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Fatal Metro Train Accident in Mexico City, 14 Dead, Dozens Injured

Fifteen people were killed and about 70 injured when a railway overpass collapsed onto a busy road in Mexico City on Monday night.

Society » Incidents | May 4, 2021, Tuesday // 09:35 | Viewed: 1371

Rejoicing Became Mourning - Fatal Crush at Religious Festival in Israel Kills 44

At least 44 people were crushed to death at an over-crowded religious bonfire festival in Israel on Friday, medics said, in what Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described as a "heavy disaster".

Society » Incidents | April 30, 2021, Friday // 09:22 | Viewed: 1796

Powerful Earthquake Jolts Northeastern India

An earthquake with a magnitude of 6,4 has struck an area in northeast India, posing a serious threat to thousands of people.

Society » Incidents | April 28, 2021, Wednesday // 09:42 | Viewed: 1816

Bulgaria: Thirteen Illegal Migrants Caught in Fake Cash-in-Transit Van

A second incident involving a cash-in-transit van has occurred in Bulgaria within two days.

Society » Incidents | April 23, 2021, Friday // 16:24 | Viewed: 2685

Twenty-two Covid Patients Die in Indian Hospital Due to Oxygen Leak

At least 22 Covid patients have died in a hospital in India after they lost oxygen supply due to a leak.

Society » Incidents | April 21, 2021, Wednesday // 15:20 | Viewed: 2055

US: Spate of Shootings Raises Public Concern amid Demands to Tighten Gun Regulations

Five people were hospitalized after being shot and injured in Shreveport, Louisiana, CBS-affiliated television station KSLA reported late on Sunday, the third multiple shooting reported in the United States with 24 hours.

Society » Incidents | April 19, 2021, Monday // 15:21 | Viewed: 2002

Bulgaria: Crime Group of Vote Buyers Busted, Members Are MP Candidates

A criminal group involved in vote buying has been uncovered, prosecutors said.

Society » Incidents | April 14, 2021, Wednesday // 15:49 | Viewed: 2551

Magnitude 5,3 Earthquake Rocks Turkey

An earthquake was registered last night in the Mugla area on the Aegean coast.

Society » Incidents | April 14, 2021, Wednesday // 09:52 | Viewed: 2387

Bulgaria: Fatal Accident on Trakia Motorway, Fuel Tanker Driver Burnt Like Torch

One of the drivers of the trucks which crashed into each other on Trakia Motorway this morning died minutes after the accident, Deputy City Prosecutor Ivo Iliev told the media.

Society » Incidents | April 8, 2021, Thursday // 14:18 | Viewed: 3480

Earthquake Measuring 3,5 Registered in Blagoevgrad Region

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3,5 on the Richter scale and at a depth of 13 kilometers was registered on the territory of Blagoevgrad region (southwestern Bulgaria) this night at 02:31 am, reported the National Institute of Geophysics, Geodesy and Geo

Society » Incidents | April 5, 2021, Monday // 10:22 | Viewed: 2696

Series of Earthquakes Rock Southern Greece

A series of weak earthquakes were recorded this morning on the Peloponnese Peninsula, southern Greece, ANA-MPA reported.

Society » Incidents | April 2, 2021, Friday // 14:23 | Viewed: 3756

Man Opened Fire At Police in Moscow Suburb Found Dead - TASS

The dead body of the man, who earlier opened fire at law enforcement officers in a gated community of Novye Veshki near Moscow, was found in his burnt-out house, a law enforcement source told TASS on Tuesday.

Society » Incidents | March 31, 2021, Wednesday // 15:14 | Viewed: 1994

Another Spy Scandal in EU: Navy Captain Arrested in Italy after Secret Meeting with Russian Diplomat

Italian police said on Wednesday they had arrested an Italian navy captain and a Russian diplomat on suspicion of spying after the two were caught swapping a document for money at a clandestine meeting.

Society » Incidents | March 31, 2021, Wednesday // 12:40 | Viewed: 2125

Tanzania Stampede Leaves 45 Dead as Mourners Bid Farewell to Late President

Tanzanian police say 45 people died during a stampede in Dar-es-Salaam as mourners paid their last respects to the late President John Magufuli.

Society » Incidents | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 15:20 | Viewed: 1979

Sad Details of Alaska Helicopter Crash Killing Five Passengers

The helicopter carrying Czech billionaire Petr Kellner, 56, just missed clearing an Alaskan ridge by three to five metres when it crashed, preliminary investigations show.

Society » Incidents | March 30, 2021, Tuesday // 15:03 | Viewed: 2270

Five Killed in Helicopter Crash in Alaska, Czech Billionaire Owner of bTV among Victims

A helicopter crash in Alaska left five people dead late on Saturday, including one of the richest people in Europe, after the chopper went down during what authorities say was likely a backcountry heli-skiing trip.

Society » Incidents | March 29, 2021, Monday // 10:02 | Viewed: 3311

Earthquake Measuring 4,1 Registered off Crete

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Society » Incidents | March 29, 2021, Monday // 09:52 | Viewed: 2180

Suez Update: Huge Container Ship Partially Refloated, Canal Still Bottlenecked

A canal services firm says that salvage teams have “partially refloated” the colossal container ship that remains wedged across the Suez Canal, without providing further details about when the vessel would be set free.

Society » Incidents | March 29, 2021, Monday // 09:42 | Viewed: 1838

Fraud Ring Busted in Bulgaria, Six People Arrested

Six people were arrested in a raid against a crime group for financial fraud and money laundering, chief of the Specialized Prosecution Office Valentina Madzharova said at a news briefing.

Society » Incidents | March 29, 2021, Monday // 09:32 | Viewed: 2324

Wrath of Nature: Seven Tornadoes Hit Alabama, Killing at Least Five People

A string of deadly tornadoes roared through Alabama on Thursday, toppling trees, demolishing homes and knocking out power to thousands, part of a broad swath of violent weather sweeping across the Deep South.

Society » Incidents | March 26, 2021, Friday // 12:35 | Viewed: 2405

Light Earthquake Registered near Yakoruda, Southwestern Bulgaria

An earthquake was recorded this morning near Yakoruda, southwestern Bulgaria, reported the National Institute of Geophysics, Geodesy and Geography (NIGYG) of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (BAS).

Society » Incidents | March 26, 2021, Friday // 09:56 | Viewed: 2258
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