DIVERS


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DIVERSDiversion (Canada Post road designation)
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Though my diver's dress was thick enough to defend me from the bite of this animal, I could not help shuddering with horror.
The other Indian divers immediately plunged over the boat's side and swam headlong down, groping among the rocks and sunken cannon.
Down plunged the diver, and soon rose dripping from the water, holding the sea shrub in his hand.
Then the General sent many boats aboard the Revenge, and divers of our men fearing Sir Richard's disposition, stole away aboard the General and other ships.
I commend also standing commissions; as for trade, for treasure, for war, for suits, for some provinces; for where there be divers particular counsels, and but one counsel of estate (as it is in Spain), they are, in effect, no more than standing commissions: save that they have greater authority.
"Well, old Michel," replied Barbicane, "you would not have made a feigned monster long, for in spite of your diver's dress, swollen by the expansion of air within you, you would have burst like a shell, or rather like a balloon which has risen too high.
Deputy commissioner of Haripur district Arifullah Awan told Dawn that the rising level of water coupled with its muddy colour and lake silt hampered the divers' operation.
A search and rescue (SAR) operation has been launched to locate a diver feared missing while conducting a diving exercise off Miri waters at 4.10pm yesterday.
In the case of ocean temperatures, divers are already collecting and recording scientifically useful data.
The divers were on board two rigid inflatable boats (RIBs) which broke down off the Farne Islands yesterday morning.
The people faced lot of difficulties in tracking down the bodies of those drowned in river due to non availability of the expert divers. Therefore the expert diver team would now present round the clock in the area tracking down the people from the river water.