Tag archive for ‘Dead’
By On Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

German chemical explosion leaves 1 dead, 4 missing

An explosion at an industrial park for chemical companies in Germany killed at least one person Tuesday, with 16 injured and four still missing. CBC | World News More...

By On Friday, July 23rd, 2021

At least 22 dead following 2 prison riots in Ecuador

At least 22 inmates died and several police were injured during riots at two of Ecuador’s largest penitentiaries, the Andean nation said on Thursday, marking More...

By On Wednesday, July 21st, 2021

Heavy flooding in central China leaves 12 dead, displaces thousands

At least 12 people died in severe flooding Tuesday in a Chinese provincial capital, as the waters also trapped people in subways and schools, washed away vehicles More...

By On Friday, July 16th, 2021

At least 90 dead and hundreds missing as floods rage across Western Europe

The death toll from devastating floods across parts of western Germany and Belgium rose above 90 on Friday, as the search continued for hundreds of people still More...

By On Thursday, July 15th, 2021

At least 7 dead, many missing in Germany as homes collapse in severe flooding

At least seven people have died and several people are missing in Germany after heavy flooding turned streams and streets into raging torrents, sweeping away cars More...

By On Wednesday, July 7th, 2021

Haitian president shot dead at home overnight, interim PM says

Haitian President Jovenel Moise was shot dead by unidentified attackers in his private residence overnight in an “inhuman and barbaric act,” interim More...

By On Tuesday, July 6th, 2021

Jailed Indian rights activist Stan Swamy dead at 84

Father Stan Swamy, a Jesuit priest and longtime Indian tribal rights activist who was jailed in 2020 under India’s harsh anti-terror law, died Monday in the More...

By On Sunday, July 4th, 2021

Japan mudslide leaves 2 dead, at least 20 missing

More than 1,000 soldiers, firefighters and police on Sunday waded through a giant mudslide that ripped through a resort town southwest of Tokyo, killing at least More...

By On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021

Donald Rumsfeld, former U.S. defence secretary who oversaw Iraq war, dead at 88

Donald Rumsfeld, the two-time defence secretary and one-time presidential candidate whose reputation as a skilled bureaucrat and visionary of a modern U.S. military More...

By On Sunday, June 27th, 2021

9 confirmed dead, dozens still missing in Florida building collapse

The death toll after the collapse of a 12-storey condo building in south Florida has risen┬áto nine, with dozens still missing, officials said on Sunday, as questions More...