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303 deaths linked to recalled GM cars: Watchdog

US safety regulators have recorded 303 deaths when airbags failed to deploy in 1.6 million compact cars recalled last month by General Motors, according to a study released by a safety watchdog group. The new report and higher dea

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Egypt anti-govt clashes toll hits 49

The death toll from clashes during protests in Egypt on Saturday rose to 49, state-run Al-Ahram website quoted a health ministry official as saying on Sunday. The fighting erupted on the third anniversary of the popular uprising w

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High tobacco tax 'can prevent 200 million deaths'

Trebling tobacco tax globally would cut smoking by a third and prevent 200 million premature deaths this century from lung cancer and other diseases, researchers said. In a review in the New England Journal of Medicine, scientists

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Egypt seethes under curfew after hundreds killed

Security forces struggled to clamp a lid on Egypt on Thursday after hundreds of people were killed when authorities forcibly broke up camps of supporters protesting the ouster of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi, in the worst nationwide bloods

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Holistic safety plan key to curbing ME road accidents

According to the World Bank, road crashes kill 1.2 million people and cripple or injure more than 10 million others every year. In fact, at current rates, traffic accidents will become the fifth leading cause of death globally by 2030, up from 1

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Sickle cell deaths in Bahrain reach 12 this year

A 30-year-old Bahraini yesterday became the 12th sickle cell patient to die since the start of this year, a report said. Campaigners claimed it was because of a new Health Ministry rule for doctors to wait a minimum of eight hours

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Bahrain on SARS-alert after 15 Saudi deaths

Health workers in Bahrain have been briefed on emergency procedures as the deadly SARS-like novel coronavirus caused the death of 15 people in Saudi Arabia, with at least nine in the kingdom’s Eastern Province. No suspected

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April bloodiest month in Iraq since 2008

April was Iraq's bloodiest month for almost five years, with 712 people killed in bomb attacks and other violence, the United Nations Iraq mission said. Iraq has grown more volatile as the civil war in neighboring Syria strain

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Death toll in India building crash mounts to 72

The death toll from a collapsed building in India's financial centre Mumbai rose to 72 on Saturday, as an injured woman trapped for 36 hours was freed from the rubble of the illegal and half-constructed building. Rescue worker

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Bahrain sickle cell claims 1 life per week

Bahrain is on the verge of a sickle cell crisis with the disease claiming the life of a person almost once a week, campaigners were quoted as saying. Fatima Yousif Radhi, 36, from Shahrakan, became the latest victim when she suffe

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