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Chinese coronavirus, cases show, slight fall; Chinese tourist, dies , France, WHO

New Chinese coronavirus cases show slight fall; Chinese tourist dies in Fra...

02 February, 2020 8:31 am 8:31 am

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The number of new cases of a coronavirus in China fell slightly on Sunday, more than three weeks after the outbreak’s epicenter was locked down, and a Chinese tourist died from the virus in France, the first fatality in Europe. The coronavirus, thought to have emerged at a wildlife market in the … Read More

American, dies, coronavirus, China, toll, rises, 724

American dies of coronavirus in China as toll rises to 724

02 February, 2020 12:33 pm 12:33 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – An American became the first confirmed non-Chinese victim of the new coronavirus, US officials said on Saturday, and a Japanese man also died with symptoms consistent with the disease, as the epidemic looked set to pass the death toll from SARS. The 60-year old US citizen died on Feb. 6 in Wuhan, … Read More

Daily 92 News, senior sub-editor, dies, road accident

Daily 92 News senior sub-editor dies in road accident

02 February, 2020 4:31 pm 4:31 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – A senior sub-editor of Daily 92 News died in a road accident on Raiwind Road on Friday night. Iqbal Ahmed, 45, was returning from his office after duty on a bike when a trailer hit him. He died on the spot. The driver managed to escape. The body has been handed … Read More

Four-year-old, girl, dies, falling, escalator, New Islamabad airport

Four-year-old girl dies after falling from escalator at New Islamabad airpo...

01 January, 2020 2:18 pm 2:18 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – A four-year-old girl died after falling from an escalator at Islamabad airport on Monday. Anaya fell on Level II from Level III – a height of 12 foot. She was shifted to hospital in a critical condition where she succumbed to her wounds. According to the sources in the Civil Aviation, … Read More

Oman’s ailing Sultan Qaboos bin Said, one of the Middle East’s longest serving rulers who maintained the country’s neutrality in regional struggles, died on Friday and the council named his cousin Haitham bin Tariq al-Said as the country’s new ruler

Oman’s Sultan Qaboos dies, successor vows to pursue peace

01 January, 2020 8:07 am 8:07 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – Oman’s Sultan Qaboos bin Said, one of the Middle East’s longest serving rulers who maintained the country’s neutrality in regional struggles, died on Friday and his cousin Haitham bin Tariq al-Said was named as his successor in a smooth transition. With his death, the region loses a trusted and seasoned leader, seen … Read More

Six-year-old, dog-bite, victim, dies, Larkana

Six-year-old dog-bite victim dies in Larkana

12 December, 2019 12:41 pm 12:41 pm

LARKANA (92 News) – A six-year-old boy, who was severely injured by stray dogs, succumbed to his wounds at NICH Karachi on Wednesday. Hasnain was being treated in hospital for three weeks. A 10-member team was formed for his treatment. Doctors said that the infection of the patient had worsened. Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad … Read More

Willis former England cricket dies England crickter

Former England cricket captain Willis dies aged 70

12 December, 2019 11:59 pm 11:59 pm

LONDON (AFP) – Former England captain and fearsome pace bowler Bob Willis has died aged 70, his family announced on Wednesday. Willis, who captained his country between 1982 and 1984, played in 90 Test matches with his most memorable performance taking eight for 43 in the Australian second innings of the third Ashes Test in … Read More

Saudi King Bin Abdul saudi king King Salman Brother dies

Saudi King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz’s brother dies at 88

12 December, 2019 9:26 pm 9:26 pm

RIYADH (Web Desk) – Saudi Arabia’s Royal Court has announced the death of Prince Miteb Bin Abdul Aziz, who passed away on Monday. In a statement carried by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA), Prince Mutaib bin Abdulaziz Al Saud passed away on Monday, the Royal Court announced. His funeral prayer will be held on December … Read More

Child, dies, lack of facilities, Shikarpur, hospital

Toddler dies due to lack of facilities in Shikarpur hospital

11 November, 2019 10:07 pm 10:07 pm

SHIKARPUR (92 News) – A two-year-old child died due to lack of facilities in Shikarpur’s Civil Hospital on Monday. Muridshar, 2, was shifted to hospital two days ago. Doctors said that they had referred the child to Sukkur, but his parents did not take him there. His parents said that the doctors had not provided … Read More

Woman, dies, downpours, floods, central, northern, England

Woman dies as downpours bring floods across central and northern England

11 November, 2019 8:43 pm 8:43 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – A woman was found dead in flood water on Friday after severe storms brought a month’s rainfall in less than 24 hours to parts of central and northern England. Police said the woman’s body had been found near a stretch of the River Derwent near the town of Darley Dale in Derbyshire. … 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


Protest after youth dies during police raid, family alleges torture

09 September, 2019 5:56 am 5:56 am

LAHORE (92 News) – A 18-year-old youth died after Nawab Town police raided shanties to interrogate a theft case in Johar Town near Expo Centre Lahore on Saturday leading to a protest afterwards. The victim’s father alleged police brutally tortured his son Ashfaq who later died, however, police claimed the youth died after he fell … Read More

Former French, president, Jacques Chirac, dies, 86

Former French president Jacques Chirac dies, aged 86

09 September, 2019 9:50 pm 9:50 pm

PARIS (Reuters) – Former President Jacques Chirac, a political chameleon who dominated French politics for decades and strived to make France’s voice heard in Europe and beyond, died on Thursday at the age of 86. Chirac was president from 1995 to 2007. He shaped his style in the mould of post-war leader Charles de Gaulle, … Read More


Australia: Elderly man dies after attack by aggressive swooping magpie

09 September, 2019 7:06 am 7:06 am

WOLLONGONG, Australia – A cyclist died in Australia on Sunday after being startled by a swooping magpie, a native Australian bird that gets aggressive in the spring around breeding season. The 76-year-old man was riding his bike in Nicholson Park in Wollongong, south of Sydney, when he veered off the path to avoid a swooping magpie, according … Read More

Ric Ocasek The Cars dies

Ric Ocasek, singer for The Cars, dies at 75

09 September, 2019 1:54 pm 1:54 pm

(Reuters) – Ric Ocasek, the idiosyncratic lead singer and chief songwriter of the 1970s and 80s hook-heavy hitmakers The Cars, died on Sunday at his home in Manhattan. He was 75. Ric Ocasek was pronounced dead at his townhouse after someone called 911 about 4 p.m. EDT (2000 GMT) to report that he was unresponsive, … Read More