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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