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Boy rescued from Gazipur

Detectives arrested two alleged kidnappers and rescued a five-year-old boy in Gazipur on Sunday, around one and a half months after his abduction from the capital's Uttara area.

May 29, 2016
May 29, 2016

European migrant crisis: Weekly boat rescues reach 13,000

The rescue of more than 600 migrants off Libya by a flotilla of EU ships takes the weekly total to at least 13,000, Italian authorities say.

February 16, 2016
February 16, 2016

Boy rescued from Gazipur

Detectives arrested two alleged kidnappers and rescued a five-year-old boy in Gazipur on Sunday, around one and a half months after his abduction from the capital's Uttara area.

October 27, 2015
October 27, 2015

Turkish fishermen save Syrian refugee baby (video)

Two Turkish fishermen rescued and resuscitated a Syrian toddler they luckily found floating unconscious in the Aegean Sea.

June 15, 2015
June 15, 2015

Real-life Batman?

A real-life superhero known as the 'Bromley Batman' saved a man from being mugged at knife point in south London.

May 24, 2015
May 24, 2015

Bangladesh to verify 208 trafficking victims

A Bangladesh delegation is ready to depart for Myanmar to verify nationality of the 208 migrants, victims of trafficking, rescued from sea recently.

May 15, 2015
May 15, 2015

700 migrants rescued off Indonesia

Another 700 Rohingya and Bangladeshi migrants are rescued off Indonesia on Friday, police say, as Myanmar undermined calls for a coordinated response to the human-trafficking crisis by threatening to boycott a planned Southeast Asian summit.