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Cyclone Ockhi: 17 Kerala fishermen rescued

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 3, Seventeen fishermen were today rescued after spending five days in the sea off the Kerala coast, which was battered by strong winds and heavy rainfall under the influence of Cyclone Ockhi. Navy sources said 13 fishermen were rescued from the high seas by INS Kalpeni this morning and handed over to the authorities

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Six foreign nationals kidnapped in Kashmir, rescued

kidnapped foreign nationals rescued On one hand where the state and central government is busy in creating a cordial atmosphere in Kashmir so that the tourism in the region could be restored, six foreign nationals were taken in captivity by locals on suspicion of being braid cutters.However police was able to rescue all six foreigners

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College student falls into backwaters from train, rescued

Thiruvananthapuram, Sept 13, College student falls into backwaters from train, rescued. A 21-year-old woman engineering student fell into backwaters from a moving train near here but was plucked to safety by fishermen.Fishermen in the vicinity, who saw her falling from the train, immediately rushed and rescued her, police said.She was standing near the door when

Five committees formed to keep tab on rescued bonded child laborers

DP correspondent , Ludhiana:-To keep the activities and rehabilitation of rescued bonded child laborers, the district administration has formed five committees. The members of committee will ensure that the rescued children’s will not indulge in labor work. In last few months the district level task force has rescued 80 bonded laborers below the age of

Meet a man who has saved more than 100 king cobras

The wildlife conservationist from Kerala has so far rescued 113 king cobras, considered the one of the deadliest snakes on earth. For Suresh, it is the mission of his life, and the 42-year-old take it seriously, fully aware of the dangers involved.That is because Suresh by his own estimate has been bitten by snakes 3,883

150 Dogs and Puppies rescued from becoming meat in South Korea

According to Humane Society International (HSI), one million dogs are killed every summer in South Korea’s Bok Nal Festival.Dog meat is a preferred food in the country but during the festival, a special dish is served.The dogs are eaten in soup during the three-day festival that takes place between July and August. People eat the

Two Mumbai trekkers were rescued after a five-hour long rescue operation

The Mumbai trekkers were coming down of the hill of Raigad town and fall from the height of 200, they were rescued after five hour of operation on Sunday.The mishap happen around 3pm on Sunday afternoon at Peb Fort or Vikatgad, which is near Neral, Matheran, 2,500 feet above sea level. It is situated at

1-yr-old boy falls into borewell, rescued

Singrauli (MP): A one-year-old boy fellinto a 25-ft deep borewell at a village here and was rescued in the wee hours today after hectic efforts for about 12 hours, police said. Chandrashekhar, the son of a farmer, accidentally slipped into the borewell yesterday at around 2 PM while playing outside his house in Behri Khurd

2-year-old miracle rescued from rivulet in Bathinda

Bathinda: Mother and father thrown her in the seasonal rivulet, but this 2-year-old miracle girl survived in the water and rescued by a passerby. The incident had taken place at Bathinda, on Friday where a person heard screaming sounds of a child on roadside. Taking the prompt action after witnessing the child struggling in water,

1,100 migrants rescued off Italy

Rome, Aug 29 (IANS) Around 1,100 migrants were saved as part of 11 rescue operations coordinated by authorities in the channel of Sicily, the Italian Coast Guard said on Monday.The migrants were picked up on Sunday from eight rafts, a boat and two punts by three units of the Italian Navy and the vessel Astral,

Landslide near Mandi: 2 rescued, vehicles stranded

Shimla: A massive landslide buried a truckleaving two persons seriously injured while hundreds of vehicles were stranded as debris blocked the Kiratpur-Manali National Highway near Hanogi, about 30 kms from Mandi late last night. The injured identified as Naitar Singh (39) of Darla and Gyan Chand (30) of Rahla village in Mandi district, about 147

Breaking: Indian woman kidnapped in Kabul rescued: Swaraj

New Delhi: An Indian woman working for aninternational NGO, who was kidnapped in Kabul last month by suspected militants, has been rescued, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said today. 40-year-old Judith D’Souza, who works for Aga Khan Foundation as a senior technical adviser, was kidnapped outside her office in the heart of Kabul on June

Kidnapped businessman rescued after manhunt

Jalandhar: Adding to the embarrassment of Jalandhar Police a businessman was kidnapped by some unidentified men at gun point. As per the family of kidnapped businessman Mahinder Kumar Kala who lives in Rose Park near Burlton Park of Jalandhar was kidnapped from his plot. Senior most officers of Jalandhar Police reached the home of Mahinder immediately after

Priest held for abducting woman

Muzaffarnagar: A priest was arrested and awoman allegedly abducted by him in January was rescued. Premchand Goswami (27), was arrested yesterday from Barla village under Chapar police station in the district, police said. According to an FIR lodged by her family members, the 22-year-old woman was abducted by Goswami from near a bus stand in

31 sex workers rescued

Ballia (UP): Thirty-one sex workers wererescued and eight persons arrested from a red light area in Ishratganj here, police said today. The girls were rescued and the arrests were made in a raid conducted last night in the area, Superintendent of Police Manoj Kumar Jha said. He said the rescued girls are mostly from Bihar