“Fight on, don’t despair”: the 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued from a flooded Thai cave complex described on Wednesday how they survived on nothing but dripping water, and even tried to dig their way out. The Wild Boars team were making their first public appearance after the long ordeal, waving, smiling and offering Thai traditional “wai” greetings on a national TV broadcast. One of the boys, 14-year-old Adul Sam-on recalled the moment when two British divers found the trapped group on July 2, squatting in a…
Twelve boys and their soccer coach rescued from a flooded Thai cave will watch a recording of the World Cup final, not the live broadcast.
Two days after 12 boys and their soccer coach disappeared inside a cave complex in Thailand, a team of Thai Royal Navy SEALs headed to find them.
MAE SAI: Rescuers who pulled a young Thai football team from deep inside a flooded cave were dismantling their worksite Thursday, as plans emerged to turn the spot into a museum in tribute to the daring operation. At least one film production house was already working on a scheme to make a Hollywood treatment out of the heroics of divers, cavers and medics who risked their lives to free the "Wild Boars". Stunning footage of that rescue was released Wednesday showing the youngsters -- aged 11 to 16 -- being stretchered…
Audiences around the world cheered the rescue of 12 boys and their soccer coach from a cave in Thailand with messages of support.
PRAGUE: A Czech-Polish team said on Friday that it had discovered the world's deepest underwater cave in the eastern Czech Republic. At 404 metres (1,325 feet) deep, the Hranicka Propast, a limestone abyss near the city of Hranice, beats out Italy's Pozzo del Merro cave that is 392 metres deep for the world record, Miroslav Lukas of the Czech Speleological Society told AFP. "We wanted to beat the Italian record. We succeeded and now we have the magic number of 404 metres," said Lukas, insisting the cave was "definitely"…
HYDERABAD: At least six people were dead when roofs of two buildings collapsed here, ARY News reported.