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New Zealand divers search contaminated waters for volcano victims

12 December, 2019 11:28 am 11:28 am

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand divers searched contaminated waters near the volcanic White Island on Saturday in an attempt to retrieve two remaining bodies, following a fatal eruption earlier this week, said police. Waters around the island were contaminated by the massive eruption of rocks, lava and chemicals on Monday, reducing visibility. The death toll … Read More

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Boat tragedy: Divers rescue 11 people, recover three bodies

07 July, 2019 11:37 pm 11:37 pm

HARIPUR (92 News) – As many as 11 people were rescued while three others saved after a boat capsized in an area 9km away from Tarbela Dam. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations, 24 divers of the SSG participated in the rescue operation. The boat was carrying 35 passengers, including women and children, when the … Read More

Black box from crashed Indonesian jet retrieved, diver says

11 November, 2018 11:19 am 11:19 am

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian divers have retrieved a black box from a Lion Air jet that crashed into the sea this week with 189 aboard and brought it back to a ship on the surface, one of the divers told on Thursday. The black box could provide clues to what happened after the still new … Read More