PHOTOS: Photos: Guatemala volcano erupts, kills 69; toll expected to rise | The Indian Express indianexpress.com
Bodies were so thickly coated with ash that they looked like statues, and rescuers were forced to use sledgehammers to break through the roofs of houses buried in debris up to their rooflines to try to see if anyone was trapped inside.
Guatemala's disaster agency CONRED ordered evacuations and said that hot gas and molten rock were streaming from the volcano, which produced its biggest eruption in more than four decades on Sunday, showering ash on a wide area and sending lava flows through nearby towns.
On Tuesday, it was clear that the official death toll was sure to climb and fears spread that anyone still stuck in the buried houses was dead and would remain entombed there.
Thailand is one of the world's largest consumers of plastic bags, which kill hundreds of marine creatures living near the country's popular beaches each year.
The Nipah virus infection starts with 3-14 days of fever and headache, followed by drowsiness, disorientation and mental confusion. The acute encephalitis then progresses to coma within 24-48 hours.
Railways fine vending contractor Rs 1 lakh after video suggests toilet water mixed in tea, coffee.. indianexpress.com
The video, which showed a vendor coming out of the Chennai Central-Hyderabad Charminar Express train toilet with tea and coffee cans, was being widely circulated on social media and it hinted at water being 'mixed' in the cans inside the toilet.
One medicine, five chemists, five price tags, from Rs 1,550 to Rs 255 — all at one hospital.. indianexpress.com
The pharmacies are crowded, and customers usually accept the brand that those manning the counters hand out to them. At all the shops, queries about other brands are met with: “Only this one is available with us”.
Just ahead of the baby’s delivery, the quack, following an ultrasound, told the mother that it would be a girl, but a son was born. The quack then allegedly cut the genitals of the baby and claimed before the family that a girl with deformities was born.
Kannur triple murders: Police claim 28-year-old killed daughter, parents because they came in way of her "lifestyle".. indianexpress.com
A top police officer involved in the investigation told IndianExpress.com that the 28-year-old woman had confessed, after 11 hours of questioning, to killing her daughter and aged parents by mixing a toxic chemical in their food.