With water level in several rivers in the Mahanadi basis rising, a school in Gatiroutpatana area of Cuttack was marooned in floodwater following which the students and the teachers have to be rescued.
Indian army rescued a group of Bakarwals consisting of four children and three adults who were stranded due to a snow storm for the past 2 days near Chhut Pass in Jammu & Kashmir. Army soldiers from Sangam base noticed the stranded group and approached them. It was learnt they the group had lost most of their livestock and their makeshift tent was wrecked by strong winds, consequently leaving them with no food.
Cuttack: On the first day of Operation Muskan-III, as many as six children were rescued from the capital city here today. A joint team of the State Crime Branch and Commissionerate Police rescued the six children, who were working as child labourers at Khandagiri Square. They were later sent to an open shelter home at […]
Paradip: After 4 days of floating in deep sea, seven fishermen along with a trawler were rescued by Coast Guard from deep sea off Paradip coast. The Indian Coast Guard Ship (ICGS) Sucheta Kriplani rescued all the stranded fishermen and their fishing boat Nirman-5 after spotting them at around 53 nautical miles deep in the […]
Jeypore: One person was killed and 12 others were seriously injured in a bus accident at Jeypore in Koraput district on late last night. The injured passengers have been admitted at Jeypore Subdivisional hospital. According to sources, the bus was travelling from Visakhapatnam to Malkangiri, when suddenly the driver lost control of the bus and […]
New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday released Rs 600 crore to the Kerala government for relief work in the flood-ravaged state and decided to waive Customs Duty and Goods and Services Tax (GST) on relief materials being imported. The money released included Rs 500 crore announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Rs 100 crore […]
Thiruvananthapuram: As rescue operations in Kerala on Monday entered its final stages, the biggest challenge before the authorities in the flood aftermath turned into managing the over 5,500 relief camps housing more than 7,00,000 people across the state. The weather looked promising with no major rainfall expected in the state. Many people though continued to […]
Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Spain): Over 200 persons were evacuated on Thursday from Mount Teide in the Canary Islands, where they spent the night after the peak’s cable-car broke down, media reports said. Another 70 were rescued throughout Wednesday afternoon after the only cable-car on the 3,718-meter (12,000-foot) volcano, the highest peak in Spain, had an […]
Bangkok: A disabled dog has become the pride of his village in northeast Thailand by rescuing a baby boy who was buried alive by his teenaged mother. The sniffing and digging of the dog named Ping Pong attracted the attention of farmers to a spot in Ban Nong Kham village in Cham Phuang district earlier […]
Upon hearing the frantic cry, members of Animal Aid Unlimited sensed something foul and immediately rushed to the spot to find a stray dog trying to dig her puppies out of the debris of a collapsed house. The video, which has gone viral on social media has garnered over 16 lakh views on YouTube. In the video, the stray dog […]
Bhubaneswar: Rescued Andaman resident Amrit Kujur, who was washed ashore in Odisha is all set to embark on his return journey to home with the assistance of local administration of Puri. As per reports, Kujur will be assisted by an official of Puri administration till Kolkata from where a representative of Andaman will take him […]