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Train carrying fuel derails in DR Congo – 33 feared dead, several injured

Train carrying fuel derails in DR Congo – 33 feared dead, several injured

At least 33 people were feared dead when the train carrying fuel plunged into ravine in Democratic Republic of Congo. The UN’s radio Okapi reported about 33 fatalities and other injured and burned people in the accident that took place in sprawling mineral-rich province of Katanga. It is reported that the death toll is eight […]

Vijayawada boat accident: Death toll rises to 21 in Krishna river tragedy

Vijayawada boat accident: Death toll rises to 21 in Krishna river tragedy

Krishna river tragedy latest updates: The death toll reached 21 in the Vijayawada boat accident that took place yesterday when it was carrying 38 tourists and was heading towards Pavitra Sangaman after it left the ferry ghat from Bhavani Island. The boat was overcrowded and many people were drowned in this Krishna river tragedy that […]

Powerful earthquake shakes Iraq-Iran border, heavy number of casualties expected

Powerful earthquake shakes Iraq-Iran border, heavy number of casualties expected

A powerful earthquake recorded at a magnitude of 7.3 by the US Geological Survey shook the Iraq-Iran border on Sunday night, leaving several people dead in both the countries. The epicenter of the Iraq-Iran border earthquake on 12 November, 2017 has been determined as Penjwin and measured at 6.5 as per an Iraqi meteorology official, […]

Vijayawada boat accident: 16 dead, 7 missing as boat capsizes in Krishna river

Vijayawada boat accident: 16 dead, 7 missing as boat capsizes in Krishna river

At least 16 feared dead and seven gone missing after an over loaded boat capsized in Krishna river near Vijayawada. The Vijayawada boat accident took place at around 5:45 pm when the boat was filled with 38 passengers. The overloaded private tourism boat was capsized in the midway due to the weight of passengers when […]