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14 killed in Canada hockey team bus accident

14 killed in Canada hockey team bus accident

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Police did not confirm whether the deceased were players or coaches. At least 14 people have been killed and another 14 injured in a collision involving a junior hockey team's bus in Saskatchewan, Canada, according to the police. There were 28 people in the vehicle at the time of the accident that took place on Friday when a semi-trailer collided with the bus, reports CBC News. Rescue efforts continued till late evening. Three of the people are in critical state. However, the police would not confirm whether the deceased were players or coaches. The Nipawin Hawks of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League said the crash involved the team bus of the Humboldt Broncos, who were on their way to Nipawin. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expressed his condolences on Twitter: "I cannot ...
Emirati youth dies in Fujairah car accident

Emirati youth dies in Fujairah car accident

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The accident took place on Friday morning. A young Emirati died in a car accident this weekend in Fujairah. The young man succumbed to his severe injuries after the accident on Friday morning in Ohala area about 40 km south of Fujairah city, Al Khaleej reported. His 25-year-old suffered moderate injuries, according to police sources. Brigadier General Ali Rashid bin Awash Al-Yamahi, Director of Traffic and Patrols at Fujairah Police, said the incident occurred when the 19-year-old man was driving his car - along with his friend - late on Thursday night in a mountainous area, when he lost control of his car and swerved off the road. They both received serious to moderate injuries, which eventually killed the driver. Source
Young Couple Commit Suicide Together After Their Families Refused To Accept Their Marriage

Young Couple Commit Suicide Together After Their Families Refused To Accept Their Marriage

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They say that too much love will kill you. For some instance, it is true. According to a report by ABS-CBN, an expert named Maribel Dionision of Love Institute Philippines said that love has been the top reason why most people commit suicide while the number two reason is no love. Somehow, this is the case for this Bangladesh couple who committed suicide after their parents refused to accept their relationship. The authorities recovered the bodies of the couple hanging from a tree at the Madarganj upazilla in Jamalpur.   According to Filo post, the bodies belong to the 25-year-old Sujan Mia and the 22-year-old Joya Akhtar who happens to be a couple who committed suicide together. Madarganj police OC Rafiqul Islam stated that the bodies were recovered after the lo...
5-year-old kidnapped by woman, found dead in a toilet

5-year-old kidnapped by woman, found dead in a toilet

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Her body was found in a ladies' toilet. A five-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped by an unidentified woman from Palghar district in Maharashtra and was later found dead in a toilet at Navsari railway station in Gujarat, the police said on Tuesday. The victim was kidnapped from Nalasopara in Palghar on Saturday night last week. Her body was found in a ladies' toilet at Navsari railway station in south Gujarat on Sunday evening, the Government Railway Police (GRP) official said. The police suspect that the girl was killed after being kidnapped, he said He said after the postmortem at the Navsari civil hospital, the body was on Monday handed over to the Palghar police officials who had come along with the father of the deceased to Navsari, which is located around 280 km from...
First-ever sextuplets to be born in Lebanon go viral

First-ever sextuplets to be born in Lebanon go viral

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The parents of the six newborns already have four other children. In a rare and unique case, a mother gave birth to sextuplets in Lebanon's Saint George University Hospital on Tuesday, Annahar reported. According to the local newspaper, the complex birth procedure was handled by a large team of doctors who ensured that it went smoothly. Speaking to Annahar, Dr. Nadim Al Hajal, an obstetrician at the hospital, said that only 4-5 similar cases have been reported around the world, noting that this is the first time sextuplets are born in Lebanon. Al Hajal explained that the procedure was critical given that the newborns' mother had previously given birth via C-section, but was successful due to the exemplary efforts made by the hospital's medical team. "We monitored this case r...
Egyptian girl assaulted in UK dies in hospital, Egypt vows retaliation

Egyptian girl assaulted in UK dies in hospital, Egypt vows retaliation

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Egypt’s Foreign Affairs Ministry said on Wednesday that it is closely following up on the legal possibilities related to the assault of the young Egyptian girl Mariam Abdel Salam that ultimately led to her death. Foreign ministry spokesperson Ahmed Abu Zeid asserted in the statement that the ministry will continue following up on the case until justice is brought to the perpetrators. He added that anyone proven to be involved or responsible for negligence in providing necessary health care to Mariam during her residence at the hospital will be held accountable. The ministry expressed its deep condolences to the family of Mariam who was studying engineering in the UK and was assaulted by 10 British girls inside the UK city of Nottingham. Public attention to the case first came w
Girl gouges eye out to offer deity

Girl gouges eye out to offer deity

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Doctors operated on girl, but fear she may have lost vision in that eye Patna: A temple in Bihar was filled with screams and panic after a teenaged girl scooped out her left eye to offer it to a deity during the ongoing Chaitra Navratra— a popular nine-day festival of Hindus — to appease the Goddess. The incident took place at a temple dedicated to Goddess Durga located at Sirua village under Bahedi police station in Darbhanga district on Saturday. Witnesses said the Komari Kumari, 16, reached the temple in the morning, got closer to the idol and pressed her fingers to take out her eye with her face down. Witnesses scream “Initially, we thought she was deep in meditation but when we saw blood trickling down her face and eyeball hanging from the socket, we screamed,” a witnesse
Cervical health: This is what to expect if you’re having a Lletz procedure

Cervical health: This is what to expect if you’re having a Lletz procedure

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I’d never even heard of a Lletz procedure before I had one myself late last year. That might just be me, though. I also thought Mount Everest was in the Peak District until I was 22. A Large Loop Excision of the Transformation Zone – or LLETZ for short – is the treatment most commonly used to remove abnormal cervical cells. These are usually detected through routine cervical screening. All women aged 25 to 49 are eligible for screening once every three years, rising to once every five years for women aged 50 to 64. One in 20 women will get an abnormal result and some, like me, will be referred on for further investigation. The pre-C word   We need to take a moment and talk about abnormal cells, also referred to as precancerous cells. These are not cancer and they
At least 17 killed in bus crash

At least 17 killed in bus crash

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Among the injured, some 10 people are in critical condition and receiving care at a nearby hospital. At least 17 people were killed and dozens of others wounded when a bus travelling in northeastern Thailand veered off the road and smashed into a tree, authorities said Thursday. The accident occured on Wednesday evening in Thailand's Nakhon Ratchasima province with the double decker bus carrying around 50 people returning home from a holiday. "The current death toll is 17, and 33 are injured," an official from the Nakhon Ratchasima provincial emergency medical service told AFP, speaking on condition of anonymity. Photos in local media of the accident's aftermath showed part of the bus lying on its side and officials standing beside a row of body bags. Among the injured, some...
Man dies after getting stuck in cinema seats

Man dies after getting stuck in cinema seats

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The accident occurred on March 9 at the Star City entertainment complex. A man has died after getting his head stuck under the footrest of his electronic seat at a movie theatre in the British city of Birmingham. According to the Birmingham Mail, the man had dropped his phone and was trying to retrieve it in between the cinema's Gold Class seats at the end of the film. The accident occurred on March 9 at the Star City entertainment complex. He died a week later, on March 16. After he bent down, the reclining, electric seat's footrest clamped down on the man's head. He was attending the film with his partner, who reportedly became frantic as the man started to panic upon realising he was stuck. Staff and other patrons at the cinema struggled to free him, but eventually pul...