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3 killed, 600 injured in horrific Pretoria train collision

3 killed, 600 injured in horrific Pretoria train collision

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2019 15:20 0

At least three people have been confirmed dead and over 600 were injured in a horrifying Tuesday collision involving two passenger trains in Pretoria, South ... Read More

Tourists Evacuated, stranded, cancellations: Chaos in Germany, Switzerland and Austria

Tourists Evacuated, stranded, cancellations: Chaos in Germany, Switzerland and Austria

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019 06:05 0

Thousands of tourists ended the last Christmas holiday in the Alps on Sunday being evacuated. This included visitors to the famous glacier Matterhorn in Switzerland. ... Read More

Plastic Pollution Maldives: All-Female ‘Stand Up For Our Seas’ Expedition raises awareness

Plastic Pollution Maldives: All-Female ‘Stand Up For Our Seas’ Expedition raises awareness

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019 05:04 0

Maldives, Coco Collection, is sponsoring an unprecedented stand-up paddle boarding campaign in the Maldives that aims to raise awareness about the environment, and in particular, ... Read More

Southern California shooting kills 3 in Gable House Bowl in Torrance

Southern California shooting kills 3 in Gable House Bowl in Torrance

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 5, 2019 10:59 0

Torrance Police in LA County, California says three people were killed and four people were injured in a shooting late Friday night at Gablehouse, a ... Read More

Five people wounded in Santiago bus stop terrorist bombing

Five people wounded in Santiago bus stop terrorist bombing

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 5, 2019 00:25 0

An explosion at a bus stop in Santiago, the capital of Chile, wounded at least five people. The explosion took place shortly before noon local ... Read More

Special Forces unit deployed after Cologne train station shooting

Special Forces unit deployed after Cologne train station shooting

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019 18:10 0

German police have deployed a Special Forces unit to central Cologne following a shooting incident that took place near the central railway station. At least ... Read More

Over 20 people killed or injured in Denmark train disaster

Over 20 people killed or injured in Denmark train disaster

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019 15:34 0

At least six people were killed and sixteen injured in a train accident in Denmark. The disaster came amid a powerful storm that is devastating ... Read More

Four people injured in New Year’s Eve car-ramming attack in Germany

Four people injured in New Year’s Eve car-ramming attack in Germany

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 1, 2019 18:10 0

A man plowed his car into a crowd on New Year’s Eve in Germany, gravely injuring at least four pedestrians in what German police called ... Read More

Manchester police: New Year’s Eve train station stabbing spree “terrorist attack”

Manchester police: New Year’s Eve train station stabbing spree “terrorist attack”

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 1, 2019 15:51 0

British police say that the stabbing spree which occurred in Manchester on New Year’s Eve is being investigated as terror-related attack. Three people - including ... Read More

Act of terror in Tokyo Shinjuku tourist area during New Years celebration

Act of terror in Tokyo Shinjuku tourist area during New Years celebration

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 1, 2019 08:38 0

New Years in Tokyo turned violent when a car slammed into crowds who were celebrating  New Year early on Jan. 1. leaving 9 injured. The ... Read More

Southwest Airlines Jet bridge at BWI airport collapsed: What will be done about it?

Southwest Airlines Jet bridge at BWI airport collapsed: What will be done about it?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018 02:55 0

A defective metal bracket on the jet bridge that collapsed and injured six people at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport on Saturday will be replaced also ... Read More

Roadside bomb in Egypt kills tourists

Roadside bomb in Egypt kills tourists

editor editor- December 29, 2018 01:24 0

Tourists were heading to a show at the pyramids in Egypt, when a roadside bomb exploded. Read More

2 Vietnamese tourists killed, 12 wounded in Giza tour bus bombing

2 Vietnamese tourists killed, 12 wounded in Giza tour bus bombing

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018 19:03 0

At least two people were killed and 12 injured as a bus carrying Vietnamese tourists on their trip to the ancient Giza pyramids was rocked ... Read More

Sicily earthquake jolts people out of bed: Don’t let low magnitude fool you

Sicily earthquake jolts people out of bed: Don’t let low magnitude fool you

editor editor- December 26, 2018 20:15 0

The latest Sicily quake created an ash cloud that led to the temporary closure of Sicilian airspace on Christmas Eve. Read More

8 killed, 22 injured: Hijacked bus plows into crowd in Longyan, China

8 killed, 22 injured: Hijacked bus plows into crowd in Longyan, China

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 25, 2018 17:21 0

A man has hijacked a bus and drove it into a crowd of people in China’s city of Longyan, killing 8 people and injuring 22 ... Read More

Indonesia: Tsunami killed at least 373 people, injured over 1,400

Indonesia: Tsunami killed at least 373 people, injured over 1,400

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018 17:05 0

The tsunami in Indonesia killed at least 373 people and injured more than 1,400 on the islands of Java and Sumatra, an official said on ... Read More

Air traffic at Catania airport suspended after Mount Etna volcano eruption

Air traffic at Catania airport suspended after Mount Etna volcano eruption

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018 16:45 0

Sicily's Mount Etna volcano erupted on Monday, the National Institute of Geophysics and Vulcanology (INGV) said in a statement. The eruption that began at noon ... Read More

Indonesian Authorities warned after Tsunami killed hundreds: Stay off the beaches!

Indonesian Authorities warned after Tsunami killed hundreds: Stay off the beaches!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 24, 2018 09:10 0

In Indonesia, The Sunda Strait tsunami killed at least 281 people and injured more than 1,016 others.  The volcano Anak Krakatau, which lies roughly halfway ... Read More

Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian  coast in Lampung

Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian coast in Lampung

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018 00:59 0

A deadly tsunami hit Lampung in Indonesia Sunday Morning. Dozens of buildings were destroyed by the wave, which hit beaches in Lampung and Banten. Lampung ... Read More

Vienna restaurant shooting leaves 1 person dead, 1 injured

Vienna restaurant shooting leaves 1 person dead, 1 injured

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 21, 2018 14:54 0

One person has been killed and one injured in a shootout at a popular tourist restaurant in the Austrian capital’s historic center. It's yet unclear ... Read More

Dozens injured in Sapporo restaurant explosion

Dozens injured in Sapporo restaurant explosion

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 16, 2018 17:15 0

More than 40 people have been injured in an explosion at a restaurant in northern Japan, police have confirmed. The blast occurred at the Izakaya ... Read More

One passenger killed, 44 injured in Zurich tour bus crash

One passenger killed, 44 injured in Zurich tour bus crash

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 16, 2018 16:49 0

At least one person was killed and 44 injured after a passenger bus swerved and hit a wall on a motorway near the Swiss city ... Read More

Head-on collision: 9 killed, dozens injured in Turkish high-speed train disaster

Head-on collision: 9 killed, dozens injured in Turkish high-speed train disaster

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018 04:34 0

At least nine people were killed and 47 others injured when a high-speed train crashed into a pilot engine traveling along the same rails in ... Read More

Address Dubai Mall: New Look and Sparkle

Address Dubai Mall: New Look and Sparkle

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 11, 2018 21:36 0

The hotel, which is part of the Emaar Hospitality Group’s Address Hotels and Resorts brand, has long been one of the emirate’s most popular options ... Read More

Terror shooting in Strasbourg: 2 dead near popular tourist Christmas Market

Terror shooting in Strasbourg: 2 dead near popular tourist Christmas Market

editor editor- December 11, 2018 11:40 0

A gunman is reportedly on the run in Strasbourg after shooting two people dead and injuring at least 11 others in a terrorist attack near ... Read More

Visiting Paris yesterday: Not really a good idea

Visiting Paris yesterday: Not really a good idea

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 8, 2018 20:52 2

A huge clean-up operation is currently underway in Paris and started in the early hours Sunday morning after French "yellow vest" demonstrators clashed with riot ... Read More

It was Homicide according to International Nightlife Association at Club Lanterna Azzura Disco, Italy

It was Homicide according to International Nightlife Association at Club Lanterna Azzura Disco, Italy

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 8, 2018 17:58 1

We ask the Italian authorities to start a full investigation into the facts, find out who sprayed the pepper spray and if the club has any ... Read More

6 killed, 120 injured in Italian nightclub stampede

6 killed, 120 injured in Italian nightclub stampede

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 8, 2018 06:20 1

Six people were killed and 120 clubgoers injured in a stampede at a packed nightclub in Italy. Witnesses say the panic that triggered the stampede ... Read More

Tourists seriously injured in bus rollover near Perth

Tourists seriously injured in bus rollover near Perth

editor editor- July 25, 2011 10:22 0

Three Singaporean tourists are reported to have received serious spinal injuries when a four-wheel-drive bus rolled in sand dunes near the coastal town of Lancelin ... Read More

German tourists injured in Belfast bus attack

German tourists injured in Belfast bus attack

editor editor- August 18, 2010 05:47 0

Three German tourists have been injured after a coach was stoned in east Belfast. The vehicle was attacked on the King's Road, in the city ... Read More

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