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Typhoon Hagibis toll reaches 66 in Japan

Tokyo, Policenama Online - The death toll due to the devastating typhoon Hagibis that lashed Japan has increased to 66, as search-and-rescue operations continued on Tuesday to locate the missing persons.Japan's Self-Defence Forces were…

Four of family charred to death in Jhansi

Jhansi, Policenama Online - Four members of one family were charred to death when a fire broke out in their home in the early hours of Tuesday. The incident took place in Sipri Bazar area in Jhansi district.The deceased included a man…

UP man beaten to death after his bike hits boy

Meerut, Policenama Online -  In a shocking incident, a man was allegedly beaten to death by a group of people in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut city after his motorcycle hit a boy.Two other persons, who were on the motorcycle, have been admitted to…

11 killed in UP gas cylinder blast

Lucknow, Policenama Online - Eleven people were killed on Monday due to a gas cylinder explosion in Uttar Pradesh's Mau district.According to the state's Home Department sources, the impact of the blast was so strong that the two-storey…

Worker committed suicide, says Facebook amid protests

San Francisco, Policenama Online -  Facebook has termed death of an employee at its Menlo Park campus as suicide after a protest and a vigil march were held outside its headquarters.There were rumours that 38-year-old Qin Chen, who jumped…

Pakistan earthquake toll increases to 37

Islamabad, Policenama Online - The death toll from the 5.8-magnitude earthquake that jolted Pakistan has increased to 37, with nearly 500 people injured, authorities said.Tuesday's quake was so strong that it could be felt even in the…

11 killed as heavy rain lash Pune

Pune, Policenama Online - At least 11 persons have been killed in various rain-related incidents in the city and surroundings since late Wednesday, officials said here on Thursday.According to the State and District Disaster Controls, at…

Odisha journalist Dillip Satpathy passes away

Bhubaneswar, Policenama Online - Senior Odisha journalist and resident editor of English daily Business Standard (Bhubaneswar edition), Dillip Satpathy passed away here on late Sunday. He was 56. Sources said Satpathy suffered from cardiac…

Dorian toll increases to 44 in Bahamas

San Juan, Policenama Online -  The death toll in the Bahamas from hurricane Dorian which made a catastrophic landfall in the archipelago on September 1, has increased to 44, said Health Minister Duane Sands, adding that this figure would…