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
Rawalpindi.

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.

Lily Allen stranded at airport

Lily Allen faced the prospect of sleeping at an airport Saturday night.

Gehlot writes to PM to help Haj pilgrims stranded in Jeddah

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has
sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s intervention to ensure
safe return of Haj pilgrims from the state who, he said, are
stranded at the Jeddah airport.

Nearly 4,500 stranded on cruise ship off Mexico

Nearly 4,500 passengers and crew
on a seven-day cruise to the Mexican Riviera were stranded off
the coast of Mexico after an engine room fire cut power to
their ship.

Stranded British submarine damaged in tug collision: Navy

Britain`s newest nuclear submarine,
which became stranded on a sandbank off the coast of Scotland
last month, has now been damaged in a collision with a tug
that came to rescue it, the Navy said.

Alaigiri comes to rescue of 80 TN workers stranded in Libya

More than 80 construction
workers from Tamil Nadu stranded in Libya without proper food
and wages for several months have found their saviour in Union
Minister M K Alaigiri, who has arranged for their rescue.