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Month: December 2021

Dhaka: Ferry Inferno Kills, Injures 100+In Bangladesh
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Dhaka: Ferry Inferno Kills, Injures 100+In Bangladesh

. 39 people died, 100 injured in Dhaka region  . The Incident took place in the rural town of Jhalokati on Friday . Jhalokati, also called Jhalokati, is a district in southern Bangladesh  Dhaka, Bangladesh, (PNB NEWS). As per local media, a crowded ferry burst into flames in southern Bangladesh, killing at least 39 people and injuring nearly 100 more. The death toll from the ferry fire is expected to grow, as many people were badly injured. On Friday morning, the event occurred near the southern rural town of Jhalokati, which is 250 kilometers south of the capital Dhaka. Some passengers drowned after fleeing into the river to escape the inferno, as per media, which noted that 500 people were on board the ferry.   Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/...
Kirkuk: 3 Islamic State Terrorists Killed, 5 Arrested In Iraq
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Kirkuk: 3 Islamic State Terrorists Killed, 5 Arrested In Iraq

.Three Islamic State Terrorists Killed in Kirkuk . Major General Yahya Rasool claimed on Thursday . Terrorists were killed in Wadi Zayghoun in Iraq Iraq, (PNB NEWS). Gen. Yahya Rasool, spokesman for the Joint Military Command has said that 3 ISIS members were killed in Kirkuk. He also said in a press release on Thursday that an anti-terror operation had been launched in Kirkuk's Zigon Valley. Kirkuk is the capital of the Kirkuk province in Iraq and is located 238 km from Baghdad. The city has a mixed Turkmen, Arab, and Kurdish population. In another crackdown in Kirkuk, an ISIS member, and four of his aides were apprehended on Thursday, the Iraqi military said. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/23/afghanistan-forc…-passport-office/ He further said that the fi...
Afghanistan Forces Took Out Bomber Near Passport Office 
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Afghanistan Forces Took Out Bomber Near Passport Office 

. Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan forces killed a suicide bomber . The bomber killed in Kabul on Thursday during office time . The accident took place near the passport office gate in Kabul  . Several people were wounded in a blast  Kabul, Afghanistan (PNB NEWS). A Suicide bomber has been killed in Afghanistan's capital city of Kabul. The horrifying incident happened on Thursday morning near the passport office, Afghanistan forces said. The violence began when a suicide bomber shot and killed at the gate of the passport office after being stopped and identified by the security officer. To obtain travel documents, many Afghans gathered outside the passport office.  The attack was believed to have been carried out by the Islamic State-K terrorist organization. A...
Train Service Begins To Connect Islamabad, Iran, & Turkey
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Train Service Begins To Connect Islamabad, Iran, & Turkey

. Minister for Railways Swati inaugurated train service in Islamabad  . Freight Train service inaugurated at Margalla Railway Station  . The project will connect Islamabad, Iran, and Turkey  . leaders of Iran, Pakistan, and Turkey established ECO in Tehran in 1985 Islamabad, Pakistan (PNB NEWS). The freight train service was inaugurated in Islamabad on Tuesday. The main purpose of launching the train services was to achieve trade and commercial targets. Railways Minister Azam Khan Swati, F.M Shah Mahmood Qureshi, and Advisor to the P.M for Trade Abdul Razak Daoud inaugurated a freight train. The ceremony was held at Margala Railway Station in Islamabad today. The freight train project will connect Pakistan, Iran, and Turkey. "We have expanded our trade lines...
Kolkata: Fire At Haldia Refinery Kills, Injures Dozens In India
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Kolkata: Fire At Haldia Refinery Kills, Injures Dozens In India

. Kolkata: Fire at Haldia refinery unit killed 3, injured 44, a company source said . Haldia is located near Kolkata (West Bengal) . The Haldia Refinery,  processing 2.5 million oil tonnes per year Kolkata, India (PNB NEWS). Three deaths were reported and 44 more were injured at the Haldia refinery, according to the firm. Around 2.50 p.m., the accident occurred when maintenance work was in full swing, a company source said, on Tuesday.  The gasoline-making refinery unit was affected, according to the company's administration source. IOC, the country's major oil refinery, stopped its offshore refinery in eastern India for around 50 days, in the first week of this month for maintenance, according to a company spokesman. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/2...
Shipwrecks Kill Scores In Libyan Waters
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Shipwrecks Kill Scores In Libyan Waters

. More than 160 migrants drowned in shipwrecks incidents in Libya . Migrants were in the search of a better life in Europe . Two  separate incidents cost 160 lives in Libyan waters  Shipwrecks, Libya (PNB NEWS). Around 160 migrants drowned in 2 separate shipwrecks in Libya last week, the UN migration envoy said. The UN report also added on Tuesday that, the victims were trying to land in Europe for better prospects. A boat capsized near Libya on Friday, killing 102 migrants, the International Organization for Migration spokeswoman Safa Mashhili said in a statement. Three days later, Libyan coastguards found the bodies of at least 62 migrants from another sunken ship, Msehli said. Read more : https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/20/kaduna-state-mis…agers-in-nige...
Kaduna state: Miscreants Killed Dozens Villagers In Nigeria
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Kaduna state: Miscreants Killed Dozens Villagers In Nigeria

. Terrorists Killed 38 villagers in Kaduna state and burned their properties  . Attacks were staged against villagers on Saturday and Sunday . Kauran Fawa, Marke, and Riheya villages were targeted  Kaduna state, (BNB NEWS). About 38 villagers were killed in a terrorist onslaught in Nigeria's northern state.  According to Anadolu News Agency, the victims were from the Giva local govt area.  Bandits raided 3 communities in the state of Kaduna, burning properties, houses, cars, and fields. As per reports, gunmen stormed the Idas villages of Kauran Fawa, Marke, and Riheya, on Saturday and Sunday.  Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/20/philippine-death…-tragedy-hit-208/ Security agents also confirmed the deaths of 38 men, and 29 deceased were identified...
Philippine: Death Toll From super Typhoon Tragedy Hit 208
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Philippine: Death Toll From super Typhoon Tragedy Hit 208

The death toll from Typhoon Rai in the Philippine has risen to 208, according to police Philippine, (PNB NEWS). The death toll in the Philippines as a result of typhoon Rai has risen to 208, police said on Monday. Over 50 people are still missing as search and rescue activities continue in the wake of one of the world's deadliest typhoons. Police reported a far greater death toll than the National Disaster Management Agency, which reported 58 dead. The disaster is centered in Visayas' central region, which covers the province of Bohol. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/20/death-toll-from-…ragedy-now-hit-6/ ‎ More than half of the deaths reported by the police were deaths in central Visayas and Bohol province. This week, Bohol's governor claimed that 74 people had d...
Death Toll From Australian Bouncy Castle Tragedy Now Hit 6
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Death Toll From Australian Bouncy Castle Tragedy Now Hit 6

. The sixth boy dies in an Australian hospital after bouncy castle collapses . Chace Harrison, 11, died 3 days later in a Hobart hospital from injuries . Two children are still in critical condition in the hospital Australia, (PNB NEWS). Chase Harrison, 11, succumbed to injuries on Sunday, three days after a bouncy castle accident, at Hobart Hospital. At a school fair in Devonport, Tasmania, Harrison was 1 of 9 pupils who fell from a jumping castle that was blown up by the wind. At Hobart Hospital, two severely wounded teenagers are still fighting for their lives, police said. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2021/12/20/canberra-4-dead-…lummets-into-sea/ A sad tragedy also cost the lives of Addison Stewart, Zane Mellor, Jye Sheehan, Jalailah Jayne-Maree Jones...