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`100 workers die inside manholes, drains in Delhi annually`

Last Updated: Friday, August 22, 2014, 23:05

Every year 100 sewerage workers die after entering drains and manholes with high temperature, slippery walls, floors and toxic gases in Delhi, a study revealed.

Syria war toll over 180,000: NGO

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 19:27

More than 180,000 people have been killed in Syria since the conflict broke out in March 2011, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said in a new toll published Thursday.

UP flood situation grave, toll mounts to 89

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 17:02

Flood situation remained grave in Uttar Pradesh where the toll rose to 89 with reports of seven more deaths in the state whose eastern parts were worst hit.

Violence erupts in Liberia`s Ebola-hit slum

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 14:37

Violence erupted in an Ebola quarantine zone in Liberia`s capital Wednesday when soldiers opened fire and used tear gas on protesting crowds as they evacuated a state official and her family.

West Africa Ebola death toll rises to 1,350: WHO

West Africa Ebola death toll rises to 1,350: WHO

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 08:14

The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has now risen to at least 1,350 people, World Health Organization said on Thursday.

Fury as Liberian forces seal off Ebola-hit slum

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 18:16

Heavily-armed Liberian soldiers and police surrounded an Ebola-hit neighbourhood of the capital Monrovia on Wednesday after a curfew was declared, triggering fury among the trapped local residents.

At least 27 dead as Japan landslides engulf homes

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 13:33

Huge landslides in western Japan killed at least 27 people and left another 10 missing Wednesday, the government said, after a wall of mud engulfed homes in a suffocating sludge

Liberia Ebola patients found as death toll surges

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 00:45

Liberia said on Tuesday it had found 17 Ebola patients who had fled an attack on their clinic, sparking a panicked manhunt across a city in the throes of a seemingly unstoppable epidemic.

Ebola toll hits 1,229: WHO

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 21:02

The outbreak of the Ebola virus disease in West Africa has caused 1,229 deaths and has affected 2,240 people so far this year, according to new figures released by the World Health Organisation (WHO) Tuesday.

West Africa Ebola toll tops 1200, quarantine victims to get food: WHO

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 14:40

Cases in West Africa`s Ebola outbreak this year have risen to 2,240, including 1,229 deaths, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Tuesday, reporting the toll in four countries including Nigeria.

Elephant death toll rises in Africa as birth rate goes down: Study

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 12:47

A new study has raised an alarm by revealing that more elephants in Africa are being killed than are being born in a year.

Uttar Pradesh floods toll rises to 49

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 09:32

The death toll in the Uttar Pradesh floods rose to 49, officials said.