Definition: This entry gives an estimate of the number of adults and children who died of AIDS during a given calendar year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
Pakistan: Woman sentenced to death for burning daughter alive
CNN - 1/17/2017 10:25:18 AM
Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN)A woman in Pakistan has been sentenced to death for burning her daughter ... In a 2015 report by the World Economic Forum, Pakistan ranked 144 out of 145 countries on gender disparity.
Sectors Converge to Change the Future of Cancer in Urban Populations
Med India - 1/17/2017 4:44:41 PM
New city-level initiative launched in partnership between the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), the World Economic Forum and World Bank A commitment to saving lives by helping country and ... more than HIV/AIDS, malaria and TB combined.
Map reveals countries at risk of dangerous airpocalypse
News.com.au - 1/17/2017 9:42:21 AM
COUNTRIES across the globe are burdened with disease and in the world’s death capitals, there could be 70,000 premature deaths a year by 2030. Air pollution has become a major crisis in countries in Southeast Asia as well as South Korea, Japan ...
Ukraine files 'terrorism' case against Russia at world court
Times of India - 1/17/2017 7:57:58 PM
"For three years, Russia has been committing the illegal annexation of Crimea, illegal occupation of the east of our country in the territory of Donetsk ... the war was winding down after nearly the deaths of nearly 10,000 people after several ceasefire ...
Global Death Rate By Country
worldatlas.com - 9/18/2016 11:54:31 PM
Issues related to violence and healthcare have resulted in high crude death rates in parts of Africa and Eastern Europe, affecting countries such as Lesotho and Ukraine in different ways. Tuberculosis has infected one third of the world's population and ...
How Venezuela’s corrupt socialists are looting the country to death
New York Post - 1/10/2017 8:17:36 AM
Venezuela is no longer a country with a government ... and a crime wave that has given Caracas the highest murder rate in the world. Loving parents are putting their children up for adoption because they have nothing to feed them; the elderly are starving ...
World reacts to death of former Iranian leader Rafsanjani
San Francisco Gate - 1/9/2017 5:48:27 AM
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Reactions from around the world ... death. One of its state-run television channels aired an interview with an MEK official that linked Rafsanjani to the mass execution of thousands of prisoners at the end of the ...
Iraqi troops capture historic Mosul mosque destroyed by IS
Washington Post - 1/17/2017 9:35:11 AM
It was built on an archaeological site dating back to the 8th century B.C. and attracted religious pilgrims from multiple faiths around the world. Special forces spokesman ... continues to inflict high civilian casualties. The U.N. said more than 1,500 ...
Pastor Imprisoned for Prophesying Death of President
Charisma News - 1/17/2017 4:23:13 PM
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A rare homicide-free day in one of the world’s deadliest countries: ‘Breathe peace’
National Post - 1/13/2017 9:25:37 AM
National Civil Police Commissioner Howard Cotto made the announcement at a news conference Thursday, saying that the previous day, the country ... world’s deadliest. In the first 11 days on 2017, 99 homicides have been reported, averaging nine violent ...
Our universities can’t survive another death of a marginalised student
Hindustan Times - 1/17/2017 9:06:33 AM
His death unleashed ... from the rest of the world – were suddenly awash with students protesting against real-world prejudices bent on retaining an old order of Manu. The rage of the demonstrations might have taken the country by surprise but for ...
WHO: Smoking deaths to rise a third by 2030
Reuters - 1/10/2017 8:27:44 PM
Smoking will kill a third more people per year by 2030, and it costs the global economy more than $1 trillion per annum, a World Health Organisation study said Tuesday. Lucy Fielder reports. Reuters is the news and media division of Thomson Reuters.
Stage Door Players to Present Murder Mystery DEATH BY DESIGN
Broadway World - 1/16/2017 4:53:02 PM
Vernon Road and Chamblee Dunwoody Road intersection, in the North Dekalb Cultural Arts Center. Set during a weekend in an English country manor in 1932, Death by Design answers the question of what would happen if Noel Coward were to pen an Agatha Christie ...
David Bowie by Brian Rašić
dalje.com - 1/17/2017 4:30:22 PM
Immediately after the music legend David Bowie’s death, Brian Rašić’s phone in London didn’t stop ringing with condolences of respect by many for Bowie himself and his work. The world press continues ... From Dolly Parton in Country, Metallic ...
26 Sentenced to Death in Bangladesh for Killing 7 People
New York Times - 1/16/2017 10:29:28 PM
DHAKA, Bangladesh — A Bangladesh court on Monday sentenced 26 people, including a politician and three officials of an elite security battalion, to death in the grisly ... militants in the Muslim-majority country, which has been facing threats of ...