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361 Elephants dead in Sri Lanka in 2019

A record number of elephants, 361, have died in Sri Lanka during 2019, the highest figure since the island nation became independent in 1948, environmental groups say. There are an estimated […]

5 dead, 60 hospitalised in Pennsylvania Turnpike crash

Greensburg (Philadelphia): Five people were killed and dozens injured early Sunday in a crash involving multiple vehicles on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, a transportation official said. A tweet from Pennsylvania Turnpike spokesman […]

Bangladesh’s Dengue Outbreak: 40 Dead

At least 40 people have died in Bangladesh’s worst-ever outbreak of dengue, officials said Tuesday, 13 August, as overburdened hospitals struggled to treat thousands of patients. Outbreaks of the mosquito-borne […]