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9 killed as Rohingya relief truck crashes

At least nine people were killed and 10 others injured as a Red Crescent truck carrying relief materials for Rohingyas veered off a road in Bangladesh on Thursday, an official said. Business Standard, 2 months ago

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Mass grave found in Libya's Sirte

Libyan security services and a Red Crescent team have found a mass grave in the city of Sirte, some 450 km east of Tripoli, according to a local official."A Red Crescent team, in cooperation with security services, managed to locate a mass grave in the town ...
 Prokerala4 weeks ago

Islamic State attacks kill at least 50 in east Syria - Kurdish Red Crescent

Islamic State suicide attackers killed at least 50 people in a triple car bomb attack on Thursday among a group of refugees in northeast Syria, a medical source in the Kurdish Red Crescent said. A large number of people were also injured by the three car ...
 Reuters2 months ago

Convoy rolls into Damascus suburbs with aid for 40,000: UN

A convoy from the United Nations and Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered towns in the besieged Damascus suburb of eastern Ghouta on Monday, bringing aid to 40,000 people for the first time since June 2016, the United Nations said. People hold banners as a United ...
 Reuters1 month ago

Red Cross: $6 million for Ebola fight stolen through fraud

Fraud by Red Cross workers and others wasted at least $6 million meant to fight the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the organisation confirmed today.The revelations follow an internal investigation of how the organisation handled more than $124 million ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Red Cross: $6 million in Ebola funds went missing from fraud  Business Standard1 month ago

Rohingya crisis: Red Cross faced with 'real challenge'

The Red Cross is faced with a "real challenge" following the Rohingya refugee crisis triggered by violence in Myanmar's Rakhine State, a senior official of the international humanitarian organisation has said."The specificity of the situation is that only the ...
 Prokerala1 week ago 9 dead as Red Cross aid truck for Rohingya crashes in B'ladesh  Business Standard2 months ago Nine dead as Red Cross Rohingya aid truck crashes in Bangladesh  Deccan Herald2 months ago Nine killed as Rohingya aid truck crashes in Bangladesh  Sify2 months ago

An India like no other

Every year, for thousands of years, the Sonepur Mela, transforms a small rural town in north Bihar into a giant's Archana Masih spent a day in the rural fair that once drew Chandragupta Maurya, Akbar, Shivaji, Rani Laxmibai and Kunwar Singh to buy elephants and horses for their armies -- and is something you may not have seen before.All Photographs: Seema Pant   Just as the year dies out, Sonepur, a small town in north Bihar, bursts into life."Sonepur is for the mela and ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Over 450 killed as Iran ends rescue ops, battles to shelter quake survivors

A powerful earthquake shook the Iran-Iraq border late Sunday, killing more than two hundreds people, Iranian state media said. Image: AP Tehran : Iran said on Tuesday that rescue operations have ended in areas hit by a powerful weekend earthquake that killed ...
 Sify1 month ago Powerful earthquake on Iran-Iraq border kills over 330  Deccan Herald1 month ago Over 130 dead in powerful earthquake near Iran-Iraq border  Sify1 month ago

The real story of Tiger Zinda Hai: How India got 46 nurses back from ISIS

In 2014, 46 Indian nurses were taken hostage by the ISIS in Iraq. They were initially stranded at a hospital in Tikrit and later moved to Mosul from where they were freed by the fighters of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. The upcoming Salman Khan-Katrina Kaif starrer Tiger Zinda Hai has a similar plot line. With the release of the film's first trailer, we revisit Vicky Nanjappa's account of how the crisis was handled then. Maureen, one of the nurses stranded in the territory held by ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Russia delivers humanitarian aid to Syria's de-escalation zone

Russia has delivered humanitarian aid to one of Syria's de-escalation zones.Russian military officers have ensured the delivery of humanitarian aid provided by the United Nations and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent to the Eastern Ghouta suburb of Damascus, where ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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