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Joint rescue operation resumed for 5 missing Army personnel in avalanche

The operation was resumed after the weather cleared and rescue parties moved to the spot in Namgya in the district at 7 am.

25 Feb 2019 10:29 AM

Hundreds of tourists stuck in Himachal's Bir Billing landslide rescued

The tourists in about 60 vehicles had been stuck after a landslide near the Point Five area Friday evening.

26 Jan 2019 12:10 PM

2 killed in another Meghalaya mine collapse; rescue stumbles at older site

'It is suspected that boulders hit them when they tried to extract coal,' police said.

07 Jan 2019 9:03 AM

Children among 13 dead as ferry catches fire, sinks in Indonesia

The boat was believed to be carrying nearly 150 passengers off the coast of Sulawesi province on Friday when the blaze started.

15 Sep 2018 7:52 PM

4 dead, 8 feared trapped after landslides in Uttarakhand village

A search and rescue operation helmed by a team of State Disaster Response Force and several district administration officials is underway.

29 Aug 2018 11:27 AM


One dead, 4 rescued after two buildings collapse in Ahmedabad

AMC Commissioner said two blocks of the building of the government colony, each having around 150 residents, collapsed completely.

27 Aug 2018 8:13 AM

Laos dam collapse death toll rises to 31, 130 still missing: reports

The number of dead and missing has fluctuated wildly since the disaster, with officials and state media offering conflicting information.

06 Aug 2018 3:43 PM

3-yr-old Bihar girl rescued from borewell after 30-hour operation

The girl was taken out, smeared with mud, at 9.45 pm on Wednesday, Munger Superintendent of Police Gaurav Mangla told reporters.

02 Aug 2018 8:27 AM

3-yr-old Bihar girl falls in borewell, rescue operations underway

The girl, Sanno, fell into a 110-feet deep borewell in Murgiachak area under Kotwali Police station of Munger on Tuesday afternoon.

01 Aug 2018 12:09 PM

Watch: Villagers rescue family of 4 after car plunges into Navi Mumbai river

The dramatic footage shows how the family, including their young child, sat on top of the car which was almost submerged under water.

17 Jul 2018 1:48 PM


Race against time: Timeline of Thai's soccer team search-rescue ops

The team included 12 young soccer players and their coach who were stranded in the Tham Luang cave.

12 Jul 2018 3:15 PM

Day 2 of Thai boys' rescue, experts warn of panic while swimming in dark

On Sunday, four members of the 'Wild Boar' team were successfully brought out from the cave.

09 Jul 2018 10:41 AM

4 Thai boys rescued from cave, next phase of ops after 10 hrs

As night fell, the operation to rescue the remaining 8 boys and their coach was called off until Monday morning.

08 Jul 2018 6:01 PM

'Biggest crisis spot' looms near end of Thai cave as rescue operation begins

Rescue effort is likely to take two to three days to complete, Major General Chalongchai Chaiyakorn, an army commander, told reporters.

08 Jul 2018 4:04 PM

'Today is D-Day': Thai boys ready to see daylight after more than 2 weeks

Rescue chief said first boy was expected to be brought out of cave by around 9:00 pm (1400 GMT), meaning trip would take around 11 hours.

08 Jul 2018 11:27 AM


Parents lead prayer ceremony amid search for 12 children trapped in cave

Hundreds of people were mobilised to find youngsters trapped in Tham Luang cave on Saturday when heavy rains flooded its main entrance.

26 Jun 2018 2:53 PM

More than 50 migrants dead after boat sinks off Tunisian coast

Tunisian authorities said 48 bodies were recovered, close to the city of Sfax, while 68 people were rescued.

04 Jun 2018 9:46 AM

4-year-old boy rescued after being stuck in washing machine drum while playing

The boy’s torso was trapped in the drum with his head and hands sticking out of the machine.

30 May 2018 12:28 PM

1 killed, 19 injured after fire breaks out in Goregaon bldg

The cause of fire is yet to be ascertained, revealed the fire officials.

28 May 2018 1:17 AM

Indian student plunges 40 mtrs to death while taking selfie in Australia

Ankit was with friends when he slipped off the 40-metre precipice at The Gap, near the historic port town of Albany, the ABC news reported.

21 May 2018 3:35 PM