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British, coastguards, rescue, 120 migrants, Channel

British coastguards rescue more than 120 migrants in Channel

05 May, 2020 7:52 pm 7:52 pm

PARIS (Reuters) – British coastguards rescued more than 120 migrants trying to cross the English Channel on seven small boats, French maritime authorities said on Friday. The rescue took place in the night from Thursday to Friday, a spokesman for the Maritime Prefecture for the Channel and North Sea said. Border and coastguards in Britain … Read More

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36-inch diameter gas pipeline explodes in Sadiqabad

01 January, 2020 10:54 am 10:54 am

SADIQABAD (92 News) – A 36-inch diameter main gas pipeline, supplying gas to Punjab from Sindh, exploded near Nawazabad in Sadiqabad. According to the rescue, the gas pipeline caught fire after an explosion in Sadiqabad which has been controlled now. Two fields were completely burned by the fire and the pipeline was coming to Punjab … Read More

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Tanker containing 50,000 liters oil overturns on motorway M5

01 January, 2020 12:02 pm 12:02 pm

RAHIM YAR KHAN (92 News) – A tanker containing 50,000 liters oil overturned on the motorway (M5) in Rahim Yar Khan on Monday. According to the rescue, a loaded oil tanker overturned on M5 near in Rahim Yar Khan. The rescue teams reached at the spot and surrounded the area. The rescue operation is underway. … Read More

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Pak Army continues rescue, relief operations in areas hit by rain, snowfall

01 January, 2020 11:00 pm 11:00 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Pakistan Army continues its rescue and relief operation in rain and snow-hit areas of Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Balochistanon Wednesday. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Pakistan Army’s rescue and relief operations are underway in the affected areas of Neelam Valley, Gilgit and Balochistan. The ISPR also said that … Read More

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F1 champion Hamilton donates $500,000 to Australian wildlife rescue

01 January, 2020 10:42 am 10:42 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Six-times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton said he was donating $500,000 (382,819 pounds) towards the rescue and care of wildlife caught in bushfires ravaging southeast Australia. The Briton, who has adopted a vegan lifestyle and become outspoken on the environment, posted a clip on social media of a scorched koala being … Read More

Australian, weather, roads, blocked, wildfires, rescue

Smoke stalls rescues as Australia plans for next fiery onslaught

01 January, 2020 11:10 pm 11:10 pm

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian officials took advantage of better weather on Monday to reopen roads blocked by wildfires and move some people to safety although thick smoke stalled rescue efforts and hundreds of people remained stranded. Fires have ravaged more than 8 million hectares (19.8 million acres) of land across the country, an area nearly … Read More

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At least 20 people trapped as 3-storey building collapses in Sukkur

01 January, 2020 9:32 pm 9:32 pm

SUKKUR (92 News) – More than a dozen people are feared trapped after a three-storey building collapsed suddenly at Station Road in Sukkur on Thursday evening. It is pertinent to mention here that the building, located on Sukkur’s busy Station Road, was constructed above a few shops and housed 4-5 families. According to the rescue … Read More

Three rescue workers killed in helicopter crash in France

12 December, 2019 12:14 pm 12:14 pm

PARIS (Reuters) – Three rescue workers died after their helicopter crashed near Marseille, southern France, while en route to help people caught up in heavy flooding, the French interior ministry said on Monday. The crash occurred on the night of Dec. 1, said the ministry, which added that an inquiry was underway to examine the … Read More

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COAS Qamar Bajwa orders immediate rescue operation for quake victims in AJK

09 September, 2019 5:17 pm 5:17 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has directed the immediate rescue operation for the earthquake victims in aid of civil administration for victims of the earthquake in AJK. According to a tweet by the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) DG Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor on Tuesday, Army troops with … Read More

Landslide, 10 lives, Azad Kashmir, Hajira, Pothi Chapriyan, rescue

Landslide claims 10 lives in Azad Kashmir’s Pothi Chapriyan area

08 August, 2019 1:27 pm 1:27 pm

MUZAFFARABAD (92 News) – As many as 10 people were killed in landslide in Pothi Chapriyan, Hajira, Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. Four houses were completely destroyed due to the landslide. Rescuers are facing difficulties due to heavy rains in the area, which is going on with intervals. HaJira Assistant Commissioner Mumtaz Kazmi told … Read More

Pak Army, rescue, relief, operation, Chitral, flood-affected, areas

Pak Army continues rescue & relief operation in Chitral’s flood-affe...

07 July, 2019 9:48 pm 9:48 pm

CHITRAL (92 News) – Pakistan Army is assisting the civil administration in the rescue and relief operation for local population affected by the flash floods in Golon areas, Chitral. In a tweet on Tuesday, DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor said that the affected population was being airlifted to safer places. “Tents and ration have … Read More

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Boat tragedy: Divers rescue 11 people, recover three bodies

07 July, 2019 11:37 pm 11:37 pm

HARIPUR (92 News) – As many as 11 people were rescued while three others saved after a boat capsized in an area 9km away from Tarbela Dam. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations, 24 divers of the SSG participated in the rescue operation. The boat was carrying 35 passengers, including women and children, when the … Read More

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Malta rescues 216 migrants in upsurge of Mediterranean crossings

05 May, 2019 1:48 pm 1:48 pm

VALLETTA (Reuters) – A Maltese armed forces patrol boat picked up more than 200 migrants from two dinghies in the Mediterranean and was bringing them to Malta on Saturday, a spokesman said. At least one pregnant woman and a number of children were believed to be among the 216 rescued migrants. Their nationality was not … Read More

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12 people drown as boat capsizes in Indus River

05 May, 2019 1:23 pm 1:23 pm

MATIARI (92 News) – At least 12 people including women and children were drowned when a boat capsized in Indus River in Matiari.The boat carrying 12 passengers was going to Jamshoro from Matiari. As per details, eight dead bodies including five women and three children have so far been recovered from the Indus River while … Read More

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Three children burnt alive in fire incident

05 May, 2019 10:50 am 10:50 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Three children were burnt alive when a fire broke out in a room at the second floor of a house located at Walton Road area in Lahore. As per details, children were playing in the room when fire broke out in it. As a result, five-year-old Habeeba daughter of Imran and … Read More