Fisherman of capsized boat reveals ordeal in English Channel

Fisherman of capsized boat reveals ordeal in English Channel

Fisherman Johny Ronsijns was rescued after clinging onto his boat for 11 hours after it capsized in the English Channel on 27 December. Another man died after being rescued and a third is still missing. It is yet unclear what caused the boat to capsize. Dec 30, 2016
Nine killed and dozens trapped in India mine collapse

Nine killed and dozens trapped in India mine collapse

At least nine miners have been killed after a mine collapsed at a coalfield in Jharkhand, India, on 29 December. A heap of mud caved in at the entry point of the mine, police said. Dozens of people are thought to be trapped, but the exact numbers are not known. The mine is run by state-owned Coal India Limitied. Dec 30, 2016
Flash flooding hits Turkish city of Mersin

Flash flooding hits Turkish city of Mersin

Life in the Turkish coastal town of Mersin came to a halt on 29 December, after torrential downpours cause major flash flooding. One women reportedly died in the flooding and residents have be warned against leaving their homes. Dec 30, 2016