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HMC surgeons successfully reattach severed foot

HMC surgeons successfully reattach severed foot

Barthimili Undobu, a Cameroon national, was injured when he was struck by a sharp object that amputated his foot from the ankle down.

14 dead, 180 injured as train ploughs into truck in S. Africa

14 dead, 180 injured as train ploughs into truck in S. Africa

A passenger train smashed into a truck at a level crossing in South Africa on Thursday, killing at least 14 people, injuring 180 and throwing several carriages off the rails.

Peru bus accident kills 48: police

Peru bus accident kills 48: police

A bus plunged over a seaside cliff in Peru on Tuesday, killing at least 48 people after a collision with a truck on a precarious stretch known as the ‘devil's curve,’ officials said.

At least eight dead as passenger boat capsizes in Indonesia

At least eight dead as passenger boat capsizes in Indonesia

At least eight people died and several others remain missing after a passenger boat capsized off the coast of Borneo on Monday, an official said, in the latest deadly maritime accident in Indonesia.

36 dead in central Kenya bus crash

36 dead in central Kenya bus crash

Thirty-six people were killed and 11 injured early Sunday morning in a head-on collision between a bus and a lorry on a road in central Kenya, police said.

Six dead after Sydney seaplane crash

Six dead after Sydney seaplane crash

Six people were killed when a seaplane crashed into a river in Australia on Sunday, police said, with divers recovering three bodies so far.

Five dead after bus ploughs into Moscow underpass: police

Five dead after bus ploughs into Moscow underpass: police

Five people were killed when a city bus ploughed into a pedestrian underpass in western Moscow on Monday, traffic police said.

At least 32 people killed as bus plunges into a river in India

At least 32 people killed as bus plunges into a river in India

At least 32 people, many of them Hindu pilgrims, were killed after a bus plunged into a river in India's north-western state of Rajasthan on Saturday.

'Casualties' as ferry carrying 251 capsizes off Philippines

'Casualties' as ferry carrying 251 capsizes off Philippines

A Philippine ferry carrying 251 people capsized on Thursday off an island south of Manila, the capital, a coast guard spokesman said, amid a storm bringing heavy downpours.

13 hurt as car deliberately hits crowd in Melbourne: police

13 hurt as car deliberately hits crowd in Melbourne: police

A car ploughed into a crowd in Australia's second-largest city on Thursday in what police said was a ‘deliberate act’ that left more than a dozen people injured, some of them seriously.

Mexico bus crash kills 12 tourists including foreigners

Mexico bus crash kills 12 tourists including foreigners

A bus carrying tourists from US cruise ships to an archeological site in Mexico crashed Tuesday after running off the road, killing at least 12 people including several foreigners, state authorities said.

US train was doing 80 mph in 30 zone when derailed

US train was doing 80 mph in 30 zone when derailed

US investigators said an Amtrak passenger train was traveling at more than double the speed limit before it derailed in Washington state, plunging off a bridge onto a busy highway and killing at least three people.