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S Korea ferry disaster 'tantamount to murder'
Four more arrests made as President Park Geun-hye describes behaviour of captain and crew as "utterly incomprehensible".
Last updated: 21 Apr 2014 11:17 GMT
Korea kin angry over slow ferry rescue
Transcript shows confusion and indecision among crew after ferry began listing dangerously in calm waters.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2014 14:26 GMT
More bodies recovered from S Korea ferry
Divers find more bodies from sunken South Korean ferry, bringing the death toll to 58, while about 240 remain missing.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2014 13:42 GMT
Korean divers remove first bodies from ferry
Three bodies removed from sunken ferry as rescue operation continues for those still missing amid receding hopes.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 17:29 GMT
S Korea divers see bodies inside sunken ferry
Three bodies seen in submerged hull of capsized ferry as rescue operation continues for nearly 300 missing people.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 15:10 GMT
South Korea arrests captain of sunken ferry
Death toll rises as details emerge that captain was not at the helm when ferry capsized.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2014 20:49 GMT
US students remember slain Syrian friend
Death of 28-year-old filmmaker in the city of Homs personalises the conflict for Syracuse University's students.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2012 12:18 GMT
'Dr Death' dies in US aged 83
Jack Kevorkian, who fought for the right of patients to end their lives, has died.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2011 04:51 GMT
'Dr Death' Kevorkian dies at 83
Controversial right-to-die activist who assisted more than 100 people in ending their lives passes away at US hospital.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 18:42 GMT
S Africa allows new 'Dr Death' trial
South Africa's top court has given prosecutors permission to re-open a case against Wouter Basson, dubbed "Dr Death" for bizarre apartheid-era plots involving germ warfare and the murder of black opponents.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2005 12:04 GMT
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