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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea moves forward in submarine rescue ship development(DSME), a local shipyard. They have focused on the basic design of the 5,200-t
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 6 hours ago
(DSME), a local shipyard. They have focused on the basic design of the 5,200-ton ship capable of conducting submarine crew rescue operations amid waves as tall as four meters. Images of South Korea's new submarine rescue ship in development are... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Couple survives 25 minutes in frigid waters of northwest Minn....and called for help." Hubbard County deputies arrived at the nearby public acc
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 8 hours ago
and called for help." Hubbard County deputies arrived at the nearby public access, along with first responders, and began rescue operations. A deputy put on a cold water suit and along with a private citizen they were able to get the two... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Robots to volunteer at South Korea’s Winter Olympicsis HUBO – a walking humanoid robot designed by engineer and professor, Oh Jun-H
Asian Correspondent / Posted 12 hours ago
is HUBO – a walking humanoid robot designed by engineer and professor, Oh Jun-Ho. Initially developed in 2004 to assist in rescue operations, HUBO was given the honourable task of carrying the Olympic torch to demonstrate its abilities. The machine... Read more
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The Hindu
Whither disaster management after Ockhi?and Kerala, over 120 fishermen are dead and about 900 are still missing. Fisher
The Hindu / Posted 15 hours ago
and Kerala, over 120 fishermen are dead and about 900 are still missing. Fishermen who ventured out into the sea to help in rescue operations reportedly saw bloated bodies floating. They were, however, unable to bring several of these bodies back to... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Couple survives 25 minutes after falling through ice in frigid...and called for help." Hubbard County deputies arrived at the nearby public acc
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 15 hours ago
and called for help." Hubbard County deputies arrived at the nearby public access, along with first responders, and began rescue operations. A deputy put on a cold water suit and along with a private citizen they were able to get the two... Read more
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New York Daily News
Cyprus, Egypt, Greece agree to bolster maritime securitytalks. The ministers said that drills due to start in the next few months will
New York Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
talks. The ministers said that drills due to start in the next few months will sharpen coordination on search and rescue operations and protecting offshore oil and gas drilling in the area that could offer an alternative source of energy... Read more
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FOX Business
Cyprus, Egypt, Greece agree to bolster maritime securitytold reporters after their first three-way meeting Thursday that the exercises
FOX Business / Posted 23 hours ago
told reporters after their first three-way meeting Thursday that the exercises will sharpen coordination on search and rescue operations and protecting offshore oil and gas drilling. Sobhi said no one country can meet the many challenges posed... Read more
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FOX Business
Cyprus, Egypt, Greece agree to bolster maritime securitytold reporters after their first three-way meeting Thursday that the exercises
FOX Business / Posted 23 hours ago
told reporters after their first three-way meeting Thursday that the exercises will sharpen coordination on search and rescue operations and protecting offshore oil and gas drilling. Sobhi said no one country can meet the many challenges posed... Read more
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Business Standard India
Over 600 fishermen of Tamil Nadu, Kerala still missing after Cyclone Ockhito take steps to declare the cyclone, which battered Kanyakumari, a "national c
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
to take steps to declare the cyclone, which battered Kanyakumari, a "national calamity," and sought expeditious search and rescue operations for the missing fishermen. Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said the Centre has agreed to... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Tester fights to reauthorize critical funding for Montana countiesFiscal Year 2015. SRS funds are used to help cover the costs of schools, road
Char-Koosta News / Posted yesterday
Fiscal Year 2015. SRS funds are used to help cover the costs of schools, road maintenance, law enforcement and search and rescue operations. However, the program expired in 2015 and counties have been forced to rely on revenue from declining... Read more
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Daily Mail
Missing submarine 'was chased by Royal Navy Helicopter'of the crew of the submarine ARA San Juan react after hearing that the Argentin
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
of the crew of the submarine ARA San Juan react after hearing that the Argentine Navy will discontinue rescue operations on November 30 Family members of the missing crew members collapsed in grief as Babi broke the news at the... Read more
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Sun Star
Maritime council creation laudedpassing of an ordinance forming an inter-agency council to address all the mari
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
passing of an ordinance forming an inter-agency council to address all the maritime and security issues, conduct search and rescue operations, and enforce laws on environmental protection in the martime waters within the territorial jurisdiction of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Families Mourn Victims of the Sachangwan Multiple Accidentteam and students from the PCEA Nakuru West Medical College were among those wh
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
team and students from the PCEA Nakuru West Medical College were among those who rushed to the hospital to help with the rescue operations, as police and rescue departments brought them in. The Kenya National Highways Authority (KENHA) senior... Read more
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11 News Houston
Law enforcement drones stolen from official's vehicleleader in law enforcement drones. WFAA has profiled his work in the past, deplo
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
leader in law enforcement drones. WFAA has profiled his work in the past, deploying drones across North Texas and beyond in rescue operations, missing persons cases and other situations. This fall, his drones were deployed in response to Hurricane... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bodies of two Malaysian men from capsized sampan foundwere identified by family members to be those of Malaysian anglers Mr Chang Cho
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
were identified by family members to be those of Malaysian anglers Mr Chang Chong Kuok and Mr Tan Soon Heng. Search-and-rescue operations for the Malaysians stopped at 3pm, MPA said. The operations, which also involved Malaysian and Indonesian... Read more
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The Hindu
Cyclone Ockhi: One storm, many tattered livesthat diminish their hope that the three men could be alive. Blaming the govern
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
that diminish their hope that the three men could be alive. Blaming the government for not swiftly commencing the rescue operations, she says that no amount of compensation could bring back the love of her husband and their sons. “My sons... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wollongong to get new tactical rescue fire truckaccidents and large animal emergencies. “These highly specialised vehicles are
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
accidents and large animal emergencies. “These highly specialised vehicles are the first of their kind in NSW and will increase the capacity of our firefighters to deal with some of the most difficult and dangerous rescue operations,” Mr Grant s... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Law enforcement drones stolen from official's vehicleleader in law enforcement drones. WFAA has profiled his work in the past, deplo
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
leader in law enforcement drones. WFAA has profiled his work in the past, deploying drones across North Texas and beyond in rescue operations, missing persons cases and other situations. This fall, his drones were deployed in response to Hurricane... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Coast Guard’s report on El Faro focused more on proceduresinstalled in a float-free arrangement. 10. Examine the reliability rate of tec
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
installed in a float-free arrangement. 10. Examine the reliability rate of technology used during Coast Guard search and rescue operations. 11. Procure equipment that will provide search and rescue units the ability to attach a radio or strobe... Read more
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Beloit Daily News
Man, dog rescued from lakeDon Shoevlin said ice rescue team members encountered a half-inch of ice on the
Beloit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Don Shoevlin said ice rescue team members encountered a half-inch of ice on the lake. All personnel are trained in water rescue operations, with some specializing in swift water rescue and ice rescue operations. "They had to work pretty quickly... Read more
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The Hindu
Five soldiers trapped under snow in Kashmirthan 200 km from here, of Gurez. “A specialist team from the High Altitude War
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
than 200 km from here, of Gurez. “A specialist team from the High Altitude Warfare School reached the site and started rescue operations, which are still on,” the official said. Two soldiers of a patrol team of an officer and 10 troopers of 20... Read more
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Gulf News
Bodies of eight more fishermen recovered off Kerala coastGovernor to take up the case of affected families with the Centre. We have also
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
Governor to take up the case of affected families with the Centre. We have also urged him for continuation of search and rescue operations,” the Archbishop told the media in the state capital.While the Pinarayi Vijayan government has announced... Read more
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dna
5 soldiers missing along LoC after heavy snowfall in Kashmirof Gurez (Bandipora district) during heavy snowfall," Defence spokesman Colonel
dna / Posted 2 days ago
of Gurez (Bandipora district) during heavy snowfall," Defence spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said here. Search and rescue operations are on to trace the five missing soldiers, he said. Earlier, a police official had said that the three... Read more
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The Manila Times
Magnitude 6.2 quake hits southeastern Iran – seismological centerreports of damage. “The rescue teams present in the region have not reported an
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
reports of damage. “The rescue teams present in the region have not reported any casualties or damage yet,” the head of rescue operations for the Red Crescent, Morteza Salimi, told state broadcaster IRINN half an hour after the quake. The quake... Read more
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Sun Star
Women display skills in rescue, firefightingat the fire scene, you cannot anticipate what will happen,” she said. Aside fr
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
at the fire scene, you cannot anticipate what will happen,” she said. Aside from firefighting, the BFP 7 also conducts rescue operations. Candelario said they are also prepared to do rescue missions regarding attacks by the New People’s... Read more
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FOX News
Egypt official: Mideast peace prospects waningmilitary drills are planned for next year. The two countries also signed a coo
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
military drills are planned for next year. The two countries also signed a cooperation agreement on offshore search and rescue operations. Greece's Defense Minister Panos Kammenos will join both men on Thursday for three-way talks. 3:15... Read more
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FOX News
Egypt official: Mideast peace prospects waningmilitary drills are planned for next year. The two countries also signed a coo
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
military drills are planned for next year. The two countries also signed a cooperation agreement on offshore search and rescue operations. Greece's Defense Minister Panos Kammenos will join both men on Thursday for three-way talks. 3:15... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Study: Hurricane Harvey hit poorer communities hardestpopulations during and after storms. During Harvey, for example, social media
Houston Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
populations during and after storms. During Harvey, for example, social media applications became critical in directing rescue operations, an approach that excluded low-income residents without access to such technology. Fears of immigration... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hurricane Harvey hit poorer communities hardestpopulations during and after storms. During Harvey, for example, social media
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
populations during and after storms. During Harvey, for example, social media applications became critical in directing rescue operations, an approach that excluded low-income residents without access to such technology. Fears of immigration... Read more
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dna
Iran: Magnitude 6.2 quake hits southeastern province of Kermancentre reported, though media said there were no immediate reports of damage.
dna / Posted 3 days ago
centre reported, though media said there were no immediate reports of damage. "The rescue teams present in the region have not reported any casualties or damage yet," the head of rescue operations for the Red Crescent told state broadcaster... Read more
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The Manila Times
Magnitude 6.2 quake hits southeastern Iran: seismological centerreports of damage. “The rescue teams present in the region have not reported a
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
reports of damage. “The rescue teams present in the region have not reported any casualties or damage yet,” the head of rescue operations for the Red Crescent, Morteza Salimi, told state broadcaster IRINN half an hour after the quake. The quake... Read more
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The Hindu
Five soldiers missing as avalanches hit forward posts in J&KBandipora’s Gurez, in the past 24 hours,” Srinagar-based Army spokesman Colonel
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Bandipora’s Gurez, in the past 24 hours,” Srinagar-based Army spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia told The Hindu. He said the rescue operations are underway. However, the missing soldiers remain trapped for several hours now. Officials said a major... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Maritime officials interfered with Sewol investigation panel: ministryto make the fact-finding body's activities fizzle out in an attempt to conceal
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 3 days ago
to make the fact-finding body's activities fizzle out in an attempt to conceal the government's mishandling of the initial rescue operations, Ryu said. The ministry said it will request the prosecution look into the related allegations and noted... Read more
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asianage
BMC to produce telescopic rods to save firemenwhich are made up of carbon fibre or fibre glass. These rods will be 16.56 met
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
which are made up of carbon fibre or fibre glass. These rods will be 16.56 metres high and firemen can use them for bird rescue operations without endangering their lives. The BMC will procure 35 rods at the cost of Rs 77 lakh (each costing Rs... Read more
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International Business Times
The fascinating stories behind some of 2017's most memorable photos Zammit Lupi: "I spent five weeks with the Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) o
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Zammit Lupi: "I spent five weeks with the Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) on their ship, Phoenix, covering search and rescue operations in the Mediterranean. At the start of the Easter weekend we were on a routine rescue around 15 nautical... Read more
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Gulf News
Ockhi ‘apathy’: Catholics hold rally against Kerala governmenta fortnight after the Ockhi cyclone hit the Kerala coast, the waves of protests
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
a fortnight after the Ockhi cyclone hit the Kerala coast, the waves of protests against the allegedly slipshod search and rescue operations of the state government seem to be unending.In the latest show of disgruntlement against the manner in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Controversy Over Rescue Team After Sonko Takes Up Top Jobthe team comprised unqualified members lacking in basic rescue requirements, ad
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the team comprised unqualified members lacking in basic rescue requirements, adding that its work was a "PR gimmick". "Rescue operations are very technical. You need people with medical backgrounds, who can attend to patients. It's not enough... Read more
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Sun Star
Law on maritime council set for final reading this weekcoordinating council will implement measures to address all the maritime and se
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
coordinating council will implement measures to address all the maritime and security issues, conduct search and rescue operations, and enforce laws on environmental protection in the maritime waters within the territorial jurisdiction of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Ockhi: Death toll climbs to 40, 67 fishermen return to KochiKanyakumari coast in the Indian ocean, while a AN-32 aircraft along with local
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
Kanyakumari coast in the Indian ocean, while a AN-32 aircraft along with local fishermen also took part in the search and rescue operations. A sombre atmosphere prevailed in the coastal villages of Poonthura, Vizhinjam, Pozhiyur and Adimalathura... Read more
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NJ.com
Annual toy drive keeps fire captain's legacy aliveChurch for the Mark Lee toy drive organized by the Jersey City Fire Department.
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
Church for the Mark Lee toy drive organized by the Jersey City Fire Department. Lee, who died in 2014, assisted in rescue operations following the Sept. 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center. In his tenure with the department, Lee... Read more
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Gulf News
Search ops for missing fishermen on; 67 return to Kochi coastChurch members to hold a march to Raj Bhavan tomorrow to press for charter of d
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
Church members to hold a march to Raj Bhavan tomorrow to press for charter of demands Navy personnel carry out rescue operations in Lakshadweep following the cyclone Ockhi. Thiruvananthapuram/Kochi: Search and rescue operations to trace the... Read more
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The Hindu
Leopard enters apartment building in Andheri Eastthe leopard to enter. The leopard was first sighted at 6:30 a.m on the roof of
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
the leopard to enter. The leopard was first sighted at 6:30 a.m on the roof of Building 6 of Sher-e-Punjab Colony. Rescue operations were underway and the Fire Brigade sent an engine as a precautionary measure. Officials from the Sanjay... Read more
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Canberra Times
Emergency workload: Overstretched paramedic educators struggle to support front-line stafftraumatic births, heart attacks, major trauma, mass casualties, drownings, suic
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
traumatic births, heart attacks, major trauma, mass casualties, drownings, suicide attempts, mental health emergencies and rescue operations, Mr Hayes said. "We can't expect to maintain world-class paramedic standards without sufficient paramedic... Read more
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The Age
Emergency workload: Overstretched paramedic educators struggle to support front-line stafftraumatic births, heart attacks, major trauma, mass casualties, drownings, suic
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
traumatic births, heart attacks, major trauma, mass casualties, drownings, suicide attempts, mental health emergencies and rescue operations, Mr Hayes said. "We can't expect to maintain world-class paramedic standards without sufficient paramedic... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Emergency workload: Overstretched paramedic educators struggle to support front-line stafftraumatic births, heart attacks, major trauma, mass casualties, drownings, suic
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
traumatic births, heart attacks, major trauma, mass casualties, drownings, suicide attempts, mental health emergencies and rescue operations, Mr Hayes said. "We can't expect to maintain world-class paramedic standards without sufficient paramedic... Read more
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Gulf News
Kerala Church, fishermen protest ‘apathy’ in Ockhi victim searchfamily members who had gone out to fish when the cyclone struck the coastal reg
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
family members who had gone out to fish when the cyclone struck the coastal region.From the beginning of the search and rescue operations, there was discontent among the local residents about the ‘apathy’ in the functioning of different agencies... Read more
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EuroNews
Robotic manta ray may speed underwater search & rescuepropeller-based thrusters that are used by most autonomous underwater vehicles.
EuroNews / Posted 6 days ago
propeller-based thrusters that are used by most autonomous underwater vehicles." The robot could be used for search and rescue operations, as well as to perform underwater surveys and inspections, like those conducted by environmental groups. It... Read more
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dna
Indian Navy rescues 17 boats with over 180 people off Lakshadweep coastAn Indian Navy ship engaged in search and rescue operations in the aftermath of
dna / Posted 6 days ago
An Indian Navy ship engaged in search and rescue operations in the aftermath of Cyclone Ockhi today located about 17 boats with over 180 people off Lakshadweep coast.However, it was not clear whether the 180 people included the about 100 fishermen... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Inmate escape attempt in Pahrump prompts responseand Special Operations Response Teams, (SORT), to address high-risk situations,
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 7 days ago
and Special Operations Response Teams, (SORT), to address high-risk situations, including natural disasters, search and rescue operations, escapes and hostage takeovers. CCA officials have not identified, nor provided additional information... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Yacht club’s proposal to re-purpose old marine rescue basePatrol. However, the application says this use has become redundant since the g
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
Patrol. However, the application says this use has become redundant since the government “rationalised” state marine rescue operations. The club highlighted that the change could improve safety and community use of the harbour, which “has... Read more
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