare Harbour in October last year.
Man airlifted to hospital after boat runs aground
The 17 foot vessel was found grounded near Milk Harbour, County Sligo.
Man attempts to sail from Dorset to Ireland in an inflatable dinghy...
… gets severely sunburnt and has to be rescued. Was it ever going to end well?
Almost 3,000 live cattle to be exported to Libya tomorrow
Animal rights groups have criticised the export but the department said it enforces a strict system of transport rules.
Fisherman dies off Kinsale coast
It is believed that the man’s injuries related to an accident with the trawling wires aboard the vessel.
Naval Service detain fishing vessel off Cork coast
The detention was in relation to alleged breaches of fishing regulations.
Ballycotton lifeboat called out to fishing vessel
The boat was taking in water and the lifeboat was called to help the two men on board.
Irish boat detained by Naval Service over fishing rules
The boat was stopped at around 2.30am this morning off the Cork coast.
Lifeboats make two rescues in Sligo in three days
Two people were rescued from a 31ft Norwegian yacht in Sligo Bay on Saturday, while a trapped walker was rescued from the coast near Mullaghmore this afternoon.
Search on for missing fishermen in Co Clare
The search is on after a fishing boat didn’t return back to land today. Meanwhile, a boat has overturned in Castletown and one person is missing.
Naval service detain Irish fishing boat
The vessel was detained off the coast of Clare and is being held over an alleged breach of fishing regulations.
New Zealand charges owner of grounded ship
Authorities have filed charges against the owners of a cargo ship that ran aground on a reef six months ago – creating what authorities describe as the country’s worst maritime environmental disaster.
Dubliner among six people rescued after boat capsized in the Atlantic
The six rowers, five British and one Irish, were taking part in a challenge to row from Morocco to Barbados.
Two more bodies found aboard Italian cruise ship
The discovery of two more victims on board the Cost Concordia has brought the death toll from the tragedy to five.
Five die in unexplained South Korean cargo ship explosion
An unexplained explosion partially sank a cargo ship of South Korea’s west coast earlier today, killing five people and leaving six others missing.
NZ teams rush to clear oil from grounded ship before it breaks apart or sinks
Salvage crews were forced to stop their work for about a week because of severe weather and have a long way to go to clear all 1,400 tons of remaining fuel from the stricken vessel.
Oil spill spreads in New Zealand
People have been advised to stay away from the water after the oil spill spreads to a beach in New Zealand. Oil-covered wildlife have been rescued in the area.
Investigation due as 7,000-tonne ship refloated
Marine Minister Simon Coveney criticises ship operators for not heeding storm warning.