Tag Archives: 40

Head-on, collision, Bangladesh, trains, kills, 16, injures, 40

Head-on collision of Bangladesh trains kills 16, injures 40

11 November, 2019 7:23 pm 7:23 pm

DHAKA (Reuters) – Rescuers in Bangladesh were struggling on Tuesday to pull passengers from mangled wreckage after a head-on collision of two trains killed at least 16 people and injured more than 40, officials said. A train heading for the southern port city of Chittagong and one bound for Dhaka collided at around 3 a.m. … Read More

Nawaz Sharif, platelets, reduce, 40,000

Nawaz Sharif’s platelets once again reduce to 40,000

11 November, 2019 3:10 pm 3:10 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Platelets of former premier Nawaz Sharif have again reduced to 40,000 from 50,000. According to sources in the Medical Board, platelets have reduced after a cut in steroids being given to him. The process to give steroids through tablets has again been started. The decision to conduct the PIT scan of … Read More

Fast-moving, fires, Los Angeles, force, 40,000, flee

Fast-moving fires near Los Angeles force more than 40,000 to flee

10 October, 2019 8:58 pm 8:58 pm

GEYSERVILLE, Calif. (Reuters) – California firefighters on Friday sought to take advantage of a brief lull in high winds behind fast-moving wildfires that forced the evacuation of more than 40,000 residents north of Los Angeles and another 2,000 in the state’s wine country. With winds abating, crews worked overnight to battle a newly-started fire about … Read More

Belgian, Paralympian, dies, euthanasia, 40

Belgian Paralympian dies by euthanasia aged 40

10 October, 2019 4:40 pm 4:40 pm

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Belgian Paralympian Marieke Vervoort died by euthanasia on Tuesday aged 40 after a battle with an incurable and degenerative spinal condition. Vervoort, who won Paralympic gold in the 200 metres wheelchair race in the London Games in 2012, had signed euthanasia papers in 2008 in Belgium, where it is legal, and died … Read More

Iran, US, military, revolution, 40

Iran cheers US ‘dismay’, vaunts military might as revolution tu...

02 February, 2019 3:49 pm 3:49 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – Hundreds of thousands of Iranians held nation-wide rallies on Monday to mark the 40th anniversary of the fall of the Shah and the triumph of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the Shi’ite cleric who led an Islamic Revolution that rattles the West to this day. On Feb 11, 1979, Iran’s army declared its neutrality, … Read More