News WrapGet Handpicked Stories from our editors directly to your mailbox

Thai cave rescue

Thai boys rescued from Tham Luang cave become Buddhist novices

The occasion was broadcast live on Facebook by local authorities and starts a process whereby the boys will live for nine days in a Buddhist temple.

Jul 24, 2018, 12:46 PM IST

Thai cave to be turned into a living museum, will show how rescue operation unfolded

The cave where 12 boys and their football coach were trapped is likely to be "major attraction" for Thailand.

Jul 12, 2018, 12:31 PM IST

Paul Pogba dedicates France semi-final win to rescued Thai boys

FIFA had invited the boys to Sunday’s World Cup final although the world organising body said that due to medical reasons the boys would not be in a position to travel to the game, although they would invite them to an event in the future.

Jul 11, 2018, 18:51 PM IST

Soon a film on Thai cave rescue case

Scott has been doing research in the rescue areas for several days. 

Jul 11, 2018, 18:31 PM IST

13 rescued from Thai cave lost 2 kg weight, some diagnosed with pneumonia

The rescue operations culminated on Tuesday when the last four children and the coach were successfully taken out of the cave.

Jul 11, 2018, 14:37 PM IST

Thai cave rescue: Main water pump failed just hours after the last boy was pulled out

The divers and rescue team was still more than 1.5 km inside the cave when the main pump failed.

Jul 11, 2018, 10:01 AM IST

All 12 boys and football coach rescued from Thai cave

All 12 boys and the football coach who had been stranded in the Thai cave have been rescued, Thai Navy SEALS have said. The 12 boys and their soccer coach were trapped for more than two weeks.

Jul 10, 2018, 17:30 PM IST

Eleventh person rescued from Thai cave, operation likely to end today

Eight of the boys were brought out on stretchers over the first two days - four on Sunday and four on Monday.

Jul 10, 2018, 15:41 PM IST

Sudarshan Pattnaik prays for stranded Thai team through sand art - In pics

Sudarshan Pattnaik used five tons of sand for his 'Thai Cave Rescue' creation and it took him three hours to complete the 4 ft high piece of art. 

Jul 10, 2018, 15:16 PM IST

Last five trapped in Thai cave will be brought out at the same time: Rescue chief

The third phase of an operation to rescue four remaining boys and their soccer coach trapped inside a flooded Thai cave began on Tuesday morning, the head of the rescue mission said.

Jul 10, 2018, 10:41 AM IST

Thai cave rescue, live updates: Divers extract another boy, 4 still inside

The boys were exploring the caves on June 23 with their coach when they were trapped inside by heavy seasonal rains.

Jul 10, 2018, 09:46 AM IST

Eight boys brought out of flooded Thai caves

The "Wild Boars" soccer team and their coach became trapped on June 23 when they set out to explore the vast cave complex after soccer practice, when a rainy season downpour flooded the tunnels.

Jul 09, 2018, 20:23 PM IST

Two more boys brought out of Thai cave, seven rescued so far

The rescue operation was launched on Sunday and four boys were brought out that day. They and were in good condition in hospital, officials said. 

Jul 09, 2018, 17:41 PM IST

Fifth boy brought out of Thai cave on second day of rescue, says official

Witnesses saw medical personnel carrying a person, wrapped in green sheets and lying flat, into an ambulance close to the mouth of the cave.

Jul 09, 2018, 15:53 PM IST

Mission to rescue Thai children from Tham Luang cave resumes, ‘good news’ likely in a few hours

A day after four of the 12 schoolboys were extracted from the Tham Luang cave in Thailand, the rescue mission resumed on Monday. Eight more boys, who were part of a soccer team, and their coach are expected to be brought out of the cave on Monday.

Jul 09, 2018, 14:21 PM IST

Elon Musk shares videos of 'kid-size submarine' built to assist in Thai cave rescue - Watch

In the videos shared on his Twitter account, the metallic pod can be seen being tested underwater in a swimming pool in Los Angeles. 

Jul 09, 2018, 11:14 AM IST

Two out of 12 schoolboys rescued from Thai cave by elite divers

Tossathep Boonthong, chief of Chiang Rai's health department confirmed that two boys are out and currently at the field hospital near the cave.

Jul 08, 2018, 18:04 PM IST

Rescue efforts for boys trapped in Thai cave begin

"Today is the D-day. The boys are ready to face any challenges," rescue chief Narongsak Osottanakorn told reporters near the cave site.

Jul 08, 2018, 10:49 AM IST

Want Pork shabu, fried chicken after this: Stranded Thai kids send heartwarming notes for family

In one heartwarming note, a boy begged their teachers not to assign too much homework.

Jul 07, 2018, 14:15 PM IST

Thai cave rescue: Alternative ways being planned to bring soccer team back, Elon Musk offers help

Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk tweeted on Friday that engineers from his firms - SpaceX and The Boring Company - were heading to Thailand to see if they could assist the rescue. 

Jul 06, 2018, 16:33 PM IST