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#Trapped

# trapped - Thursday 2 January, 2014

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

Stranded Antarctic passengers finally rescued from stuck ship

Jan 2nd 2014, 4:00 PM 15,532 Views 22 Comments

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

# trapped - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Helicopter to rescue passengers on science ship trapped in Antarctica
# Stranded
# Stranded

Helicopter to rescue passengers on science ship trapped in Antarctica

Dec 31st 2013, 4:05 PM 6,744 Views 15 Comments

The 52 passengers will be taken by helicopter to a nearby ship, while the 22 crew members are expected to remain with the trapped vessel.

# trapped - Monday 30 December, 2013

Attempt to rescue science ship stranded in Antarctica since Christmas fails
# Trapped
# Trapped

Attempt to rescue science ship stranded in Antarctica since Christmas fails

Dec 30th 2013, 10:07 AM 16,998 Views 62 Comments

It was the third attempt to rescue the scientific expedition ship which is trapped in ice estimated to be around 3 metres thick.

# trapped - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Rescuers due to reach ship stuck in Antarctic ice
# Stranded
# Stranded

Rescuers due to reach ship stuck in Antarctic ice

Dec 29th 2013, 1:29 PM 9,404 Views 6 Comments

The Russian passenger ship which has 74 people on board – a mixture of scientists and tourists – has been stranded since Christmas Eve.

# trapped - Friday 27 December, 2013

Help on the way for ship trapped off Antarctica since Christmas Eve
# Trapped
# Trapped

Help on the way for ship trapped off Antarctica since Christmas Eve

Dec 27th 2013, 12:11 PM 13,622 Views 15 Comments

The ship has 74 people aboard for a scientific mission

# trapped - Friday 27 September, 2013

Up to 70 people trapped after Mumbai building collapse
# India
# India

Up to 70 people trapped after Mumbai building collapse

Sep 27th 2013, 8:07 AM 4,789 Views 15 Comments

There were 22 families living in the five-story building, owned by the city’s civic administrative body.

# trapped - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Seagull trapped in power lines rescued by a helicopter
# Rescue Me
From The Daily Edge
# Rescue Me

Seagull trapped in power lines rescued by a helicopter

Sep 26th 2013, 9:32 AM 1,253 Views 1 Comment

A HELICOPTER!

# trapped - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Irish women reportedly arrested after Cairo mosque stand-off
# Egypt
# Egypt

Irish women reportedly arrested after Cairo mosque stand-off

Aug 17th 2013, 8:24 PM 22,359 Views 240 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs has been in contact with Egyptian authorities to try to secure their safety.

# trapped - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Centre apologises after woman with special needs locked in bus
# Bus Ordeal
# Bus Ordeal

Centre apologises after woman with special needs locked in bus

Jun 4th 2013, 10:11 AM 12,574 Views 21 Comments

The young woman was trapped in the vehicle for seven hours.

# trapped - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Rescuers use saws, wheelbarrows in dig to free trapped miners
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Rescuers use saws, wheelbarrows in dig to free trapped miners

May 15th 2013, 10:24 AM 3,588 Views 0 Comments

The mine collapse took place at a gold and copper mine in Indonesia yesterday.

# trapped - Friday 5 April, 2013

Death toll reaches 45 in India building collapse
# India
# India

Death toll reaches 45 in India building collapse

Apr 5th 2013, 7:15 PM 3,548 Views 1 Comment

The seven-storey building collapsed yesterday evening into a mangled heap of steel and concrete about eight metres high.

# trapped - Monday 11 February, 2013

Nine trapped after Russia coal mine blast
# Russia
# Russia

Nine trapped after Russia coal mine blast

Feb 11th 2013, 9:12 AM 2,442 Views 2 Comments

A total of 259 miners were working underground when the explosion went off at the Vorkutinskaya mine.

# trapped - Friday 1 February, 2013

Blast at Mexico oil giant's headquarters kills 25
# Mexico
# Mexico

Blast at Mexico oil giant's headquarters kills 25

Feb 1st 2013, 7:48 AM 2,436 Views 0 Comments

The company said the cause of the deadly incident was under investigation but it is thought it may have been a gas leak.

# trapped - Friday 4 January, 2013

76-year-old man gets trapped in bin while searching for lottery ticket
# Lotto Trouble
From The Daily Edge
# Lotto Trouble

76-year-old man gets trapped in bin while searching for lottery ticket

Jan 4th 2013, 9:47 AM 13,095 Views 17 Comments

He was rescued after passers-by heard his calls for help.

# trapped - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

28 miners rescued after underground ordeal
# Rescue
# Rescue

28 miners rescued after underground ordeal

Jul 17th 2012, 8:39 AM 2,499 Views 2 Comments

The gold miners had been trapped in underground chambers after a fire in the New Zealand mine.

# trapped - Saturday 14 July, 2012

12-year-old killed in farm accident
# Accident
# Accident

12-year-old killed in farm accident

Jul 14th 2012, 4:19 PM 12,707 Views 18 Comments

The boy became trapped under a tractor on a farm in Kerrykeel, Donegal.

# trapped - Saturday 23 June, 2012

'Help I'm Stuck' Pic of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
From The Daily Edge
# Pic Of The Day

'Help I'm Stuck' Pic of the Day

Jun 23rd 2012, 12:45 PM 7,206 Views 13 Comments

Young raccoon was rescued from storm drain using soap and oil.

# trapped - Friday 23 December, 2011

# trapped - Saturday 1 October, 2011

Pictures: four trapped after plane crashes into ferris wheel
# Crash
# Crash

Pictures: four trapped after plane crashes into ferris wheel

Oct 1st 2011, 11:57 AM 1,691 Views 14 Comments

Two children on the ride, and two men in the light plane were trapped after the aircraft collided with the ferris wheel at a fair.

# trapped - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Trapped lumberjack cut off five of his own toes to free himself
# Trapped
# Trapped

Trapped lumberjack cut off five of his own toes to free himself

Sep 1st 2011, 11:08 AM 536 Views 8 Comments

Jon Hutt, 61, said the pain was excruciating, adding: “I would cut for a while and then I had to rest.”

# trapped - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Muammar Gaddafi vows to fight on but is yet to be seen
# Libya
# Libya

Muammar Gaddafi vows to fight on but is yet to be seen

Aug 24th 2011, 9:24 AM 321 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, 35 journalists are trapped in a siege-like situations at the Rixos Hotel in Tripoli.

# trapped - Friday 15 April, 2011

Trapped boy called father for help before being hit by train
Live Apr 15th 2011, 9:42 AM

Trapped boy called father for help before being hit by train

# trapped - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Concern for Irish man trapped in earthquake hit building in New Zealand
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Concern for Irish man trapped in earthquake hit building in New Zealand

Feb 24th 2011, 9:33 AM 1,514 Views 0 Comments

The man is trapped in a collapsed building in Christchurch. The DFA are seriously concerned about his welfare and that of one other person in New Zealand.

# trapped - Friday 28 January, 2011

Brazilian man kept wife locked in cellar for at least 8 years
# Brazil
# Brazil

Brazilian man kept wife locked in cellar for at least 8 years

Jan 28th 2011, 4:45 PM 1,662 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, he allegedly live in the house upstairs with another woman. Police found his wife naked and locked in filthy basement after anonymous tip-off.

# trapped - Tuesday 12 October, 2010

Haircuts and heels: Miners' wives race to look their best

Haircuts and heels: Miners' wives race to look their best

Oct 12th 2010, 1:18 PM 752 Views 0 Comments

As the countdown to the rescue of 33 miners begins in Chile, the men’s partners start their own preparations…

# trapped - Monday 11 October, 2010

Chile: what happens next?
# Chilean Miners
# Chilean Miners

Chile: what happens next?

Oct 11th 2010, 9:27 AM 281 Views 0 Comments

The countdown to the rescue of the Chilean miners is finally underway. Here’s how the next 48 hours are likely to play out.