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Afghan turmoil leaves Paralympic athletes unable to compete
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Afghan turmoil leaves Paralympic athletes unable to compete

Aug 16th 2021, 1:53 PM 3,086 Views 0 Comments

Taekwondo athletes Zakia Khudadadi and Hossain Rasouli are currently unable to leave their country.

Dozens dead after trains collide in southern Pakistan
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Dozens dead after trains collide in southern Pakistan

Jun 7th 2021, 9:25 AM 10,874 Views 1 Comment

One train derailed and another hit it soon afterwards.

'Lucky to be alive': Climber rescued after week trapped on New Zealand mountain
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'Lucky to be alive': Climber rescued after week trapped on New Zealand mountain

Aug 3rd 2018, 9:15 AM 20,192 Views 10 Comments

Terry Harch, a 29-year-old Australian soldier, was spotted waving his arm in the snow on Mount Aspiring.

Caver who helped in Thai rescue threatens lawsuit against Elon Musk
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Caver who helped in Thai rescue threatens lawsuit against Elon Musk

Jul 16th 2018, 8:38 AM 73,582 Views 66 Comments

Musk launched the extraordinary tirade against Vernon Unsworth without providing any justification.

Over 100 'chimneys' drilled into mountain in bid to reach trapped boys
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Over 100 'chimneys' drilled into mountain in bid to reach trapped boys

Jul 7th 2018, 7:45 AM 38,043 Views 13 Comments

The boys and their coach have been trapped for nearly two weeks.

Thai military diver dies as window for cave rescue narrows
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Thai military diver dies as window for cave rescue narrows

Jul 6th 2018, 6:39 AM 49,700 Views 36 Comments

Most of the trapped boys do not know how to swim.

Explainer: Why it'll be very difficult to rescue the Thai children trapped in the cave
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Explainer: Why it'll be very difficult to rescue the Thai children trapped in the cave

Jul 3rd 2018, 12:11 PM 48,531 Views 30 Comments

There are a number of options available to rescuers, but all will take time.

Rescuers battle heavy rain as search continues for 12 children trapped in cave in Thailand
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Rescuers battle heavy rain as search continues for 12 children trapped in cave in Thailand

Jun 27th 2018, 10:39 PM 14,296 Views 1 Comment

The youngsters, aged 11 to 16, and their coach have been stuck since Saturday.

Rescuers search for three Polish miners after deadly quake
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Rescuers search for three Polish miners after deadly quake

May 6th 2018, 2:50 PM 8,035 Views 1 Comment

Rescuers have not been able to establish communication with any of three other missing men.

Taiwan hotel collapses after 6.4-magnitude quake
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Taiwan hotel collapses after 6.4-magnitude quake

Feb 6th 2018, 5:36 PM 13,607 Views 4 Comments

Local media are reporting that a number of people are trapped inside.

Irishman tells of four year ordeal as he is accused of €135 million cocaine and gold robbery
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Irishman tells of four year ordeal as he is accused of €135 million cocaine and gold robbery

Jan 15th 2017, 10:00 PM 60,782 Views 34 Comments

Kenny Coalter said all he wants is to return to Ireland and visit his elderly mother.

Dublin Fire Brigade called out to man trapped under van after jacking techniques failed
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Dublin Fire Brigade called out to man trapped under van after jacking techniques failed

Jun 11th 2016, 1:42 PM 30,487 Views 33 Comments

A person died in a similar incident last week.

WATCH: Police officer saves man trapped beneath burning SUV
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WATCH: Police officer saves man trapped beneath burning SUV

May 18th 2016, 5:21 PM 18,199 Views 16 Comments

The man’s arm was trapped beneath the passenger side of the vehicle.

Kenyan rescuers try to reach woman and child trapped in collapsed building
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# Nairobi

Kenyan rescuers try to reach woman and child trapped in collapsed building

Apr 30th 2016, 3:34 PM 8,313 Views 8 Comments

The six-storey building was home to more than 150 families and had been condemned.

At least 20 dead as bridge collapses on crowds in India
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At least 20 dead as bridge collapses on crowds in India

Mar 31st 2016, 8:55 PM 20,513 Views 16 Comments

Army troops joined efforts to rescue those trapped inside vehicles that lay under massive concrete blocks and metal debris.

Girl (11) awarded €35k in damages after getting finger trapped in seat
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Girl (11) awarded €35k in damages after getting finger trapped in seat

Oct 6th 2015, 5:31 PM 32,506 Views 58 Comments

The girl’s hand became trapped while she was at a play.

A Kerry coastal community is cut off following a cliff landslide
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A Kerry coastal community is cut off following a cliff landslide

Sep 17th 2015, 9:10 AM 16,589 Views 20 Comments

17 houses at Rossbeigh are inaccessible by road following major subsidence on the Cliff Road earlier this week.

Climber stranded on 50m cliff saved in Howth
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Climber stranded on 50m cliff saved in Howth

Sep 8th 2015, 12:23 PM 16,692 Views 18 Comments

The man became stranded when trying to find a way off of the beach.

Man 'trapped in piece of furniture' in Co Cork
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Man 'trapped in piece of furniture' in Co Cork

Aug 28th 2015, 8:33 PM 32,683 Views 29 Comments

The incident happened earlier this afternoon.

Puppy 'melted to death' after being locked in boot of car
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Puppy 'melted to death' after being locked in boot of car

Aug 24th 2015, 10:31 PM 25,267 Views 34 Comments

The puppy was likely trapped in the car for a number of days.

Lucky escape: A cyclist fell into a Wicklow river and got trapped in thick brambles
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Lucky escape: A cyclist fell into a Wicklow river and got trapped in thick brambles

Aug 17th 2015, 12:44 PM 15,549 Views 20 Comments

Two lifeboat crew members managed to swim to the man. He was later taken to hospital.

Japan might put toilets in lifts in case people get stuck during earthquakes
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Japan might put toilets in lifts in case people get stuck during earthquakes

Jun 7th 2015, 4:30 PM 9,174 Views 21 Comments

Definitely qualifies as an emergency.

Families hope for a miracle to save passengers trapped in overturned cruise ship
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Families hope for a miracle to save passengers trapped in overturned cruise ship

Jun 3rd 2015, 8:24 AM 9,210 Views 2 Comments

Just 32 bodies have been recovered so far.

Watch the moment a huge crowd lifted a double decker bus off a trapped unicyclist
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Watch the moment a huge crowd lifted a double decker bus off a trapped unicyclist

May 30th 2015, 5:52 PM 26,614 Views 41 Comments

A crowd of around 50 gathered spontaneously.

A wheelchair passenger has lodged a complaint with Irish Rail after being locked on a train for 35 minutes
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A wheelchair passenger has lodged a complaint with Irish Rail after being locked on a train for 35 minutes

May 13th 2015, 11:33 AM 21,724 Views 46 Comments

When the train reached its destination its power was cut, leaving Gerard Gallagher trapped in darkness in Dublin’s Connolly Station.

This man's struggle to get his seatbelt off is endlessly entertaining
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# Trapped

This man's struggle to get his seatbelt off is endlessly entertaining

Apr 17th 2015, 8:07 AM 6,765 Views 0 Comments

“I’m gettin’ hydrophobic.”

Police rescue baby trapped in car on hottest day of the year
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Police rescue baby trapped in car on hottest day of the year

Apr 15th 2015, 8:26 AM 35,031 Views 44 Comments

Police said the incident was the fault of the vehicle and not the owner.

These fire fighters had to deal with a slippery customer yesterday...
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# Snakes And Ladders

These fire fighters had to deal with a slippery customer yesterday...

Feb 22nd 2015, 1:40 PM 23,051 Views 18 Comments

Life-savers.

Irish skiers 'threatened by police' as airport ordeal enters second day
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Irish skiers 'threatened by police' as airport ordeal enters second day

Dec 28th 2014, 2:45 PM 50,032 Views 82 Comments

Holidaymakers say they were also intimidated by airport staff, and told they would have to leave the facility for an emergency shelter.

Trapped over a €300 debt - the lives of Pakistan's slaves
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Trapped over a €300 debt - the lives of Pakistan's slaves

Dec 14th 2014, 10:15 AM 10,173 Views 29 Comments

“I’ve spent the last 40-odd years in this grind, sometimes in one factory, sometimes in another.”

Interpol trapped on their tour bus in New York snow for 50 hours
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# Winterpol

Interpol trapped on their tour bus in New York snow for 50 hours

Nov 20th 2014, 9:13 AM 3,309 Views 1 Comment

The band were on their way to Canada.

US troops in Iraq find plight of refugees 'better than feared'
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US troops in Iraq find plight of refugees 'better than feared'

Aug 14th 2014, 8:10 AM 6,128 Views 12 Comments

The Pentagon said an evacuation is now far less likely.

Passengers use collective strength to push train off trapped man
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# Push It Real Good

Passengers use collective strength to push train off trapped man

Aug 6th 2014, 9:50 AM 19,978 Views 19 Comments

These people = heroes.

Six teens rescued after being cut off by tide in Bundoran
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Six teens rescued after being cut off by tide in Bundoran

Jul 18th 2014, 8:01 AM 11,683 Views 6 Comments

The teens had climbed down a cliff side and became trapped with they could not make their way back up.

Adorable little puppy gets head stuck in wheel and breaks our hearts
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# Puppy In A Pickle

Adorable little puppy gets head stuck in wheel and breaks our hearts

Jun 24th 2014, 2:13 PM 2,883 Views 0 Comments

Why do bad things happen to cute puppies?

Thousands of eels die in ESB trap that was meant to help them
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Thousands of eels die in ESB trap that was meant to help them

May 15th 2014, 8:55 AM 20,732 Views 46 Comments

ESB have confirmed that 336,000 eels died in the traps in Donegal.

Little boy rescued after getting stuck in washing machine
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# Sticky Situation

Little boy rescued after getting stuck in washing machine

Apr 27th 2014, 2:11 PM 2,660 Views 0 Comments

The tot crawled in to fetch a toy..

Ryanair says video claims are 'untrue'
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Ryanair says video claims are 'untrue'

Feb 21st 2014, 3:04 PM 67,483 Views 168 Comments

The video says that passengers were held against their will on a delayed flight.

Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued
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Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued

Feb 16th 2014, 5:54 PM 8,882 Views 8 Comments

Officials say those rescued will be arrested for illegal mining.

Stranded Antarctic passengers finally rescued from stuck ship
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Stranded Antarctic passengers finally rescued from stuck ship

Jan 2nd 2014, 4:00 PM 15,524 Views 22 Comments

A helicopter from a nearby Chinese ship has begun ferrying scientists, tourists and journalists from the trapped ship.

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