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Coronavirus, death toll, rises, 11, patients, increase, 1408

Coronavirus death toll rises to 12, number of patients increase to 1,460

03 March, 2020 2:09 pm 2:09 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Two patients died of coronavirus on Saturday, increasing the death toll to 12 across the country. According to data available with the National Command and Control Authority on Saturday, the number of total COVID-19 cases has reached 1,460. Punjab is leading the tall with 497 cases, while there are 457 patients … Read More


Iran, death, toll, coronavirus, rises, 1,284

Iran’s death toll from coronavirus rises to 1,284

03 March, 2020 6:17 pm 6:17 pm

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran’s death toll from coronavirus jumped to 1,284 on Thursday, the health ministry said, with the total number of infections rising to 18,407 in the Islamic Republic, the worst-affected country in the Middle East. The spread of the virus has dampened Iran’s celebrations for the Nowruz new year that begin on Friday. … Read More


Afghanistan, confirmed, coronavirus cases, rises, four

Afghanistan’s confirmed coronavirus cases rises to four

03 March, 2020 12:59 pm 12:59 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Afghanistan’s health ministry said on Saturday that the number of confirmed case of coronavirus in the country had jumped to four. “Three positive cases of coronavirus have been registered in western Herat province of Afghanistan,” Wahidullah Mayar, spokesman for the Ministry of Public Health told Reuters, adding that of the 36 cases … 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


Death toll, rises, 24, Cambodia, building collapse

Death toll rises to 24 in Cambodia building collapse, some still trapped

01 January, 2020 9:16 am 9:16 am

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – At least 24 people were killed and 23 injured after a building in Cambodia collapsed, trapping workers under rubble, officials said on Sunday. The seven-storey concrete building collapsed on Friday in the coastal town of Kep, about 160 km (100 miles) southwest of the capital Phnom Penh. It came a year … 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


North Korea's Kim, holds, military meeting, tension, rises, looming deadline

North Korea’s Kim, holds military meeting as tension rises under loom...

12 December, 2019 1:29 pm 1:29 pm

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held a meeting of top military officials to discuss boosting the country’s military capability, state news agency reported on Sunday amid heightened concern the North may be about to return to confrontation with Washington. Kim presided over an enlarged meeting of the ruling Workers’ Party’s Central … 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


Iraqi, authorities, lift, Baghdad, curfew, death toll, rises, 72, unrest

Iraqi authorities lift Baghdad curfew as death toll rises to 72 in days of ...

10 October, 2019 12:09 pm 12:09 pm

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi authorities lifted a days-long curfew in Baghdad on Saturday that anti-government protesters had defied, as the toll from four days of violent unrest rose to 72 killed and hundreds injured. Traffic ran as normal through the Iraqi capital and streets and main squares were otherwise quiet. Concrete barriers blocked off areas … Read More


Martyrs, toll, Data Darbar, suicide, blast, rises, 11

Toll of martyrs in Data Darbar suicide blast rises to 11

05 May, 2019 9:30 am 9:30 am

LAHORE (92 News) – The death toll in the Data Darbar suicide blast increased to 11 on Thursday. The attacker is said to be 16 and was wearing ‘shalwar’ and ‘kameez’. His body parts have been sent to the forensic agency. The funeral prayers for the four martyred policemen were offered in Police Lines. Later, … Read More


Death, toll, Sri Lanka, bombing, attacks, rises, 359, police

Death toll from Sri Lanka bombing attacks rises to 359: police

04 April, 2019 10:59 am 10:59 am

COLOMBO (Reuters) – The death toll from the Easter Sunday suicide bombing attacks on churches and hotels in Sri Lanka rose to 359, police said on Wednesday without providing any further details. Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera released the toll but did not give a breakdown of casualties from the three churches and four hotels hit … Read More


Indian, troops, martyr, youths, IOK, toll, rises, 6

Indian troops martyr two more youths in IOK, toll rises to 6

03 March, 2019 10:04 am 10:04 am

SRINAGAR (KMS) – In Occupied Kashmir, Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism martyred two more Kashmiri youths in Badgam district on Friday, raising the number of martyred youth to six since Wednesday night. The troops martyred the two youth during a cordon and search operation at Sutsoo Kalan in Nowgam area of … Read More