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Toxic Alcohol in Pakistan Kills 31 People Celebrating Christmas

Toxic Alcohol in Pakistan Kills 31 People Celebrating Christmas

At least 31 people have died from drinking tainted liquor over the Christmas holiday in Pakistan, police and doctors say, raising an earlier toll. Local police officer Atif Imran Qureshi said on Tuesday dozens of people were transported to hospitals in the eastern Punjab province after they consumed contaminated alcohol. A total of 19 people […]

December 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
35 Civilians Slaughtered in DR Congo Christmas Day Attack

35 Civilians Slaughtered in DR Congo Christmas Day Attack

Attacks in villages and fighting between militias killed at least 35 people over the Christmas weekend in North Kivu, a majority Christian area in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. The bloodshed began in Eringeti — a town 55 kilometres (35 miles) north of the regional hub Beni, which for two years has been hit by […]

December 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
At least 30 drown in Uganda Christmas drama on Lake Albert

At least 30 drown in Uganda Christmas drama on Lake Albert

At least 30 Ugandan members of a village football team and their fans drowned on Sunday when their boat capsized on Lake Albert during a Christmas party, police said Monday. “There was a party on the boat, the passengers were dancing and others were drunk. The boat was overloaded with 45 people, all members of […]

December 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
At least 31 dead, 72 hurt in Mexico fireworks market blast

At least 31 dead, 72 hurt in Mexico fireworks market blast

A massive explosion gutted Mexico’s biggest fireworks market, killing at least 31 people and injuring 72, the authorities said. The conflagration in the Mexico City suburb of Tultepec set off a quick-fire series of multicolored blasts that sent a vast cloud of smoke billowing over the capital. The market had been packed with customers buying […]

December 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
12 killed in probable terrorist attack in Berlin Christmas market

12 killed in probable terrorist attack in Berlin Christmas market

German police said on Tuesday they were treating as “a probable terrorist attack” the killing of 12 people when a lorry ploughed through a packed Berlin Christmas market. Dozens more were wounded Monday when the truck tore through the crowd, smashing through wooden stalls and crushing victims, in scenes reminiscent of July’s deadly attack in […]

December 20, 2016 | By | Reply More
Hydration, regular breakfast give sound sleep

Hydration, regular breakfast give sound sleep

Dec 08, – Don’t skip breakfast and drink as much water as possible to sleep well. You may start worrying about finding the perfect gift for your loved ones or over too many Christmas party invitations, and such thoughts can have a negative impact on one’s sleep pattern. Sleep expert Nerina Ramlakhan has shared advice […]

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