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Jun 09, 2017
Myanmar military plane crash: Downpour delays rescue efforts as search for survivors continuesHeavy rains fell Friday morning as ships and fishermen searched the waters off Myanmar's coast where a military plane carrying 122 people, including 15 children, crashed two days earlier.
Jun 08, 2017
Myanmar military plane missing with 122 on board; search operation launched in Andaman SeaMyanmar's military was on Thursday scouring the waves for more than 120 people missing after their plane vanished flying over the Andaman Sea
Jun 05, 2017
Brighton siege: Melbourne police shoots hostage-taker, woman rescued, three officers injured in operationA woman was held hostage on Monday in an apartment in the southeastern suburb of Melbourne in Australia, prompting police to launch a major operation to rescue her.
Jun 02, 2017
Greece: Around 600 refugees evacuated from old international airport in AthensAccess to the Hellenikon airport site was blocked off in the morning as the roughly 600 migrants collected their belongings and boarded buses to refugee camps
May 31, 2017
Cyclone Mora: Indian Navy launches rescue operation; INS Sumitra saves 27 Bangladeshi nationalsIndian Navy ship Sumitra rescued 27 people who were found adrift at sea over 100 miles away from Bangladeshi city of Chittagong
May 30, 2017
58 migrants perished in Mediterranean in a week, 100 still missing: UNHCR reportAt least 58 migrants, including many children, perished in the Mediterranean last week trying to reach Italy, while 100 more are still missing, according to new figures published by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Tuesday.
May 26, 2017
Rescuers pull 2,300 migrants off the coast in Libya, two deadThe rescue efforts came as the bodies of 35 migrants, including at least 10 children, were being brought to Italy after they fell off an overloaded vessel.
May 20, 2017
Kota: At least 107 children rescued in anti-human trafficking drive 'Operation Milap'At least 107 children were rescued from four cities near Kota within five days of Operation Milap - a special anti-human trafficking drive of the Rajasthan police.
May 20, 2017
Goa bridge collapse: Rescue operation called off as chances of tracing more bodies become bleakFollowing the recent Goa bridge tragedy across Sanvordem River, rescuers felt that further rescue operations would be futile; hence, Goa administration has called off search and rescue operations.
Aug 16, 2016
Louisiana flood situation worsens: Six dead, 20,000 forced to evacuateFloods ravaged US state of Louisiana, leaving six people dead. Thousands were forced to flee as water level rose after days of rainfall.