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At Least 168 Pilgrims Killed in Indian Stampede
World  (tags: india, hindu temple, deaths, bomb threat, sad, humans, corruption, terrorism )

- 2029 days ago -
Thousands celebrating a Hindu festival at a Jodhpur temple were panicked by false rumors of a bomb. At least 168 people were killed Tuesday morning when thousands of pilgrims stampeded at a Hindu temple in the historic town of Jodhpur in western India.
Bomb Explodes at Mosque in Iran
World  (tags: Iran, people, Iran, Shiraz, deaths, wounded, mosque, bomb )

K. A.
- 2200 days ago -
A bomb exploded during evening prayers Saturday at a mosque in the southern Iranian city of Shiraz, killing eight people and wounding 66, Iran's state-run television reported.
Police Fire on Tibetan Protesters; 8 Die
World  (tags: Tibet, Protests, Deaths, Riots, Activists )

- 2207 days ago -
Police fired on hundreds of protesters in a Tibetan area of western China, killing eight people, overseas activist groups said. State media reported one government official was seriously injured in what it called a riot.
Chinese Police Kill 2 in Tibet Protests: Reports
World  (tags: tibet, violence, deaths, human rights, protest, riot, demonstration, civil liberties, freedoms )

- 2229 days ago -
At least two people have reportedly been shot dead by Chinese police in the protests that erupted in Lhasa, Tibet's capital city.
HumanRightsWatch - Armenia: Civilians Die & Go Missing as Police Suppress Demonstrations Turned Into Riots
World  (tags: Armenia, Yerevan, demonstrations, state of emergency, supporters of opposition presidential ca, police, armed forces, repression, casualties, deaths, missing persons )

- 2238 days ago -
The Armenian govt should launch prompt & independent investigation into use of lethal force by security forces to quell demonstrations & rioting overnight on March 1, 2008, HRW said today. The violence occurred after 20-day state of emergency declared...
Israel Warns of Palestinian 'Holocaust' as Violence in Gaza Worsens - Palestine
World  (tags: palestine, israel, gaza, holocaust, deaths, violence, outrage, histroy )

- 2241 days ago -
ISRAELI'S Deputy Defence Minister has warned that Palestinians are bringing "a holocaust" upon themselves after two days of surging violence that killed at least 32 Palestinians, including nine children, and an Israeli civilian.
North Korea Executes 22 Fishermen Who Strayed Into South Korean Waters By Mistake
World  (tags: crime, deaths, Refugees, society, news, world, south korea )

- 2242 days ago -
North Korea has executed 22 fishermen who strayed out of the country's waters by mistake, it was claimed yesterday. The group were apparently gunned down once they returned to the Stalinist state. Having drifted into South Korean territory, they had the
Six More Bodies Feared Buried in Jersey Home - Jersey/Britain
World  (tags: jersey, children, abuse, britain, care, dog, sniffer dog, skull, deaths, bodies )

- 2248 days ago -
Six more bodies may be buried at a former children's home in Jersey where a youngster's remains were found by detectives investigating allegations of widespread child abuse on the island, police said yesterday. The remains were found under thick concrete
ON THIS DAY - 1945: Thousands of Bombs Destroy Dresden
World  (tags: britain, usa, germany, ww2, bombs, dresden, deaths, 1945, on this day )

- 2259 days ago -
British and US bombers have dropped hundreds of thousands of explosives on the German city of Dresden. The city is reported to be a vital command centre for the German defence against Soviet forces approaching from the east.
ON THIS DAY - 1983: British Police on Trail of Mass Murderer
World  (tags: england, uk, mass murderer, deaths, bones, bodies, grim find, human remains, 1983, on this day )

- 2270 days ago -
murder investigation in London after discovering human remains in drains. They are looking for a total of 16 victims who they describe as male and probably young and homeless. Scotland Yard has confirmed the remains of three men have been found on the
Kenya's Children Scarred By Violence - Africa
World  (tags: africa, kenya, children, deaths, violence, sadness )

- 2270 days ago -
Van is 13-years-old and comes from the town of Eldoret - one of the flashpoints of Kenya's recent ethnic violence. As he talks about the events that befell his family a fortnight ago, his voice drops to a whisper.
ON THIS DAY - 1953: Violent Storms Claim Hundreds of Lives
World  (tags: britain, storms, gales, rain, fury, weather, deaths, 1953, on this day )

- 2271 days ago -
Hundreds of people living on the east coast of Britain have died in some of the worst storms ever recorded. Gale force northerly winds lashed the coastline and broke through flood defences from Yorkshire down to Kent throughout the night.
ON THIS DAY - 1986: Seven Dead in Space Shuttle Disaster
World  (tags: usa, space, shuttle, challenger, disaster, expolsion, deaths, florida, 1986, on this day )

- 2276 days ago -
The American space shuttle, Challenger, has exploded killing all seven astronauts on board. The five men and two women - including the first teacher in space - were just over a minute into their flight from Cape Canaveral in Florida when the Challenger
Over 440 Non-Combat Fatalities in Russian Military in 2007
World  (tags: world, freedoms, war, russian, soldiers, deaths )

- 2277 days ago -
The ministry's official Web site said 224 servicemen committed suicide and 15 were killed in hazing attacks.
ON THIS DAY - 1966: 117 Die in Air India Tragedy
World  (tags: india, air india, monte blanc, plane, crash, deaths, passengers )

- 2279 days ago -
Up to 117 people have been killed after an Air India Boeing 707 crashed near the summit of Mont Blanc in the Alps. The plane was on a regular Bombay to New York flight when the accident happened at around 0800 local time.

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