Articles containing the tag ‘death toll
By Marie Miguel On Friday, March 2nd, 2018

Violence in School: What’s the Death Toll?

With all of the violence in the Middle East and other countries, it should come as a surprise that Americans are killing each other faster than those at war. The most recent shooting at the school in Florida ha... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Saturday, June 15th, 2013

Constantia Kloof Accident Death Toll: Five

On Friday a horrific accident involving around 27 cars occurred in Constantia Kloof, killing three people and critically injuring over 18. Yesterday it was reported that three people died on the scene and the o... Read more »
By Thandi On Friday, March 15th, 2013

Bus Accident Claims Lives of 24 People in the Western Cape

Twenty four people died on Friday morning when a bus they were travelling in overtuned in Hex River Pass near De Doorns in the Western Cape. An SABC Journalist reported that the people were members of the 12 Ap... Read more »
By The Editor On Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Pakistan factory blaze kills more than 280 people

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Fires at two clothing factories in Pakistan left 283 people dead — many trapped behind locked doors and barred windows — tragedies that highlight workplace perils in a country whe... Read more »
By Reuters On Thursday, September 6th, 2012

61 Migrants die as their boat sinks off Turkey

At least 61 migrants including Palestinians and Syrians, more than half of them children, died after their overcrowded boat sank just tens of metres off Turkey’s western Aegean coast on Thursday, official... Read more »
By The Editor On Friday, July 13th, 2012

Train-truck collision claims lives of 24 people

At least 24 farm workers died on Friday morning when a truck transporting them to work collided with a train in Malelane, Mpumalanga. Although the cause of the accident is still confirmed, it is believed that t... Read more »
By Smanga Kumalo On Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

Nothing normal about 14 000 people dying in SA roads every year

There is nothing normal about 14 000 people dying in South African road accidents every year, deputy transport minister Sindisiwe Chikunga said on Wednesday.‘We must join hands and wage a fierce offensive... Read more »
By The Editor On Friday, March 16th, 2012

Number of poached Rhinos in 2012 reaches 120

Earlier this month we wrote an article about Rhino poaching. The  latest stats then showed that 47 Rhinos had been killed by the 14th of February this year. Latest stats show that this number has risen to 120,... Read more »