Costa Cruises

Costa Concordia Company Launches Safety Measures As New Ship Unveiled

PA | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK

The company behind the Costa Concordia cruise ship disaster has introduced a raft of new safety measures as it launched a new liner. As the new Cos...

Costa Concordia To Be Refloated In Salvage Operation

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK

The stricken Costa Concordia could take to the seas again one last time, with rescue crews planning to refloat the cruise liner as part of a pioneerin...

WATCH: Voices Of The Costa Concordia

Cosima Ungaro | Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

Italian newspaper Il Corriere della Sera has released videos and audio recordings of the night the Costa Concordia ran aground off the Tuscan coast. ...

PICTURES: Costa Allegra Expected To Arrive In Seychelles On Thursday

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.02.2012 | UK

Stricken cruise shop the Costa Allegra is expected to arrive in the Seychelles on Thursday morning. The vessel, which is operated by the same compa...

Costa Allegra: Stricken Cruise Ship 'Will Reach Land Soon'

PA | Posted 29.04.2012 | UK

Passengers aboard the Costa Allegra cruise liner that was left without power after a fire are expected to reach land tomorrow. The vessel, which is...

Stranded Passengers On Costa Allegra Face Fresh Agony After Cruise Liner Diverted

Posted 28.02.2012 | UK

The stricken Costa Allegra has been forced to change course and head for the main Seychelles island of Mahe after it was deemed too risky for passenge...

Weeks After Son Was Trapped On Costa Concordia, Mother Faces Fresh Worry Over Costa Allegra

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2012 | UK

A mother whose son survived the sinking of the Costa Concordia, now faces fresh worry with her daughter among the passengers stranded on the Costa All...

Costa Allegra Towed To Safety

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.04.2012 | UK

The Costa Allegra cruise ship, operated by Costa Cruises, is now being towed to safety after a fire onboard the liner caused the ship to lose power. ...

31 Britons Stranded Aboard Stricken Costa Cruises LIner

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK

More than 30 British passengers are stranded on a cruise ship operated by the company involved in the Costa Concordia tragedy after a fire broke out o...

Costa Cruises Ship Adrift In Indian Ocean After Catching Fire

Posted 27.02.2012 | UK

A Costa Cruises ship, the Costa Allegra, is adrift in the Indian Ocean after a fire on board the cruise liner. Belonging to the same company that o...

Costa Concordia: ‘Cocaine Found On Hair Sample Of Captain Francesco Schettino’

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.02.2012 | UK

Traces of cocaine have reportedly been found on the exterior of a hair sample from Costa Concordia captain Francesco Schettino. Lawyers for surviv...

'Whatever': Footage Shows Captain Schettino's Reaction As Ship Sank (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.02.2012 | UK

Previously unseen footage of the chaos on board the Costa Concordia after it crashed into rocks, killing 17 people, has emerged. The video was bro...

Making A Meal Of It: Captain And Blonde Dancer Pictured Dining On Oysters

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.02.2012 | UK

A picture of married Costa Concordia captain Francesco Schettino sharing a meal of oysters with blonde dancer Domnica Cemortan has emerged in the Ital...

'I Love Him': Blonde Dancer Comes Clean Over Costa Concordia Captain

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.02.2012 | UK

The blonde Moldovan who is at the centre of the mystery over the final hours of the Costa Concordia before it ran aground has told investigators she i...

Costa Concordia: Rescue Called Off

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK

Costa Concordia rescuers have called off their search for bodies in the submerged parts of the wrecked ship after conditions underwater deteriorated. ...

VIDEO: Eerie Scenes Onboard Costa Concordia Amid Search For Bodies

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 30.01.2012 | UK

Eerie footage of divers swimming in the Costa Concordia's underwater cabins show how the cruise liner looks to rescuers as they search for the remaini...

Divers Find 17th Body Submerged In Ship

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 28.01.2012 | UK

Divers searching the Costa Concordia wreck have found a the body of a woman on the partly submerged ship, bringing the total death toll to 17. A sp...

Is £9,200 Enough Compensation For This?

Huffington Post UK | Cosima Ungaro and Felicity Morse | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK

Costa Concordia survivors have been offered around 11,000 euros or £9,199 to compensate for lost baggage and psychological trauma, after their cruise...

Dramatic New Pictures From The Night The Costa Concordia Ran Aground

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK

COSTA CONCORDIA UPDATE: survivors have been offered around 11,000 euros or £9,199 to compensate for lost baggage and psychological trauma. Some of...

When I Saw It Was Sinking I Jumped Off: Secret Tapes Reveal Captain's Real Version Of Events

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse and Cosima Ungaro | Posted 25.01.2012 | UK

Secret phone recordings have revealed that the disgraced captain of the Costa Concordia jumped ship when the cruiser ran aground off the Italian coast...

Two More Bodies Discovered In Costa Concordia Wreck

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.03.2012 | UK

Rescue workers have found the bodies of two more people killed in a cruise liner that crashed off the Tuscan coast. The discovery brings the total ...

Costa Concordia Survivors Offered 30% Discount Off Future Cruises

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2012 | UK

The owners of Costa Concordia have offered survivors of the tragedy a 30 per cent discount off future cruises. The gesture – which has been bran...

Possible Unregistered Passengers Means Death Toll May Rise

Posted 23.03.2012 | UK

Unregistered passengers might have been aboard the stricken cruise liner that capsized off a Tuscan island, raising the possibility that the number of...

Divers Find Thirteenth Body On Costa Concordia

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK

Divers searching the wreck of the stricken Costa Concordia have discovered another body, bringing the total dead to 13. According to the Civil Pro...

Costa Concordia: Death Toll Rises To 12 After Woman's Body Discovered In Stricken Liner

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

At least 12 people are now confirmed to have died after a cruise liner crashed off the Tuscan coast last week. Rescue workers searching the 114,500...