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Coronavirus, death, leaps, China, Hubei, province, 1,310

Coronavirus death toll leaps in China’s Hubei province to 1,310

02 February, 2020 9:03 am 9:03 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – The Chinese province at the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in the death toll on Thursday under a new method for diagnosing cases, as health experts warned the epidemic could get worse before it gets better. Health officials in Hubei province said 242 people had died from the … Read More

SC, disposes, Amal Umar, death, suo motu, action, cops

Amal Umar’s death: SC disposes of suo motu notice, orders action agai...

02 February, 2020 2:30 pm 2:30 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Tuesday disposed of the suo motu notice related the death of 10-year-old Amal Umar who died after being shot by policemen during an encounter. The court also ordered the action against the policemen involved in the incident. It also ordered the Sindh government to pay … Read More

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Philippines reports first coronavirus death outside China

02 February, 2020 1:52 pm 1:52 pm

BEIJING/MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippines on Sunday reported the growing epidemic of a coronavirus has claimed its first fatality outside of China, where new confirmed infections jumped by a daily record to top 14,000 cases. The Philippines Department of Health said a 44-year-old man from Wuhan city in central Hubei province, the epicentre of the … Read More

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Kobe Bryant remembered at Grammy Awards hours after his death

01 January, 2020 9:42 am 9:42 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Musicians and performers at the Grammy Awards paid tribute to Kobe Bryant on Sunday at his former home arena, the Staples Centre in Los Angeles, hours after the NBA great was killed some 40 miles (65 km) away in a helicopter crash. Bryant, 41, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, and seven other … Read More

FM Qureshi, Oman, Sultan Haitham, condoles, death, Sultan Qaboos

FM Qureshi meets new Oman Sultan Haitham, condoles death of Sultan Qaboos

01 January, 2020 2:48 pm 2:48 pm

MUSCAT (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi called on new Oman Sultan Haitham bin Tariq al-Said to condole the death of former ruler Sultan Qaboos. He expresses grief over the death of Sultan Qaboos on behalf of the people of Pakistan. On his arrival, Sultan Haitham welcomed Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi. Earlier … Read More

Five, family, suffocated, death, gas leakage, Quetta

Five of a family suffocated to death by gas leakage in Quetta

01 January, 2020 2:00 pm 2:00 pm

QUETTA (92 News) – Five members of a family were suffocated to death due to leakage of gas in Bakra Peeri, Eastern Bypass on Monday. The deceased include a couple and their three kids. The bodies have been shifted to Civil Hospital. On January 8, five members of a family had found suffocated from gas … Read More

Flood, death, toll, rises, 21, Indonesian capital

Flood death toll rises to 21 in Indonesian capital

01 January, 2020 9:17 am 9:17 am

JAKARTA (Reuters) – The death toll from flash floods and landslides in and around Indonesia’s capital Jakarta reached at least 21 on Thursday, with more heavy rain forecast, authorities said. The flood, one of the deadliest in years, displaced more than 30,000 people and caused chaos across parts of Southeast Asia’s biggest city with train … Read More

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Death toll reaches 28 as Philippines recovers from Christmas typhoon

12 December, 2019 8:16 am 8:16 am

MANILA (Reuters) – The death toll from a Christmas typhoon that tore through the central Philippines rose to 28 on Friday, with 12 people missing, the disaster agency said, as authorities moved to restore power and residents tried to repair damaged homes. Typhoon Phanfone hit late on Tuesday with winds of up to 120 kph … Read More

air pollution, health, death, disease, costs,

Air pollution cuts lead quickly to large health benefits

12 December, 2019 9:16 am 9:16 am

CHICAGO (Reuters ) – Reducing air pollution at its source can substantially improve health within a few weeks, and the savings from reduced death and disease exceed the costs, according to a review of existing research. The authors looked at evidence of reduced deaths and disability from heart and respiratory disease and other illnesses at … Read More

Pervez Musharraf, challenges, special court, verdict, SC

Special court hands down death penalty to Pervez Musharraf in high treason ...

12 December, 2019 12:01 pm 12:01 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – The special court handed down death penalty to former president Pervez Musharraf in the high treason case on Tuesday. A three-member bench of the special court headed by Peshawar High Court Chief Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth and comprising of Justice Nazar Akbar of the Sindh High Court (SHC) and Justice Shahid … Read More

Junaid Jamshed, remembered, death, anniversary

Junaid Jamshed remembered on his 3rd death anniversary

12 December, 2019 11:40 am 11:40 am

KARACHI (92 News) – Religious preacher and renowned singer Junaid Jamshed is being remembered on his third death anniversary. Junaid Jamshed rocketed to fame in Pakistan in the 1980s and 1990s as the singer for the Vital Signs rock group, and later launched a solo career, with a string of chart-topping albums and hits. The … Read More

Death toll in Philippine typhoon rises to 17 as storm moves off

12 December, 2019 9:02 am 9:02 am

MANILA (Reuters) – The death toll from a typhoon that hit provinces south of the Philippine capital rose to 17, disaster agencies said on Wednesday, pointing to precautions and compulsory evacuations as key in preventing more casualties. Typhoon Kammuri, the 20th to enter the Philippines this year, hit land on Monday night, prompting forced evacuation … Read More

Bangladesh, sentences, seven, death, 2016, cafe attack

Bangladesh sentences seven to death for 2016 cafe attack

11 November, 2019 1:31 pm 1:31 pm

DHAKA (Reuters) – A Bangladesh court on Wednesday handed death sentences to seven members of an Islamist militant group for plotting an attack on a cafe in 2016 that killed 22 people, mostly foreigners, in the south Asian nation’s worst such incident. “Charges against them were proved beyond any doubt. The court gave them the … Read More

Talal Ch, death, bowing, person, Imran Khan

We will prefer death to bowing before person like Imran Khan: Talal Ch

11 November, 2019 7:24 pm 7:24 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PML-N leader Talal Ch has said that they will prefer death to bowing before the person like Imran Khan. Reacting to the statement of Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday, he said that they will bow before Allah Almighty and have accepted the courts. “The government wanted to do politics on … Read More

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Ten killed as storms ravage eastern Japan: NHK

10 October, 2019 8:55 am 8:55 am

TOKYO (Reuters) — The death toll from torrential rains that caused flooding and mudslides in Japan climbed to 10 on Saturday, with three others missing, public broadcaster NHK reported, just two weeks after the region was hit by a powerful typhoon. Landslides ripped through waterlogged areas in Chiba and Fukushima prefectures, in eastern and northeastern … Read More