Delhi  /  Published 10.11.18

Snake seizure puts glare on Delhi govt

A court here has ordered the release of three snakes, rescued from two men, into their natural habitat and also directed the Delhi government to ensure proper staff and equipment at the “understaffe...
By PTI in New Delhi

Odisha  /  Published 29.10.18

Odisha CM lauds teams that rushed Titli aid

 Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday felicitated the volunteers, who had rushed to the rescue of the Titli-affected people without waiting for government assistance in Gajapati when the cyclo...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneshwar

World  /  Published 29.10.18

Indonesia says survivors unlikely from Lion Air flight

 A Lion Air plane crashed into the sea just minutes after taking off from Indonesia's capital on Monday, likely killing all 189 people on board, in a blow to the country's aviation safety record ...
By AP in Indonesia

World  /  Published 13.10.18

Hurricane Michael death toll hits 18

FEMA's Long urged communities such as Mexico Beach, where many homes were pulverized by 12 to 14 feet of storm surge, to rebuild to withstand future storms.”It's OK if you want to live on the coast ...
By Reuters in Florida

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 03.10.18

Evacuation woes at Calcutta Medical College

Bedridden patients were forced to climb down stairs and some had to bank on relatives to carry them out to safety when a fire broke out at Calcutta Medical College and Hospital on Wednesday.Many alleg...
By Subhankar Chowdhury and Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

World  /  Published 02.10.18

Desperate bid to account for dead

Nathan, 17, had run to safety when a powerful earthquake struck his high school on Friday in Palu, on the island of Sulawesi. But he couldn’t resist going back to rescue his motorbike.He died when h...
By Fira Abdurachman, Adam Dean and Richard C. Paddock/ New York Times News Service in Indonesia

World  /  Published 29.09.18

Indonesia tsunami toll jumps to 384

A tsunami that hit two central Indonesian cities swept away buildings and pulverized a substantial bridge, dumping victims caught in its relentless path across a devastated landscape that rescuers on ...
By AP in Jakarta

World  /  Published 29.09.18

Tsunami devastates Indonesian coast, 48 dead

BNPB has not been able to get any information from the town of Donggala, closer to the epicentre of the quake. More than 6,00,000 people live in Donggala and Palu.Chief security minister Wiranto told ...
By Reuters in Jakarta

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


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