Survival

  • Man survives 3 days at bottom of Atlantic Ocean 04-12-2013 01:51 PM

    Entombed at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean in an upended tugboat for three days, Harrison Odjegba Okene begged God for a miracle. The Nigerian cook survived by breathing an ever-dwindling supply of oxygen in an air pocket. A video of Okene's rescue in May that was posted on the...
  • Chinese woman survives 15 days after falling down in a well 17-09-2013 06:04 PM

    Beijing: A woman has been found 15 days after she fell into a well in central China's Henan province, local authorities said Tuesday. Su Qixiu, 38, was found at the bottom of an abandoned well at Zhongfeng village in Xiayi county aound 4 p.m. Monday, Xinhua reported, citing the county's...
  • British man survives for record two years without heart 28-07-2013 02:46 PM

    A British man has set a record after he lived without a heart for two years - surviving with the help of an external blood pump. Matthew Green, 42, a married pharmaceutical consultant with a seven-year-old son, received a donor heart early last month having lived for two years with...
  • Couple ends life over wife's 'incurable' illness 02-07-2013 02:33 AM

    Visakhapatnam: A couple married for two months allegedly committed suicide on Monday after the husband came to know that his wife was suffering from an "incurable" disease, police said. V Vinod (29), who hails from Ravindranagar area and of late employed in Chennai, hanged himself from a ceiling fan inside...
  • US extends two child projects in India 08-03-2013 07:59 AM

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  • Dhoni survives injury scare in practice 18-01-2013 02:43 PM

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  • Karnataka: BSY's party threatens survival of Assembly 03-12-2012 10:56 AM

    Belgaum: The winter session of the Karnataka legislature begins on Wednesday, amid doubts over its survival, as many ruling BJP legislators are likely to attend the Dec 9 launch of the new outfit headed by former Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa. The two houses of the legislature, assembly and council,...
  • Can Kingfisher survive without a bailout?

    Aerial view |  Jitender Bhargava
    Kingfisher has been in the throes of a deep financial crisis for quite some time now. The severity of the crisis became evident again earlier...

  • Prejudice rooted in survival instincts of man 03-12-2011 06:58 PM

    Toronto: Prejudice is a trait that might be rooted in sheer survival as our ancestors avoided outsiders who might have been carriers of disease or plague, reveals a study. Research shows that when people feel vulnerable to illness, they exhibit more bias towards stigmatized groups. But a new study suggests...
  • Oldest fossils on Earth discovered 22-08-2011 12:45 PM

    London: The Earth's oldest fossils that show convincing evidence of cells and bacteria living in an oxygen-free world over 3.4 billion years ago have been discovered. The discovery has been made by a team led by Dr David Wacey of the University of Western Australia and including Professor Martin Brasier...
  • Toddler falls off 7-storey building, survives 04-11-2010 11:14 AM

    Paris: An 18-month-old boy in Paris appeared unhurt after falling seven stories and bouncing off an awning into a man's arms, witnesses told Le Parisien newspaper. Witnesses said the child and his four-year-old sister had been left alone briefly on Monday in their seventh-floor apartment in the city's 20th arrondissement,...
  • 17-year-old boy survives 200 feet fall 29-07-2010 08:59 AM

    In addition to suffering multiple bones in his face, Booth also lost some teeth, broke his knee cap and forearm. ...
  • Waiter who handled bag containing bomb survives 14-02-2010 09:48 AM

    CNN-IBN spoke to the waiter at the Bakery who was badly injured. ...
  • Watch: Survival in the city never about equality 22-08-2009 04:47 PM

    Gay people talk about the biases they have had to survive. ...
  • Living It Up: Overcoming the odds, surviving the city 12-07-2009 01:51 AM

    Meet Deepa Malik, a record-setting swimmer, also paralysed chest down. ...
  • Mistaken Identity: Tariq Dar, who wasn't a terrorist 13-06-2009 05:08 PM

    The young Kashmiri Muslim boywas branded a terrorist. ...
  • Urban Survival: Deal with a fast-paced life 06-06-2009 09:57 PM

    A fast-paced life leads to a number of stresses and emotions. ...
  • Booze saves Brit man after 50-feet fall 08-06-2008 09:25 PM

    Basseterre (St Kitts): The West Indies and New Zealand players used the third one-day international here to honour the late Runako Morton, the Leeward Islands and Trinidad and Tobago batsman who died in a road mishap in Trinidad in March. Players, team and match officials observed a minute's silence prior...
  • Woman gives birth to sextuplets 12-06-2007 11:23 AM

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  • How to survive an aircraft emergency 09-03-2007 03:14 PM

    Chances are you won't ever have to use the advice you are about to get - but if you fly - you really should listen up and this might one day save your life. ...