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 NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  31/12/2011     
 
Military plane crashes in southern Sudan, killing 6
Upfront News
KHARTOUM, SUDAN (BNO NEWS) — Six people were killed on Friday when a military plane crashed shortly after take-off in the southern region of Sudan, local media reported. There were no survivors. Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) spokesman al-Sawarmi Khalid ... See all stories on this topic »
8 dead in burning 2-car wreck in East Texas
USA TODAY
By Michael Winter, USA TODAY A fiery two-car crash in East Texas has killed eight people, including a mother and her three children, the Associated Press says. A rented Chevrolet Malibu headed east on US 82 crossed the center line and struck a ...
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7 killed in crash on Kenyan highway
Capital FM Kenya
Overtaking is one of the factors that we know has caused fatal crashes. We want drivers to continue driving safely… not over speeding and overtaking,” said Kimaru urging drivers to exercise caution on the roads as the year comes to an end. ...
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Exploding petrol tanker kills 14 in Venezuela
euronews
http://www.euronews.net/ At least 14 people died in Venezuela when a petrol tanker overturned and exploded on a main road, setting fire to eight cars and a bus. The accident happened on the Panamerican Highway outside the capital, Caracas. ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  30/12/2011
Volunteer firefighter killed in Enderby, BC, fire
CBC.ca
The community of Enderby, BC, is grieving after a volunteer firefighter was killed and another was injured by a fire and an explosion that tore through a log home construction business in the north Okanagan region. The family of the dead firefighter ...
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Fire Kills 17 (Six of the dead were firefighters) in Myanmar's Main City of Yangon
ABC News
By AYE AYE WIN AP A fire followed by several explosions engulfed state warehouses and neighboring homes in Myanmar's main city of Yangon on Thursday, killing at least 17 people and injuring 108. The blasts occurred as firefighters were putting out the ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  29/12/2011
6 People Dead as Floods in Visayas, Mindanao affect over 50000—NDRRMC
Inquirer.net
Six persons were killed, four from a ferry boat that capsized in Magat River ... and two from Barangay San Isidro, Tabogon, Cebu due to drowning, it said. ...
Myanmar explosion kills 11, dozens injured: officials
AFP
YANGON — At least 11 people were killed and dozens more injured in a large, unexplained explosion and fire in Myanmar's commercial hub and former capital Yangon early on Thursday, officials and witnesses said. Residents in several areas of the city ... See all stories on this topic »
Firefighters Offered Counseling After Stamford Blaze Kills 5
NBC New York
Authorities said embers in a bag of discarded fireplace ashes started the accidental fire that killed a couple and their three grandchildren. By John Christoffersen Fast-moving blaze that gutted old Victorian home in Stanford may have started with a ...
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 NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  28/12/2011
South African holiday road toll passes 900
NEWS.com.au
MORE than 900 people have died on South Africa's roads this December, with 19 killed in the latest ghastly crash, a head-on collision between a minibus taxi and a car. A car with four passengers tried to pass another car on a highway in the Free State, ... See all stories on this topic »
Two medics among three dead as helicopter crashes on donor flight
Daily Mail
The crash and others like it illustrate that just transporting the organs for transplants can be a delicate endeavor. In 1990, a surgeon and an assistant flying to pick up a donor heart for a patient were killed in a plane crash in New Mexico. ...
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Nipissing volunteer firefighter killed in crash on way to fire
CBC.ca
Provincial police in North Bay say a volunteer firefighter is dead after a fire truck crashed into a ditch on the way to a call Tuesday morning. The crash happened at 9:30 am ET on Highway 534, about 35 kilometres west of Powassan. Const. ...
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 NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  26/12/2011 
New Jersey plane crash: 5 killed as small plane crashes onto New ...
An entire family, including two young children, is dead, and aviation investigators have a long, tough job ahead as they try to figure out how the plane carrying ...
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Mayor: House fire kills 5 in Stamford, Conn.
USA TODAY
(AP) – Fire tore through a house in Stamford early Sunday, killing five people, making it among the worst Christmas days in the city's history, the mayor said. By Lindsay Niegelberg, AP Police officers and firefighters respond to a fire in Stamford, ...
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Christmas fire in Isabela kills 5
Inquirer.net
By Villamor Visaya Jr. ALICIA, Isabela—It was a tragic Christmas for a family here on Sunday when fire gutted their house and killed five family members, including two children. Members of the family of Salvador Blanza Sr., a businessman, ...
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6 die in latest school bus accident in China
CBS News
The report did not give the ages of the students or the cause of the accident. Xinhua said the crash happened on a mountainous road in Yunnan province. A local government official confirmed the accident but would not give any details. ...
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50 dead as Xmas accident toll soars
The Zimbabwe Standard
On Friday, unconfirmed reports said three people died on the spot while several others died on the way to hospital when a Sheron Bus Service coach heading to Beitbridge from Harare collided with a truck near Beatrice, some 60 km from the capital city, ... See all stories on this topic »
Colombia fuel pipeline explosion kills at least 11
BBC News
A leak set off a fire and blast that destroyed or damaged dozens of homes. Firefighters at the scene said more bodies might be found as they searched through the debris. The explosion happened at about 04:30 local time on Friday morning in Dosquebradas ... See all stories on this topic »
Peabody firefighter perishes in blaze
Boston.com
By Peter Schworm, Travis Andersen and Kathy McCabe PEABODY - A veteran city firefighter and married father of three young children died yesterday while battling a three-alarm fire, the tragic death coming just two weeks after a Worcester firefighter ... See all stories on this topic »
12 dead on SA roads in one day
Independent Online
In a separate accident, a man was killed and a family of four were injured when their cars collided on the N2, north of Durban. “The driver of one car was flung from his vehicle and died on impact,” Wicks said. A couple and two girls, aged between five ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  22/12/2011 
Brunei bus crash death toll rises to 7
New Straits Times
By Kristy Inus & Avila Geraldine | 0 comments KOTA KINABALU: The death toll from yesterday's Brunei tour bus mishap at Km8.9 of the Ranau-Tamparuli road near Kampung Kaporingan in Tamparuli has risen to seven. Tour leader Awang Tarsad Damit, 58, ... See all stories on this topic »
Bus crashes into brick-laden truck in southeast Turkey, killing 25 and injuring 16
Washington Post
The truck driver was seriously injured in the crash. The thoroughfare had been reduced to a single lane each way due to roadwork, which probably contributed to the crash, said Ferit Basar, the mayor of nearby Yukari Salat town. ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  21/12/2011
Small-plane crash on NJ highway kills 5, including 2 NYC investment bankers ...
Washington Post
The New York investment banking firm Greenhill & Co. said two of its managing directors, Jeffrey Buckalew, 45, and Rakesh Chawla, 36, as well as Buckalew's wife and two children, were on the plane, which crashed on Interstate 287. ...
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Turkish quake death toll rises to 19
Albany Times Union
Rescuers have pulled out 24 survivors from the rubble of three buildings, collapsed by an earthquake in Van, the country's disaster management authority said Thursday. At least seven were killed and dozens of others trapped. The magnitude-5.7 quake was ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  20/12/2011
Pasig fire kills 6
ABS CBN News
MANILA, Philippines – Fire gutted a residential area in Pasig City past midnight Monday, killing 6 people. The victims were identified as couple Joseph and Ana Marie Edloy, and their children Joanna Marie, 4; Jelaiza, 3; and Brian, 2. ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  19/12/2011
More than 200 asylum seekers feared dead
New Zealand Herald
National Search and Rescue Agency spokesman Gagah Prakoso earlier said "it's very likely they have all drowned." "It's impossible even for a good swimmer with a life vest to swim to shore safely in such extreme conditions. When boats sink like this, ... See all stories on this topic »
Philippine death toll climbs to nearly 1000 in worst cyclone in three years
eTaiwan News
It is the deadliest cyclone to hit the nation in three years and sparking criticism of the government's lack of preparation. 82 people were still missing, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said in its noon report today. ...
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Philippines hit by devastating Tropical cyclone with floods, nearly 600 killed ...
eTaiwan News
By Evelyn Lin Southern Philippines has been devastatingly swept away by Tropical cyclone Washi with flash floods, killing at least 569 people as they slept, the Red Cross said on Sunday. Hundreds more on to their rooftops to seek refuge and turned two ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  16/12/2011
Airplane crashes into Philippine school, 13 killed - Yahoo! News
From Yahoo! News: A light airplane crashed into a school building Saturday near the Philippine capital after its pilot requested an emergency landing shortly ... news.yahoo.com/airplane-crashes-philippine-school-13-killed-...
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  15/12/2011
Car tumbles down hillside, 7 dead
Calcutta Telegraph
The driver, too, died in the crash. Although there are no ban on night travel in Sikkim, tourists are advised against it especially in winter as visibility drops to almost zero because of fog and it is difficult to spot the hairpin bends and curves. ...
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Fire kills 6 in care home as retiree 'opens sweets with lighter'
Kuwait Times
MARSEILLE: A fire in a French retirement home killed six women yesterday, after a 75-year-old man tried to open a packet of sweets with his cigarette lighter, officials said. An investigation has been launched into the blaze, which broke out at around ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  13/12/2011
8 killed in Mbarara bus accident
New Vision
By Western district correspondent Eight people have been confirmed dead and several others left nursing major injuries after a passenger bus swerved off a highway in Mbarara district. The accident occured at Kayanja, Sanga in the western district of ...
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School bus rolls into river, kills 15 children
Herald Sun
Source: AFP AUTHORITIES in eastern China say 15 primary school children have been killed after the bus they were travelling in rolled into a river, in the latest fatal accident involving students. The crash comes just days after China's cabinet ...
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Death toll hits 7 in coach, truck accident in southwest
The death toll in a coach-truck crash on a fog-shrouded national highway early yesterday morning in the Southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Re... www.globaltimes.cn/.../Death-toll-hits-7-in-coach-truck-accide...
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  12/12/2011 
23 killed, 87 injured in three separate road accidents in China
Hindustan Times
In another accident, nine people were killed and seven others seriously injured after a long-distance coach collided with a heavy-duty truck in Hotan in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region early today. The accident occurred when the ... See all stories on this topic »
13 killed as van crash sparks fire in Vehari
The News International
LAHORE: Thirteen people, including three children, were killed on Saturday and another 15 injured when a road accident in Vehari district led to explosion of the gas cylinder of one of the two vehicles, police said. A van carrying 32 passengers ...
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Helicopter crash kills 5 near Hoover Dam
allvoices
By sarah1 A helicopter crash killing five people onboard was reported this Wednesday. The helicopter was on a tour of the Hoover Dam and Las Vegas Strip when it crashed into the mountains. As the site of crash was not easy accessible, the rescue team ...
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Mudslide collapses on bus in Colombia, 6 dead
SunHerald.com AP BOGOTA, Colombia -- A hillside loosened by heavy rains collapsed on a bus, killing five adults and a boy, Colombian officials said Thursday. One of the victims managed to call for help by cellphone and told relatives she was trapped before she died, ... See all stories on this topic »
Plane crashes; 14 die
Manila Bulletin
Parañaque Mayor Florencio Bernabe Jr., who was at the crash site, said the ball of fire caused by the plane crash immediately spread across a creek and onto the three-storey F. Serrano Elementary School, burning parts of the school. ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  9/12/2011
India Hospital Fire Kills 89
Wall Street Journal
By KRISHNA POKHAREL A fire in a Kolkata hospital kills at least 73 people, mostly patients. Raw clip, courtesy of Reuters. NEW DELHI--A fire early Friday in a hospital in Kolkata, in the eastern Indian state of West Bengal, killed at least 89 people by ... See all stories on this topic »
70 killed in Kolkata hospital fire, 'owners missing'
Hindustan Times
A firefighter smashes glass windows of the AMRI Hospital nursing home as he searches for survivors after a fire broke out in Kolkata. At least 70 patients suffocated to death when a massive fire broke out in a centrally-airconditioned seven-storey ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  8/12/2011  
Firefighter killed today was at 1993 fatal warehouse blaze
Worcester Telegram
... STAFF Firefighter Jon D. Davies, who died battling today's blaze at 49 Arlington St., was among the firefighters who battled the fatal 1999 Worcester Cold Storage and Warehouse Co. fire that claimed the lives of six of his fellow firefighters. ...
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Mudslide collapses on bus in Colombia, 6 dead
The Associated Press
... cellphone and told relatives she was trapped before she died, said Cesar Uruena, ... At least four other people were slightly injured when the mudslide ...
5 killed in Las Vegas tourist plane crash
Telegraph.co.uk
Five people have been killed after a tourist helicopter flying from Las Vegas crashed near the Hoover Dam, a spokesman for the National Park Service in Nevada has said. By Amy Willis, Los Angeles The pilot of the helicopter and all four passengers died ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  7/12/2011
5 students confirmed dead after horrific car crash ...
Five New Oxford High School students confirmed dead after horrific car crash, Route 94 Hamilton township, Adams County, soccer players. www.fox43.com/.../wpmt-5-children-killed-in-crash-in-adams...
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  6/12/2011
8 killed, 20 injured in road accident
Pakistan Daily Times
QUETTA: At least eight people, including two women, were killed and 20 others sustained injuries in a deadly collision between a passenger coach and a truck in the Killi Habibzai area of Pishin on Monday. According to sources, a passenger coach was on ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  5/12/2011 
LA Firefighter Dies After Mobile Home Fire Rescue - Fire Engineering
Firefighter Scott Osenenko of Fire Protection District # 4, Livingston Parish, Louisiana, died in the line of duty immediately after searching a burning mobile home ... www.fireengineering.com/.../la-firefighter-dies-after-mobile-h...
Firefighter killed in fall
Charleston Gazette
A Kanawha County volunteer firefighter was killed early Sunday morning after he fell from a bridge. Joey King, 61, of the Davis Creek Ruthdale Volunteer Fire Department, died around 2 am Sunday after a fall from the Steven Wayne Smith Memorial Bridge ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  4/12/2011
Death of firefighters
Korea Times
Fire claimed six firefighters in 2006, seven in 2007, nine in 2008, three in 2009 and 10 in 2010. The figures indicate that firefighters run the persistent risk of death. Besides, more than 300 firefighters sustain injuries every year. ...
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Louisiana Firefighter Dies in the Line of Duty
KATC Lafayette News
The cause of this fire in still under investigation, an electric space heater is currently be evaluated as a possible cause. His death marks the fourth line of duty firefighter death this year in Louisiana. Firefighter Osenenko leaves behind two ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  1/12/2011 
Deadly fire kills 9 in Hong Kong
China Daily
HONG KONG - Nine people were killed and more than 30 others were injured in a fire that lasted over seven hours in downtown Hong Kong on Wednesday. The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government's Criminal Investigation Department has been .. See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  27/11/2011
6 dead in Togo as bus carrying top-flight football team Etoile Filante crashes
Telegraph.co.uk
"As part of the fifth day of the national football championship in first division, the team of the Etoile Filante was on their way to play against Sokode Semassi when they were the victim of a serious traffic accident this Saturday, November 26 2011 at ...
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10 die, 15 injured in Benin-Ore road crash
Vanguard
By Gabriel Enogholase BENIN—NO fewer than 10 persons were, yesterday, killed in a fatal road accident at Ovia River Bridge, along Benin-Ore-Shagamu dual carriage-way. Over 15 passengers were said to have been injured in the accident which involved two ... See all stories on this topic »
5 dead in Ogunpa bridge accident
Nigerian Tribune
According to a lady who arrived at the scene of the accident, the occupants of the car were on their way to Osun State when the accident occurred. The lady who nearly fainted when she saw the corpse of the dead accident victim said, “They called me ... See all stories on this topic »
8 Killed, Eight Hurt When L'Etiole Filante Club Bus Crashes in Togo
Bloomberg
The bus caught on fire “very quickly” after crashing when a tire burst, the Togolese government said today on its website. The team was traveling to play Semassi Sokode in the Togo top division when the accident occurred, the government said.
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Residential building fire kills 6 in N. Russia
Shanghai Daily (subscription)
26 (Xinhua) -- Six people were killed when a fire engulfed a residential building in Russia's northern autonomous district of Yamalo-Nenets on Saturday, local media reported. The fire broke out in a two-story building with 18 rooms in the city of Nadym ... See all stories on this topic »
 NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  25/11/2011
Plane crashes into Arizona's Superstition Mountains east of Phoenix; 6 dead
New York Daily News
BY Bill Hutchinson Floodlight illuminates the fiery scene of a fatal twin-engine plane crash in Arizona's Superstition Mountains. A small plane plowed into Arizona's famed Superstition Mountains Wednesday night killing six people and causing a fireball ...
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9 Killed in East China Fire
CRIENGLISH.com
[Photo: Xinhua] The death toll in a fire that broke out Thursday morning in Nanchang, the capital of east China's Jiangxi Province, has risen to nine after firefighters found two more bodies in the debris. The local fire department said search and ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  23/11/2011 
Officials say US plane crash killed all 6 aboard
Albany Times Union
BOB CHRISTIE, AP, WALTER BERRY, Associated Press A helicopter search light looks over the scene of an aircraft that crashed in the Superstition Mountains in Apache Junction, on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011. The small plane with three adults and three ... See all stories on this topic »
Jharkhand train fire kills 7
Deccan Herald
Seven train travellers, including an Australian woman and two children, were charred to death when two air-conditioned coaches of the Dehradun-bound Doon Express caught fire in Jharkahand's Giridih district early Tuesday. The 72 passengers were asleep ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  21/11/2011  
Major fire in eunuch meet kills 13 in Delhi
Times of India
Delhi police and rescue team members at the site where a major fire broke out during a congregation of eunuchs at a community centre in Nand Nagri area of East Delhi on Sunday. (PTI Photo) NEW DELHI: At least 13 persons died and 35 suffered serious ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  18/11/2011
Powerful storms kill 6 people in U.S. Southeast | Earth ...
By Matt Daniel
On November 16, 2011, a strong cold front triggered severe storms and tornadoes across Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina    EarthSky
Death toll rises to 11 from nursing home blaze
ABC Online
Elderly residents of the nursing home were rushed to hospitals across Sydney after the fire. The death toll continues to rise nearly two weeks after a fatal fire at a western Sydney nursing home, with an 11th fatality yesterday. Fire ripped through the ...
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BBC News - Nurse charged after 5 deaths in fatal Sydney nursing home fire
bbc.co.uk/news/world-15802931
2 hours ago – A nurse has been charged with murder following Friday's fire at a Sydney nursing home that killed five elderly residents, Australian police have ...
Crammed minibus crashes, kills 18 kids in China
San Francisco Chronicle
News of the crash ignited public anger across China, with hundreds of thousands of people venting on Twitter-like microblogs, highlighting an underfunded education system that especially shortchanges students in remote areas. "This accident says a lot ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  17/11/2011
Citra fire kills 5 children
The Ledger
A house fire in Citra, Monday night, claimed the lives of fire children. Three adults survived the deadly blaze. Interview with Angela Stroud, a neighbor who heard the cries as well as Marion County Fire Rescue Spokeswoman, Pevetta Persaud.
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 NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  16/11/2011
20 die in horrific road crash in South Africa
MSN India
Most of the people who died when the accident occurred in the early hours of the day were asleep, according to survivors of the horror crash. Described as one of the worst accidents ever on the notorious long stretch of road between the towns of ...
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Copter crash kills 5
FireEngineering.com
The Hoolehua, Molokai, Fire Department responded to reports of the helicopter crash in the hills behind Kilohana Elementary School Thursday. Rescue personnel recovered four bodies Thursday evening and were attempting to retrieve a fifth from the wreck ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  14/11/2011
Fire in pharma unit kills 5, injures 3
Daily News & Analysis
By DNA Correspondent | Place: Ahmedabad | Agency: DNA Five labourers were killed and three others seriously injured in a major fire that erupted in the bottling process chamber of a pharmaceutical company near Kadi in Mehsana district on Saturday. ... See all stories on this topic »
6 dead in Australia car crash
UPI.com
13 (UPI) -- An Australian school is struggling to deal with the deaths of five students after a fiery road accident. Four Emmanuel College 2009 graduates were killed in a road collision in Warrnambool, Victoria, Saturday, while a fifth person died in a ...
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Fire kills 6 at construction site in Russia's Komi Republic - Tass via ...
Fire kills 6 at construction site in Russia's Komi Republic - Tass via Xinhua.
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31 people killed in Zamfara road accident
Nigerian Tribune
At least 31 people were feared dead in Wanzamai village of Tsafe Local Government Area of Zamfara State as a result of a fatal road accident which occurred along Tsafe/Funtua road. According to an eyewitness account, the accident occurred on Friday ... See all stories on this topic »
5 people killed in Victoria road crash between car and truck
The Australian
He said the identities of the dead are still unknown. The crash contributed to a disastrous day on Victorian roads, with a 17-year-old male also killed when he flipped his car in Melbourne's east around 3am. Mr Walshe said November had already been a ... See all stories on this topic »
5 people dead after tour helicopter crashes on Molokai
Hawaii News Now
The crash, involving a Blue Hawaiian tour helicopter, happened about a quarter-mile behind Kilohana Elementary. A newlywed couple from Pennsylvania and two people from Ontario, Canada were on the flight. "On behalf of everyone here at Blue Hawaiian, ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  11/11/2011
Car crash kills 10 family members
The Zimbabwe Mail
Insp Chademana said preliminary investigations showed that the accident could have been a result of fatigue. "Police are appealing to all motorists to travel at stipulated speed (limits) and make sure that they always exercise caution. ...
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Death toll jumps to 40 from Turkey quake
CNN International
By Ivan Watson and Gul Tuysuz Van, Turkey (CNN) -- The death toll from Wednesday's 5.6-magnitude earthquake in eastern Turkey has risen to 40, the government said Sunday. A much deadlier 7.2 magnitude quake that tore through Van last month left 604 ...
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Earthquake Kills at Least 7 in Turkey
New York Times
Poor construction was blamed for the scope of the disaster, in which about 600 people died. Dogan Kalafat, the director of the Turkish Seismic Institution, said that properly constructed, undamaged buildings would not be expected to collapse after a ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  10/11/2011 
Fire kills 5 in Monterey County disabled facility
Five residents of a facility for developmentally disabled adults in Monterey County were killed late Saturday when a fire broke out as they slept. A sixth resident ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  7/11/2011
Fire kills 5 in Monterey County disabled facility
San Francisco Chronicle
MARINA -- Five residents of a facility for developmentally disabled adults in Monterey County were killed late Saturday when a fire broke out as they slept. A sixth resident was in critical condition. The fire broke out just before midnight at Mount ...
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Tropical Cyclone Kelia leaves 6 dead, floods in Oman
Bikya Masr
Starting as a disturbance in the Arabian Sea, Cyclone Kelia moved across the Omani coast. By Tuesday, Kelia was just off shore. Rain and other affiliated affects from the cyclone could be felt fromSalalah to Muscat and even to bits of Iran which is ...
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11 killed in Egypt car crash
RIA Novosti
Egypt is notorious for its traffic accident statistics. About 8000 people die on the country's roads annually. The number of traffic accidents involving tourist buses has been declining, however, due to a state education program and strict control over ...
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7 charred to death as bus from City hits tanker
Deccan Herald
The bus was carrying 32 people, including its crew, at the time of the accident, with most of its passengers boarding in Bangalore and were bound for Coimbatore. The dead are bus driver Sashikumar (23), Muthukumar (40) of Sai Baba colony Coimbatore, ... See all stories on this topic »
13 dead in Vietnam bus crash inferno
Channel News Asia
A second bus involved in the crash suffered minor damage but it was unclear whether any passengers in that vehicle, or the lorry, were hurt. Local police refused to comment on the incident when reached by AFP. Around 12000 people were killed in road ... See all stories on this topic »
 NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  4/11/2011
M5 crash: 7 feared dead in 'worst collision in memory'
The Guardian
Video footage of the accident showed members of the public attempting to pry open car doors to help those trapped. The force of the collision sent debris on to the other side of the carriageway, where tailbacks stretched to junction 22 – about 12 miles ...
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NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search  1/11/2011
At least 5 dead in NE China car crash
China Daily
The accident occurred at 4:20 pm on the No 304 National Road near the city of Benxi. A heavy-duty truck collided with a medium-sized coach, a city government spokesman said. Five people were confirmed dead as of 7:30 pm, while three of the injured are ... See all stories on this topic »
14 killed as lorry crashes with minibus in Hungary
Telegraph.co.uk
The accident happened on Sunday just before midnight on the M43 motorway between the Hungarian towns of Szeged and Mako, near the Romanian-Hungarian border, police said in a statement. Initial police reports claimed that the lorry, which was heading ... See all stories on this topic »
Fire in Pichilemu, Chile kills 5
Wikinews
A family of four adults and one minor has been reported dead after the house they were inhabiting in the city of Pichilemu, in Chile was allegedly intentionally set on fire on Sunday morning. The fire was reported for the first time at around 8:00 AM ...
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Explosion in southwest China kills at least 7 people, injures about 200
Washington Post
A man who answered the phone in the press office at the city's Communist Party branch said the blast was caused by three explosives-laden vehicles that caught fire, also destroying a garage and a food warehouse. The man, who like many Chinese officials ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search 31/10/2011
FIRE-DAMP (GAS) EXPLOSION IN CHINA KILLS 29 MINERS
Agenzia Giornalistica Italia
(AGI) Beijing - A fire-damp (gas) explosion in a mine in the Chinese province of Hunan killed 29 miners. Thirty-five miners were working at the time of the accident in the Xialiuchong coal mine, in the city of Hengyang. Six of them were rescued and ...
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Bangkok Flood Latest News: 400 Dead; Saturday's Peak Tide to ..
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2 days ago – Thailand's worst floods in 60 years are set to bring Bangkok's flood defenses to breaking point Saturday as coastal high tides are set to reach ...  See all stories on this topic
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search 29/102011
7 dead as tractor-trailer rams minivan in Ind.
CBS News
A photo released by the Indiana State Police shows firemen and police examining the wreckage of a fatal accident on the Indiana Toll Road near Bristol, Ind., Oct. 27, 2011. (AP Photo/Indiana State Police) BRISTOL, Ind. - A tractor-trailer slammed into ... See all stories on this topic »
Mudslides, floods kill 5 in Italy
AHN | All Headline News
Mudslides triggered by storm killed five people in Italy on Wednesday. ... A mudslide on the A12 highway in Liguria trapped a truck and its driver. ...
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10 killed in bus fire
IPPmedia
They too said the number of the dead would likely rise because some bodies were still stuck in the bus. RPC Mangu explained that the accident occurred after one of the front tyres burst, making the drive lose control and fail to apply the brakes – “and ...
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Afghan fuel tanker 'magnetised bomb' kills 12
BBC News
"A few minutes later people came with buckets and jugs to collect fuel, when suddenly everywhere was on fire, " he said. Several nearby cars and motorbikes were also set ablaze. Health officials say the number of people killed could rise, ...
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10 killed in van gas cylinder blast
The News International
By our correspondent KARAK: Four persons were killed and seven others sustained critical injuries in a road accident in Speena area on the Indus Highway on Tuesday, the sources said. The sources said a Karak-bound passenger coach from Rawalpindi ... See all stories on this topic »
Libya: fuel depot blast kills in Sirte kills 100
Telegraph.co.uk
A fuel tank exploded in Sirte killing more than 100 people less than a week after Col Muammar Gaddafi was captured and killed there. "There was an enormous explosion and a huge fire. More than 100 people were killed and 50 others wounded" in Monday ... See all stories on this topic »
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Turkey earthquake toll passes 600
Sydney Morning Herald
Bulldozers have replaced sniffer dogs as search efforts wound down in quake-hit eastern Turkey and the death toll rose to over 600. With temperatures dipping to below freezing the biggest problem now facing survivors in Van province was a lack of tents ...
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Turkey Earthquake 2011: Death Toll Rises To 534
By The Huffington Post News Editors
ERCIS, Turkey — Rescuers, working under floodlights, pulled a 13-year-old boy alive from the rubble of a collapsed apartment building early Friday, over 100 hours after a massive earthquake leveled many buildings in eastern Turkey, killing ...
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Turkey earthquake death toll at least 461
San Francisco Chronicle
Selcan Hacaoglu,Suzan Fraser, AP People walk in front of collapsed buildings in Ercis, the Turkish town hardest hit by the earthquake. Murat Sonmez's mother, wife and four daughters were crushed to death in their home by Turkey's 7.2-magnitude ...
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TURKISH EARTHQUAKE: 1000 feared dead
ITN NEWS
Hundreds of people are feared dead after a powerful earthquake hit Turkey on Sunday. . Report by Sophie Foster. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn.
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Report: Death toll rises to 217 after massive earthquake in Turkey
CNN
Residents of Ercis, Turkey, gather around fires in the aftermath of a 7.2-magnitude earthquake that rocked the city on Sunday. Istanbul, Turkey (CNN) -- Battling near-freezing temperatures and darkness, rescue workers and residents in eastern Turkey ...
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7.2 Magnitude Turkey Earthquake 2011, More Than 200 Dead
ABC News
*update: http://abcn.ws/oy4xw7 * A 7.2-magnitude earthquake hit Turkey and ABC's Alex Marquardt reports on the rescue effort. *Subscribe: http://bit.ly/abcWNNvideos.
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138 dead after major earthquake strikes Turkey
WFMZ Allentown
Israel and Turkey, once close allies, saw a deterioration in relations in a dispute over an Israeli naval commando raid on the Gaza-bound ship Mavi Marmara, ...
5 Dead; Wrong-Way Driver Causes Lodge Freeway Crash
MyFox Detroit
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WJBK) - Five people are dead after a tragic wrong-way accident on the Lodge Freeway early Sunday. A car was going south in the northbound lanes when it hit another vehicle and they both burst into flames. ...
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Darjeeling bridge collapse: Toll rises to 34
IBNLive.com
The bridge, which had been weakened by the September 18 earthquake, collapsed when a large number of people gathered on it for the GJM meeting. North Bengal Development Minister Gautam Deb, who was at the spot, said the rescue operation was on in full ...
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6 dead in Nepal army plane crash - Yahoo! News
Read 'Six dead in Nepal army plane crash' on Yahoo! News. Rescue teams in Nepal scouring the wreckage of a military plane that crashed in a remote hunting ...
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6 dead in Nepal army plane crash
Pakistan Daily Times
KATHMANDU: Rescue teams in Nepal scouring the wreckage of a military plane that crashed in a remote hunting reserve have recovered the bodies of all six people on board, police said Wednesday. The Britten-Norman Islander plane was returning to the ... See all stories on this topic »
110 killed in Latin America rainstorm
Philippine Star
In Mexico, the number of fatalities rose to 10, while 180000 people were affected by Hurricane Jova last week. Guatemala has 36 confirmed deaths. It retrieved on Wednesday two more bodies from massive mudslides caused by the torrential rains and said ... See all stories on this topic »
Botswana plane crash kills 8
Jamaica Observer
MAUN, Botswana (AP) — Rescuers ferried buckets of water from a swamp to douse a raging fire when a light aircraft carrying 12 people on a luxury safari crashed shortly after takeoff in Botswana, killing the British pilot and seven tourists from France ...
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Firefighter dies as 16 fires burn thousands of acres in northern Spain
Firefighter dies as 16 fires burn thousands of acres in northern Spain.
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8 Killed in Botswana Plane Crash
Fox News
AP Oct. 15, 2011:Tthe wreck of a crashed plane lays in the bush in the Okavango Delta. The light aircraft carrying 12 people crashed shortly after takeoff killing the British pilot and seven tourists from France, Switzerland and Britain, ...
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Mexico: Hurricane Jova death toll raised to 6 - Weather - msnbc.com
Mexican authorities on Thursday raised to six the death toll from Hurricane Jova, which hit along the Pacific coast as a Category 2 storm, and warned the storm's ...
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At least 20 killed by mudslide in El Salvador
Focus News
... have so far reported eight and seven fatalities, respectively, from the disaster. ... First Lady Rosario Murillo said seven people have been killed in ...
House fire kills 9 in Russia's Siberia
RIA Novosti
The cause of the fire, which destroyed the 180-square-meter house, is yet to be established. Nine people, including five children, have been killed in a house fire in Russia's Siberia, emergencies services said. The fire in the village of Nizhnaya ...
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Death toll climbs to 81from rain in Central America 
Reuters
The weather has also hit southeastern Mexico, where swollen rivers have affected thousands of people, notably in Tabasco state. At least four people died in Mexico earlier in the week when Category Two Hurricane Jova struck from the Pacific, ...
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Mexican authorities: 7 killed in state prison riot, fire
CNN International
Four of the inmates burned to death after inmates set mattresses on fire during the riot, which began around 8 am, firefighter Guillermo de Leon Delgado said. It took firefighters nearly an hour to control the blaze, he said. Three inmates died of stab ...
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Mexico: Hurricane Jova death toll raised to 6
CBS News
(AP) MANZANILLO, Mexico — Mexican authorities on Thursday raised to six the death toll from Hurricane Jova, which hit along the Pacific coast as a Category 2 storm, and warned the storm's remnants could affect opening ceremonies of the Pan American ... See all stories on this topic »
Plane crash kills 28 in Papua New Guinea
The Guardian
A Dash 8 similar to the plane that has crashed in Papua New Guinea, killing 28 people. Photograph: Bombardier A plane has crashed in stormy weather in Papua New Guinea's remote forests, killing 28 people and leaving four survivors, officials have said. ... See all stories on this topic »
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11 dead in central China car crash
ZHENGZHOU, Oct.7 (Xinhua) -- Eleven people have been confirmed dead in a car accident that occurred Friday morning in Sheqi County in central China's ...
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5 dead, 50 injured in 51-car pileup in Chile
Santiago Times
A massive car crash involving 23 trucks, 17 smaller vehicles and 11 buses left at least five dead and many others injured Wednesday morning, local authorities report. The accident occurred just past 7 am at the turnoff for Algarrobo on the eastbound ... See all stories on this topic »
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9 killed in accident on way to Puri
Times of India
HALDIA: Seven employees of BC Roy Medical College & Hospital and BC Roy Dental College in Haldia and the driver of their car died in a road accident at Simuria (in Orissa) on Sunday when the team was going to visit Puri's Jagannath temple to offer a ...
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5 killed in crash: the one survivor is mother of the 4-year old victim
KSDK
St. Louis (KSDK)-- Several families are mourning the loss of loved ones killed in a one car accident on Interstate 70 Friday night. Five are dead, there ages range from 4 to 17. The driver lost control of the car travelling Eastbound I-70 near the ...
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5 children burnt to death during sleep
Solomon Star
Reports reaching Solomon Star said the five were sleeping in their home with their father when the fatal incident occurred. “The father and his six children were sleeping when the blaze consumed their home at about 5am,” one villager said. ...
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35 dead, 18 injured in coach crash – China
INAUTONEWS
Road accidents in China killed at least 65000 people last year and injured 254000, according to official figures. 35 dead , 18 injured in coach crash ...
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Fire kills 4, injures 14 in Croatia nursing home
APA
A fire killed at least four people and injured another 14 in a nursing home in north Croatia's city of Bjelovar Friday afternoon, local media reported, APA reports quoting Xinhua. All the injured were sent to a local hospital and none of them were in ...
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Truck crash kills 10 in north Nigeria, days after 2 other crashes killed 30 in ...
Washington Post
By AP, KANO, Nigeria — A medical official says 10 people have died in a truck crash, the third reported incident of its kind in the last week in Nigeria's north. Dr. Yusuf Makama said Friday that a truck collided with a 16-seat minibus Thursday ...
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11 dead in central China car crash - China News - SINA English
By SINA.com
ZHENGZHOU, Oct.7 (Xinhua) -- Eleven people have been confirmed dead in a car accident that occurred Friday morning in Sheqi County in central China's Henan province, according to the local authority. A truck crashed into a mini-bus on a ...
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35 dead in China bus crash
ABC Online
At least 35 people were killed and 18 injured when a bus rolled after colliding with a car on a highway in northern China on Friday, state media reported. The accident happened near the port city of Tianjin, the official Xinhua news agency said, ...
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18 dead in Indonesian plane crash
Sydney Morning Herald
AP All 18 people aboard a plane that crashed on Sumatra have been found dead, an official says, after two days of hampered efforts to reach the remote jungle site. Hopes that some on board the aircraft might be alive had been raised when a victim's ...
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Ship fire kills 8, injures 49 in Indonesia
Philippine Star
JAKARTA (Xinhua) -- Eight people were killed and at least 49 others injured when a fire took place in a passenger ship at a seaport in Surabaya, capital of East Java on Wednesday morning, rescuer and officials said. The fire on the Kirana Sembilan ship ... See all stories on this topic »
Indonesian ferry stampede kills 8
The Australian
Thirteen people were killed on Saturday when a boat sank off East Java, ... More than 300 people drowned when a heavily overloaded ferry sank off Sulawesi ...
France: Fire kills 6  illegal immigrants
Boston Globe
By Jamey Keaten AP / September 28, 2011 PARIS—French authorities say a fire in an abandoned building set for demolition has killed six suspected illegal immigrants. Interior Minister Claude Gueant says an unextinguished candle was behind the blaze ... See all stories on this topic »
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Back-to-back typhoons leave 59 dead in Philippines
CTV.ca
(AP / Bullit Marquez) Rescuers prepare to ferry residents to safer grounds as ... A drunken man drowned in flooding in a nearby village, provincial disaster ...
Typhoon rains flood Philippine capital, kill 16
Stuff.co.nz
WASHED UP: Fishermen stand at the scene of a cargo ship washed ashore at the sea ... and four were reported killed by a collapsing wall. Two others drowned ...
Bus crash in Pakistan kills 26 children, two teachers
Boston Globe
Yesterday's accident was one of two deadly bus crashes in the region. In southern Afghanistan, a bus collided with a minivan just outside Kandahar city, killing eight people and wounding more than a dozen others, police said.
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19 killed in Nepal plane crash
The Hindu
Aviation experts said the crash was a typical case of Controlled Flight Into Terrain (CFIT). One of them, Hemant Arjyal, said: “The clouds this morning were rather low but not moisture-laden. It appears that the aircraft took the visual approach and ...
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House fire kills 6 mother and five children in north-west London
The Guardian
The house where where a blaze killed six people in north-west London, England. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images A mother and five children have died following an "unexplained" house fire in north-west London. Thirty firefighters were called to the ... See all stories on this topic »
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Plane Crash Death Toll Reaches 11
By Caroline Bleakley
Reno police say an 11th person has died from injuries sustained during a plane crash that marked the nation's deadliest air racing disaster. .   Las Vegas News from 8NewsNow.com
Prison fire kills 11 inmates in Baghdad
Xinhua
19 (Xinhua) -- Up to 11 inmates were killed and 22 wounded by fire in a Baghdad prison on Monday, an Interior Ministry source told Xinhua. "Eleven prisoners were killed and 22 wounded by the fire caused by electrical contact in a eastern Baghdad prison ... See all stories on this topic »
Volunteer FIrefighter Killed on Duty
KPTM-TV
A Shelby, Iowa Volunteer Firefighter was hit by a car, while he was directing traffic around an accident. 41- year- old Michael Collins was pronounced dead at the scene. Word of the accident has residents of Shelby reminiscing on Collins. ...
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Blast in Peshawar CD Market kills 5
The Express Tribune
20 shops were gutted in the fire following the powerful blast in Nishterabad area of Peshawar. PHOTO: IQBAL HAIDER/EXPRESS PESHAWAR: A blast at a CD market in Peshawar has killed five and injured 25 others. The explosion had caused a fire to erupt at ... See all stories on this topic »
Fatal bus and train collision in Argentina 9 Dead
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Rescuers reach all quake-hit Indian villages
Atlanta Journal Constitution
AP MANGAN, India — Soldiers in India's northeast have reached the last villages cut off by a powerful earthquake that shook the Himalayan region last weekend and killed more than 100 people. Army Maj. Gen. SL Narasimhan says the first soldiers were ... See all stories on this topic »
Earthquake toll 74 as rain, slides hamper rescue - The Times of India  1 hour ago – At least 58 people were killed and hundreds injured in Sikkim, Bengal and Bihar, in addition to 9 deaths in Nepal and 7 in Tibet. In Pics.Get more results from the past 24 hours
India earthquake leaves scores dead
CBS News
A man looks at a house that collapsed after an earthquake in Bhaktapur, on the outskirts of Katmandu, Nepal, Sept. 18, 2011. (AP) GAUHATI, India - The death toll from a strong earthquake that shook a Himalayan region straddling India, Nepal and China ... See all stories on this topic »
Sichuan Aba coach rollover accident occurred in 7 dead 30 injured ...
中广网 Beijing on September 17, according to Voice of China < > reports, Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture of Sichuan Province, Songpan County ...
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Reno fighter plane crash kills 9; probe focuses on wayward part
NDTV.com
Despite the large number of dead and injured, witnesses and people familiar with the race say the toll could have been much worse had the plane gone down in the larger crowd area of the stands. The plane crashed in a section of box seats that was ...
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Fire kills 5 prisoners in transportation vehicle
Hurriyet Daily News
Five prisoners have died due to a fire that occurred in a prisoner transportation vehicle on Friday. While the Jutice Minister says that they will launch investigations, NGO's say the case is an abuse of Human Rights. This file photo shows the ...
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Angola air crash 'kills30'
BBC News
A plane crash in Angola has killed 30 people, including three army generals, a military official has said. Government official Luis Caetano, a spokesman for Huambo authorities, told the BBC the military aircraft crashed after leaving Huambo city ...
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9 dead, 212 hurt in Argentina as two trains and a bus collide
msnbc.com
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — At least nine people were killed in Argentina's capital Buenos Aires Tuesday in a rush-hour crash involving two passenger trains and a bus whose driver allegedly drove around barriers in an attempt to beat them across the ...
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Nairobi pipeline fire kills 120 people
Monsters and Critics.com
Nairobi/Johannesburg - At least 120 people were killed on Monday after a fire broke out along an oil pipeline that runs through a densely populated slum on the outskirts of Nairobi. Slum dwellers gather around the explosion scene in the Lunga Lunga ...
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6 killed in landslide in Tehri district of Uttarakhand
NetIndian
The villagers were of the view that another reason for the mudslide over the houses in the Daur village was that the soil had become loose from several ...
192 drown as Zanzibar ferry sinks -- Society's Child -- Sott.net
At least 192 people killed - and 600 rescued - as ship capsizes near Tanzanian island. Nearly 200 people drowned when an overloaded ferry capsized off east ...
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11 Dead, 3 Missing in China Ferry Sinking
Voice of America (blog)
Chinese authorities say a ferry carrying students on a holiday trip has capsized in central China, leaving 11 people dead and at least three missing. Local officials told the state-run Xinhua news agency that nine students and two adults drowned Friday ...
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China Shoe Factory Fire Kills 7
RTT News
(RTTNews) - Seven people were charred to death and two injured in a fire that broke out in a shoe factory in east China's Zhejiang province early on Friday. Flames engulfed a temporary workshop of the Xinzhuo Shoe Industry Co. ...
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9 killed in small plane crash in Bolivia | The Associated Press | News ...
By The Associated Press
Bolivia's defense minister says searchers have found the wreckage of a small plane that disappeared in the country's Amazon region and all nine people aboard are dead.
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7 killed, one injured in boat mishap
Moment Nigerian Newspapers
According to the source, the ferryboat conveying the travellers across the ... accident at the Nembe Brass River, where no less than one victim drowns on ...
Indian dairy fire kills at least 6
Workers try to cut through an iron slab after a fire broke out at Dudhsagar dairy in Mehsana district of the western Indian state of Gujarat September 3, 2011.
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50 drowned in Volta Lake accident
Myjoyonline.com
He said the boat loaded at around 11am Tuesday, adding that around 6pm, ... his sister and her children as well as his nephew may have died in the accident, ...
Russian airliner 'in fatal crash 43 Dead'
BBC News
Russian aviation officials were quoted as saying the Yak-42 jet had failed to gain height and hit a radio mast, breaking up and catching fire. The plane was operated by the Yak-Service company, Russia's aviation authorities said. ...
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Thousands remain trapped, rescue underway for Japan's worst ...
Xinhua
Mudslide and inundation kept 60 roads in Wakayama cut-off. ... where 24 were killed or missing, and said "we must find those missing as soon as possible ...
5 killed in Lagos road crash
Daily Sun
“Five people died in the accident and many of the occupants of the bus had serious injuries. LASEMBUS had taken them to hospital for treatment. When you caution these drivers on high speed they will just ignore you and fire the throttle the way they ...
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10 killed in bus accident near Kabale
Ten people are confirmed dead and nine others injured following a Thursday morning accident at Kaharo village commonly known as Kabaraga, ten kilometers ...
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14 killed in Tamil Nadu bus accident
Hindustan Times
Expressing her condolence to the grieving relatives, Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa has ordered compensation of Rs100,000 to According to a statement issued by the government on Monday, a Tamil Nadu state transport bus collided head-on with a ... See all stories on this topic »
6 Killed in road accident near Chiniot
DAWN.com
Twelve others were in Civil Hospital Chiniot. The accident destroyed the bus completely. The injured and the dead were taken out after cutting the mangled body of the vehicle. Ambulance service of Chiniot Civil Hospital was not available on which ...
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Japan Cyclone Death Toll Rises to 34 With 55 Missing, FDMA Says
Bloomberg
By Aaron Sheldrick - Tue Sep 06 02:35:03 GMT 2011 The death toll in Japan from Tropical Storm Talas rose to 34 people, with 55 missing, the country's Fire and Disaster Management Agency said in its latest report on the storm. More than 210 houses were ... See all stories on this topic »
Japan's Worst Cyclone in Seven Years Leaves 26 Dead, 53 Missing
San Francisco Chronicle
5 (Bloomberg) -- Tropical Storm Talas killed 26 people and left 53 missing as the worst cyclone in seven years pummeled western Japan, knocking out power, roads and bridges, while landslides swept dozens of houses away. More than 440000 people were ... See all stories on this topic »
15 killed in India Bus Crash
Voice of America (blog)
Indian officials say at least 15 people were killed and many more injured in a bus accident in the northern state of Uttarakhand. Local authorities say the accident happened Sunday near the state capital, Dehradun. They say the bus fell into the Tons ...
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Mehsana dairy fire kills 6, injures 25
Daily News & Analysis
By DNA Correspondent | Place: Ahmedabad | Agency: DNA As many as six people were burnt to death and 25 seriously injured, after a fire broke out in the storage department of the Dudhsagar Dairy in Mehsana. Police and hospital sources believe that the ... See all stories on this topic »
Mehsana dairy fire kills 6, injures 25
Daily Bhaskar
Ahmedabad : As many as six people were burnt to death and 25 seriously injured, after a fire broke out in the storage department of the Dudhsagar Dairy in Mehsana. Police and hospital sources believe that the casualty figures may go up as 20 of those ... See all stories on this topic »
Chile Plane Crash Killed All 21 Onboard
Bloomberg
All the passengers and crew died instantly, Defense Minister Andres Allamand said after touring the crash site. The twin-propeller Casa C-212 plane crashed last night off the Juan Fernandez Archipelagos, 600 kilometers (375 miles) west of Chile. ...
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Bus accident in eastern Pakistan kills 7
Channel 6 News Online
FAISALABAD, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least seven people were killed and several others were injured when a passenger bus collided head-on with an oncoming truck in eastern Pakistan, police said on early Friday morning. The accident happened on ... ee all stories on this topic »
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Authorities: 5 killed in accident on I-10 in Miss. involving 18-wheeler, cars ...
Washington Post
Sheriff Mike Byrd in Mississippi's Jackson County confirmed five deaths in Wednesday's accident near Gautier. Byrd says as many as six vehicles may have been involved, but police were still piecing together details. He says two people died in one car, ... See all stories on this topic »
34 die in Ondo auto crash
Vanguard
It was learnt that the desperate effort by the Police and other sympathisers to rescue the occupants in the bus that ran into the bush was abortive as they were all brought out the of the wreckage dead. Speaking with newsmen in Akure, Police spokesman, ... See all stories on this topic »
5 killed in another bus accident
Times LIVE
Barely a week after 15 people were killed in an horrific bus accident in Knysna, another crash involving a bus claimed five lives and left about 50 other people injured on the N1 outside Pretoria yesterday afternoon. The bus, certified to carry 60 ...
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28 killed in bus-truck collision in Cameroon: media
People's Daily Online
29 (Xinhua) -- Twenty-eight people were killed in a road accident over the weekend when a truck transporting goods collided with a passenger transport bus with 36 passengers on board in Cameroon, state radio announced on Monday. "The accident occurred ... See all stories on this topic »
Knysna bus crash death toll 16 - Times LIVE
14 children, driver dead in Knysna bus crash · Toll rises in Knysna bus accident. " A police dive team remains on-scene to secure that all passengers are ...
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Death toll from Hurricane Irene rises above 40
NEWS.com.au
Four other children involved in the accident were in hospital. Two other car-related deaths occurred in North Carolina. One driver died after his vehicle hydroplaned into a tree in Pitt County, and a female passenger was killed when the vehicle she was ...
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U.S. authorities: At least 19 killed as a result of Hurricane Irene
CNN International
One person was killed when a tree fell on a car driving down a highway in Sampson County, North Carolina, state emergency management spokesman Ernie Seneca said. -- A child died in a car crash at an intersection in Goldsboro, North Carolina, ...
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18 dead in China bus accident
UPI.com
The bus, carrying 34 migrant workers, rear-ended the semi, which was parked roadside. Of the deceased passengers, 17 of them died at the scene. One died later in the hospital. An investigation determined the cause of the accident to be the 17-seat bus ...
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TYPHOON 'MINA' DEATH TOLL HITS 17; DAMAGE PLACED AT P956 MILLION"
Philippine Headline News
The four died of drowning. The new fatalities in Cordillera were Gefonie Cael and ... Tondo, Manila, while being towed by its sister ship M/Tug Betheva. ...
8 dead as typhoon slams northern Philippines
Monterey County Herald
Five others perished in landslides or drowned, including a fisherman, whose body was ... "The driver's presence of mind prevented a disaster," Luces said. ...
25 Killed in Northern Iraq Crash
Voice of America (blog)
Police say the bus caught fire after the crash and passengers were trapped inside. At least one person in the car was also killed. Investigators say the bus was carrying travelers from Baghdad to the Kurdistan region. In a separate development, ...
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At least 5 killed, 53 injured in Brazil tourist tram accident
RIA Novosti
According to preliminary investigation data, the accident occurred when the tram collided with a bus going in the opposite direction. Four people died at the scene, and a fifth passenger died in hospital. Many passengers remained trapped inside the ...
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53 Dead  http://news.sky.com/home/world-news/article/16057133 
By RANDAL C. ARCHIBOLD MEXICO CITY — Armed men burst into a casino in the northern Mexican city of Monterrey on Thursday and set a fire that killed at least 52 people and injured several others, the authorities said. A soldier behind a sign reading ... See all stories on this topic »
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Zimbabwe Road Accident Claims 19 Lives in Second Major Crash This Month
Voice of America
VOA was unable to reach any spokesman for the Zimbabwe Republic Police to obtain an official statement on the crash. Fourteen people died in an omnibus crash on August 3, and that road tragedy closely followed another long-distance bus crash which ... See all stories on this topic »
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House Fire Kills 11 in Australia
Wall Street Journal
By DAVID FICKLING SYDNEY—The close-knit Samoan community in Australia's third-largest city of Brisbane was mourning 11 dead, including eight children, from the country's worst building fire in a decade, after flames ripped through a suburban house ...
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Knysna bus crash death toll up to 16
Times LIVE
"This is an unspeakable tragedy and a bitter blow coming one day from the anniversary tomorrow of the Blackheath taxi crash that killed 10 children, on August 25 last year," he said. The children died when their minibus taxi was hit by a train after ...
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Fire kills 15 at south China ceramics factory
China Daily
GUANGZHOU - A fire at a ceramics factory killed 15 people and seriously injured one Tuesday morning in south China's Guangdong Province, local authorities said. The fire broke out at 6:18 am, engulfing a building of the Shengfeng Ceramics Company in ... See all stories on this topic »
15 killed in Venezuela bus accident
Hindustan Times
At least 15 people were killed and 30 injured in an accident involving three vehicles on early Monday in southwest Venezuela, police said. The accident happened at 4.00am around a dangerous curve in Trujillo state when one of the freight vehicles' ...
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29 killed in Mbooni accident
Kenya Broadcasting Corporation
29 people died when the driver of the bus they were travelling in lost control and plunged into a river in Mbooni East district. Police said 34 other people sustained injuries and are admitted to hospitals in Mbooni, Machakos and Makueni districts. ...
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35 Afghans dead in bus crash: officials - Related news - 8/20/2011 ...
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan, Aug 20, 2011 (AFP) - A total of 35 Afghans were killed and 27 others injured on Saturday when a speeding bus overturned on a highway ...
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Plane crash near Resolute Bay kills 12
CBC.ca
Prime Minister Stephen Harper, who is scheduled to travel to Resolute on Monday for his annual trip to the Arctic, said in a statement he was "deeply saddened by news of this tragic plane crash near Resolute Bay. Local leaders in shock Ralph Alexander, ... See all stories on this topic »
18 dead in Kashmir bus crash
CNN International
Srinagar, Indian-Administered Kashmir (CNN) -- At least 18 persons were killed and 20 others were injured when a bus skidded off a road in the mountainous region of Kashmir, officials said. The incident occurred in the Poonch district of ...
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Bus accident claims 6 lives in Nadia
Times of India
NADIA: Six persons, including four schoolteachers, died and 30 other were injured in an accident at Bikrampur in Nadia on Saturday. The injured persons were rushed to Bethuadahari Rural Hospital. While some were released after medication, ...
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allAfrica.com: South Africa: 13 Confirmed Dead After Plane Crash
Tzaneen — Thirteen people, including two children, have been confirmed dead after two light aircraft crashed into the Lekgalameetse mountains in Limpopo. ...
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Car accident kills 9 Indonesians in eastern Malaysia
Channel 6 News Online
KUCHING, MALAYSIA (BNO NEWS) -- Nine Indonesians were killed on early Thursday morning when their car collided head-on with a truck in eastern Malaysia, police said. Two others were injured. The accident happened at around 3.30 am local time on a road ... See all stories on this topic »
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Veteran Firefighter Killed in Apartment Blaze
NBC Dallas-Fort Worth
By Greg Janda and Susy Solis A veteran Dallas firefighter was killed after falling through the roof of a burning apartment building. Firefighters responded to a fire at an apartment complex at 5606 Plum Grove Lane in Dallas on Sunday. ...
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15  killed in Himachal bus accident
iNewsOne
Manali/Srinagar, Aug 14 (IANS) At least 15 people, including eight women, were killed when a mini-bus skidded off the road and fell into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh, police said Sunday. The accident, which also left five people injured, ...
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Pakistan's bus accident death toll rises to 25
Xinhua
14 (Xinhua) -- The death toll of a bus accident in southern Pakistan on Sunday soared to 25 with more casualties feared, reported local Urdu TV channel Ary. Over 35 injured people have been admitted to hospital in Hub where the accident took place, ... See all stories on this topic »
10 killed as bus veers off road and crashes
Daily Nation
A Traffic police officer inspects the mangled wreckage of a matatu that killed seven people along the Nakuru-Eldoret highway after colliding with a lorry last month. 10 passengers died when their bus was involved in an accident at Mitheru market on the ... See all stories on this topic »
5 dead, 10 hurt in Pabna accident
Bangladesh News 24 hours
Pabna, Aug 13 (bdnews24.com) – At least five people have been killed and 10 others injured in a road accident at Ataikula upazila of Pabna. The accident occurred around 3pm on Saturday when a Shahzadpur-bound bus skidded off to a roadside ditch in ...  See all stories on this topic »
Firefighter Death  KOTA
23-year-old Trampus Haskvitz, died when the Type-6 fire engine he was working was burned by the fire on Thursday afternoon. Two other firefighters, Austin Whitney and Kevin Fees, were injured and transported by Life Flight to Rapid City Regional ...
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11 dead as Russian plane crashes in East Siberia - CNN.com
A cargo plane crashed in the Russia's East Siberia, apparently killing all eleven people on board, Russian transport officials reported Tuesday.
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Bus crash leaves 6 dead - Colombia news | Colombia Reports
Six people are killed and over 20 seriously injured when a truck crashes into a bus sending it tumbling into a ravine on the road linking Bucaramanga and ...  www.colombiareports.com/.../18292-bus-crash-leaves-6-dead...
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Firefighter dies 'in line of duty'
Trentonian
Frank LeClair, a volunteer at Station One, has died in what is considered an in-the-line-of duty-death. "His death is being attributed to fighting fires," said Quinte West Fire Chief John Whelan. "He was very close with all of our fire department ...
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6 dead, 10 injured in Kathua accident
GreaterKashmir.com (press release)
Jammu, Aug 11: At least six persons died and ten others sustained critical injuries in a road accident in Jammu's Kathua district on Thursday. “A bus (No. JK02P-5071) on way from Jammu to Kathua skidded off the road and plunged into a gorge near ... See all stories on this topic »
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16 dead in Chamba bus accident
Indian Express
Deputy Commissioner Chamba Sharab Negi said that the bus was on its way to Dalhousie when it skidded off the road near Shikari Mor. Though the exact cause of accident is not known, eyewitnesses claimed that the bus driver, while negotiating a curve, ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search 10/082011
Cargo plane crash kills 11 in Russian far east - Arab News
MOSCOW: A cargo plane crashed in Russia's far eastern Kolyma region on Tuesday, killing 11 people after its engine failed, Interfax cited the regional transport prosecutor as saying. The Antonov-12, which was delivering food products to ...
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At least 50 drown after Comoros boat capsizes
Reuters
... including children drowned in rough seas when a passenger boat sunk off the ... Witnesses at the dock at the time of the boat's departure said the ferry ...
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5 dead as truck crashes into passenger bus in central Vietnam
Thanh Nien Daily
The bus was carrying 50 people at the time of the accident. Local police are still investigating the accident, but the Nguoi Lao Dong newspaper quoted a source as saying the speeding truck had encroached into the wrong lane. The source said the bus had ... See all stories on this topic »
Chilean nursing home fire kills 9, cause unknown
eTaiwan News
AP A fire in a nursing home has killed nine people in Chile. Ten others and the lone assistant managed to get out in time. Chilean investigators don't yet know the cause of the fire in Caneta, a town in southern Chile. Neighbors and police managed to ... See all stories on this topic »
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Cote d'Ivoire mourns after 37 killed in horror bus accident
The Citizen Daily
Cote d'Ivoire's President Alassane Ouattara has announced three days of national mourning after at least 37 people were killed in a bus crash in Abidjan on Friday. It was around 6 am GMT (and local time) when a bus belonging to the state-owned ...
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Vehicle collision in Jiangxi kills 17, injures 4
China.org.cn
This disastrous scene comes less than half a month after the Ministry of Public Security launched a national traffic safety overhaul following a fatal road traffic accident in mid-July. Local police explained how the accident took place. ...
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Traffic accident kills 6 in south China
China Daily
The bus was under repair on the parking lane of Yizhou-Liuzhou expressway at around 9 pm when the accident happened, said traffic police with Liuzhou municipal public security bureau. Five people died at the scene and another one died in hospital after ... See all stories on this topic »
14 killed in another bus crash | ZimEye-Close Range Zimbabwe News ...
Another kombi accident claimed 14 people yesterday in Nyazura. On Saturday, 19 people died and 16 others were injured when another commuter bus carrying ...
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10 killed in bus accident
Independent Online
Officials did not immediately release a death toll, but witnesses said the public bus was overcrowded. A previous toll put the number of dead at eight. The cause of the accident was not yet known, but a second vehicle seen badly damaged at the scene ... See all stories on this topic »
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6 die, 6 go missing in landslides, flooding
Bangkok Post
No deaths or injuries from the mudslide were reported. One resident was also reportedly killed in the province on Monday. Outgoing Public Health Minister ...
Air Force plane crashes in southern Brazil, killing 8
Channel 6 News Online
The wreckage of the plane was later found in the town of Bom Jardim da Serra in the state of Santa Catarina. "The Command of the Air Force regrets to inform that there is no evidence of survivors from the C-98A Grand Caravan plane crash which occurred ... See all stories on this topic »
Bangladesh bus crash kills 16, hurts 50
AHN | All Headline News
Officers said the 45-year-old driver of a luxury bus coming from Sylhet was among the dead. Identities of most of the deceased could not be known immediately, a police officer said. The cause of the accident was not immediately known. ...
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19 killed in Rusape bus crash
New Zimbabwe.com
On Saturday, 19 people died and 16 others were injured when another commuter bus carrying members of an apostolic sect going to their annual pilgrimage in Concession crashed in Mvurwi after one of its rear wheels came off. Tuesday's accident near the ... See all stories on this topic »
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Bus crash in India kills at least 30
The Voice of Russia
At least 26 people are dead and 15 are missing reports the Xinhua news agency. The bus, owned by a private company, had 60 passengers on board. The cause of accident, according to police, was a blown out tire which caused the driver to lose control. ...
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Bus rolls into Lidder, 11 dead, 48 injured
Kashmir Dispatch
At least eleven people on Saturday died, while forty eight suffered injuries in a tragic road accident in south Kashmir's Islamabad district. A jam-packed passenger bus (JK03-3341) that was on way to the famous Pahalgam tourist resort of south Kashmir ...
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Shoe factory fire kills 17 in Vietnam
Hindustan Times
AP A fire at a Vietnamese shoe factory killed 17 people and seriously injured 21 others in the northern port city of Hai Phong, state-controlled media reported on Saturday. Thanh Nien newspaper quoted Bui Thi Them, one of the survivors, as saying the ...
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18 people killed in bus accident
New Zimbabwe.com
by Staff Reporter EIGHTEEN people were killed and several others injured in a commuter omnibus accident along the Harare-Concession road on Saturday morning. The bus is said to have veered off the road and crashed into a tree after one of its wheels ... See all stories on this topic »
Pleasure Boat Accident in Moscow Kills 9
The Epoch Times
Nine people drowned in a boating accident after a pleasure boat carrying 16 ... (Alexey Sazonov/AFP/Getty Images) Nine people were killed when a small ...
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At Least 50 Dead after Two Boats Collide on Ruki River
Congo Planet
The accident occurred between Tuesday and Wednesday night when a boat carrying 200 passengers and merchandise hit a ferry without passengers near Ingende, ...
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Toll from Philippines storms hits 54
MSN Malaysia News
On Sunday, a passenger and cargo ship, the 2400-tonne MV Trans Asia Malaysia, ... Most of those killed were drowned or buried in landslides, while virtually ...
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Firefighter killed in Asheville blaze
Asheville Citizen-Times
The tragedy marks the first time in nearly 30 years that a city firefighter has died in the line of duty. It was the city's first four-alarm fire in at least three decades, according to officials. Bowen went into cardiac arrest after succumbing to ...
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Bus crash kills 17 in Bangladesh
BBC News
By Anbarasan Ethirajan BBC News, Dhaka At least 17 people have been killed and more than 20 others injured in a bus crash in northern Bangladesh, police say. The passenger bus collided head on with a lorry at Shajahanpur in Bogra district, ...
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Heat and Fire Return to Russia as Questions Linger Over 1000's of Deaths in 2010
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
A firefighter attempts to extinguish a conflagration just over a 100 km south of Moscow during last year's forest fires that are believed to have contributed to tens of thousands of deaths last year. By Gregory Feifer With much of Russia sweltering ...
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Henan bus fire kills 41
An overloaded bus caught fire on an expressway in Xinyang, Henan Province, on Friday morning, killing 41 passengers and injuring six more.
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78 die as Moroccan military plane crashes
Al-Bawaba
Earlier reports said some 30 soldiers died in the accident. The plane crashed near the city of Guelmim. According to the reports, the Royal Armed Forces C-130 jet crashed with over 80 people aboard. Initial indications said the accident was caused due ...
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25 dead, 31 missing as 'Juaning' exits Philippines
Sun.Star
National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRMMC) chair Benito Ramos said two others drowned in Cavite province just south of Manila and one ...
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8 dead after bus hits truck on Mexico highway
eTaiwan News
AP A head-on crash between a tour bus and a tractor trailer in Mexico has left at least eight people dead and 37 injured. Civil protection authorities say the bus collided with a tractor trailer Sunday morning near Zapotlan el Grande in Jalisco state. ...
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At least 33 dead, 190 injured in east China train crash
Xinhua
Other passengers rushed to crawl out of the train through the crack, he added. "One coach perched like a chimney and another was broken in half," Chen Yujie, a host with Zhejiang traffic radio, who was at the scene, described the accident to CCTV.
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7 killed, 30 hurt as bus plunges into ditch
The Daily Star
At least seven people were killed and 30 others injured in a road accident at Talbaria of Kushtia yesterday. Of the dead, five were identified as Ahsan Ali, 60, and his younger brother Akhter Ali, 40, of Sherkandi of the district, Salah Uddin Ahmed, ...
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Waterloo firefighter may be Indiana's first heat-related death
WSBT-TV
By News Staff Fox59 An autopsy will soon show if a Northeast Indiana volunteer firefighter died because of the heat, possibly the first heat-related death in the state. Travis Miller, 31, went back to his home after fighting a house fire Tuesday night ...
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Bus fire kills 41 passengers in central China
Channel 6 News Online
XINYANG, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- More than 40 passengers were killed on early Friday morning when an overcrowded double-decker bus caught fire on a highway in central China, state-run media reported. The accident happened at around 4 am local time in ... See all stories on this topic »
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5 killed in Narsingdi road crash
Bangladesh News 24 hours
Narsingdi Model Police Station officer in-charge Mohammad Anwar Hossain told bdnews24.com the accident took place on Thursday noon when the Madhabdi-bound bus collided with the private car, leaving five dead on the spot. He said the deceased were ... See all stories on this topic »
NEWS ITEMS of interest around the Globe - Google search 21/072011
14 Killed In Central Asia Earthquake
RTT News
(RTTNews) - Fourteen people died and dozens of others were injured in a major earthquake along the Ferghana valley spread over the borders of Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Krygyzstan on Wednesday. All but one of the casualties were reported in border ...
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5 Amish farmers killed in 'horrific' NY crash
USA Today
"This was a horrific accident scene," Spike said. "I've been in this business 40 years and it's the worst I've ever seen." Spike said he didn't know how fast the driver of the passing car, who was being questioned at the Yates County Sheriff's Office, ...
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Death toll rises to 9 in NE China road accident
People's Daily Online
Four of the 13 injured people were confirmed dead in hospital, bring the death toll in an expressway accident to nine on Sunday in northeast China's Liaoning Province. The accident occurred at about 3:30 pm when a coach rear-ended a truck at the Panjin ... See all stories on this topic »
12 die in bus crash
News24
Johannesburg - Transport minister Sibusiso Ndebele conveyed his condolences to the families of the 12 people killed in a bus accident on the N1 near Louis Trichardt in Limpopo on Sunday, the department said. "We are pleading with everyone to take ...
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Bulawayo24 NEWS | 15 dead after a bus accident
At least 15 people are feared dead after a bus traveling from either Zimbabwe Malawi to South Africa is reported to have veered off the road and plunged ...
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Passenger bus crash kills 6 in Pakistan
WireUpdate
By BNO News QUETTA, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- At least six people were killed when a passenger bus crashed with another vehicle in Pakistan, officials said Friday. The accident occurred on a national highway in the Balanari Levies Thana jurisdiction near ... See all stories on this topic »
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China Mudslides Leave 13 Dead, Trap Hundreds
RTT News
... have killed at least 13 people and left hundreds trapped in their vehicles, reports said on Saturday. A bus and a truck were damaged in the mudslide, ...
6 killed in bus, truck collision
Pakistan Daily Times
QUETTA: At least six persons, including a woman, were killed and 15 others sustained injures in a road accident in Bala Nari area of Bolan district on Thursday. According to a local official, a passenger coach, which was going to Quetta from Bahawalpur ... See all stories on this topic »
Brazil plane crash kills 16
AFP
RIO DE JANEIRO — A small plane crashed near the Brazilian city of Recife after reporting an onboard emergency, killing all of its 16 occupants, rescue officials told AFP. The Noar Linhas Aereas plane, which was bound for Natal, the capital and main ...
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Warehouse fire kills 14 in China
Independent Online
Beijing - The death toll from a warehouse fire in central China has risen to 14, including three children. The official Xinhua News Agency said on Wednesday that firefighters found two bodies in the two-storey building late on Tuesday. ...
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Cyprus Fire Kills 15 including 5 Firefighters, Knocks out 50% of Island Power
ThirdAge
The fire and explosion at a Cyprus naval base may have left as many as 15 people dead and knocked out 50 percent of the island's electric supply when it reached a nearby power plant, local radio station CyBC reported. The fire that led to the Monday ... See all stories on this topic »