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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.
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Snohomish County Fire District 21 Chief Travis Hots said at a news briefing that searchers weren`t giving up on finding more people.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 28, 2013, 17:42
"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.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 11:33
Residents of a rural Alaska village reached survivors of a commuter plane crash two hours after the aircraft went down in freezing rain, authorities said.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 16:52
Torrential rain continued to lash many parts of Odisha on Thursday for the fourth consecutive day, bringing misery for the survivors of Cyclone Phailin in the state, a minister here said.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 26, 2013, 18:10
Thousands of survivors of the earthquake that killed 350 in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday waited for help as the government mobilised additional aircraft to rush relief materials to the affected areas.
Last Updated: Monday, August 26, 2013, 09:48
To aid survivors of acid attacks, an assemblage of paintings by eminent artists as well as budding painters is on display at a fund-raising exhibition here.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 11, 2013, 14:36
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.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 17:07
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.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 14, 2013, 15:38
Amid devastation by floods in Uttarakhand, flame of hope still flickers on in hearts of distraught relatives who are conducting door to door search for their loved ones in the worst-hit Kedarghati.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013, 18:27
A new study has said that in about 2.8 billion years from now, an ever-hotter Sun will have cooked up the earth leaving microbes to be the last surviving creatures.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 22, 2013, 15:55
Shocking tales of human apathy to the sufferings of Uttarakhand flood victims have come to the fore with some stranded people forced to pay Rs 250 for a `paratha` and Rs 100 for a small pack of chips.
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