Taylor Swift makes donation to charity aiding sexual assault survivors

Taylor Swift makes donation to charity aiding sexual assault survivors

After winning the groping case against former Colorado DJDavid Mueller, Taylor Swift announced in a statement that she'd be donating some of her fortune to charities that aid the survivors of sexual assault.

Aug 17, 2017, 15:26 PM IST

12 dead in tunnel blast in southwest China

Twelve workers died following an explosion in a high-speed rail tunnel in southwestern China, state media said on Wednesday, after rescuers spent over 14 hours searching the rubble for survivors.

May 03, 2017, 09:34 AM IST

Survivors claim woman suicide bomber attacked Balochistan shrine

Some survivors of the terrorist attack at the Shah Noorani shrine in Kuzdar district of Balochistan have claimed that the suicide bomber, who attacked the shrine, was a woman.

Nov 15, 2016, 14:02 PM IST

After Libya beatings, migrant teen dies on eve of Italy arrival

A 15-year-old Somalian who survived beatings and forced labour in Libya died on the final stretch of his journey to Europe, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said Tuesday.

Aug 25, 2015, 16:17 PM IST

Queen Elizabeth II to visit ex-concentration camp in Germany

Queen Elizabeth II will visit a former concentration camp for the first time during her state visit to Germany later this month, Buckingham Palace said on Monday.

Jun 09, 2015, 01:58 AM IST

Survivors 'unlikely' in Nepal chopper crash: US military

The US military said on Friday it did not expect to find any survivors after locating the wreckage of a helicopter that went missing with eight people on board in earthquake-devastated Nepal.

May 15, 2015, 23:23 PM IST

Nepal earthquake: Survivors recount nightmare of shaking buildings, devastation

Shaken and traumatised by their homes turning into a rubble by the powerful earthquake in Nepal that also flattened buildings and iconic monuments, survivors were struggling to come to terms with the calamity and the loss of lives of their dear ones.

Apr 26, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

Pakistan releases Rs 45 mn for treatment of Peshawar attack survivors

Pakistan on Friday released Rs 45 million for the treatment of thirty injured students of an army-run school here which was the scene of a ghastly Taliban attack in December that killed 150 people, mostly students.

Feb 20, 2015, 21:12 PM IST

Post-attack Charlie Hebdo weekly circulation tops 7 million

Circulation of the "survivors`" issue of Charlie Hebdo, published after a deadly attack on the French satirical weekly`s Paris office, is set to top seven million, the distributor said Friday.

Jan 24, 2015, 02:48 AM IST
Early humans survived the last Ice Age: Study

Early humans survived the last Ice Age: Study

The genetic ancestry of the earliest Europeans survived the ferocious Ice Age that took hold after the continent was initially settled by modern people, a new study has found.

Nov 10, 2014, 18:08 PM IST
Japan volcano rescue suspended as death toll rises to 36

Japan volcano rescue suspended as death toll rises to 36

Japanese rescuers Monday resumed a grim operation to recover more bodies after 31 people were believed killed in a volcanic eruption, as survivors told of seeing hikers die when tonnes of ash and rocks thundered from the sky.

Sep 29, 2014, 09:58 AM IST

J&K floods: Heart wrenching stories of the flood survivors

Tragic stories of the J&K flood survivors.

Sep 12, 2014, 23:55 PM IST

`No survivors` in Ukraine refugee convoy attack; Govt blames pro-Russia rebels

An attack on a convoy of refugees in eastern Ukraine`s Luhansk has left no survivors, reports said Tuesday.

Aug 19, 2014, 18:22 PM IST

Pouring emotion helps breast cancer survivors

Writing down fears, emotions and benefits of a cancer diagnosis may improve health outcomes for Asian-American breast cancer survivors, a research reveals.

Aug 03, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

Afghanistan mourns victims of landslide, gathered aid effort rushes to survivors

Aid groups today rushed to help survivors of a landslide in northern Afghanistan that entombed a village, killing hundreds of people and leaving 700 families homeless in the mountains.

May 04, 2014, 20:25 PM IST

US mudslide: Search for survivors continues

Snohomish County Fire District 21 Chief Travis Hots said at a news briefing that searchers weren`t giving up on finding more people.

Mar 23, 2014, 14:15 PM IST

"We woke up to burning sensation", recount Bangalore-Nanded Express survivors

"We were all in sleep... All of a sudden, we all woke up to a burning sensation," said a survivor, who played a good samaritan to help three fellow passengers escape but lost his wife and uncle in the Bangalore-Nanded Express train fire tragedy.

Dec 28, 2013, 17:42 PM IST

Asiana offers USD 10,000 to crashed plane survivors

Asiana Airlines on Sunday said it was offering an initial compensation payment worth USD 10,000 to all surviving passengers on board a plane that crashed in San Francisco last month killing three people.

Aug 11, 2013, 14:36 PM IST

Bihar mid-day meal tragedy: 22 survivors discharge

Twenty-two of the 24 children who survived after consuming contaminated mid-day meal in their school in Bihar`s Saran district last month, were discharged from hospital.

Aug 06, 2013, 17:07 PM IST

Survivors face psychological problems, state apathy

For three days, Atul Negi, 29, was a possessed man -- he lost his voice, turned violent and needed at least seven people to hold him down whenever someone asked him how he survived in the floods that have wreaked havoc in parts of Uttarakand and killed hundreds, perhaps thousands.

Jul 04, 2013, 12:56 PM IST

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