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At Least 99 Dead After Consuming Toxic Alcohol In India

NEW DELHI, India (AFP) — At least 99 people have died and scores have been hospitalised in northern India after drinking toxic alcohol, triggering a crackdown against bootleggers, officials...

Firefighters Say Poor Access Road, No Hydrants Hampered Response To Sunbilt Fire

The Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS) has said that a poor access road and the absence of a fire hydrant nearby, hampered its response to a fire at Sunbilt...

VIDEO: Three Adults, Five Children Homeless In Castries Fire

Shane Emmanuel considers himself and his family fortunate to be alive after a fire  on Wednesday destroyed the two-storey building in which he, his girlfriend and a three-year old...

Ethiopian Groom And Best Man Killed By ‘Grenade Accident’

BBC:-  A groom and his best man have been killed in Ethiopia in an apparent accident involving a grenade belonging to the groom, local officials say. The grenade exploded after a...

Baby Among Ten Dead In Paris Fire

BBC:- Ten people including a baby have died in a fire at an eight-storey building in south-western Paris, officials say. More than 30 people - including six firefighters - were...
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T&T Girl Commits Suicide After Mom Seizes Phone

Trinidad Express:-  A 16-year-old girl from Wallerfield committed suicide by poisoning after her mother took away her cellphone on Saturday. According to police reports, around 12 p.m. the girl visited her...

Guyanese Footballer Collapses, Dies During Barbados Match

Barbados Nation:-  THE CARIBBEAN UNITED masters football team has been thrown into mourning following the sudden death of player Miguel Nurse. The 38-year-old Guyanese national complained of feeling ill during his...

Dozens of Haitians Drown Off The Bahamas

Al Jazeera:-  At least 28 Haitians have drowned off the coast of Abaco in the Bahamas, in the latest tragedy at sea for people seeking to leave the Caribbean's poorest...

US Crash Kills 5 Children And Injures 2 Adults, Police Say

Associated Press:-  BOWIE, Md. — Maryland authorities say they are investigating a crash that killed five children who were ejected from a vehicle. Two adults were also injured. Maryland State Police...

FedEx Worker Froze To Death Outside Illinois Delivery Hub

New York Post:-  A FedEx worker froze to death outside an Illinois delivery hub this week as a polar vortex plunged the region into sub-zero temperatures, according to a new...