17 Sep 2012
My first tryst with mermaids was in kindergarten in a fancy dress competition. My aunt had created a fin out of yellow chart paper. When the 2 feet something mermaid in me lost, I remember my aunt saying, “Mermaids are shy of humans, so they don’t accept prizes.”Last week, I watched Mermaid, The Body Found, a programme that will air on Animal Planet on September 22 at 8 pm. In April 2004, two boys are the first to find whales, in large numbers, washed up on the shore of Washington state. Later, this was discovered to be the largest whale beaching ever witnessed.
03 Jun 2016
Tokyo: A Japanese boy abandoned in a dense forest by his parents for being naughty was found alive and unharmed today, nearly a week after his disappearance set off a massive search that kept the nation riveted.
09 Feb 2016
Jammu: An army jawan who was buried under 25 feet of snow following an avalanche in the Siachen glacier was today miraculously found alive in critical condition after six days of rescue efforts.
18 Aug 2014
Jakarta: Bad weather was hampering a desperate search on Monday for two foreign tourists still missing after a boat travelling between two Indonesian islands sank at the weekend, although 13 more people had been plucked from the water alive, officials said.
12 May 2012
A newborn boy who was declared dead by a doctor at the district hospital immediately after birth, was found to be alive when being taken for burial on Friday by the family members.
26 Jul 2016
Srinagar: Four terrorists were today killed and another apprehended by security forces during an encounter in Naugam sector near the LoC in Kupwara district of Kashmir, an army official said.
16 Sep 2016
Lucknow: Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday hinted that he has brokered a peace formula between his son and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and his brother Shivpal Yadav.
06 Aug 2012
Four labourers who were declared dead in the recent flash floods in Uttarakashi district have been reported alive, a top official said on Monday.
21 Mar 2011
It is just a miracle that Japanese police on Sunday found an 80-year-old woman and a 16-year-old boy alive under piles of rubble nine days after massive earthquake and tsunami rocked northeastern Japan, while the number of deaths and those missing from the disaster surpassed 20,000.
11 Aug 2016
Karachi: Legendary Pakistani batsman Hanif Mohammad was declared clinically dead for six minutes today before he was revived back to life at the Aga Khan hospital.