A grandmother, two dogs, a four-month-old baby – every day, there are survivors surfacing in Japan as the country continues to assess the damage of a massive earthquake and tsunami. Names are put to the faces of the missing as people come forward in the media with amazing tales of rescue and endurance. Some stories … More Incredible survival stories from Japan
At 1.10 am on Tuesday the first tweet on the micro networking site Twitter read, ‘felt tremors? did u feel the same?’. Soon after news of an earthquake in spread like wild fire on social networking sites. People, especially from the central Mumbai suburbs, started talking about a possible earthquake in Mumbai. Savita Rizhwani, … More Earthquake in Mumbai?
Caring Charlie Simpson was so moved by pictures of kids being pulled from the rubble he wanted to help. He set out to raise £500 by riding his bike five miles around his local park in Fulham, South-West London.But online donors pledged £50,000, all of which will go to Unicef.Charlie’s mum Leonora said: “He was really … More A BOY of seven has raised more than £50,000 for earthquake victims in just one day
A 25-year-old Haitian man rescued on Saturday after spending 11 days buried in the ruins of a grocer’s shop survived on snacks and Coca-Cola, he told AFP in a hospital interview. “I feel good,” said 25-year-old Wismond Exantus, after he became the latest Haitian victim of last week’s earthquake to be pulled from the rubble by … More I survived on Coca-Cola, says man rescued from Haiti rubble