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Focus shifts to rescues as rain abates in India's flood-hit Kerala

Torrential rain finally let up in India’s flood-hit Kerala state on Sunday, giving some respite for thousands of marooned families. 

12 youth tricked into bonded labor rescued in Vietnam

Authorities in southern Vietnam are investigating a case of modern slavery after 12 victims were saved.

Rescuers arrive for 3,000 stranded after Laos dam collapse: media

Rescue teams from China and Thailand headed on Wednesday into a remote part of landlocked Laos, where more than 3,000 people were stranded after a dam collapse.
July 26, 2018 | 09:33 am GMT+7

Helicopter lifts 26 Vietnamese to safety in Laos

The 26 Vietnamese people trapped in the aftermath of the dam collapse in Laos have been airlifted to safety.
July 25, 2018 | 10:29 pm GMT+7

17 dead as tourist boat sinks in US lake

A tourist boat capsized and sank in a sudden storm on a lake in Missouri, leaving 17 dead, including some children.
July 21, 2018 | 06:51 am GMT+7

Thai cave boys speak of 'miracle' rescue after hospital discharge

Twelve boys and their football coach who survived a dramatic rescue from a flooded Thai cave spoke publicly of their incredible ordeal for the first time on Wednesday.
July 18, 2018 | 07:37 pm GMT+7

A rescued bear basks in the sun

Three years after his rescue from an illegal trade, sun bear Murphy is happy as can be.
July 15, 2018 | 05:30 pm GMT+7

All 12 boys and coach rescued from Thai cave

All 12 boys and their coach who became trapped in a flooded Thai cave more than a fortnight ago have been rescued.
July 10, 2018 | 07:45 pm GMT+7

British cave expert to apply Thai lessons in Vietnam

Ongoing rescue operation at a flooded cave provides valuable insights for Vietnam, home to world's largest cave.
July 09, 2018 | 12:47 pm GMT+7

Thai rescuers evacuate cave area, rescue bid for trapped boys seen imminent

Weather.com forecast sustained thunderstorms lasting through Sunday and Monday, with further stormy weather expected for around the next two weeks.
July 08, 2018 | 11:41 am GMT+7

French family of rescued boy thanks hero Malian 'Spiderman'

Gassama, 22, scaled four storeys of an apartment bloc in France on Saturday to rescue the four-year-old.
May 29, 2018 | 05:30 pm GMT+7

Nearly 1,500 migrants rescued in Mediterranean in two days

The migrants from Lybia were trying to make the crossing to Europe.
May 26, 2018 | 08:13 am GMT+7

Foreign tourists rescue Vietnamese kids from Da Nang hostel fire

The 'heroic' duo smashed a window and broke into the burning hostel to save two kids from almost certain death.
May 02, 2018 | 04:06 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese police urge helicopter rescue service after deadly highway pile-up in Hanoi

Ambulance cars and fire trucks in major cities are often caught in traffic.
April 02, 2018 | 04:16 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese rescue forces save Filipino sailor from heart attack

The sailor is now safe and sound at a hospital in central Vietnam.
March 01, 2018 | 10:12 am GMT+7
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