Tag: rescue

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Uttarakhand flash flood: Rescuers struggle to reach trapped men

Joshimath -- Luck played a part in the timely rescue of 12 workers from one end of the 1.7km-long tunnel of NTPC Limited's hydropower...

Gary Chaw praised for saving stray dog

Malaysian-born Taiwan-based singer Gary Chaw received praised on social media for rescuing a stray dog knocked by a car in hit-and-run incident in the...

Worker who saved child from ledge at Hougang HDB posts photos of dramatic rescue

Singapore—On Monday (Jan 4), TISG reported that a video of a worker rescuing a child standing precariously at the window of a ledge of...

Caught on cam: Child waits to be rescued from window ledge

Singapore -- A video of a high-rise rescue of a child standing precariously at the window ledge of what appears to be a HDB ...
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China animal rescuer shares home with 1,300 dogs

by Helen Roxburgh and Qian Ye Twenty years ago, Wen Junhong saved an abandoned dog from the streets of Chongqing in southwestern China. She now shares...

SCDF rescues boy and his grandfather who were swept out to sea at East...

Singapore—On Sunday evening (Mar 15) a young boy and his grandfather  were swept out to sea at East Coast Park during high tide.  Fortunately, the...

NZ military set for risky mission to retrieve bodies from volcano

by Marty Melville New Zealand's military will embark on a risky dawn mission to retrieve eight bodies from the still-active White Island volcano, officials said...

Video shows shark apparently “thanking” fishermen in Malaysia for cutting rope off its body

An amazing moment was captured on video in Malaysian waters when a whale shark came up to a boat to seek help and thanked...

MRT station officer is a modern-day hero—saving a young boy who fell from escalator

Singapore—Not all heroes wear capes, as the saying goes. Some go about in our midst every day, like a certain MRT station officer, who...

Netizens praise brave British tourists who helped rescue drowning woman from lake at Xiao...

Singapore—Netizens were full of praise for two British tourists who displayed heroism, compassion, and courage as they helped rescue a woman in the lake...
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