Keyword: shark

Surfer dies after shark attack off Réunion Island

A man has died after his leg was severed by a shark while he surfed off the coast of France's Indian Ocean island of La Réunion on Thursday, the second person to die from a shark attack close to the island's shores this year, and the 24th fatality since a markedly high number of attacks began there in 2011.

Swimmer dies after shark attack off New Caledonia

The male victim was on a sail trip with friends off the French Pacific Ocean archipelago when a bull shark attacked him metres from their boat.

Shark attack: French tourist killed off Reunion Island

The Frenchman, who was on his honeymoon, died after the shark charged him twice in the water off a popular holiday resort.