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Thai police: Investigations into boat sinkings are advancing

Jul 10, 2018

Police say their investigations into the sinking of two boats off Thailand's southern resort island of Phuket last week are progressing. The sinking of one boat left 45 Chinese tourists dead and two still missing

The Latest: China urges Thailand to step up boat rescue

Jul 9, 2018

The Chinese foreign ministry has urged Thailand's government to step up its efforts to rescue any survivors from the sinking of a tour boat off a southern island

Thai official: 5 reported missing from sunken boat are alive

Jul 9, 2018

Thai authorities say five people reported to have been missing from a boat that sank off the southern resort island of Phuket last week are alive

Thailand pledges justice for Chinese victims of boat tragedy

Jul 8, 2018

Thailand's government pledged Sunday to ensure justice for Chinese victims of a tour boat that sank in a storm off the southern resort island of Phuket, killing 42 people and leaving another 14 missing

Heartbreaking scenes described in Thai boat sinking; 41 dead

Jul 7, 2018

A search mission resumes for some 23 missing tourists on a boat that sank during a storm off the southern resort island of Phuket

The Latest: Death toll climbs to 41 in Thailand boat sinking

Jul 7, 2018

The death toll in the sinking of a boat in a storm off the Thai tourist island of Phuket has climbed to 41, with 15 people missing

33 dead in boat accident off Thai resort island, all Chinese

Jul 6, 2018

Thai authorities have suspended the search for tourists from a boat that sank during a storm off the resort island of Phuket, as the death toll rose to 33, all of them Chinese

Bali airport closed as Agung volcano gushes column of ash

Jun 29, 2018

The Indonesian tourist island of Bali has closed its airport, stranding thousands of travelers, as the Mount Agung volcano gushed ash and smoke

Kim takes night tour of Singapore ahead of summit with Trump

Jun 11, 2018

North Korea's Kim goes on late-night city tour of Singapore on eve of his summit with Trump

Singapore Postcard: Summit island hides macabre history

Jun 10, 2018

A new surveillance camera is installed and restaurants closed on Singapore's Sentosa Island, a popular tropical getaway thrust into the spotlight ahead of a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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