LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s richest man Jim Ratcliffe rode to the rescue of Team Sky when his chemicals multinational INEOS was confirmed as the new owner of the powerhouse cycle team on Tuesday. A statement from the British outfit, which has eight Grand Tour victories to its name, said current owners Sky and 21st Century … Read More
TOTALAN (Reuters) – Rescuers in southern Spain began drilling in hopes of rescuing a two-year-old boy trapped in a deep well for six days. The mission to save the child has triggered an outpouring of public support as rescuers struggle with the challenge of bringing heavy equipment up steep access roads and reaching the toddler … Read More
HONG KONG (Reuters) – An oil tanker caught fire in Hong Kong’s southern waters on Tuesday, killing one crew member while at least 21 were rescued, police said, with witnesses reporting a loud blast that shook windows several kilometres away. Rescue operations were going on about one nautical mile south of Lamma Island. “There are … Read More
MUZAFFARGARH (92 News) – Four people were killed while five others injured in a collision between a truck and a van on Wednesday. The accident occurred while saving a cyclist. The Rescue 1122 officials shifted the injured to Nishtar and THQ Hospital Kot Addu. Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar has expressed sorrow over the loss … Read More
LONDON (92 News) – Sam Curran said he backed his all-round abilities and played “naturally and freely” in compiling a vital 78 in England’s first-innings 246 in the fourth Test. Curran’s top score from No.8, and handy partnerships with Moeen Ali and Stuart Broad down the order, rescued England from a perilous 86/6 on Thursday, 30 … Read More
ON BOARD THE AQUARIUS (Reuters) – Rescue ship Aquarius, which has picked up almost 3,000 migrants from the Mediterranean this year, will carry out rescue missions without waiting for orders from coastguards and will not return people to Libya, its search and rescue head said. “When we see there is a vessel in distress, with … Read More
RAWALPINDI (92 News) – In a daring rescue attempt early morning on Tuesday, Pakistan Army Aviation pilots rescued a Russian climber Alexander Gukov who was struck at 20,650 feet high Latok Peak in Biafo Glacier in Northern Areas of Pakistan. The Russian climber Alexander Gukov has been shifted to CMH Skardu for necessary medical care. … Read More
RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Pakistan Army helicopters rescued five people, including a women and two girls, stranded in Sawan River near Sawan Bridge Rawalpindi. According to the ISPR, the individuals got stuck in river due to a sudden rise in the water level. All the evacuated persons have been shifted to a safe place.
CHIANG RAI, Thailand (Reuters) – Rescuers battled intensifying rain to furiously pump water from a cave in Thailand on Tuesday, as officials thrashed out plans to extract a young soccer team located by divers after being trapped and incommunicado for 10 days. Seven members of a Thai navy SEALS unit, including a medic and a … Read More
KARACHI (92 News) – Two youths drowned while swimming at Hawke’s Bay beach on Sunday. The youths were identified as Usama, 22, and Faraz, 18. They had gone to the beach to enjoy the second day of Eidul Fitr. After the incident, rescue personnel reached the site and currently are searching for the bodies.
KARACHI (92 News) – A plastic factory building collapsed after it was engulfed in flames and thick black smoke in Karachi’s Industrial area on Friday. According to details, the fire was so intense that the parts of the building collapsed after being burnt. No human casualties have been reported so far. At least seven fire … Read More
QUETTA (92 News) – A massive suicide car explosion in a highly secure area of the provincial capital’s Gulistan Road near IG Office has killed at least 13 people including five police personnel and wounded more than 20 including police personnel on Friday. The explosion took place early in the morning in Quetta’s Gulistan Road … Read More