TITANIC SHIP

  • Titanic's dead mourned 100 years later April 15, 2012

    On Board MS Balmoral: At the shrill sound of a ship's whistle in the North Atlantic, relatives of some of the more than 1,500 people who died when the Titanic sank after hitting an iceberg remembered their ancestors in a poignant ceremony a century later. On a still, starry night and...
  • Prayers and silence mark Titanic centenary April 15, 2012

    Aboard MS Balmoral: Cruise ship passengers and crew said prayers on Sunday at the spot in the North Atlantic where the Titanic sank 100 years ago with the loss of more than 1,500 lives. Passengers lined the decks of MS Balmoral, which has been retracing the route of the doomed voyage....
  • First person account of the Titanic's sinking March 25, 2012

    London: A rare firsthand account of the mayhem during the sinking of the Titanic will be published next month to mark the centennial of the catastrophe. The dramatic firsthand account of Jack Thayer, a 17yearold survivor of the sinking of the Titanic, is to be published next month after lying almost...