Tag: Indian Ocean

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Girl’s abandoned round-world yacht found

Almost nine years after being abandoned in the Indian Ocean, a yacht belonging to a teenage round-the-world sailor has turned ...

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UN court hears case over strategic Indian Ocean islands

Judges at the United Nations’ highest court are listening to arguments in a case focused on the legality of British ...

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Indonesia earthquake: Death toll jumps to 387

The death toll from the major earthquake that hammered the Indonesian island of Lombok rose to 387 on Saturday. The ...

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Australia boosts Indian Ocean travel safety after MH370

Australian authorities say they have helped make the Indian Ocean safer for air and sea travelers since Malaysia Airlines Flight ...

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Trapdoor spiders sailed across Indian Ocean to get from Africa to Australia

New research suggests trapdoor spiders crossed the Indian Ocean to get from Southern Africa to Australia. The trapdoor spider, Moggridgea ...