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Hurricane Dorian moves towards US coast as 7 killed in Bahamas

A state of emergency has been declared in parts of the east coast for millions of US residents potentially in its path.

Toll rises to 20 after Sarawakian man dies of rabies

The 46-year-old failed to inform doctors about his dog bite after bringing his daughter, who was also bitten by the same dog, for treatment.

Death toll climbs to 5 after quake in eastern Indonesia

Local authorities have placed the district under emergency status and have begun establishing public kitchens, as well as distributing aid and tents.

Death toll jumps to 310 in Sri Lankan multiple bombings

Police spokesperson said so far 26 suspects have been arrested from across the country and search operations were ongoing to nab more suspects.

Sri Lanka Easter attack toll hits 290

The news came hours after it was revealed an improvised bomb discovered at the main airport in Colombo had been defused.

India toxic alcohol deaths jump to 133

In addition to the latest toll, at least 200 more people were still hospitalised across Assam.

Death toll from Nigeria attack doubles to 130

The African nation is split roughly equally between Christians and Muslims, and comprises around 250 different ethnic groups that mostly co-exist peacefully.

US thaws from Arctic deep freeze as death toll climbs

The two days of intense cold from the so-called polar vortex that descended on the US Midwest and Northeast will go down in memory for its scenes of winter at its most bitter.

Indonesia flood, landslide death toll rises to 26

Parts of the provincial capital Makassar have also been affected.

Mexico fuel pipeline blast kills 73, witnesses describe horror

Hidalgo Governor Omar Fayad says 73 people were killed and 74 people injured in the explosion

Paris gas blast toll rises to four after body found in...

Two firefighters and a Spanish tourist were also killed in the massive blast that gutted part of a building.

Death toll from Sudan protests rises to 24

Rights groups have put the overall death toll much higher, with Human Rights Watch saying that at least 40 people have been killed.

Death toll from Philippine storm, landslides climbs to 126

National disaster agency spokesman says unstable soil has made search and retrieval operations a challenge.

Philippine storm death toll surges to 68

17 people are still missing and more than 40,000 were displaced nationwide due to the storm.

Indonesia trims tsunami death toll, hikes injury tally

A no-go zone around rumbling Anak Krakatoa has been widened to 5 km.

Indonesia searches for survivors after volcano triggers tsunami, kills 281

Indonesia's disaster agency had put the death toll at 222 on Sunday, with about 850 injured and 28 people missing, but raised it to 280 early on Monday.

Few turn out for French ‘yellow vest’ protests, driver dies at...

Very few people gathered in Versailles and there were far fewer demonstrators in the streets of Paris than in previous weeks.

Toll rises to 77 in deadliest California wildfire

Authorities say the toll from the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California's history rose further on Sunday to 77.

More than 400 hurt in French fuel price protests, says minister

The injured, 409 in total, included 28 members of the police, military police, and fire brigade.

At least 42 killed in northern California wildfire, now deadliest in...

The latest death toll was announced after authorities located the remains of 13 additional victims from the Camp Fire.

California fire death toll up to 31, with hundreds missing

The Camp Fire in Northern California has now destroyed more structures than any other wildfire in state history.

India train disaster toll rises amid anger over safety

Police say victims did not hear the Jalandhar-Amritsar express arriving because the noise was drowned out by firecrackers.

Death toll from Michael seen rising as Florida towns remain cut...

As of early on Saturday, state officials were reporting that at least 18 have been killed in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and Virginia.

Missing toll soars to 5,000 in engulfed Indonesia quake neighbourhoods

Agency spokesman Nugroho said the search for the unaccounted would continue until October 11.