The ill-fated boat was being operated by a private company and was said to be on a trial run.
The state government on Sunday announced an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakhs to the families of the bereaved. They were helped by trained swimmers and local fishermen who launched rescue efforts when the boat capsized. Several teams of National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) were rushed to the spot to rescue people. As many as 20 passengers, who were wearing life jackets, managed to swim to the shore safely. "For more than an hour, no one tried to pull the people stuck under the tourist boat", an eye-witness said. Some of the survivors complained that the police that the boat was shaking right from moment it started from Bhavani Island. According to IANS, there were 38 tourists on the boat belonging to a private operator.
Stennis - steam in formation during a 2007 training exercise in the Western Pacific in this photo released by the 7th Fleet. It has repeatedly threatened to launch ballistic missiles into the waters around the USA territory of Guam.
Twitter's official support account confirmed that its verification system had been "paused" following the backlash. Verifying white supremacists reinforces the increasing belief that your site is a platform for hate speech.
While this is now just a prediction, the Nintendo Switch has been hugely successful since launching earlier this year. With Hulu being the first, we can only assume that many other streaming services will eventually land on the console.
Cleveland dropped to 0-9 going into a home date with the Jacksonville Jaguars next Sunday afternoon at FirstEnergy Stadium. Cleveland bounced back from that to score touchdowns on their first two drives of the second half to take a 24-17 lead.
The black box is similar to the OnePlus 5 boxes that were received by the media, you can check out our OnePlus 5 unboxing here . The OnePlus 5T is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and Adreno 540 GPU with either 6 GB or 8 GB of RAM.
Spacey announced he was gay in a statement apologizing to Rapp, while claiming he did not remember the alleged incident. All the Money in the World , directed by Ridley Scott and produced by Sony, isn't the first to cut ties with the actor.
No matter how things go from here this season, Hoke is not a serious candidate to be the permanent head coach at Tennessee. Tennessee, which opened the season ranked 25th, has lost its first six SEC games by an average margin of 21.2 points.
With two wins already in the bag against top-five teams (Oklahoma and TCU), the Cyclones will try to pick off another ranked foe. It would also help if nobody among Oklahoma, TCU, Miami and Wisconsin won their conference championship.
Blatter, 81, was elected FIFA's president five times between 1998 and 2015, but he lost his position due to ethics breaches. Solo has taken to social media to praise those who have spoken out against sexual harassment using the hashtag #MeToo.
But hotel experts warned the badges could be hugely damaging to hotels who had false or unsubstantiated claims made against them. TripAdvisor is also rolling out a new policy on communicating with users about why reviews or forum posts are rejected.
Schiller's testimony being leaked to the press are blatantly false and misleading" and condemned the House Committee for leaking. Schiller claimed he viewed the offer as a joke and responded, "We don't do that type of stuff".
Rian Johnson to create new 'Star Wars' trilogy
Johnson will re-team with Ram Bergman, his longtime producer who helped him on previous films such as Brick and Looper . Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy said, "Rian will do fantastic things with the blank canvas of this new trilogy".
Metal, oil & gas stocks drag Sensex down 152 points
Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) net purchased shares worth Rs 461.47 crore Tuesday, as per provisional data. The 30-share BSE Sensex was up 109.59 points at 33,360.52 and the NSE Nifty rose 33.50 points to 10,342.50.
23rd GST Council Meeting begins in Guwahati
But with no input tax credit, several experts said restaurateurs may end up increasing menu prices. The hotels with tariff more than Rs 7500 per night shall be taxed at 18 per cent.
Florida State Suspends All Greek Life after Pledge Dies
The pause was necessary to "review and reflect on the loss of a young life", the university said in a statement Monday. They also cannot have any organized participation in homecoming activities, which are scheduled for next week.
Waymo is first to operate driverless cars on public roads
The company reports its self-driving vehicles have traveled 3.5 million miles on US public roads through 20 different cities. However, there will not be a safety driver behind the wheel "as has been the case previously", says the news site.