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At least 81 dead in Pakistan avalanches, several injured

At least 81 dead in Pakistan avalanches, several injured

Islamabad, Jan 14 (UNI) At least 81 people were killed and several others trapped in separate weather-related incidents in Pakistan on Tuesday.

The death toll has more than doubled, since 61 people were reported to have suffered weather-related deaths in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), while Balochistan was also severely affected as heavy rains across the province claimed 20 lives, while leaving at least 11 injured. according to the estimates reported in The Dawn.

Fayyaz Ali Abbasi, a senior official in the PoK government, said that 53 people were rescued.

The National Disaster Management Authority was cited as saying the it is expecting an increase in the death and injury tolls.

Hundreds of people were stranded overnight, after a massive snow storm swept the northwestern province of Balochistan, with temperatures dropping to minus 14 degree Celsius.

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Smoking greatly increases risk of complications after surgery

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21 Jan 2020 | 8:21 AM

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Putin's bill says one person cannot serve as Russia's President for more than two terms

Putin's bill says one person cannot serve as Russia's President for more than two terms

20 Jan 2020 | 10:39 PM

Moscow, Jan 20 (UNI) Under Russian President Vladimir Putin's bill on amendments to the national constitution, one person cannot serve as the president for more than two terms.

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China remains second largest FDI recipient in 2019: UNCTAD

20 Jan 2020 | 10:35 PM

Geneva, Jan 20 (UNI) China remained the world's second largest recipient of foreign direct investment (FDI) in 2019, by attracting 140 billion US dollars, a United Nations report said on Monday.

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Chinese Expert confirms new type of Coronavirus transmits from Human to Human

20 Jan 2020 | 9:51 PM

Beijing, Jan 20 (UNI) There are confirmed cases of new type of coronavirus human-to-human transmission in China, and 14 medical workers have got infected, the head of the special expert body of the country's National Health Commission said on Monday.

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Africa: 11 killed in explosion in western Chad

20 Jan 2020 | 9:49 PM

N'djamena, Jan 20 (UNI) An explosion killed 11 people in the western Chadian province of Lac, a local media reported Monday.

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