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36 killed, over 50 injured after express train derails in India

36 killed, over 50 injured after express train derails in India

Rescuers have been battling to pull survivors form the wreckage of a train crash which killed at least 36 and left another 50 injured in southern India. Eight coaches and the engine of the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar express were derailed at around 11:00 pm on Saturday in the latest of a series of disasters on the country’s […]

January 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
At least 10 people believed killed by Italian earthquake

At least 10 people believed killed by Italian earthquake

Aug 24, – Numerous buildings collapsed in small communities close to the epicentre of the quake in a remote, thinly-populated area straddling the regions of Umbria, Marche and Lazio. A powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck central Italy in the early hours of Wednesday, devastating mountain villages and leaving at least 10 people dead. As dawn broke, […]

August 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
Signs of Early Kidney Damage Found in Some 9/11 Responders

Signs of Early Kidney Damage Found in Some 9/11 Responders

Nov 10, – Some first responders who toiled at the World Trade Center site after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks are now showing signs of early kidney damage, a preliminary study finds. Experts said it’s the first time evidence of kidney trouble has been found in 9/11 first responders, and more study is needed before […]

November 10, 2013 | By | Reply More