Leirvik (dpa) - A German cruise ship with about 3000 passengers on board has been detained for a day near the Norwegian port of Leirvik south of Bergen due to a technical defect. A spokeswoman for the Hamburg cruise company TUI Cruises announced that a defect had been detected in an emergency generator. "The safety of our guests and the crew was given at all times," said the spokeswoman. The ship had finally resumed its journey around midnight.