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Cyclone Harold flattens homes, brings injuries in Fiji

Cyclone Harold flattens homes, brings injuries in Fiji

A deadly Pacific storm slammed into Fiji on Wednesday, tearing off roofs and flooding towns, after leaving a trail of destruction in the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu.

Strong earthquake shakes Istanbul, reports of injuries and damage

Strong earthquake shakes Istanbul, reports of injuries and damage

A 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck Turkey's largest city Istanbul on Thursday, sparking panic across the city, causing several strong aftershocks, minor injuries and building evacuations.

Injuries pile up with e-scooter craze: survey

Injuries pile up with e-scooter craze: survey

More than 1,500 people have been treated for injuries from using battery-powered electric scooters in the United States since the craze began in late 2017, a Consumer Reports survey showed.

Texas pipeline blaze put out after seven hospitalised

Texas pipeline blaze put out after seven hospitalised

Workers and firefighters were responding to a leak when the blast occurred, Midland County Fire Marshal Dale Little said on Thursday.

Mobile phone use cause of most fatal road crashes: MoI

Mobile phone use cause of most fatal road crashes: MoI

Mobile phone usage caused 51.6% of deaths, 52.2% of serious injuries and 44.1% of minor injuries, according to data.

At least eight dead in shooting at Texas high school: sheriff

At least eight dead in shooting at Texas high school: sheriff

At least eight people were killed on Friday in a shooting at a high school in Santa Fe, Texas, a local sheriff said, with one person in custody and a second detained.

Indian Railways says deaths, injuries from accidents fall amid safety crackdown

Indian Railways says deaths, injuries from accidents fall amid safety crackdown

Deaths and injuries from train collisions or derailment in India more than halved to 254 people last fiscal year from a year ago, railways data showed, amid attempts to improve its shoddy safety record ...

Magnitude 5.3 quake hits western Iran, dozens with minor injuries

Magnitude 5.3 quake hits western Iran, dozens with minor injuries

A magnitude 5.3 earthquake hit western Iran on Sunday, injuring at least 38 people, a spokesman for the country's medical emergency services said.

Nadal says ATP needs to consider injury epidemic

Nadal says ATP needs to consider injury epidemic

Rafael Nadal pointed the finger at the ATP for a rash of injuries to top players - including the leg muscle problem which forced him to quit his Australian Open quarter-final on Tuesday against Marin Cilic.

Death toll from Somalia bombings jumps to over 300

Death toll from Somalia bombings jumps to over 300

Another 300 people were injured by a massive truck bomb that tore through a busy shopping district of Mogadishu, the government said.

Air Berlin jet overshoots runway on North Sea island; no injuries

Air Berlin jet overshoots runway on North Sea island; no injuries

An Air Berlin jet with 87 people on board overran the runway on the German North Sea island of Sylt and ended Saturday's flight in the grass.

'Arson' blamed for fire that killed 9 Kenyan schoolgirls

'Arson' blamed for fire that killed 9 Kenyan schoolgirls

Kenya's education minister Fred Matiangi said arson was to blame while announcing the death toll from the fire had risen to nine.