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Dozens of people were hurt, eight of them seriously, when a regional train hit a tree uprooted during a hailstorm in the south of France. Witnesses said one passenger had been thrown out of the train by the force of the crash, at Saint-Aunes in the Herault region. Emergency services said one person was critically injured and airlifted to hospital. The front of the train was badly damaged and windows were knocked out. The double-decker train had been travelling at 140km/h to the east of Montpellier when it rammed intoRead More

Posted On August 18, 2016By telanganaIn World

Three killed, 40 wounded in car bomb attack

Three people were killed and 40 others wounded on Thursday in a car bomb explosion in Turkey’s eastern city of Van carried out by Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants, a local official said. The attack targeted a police headquarters in the central Ipekyolu district of Van city, Van governorate official Mehmet Parlak was quoted as saying by the state-run Anadolu news agency, blaming the “regional terror group”, the official phrase for the PKK. The attack comes a few days after six people were killed when a car bomb was detonated in DiyarbakirRead More