• Sun, 21 Apr 2019 20:17
    Toll in Sri Lanka blasts rises to 207: police
    The toll in a series of eight blasts in Sri Lanka on Sunday has risen to at least 207, with over 450 people wounded, police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera said.
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  • Tue, 16 Apr 2019 19:19
    Death toll nears 300 after five of the ‘Seven Dangerous Days’ of Songkran
    ROAD accidents during the first five days of the Songkran festival have left 297 people dead and 2,807 injured with drunken driving again singled out as the main cause of the accidents, according to the Road Safety Operations Centre (RSOC) on Tuesday.
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  • Sat, 06 Apr 2019 18:59
    Ebola toll tops 700 in DR Congo
    Some 100 people have died in the Ebola epidemic in DR Congo over the past three weeks, taking the overall death toll in the latest outbreak past 700, according to health ministry data.
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  • Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
    Haze hits Songkran hotel bookings in Chiang Mai
    THE SMOG crisis has taken its toll on the North’s tourism, with a significant drop seen in hotel-room bookings even in Chiang Mai, which is otherwise hugely popular as a destination for Songkran celebrations.
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  • Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
    Easter on an atoll
    Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort is holding a range of special events to mark Easter.
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  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:47
    Latest : Death toll in China chemical plant blast jumps to 44
    Yancheng, China - The death toll from a huge explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China surged to 44 on Friday, making it one of the country's worst industrial accidents in recent years.
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  • Tue, 05 Mar 2019 01:00
    Smog in North takes big toll on public health
    NEARLY A quarter of a million people in the North sought medical treatment for four different kinds of ailments that flared up amid the intense air pollution between February 17 and 23.
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  • Tue, 05 Feb 2019 14:14
    Update : Eight dead in possible arson attack at Paris apartment block
    Paris - Eight people have died in an overnight blaze at an apartment block in Paris that is being treated by police as  possible arson attack, officials said Tuesday.
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  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 13:31
    Latest : Jolo twin blasts death toll reaches 20, with 81 others injured
    OLO, Sulu — The death toll in two explosions that hit a Roman Catholic cathedral in Jolo, Sulu on Sunday reached at least 20, with 81 others reported injured, police said. Read more: https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1078076/jolo-sulu-blast-bombing-death-toll-injured-news#ixzz5dnolfHzn Follow us: @inquirerdotnet on Twitter | inquirerdotnet on Facebook
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  • Sat, 26 Jan 2019 19:10
    Death toll from Italy helicopter-plane crash rises to 7
    Mountain rescuer workers on Saturday recovered the bodies of two people, raising the death toll from a deadly collision between a helicopter and light aircraft in the Alps to seven.
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  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 12:10
    Death toll from Mexico fuel explosion rises to 85
    Tlahuelilpan, Mexico - The death toll from a fiery explosion in central Mexico rose to 85 on Sunday as authorities vowed to hold accountable those responsible for a deliberate fuel-line puncture that drew hundreds of people looking to gather gasoline before it ignited.
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  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
    Fantasy ads and grim reality
    With Thailand’s outrageous per-capita road death toll each year, it is time that car manufacturers did a reality check on their television advertising.
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  • Wed, 02 Jan 2019 20:00
    Fewer accidents, but death toll up this year
    Though the number of road accidents is lower this year compared to the “seven dangerous days” last year, drunk driving and speeding remain the key contributing factors in crashes and account for most of the arrests, Interior Minister Anupong Paojinda said on Wednesday.
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  • Tue, 01 Jan 2019 15:24
    Drunk driving and speeding top road toll of 2,761 accidents in five days
    The 2,761 road accidents nationwide over the first five days of the New Year holidays have claimed 314 lives and maimed 2,848 others, Public Health Ministry deputy permanent secretary Dr Prapon Tangsrikertikul said on Tuesday.
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  • Mon, 31 Dec 2018 14:54
    Death toll rises to 236 in first four “dangerous” days
    A total of 236 people were killed and 2,265 others injured in 2,194 road accidents over the first four days of the New Year holiday period’s “seven dangerous days”, the Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Department’s Road Safety Centre (Thai RSC) reported on Monday.
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