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Italy quake death toll nears 250
Italy quake death toll nears 250

The death toll from a powerful earthquake in central Italy rose to 247 on Thursday amid fears many more corpses would be found.

Italy quake death toll nears 250
18 dead as Italy struck by powerful quake
18 dead as Italy struck by powerful quake

A powerful 6.2-magnitude earthquake devastated mountain villages in central Italy on Wednesday, leaving at least 18 people dead and many more unaccounted for.

18 dead as Italy struck by powerful quake
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Several killed in huge blast at Nigeria gas plant

A huge explosion at an industrial gas plant in southeastern Nigeria razed nearby buildings and killed several people on Christmas Eve.

Several killed in huge blast at Nigeria gas plant
One dead, 26 hurt as car crashes into Las Vegas Strip sidewalk
One dead, 26 hurt as car crashes into Las Vegas Strip sidewalk

A woman with a toddler in her car rammed into pedestrians on the packed Las Vegas Strip Sunday, killing one person and injuring 26 others.

One dead, 26 hurt as car crashes into Las Vegas Strip sidewalk
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Runaway tram crashes 17 cars in Almaty, 5 injured

A large road accident involving over a dozen cars and a runaway tram has taken place in Almaty. Several people were severely injured.

Runaway tram crashes 17 cars in Almaty, 5 injured
Mudflow consequences being remedied in Almaty; danger persists

Mudflow consequences are still being remedied in Almaty that was hit by a powerful mud flow on July 23.

Mudflow consequences being remedied in Almaty; danger persists
Kazakhstan to render aid to Nepal: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Kazakhstan to render aid to Nepal: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Kazakhstan will render assistance to Nepal.

Kazakhstan to render aid to Nepal: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
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Dead worker found under collapsed bridge in Almaty, investigation launched

A bridge under construction collapses in Almaty, kills one and injures 20 others, bringing safety at Kazakhstan's construction sites and industries into spotlight.

Dead worker found under collapsed bridge in Almaty, investigation launched
President Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo © Turar Kazangapov
Nazarbayev: flood emergency under control

President Nursultan Nazarbayev has reassured Kazakhstanis that the flood emergency has been taken under control.

Nazarbayev: flood emergency under control
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4 killed, 18 injured in bus rollover in Kazakhstan

4 people have been killed in a terrible road accident in eastern Kazakhstan.

4 killed, 18 injured in bus rollover in Kazakhstan
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Kazakh family of three dies in French Alps plane crash

A family of three from Kazakhstan was among the victims of the plane crash in the French Alps.

Kazakh family of three dies in French Alps plane crash
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Sole survivor in Zhambyl Oblast plane crash regains consciousness

The only survivor in Zhambyl Oblast plane crash has now regained consciousness. Her condition is severe but stable.

Sole survivor in Zhambyl Oblast plane crash regains consciousness
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Airplane crash in Kazakhstan: 6 dead, 1 injured

AN-2 airplane of Kazakhmys company has crashed in southern Kazakhstan; six people killed, one - severely injured.

Airplane crash in Kazakhstan: 6 dead, 1 injured
Prosecutor General's Office. Photo courtesy of bnews.kz
Victims relief fund to be created in Kazakhstan

A specialized relief fund for victims will be opened in Kazakhstan.

Victims relief fund to be created in Kazakhstan
Photo © lada.kz
Apartment building on fire in Aktau

The fire in an apartment building in Aktau in western Kazakhstan has destroyed the entire 6th floor.

Apartment building on fire in Aktau
Evacuation operation after the exposure. Photo courtesy the Almaty Oblast Department of Emergency Situations.
7 people dead, 8 injured in gas explosion in Kazakhstan's Taldykorgan

Seven people have died and another 8 were injured in a gas explosion accident near Taldykorgan in Kazakhstan's south.

7 people dead, 8 injured in gas explosion in Kazakhstan's Taldykorgan
Monica Lewinsky says she was cyber-bullying Patient Zero
Monica Lewinsky says she was cyber-bullying Patient Zero

Monica Lewinsky said she was one of the first victims of cyber-bullying, becoming "Patient Zero" after falling in love with Bill Clinton.

Monica Lewinsky says she was cyber-bullying Patient Zero
First Australian MH17 victims due home this week: PM
First Australian MH17 victims due home this week: PM

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Tuesday said the first remains of Australians killed in the MH17 crash will return home this week.

First Australian MH17 victims due home this week: PM
Nearly 400 die in China quake
Nearly 400 die in China quake

A total of 381 people had been killed by the tremor, with 1,801 injured. More than 12,000 houses collapsed and 30,000 were damaged in the quake zone in the southwestern province of Yunnan, China.

Nearly 400 die in China quake
Strong quake hits Mexico, one dead
Strong quake hits Mexico, one dead

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake rattled Mexico, killing an elderly woman who fell as she fled her home and injuring another woman who evacuated from a hospital.

Strong quake hits Mexico, one dead