Tag: survivors

Why tourists are not in danger after confirmed Ebola case in Uganda
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Why tourists are not in danger after confirmed Ebola case in Uganda

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 12, 2019

There is no threat for tourists traveling currently in Uganda. Future visitors planning a trip to this East African country ... Read More

Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists
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Dark Tourism: South Korea using massacre to lure tourists

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- June 7, 2019

What is often referred to as dark tourism is now a hopeful light in terms of tourism for South Korea. ... Read More

No survivors: 11 people killed in Mexico private jet crash
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No survivors: 11 people killed in Mexico private jet crash

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019

The wreckage of a private jet en route from Las Vegas to Monterrey, Mexico, has been located in a mountainous ... Read More

WTTC launches global taskforce on human trafficking
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WTTC launches global taskforce on human trafficking

editor editor- April 4, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has today announced the formation of a global taskforce to help prevent and ... Read More

Airbus Foundation and IFRC cyclone Idai relief flight
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Airbus Foundation and IFRC cyclone Idai relief flight

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2019

The Airbus Foundation and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IRFC) have sent 26 tonnes of ... Read More

Cyclone Idai:  What the African Tourism Board is doing?
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Cyclone Idai: What the African Tourism Board is doing?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 20, 2019

“The situation is terrible,” Jamie LeSueur of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said Tuesday in ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebre Mariam statement from the ET 302 crash site
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Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebre Mariam statement from the ET 302 crash site

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Tewolde GebreMariam is the Group CEO, Ethiopian Airlines. The Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO deeply regrets the fatal accident involved on ... Read More

Crashed: Ethiopian Airlines ET302 Addis Ababa to Nairobi
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Crashed: Ethiopian Airlines ET302 Addis Ababa to Nairobi

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Star Alliance carrier Ethiopian Airlines is reporting a fatal accident and crash. The jet is a brand new Boeing 737 ... Read More

Dozens feared dead as 7-story building collapses in Istanbul
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Dozens feared dead as 7-story building collapses in Istanbul

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

At least one person has died while three of those injured have been rescued after a 7-story apartment building collapsed ... Read More

Wedding ends in tragedy in Peru after hotel wall collapses killing 15
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Wedding ends in tragedy in Peru after hotel wall collapses killing 15

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 27, 2019

At least 15 people were killed and 29 others were injured when wedding in the Peruvian city of Abancay has ... Read More

Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes
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Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

700 people could have died in the attack in Nairobi but didn't because of security measures in place and the ... Read More

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018

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

Hotel history: Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter
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Hotel history: Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- December 22, 2018

Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter was a pioneering American woman architect and interior designer whose distinct architectural knowledge was steeped in ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Italy quake leaves thousands of survivors huddled in tents and cars
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Italy quake leaves thousands of survivors huddled in tents and cars

editor editor- May 21, 2012

FINALE EMILIA, Italy - Aftershocks rattled Italy's industrial heartland throughout Sunday evening following a magnitude 6.0 quake that struck around ... Read More

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UN plane crashes in Congo, 32 dead

editor editor- April 5, 2011

Fears are growing for the fate of more than 30 people on board a United Nations plane which has crashed ... Read More

Frantic search for survivors of landslide in Portugal
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Frantic search for survivors of landslide in Portugal

editor editor- February 23, 2010

Forty-two people were killed over the weekend in Portugal when flash floods and landslides swept through hillside villages and coastal ... Read More

“So far, we have only found four dead, no survivors”
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“So far, we have only found four dead, no survivors”

editor editor- June 22, 2008

Manila - At least four people were killed when a ferry with over 800 passengers and crew members sank in ... Read More