Death Toll

Death toll in Kurram tribal clash reaches to six

KURRAM: Death toll in a clash between two rival groups has soared to six, while seven persons are injured. District Police Officer (DPO) Kurram Tahir Iqbal has stated that the clash broke out between rival tribes over the cutting of

Death toll rises to 170 in Germany and Belgium floods

MUNICH: The death toll in devastating flooding in western Germany and Belgium rose to at least 170 on Saturday after burst rivers and flash floods this week collapsed houses and ripped up roads and power lines. Some 143 people died

Pakistan reports highest single day death toll from COVID-19

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan reported 157 deaths from coronavirus on Saturday, making it the country’s highest death toll since the coronavirus pandemic began last year. Previously, the highest death toll reported was 153 on June 20th last year. The total death tally

Coronavirus claims 40 more lives in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The global epidemic coronavirus has claimed 40 more lives in Pakistan and the total death toll has risen to 10,598. According to the National Command and Control Center, 2,007  new cases of coronavirus have been reported in 24 hours

Global coronavirus death toll crosses 1,136,335

WASHINGTON: The coronavirus has infected 41,486,432 people worldwide and killed 1,136,335. The number of healthy people from coronavirus has risen to 39,13,521 and there are 9,436,576 active cases. The United States is the world’s number one country infected with the

Brazil’s death toll from COVID-19 second highest in the world

BRASILIA: Brazil’s death toll from COVID-19 has overtaken the United Kingdom to become the second-highest in the world after the United States. In the US, several states have posted record daily case totals, signaling the crisis is far from over

Global coronavirus death toll tops 413,000

WASHINGTON: The number of confirmed coronavirus cases worldwide has crossed 7.32 million. Around the world, the pandemic has killed more than 413,731 people and infected over 7,323,761.  According to the latest data, 3,603,893 patients have recovered from the pandemic so

Confirmed cases of coronavirus in Pakistan surge past 38,700

KARACHI: The number of confirmed coronavirus cases has surged to 38,799 in Pakistan, while the death toll stands at 834. According to the National Command and Control Center (NCOC), more than 1,581 cases of coronavirus were reported while 31 people

COVID-19: US deaths hit 75,000 as second wave feared

NEW YORK: The United States recorded an alarming spike of at least 2,448 fresh deaths due to coronavirus in the 24 hours, taking the total death toll in the country to 75,543. According to Johns Hopkins University, the total number

Global coronavirus death toll exceeds 200,000

NEW YORK: More than 200,000 people globally have now died due to the novel coronavirus, according to Johns Hopkins University. The Coronavirus Resource Centre, run by researchers at Johns Hopkins University, shows that the global death toll stands at 203,289.

Death toll in New Karachi road mishap rises to 7

KARACHI: At least seven people were killed as a Suzuki hi-roof and rickshaw caught fire after a collision near the Karachi’s Powerhouse Chowrangi, hospital sources said in a new death toll on Saturday. Abbasi Shaheed Hospital’s Dr Kaleem confirmed that

Death toll due to lightning in Tharparkar rises to 26

MITHI: At least 12 people have been killed in Tharparkar district during the last 24 hours after being struck by lightning during thundershowers, raising the death toll to 26. The lightening incident claimed 22 lives in the Tharparkar region and four others

Death toll in Iraq protests rises to 60

BAGHDAD: Police snipers fired at demonstrators in Baghdad on Friday as the death toll rose to 60 people in three days of violent nationwide protests against government corruption. Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi called for calm but protesters scorned his

Hurricane Dorian leaves 30 dead in Bahamas

GENEVA: 76,000 people and more in dire need of food and other aid in the Bahamas after the Caribbean nation was devastated by Hurricane Dorian, the UN´s World Food Programme said on Thursday, with eight tonnes of supplies ready to