Stories Tagged 'Stampede'
A commuter train travelling at high speed ran through a crowd of people on the rail tracks in northern India killing at least 59 people on Friday, state officials said, making it India’s worst rail disaster this year.
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Dozens of people have been killed and injured in Ethiopia's Oromia region after security forces fired on a major protest, witnesses say.
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At least 310 people taking part in the Hajj pilgrimage have been killed in a stampede near the Islamic holy city of Mecca, officials in Saudi Arabia say.
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At least 220 people taking part in the Hajj pilgrimage have been killed in a stampede near the Islamic holy city of Mecca, officials in Saudi Arabia say.
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At least 22 people were killed leaving scores injured in a stampede on Tuesday during a Hindu religious bathing festival in southern India, a government official said.
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At least 22 people were killed in a stampede in central Bangladesh early Friday when hundreds of people stormed the home of a businessman for a charity handout.
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