A boat transporting migrants arrives in the port of Messina yesterday after a rescue operation at sea

700 feared dead after migrant boat capsizes

12.00 As many as 700 people were feared dead after a fishing boat packed with migrants capsized off the Libyan coast overnight, in what may be one of the worst disasters of the Mediterranean migrant crisis, officials said.

16 Sherpas died in the avalanche 12 months ago

Everest Sherpas remember avalanche victims

18 Apr Hundreds of mountaineers and Sherpas in Nepal have paid tribute to 16 of their fellow guides who died in an avalanche on Everest a year ago, suspending climbing for the day.