capsizing


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(nautical) the event of a boat accidentally turning over in the water

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Anguished to hear of boat carrying schoolchildren capsizing in Dahanu, Maharashtra.
The administration is aware that the boat capsizing incidents occur because by over boarding but still no step has been taken in this regard to save the life of the people.
Shaba said it was unclear whether overloading was to blame for the mid-river capsizing but said the vessel was "very old", like many of the boats operating that route.
Three merchant ships that responded to the capsizing rescued 125 people, and the authority said one body was recovered.
IT was terrifying to see the pictures of the Concordia capsizing and to read the stories of all who endured the panic of trying to escape.
Mr Allen, the children's father, said his seven-year-old daughter was apprehensive about capsizing.
The first returning is specific to big calm waters (lakes, seas), where the capsizing can be predicted.
Acting on a tip-off, coast guard teams rescued 19 migrants of Palestinian and Afghan origin including three women and three children as their boat was capsizing on their way to Greek islands.
normally in spite of a Liberian oil tanker capsizing accident, Egypt's
An award was presented for the fastest race time, and the Titanic Award winner received the honorable distinction of most spectacular capsizing.
BRITISH coastguards were involved in rescuing a French solo sailor yesterday who was trapped in the hull of his trimaran after capsizing during a solo transatlantic race.
The RNLI said two all-weather lifeboats and three inshore lifeboats were launched after the laser-class dinghies taking part in a race off Teesside began capsizing with some of the craft ending up more than two miles from the shore.
Two freighters collided in the Strait of Kii in western Japan late Saturday night, capsizing one but causing no injuries, the Japan Coast Guard said Sunday.
Never underrate your potential enemy,'' warned Leon Kolb, 83, of North Hollywood, who survived the capsizing of the battleship USS Oklahoma during the attack on Pearl Harbor.
THATTA -- PPP Senator Sassui Palijo offered condolence to the family members of the people, who died in capsizing of a boat few days ago.