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Rescue
India  /  Published 08.08.20

When they all rushed to help

Junaid was sipping tea and luxuriating in the heavy rain from his home, just 20 metres from the western end of the airport, when he heard the deafening noise. “I ran out on the road and could s...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 07.08.20

Crash: plane broke into two

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By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Calcutta  /  Published 06.08.20

The two who rush to help

Two women have been rescuing people abandoned on the roads of Calcutta, many of whom government agencies had hesitated to touch because of the pandemic. The two have been able to rescue seven people ...
By Monalisa Chaudhuri in Calcutta

World  /  Published 06.08.20

Beirut: Rescuers seek survivors

Lebanese rescue workers dug through the mangled wreckage of buildings on Wednesday looking for survivors after a massive warehouse explosion sent a devastating blast wave across Beirut, killing at lea...
By Reuters in Beirut

World  /  Published 04.09.19

Bahamas struggles to rescue Dorian's victims

Desperate residents stranded on rooftops amid swirling currents. Rescue efforts stalled by flooded vehicles and roads turned to rivers. Communications in ruins and basic infrastructure — including s...
By Rachel Knowles, Frances Robles and Elisabeth Malkin/ New York Times News Service in Bahamas

Odisha  /  Published 13.10.18

Titli: 12 dead, 4 missing in Odisha landslide

At least 12 people were feared dead and four missing in a landslide triggered by heavy rain due to cyclone Titli in Odisha's Gajapati district, Special Relief Commissioner B.P. Sethi said on Saturday....
By PTI in Bhubaneshwar

West Bengal  /  Published 18.08.19

NGOs offer help to evicted couple in Jagatdal

Several NGOs on Sunday offered succour to the elderly Muslim couple sheltered at a police camp in Jagatdal after being allegedly thrown out of their home by their landlord because of their religion th...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Barrackpore

World  /  Published 28.09.18

Plane crashes in Pacific lagoon

The airline said it was making all efforts to ensure the ongoing safety of the passengers and to meet their immediate needs. It said it was in touch with embassies, passenger representatives, stakehol...
By AP in Wellington

North East  /  Published 13.07.19

Forgotten mission to rescue Meghalaya miners ends

Unknown to many in the rest of India, a coalmine rescue operation was officially going on for the past 211 days, or seven months, in Meghalaya.The rescue-and-retrieval mission in East Jaintia Hills, w...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

World  /  Published 25.06.19

Twitter woofs goodbye to Mexican rescue dog Frida

A golden Labrador retriever has retired from rescue work nearly two years after gaining international fame for rescuing survivors trapped in the rubble following a deadly 2017 earthquake in Mexico Cit...
By The Telegraph in Mexico City


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