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Rescue operation

India celebrates safe rescue of 41 trapped

17-day Silkyara tunnel saga ends, nation relieved

29 Nov 2023 12:44 AM

AA Edit | Tunnel rescue: Get aid from all

Over eight days, local authorities have put to use all the tools and technologies available with them to no effect.

20 Nov 2023 12:05 AM

IAF C-17 Airlifts Vital Equipment for Uttarakhand Tunnel Rescue, Efforts Intensify

Rescue workers have drilled through up to 24 metres of rubble in the Silkyara tunnel till Friday afternoon

18 Nov 2023 1:49 AM

Uttarkashi: Drilling Machine Airlifted to Help Tunnel Collapse Victims

The new machine is being put into service amid apprehension by workers at the site about the progress of the multi-agency rescue operations

16 Nov 2023 12:58 AM

Boat Capsizes in Bihar's Baghmati River, 10 Missing Including Children and Women

The exact number of the passengers is not known, but sources said that around 30 people mostly school children were on the boat

14 Sep 2023 10:32 PM


4 bodies recovered, 19 people rescued after many people fall in well in MP's Vidisha

It will be difficult to say the exact toll until the operation concludes, state's Medical Education Minister Vishwas Sarang said

16 Jul 2021 11:14 AM

Nisarga, Mumbai's first cyclone since 1891, poised to make landfall

IMD put out heavy rainfall warnings and rough seas for Mumbai, Thane, Raigad and Palghar

03 Jun 2020 10:57 AM

Tourists lost in Australia rescued; lived on vodka, biscuits for 2 weeks

The third person, 46-year-old Claire Hockridge, has not been seen since splitting from Phu two days ago.

03 Dec 2019 3:43 PM

Hulimavu lake breaches in Bengaluru, over 350 houses inundated, NDRF called in

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBPM) officials the fire and emergency services personnel were carrying out the relief work.

25 Nov 2019 8:57 AM

IAF helicopter rescues 58 people from flood-hit Thane

The helicopter was deployed on request from the state government for rescue operations.

04 Aug 2019 9:19 PM


Assam floods: Large scale relief operation by Indian Army underway

In spite of incessant heavy rains, rescue columns are operating round the clock in the flood-affected areas.

20 Jul 2019 9:21 AM

3-year-old falls in Mumbai's gutter, remains untraced; rescue ops underway

The incident occurred around 10:24 pm on Wednesday night and Mumbai Fire Brigade (MFB) began a search operation in the area.

11 Jul 2019 9:54 AM

14-yr-old girl trapped in debris dies

The girl’s cry for help from under the debris set off a massive rescue effort. Sanika’s faint voice could be heard calling out for water to drink.

03 Jul 2019 2:43 AM

Search operations intensifies at AN-32 crash site, 15 mountaineers inducted

On Tuesday afternoon, the wreckage was spotted during an aerial survey but nothing clear about the fate of the 13 people.

12 Jun 2019 4:32 PM

IAF, others begin massive op to reach AN-32 crash site in Arunachal

'Rescue mission to the crash site by helicopters has begun. Mi17s and ALH from Army are being utilised,' defence PRO said.

12 Jun 2019 10:13 AM


2-yr-old Punjab boy dies after being pulled out of borewell after 110 hours

The toddler was stuck in the seven-inch wide borewell at a depth of 125 feet.

11 Jun 2019 9:19 AM

Search ops resumes today after IAF plane with 13 on board goes missing

The Air Force has deployed two Mi-17s and one Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) to search for the missing plane.

04 Jun 2019 10:34 AM

Search ops begin as foreign climbers go missing on way to Nanda Devi peak

The team was scheduled to reach the Nanda Devi base camp on Friday and Munsiyari on June 1.

01 Jun 2019 12:26 PM

Cyclone Fani: Abhishek Bachchan to Sidharth Malhotra, celebs pray for people's safety

The landfall process which began at 8 am will continue till afternoon.

03 May 2019 4:43 PM

Mumbai: 6 saved from capsized tugboat; one missing

The missing sailor has been identified as 53-year-old Abdul Azeez Kolkata.

19 Mar 2019 3:52 AM