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Bengaluru rains break 115-year-old record, death toll reaches 19

Bengaluru rains break 115-year-old record, death toll reaches 19

The city has recorded nearly 1,620 mm of rainfall this year so far

Oct 16, 2017, 08:24 AM IST

Las Vegas shooting: Death toll rises to 20, over 100 injured

The indiscriminate shooting at Mandalay Bay casino in Las Vegas has claimed 20 lives, leaving more than 100 injured. According to Las Vegas Police, a suspected shooter has been gunned down.

Oct 02, 2017, 15:25 PM IST
Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises to 61

Mexico earthquake: Death toll rises to 61

61 people died in the 8.2-magnitude earthquake that struck off Mexico's Pacific coast and rocked numerous southern states, authorities said.

Sep 09, 2017, 08:13 AM IST
Hurricane Irma: Death toll rise to 10

Hurricane Irma: Death toll rise to 10

The most powerful category 5 Hurricane Irma has killed at least 10 people across a number of Carribean islands, according to the Independent.

Sep 08, 2017, 06:34 AM IST

Death toll of Hurricane Harvey over 60

 More than 60 people have died or are feared dead in flooding or circumstances connected to Tropical Storm Harvey, according to local officials on Monday.

Sep 05, 2017, 08:36 AM IST
Flood situation worsens in Bihar, death toll rises to 253

Flood situation worsens in Bihar, death toll rises to 253

A Bihar Disaster Management Department official said 126.87 lakh persons in 1,965 panchayats under 171 blocks in 18 districts have been affected by the floods.

Aug 20, 2017, 21:37 PM IST
Flood situation continues to create havoc in Bihar, UP;  death toll reaches 170

Flood situation continues to create havoc in Bihar, UP; death toll reaches 170

The flood situation in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh continued to grim on Saturday as the death toll rose to 170. 

Aug 19, 2017, 08:14 AM IST

Death toll in Nepal floods reaches 91

Massive floods following incessant rains in the past few days have claimed 91 lives in Nepal, while thousands of people have been displaced across the country, officials said on Monday.

Aug 15, 2017, 09:01 AM IST

Death toll rises as Venezuela strike enters second day

Venezuela`s opposition kicked off a second day of a general strike on Thursday after a day of street protests left three people dead, in an intensifying showdown over President Nicolas Maduro`s plan to rewrite the nation`s constitution.

Jul 27, 2017, 21:51 PM IST
Death toll in Taliban suicide attack in Lahore rises to 27

Death toll in Taliban suicide attack in Lahore rises to 27

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa condemned the blast and vowed to continue war on terrorism in Pakistan till elimination of the last terrorist.

Jul 25, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 80

Death toll in London tower block fire rises to 80

Fiona McCormack also said police believed no one survived in 23 of the London social housing block`s 129 apartments.

Jun 28, 2017, 20:10 PM IST

Sectarian group claims Pakistan bombs; death toll rises to 50

A faction of Pakistan-based sectarian militants Lashkar-e-Jhangvi on Saturday claimed responsibility for twin bombs that hit a market in the northwestern town of Parachinar, killing at least 50 people ahead of the holiday marking the end of Ramadan.

Jun 24, 2017, 16:03 PM IST

Death toll from central Africa clashes rises to around 100: Local officials

The death toll from clashes in Central African Republic has surged to around 100.

Jun 21, 2017, 18:37 PM IST
Death toll from forest fire raging in Portugal climbs to 57

Death toll from forest fire raging in Portugal climbs to 57

A forest fire raging since Saturday in central Portugal has killed at least 43 people, a government official said on Sunday.

Jun 18, 2017, 13:12 PM IST

Philippine troops pound Islamists as death toll passes 300

Philippine troops pounded Islamist militants holding parts of southern Marawi city with air strikes and artillery Saturday as more soldiers were deployed and the death toll rose to more than 300 after nearly a month of fighting.

Jun 17, 2017, 17:24 PM IST
Death toll in London tower fire rises to 30, figure expected to rise

Death toll in London tower fire rises to 30, figure expected to rise

The death toll from the London tower block fire has risen to at least 30 and police are considering whether criminal offences had been committed.

Jun 16, 2017, 17:08 PM IST
#SofaForLondon: Locals open their homes for stranded victims

#SofaForLondon: Locals open their homes for stranded victims

Six people have been killed in the London terror attacks and the three attackers are shot dead by armed police, London police say.

Jun 04, 2017, 11:53 AM IST

More protests planned in Venezuela as death toll reaches 32

University students in Venezuela will lead a fresh round of marches against President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday, a day after police fired tear gas and protesters hurled Molotov cocktails in rallies against his plan to rewrite the constitution.

May 04, 2017, 13:05 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh: Death toll in cracker shop fire rises to eight

The death toll in fire at a cracker shop here has gone up to eight with a 22-year-old man succumbing to his burn injuries this morning.

Apr 23, 2017, 13:15 PM IST

Sri Lanka garbage dump collapse toll rises to 32

The death toll from a garbage dump collapse in Sri Lanka on Wednesday rose to 32. Eight persons remain missing.

Apr 19, 2017, 14:37 PM IST