Francesco Schettino

 
Italian authorities call off the search for bodies
Italian authorities call off the search for bodies
Italian authorities have ended the search for bodies in the submerged sections of the capsized Costa Concordia, more than two weeks after...
Under-fire Costa Concordia captain ordered to 'salute' island
Under-fire Costa Concordia captain ordered to 'salute' island
Francesco Schettino, the cruise ship captain accused of steering the Costa Concordia into rocks on the island of Giglio in a reckless bid...
Italian rescue efforts halted after undersea shift
Italian rescue efforts halted after undersea shift
The vast wreck of the Costa Concordia shifted on its undersea ledge on Friday, forcing a new suspension of rescue work and threatening...
Italy enthralled by reluctant hero
Italy enthralled by reluctant hero
The coast guard officer who ordered the captain of the capsized Italian cruise ship to go back aboard unwittingly became an instant hero on...
'You go back on board! That is an order!'
'You go back on board! That is an order!'
The detained captain of a stricken cruise ship which sank off the Italian coast with the loss of at least 11 lives, on Tuesday denied allegations...
Cruise captain in the dock as hopes for missing passengers fade
Cruise captain in the dock as hopes for missing passengers fade
Hopes began to fade for 29 people still unaccounted for from the wreck of a luxury liner off the coast of Italy on Tuesday as a judge questioned...
SA families safe after Italian cruise ship disaster
SA families safe after Italian cruise ship disaster
Two South African families who were on board the Costa Concordia cruise ship that half sank off the coast of Italy at the weekend are in good...
Crew, honeymooners rescued from Italy cruise disaster
Crew, honeymooners rescued from Italy cruise disaster
Two South Korean honeymooners and an Italian crew member were rescued on Sunday from a cruise ship wreck on an Italian island as emergency services...

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