DNA: In conversation with Akshay Kumar and Gen VK Singh

Ahead of the release of the film Airlift and the onset of Republic Day, Sudheer Chaudhary exclusively speaks with Akshay Kumar and General VK Singh on the complexities faced during evacuations.

Working towards safe evacuation of Indians from Yemen: Govt

India is coordinating with the local authorities to ensure safe evacuation of its nationals from Yemen after a sailors group claimed that 70 seamen from Gujarat are stranded in the war-torn county.

70 sailors from Gujarat stranded in crisis-hit Yemen; MEA says working on evacuation

70 sailors from Gujarat stranded in crisis-hit Yemen; MEA says working on evacuation

India on Sunday said it is taking steps to ensure safe evacuation of its nationals from Yemen after a sailors group claimed that 70 seamen from Gujarat are stranded in the war-torn county.

Amsterdam hospital evacuates hundreds after pipe burst flood

Around 350 patients at one of Amsterdam's largest hospitals, including a dozen newborns, were evacuated on Tuesday after a water main ruptured and flooded the building, the hospital said.

Evacuation in China following heavy rains

Over 16,000 people were evacuated as rainstorms lashed parts of China`s Hunan province, authorities said on Sunday.

Hundreds evacuated near Jerusalem after massive wildfire

Around 700 people were evacuated as dozens of firefighting teams struggled to gain control of a massive wildfire that broke out near Jerusalem on Sunday, officials said.

6,000 people evacuated as rains continue to lash Madhya Pradesh

6,000 people evacuated as rains continue to lash Madhya Pradesh

Ten people died as heavy rains continued to lash western part of Madhya Pradesh following which around 6,000 people were evacuated from inundated areas on Monday.

Japan orders 5,000 to evacuate after heavy rain

Almost 5,000 people have been told to evacuate after torrential rain triggered landslides and flooding in Southern Japan.

Police evacuate part of US Capitol complex over possible threats

Authorities evacuated people from a US Senate office building on Tuesday after receiving a bomb threat by telephone amid reports of two suspicious packages, U.S. Capitol Police said.

Two dead after powerful typhoon Noul passes north Philippines

Two people were killed after a powerful storm grazed the country`s northeastern tip over the weekend, civil defence officials said Monday.

IAF evacuates 3,358 from quake-hit Nepal, relief operation on

The number of people evacuated from Nepal by the Indian Air Force (IAF) reached 3,358 as another flight carrying the evacuees landed in India on Friday, the defence ministry said.

Nepal earthquake: China's PLA faces flak over swift evacuation by Indian military

The Indian military's swift evacuation of thousands of Indians from quake-hit Nepal has put China's PLA on the defensive with questions raised as to why its efforts to rescue stranded Chinese nationals did not match that of India.

Indian carriers support evacuation from Nepal

Even as Kathmandu airport is faced with a critical shortage of parking bays affecting flight schedules, Indian carriers have resumed normal service.

Nearly 1,200 Indians evacuated from Nepal

The number of Indians evacuated from Nepal crossed 1,000 on Sunday as another flight with 141 onboard landed here. The total number of people brought back from the quake-hit Himalayan nation since the first plane landed late on Saturday night is now 1,191.

Evacuation of Bangladeshis from war-torn Yemen: Diplomat thanks India

With more than 300 Bangladesh nationals safely evacuated from war-torn Yemen and brought here on board two passenger ships on Saturday, a senior diplomat of the neighbouring country thanked India for the timely help.

Russia evacuates over 650 from war-torn Yemen: Officials

Russia on Sunday evacuated more than 650 people of different nationalities from war-torn Yemen by air and sea, officials said.

VK Singh sparks fresh row, calls media 'presstitutes'

VK Singh sparks fresh row, calls media 'presstitutes'

Minister of State (External Affairs) VK Singh has said that overseeing the evacuation of Indians from war-torn Yemen is less exciting than going to the Pakistani embassy.

Yemen crisis: India evacuates 3300 Indians so far, says MEA

A batch of 574 people, considered to be the highest so far, has been evacuated from Yemen`s capital Sana`a by Air India, while an another group of 479 was rescued from Al Hudaydah by INS Mumbai, taking the total number of Indians rescued from the strife-torn country to nearly 3,300 on Monday.

Yemen crisis: Indian Navy completes evacuation from Aden, tweets Sushma Swaraj

Yemen crisis: Indian Navy completes evacuation from Aden, tweets Sushma Swaraj

Continuing the process of evacuation of Indians stuck in war-struck Yemen, INS Mumbai carrying the rescued nationals on Sunday reached Djibouti, Indian Ministry of External Affairs said.

Bombs were exploding and bullets flying: Yemen returnee

It was a scene straight out of a Bollywood potboiler -- with bombs exploding and bullets flying, recalled a West Bengal resident who has returned from Yemen.