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Somalia ends deadly hotel siege, 14 dead

Somali forces brought an end to an hours-long gun and bomb siege on a Mogadishu hotel by Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab militants on Saturday, with the government giving a final toll of 14 dead.

Mar 29, 2015, 00:38 AM IST

UN team investigates Saudi surge in cases of deadly MERS virus

An international team of United Nations human and animal health experts has flown to Saudi Arabia to investigate a recent surge in cases of a deadly virus known as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS.

Feb 21, 2015, 03:44 AM IST

Saudi hospital head sacked over MERS panic

Saudi Arabia`s acting health minister has announced the sacking of the head of a Jeddah hospital where a spike in MERS infections among medical staff sparked panic among the public.

May 07, 2014, 18:06 PM IST

Contaminated soap may have deadly bugs

Washing hands with contaminated soap can leave you with deadly bugs.

May 03, 2011, 20:23 PM IST

Using tanning beds to self-treat skin eruptions can be deadly

Tanning bed exposure can produce more than some tanners may bargain for, especially when they self-diagnose and use the radiation to treat skin eruptions.

Mar 02, 2011, 12:44 PM IST

Using tanning beds to self-treat skin eruptions can be deadly

Tanning bed exposure can produce more than some tanners may bargain for, especially when they self-diagnose and use the radiation to treat skin eruptions.

Mar 02, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Southern China braces for deadly typhoon

Residents scrambled to stockpile food and ships were ordered to dock as southern China braced for a typhoon that has already lashed the northern Philippines amid floods that have claimed more than 70 lives across Asia.

Oct 21, 2010, 20:24 PM IST

Taser sues to show stun guns not deadly

A Canadian inquiry was wrong to
conclude that electrical stun guns carry a risk of "serious
injury or death," the US maker of Taser devices told a
Canadian court.

Jul 06, 2010, 10:07 AM IST

Police hold 27 after deadly Istanbul bombing: Report

The Turkish police have
detained 27 people as part of a probe into a deadly bombing on a bus in Istanbul, Anatolia news agency reported on Wednesday.

Jun 23, 2010, 21:30 PM IST

Al-Qaida in Iraq claims deadly central bank attack

Al-Qaida`s front group in Iraq
claimed responsibility on Thursday for a deadly daylight attack on
Iraq`s Central Bank.

Jun 17, 2010, 21:25 PM IST

China says probing report on deadly faulty vaccines

China`s Health Ministry is probing a report in a domestic newspaper that faulty vaccines in northern Shanxi province were responsible for killing four children and making dozens of others sick.

Mar 18, 2010, 16:23 PM IST

China says probing report on deadly faulty vaccines

China`s Health Ministry is probing a report in a domestic newspaper that faulty vaccines in northern Shanxi province were responsible for killing four children and making dozens of others sick.

Mar 18, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Caffeine, alcohol a deadly mix

A new research suggests that caffeine and alcohol taken together can have dangerous repercussions.

Feb 10, 2010, 21:17 PM IST

Caffeine, alcohol a deadly mix

A new research suggests that caffeine and alcohol taken together can have dangerous repercussions.

Feb 10, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Depression is as deadly as smoking: Study

Based on a series of tests, European scientists now believe that depression can increase mortality rates as much as smoking.

Nov 18, 2009, 12:53 PM IST

S Korea complains to North over deadly river surge

South Korea complained to North Korea on Monday about a sudden release of water into a river flowing across their border that left six people missing in the South.

Sep 07, 2009, 09:35 AM IST