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

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Flooding Damages Roads, Homes in Vietnam; Deaths Rise to 15

Floods  Vietnam
Flash floods and landslides have damaged roads, homes and crops in northern Vietnam, where 15 people have died and authorities are searching for 11 more missing.

Friday, June 15, 2018

One year on, London remembers victims of Grenfell Tower fire

Grenfell Tower fire
London fell silent on Thursday as the British capital paid tribute to the victims of one of the biggest fire tragedies in Britain since World War II -- the fire that engulfed the Grenfell Tower high-rise apartment block.

Saturday, June 09, 2018

Thunderstorms, Lightning Kill 27 in Eastern Indian State

Thunderstorms, Lightning Kill 27 in Eastern Indian State
At least 27 people were killed and 34 others injured after thunderstorms and lightning struck them at different places in India's eastern state of Bihar, officials said Saturday.

Thursday, June 07, 2018

99 killed in Guatemala volcano eruption

99 killed in Guatemala volcano eruption
The death toll from the eruption of the Fuego volcano in Guatemala has risen to 99 as more bodies were found Wednesday, according to Guatemala's National Forensic Sciences Institute (INACIF).

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Onze morts, 25 personnes piégées par une explosion dans une mine en Chine

Onze morts, 25 personnes piégées par une explosion dans une mine en Chine
Onze personnes ont été tuées et neuf autres ont été blessés dans l'explosion d'un camion transportant des explosifs à proximité de l'entrée d'une mine de fer dans le nord-est de la Chine, a rapporté mardi la télévision d'Etat chinoise CCTV.

Guatemala volcano explodes again. - Nearly 200 missing

Fuego volcano
Nearly 200 people are missing and at least 73 people were killed since Guatemala's Fuego volcano began erupting over the weekend, officials said Tuesday.

Tuesday, June 05, 2018

69 dead as search for Guatemala volcano victims continues

Fuego volcano
The death toll from the eruption of Guatemala’s Fuego volcano has risen to 69 as family members desperately searched for the missing in makeshift morgues and on streets blanketed with ash.

Monday, May 28, 2018

All victims of plane crash in Havana identified

All victims of plane crash in Havana identified
Cuba's Institute of Forensic Medicine (IFM) has identified the remains of all the victims of the plane crash which took place on May 18 near Havana's Jose Marti International Airport, the daily Juventud Rebelde reported on Sunday.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Deadly protests in India spark suspension of copper smelting plant’s expansion

copper smelting plant’s expansion
An Indian court has halted the expansion of a Sterlite Copper smelter after 11 protesters were killed during rallies demanding the closure of the existing plant due to pollution.

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.

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