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Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: HIV/AIDS - deaths map
Developing Countries Tackle Mother, Infant Mortality
Voice of America - 2/16/2017 10:11:12 AM
Dr. Flavia Bustreo at the World Health Organization ... Bustreo heads a new program to reduce these deaths by half within the next five years, and to end preventable infant and maternal deaths by 2030 in nine high-risk countries — Bangladesh, India ...
Pakistan launches military crackdown as death toll in shrine bombing rises to 88
Los Angeles Times - 2/17/2017 2:34:52 PM
Health Ministry officials raised the death toll to 88 people, with approximately 350 wounded, dozens critically. Security officials said they had killed 44 suspected militants in security operations across the country ... the Muslim world but often ...
Omar Ahmad Rahman, "Blind Sheik" suspected in World Trade Center bombing, dead at 78
CBS News - 2/18/2017 12:10:31 PM
Rahman had a suspected link to the bombing of the World Trade Center in 1993 but was never convicted, CBS News senior investigative producer Pat Milton reports. Rahman’s daughter, Asmaa, announced the death in ... and other Arab countries as infidels ...
World Trade Center Bomber Dies in Prison
Daily Beast - 2/18/2017 7:41:29 PM
The mastermind behind the 1993 World Trade Center bombing has died in prison at the ... His son, Ammar, told Reuters his family had received word of the death from a U.S. representative. No further details were disclosed. The 1993 attack left six people ...
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 ...
Kim Jong-nam, the Hunted Heir to a Dictator Who Met Death in Exile
New York Times - 2/16/2017 6:29:17 AM
The women fled the airport in a taxi, Mr. Lee said. If North Korea’s involvement is proved, Washington could face intense pressure to put the country back on its list of nations that sponsor terrorism, said Cheong Seong-chang, an analyst at the Sejong ...
Former Wallabies, rugby world unites in sadness as tributes flood in for Dan Vickerman
Fox Sports - 2/19/2017 6:47:12 AM
AN emotional Jeremy Paul has led the tributes to his former Wallabies teammate Dan Vickerman as the rugby world reacts to the 37-year-old’s devastating death. Paul was one of ... After moving to Australia from his birth country of South Africa, Vickerman ...
Malaysia arrests North Korean man in connection with death of Kim Jong Un’s half brother
Washington Post - 2/18/2017 12:17:40 PM
The totalitarian state tightly controls information about the family, which has kept a grip on the country ... death of Kim Jong Nam. A not-that-short history of North Korean assassinations and attempts Today’s coverage from Post correspondents around ...
North Korean man arrested in Kim Jong Nam's death
CNN - 2/19/2017 3:19:37 AM
The world's most mysterious family tree Suspect in death of Kim Jong Nam seen wearing 'LOL' shirt ... The crime happened in our country and we have processes and laws to deal with such matters," Mat told CNN. "For the post-mortem and autopsy to be ...
Nigeria, eight others to halve MNCH deaths by 2022
Vanguard - 2/16/2017 5:17:42 AM
NIGERIA and eight other countries have committed to halving ... representing a quarter of the total number of deaths of children under-five. In a statement released February 14, the World Health Organisation, WHO, said by working to improve the quality ...
Pakistan most dangerous country for world: Former CIA official
India TV - 2/16/2017 5:27:51 PM
Pakistan is probably the "most dangerous country" for the world, a former CIA official has said ... "Meanwhile, if we stay, the death toll for the US continues as the casualties dribble in," he said.
2 Deaths Daily And Over A Million Each Year. Air Pollution Is Choking India
www.scoopwhoop.com - 2/19/2017 7:51:38 AM
Further, according an estimate by the World ... vast country of India's size with a 1.3 billion population. Source/Reuters He had also said no credible study to quantify number of people who have developed lung and allied diseases or number of deaths ...
This is where air pollution kills the most people
weforum.org - 2/13/2017 11:57:57 PM
That’s more than the number of people killed by HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and road ... It is a problem around the world, but some countries are much more affected than others. Premature deaths caused by air pollution have declined in Europe, the United ...
'Blind sheikh' convicted in 1993 World Trade bombing dies in U.S. prison
Reuters - 2/18/2017 5:11:10 PM
He preached a fiery brand of Islam that called for the death of people ... wives when he entered the country. He was facing the possibility of deportation when a truck bomb went off in the basement parking garage of the World Trade Center on Feb. 26 ...
Filipino Catholics protest drug killings, death penalty
The Miami Herald - 2/18/2017 3:42:17 AM
Thousands of Catholics joined a march with church leaders in Manila on Saturday in one of the largest shows of opposition against President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly crackdown against illegal drugs and attempts to revive the death penalty. Police estimated ...