Rescue Operation

Showing of 41 - 60 from 55 results
Rescue Operation - Total results - 55
Assam floods situation worsens: Death toll increases to 69, nearly nine lakh people remain affected in 16 districts
India

Assam floods situation worsens: Death toll increases to 69, nearly nine lakh people remain affected in 16 districts

The death toll in the Assam floods climbed to 69 as four more deaths were reported on Tuesday, while nearly nine lakh people remained affected in 16 districts.

Assam floods: Death toll reaches 22, Sarbananda Sonowal sends 8 ministers to survey affected areas
India

Assam floods: Death toll reaches 22, Sarbananda Sonowal sends 8 ministers to survey affected areas

With reports of three more deaths, the total death toll in this year's floods reached 22 across the state on Friday.

Myanmar military plane missing with 122 on board; search operation launched in Andaman Sea
World

Myanmar military plane missing with 122 on board; search operation launched in Andaman Sea

Myanmar's military was on Thursday scouring the waves for more than 120 people missing after their plane vanished flying over the Andaman Sea

Brighton siege: Melbourne police shoots hostage-taker, woman rescued, three officers injured in operation
World

Brighton siege: Melbourne police shoots hostage-taker, woman rescued, three officers injured in operation

A 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.

Greece: Around 600 refugees evacuated from old international airport in Athens
World

Greece: Around 600 refugees evacuated from old international airport in Athens

Access 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

Cyclone Mora: Indian Navy launches rescue operation; INS Sumitra saves 27 Bangladeshi nationals
India

Cyclone Mora: Indian Navy launches rescue operation; INS Sumitra saves 27 Bangladeshi nationals

Indian Navy ship Sumitra rescued 27 people who were found adrift at sea over 100 miles away from Bangladeshi city of Chittagong

Rescuers pull 2,300 migrants off the coast in Libya, two dead
World

Rescuers pull 2,300 migrants off the coast in Libya, two dead

The 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.

Kota: At least 107 children rescued in anti-human trafficking drive 'Operation Milap'
India

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.

Louisiana flood situation worsens: Six dead, 20,000 forced to evacuate
Photos

Louisiana flood situation worsens: Six dead, 20,000 forced to evacuate

Floods ravaged US state of Louisiana, leaving six people dead. Thousands were forced to flee as water level rose after days of rainfall.

12 dead, 50 others injured in jade mining landslide in Myanmar
World

12 dead, 50 others injured in jade mining landslide in Myanmar

A landslide in northern Myanmar's jade mining region on Tuesday killed at least 12 people and injured about 50 others, witnesses and officials said.

Five killed, three injured in Mumbai building collapse; several trapped
Mumbai

Five killed, three injured in Mumbai building collapse; several trapped

A three-storey building in Mumbai collapsed on Saturday afternoon, killing two persons and trapping many others, civic officials said

Nine killed, eight missing in landslide in Arunachal Pradesh
India

Nine killed, eight missing in landslide in Arunachal Pradesh

Nine labourers were killed and eight went missing when a landslide triggered by incessant rains hit a labour camp in Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh

Once criticised for rights abuse, Nepal Army praised for earthquake relief work
World

Once criticised for rights abuse, Nepal Army praised for earthquake relief work

The Nepal Army has received praise for their rescue effort after the earthquake, which is helping the image of the institution once criticized for human rights abuse.

Ferry with 100 passengers sinks in Bangladesh, rescue operation underway
World

Ferry with 100 passengers sinks in Bangladesh, rescue operation underway

A river ferry carrying about 100 passengers has capsized in central Bangladesh and a rescue operation is underway.

Jammu and Kashmir flood: NDRF to launch intensive operations
India

Jammu and Kashmir flood: NDRF to launch intensive operations

Two teams of NDRF equipped with 30 boats on Tuesday reached Srinagar as the force launched "intensive" operations to rescue people marooned