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#Death Toll

# death-toll - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Met police say 58 presumed dead in Grenfell tower fire
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Met police say 58 presumed dead in Grenfell tower fire

Jun 17th 2017, 4:38 PM 23,974 Views 37 Comments

The number of confirmed fatalities remains at 30.

# death-toll - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Bodies of five children among those pulled from the water after Myanmar plane crash
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Bodies of five children among those pulled from the water after Myanmar plane crash

Jun 8th 2017, 7:53 AM 14,282 Views 5 Comments

There were at least 120 people on board the plane.

# death-toll - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

The bodies of four more climbers found inside a tent near summit of Mount Everest
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The bodies of four more climbers found inside a tent near summit of Mount Everest

May 24th 2017, 7:26 AM 29,927 Views 19 Comments

These latest discoveries brings the death toll in recent days to 10.

# death-toll - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Death toll in Venezuela protests rises to 36 as looting breaks out
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Death toll in Venezuela protests rises to 36 as looting breaks out

May 6th 2017, 1:51 PM 8,768 Views 36 Comments

At least 70 stores have been raided since Tuesday.

# death-toll - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Isis death toll from 'Mother Of All Bombs' reaches 90
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Isis death toll from 'Mother Of All Bombs' reaches 90

Apr 15th 2017, 9:42 AM 37,223 Views 133 Comments

The bomb was dropped on Thursday.

# death-toll - Monday 3 April, 2017

At least 254 dead, including 43 children, as toll from Colombian horror mudslide continues to climb
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# Tragic

At least 254 dead, including 43 children, as toll from Colombian horror mudslide continues to climb

Apr 3rd 2017, 7:09 AM 8,104 Views 4 Comments

The deadly landslide, which struck late on Friday evening, resulted from days of heavy rains.

# death-toll - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Death toll after fire at Guatemalan children's shelter rises to 40
# Blaze
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Death toll after fire at Guatemalan children's shelter rises to 40

Mar 12th 2017, 7:00 PM 7,433 Views 6 Comments

The blaze was believed to have been set by girls protesting dire conditions they were subjected to at the shelter.

# death-toll - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Over 100 people die in avalanches in Afghanistan
# Emergency
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# Emergency

Over 100 people die in avalanches in Afghanistan

Feb 5th 2017, 5:52 PM 8,176 Views 5 Comments

At least 50 people were killed in a single village.

# death-toll - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche
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Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche

Jan 24th 2017, 2:23 PM 18,120 Views 7 Comments

The death toll of the avalanche is now at 15.

# death-toll - Monday 23 January, 2017

Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors
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# Rescue

Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors

Jan 23rd 2017, 10:19 PM 20,148 Views 6 Comments

More than two days have passed since anyone has been pulled out alive from the hotel.

# death-toll - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Homeless people and migrants most at risk as freezing conditions cause at least 65 deaths in Europe
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# Extreme Weather

Homeless people and migrants most at risk as freezing conditions cause at least 65 deaths in Europe

Jan 12th 2017, 9:30 AM 12,739 Views 30 Comments

The Greek government sent a navy transport ship to the island of Lesbos yesterday to house around 500 migrants still sleeping in tents.

# death-toll - Saturday 3 December, 2016

At least 38 killed in two separate Chinese coal mine blasts
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At least 38 killed in two separate Chinese coal mine blasts

Dec 3rd 2016, 12:08 PM 4,872 Views 3 Comments

China is the world’s largest coal producer and deadly accidents are common.

# death-toll - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Death toll in Italy earthquake rises to at least 250 as questions mount
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# Umbria

Death toll in Italy earthquake rises to at least 250 as questions mount

Aug 25th 2016, 9:34 PM 38,623 Views 13 Comments

Public prosecutor Giuseppe Saieva said he would be opening an investigation into whether anyone could be held responsible for the disaster.

# death-toll - Monday 28 March, 2016

"There was a blast suddenly - I saw a huge ball of fire"
# Pakistan Blast
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# Pakistan Blast

"There was a blast suddenly - I saw a huge ball of fire"

Mar 28th 2016, 9:52 AM 14,186 Views 42 Comments

The Taliban said that the suicide blast that hit families in a park was targeting Christians.

# death-toll - Saturday 26 September, 2015

40 years of tragedy: The hajj has been plagued by disaster
# Deadly Stampede
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# Deadly Stampede

40 years of tragedy: The hajj has been plagued by disaster

Sep 26th 2015, 3:45 PM 16,712 Views 72 Comments

Over 3,980 people have died in tragedies in the hajj since 1975.

# death-toll - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

The hunt for the Bangkok bomber - what we know so far
# Thailand
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# Thailand

The hunt for the Bangkok bomber - what we know so far

Aug 19th 2015, 7:38 PM 22,147 Views 37 Comments

The man, who “didn’t act alone”, “might be foreign or Thai” according to police.

# death-toll - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Thai police release photos of Bangkok bombing suspect
# Thailand
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# Thailand

Thai police release photos of Bangkok bombing suspect

Aug 18th 2015, 2:30 PM 29,045 Views 88 Comments

Earlier today there was a second explosion in the capital. No injuries have been reported.

# death-toll - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Tianjin: Explosion death toll rises to 50 as devastation is revealed
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# Tianjin

Tianjin: Explosion death toll rises to 50 as devastation is revealed

Aug 13th 2015, 11:04 PM 33,541 Views 24 Comments

The explosion unleashed a fireball that ripped through the night sky shattering glass up to three kilometres from the blast site.

# death-toll - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Calls for 'death sentence' for doomed ship's captain as death toll reaches 396
# Yangtze River
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# Yangtze River

Calls for 'death sentence' for doomed ship's captain as death toll reaches 396

Jun 6th 2015, 8:55 AM 12,208 Views 13 Comments

There are thousands of soldiers involved in the rescue operation.

# death-toll - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

May Bank Holiday Weekend 2014: 5 killed and 6 seriously injured on roads
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# Crashes

May Bank Holiday Weekend 2014: 5 killed and 6 seriously injured on roads

Apr 29th 2015, 3:17 PM 7,486 Views 32 Comments

Last year five people died during the May bank holiday weekend.

# death-toll - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Nepal death toll passes 2,500 as fresh aftershocks and avalanches hit
# More Tremors
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# More Tremors

Nepal death toll passes 2,500 as fresh aftershocks and avalanches hit

Apr 26th 2015, 7:00 PM 23,410 Views 10 Comments

A strong aftershock has hit the region, as a massive rescue effort gets under way.

# death-toll - Friday 26 December, 2014

Roads deaths for 2014 have surpassed last year
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Roads deaths for 2014 have surpassed last year

Dec 26th 2014, 3:50 PM 11,752 Views 35 Comments

With just under a week of 2014 left, 195 people have died.

# death-toll - Monday 22 December, 2014

Six confirmed dead as rubbish truck crashes into pedestrians on busy Glasgow street
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# Glasgow

Six confirmed dead as rubbish truck crashes into pedestrians on busy Glasgow street

Dec 22nd 2014, 6:21 PM 52,997 Views 43 Comments

One witness has described the driver as ‘slumped over the wheel’.

# death-toll - Friday 28 November, 2014

120 killed, hundreds more injured --- as suicide bombers target Nigeria mosque
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# Massacre

120 killed, hundreds more injured --- as suicide bombers target Nigeria mosque

Nov 28th 2014, 7:44 PM 11,371 Views 70 Comments

Just days ago, a senior cleric at the mosque issued a call to arms against Boko Haram.

# death-toll - Friday 17 October, 2014

Collapse of ventilation grate at South Korean pop concert leaves 16 dead
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# Accident

Collapse of ventilation grate at South Korean pop concert leaves 16 dead

Oct 17th 2014, 12:08 PM 8,777 Views 2 Comments

It’s believed the concert goers standing on the grate fell 65 feet.

# death-toll - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

This is the moment Mount Ontake erupted
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This is the moment Mount Ontake erupted

Oct 1st 2014, 8:05 AM 6,634 Views 5 Comments

The death toll has reached 48 people.

# death-toll - Monday 4 August, 2014

'Half naked survivors sit along muddy roads quivering in the rain waiting for food and medication'
# China Quake
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# China Quake

'Half naked survivors sit along muddy roads quivering in the rain waiting for food and medication'

Aug 4th 2014, 1:31 PM 13,446 Views 9 Comments

So far, 398 people have been confirmed dead and 1,801 injured.

# death-toll - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Medical workers in scrubs to protest at ‘die-in’ Gaza protest in Dublin
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# Demonstration

Medical workers in scrubs to protest at ‘die-in’ Gaza protest in Dublin

Jul 31st 2014, 7:00 AM 8,336 Views 19 Comments

The medical workers want the Irish Government to condemn attacks on medical workers, hospitals and ambulances in Gaza.

# death-toll - Sunday 27 July, 2014

260 people died in the Mediterranean in the past two weeks
# Tragedies At Sea
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# Tragedies At Sea

260 people died in the Mediterranean in the past two weeks

Jul 27th 2014, 7:45 AM 18,878 Views 12 Comments

Tragedies at sea as people try to escape their war-torn native countries.

# death-toll - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Irish protests to be stepped up today as Gaza conflict escalates
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Irish protests to be stepped up today as Gaza conflict escalates

Jul 26th 2014, 7:15 AM 7,519 Views 96 Comments

More than 800 Palestinians and 36 Israelis have died since the start of the conflict, over two weeks ago.

# death-toll - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Israeli shell hits UN school in Gaza killing 15 people, including UN staff
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Israeli shell hits UN school in Gaza killing 15 people, including UN staff

Jul 24th 2014, 10:58 PM 22,393 Views 359 Comments

UN chief Ban Ki-Moon called for the killing to stop now.

# death-toll - Monday 14 July, 2014

New Foreign Affairs Minister "extremely concerned" as Gaza death toll tops 175
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New Foreign Affairs Minister "extremely concerned" as Gaza death toll tops 175

Jul 14th 2014, 5:43 PM 6,161 Views 77 Comments

Six people have died today, including a man and a woman injured in air strikes yesterday.

# death-toll - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Gaza latest: Israel vows no let-up, Hamas remains defiant
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Gaza latest: Israel vows no let-up, Hamas remains defiant

Jul 12th 2014, 6:28 AM 3,483 Views 90 Comments

About 525 rockets have hit the Jewish state since Tuesday, while Israel hit over 60 targets in Gaza overnight

# death-toll - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Dozens die in Afghan flash floods - and there's "nothing left" for the survivors
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# Disaster

Dozens die in Afghan flash floods - and there's "nothing left" for the survivors

Jun 7th 2014, 4:03 PM 7,270 Views 8 Comments

The death toll currently stands at almost 60, but is expected to rise as rescue efforts continue.

# death-toll - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Five new deaths from MERS virus in Saudi Arabia
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Five new deaths from MERS virus in Saudi Arabia

May 18th 2014, 11:54 AM 8,506 Views 10 Comments

The dead included men and women aged from their 60s to 80s.

# death-toll - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Turkey's fury turns on PM as mine collapse death toll reaches 274
# Turkey Mine Disaster
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# Turkey Mine Disaster

Turkey's fury turns on PM as mine collapse death toll reaches 274

May 14th 2014, 9:53 PM 5,939 Views 10 Comments

Thousands of protesters clashed with police in Ankara and Istanbul.

Over 200 dead in Turkey mine blast with hundreds more trapped underground
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Over 200 dead in Turkey mine blast with hundreds more trapped underground

May 14th 2014, 6:53 AM 5,071 Views 7 Comments

787 people were inside the coal mine in Soma, some 250 kilometers south of Istanbul, at the time of the accident.

# death-toll - Saturday 3 May, 2014

"We will not stop": Strong message from Ukraine as army action continues
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"We will not stop": Strong message from Ukraine as army action continues

May 3rd 2014, 7:52 AM 5,640 Views 75 Comments

Ukraine suffered its bloodiest day yesterday with the death toll put at over 30 people.

# death-toll - Thursday 20 February, 2014

Death toll climbs to 60 in Kiev as 67 police officers 'seized'
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Death toll climbs to 60 in Kiev as 67 police officers 'seized'

Feb 20th 2014, 3:10 PM 21,116 Views 129 Comments

The death toll from today’s earlier violence stands, unofficially, at 26.

# death-toll - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Concern CEO: We need to look beyond short-term aid in Philippines
# Typhoon Haiyan
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# Typhoon Haiyan

Concern CEO: We need to look beyond short-term aid in Philippines

Nov 23rd 2013, 5:25 PM 4,363 Views 4 Comments

The aid agency is overseeing a programme to renovate 2,000 damaged fishing boats in areas where fishing communities were devastated by the storm.