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Director James Cameron. ©Reuters/Lucy Nicholson
Imploding sub a 'tragic loss': Titanic director

Hollywood director James Cameron Tuesday mourned a "tragic loss" after a deep sea research vessel imploded nearly 10 kilometres (six miles) beneath the surface of the Pacific Ocean.

Imploding sub a 'tragic loss': Titanic director
Titanic tycoon launches political party in Australia
Titanic tycoon launches political party in Australia

Australian billionaire Clive Palmer, the tycoon who is building a replica of the ill-fated Titanic, on Friday unveiled his new political party and said he would run in the September 14 elections.

Titanic tycoon launches political party in Australia
Australian billionaire Clive Palmer. ©REUTERS/Olivia Harris
Titanic II titan unveils Australian dinosaur park plan

An eccentric Australian mining magnate who is building a replica of the ill-fated Titanic on Saturday unveiled his latest scheme -- a park of giant robotic dinosaurs.

Titanic II titan unveils Australian dinosaur park plan
Iceberg. Photo courtesy of myaudioschool.com
Rare photo of Titanic iceberg coming up for auction

A rare original photograph of the iceberg suspected of sinking the Titanic in the icy North Atlantic in 1912 is coming up for auction next month.

Rare photo of Titanic iceberg coming up for auction
Controversial billionaire Clive Palmer. ©REUTERS
Storm Sandy delays global launch of Titanic II

The flamboyant Australian mining magnate behind the building of the Titanic II said Friday a New York gala to unveil plans for the vessel would be delayed out of respect for the victims of super storm Sandy.

Storm Sandy delays global launch of Titanic II
Clive Palmer. Photo courtesy of inquister.com
Titanic II to have 'safety deck' says Australian tycoon

Australian billionaire Clive Palmer Tuesday said his modern-day version of the Titanic will retain the first, second and third-class divisions of the original and include a new "safety" deck.

Titanic II to have 'safety deck' says Australian tycoon

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