Costa Concordia

Italy bans cruise ship 'salutes' to prevent another Costa tragedy

Fri 2 Mar, AT 08:13
Andrea Vogt

On the eve of a massive investigative hearing in Italy, a government decree bans further 'fly bys'

Dawkins slams report linking him to slave-owning ancestor

Sunday Papers
Sun 19 Feb, AT 12:26

It must be true - it's in the Sunday papers: from Richard Dawkins's ancestry to Thierry Henry's four-storey aquarium

Domnica Cemortan

'I love him' says Concordia captain's blonde dancer friend

One-Minute Read
Fri 3 Feb, AT 07:59

Confession comes as divers searching shipwrecked liner find her lingerie in the captain's cabin

Costa Concordia

Concordia captain dined with young blonde before crash

One-Minute Read
Fri 20 Jan, AT 09:18

Video footage shows crew telling passengers 'go back to your cabins' even as ship was sinking

Not a smashing start: Is this why the Concordia sank?

Wed 18 Jan, AT 09:39

It was a bad omen when the champagne bottle failed to break against Concordia’s hull

Captain under house arrest as survivors launch class action suit

Wed 18 Jan, AT 08:00

‘It was bravado, he was clowning around,’ says anonymous fellow cruise ship captain


Concordia captain and Knox: victims of Italy's blame culture

Tue 17 Jan, AT 13:19
Michael Bywater

The Italian way is to blame and shame - but that's not how to investigate an accident

Costa Concordia

Concordia captain 'refused order to return to rescue passengers'

One-Minute Read
Tue 17 Jan, AT 09:10

Manslaughter charges expected after further shocking evidence emerges of captain's behaviour

Cruise captain ‘panicked’ but the ship’s purser was a hero

One-Minute Read
Mon 16 Jan, AT 08:35

Death toll reaches six as Costa Concordia’s captain is accused of abandoning ship with 230 still aboard