Four dead in Chile floods, military rescues stranded residents

  The death toll in Chile rose to four after rains battered the north and caused flooding, the government said on Thursday, while 22 others were unaccounted for as the military rescued stranded villagers.

27 Indians stranded in Iraq return home

27 Indians, who had been stranded in Iraq's Basra city, returned to India on Sunday.

Snow leaves thousands of holidaymakers stranded in French Alps

Heavy snowfall in the French Alps left some 15,000 drivers stranded Saturday, prompting officials to open emergency shelters and urge travellers to stay home.

3,500 stranded as heavy snow drapes China's Xinjiang

Thousands of people were stranded today in this winter's heaviest snowfall so far that hit Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang province.

J&K floods: Over 76000 rescued, lakhs still stranded

Massive rescue operations has been continuing in the flood-hit area of Jammu and Kashmir. Over 76000 has been rescued and lakhs still remain stranded.

Nearly 400 people still stranded in quake-hit areas

Nearly 400 people are still stranded in southwest China`s Yunnan Province after a 5.9 magnitude quake hit the region that killed at least five people, officials said on Sunday.

Over 800 from Karnataka rescued in Uttarakhand

Over 800 out of the over 1,300 people from Karnataka stranded in Uttarakhand have been rescued so far, an official statement said on Tuesday.

Goa Church to raise money for Uttarakhand relief

Priests at Goa`s churches will appeal for donations during Sunday mass for relief and rehabilitation work in Uttarakhand, where floods have caused havoc, leaving hundreds of people dead and several thousand stranded.

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.

IAF airlifts 75 stranded passengers between Kargil

Indian Air Force on Wednesday came to the rescue of 75 more stranded people, including women and children, from Kargil town of Ladakh region.

Indian workers stranded in Saudi Arabia

Eleven Indian workers, who were duped by a construction firm in Saudi Arabia, have been stranded in Riyadh, with their cases pending in labour courts for over a year.

Pak evacuates 120 stranded foreign tourists

The foreigners were flown in a C-130 Hercules
transport aircraft from Gilgit town to Chaklala airbase in

Nepal: Stranded Maoist leaders, PM airlifted

Maoist leaders were stranded in a western district
because of a strike enforced by the former combatants.

IAF airlifts 550 stranded people in J&K

The IAF today launched fresh operation by ferrying 550 passengers including 300
civilians between the two capital cities.

Over 3,100 vehicles stranded on J&K highway

Over 3,100 vehicles, mostly trucks and tankers are stranded on the 300-km-long Jammu-Srinagar National Highway due to snowfall and landslides.

Anti-Nuke stir: KNPP staff stranded inside complex

A number of employees of
Koodankulam Nuclear Power plant are stranded inside the
complex due to the ongoing stir by anti-KNPP activists.

Several thousand migrants stranded in Misrata: ICRC

The international Red Cross
expressed concern over the stranded migrants.

Manoranjan Kalia, BJP leaders stranded in lift for 30 mins

Punjab Minister for local bodies
Manoranjan Kalia, three BJP leaders and eight other people
were stranded for over half an hour in a lift at the Forest
Complex building.

Airlift stranded people in North Kashmir: PDP

The main opposition party PDP
along with a member of the ruling NC staged a dharna in
the J&K Legislative Assembly demanding airlifting of stranded
persons from areas of North Kashmir.

Dozen trains stranded for hours due to gap in track in Etawah

Rail movement on the Delhi-Howrah route was Monday disrupted and nearly a dozen trains were stranded following a gap in the railway track in Bharthana area here, a senior officer said.