Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 16, 2015
A woman software engineer was washed away in flash floods at the famous Courtallam falls and 17 tourists were rescued, officials said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 6, 2015
A Florida woman held by a knife-wielding boyfriend was rescued thanks to the plea for help she secretly texted in her online pizza order, authorities said today.
World News | Ind-Asian News Service | Friday May 1, 2015
A woman was rescued alive from rubbles of a collapsed building after 128 hours in Nepal, which has been hit by a massive earthquake on April 25, a media report said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 30, 2015
A Mumbai-bound Air India plane carrying 142 passengers landed 35 minutes before scheduled time as one of them, who was earlier rescued from quake-devastated Nepal, suffered a panic attack.
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Sunita Sitoula is one of the lucky few who was literally pulled out from under a heap of rubble on Tuesday night without suffering any injuries at all. She was rescued alive by India's National Disaster Response Force personnel yesterday after being trapped under debris for 50 hours.
World News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With inputs from agencies) | Wednesday April 29, 2015
A 28-year-old man spent over 80 hours with three dead bodies inside a collapsed apartment in earthquake battered Kathmandu in Nepal. A woman spent 50 hours wedged between two slabs in the debris of a five-storey building. They were both rescued on Tuesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 28, 2015
A Nepalese woman was miraculously rescued alive by Indian rescuers 50 hours after being buried under the rubble following the devastating earthquake that jolted the country, killing over 5,000 people.
India News | Reported by Vishnu Som and Sudhi Ranjan Sen; Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday March 25, 2015
Nine ships are searching off the Goa coast for a naval aircraft that crashed last night, leaving two pilots missing. The captain of the aircraft, Commander Nikhil Joshi, was rescued by a fishing vessel and is in hospital. A woman officer is among the pair that has yet to be found.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 2, 2014
A 19-year-old woman, who was held captive for about a year by her husband's elder brother and got pregnant, was rescued today after she sent an SMS to the Senior Superintendent of Police for help, police said.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 29, 2014
An Indian, allegedly tortured and held hostage in Bahrain by five Bangladeshis for a paltry BHD800 ransom (about $2,000), was rescued with the help of his co-worker, an Indonesian woman, in an undercover police operation.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 21, 2014
US firefighters rescued a woman from a chimney after she became stuck while allegedly breaking into the home of a man she met online, reports said on Monday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 17, 2014
A woman today gave birth to a child while being rescued by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel from floods in Uttar Pradesh's Baharaich district.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 6, 2014
Chinese relief workers today saved a 50-year-old woman from the rubble, 67 hours after a powerful 6.5-magnitude earthquake destroyed her home in China's Yunnan Province even as the death toll climbed to nearly 600 as more bodies were pulled out from the debris.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Four people were rescued today after 60 hours under the debris of an 11-storey building in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, which collapsed on Saturday. One of them, a 50-year-old woman, died soon after in hospital, taking the number of dead to 28.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Tuesday July 1, 2014
The death toll in Chennai building collapse has risen to 20 with two more bodies pulled out from under the debris on Monday evening. A 35-year-old woman was among two people rescued alive from debris yesterday morning; she was pulled out 39 hours after the collapse of multi-storey under-construction building. The 11-storey building collapsed during...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Monday June 30, 2014
A 35-year-old woman was among two people rescued alive from debris this morning, 39 hours after a multi-storey building under construction in Chennai collapsed during heavy rain on Saturday, killing at least 18 people. About 40 people are still feared trapped.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 4, 2014
A woman was today killed while six others were rescued when a residential building collapsed in eastern China.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 15, 2014
In a Bollywood-style rescue operation, police swung into action and saved the life of a woman who jumped off her third floor flat in Delhi after a quarrel with her husband.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday February 20, 2014
An elderly woman was rescued by firefighters on Thursday after being stuck in her loft for four days, where she had climbed to check on a draught.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Wednesday December 18, 2013
A tourist in Australia had to be rescued by police after plunging off a pier while browsing Facebook on her phone, officials said on Wednesday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 10, 2013
Police in a remote northern Afghan village rescued a woman from being stoned to death after she was condemned by the Taliban for allegedly cheating on her husband
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 11, 2013
A two-and-half year old boy kidnapped from the city on November 2 for ransom was rescued and his abductors, including a woman, were arrested from West Bengal.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 8, 2013
A 50-year-old woman, arrested for allegedly assaulting and illegally confining a domestic help in her house in Delhi, was today refused bail by a Delhi court.
Delhi News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday October 5, 2013
A Delhi court will today hear the bail petition of 50-year-old Vandana Dhir, who has been arrested on charges of torturing a teen from Jharkhand who worked at her residence. The teenager was rescued from Ms Dhir's South Delhi home on Monday, semi-naked and with her head battered.