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Florida deaths rise to 47 amid struggle to recover from Ian

Florida, with nearly four dozen reported dead, was hit hardest by the Category 4 hurricane, one of the strongest to make landfall in the United States.

published on : 2nd October 2022

Germany says mass fish deaths in Oder river a 'man-made disaster'

"It is obvious to me that the Polish government wants to cover up the causes of the fish kill in the Oder," Ralph Lenkert, environmental policy spokesman for the far-left Die Linke party, said.

published on : 30th September 2022

Stop callous attitudes from taking more lives

For a country which boasts of a brainy talent pool, there is little to show by way of quality engineering, and this is especially true of our cities.

published on : 30th September 2022

Delhi High Court laments death of two people in sewer

A sweeper and a security guard died on September 9 in Outer Delhi's Mundka area after they inhaled toxic gases inside a sewer.

published on : 27th September 2022

Rajasthan MLA gets cow in house, but she bolts! 

A BJP MLA brought a cow suffering from the lumpy disease to highlight the huge number of cow deaths due to lumpy virus. 

published on : 20th September 2022

Health team starts probe over infant deaths in Keonjhar

BJP workers meet ADM, demand strict action against hospital staff

published on : 20th September 2022

VIMS deaths may not be due to power cut: Karnataka Health Minister Dr K Sudhakar

The power cut was noticed in the morning of September 14. I have also learnt that there is a backup power supply of 90 minutes to the ICU ward,” he explained.

published on : 19th September 2022

Lakhimpur Kheri rape-murder: Police mull slapping stringent NSA against six accused

Superintendent of Police Sanjiv Suman said none of the accused is minor, dismissing reports of the kin of some of them making the claiming.

published on : 16th September 2022

Don’t kill strays,vaccinate them

As the HC rightly pointed out, the government must protect people from dogs and, at the same time, ensure that they don’t take the law into their hands.

published on : 16th September 2022

Two ICU patients die allegedly due to power-cut; deaths rock Karnataka Assembly

Denying allegation, VIMS & government said deaths were not due to power-cuts, and backup was readily available. In the Assembly, opposition Congress demanded that Health Minister K Sudhakar resigns.

published on : 15th September 2022

170 dog bite hotspots in Kerala identified; Trivandrum, Palakkad on top

Idukki and Kasaragod districts are at the bottom of the list, with just one and three hotspots, respectively.

published on : 15th September 2022

Teenagers account for 6.6 per cent of total suicides in country, reveals ADSI report

The incidence of suicide deaths among teenagers accounts for 6.6% of the total suicides in the country as per the Accidental Deaths and Suicides in India (ADSI) 2021 report.

published on : 10th September 2022

‘Delhi jails filled with 3 times capacity’: NCRB data

With a total capacity of 9,346 inmates, Delhi’s central jails have the highest occupancy rate of 189.8% in the nation, housing 17,736 inmates  two people living in each cell.

published on : 7th September 2022

Sharp rise in drug and alcohol-related suicides in Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh reported 571 deaths related to drug abuse and alcohol addiction in 2021 as against 385 in 2020.

published on : 6th September 2022

Congress to expose Covid deaths in KK Shailaja’s term

The state Congress leadership has taken a guarded stand on endorsing former health minister K K Shailaja rejecting Magsaysay award after “talks” with the CPM leadership.

published on : 6th September 2022

India lodged over 1.64 lakh suicides in 2021, highest ever in a calendar year: NCRB data

A sharp rise in such deaths has been noticed in 2020 and 2021 as compared to years before the covid-19 pandemic outbreak, the data suggested.

published on : 5th September 2022

Vizag reports 104 per cent rise in road accidents in 2021

The annual report stated that AP has reported a total of 22,311 traffic accidents in the year 2021 and observed a 20.4% increase in the number of cases filed compared to 2020.

published on : 5th September 2022

Odisha reports zero custodial deaths last year: NCRB report

Gujarat recorded the maximum deaths (22) in this category, followed by Maharashtra (15)

published on : 2nd September 2022

Stop human resource drain due to road deaths

NCRB reveals the deaths per thousand vehicles in 2021 increased from 0.45% in 2020 to 0.53% in 2021. It translates to 1,55,622 deaths in 4,03,116 road accidents across India.

published on : 31st August 2022

Elephant deaths: MoEFCC team wraps up probe in Odisha

The three-member committee was headed by retired IFS officer and former PCCF (Wildlife) of Kerala Surendra Kumar.

published on : 30th August 2022
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