The ferry was reportedly heading towards a tourist island as part of Kurdish New Year celebrations. The militant group had occupied Mosul for three years and considered it the de facto Islamic State capital in Iraq - imposing its harsh rule over more than 1.5 million people, by far the largest territory the Islamic State controlled.
Police and medical sources said earlier at least 40 people had drowned.
Images on social media show the upturned vessel and people floating in the water.
The river's level was high because of a rainy season that brought more precipitation than previous years.
Falah al-Taii, director of Nineveh health department, said the number of victims that arrived at the forensic department and in the hospitals in Mosul is more than 60, the majority of them women and children. He said more than 80 people were on the ferry when it sank.
The small boat, which was carrying people to a popular picnic area, was believed to be carrying around 150 people when it overturned.
He said he jumped in the water and managed to save a 20-year-old girl.
Iraq's Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi has ordered an inquiry into the accident.
The holiday dates back to at least 1700 BC and incorporates ancient Zoroastrian traditions.
In the final push to control Baghouz , the SDF blew up an ammunition storage area and slowly pried positions away from ISIS. Mr Bali declined to specify the nationalities of the captured fighters and did not say when the operation took place.
Some have pointed out that in a Democratic debate, he could be asked why no one on the stage would be a worthy running mate. Some are reacting in shock and dismay, while others are simply calling Biden's consideration of Abrams "embarrassing".
At least two Jordanian citizens were killed and five others wounded in the shootings, the country's Foreign Ministry said. In the video, the killer spends more than two minutes inside the mosque targeting terrified worshippers with gunfire.
The 22-year-old is in talks to play He-Man in the upcoming Masters of the Universe movie, according to Entertainment Weekly . Goyer - the prolific screenwriter behind films like the Blade trilogy, The Dark Knight trilogy, Man of Steel, Batman v.
But the incident reveals a huge oversight for the company amid a slew of bruises and stumbles in the last couple of years. Facebook estimates the total to include "tens of millions of Facebook users" and "tens of thousands of Instagram users".
The Badgers have wins over Michigan, Maryland and Iowa to go with non-conference triumphs over Oklahoma and NC State. OR entered this season with high expectations, but an injury to five-star Bol Bol put them on the ropes.
The report added that Shin Bet had warned Gantz that if he won the election, his and Israel's security could be compromised. But Pardo in his comments pushed for an investigation and said that efforts to disparage the Shin Bet were problematic.
Sources said that Atletico will need to raise funds in the summer through player sales, prompting Barca to pursue Saul. Barcelona has also had interest in Saul, who was interested in joining the club before ultimately deciding upon City.
The whale was transferred to the museum's facilities and a necropsy was performed in order to find a direct cause of death. The use of throwaway plastic is a particular problem in some South East Asian countries, including the Philippines.
Deontay Wilder To Defend Title On May 18 In Brooklyn
Breazeale, also 33, travelled to London as Joshua's first world-title challenger in 2016 and was stopped in seven rounds. Being able to watch Wilder's fight without paying more than the price of a Showtime subscription is a plus for the fans.
Mariners Icon Ichiro Suzuki Announces Retirement In Japan
The two games this year mark Ichiro's 28th season as a top tier professional baseball player in the United States and Japan . Ichiro's teammates all came out of the dugout to hug him and congratulate him on a spectacular career.
Microsoft's all-digital Xbox One S to launch in May
In a report from Windows Central , it is stated that the Xbox One S All-Digital Edition will launch on May 7, 2019. According to an article by Windows Central , this disc-less version of the One S console will launch on May 7th.
Canada to extend military training mission in Ukraine
A spokeswoman for Sajjan declined to comment, while representatives for Freeland did not reply to requests for comment. The troops are part of a larger mission that involves the United States, Britain, Lithuania, Poland and Sweden.
Mortal Kombat 11 Closed Beta Begins March 28
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Facebook says no one flagged NZ mosque attack livestream
It was reported to the company 29 minutes after the video started and viewed 4,000 times before being removed, he said. For example, some law enforcement organisations maintain databases of hash values of illegal images and videos.