All artefacts at Patan Durbar Square 'rescued, safe'

Rubble greets you on entering the now-cordoned off premises of the Patan Durbar Square here which was badly destroyed in the earthquake that jolted this Himalayan nation on April 25. However, all the intricately carved wood panels and other artefacts at this Unesco World Heritage Site are "rescued and safe".

7 animal smugglers held in Raj; 8 cows, 35 buffaloes rescued

Seven animal smugglers were arrested and eight cows and thirty-five buffaloes were rescued from Alwar and Bharatpur areas of the state in separate incidents, police said today.

`Another tragedy`: Rescued Chile miner loses home in floods

One of the Chilean miners who captured worldwide attention in 2010 after spending more than two months in a collapsed mine has lost everything after torrential rains struck northern Chile.

Abducted UP trader's minor son rescued

Abducted UP trader's minor son rescued

Faizabad: An 11-year-old son of a local trader was today rescued, a day after he was allegedly abducted from Ayodhya town of the district, police said.

Lost seal rescued in British field 30km from the sea

 British emergency services rescued an "exhausted" lost seal stranded in a muddy field about 30 kilometres (over 18 miles) from the sea in northern England on Monday.

21 juveniles rescued in Delhi

A total of 21 juveniles were rescued from nine separate factories being run on the outskirts of the capital city where they were working as labourers, police said Saturday.

I took pedalo for drink with Ian Botham: Andrew Flintoff
I took pedalo for drink with Ian Botham: Andrew Flintoff

Former England cricketer Andrew Flintoff has revealed that his notorious encounter with a pedalo during the 2007 World Cup was a failed attempt to enjoy a nightcap with Ian Botham.

Jodhpur missing girl rescued

A missing girl, who had allegedly eloped with a 22-year-old youth two months ago, was rescued today, police said. The police swung into action after a Rajasthan High Court order on a habeas corpus petition filed by the girl`s father.

Bangladesh coastguard rescues 300 migrants stranded at sea

The Bangladesh coastguard today rescued a stricken boat in the Bay of Bengal packed with 300 nationals who were trying to flee to Malaysia, an official said.

Chinese, Filipino kidnapped in Malaysia rescued

A Chinese tourist and a Filipino worker have been rescued nearly two months after they were abducted from a resort off Borneo island, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Friday.

7 minor boys rescued from being trafficked

Seven minor boys were rescued while being trafficked in Odisha`s Rayagada district and a middle-man allegedly involved in child trafficking racket was arrested, the police said today.

Child falls into uncovered hole, rescued in Chandigarh

A two-and-half-year old boy fell into a 15-foot deep uncovered hole in an under-construction housing colony of Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) in sector 32 here on Tuesday, police said.

Saudi forces free woman imprisoned 3 years by family

Saudi authorities have freed a woman who was held captive for three years by her relatives over a family dispute, an official human rights organisation said on Monday.

Blackbucks rescued by forest officials

Three blackbucks were rescued by forest officials near Tara Tarini Temple in Ganjam district of Odisha, officials said on Tuesday.

Two Manipuri girls rescued from Bangalore

Two Manipuri girls, who were allegedly trafficked to Bangalore on the pretext of being provided with jobs as beauticians, have been rescued by an NGO.

Jammu-based IAF`s unit rescued 690 in Uttarakhand

Warriors of IAF`s 130 Helicopter Unit(HU), based in Jammu, flew 74 sorties ferrying 789 people, including stranded pilgrims, in rain-devastated Uttarakhand.

U`khand floods: 157 of 671 TN pilgrims rescued, reach Chennai

Tamil Nadu govt said 157 of the total 671 pilgrims from the state, stranded in flood-ravaged Uttarakhand, have returned home and officials have established contact with over 380 persons still awaiting return.

Haryana floods: 52 stranded villagers rescued

Yamunanagar: Fifty-two people, including 15 children, stranded on a tract of land in Haryana`s Yamunanagar district due to floods triggered by heavy rains, were rescued on Monday.

Abducted NRI girl rescued in Uttar Pradesh

A 20-year old NRI girl who was abducted from Delhi nearly a fortnight ago, was rescued from Talheri village of Saharanpur district, police said.

Odisha: Kidnapped 9-year old girl rescued

The girl was kidnapped in front of her school at Vyas Nagar town on Friday afternoon and the kidnappers had demanded Rs 10 lakh for her release.