Monday, Sep 20, 2021

Rescue Operation

Death Toll Of Powerful Earthquake In Haiti Soars To 1,297

Aug 16, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Saturday’s earthquake also left at least 5,700 people injured in the Caribbean nation, with thousands more displaced from their destroyed or damaged homes.

Kinnaur Landslide: Death Toll Rises To 20, Chenab Flow Normalised

Aug 14, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

The wreckage of the HRTC bus was traced but no trace of the missing Bolero has been found so far.

Himachal Landslide: Death Toll Rises To 15 As Two More Bodies Recovered

The officials have said that 15 persons are still feared buried under the debris.

Himachal Cloudburst: CM Braves Inclement Weather To Reach Lahaul-Spiti, 178 Rescued, 66 Still Stranded

Jul 31, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

The district administration had earlier tried to airlift the tourists and locals stranded in the area but inclement weather posed a challenge to fly the choppers.

BJP Unit Of J&K Sends Relief Material For Cloudburst-Hit Kishtwar On Fourth Day Of Rescue Operation

'BJP workers and civil society contributed the relief material for the affected people as a humanitarian aid,' J&K BJP President Ravinder Raina told reporters.

30 July, 2021

Himachal: Tourists Stranded In Lahaul Spiti Make Video Appeal, Air Rescue Op Today

Ashwani Sharma

Reports of inhospitable weather conditions over Rohtang Pass (13,059 feet) have led to serious worries to the Himachal Pradesh government.

05 July, 2021

Japan: Rescue Workers Search For Dozens Of Missing In Resort Town Mudslide

Associated Press (AP)

The Mudslide led to nearly 80 people missing and 3 dead, as per National broadcaster NHK's report.

20 May, 2021

Cyclone Tauktae: 38 From Barge Still Missing, Navy’s Search Continues For 4th Day

Outlook Web Bureau

The Indian Navy has so far rescued 186 of the 261 people who were on board the barge P305 and two personnel from tugboat Varaprada.

15 February, 2021

Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Gloom And Despair Grip Tapovan Village As Families Lose Hope

Outlook Web Bureau

Nine bodies have so far been recovered from the tunnel at Tapovan-Vishnugad hydel project site pushing the death toll to 54

16 November, 2020

Seven Killed After Vehicle Falls In Himachal Pradesh, PM Modi Expresses Grief


A Mahindra pickup fell into Suketi Khud at Pulghrat near Mandi, killing seven workers from Bihar and leaving one injured.

10 November, 2020

Jodhpur: Wall Collapse In Factory Kills 6,10 Labourers Injured


Search and rescue operations are ongoing as labourers are still stuck under debris

29 October, 2019

#RIPSujith: Grief Pours On Twitter For Tamil Nadu 2-Year-Old Toddler

Outlook Web Bureau

After the news of Sujith Wilson death spread, condolences for the toddler started pouring in from all quarters.

29 October, 2019

Tamil Nadu: 2-Year-Old Trapped For 3 Days In Borewell Dies, Body Recovered


Sujith Wilson had fallen into the disused farm borewell while playing near his house

28 October, 2019

Tamil Nadu: After 4 Days, Toddler Still Stuck In Borewell, Dy CM Says Rescue Operation To Reach Final Stage Soon


Several teams with their own technologies have tried in rescuing the boy, but all have so far, unfortunately, failed.

27 October, 2019

2-Year-Old Stuck At 100 Ft In Deep Borewell, Boring Machine Reaches Spot To Carry Out Rescue Operation

Outlook Web Bureau

More than six crews from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) as well as the State Disaster Response Force have been deployed to rescue the toddler Sujith Wilson

09 August, 2019

Incessant Rains, Floods Wreak Havoc In Maharashtra, Kerala And Karnataka

Outlook Web Bureau

As per the last count, nearly 44,000 people have been evacuated from flood-hit and rain-affected areas of Karnataka, where the rain fury has left 12 people dead in the past few days.

09 August, 2019

22 Dead As Rain Lashes Kerala, State Seeks Army, IAF Help

Outlook Web Bureau

Kerala State Disaster Management Authority (KDSMA) has evacuated 22,165 people from flood-affected regions and they have been lodged in 315 camps across the state.

16 July, 2019

Bihar Floods Kill 25 People, Affect 25.71 Lakh: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar

Outlook Web Bureau

Dozens of villages have been inundated that have forced people to flee their homes and seek shelter at safer places, a disaster management official said.

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In this file image, Punjab Cabinet Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs Charanjit Singh Channi addresses the foundation stone laying ceremony of a memorial for those killed in Jallianwala Bagh massacre, at Anand...

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Congress supporters outside Governor's residence after Charanjit Singh Channi, was announced as the next CM of Punjab, in Chandigarh.

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Former union minister and sitting MP Babul Supriyo during interaction with media, in the presence of TMC Rajyasabha MP Derek O'Brien (R) and TMC leader Saugata Roy (L) at a city hotel in Kolkata.

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UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath being garlanded on his visit to Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University in Ayodhya.


The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) team at Mandapam have seized two tonnes of banned sea cucumber.

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Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu

Why School In ‘The Cloud’ Will Be Our New Normal

We can do anything with the Cloud. Buy and sell, eat, cook, get our clothes, houses, cars, watch movies, read books, listen to music, talk, write, communicate, ask, create, teach, learn, heal…. Schools must prepare children for this world.

Sep 12, 2021 Sugata Mitra