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#Death Toll

# death-toll - Saturday 28 July, 2012

China raises Beijing storm toll to 77 after outcry
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China raises Beijing storm toll to 77 after outcry

Jul 28th 2012, 1:07 PM 2,856 Views 2 Comments

The death toll of Beijing’s flash floods has been raised after public questioning of the tally.

# death-toll - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Syria latest: defections, Turkish roadblocks and a Russian outburst
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Syria latest: defections, Turkish roadblocks and a Russian outburst

Jul 25th 2012, 12:28 PM 2,779 Views 6 Comments

Violence continues to rage in the commercial capital of Aleppo.

# death-toll - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Syrian war: fierce fighting continues in Damascus and Aleppo
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Syrian war: fierce fighting continues in Damascus and Aleppo

Jul 22nd 2012, 11:14 AM 1,759 Views 2 Comments

Rebels have launched an operation to ‘liberate’ Aleppo, Syria’s largest city. Both sides are claiming territorial gains.

Ten die in record rains in Beijing
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Ten die in record rains in Beijing

Jul 22nd 2012, 7:43 AM 2,394 Views 2 Comments

The death toll across China has reached 20.

# death-toll - Friday 29 June, 2012

US, Russia hold talks on Syria
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US, Russia hold talks on Syria

Jun 29th 2012, 8:50 PM 3,085 Views 16 Comments

Meanwhile, violence continues in Syria with activists stating it has been a particularly bloody week around the nation’s capital.

# death-toll - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

At least 56 killed in multiple car bombs in Iraq
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At least 56 killed in multiple car bombs in Iraq

Jun 13th 2012, 9:05 AM 561 Views 0 Comments

Shiite pilgrims were attached in this latest wave of sectarian violence

# death-toll - Monday 4 June, 2012

Fears of on-ground deaths after Nigeria plane crash
# Days Of Mourning
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Fears of on-ground deaths after Nigeria plane crash

Jun 4th 2012, 9:50 AM 3,642 Views 7 Comments

The airliner crashed into a densely-populated area of Lagos yesterday.

# death-toll - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

# death-toll - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Syria forces in new assault as diplomatic talks break down
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Syria forces in new assault as diplomatic talks break down

Mar 10th 2012, 7:00 PM 2,410 Views 7 Comments

Kofi Annan and President Assad’s meeting came to a deadlock in the capital city.

# death-toll - Sunday 4 March, 2012

More than 200 killed in Republic of Congo blasts
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More than 200 killed in Republic of Congo blasts

Mar 4th 2012, 6:19 PM 3,221 Views 1 Comment

A munitions depot in Brazzaville caught fire, officials have said.

# death-toll - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Photos: storms wreak havoc across southern US states
# Tornadoes
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Photos: storms wreak havoc across southern US states

Mar 3rd 2012, 6:29 PM 3,348 Views 5 Comments

At least 37 people have been killed as the tornadoes destroyed everything in their paths on Friday.

# death-toll - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

UN says 100 civilians are being killed every day in Syria
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UN says 100 civilians are being killed every day in Syria

Feb 29th 2012, 9:44 AM 486 Views 5 Comments

A top UN official has said that over 7500 people have died so far in the ongoing violence.

# death-toll - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

A year on: Christchurch remembers earthquake victims
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A year on: Christchurch remembers earthquake victims

Feb 22nd 2012, 8:29 AM 1,080 Views 2 Comments

The 185 people who perished in the quake were remembered at memorial services and community events across the country today.

# death-toll - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Charred bodies and broken beds: Horror of Honduras prison fire emerges
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# Prison Fire

Charred bodies and broken beds: Horror of Honduras prison fire emerges

Feb 16th 2012, 6:49 PM 3,243 Views 3 Comments

Survivors have described the scenes inside the packed cells as the blaze tore through the jail.

# death-toll - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Prison fire in Honduras kills hundreds
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Prison fire in Honduras kills hundreds

Feb 15th 2012, 12:31 PM 1,809 Views 6 Comments

Some prisoners burned to death and others suffocated in their cells, said officials.

Syria sets date for referendum on draft constitution
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# Assad Regime

Syria sets date for referendum on draft constitution

Feb 15th 2012, 10:51 AM 715 Views 4 Comments

Read President Assad’s rambling statement on the future of the country. Plus, rare non-government images from inside Syria.

# death-toll - Monday 6 February, 2012

More deaths as shelling continues in Syrian city of Homs
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More deaths as shelling continues in Syrian city of Homs

Feb 6th 2012, 8:05 AM 739 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, the US has called China and Russia’s veto on a UN resolution on Syria a “travesty”.

# death-toll - Saturday 14 January, 2012

Bomb kills 30 pilgrims in Iraq
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# Basra

Bomb kills 30 pilgrims in Iraq

Jan 14th 2012, 10:01 AM 1,178 Views 2 Comments

It is still unclear if the blast was caused by a suicide attacker or roadside bomb.

Cruise ship runs aground off Italy, 3 bodies found
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# Accident

Cruise ship runs aground off Italy, 3 bodies found

Jan 14th 2012, 7:45 AM 11,734 Views 29 Comments

An Irish couple were on board the cruise liner but the DFA has confirmed they were not hurt in the accident.

# death-toll - Monday 26 December, 2011

Arab League monitors due in Syria as violence escalates
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Arab League monitors due in Syria as violence escalates

Dec 26th 2011, 1:24 PM 702 Views 5 Comments

Activists have claimed that between 13 and 20 people have been killed in the city of Homs today.

# death-toll - Friday 23 December, 2011

More than 1,000 people still missing after Philippines floods
# Typhoon Washi
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# Typhoon Washi

More than 1,000 people still missing after Philippines floods

Dec 23rd 2011, 2:07 PM 725 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the Government has issued an appeal for over US$28 million to help victims of the storm.

# death-toll - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

At least 150 dead after two days of violence in Syria
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At least 150 dead after two days of violence in Syria

Dec 21st 2011, 9:13 AM 590 Views 2 Comments

Activists have said that 84 people died on Tuesday as security forces opened fire on protesters and army defectors.

# death-toll - Sunday 13 November, 2011

Syria calls for Arab summit on deepening unrest
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Syria calls for Arab summit on deepening unrest

Nov 13th 2011, 12:53 PM 166 Views 2 Comments

Saturday’s raids on the Saudi and Qatari raids have been condemned while thousands of pro-regime supporters take to the streets.

# death-toll - Saturday 12 November, 2011

Accidental blast at Iranian arms depot kills 15
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Accidental blast at Iranian arms depot kills 15

Nov 12th 2011, 2:15 PM 127 Views 4 Comments

The explosion occurred as munitions were being transported.

# death-toll - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Syrian tanks fire on Homs, defy Arab-brokered deal
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# Syria

Syrian tanks fire on Homs, defy Arab-brokered deal

Nov 3rd 2011, 9:41 PM 201 Views 3 Comments

At least 12 people have been killed in the city of Homs today.

# death-toll - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Turkey quake death toll rises to 534
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Turkey quake death toll rises to 534

Oct 27th 2011, 2:02 PM 135 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, rain and snow has caused further difficulties for survivors and rescue teams.

# death-toll - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Arab League to discuss suspending Syria
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Arab League to discuss suspending Syria

Oct 16th 2011, 4:40 PM 124 Views 2 Comments

Officials have called an emergency meeting to discuss putting more pressure on Syria’s government to end its bloody crackdown on anti-regime protesters.

# death-toll - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Typhoon Nesat kills at least 20 in the Philippines
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# Typhoon Nesat

Typhoon Nesat kills at least 20 in the Philippines

Sep 28th 2011, 10:51 AM 366 Views 1 Comment

As the clean-up begins in the Philippines, the death toll from the storm has risen to 20 people, while another 35 are still unaccounted for.

# death-toll - Monday 12 September, 2011

Death toll in Syria reaches 2,600 - UN
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Death toll in Syria reaches 2,600 - UN

Sep 12th 2011, 3:11 PM 612 Views 1 Comment

Navi Pillay told the Human Rights Council in Geneva today that at least 2,600 people have been killed in Syria since unrest broke out in mid-March.

# death-toll - Monday 29 August, 2011

Syrian forces kill six as Turkey warns Assad of his future demise
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Syrian forces kill six as Turkey warns Assad of his future demise

Aug 29th 2011, 4:43 PM 346 Views 1 Comment

Turkey tells Damascus to look at Tunisia, Egypt – and now Libya – as warnings on the future collapse of the Assad regime.

# death-toll - Friday 19 August, 2011

At least 22 dead in Syria as troops open fire on protestors
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At least 22 dead in Syria as troops open fire on protestors

Aug 19th 2011, 7:18 PM 119 Views 1 Comment

Activist groups have said that at least 22 people have died today as demonstrations against the current government continue across Syria today.

# death-toll - Friday 29 July, 2011

41 people die after storms hit the Philippines
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41 people die after storms hit the Philippines

Jul 29th 2011, 2:47 PM 322 Views 0 Comments

The storms hit the Philippines for three days, causing landslides and knocking down trees and buildings.

# death-toll - Monday 25 July, 2011

Death toll in Norway reduced to 76
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Death toll in Norway reduced to 76

Jul 25th 2011, 4:49 PM 559 Views 5 Comments

Police have reduced the death toll for the island of Utoya, saying that a confusing situation had led to an incorrect figure being released.

# death-toll - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

# death-toll - Friday 11 March, 2011

Breaking: Death toll in Japanese earthquake disaster stands at 60
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Breaking: Death toll in Japanese earthquake disaster stands at 60

Mar 11th 2011, 12:40 PM 376 Views 0 Comments

Death toll rises to 26 in Japan earthquake disaster
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Death toll rises to 26 in Japan earthquake disaster

Mar 11th 2011, 10:13 AM 653 Views 0 Comments

# death-toll - Sunday 27 February, 2011

New Zealand death toll rises to 147 with one Irish man still missing in Christchurch
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New Zealand death toll rises to 147 with one Irish man still missing in Christchurch

Feb 27th 2011, 2:30 PM 616 Views 0 Comments

The number of dead has risen to 147 in the earthquake-struck city, as rescue crews continue to search for survivors including one Irishman.

# death-toll - Saturday 26 February, 2011

Rescue efforts continue in Christchurch as death toll reaches 145
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Rescue efforts continue in Christchurch as death toll reaches 145

Feb 26th 2011, 12:33 PM 359 Views 0 Comments

Over 200 people, including one Irish man, are still missing after last week’s 6.3 quake.

# death-toll - Wednesday 12 January, 2011

Army brought onto streets to quell Tunisian riots
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# Tunisia

Army brought onto streets to quell Tunisian riots

Jan 12th 2011, 3:56 PM 1,265 Views 0 Comments

Interior Minister fired after scores of people killed in three weeks of protest over unemployment.

# death-toll - Tuesday 16 November, 2010

Owner of collapsed building facing 'culpable homicide'
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Owner of collapsed building facing 'culpable homicide'

Nov 16th 2010, 11:33 AM 232 Views 0 Comments

Some 64 people dead under concrete remains of block called an ‘accident waiting to happen’.

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