ANSAN, South Korea — His room remains as it was the day he left on a school trip in 2014, his bed still neatly arranged with the same pillow and blanket. The trophy he won in a piano competition stands proudly on a bookshelf. On his desk are his computerContinue Reading

MANILA — At least seven people were killed and more than a hundred were plucked out of the sea on Monday after a passenger ferry caught fire in the Philippines, the latest maritime tragedy to hit the archipelago. The Mercraft 2 was carrying 124 passengers and 10 crew members whenContinue Reading

ATHENS — Rescuers exploring the charred hull of a passenger ferry that caught fire off the Greek island of Corfu this month have recovered eight bodies and were searching on Saturday for another three, Greek authorities have said. A total of 281 people were rescued from the Italian-owned Euroferry OlympiaContinue Reading

DHAKA, Bangladesh — A devastating fire on a crowded ferry in Bangladesh early Friday left at least 35 people dead and 100 others injured, officials said. The ferry was traveling to Barguna, in the southern part of the country, with 500 passengers on board, including children and older people. ItContinue Reading