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#Death Toll

# death-toll - Friday 24 January, 2020

Coronavirus death toll rises to 25 in China as 10 cities put on lockdown
# Outbreak
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# Outbreak

Coronavirus death toll rises to 25 in China as 10 cities put on lockdown

Updated Jan 24th 2020, 8:15 AM 17,070 Views 28 Comments

Chinese authorities have confirmed 830 cases of the deadly new virus, most in the city of Wuhan.

# death-toll - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Seven people dead and four missing as Spanish coast battered by strong wind and snow
# Storm Gloria
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# Storm Gloria

Seven people dead and four missing as Spanish coast battered by strong wind and snow

Jan 23rd 2020, 7:14 AM 44,635 Views 8 Comments

The latest victim was a man who fell into the sea in the northeastern port of Palamos.

# death-toll - Friday 27 December, 2019

Death toll from Christmas Day typhoon in Philippines rises to 28
# Typhoon Phanfone
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# Typhoon Phanfone

Death toll from Christmas Day typhoon in Philippines rises to 28

Dec 27th 2019, 7:30 AM 4,689 Views 0 Comments

At least 12 people are still listed as missing.

# death-toll - Monday 23 December, 2019

Death toll from New Zealand volcano eruption increases to 19
# White Island
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# White Island

Death toll from New Zealand volcano eruption increases to 19

Dec 23rd 2019, 9:22 AM 9,467 Views 0 Comments

Two of the victims’ bodies have not been recovered and authorities believe they were washed out to sea.

# death-toll - Monday 21 October, 2019

Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven
# Unrest
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# Unrest

Chile extends state of emergency as unrest death toll hits seven

Oct 21st 2019, 8:02 AM 11,279 Views 10 Comments

The unrest started after protests against a public transport price hike escalated.

# death-toll - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Japan continues non-stop search for typhoon survivors as death toll hits 74
# Hagibis
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# Hagibis

Japan continues non-stop search for typhoon survivors as death toll hits 74

Oct 15th 2019, 9:28 PM 7,884 Views 3 Comments

Hagibis slammed into Japan on Saturday, unleashing fierce winds and unprecedented rain.

# death-toll - Friday 6 September, 2019

Hurrican Dorian: Death toll rises as Bahamas faces 'devastation'
# Storm
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# Storm

Hurrican Dorian: Death toll rises as Bahamas faces 'devastation'

Sep 6th 2019, 7:38 AM 15,168 Views 6 Comments

The storm is weakening as it moves onto the North Carolina coast.

# death-toll - Saturday 22 June, 2019

Seven people dead after Cambodian building collapse
# SIHANOUKVILLE
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# SIHANOUKVILLE

Seven people dead after Cambodian building collapse

Jun 22nd 2019, 5:00 PM 8,891 Views 8 Comments

Four people have been arrested in connection with the accident.

# death-toll - Saturday 25 May, 2019

British climber dies on Mount Everest amid overcrowding concerns on world's highest peak
# Nepal
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# Nepal

British climber dies on Mount Everest amid overcrowding concerns on world's highest peak

May 25th 2019, 11:00 AM 47,202 Views 48 Comments

Robin Fisher’s death follows that of Irishman Kevin Hynes who died yesterday.

# death-toll - Monday 4 February, 2019

Brazil dam disaster death toll rises to 134, with 199 still missing
# Brazil
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# Brazil

Brazil dam disaster death toll rises to 134, with 199 still missing

Feb 4th 2019, 10:32 PM 8,104 Views 1 Comment

Those listed as missing are presumed dead, but not yet located under the layers of muddy mining waste.

# death-toll - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Eleven dead and nearly 300 missing in Brazil dam disaster
# Dam Disaster
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# Dam Disaster

Eleven dead and nearly 300 missing in Brazil dam disaster

Updated Jan 26th 2019, 7:27 PM 15,772 Views 3 Comments

A total of 176 survivors have been rescued so far, 23 of whom were hospitalized.

# death-toll - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Death toll rises to eight in Denmark train accident
# Great Belt Bridge
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# Great Belt Bridge

Death toll rises to eight in Denmark train accident

Jan 3rd 2019, 8:30 AM 5,338 Views 1 Comment

Sixteen others were hurt, but none of them suffered life-threatening injuries.

# death-toll - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Death toll now over 400 after Indonesian tsunami as clean water and medicine supplies dwindle
# Humanitarian Crisis
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# Humanitarian Crisis

Death toll now over 400 after Indonesian tsunami as clean water and medicine supplies dwindle

Dec 25th 2018, 8:03 AM 5,348 Views 2 Comments

The latest death toll stood at 429, with 1,485 people injured.

# death-toll - Monday 19 November, 2018

77 dead, 993 missing and 10,000 homes destroyed as California waits on rain
# Tragedy
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# Tragedy

77 dead, 993 missing and 10,000 homes destroyed as California waits on rain

Nov 19th 2018, 7:53 AM 10,503 Views 3 Comments

Firefighters managed to expand containment to 65% of the 234-square-mile burn zone over the weekend.

# death-toll - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Death toll from California wildfires rises as 130 people still missing
# California
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# California

Death toll from California wildfires rises as 130 people still missing

Nov 15th 2018, 8:58 AM 7,336 Views 2 Comments

The “Camp Fire” has destroyed some 7,600 homes and 260 commercial properties.

# death-toll - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

'A toxic wasteland': Hundreds of people still missing after California wildfires
# California
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# California

'A toxic wasteland': Hundreds of people still missing after California wildfires

Nov 14th 2018, 8:53 AM 12,656 Views 5 Comments

The death toll has now risen to 48.

# death-toll - Monday 12 November, 2018

Town of Paradise turns to 'hell on earth' after deadly wildfires devastate California
# Death Toll
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# Death Toll

Town of Paradise turns to 'hell on earth' after deadly wildfires devastate California

Updated Nov 12th 2018, 9:42 PM 29,188 Views 11 Comments

Nearly 230 residents of the town were unaccounted for, the sheriff said.

# death-toll - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Death toll rises to 25 as California wildfires rage on
# Death Toll
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# Death Toll

Death toll rises to 25 as California wildfires rage on

Updated Nov 11th 2018, 5:06 PM 20,465 Views 12 Comments

It is expected to increase again.

# death-toll - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Nine die in California wildfires as tens of thousands forced to flee
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# Death Toll

Nine die in California wildfires as tens of thousands forced to flee

Nov 10th 2018, 8:15 AM 9,468 Views 2 Comments

Dozens are reported missing.

# death-toll - Sunday 7 October, 2018

5,000 still feared missing as Indonesian earthquake death toll rises
# Indonesia
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# Indonesia

5,000 still feared missing as Indonesian earthquake death toll rises

Oct 7th 2018, 10:30 AM 6,701 Views 4 Comments

Indonesia’s disaster agency says they have recovered 1,763 bodies so far.

At least 11 dead in 5.9-magnitude Haiti earthquake, authorities say
# Earthquake
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# Earthquake

At least 11 dead in 5.9-magnitude Haiti earthquake, authorities say

Oct 7th 2018, 8:08 AM 9,371 Views 0 Comments

The epicentre of the quake was located about 19 kilometres northwest of the city of Port-de-Paix.

# death-toll - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise
# Disaster
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# Disaster

Death toll in horrific Indonesia tsunami is now at least 832 and is expected to rise

Sep 30th 2018, 8:11 AM 12,862 Views 7 Comments

The death toll is expected to worsen considerably as so many regions have yet to be heard from in the aftermath of the quake.

# death-toll - Monday 17 September, 2018

Hope fades in finding survivors after Typhoon Mangkhut unleases landslides in Philippines
# Trail Of Destruction
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# Trail Of Destruction

Hope fades in finding survivors after Typhoon Mangkhut unleases landslides in Philippines

Updated Sep 17th 2018, 9:57 PM 21,941 Views 11 Comments

Mangkhut already is confirmed to have killed 66 people in the Philippines and four in China.

'A monumental disaster': Hurricane Florence death toll rises to 23 as major flooding continues
# Carolinas
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# Carolinas

'A monumental disaster': Hurricane Florence death toll rises to 23 as major flooding continues

Sep 17th 2018, 8:34 PM 11,098 Views 5 Comments

A tornado watch has been issued for parts of North and South Carolina.

# death-toll - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Death toll rises to 324 as Kerala suffers worst flooding crisis in 100 years
# India
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# India

Death toll rises to 324 as Kerala suffers worst flooding crisis in 100 years

Aug 18th 2018, 7:36 AM 6,984 Views 5 Comments

At least 310,000 people have been displaced and are taking shelter in relief camps.

# death-toll - Friday 17 August, 2018

Over 300 dead in India as huge floods trigger landslides
# Kerala
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# Kerala

Over 300 dead in India as huge floods trigger landslides

Aug 17th 2018, 5:18 PM 10,775 Views 2 Comments

Thousands are still trapped without food or water.

# death-toll - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Three children aged 8, 12 and 13 among 39 dead in Italy bridge collapse tragedy
# Genoa
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# Genoa

Three children aged 8, 12 and 13 among 39 dead in Italy bridge collapse tragedy

Aug 15th 2018, 6:32 PM 11,939 Views 6 Comments

The tragedy has focused anger on the structural problems that have dogged the decades old Morandi bridge.

# death-toll - Thursday 9 August, 2018

Puerto Rico says Hurricane Maria killed 1,400 people, but death toll remains at 64
# Flooding
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# Flooding

Puerto Rico says Hurricane Maria killed 1,400 people, but death toll remains at 64

Aug 9th 2018, 9:39 PM 13,979 Views 7 Comments

Widespread flooding left many sick and elderly people unable to get medical treatment.

# death-toll - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

All Irish tourists taken off earthquake-stricken Gili Islands, ambassador says
# Indonesia
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# Indonesia

All Irish tourists taken off earthquake-stricken Gili Islands, ambassador says

Updated Aug 7th 2018, 9:43 AM 21,515 Views 8 Comments

Rescuers today resumed the search for survivors, and to recover the bodies of victims.

# death-toll - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Japan rescuers carry out house-to-house searches as floods and landslides claim 141 lives
# Heavy Rain
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# Heavy Rain

Japan rescuers carry out house-to-house searches as floods and landslides claim 141 lives

Jul 10th 2018, 7:25 AM 5,573 Views 1 Comment

The crisis is the deadliest rain-related disaster in over three decades in Japan.

# death-toll - Monday 11 June, 2018

Puerto Rico's morgue is overflowing with unclaimed dead bodies after a storm nine months ago
# Hurricane Maria
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# Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico's morgue is overflowing with unclaimed dead bodies after a storm nine months ago

Jun 11th 2018, 10:42 PM 39,753 Views 10 Comments

Hurricane Maria struck the island 20 September.

# death-toll - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Death toll from Hurricane Maria likely to be 70 times official estimates
# Puerto Rico
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# Puerto Rico

Death toll from Hurricane Maria likely to be 70 times official estimates

May 29th 2018, 10:20 PM 17,882 Views 4 Comments

The government death toll was just 64, but researchers said today it could be 4,600.

# death-toll - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

More than 300 people now killed in rebel held area of Syria
# Eastern Ghouta
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# Eastern Ghouta

More than 300 people now killed in rebel held area of Syria

Feb 21st 2018, 10:43 PM 11,342 Views 46 Comments

At least 67 children were among those killed this week.

# death-toll - Saturday 13 January, 2018

California mudslides: 18 people confirmed dead, with two-year-old girl among those missing
# Santa Barbara
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# Santa Barbara

California mudslides: 18 people confirmed dead, with two-year-old girl among those missing

Jan 13th 2018, 4:07 PM 8,054 Views 8 Comments

Seven people remain missing and dozens of homes have been destroyed.

# death-toll - Monday 6 November, 2017

Local resident 'engaged suspect in gun fire' after worst mass shooting in Texas history
# Sutherland Springs
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# Sutherland Springs

Local resident 'engaged suspect in gun fire' after worst mass shooting in Texas history

Nov 6th 2017, 7:10 AM 43,828 Views 119 Comments

The local was uninjured during the incident.

# death-toll - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'We're not out of this emergency, not even close': California wildfire death toll rises to 33
# Emergency
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# Emergency

'We're not out of this emergency, not even close': California wildfire death toll rises to 33

Oct 14th 2017, 1:10 PM 6,515 Views 9 Comments

An estimated 5,700 structures have been destroyed by the wildfires.

# death-toll - Friday 13 October, 2017

Death toll hits 31 in deadliest wildfire disaster in California's history
# Wildfires
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# Wildfires

Death toll hits 31 in deadliest wildfire disaster in California's history

Oct 13th 2017, 7:28 AM 8,307 Views 8 Comments

The fires have been raging in northern California since last Sunday.

# death-toll - Friday 8 September, 2017

Hurricane Irma leaves at least 15 dead as 500,000 people ordered to evacuate Florida
# 'Be Careful. Be Safe'
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# 'Be Careful. Be Safe'

Hurricane Irma leaves at least 15 dead as 500,000 people ordered to evacuate Florida

Sep 8th 2017, 8:15 AM 17,645 Views 21 Comments

The death toll is expected to rise.

# death-toll - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

'I was just really concerned for my kids': Irishman in Texas evacuated from house in boat
# HURRICANE HARVEY
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# HURRICANE HARVEY

'I was just really concerned for my kids': Irishman in Texas evacuated from house in boat

Aug 30th 2017, 10:37 PM 12,125 Views 12 Comments

The full horrors of the monster storm Hurricane Harvey began emerging today.

# death-toll - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Full death toll from Grenfell Tower 'could take until end of the year'
# Grenfell Tower Fire
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# Grenfell Tower Fire

Full death toll from Grenfell Tower 'could take until end of the year'

Jun 28th 2017, 3:43 PM 8,762 Views 8 Comments

Police previously said at least 79 people died in the blaze.