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Sep 09, 2019
Amid Kolhapur floods, everyday heroes battled danger to save thousands of lives in rural MaharashtraAs per the India Meteorological Department, it rained 2,389.5 mm rainfall in Kolhapur between 1 June and 28 August, which is 58 percent more than the normal average rainfall for the same period.
Aug 06, 2019
Powerful explosions at Siberian military depot injure 12; Russian military to send 10 heavy transport planes and helicopters to extinguish blazeRussian officials say powerful explosions at a military depot in Siberia left 12 people injured and one missing and forced over 16,500 people to leave their homes.
Jul 27, 2019
Pune man risks life to rescue six tourists from near Lonavala's Bhushi dam as overflow creates flood-like situationPutting his life on the line, a local resident rescued six tourists after they got trapped in the water flow from Lonavala's Bushi Dam in Pune district
Nov 04, 2018
Autonomous fleet of drones to help aid rescue operations in forests without GPSThe fleet of drones can collaboratively search for lost hikers in dense forest without using GPS.
Sep 27, 2018
Indian embassy officials in Kuwait rescue Hyderabad woman after she was tortured by employer; woman thanks Sushma SwarajThe woman alleged that an agent lured her to Kuwait with the promise of a lucrative job in Kuwait as a beautician. However, she said that she was forced to work as a housemaid and was subject to regular torture by her employees.
Aug 17, 2018
Kerala floods: 250 boats, 23 helicopters added for rescue operations; situation under control, says CM Pinarayi VijayanWith weather forecast stating rains in Kerala on Friday as well, another 250 new boats and 23 helicopters are being added to hasten rescue operations in rain-battered Kerala from today onwards
Aug 09, 2018
Toll in Indonesia earthquake rises to 131; rescuers intensify efforts to find people buried under rubbleVolunteers and rescue personnel in Indonesia have set up temporary shelters for the thousands left homeless in Lombok by the magnitude 7.0 earthquake.
Sep 09, 2017
Hurricane Irma: Indian missions in US, France in touch with diaspora to provide assistance, says MEAWith Hurricane Irma leaving a trail of destruction, India has asked its missions in Venezuela, US, Netherlands and France to remain in constant touch with Indian diaspora.
Aug 29, 2017
Indian Coast Guard rescues eight fishermen adrift on boatThe Indian Coast Guard has rescued eight fishermen on board a boat which was adrift about 16 nautical miles off the coast of Kochi, Defence sources said on Tuesday
Aug 22, 2017
Bihar floods: Death toll rises to 341 as situation worsens; nearly 146.19 lakh affected in 19 districtsThe flood situation in Bihar remained grim with the death toll reaching 341 on Tuesday, an official said.