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Watch: 12-foot crocodile rescued in Vadodara

A Forest Department official told PTI that the crocodile was released in a nearby lake which is home to many crocodiles.

02 Dec 2019 11:37 AM

Clean-up, rescue efforts on in Japan as typhoon Hagibis death toll nears 70

By Tuesday morning, some 34,000 households were still without power, and 133,000 homes had no water.

15 Oct 2019 12:15 PM

42 killed in Kerala floods, over one lakh evacuated

Train services have also been disrupted due to flooding and trees falling on rail tracks.

10 Aug 2019 9:59 AM

Uber? Please take this bird home: 'Drunk' man rescues little bird in Utah

Uber staff learned that the man had called the car as he was too intoxicated to drive.

12 Jul 2019 8:30 PM

199 migrants rescued off Libya's western coast

Medical and humanitarian assistance was provided to the rescued who were taken to reception centres in different cities in Libya.

23 Jun 2019 11:21 AM


Income-Tax officer rescues snake attacked with pesticide in Indore

Singh also used a straw to pour water into the snake's stomach to cleanse it of the ill-effects of pesticides poured over it.

02 Jun 2019 10:12 AM

Child rescued from 200-feet-deep borewell after 16-hour operation

The operation was very critical and required constant meticulous planning to avoid any injury to the child.

21 Feb 2019 11:23 AM

Daring sea rescue has lessons for all

The daring mid-ocean rescue of Indian naval commander Abhilash Tomy is a stirring tale of courage, adventure and international cooperation.

26 Sep 2018 1:39 AM

Interactive webpage for Kodagu flood relief, rescue

The page can be accessed through your mobile to reach the rescue teams.

22 Aug 2018 12:27 AM

Aus student seeks help on Tinder in paying traffic fine, US man comes to rescue

Lexi took to Tinder saying she was just looking for a nice guy to pay penalty infringement.

19 Jun 2018 9:09 AM


Meghan's beagle Guy was days away from being put down, here’s his fairytale story

'It's a fairytale, a real rags to riches story,' Dolores Doherty who had initially rescued him told a news agency.

24 May 2018 9:12 PM

Girl reared by simians learns human traits

The girl was brought to Lucknow and put in the care of a shelter home, Nirvana, that named her “Ehsaas”.

19 May 2018 2:18 AM

Teenage boy rescued after being lost for 12 hours in Los Angeles sewage

Jesse Hernandez had been playing with other children on wooden planks when he fell about 25 feet and landed in fast-moving sewage.

03 Apr 2018 11:39 AM

Girl falling from 25-foot-high ski lift saved by quick thinking staff

While the woman was screaming for help, the staff members waiting below with a tarp convinced her to let the girl go.

06 Mar 2018 3:03 PM

Injured Lanka fisherman rescued by Coast Guard

The boat bearing registration number IMUL-A-0507-CHW had left Sri Lanka on February 14 with a five-member crew for fishing.

03 Mar 2018 1:45 AM


Egyptian cop rescues child who fell from third floor window in heart-stopping footage

Ammar was at an engagement party with his family when he stood on a small table that toppled leaving him hanging outside the window.

23 Feb 2018 12:36 PM

Crowded bus falls into river, 33 die, many others missing

The bus driver was recruited by the Murshidabad Bus Owners’ Association.

30 Jan 2018 12:50 AM

Man rescued by pet dog from assailants

58-year-old Rakesh was feeding his dog Tyson outside his house Sunday evening.

16 Oct 2017 8:38 AM

Frida the rescue dog emerges as hero of Mexican earthquake

In her career, Frida has located 12 people alive beneath the rubble.

24 Sep 2017 2:12 PM

Railway helpline helps cops rescue five-month-old

Government Railway Police (GRP) officials said the woman was taking the baby to Rennigunta in Andhra Pradesh by the Chennai Express train.

21 Aug 2017 2:24 AM