The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Sunday rescued 24 construction workers who were stranded by floods in Telangana’s Medak district since Saturday, officials said
219 people were also injured; the attacks have been blamed on Kurdistan Workers’ Party
Judith D'Souza, an Indian aid worker who was abducted in Kabul last month by suspected militants, returned here on Saturday after being rescued
Days after mid-day reported how the Chunabhatti police rescued a 20-year-old woman from flesh trade, only to send her away with their informant who then allegedly raped her, the cops now face a departmental inquiry
Woman rescued in flesh trade raid on a Chembur spa sent along with informer, but she returns the next day saying he raped her; Chunabhatti policemen under scanner
Says 19-year-old pregnant woman, who was recently released from a shelter in Boisar, three months after she was rescued from a massage parlour; family has filed a writ petition in HC, seeking the govt’s response on her ‘illegal detainment’
Maniben Savla won't be forced to live in a house full of trash anymore. The ailing 86-year-old was rescued from her house, filled with heaps of garbage in Mulund (west)
A construction worker was killed while at least seven more workers were feared trapped under mud following a landslip at a building construction site in Guntur city of Andhra Pradesh, about 35-km from Vijaywada, late on Saturday night
A 72-year-old man was rescued by Venezuelan relief workers, 13 days after a devastating earthquake jolted Ecuador's northern coast
The duo would procure the children from commercial sex workers and sell them off to childless couples; cops also rescued three girls aged 5-7 years from their house in Thane
The aftermath of the massive earthquake which took place in the capital city of Manipur resulted in huge loss life and property. Roofs and staircases of many buildings collapsed in the city.
The first body was pulled today from the rubbles of construction sites collapsed due to one of China's worst landslides that hit an industrial park in the country's manufacturing hub, with hundreds of rescuers mounting a massive operation to find 85 people still missing
At least 220 people were killed and 450 injured in a stampede of pilgrims on Thursday during the annual haj in Saudi Arabia, the civil defence service said.
National Disaster Response Force team became successful after a 9-day struggle to rescue workers and saved two workers out of the three trapped in tunnel in Bilaspur.
Rescuers on Monday managed to evacuate two trapped workers after over 200 hours of their ordeal, after a tunnel under construction in Bilaspur collapsed in Himachal Pradesh on September 12. However, the whereabouts of the third worker were not known yet
Trapped for more than 160 hours after a tunnel under construction collapsed in Himachal Pradesh, hope has dawned for two workers after an official assured them on Saturday of an early rescue
Indonesian rescue workers have finally located all 54 bodies that were on board the Trigana Air Service plane before it crashed in a mountainous area of eastern Papua province
The 39-year-old had never learnt to swim and has a phobia of water, but he fought his fear, clung to floating debris from the damaged train and got himself and his sister to safety
The Sawants and the Bhats were very close and all of them, married daughters included, had assembled to celebrate the birthday of Arun Sawant’s granddaughter Anaya (5) on Sunday; nine members of both families, including the little girl, were killed when the building collapsed the next night
Six people were killed and ten others injured after a two-storied building collapsed in Thane district of Maharashtra. 16 people were pulled out of the debris after the collapse. Rescue workers were sifting through the rubble of the collapsed building to look for people who might still be trapped underneath the debris.