Showing posts with label victims. Show all posts
Showing posts with label victims. Show all posts

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Deadly Tropical Cyclone Hits Horn of Africa

Deadly Tropical Cyclone Hits Horn of Africa
At least 22 people have been killed, and others are still missing after heavy rains from tropical cyclone hit the Horn of Africa.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

At least five dead, 12 missing after Pakistan bridge collapses

At least five dead, 12 missing after Pakistan bridge collapses
At least five students have died and twelve others are missing after a bridge collapsed at a tourist site in Pakistani Kashmir, officials have said, adding there was little hope of finding survivors.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Kenyan Dam Bursts, Causing Deaths, ‘Huge Destruction’

Kenyan Dam Bursts
At least 21 people were killed when a dam in western Kenya’s Nakuru county burst its walls, overrunning nearby homes, the St John Ambulance rescue service said on Thursday.

Sunday, May 06, 2018

Turkey's capital Ankara hit by flood, 4 injured

Ankara hit by flood
Turkey's capital Ankara was hit by flood following heavy rain in Saturday afternoon, injuring at least four people.

Thursday, May 03, 2018

77 killed as powerful dust storms hit north India

dust storms hit north India
Dust storms tore across northern India killing at least 77 people and injuring 143 as trees and walls were brought down by powerful winds, officials said.

Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Four hikers found dead in Swiss Alps: police

Swiss Alps
Bad weather that forced a group of hikers to spend the night outdoors in the Swiss Alps have left four dead and another five in critical condition, local police from southern Switzerland's Valais canton said Monday.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Indonésie: au moins 10 morts dans l'incendie d'un puits de pétrole illégal

incendie d'un puits de pétrole illégal
Au moins dix personnes ont péri et des dizaines ont été blessées dans l'incendie mercredi d'un puits de pétrole illégal dans l'ouest de l'Indonésie, ont indiqué les autorités de ce pays d'Asie du Sud-Est.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Death Toll Rises to 15 as Floods Hit Tanzania

Floods Hit Tanzania
The death toll due to floods caused by incessant downpour in various parts of Tanzania rose to 15 on Tuesday.

Friday, March 16, 2018

At least 4 killed in Florida pedestrian bridge collapse

Florida pedestrian bridge collapse
At least four people have been killed after a pedestrian footbridge collapsed Thursday afternoon near Florida International University (FIU), local authorities said.

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Un fort tremblement de terre secoue la Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée

Un fort tremblement de terre secoue la Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée
Un séisme de magnitude 6,7 a secoué la partie centrale de la Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée, informe l’Institut d'études géologiques des États-Unis (USGS).

Monday, March 05, 2018

Three dead in Ireland snowstorm

Ireland snowstorm
Two more people died in Ireland, bringing the total number of deaths to three in the country since it was hit by a powerful snowstorm about a week ago, reported local media on Sunday.

Sunday, March 04, 2018

Week after Papua New Guinea Quake, Nearly 150,000 People in Urgent Need of Aid

Papua New Guinea Quake
Almost a week after a deadly quake struck the rugged Papua New Guinea highlands, nearly 150,000 people remain in urgent need of emergency supplies as damaged roads and landslides have hampered the delivery of aid to isolated communities, agencies have said.

Saturday, March 03, 2018

At least five dead as powerful storm hits US northeast

At least five dead as powerful storm hits US northeast
A powerful storm in the northeast of the United States has left at least five people dead, leaving a trail of flooded streets, power outages and brutal winds.

Friday, March 02, 2018

10 die, thousands stranded as arctic storms blast Britain

arctic storms blast Britain
A seven-year-old girl died in Looe, Cornwall in South West England when a car careered off the road into a house as arctic storms swept Britain Thursday, bringing the death toll to 10.

Thursday, March 01, 2018

At Least 21 Die as Blizzards Lash Europe

At Least 21 Die as Blizzards Lash Europe
Heavy snowfall and deadly blizzards lashed Europe Thursday, forcing Geneva’s busy airport to close, as the region shivered in a deep freeze that has gripped countries from the far north to Mediterranean beaches in the south.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Au moins 46 morts à cause du froid en Europe

froid en Europe
La vague de froid sibérien qui sévit en Europe avait fait plus d'une quarantaine de morts mercredi, dont de nombreux sans-abri, et continuait à semer la pagaille dans les transports.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Over 30 dead in Papua New Guinea earthquake

Papua New Guinea earthquake
Over 30 people are thought to have died Tuesday, following Monday's massive 7.5-magnitude earthquake that struck 96 km south-west of Mendi, in the Southern Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

16 Killed as Landslides, Floods Hit Central Java, Indonesia

 Landslides, Floods Hit Central Java
 Landslides and floods striking Central Java province of western Indonesia have left 16 people dead and 20 injured, disaster agency said on Saturday.

Sunday, February 18, 2018

Inde: une explosion de gaz pendant un mariage fait au moins 18 morts

une explosion de gaz
Au moins 18 personnes ont péri dans une explosion de gaz qui a pulvérisé vendredi soir un hôtel de Beawar, dans l'ouest de l'Inde, pendant un banquet de mariage, selon un bilan rendu public dimanche par les autorités.

All 65 passengers, crew feared dead in Iranian plane crash

All 65 passengers and crew were feared dead in a plane crash in central Iran after the domestic flight came down in bad weather in a mountainous region.

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