World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 27, 2015
The death toll from landslides in three small Peruvian communities has risen to nine following the discovery of a young girl in a river Thursday, an official said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 23, 2015
The death toll from Vanuatu's devastating cyclone was revised down to 11 today, according to the United Nations which also said contributions to the South Pacific nation's recovery have topped US$10 million.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 22, 2015
Three more persons have died due to the H1N1 virus in last 48 hours in parts of Rajasthan, raising the death toll to 400 this year, an official said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 21, 2015
Swine flu claimed the lives of 21 more people as the death toll across the country rose to 1,895 on Saturday while the total number of affected persons nearly reached the 32,000 mark.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 21, 2015
More than half of the South Pacific island nation Vanuatu's population has been affected by Cyclone Pam, the UN said today as the death toll rose to 16.
World News | Reuters | Thursday March 19, 2015
The death toll from the devastating storm that pummelled Vanuatu last weekend will not rise significantly, the prime minister of the South Pacific island nation said today.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Residents of the southern Vanuatu island of Tanna said they were running out of food and basic supplies today, after a huge cyclone tore across the South Pacific nation wreaking widespread devastation but not the heavy death toll initially feared.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 14, 2015
Swine flu has claimed the lives of 47 more people in the country as the death toll rose to 1,674 while the number of persons affected by the H1N1 virus exceeded 29,000.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 13, 2015
More than 10,000 people have now died from the Ebola virus, almost all of them in west Africa, the World Health Organization said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 12, 2015
Around 1,000 Pakistani paramilitary troops backed by helicopters are battling separatists in the country's restive southwest, with the rebel death toll rising to 13 today on the second day of fighting.
Telangana News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
The death toll due to swine flu in Telangana rose to 66 today with one more person succumbing to the H1N1 virus.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 10, 2015
Two more people died due to swine flu in Uttar Pradesh, taking the toll to 18, health official said today, adding that the number of fresh H1N1 cases has gone down considerably.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
Swine flu deaths continued unabated as 51 more people died of the virus raising the toll to 1370 while the number of affected crossed the 25,000 mark on Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 7, 2015
With eight more people succumbing to swine flu today, the death toll due to the H1N1 virus in Gujarat this year has reached 332.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 6, 2015
The MERS virus has killed 10 more people in Saudi Arabia over the past week, pushing the death toll above 400, as health officials broaden their campaign to halt its spread.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 6, 2015
Fresh casualties drove the swine flu toll past the 1,200-mark while more than 23,000 cases of the disease have been reported in the country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 2, 2015
The swine flu onslaught has claimed 34 more lives as the nationwide toll from the H1N1 virus so far this year touched 1,075 with the number of cases of the disease inching towards the 20,000 mark.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 28, 2015
Swine flu has claimed 36 more lives raising the toll to 1,041 even as the number of people affected by the H1N1 virus in the country breached the 19,000 mark today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday February 28, 2015
A military assault on Islamic militants in the southern Philippines entered its fifth day today, with the toll rising to 24 guerrillas and two soldiers dead, officials said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday February 27, 2015
More than 250 people have been killed in a series of avalanches triggered by heavy snowfall around Afghanistan this week, provincial authorities said today.
World News | Reuters | Thursday February 26, 2015
More than 180 people have been killed in north Afghanistan in some of the worst avalanches there for 30 years, officials said on today, with heavy snow set to last for two more days after an unusually dry winter led to fears of drought.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 26, 2015
Swine flu has claimed 51 more lives raising the death toll to 926 and the number of people affected by the disease crossed the 16,000 mark even as the Government said today there is no need to panic.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Avalanches triggered by heavy snowfalls have killed at least 28 people in Afghanistan and the death toll is expected to rise, officials said today.
India News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Tuesday February 24, 2015
12 people died due to swine flu in Gujarat today, taking the death toll to 219 since January, according to an official statement. Gujarat has been battling with swine flu, with over 3,000 cases recorded since the beginning of the year.