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South Korea ferry disaster: 'I bow my head in apology to the families', says captain

The captain says sorry, but anger rises for relatives of those on the capsized ferry

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Nepalese relatives and volunteers shift the body of a Mount Everest avalanche victim after arrival at the Sherpa Monastery in Kathmandu

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'We knew it was an avalanche but we couldn't run away or do anything'

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Search of narrowed 10 km (6.2 mile) area by underwater drone will be completed over coming days, Australian officials have said

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South Korea ferry: Sewol captain says he is 'sorry to the people of South Korea' and that he delayed evacuating ship in case passengers 'drifted away'

The arrested former captain spoke outside a courtroom, as rescue teams prepared to continue searching for missing people

Runners in central Pyongyang competing during the marathon last weekend

Kim Jong-un, crowds and contraband: Inside North Korea with the Pyongyang marathon winner

The chance to run in the secretive state, policed by minders performing clothes inspections, was too good an opportunity to miss for William Marks, who tells of his unexpected triumph

Students hold messages for the missing

South Korea ferry latest: First the tragedy, now the anger and the shame

As South Korea struggles to grasp the scale of its ferry disaster, the captain has been arrested and a guilt-racked teacher has taken his life, writes Donald Kirk in Seoul

A Toblerone chocolate bar, similar to the one 'held like a sword' by Antti Oskari Manselius on board a flight to Hong Kong

Caped man 'holding a Toblerone like a sword' on a plane told the pilot to 'fly to Sochi'

He said he was making “fun and jokes”.

South Korea coast guard head to stricken passengers aboard the sinking ship

South Korea ferry: Transcript released of conversation between ship and shore

A transcript  of the final communications between the Jeju Vessel Traffic Services Centre on Jeju Island and the Sewol ferry which capsized on Wednesday with over 470 passengers on board has been released.

A view of the rescue operation underway after the ferry Sewol sank in waters off Jindo Island in the southwestern province of South Jeolla

South Korea ferry: Vice principal rescued from sinking ship found hanged

Kang Min-Kyu, the vice principal of the school attended by students on the Sewol ferry, has been found dead near a gymnasium on Jindo island

Everest avalanche: 12 killed as snowslide crashes through Sherpa guides laying ropes in mountain's deadliest day

Nepal's Sherpa community is confronting a dark tragedy after at least 12 guides were killed by an avalanche that swept down a climbing route on Mt Everest. A search was ongoing for at least three more guides still missing following the deadliest ever single day on the world's highest mountain.

A handout picture provided by the South Korean Coast Guard on 18 April 2014 shows ferry Sewol's captain Lee Jun-Seok (3-R) receiving help from maritime policemen to escape after the ferry sank in waters off Jindo Island in the southwestern province of South Jeolla, South Korea, 16 April 2014

South Korea ferry: Warrant for captain Lee Joon-seok's arrest is sought as investigators say third officer 'had helm' when ship capsized

Picture purports to show the moment the captain left the sinking ship

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