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  • US ready to punish countries that are against renewed UN sanctions against Iran - Pompeo
  • Security forces launch CASO in south Kashmir
  • Chinese mainland reports no new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases
  • Myanmar reports 393 more COVID-19 cases, 5,263 in total
  • Chinese mainland reports 10 new imported COVID-19 cases
  • Trump says he will nominate a woman as Ginsburg's replacement
  • Trump administration expecting reinstatement of UN sanctions on Iran on Sunday
  • Death toll from COVID-19 in Brazil over 136,000
  • Include police in 'My Family, My Responsibility' campaign: minister
  • Civil engineer succumbs to head injury during treatment in Jalgaon hospital
  • Hunt on for 10 men who ransacked petrol pump in Palghar, beat up staff
  • Five arrested for killing one, injuring 2 others in Thane
  • Deadly poison sent to White House
  • Two held for stealing ATM cards of bank customers

One dead, 40 injured in train-school bus collision in NZ

One dead, 40 injured in train-school bus collision in NZ

Wellington, Sep 16 (UNI) The driver of a school bus died and 40 people, including six children, were injured when a train collided with the bus near a nearby Palmerston North in New Zealand's North Island, the country's charitable healthcare organisation St John said on Wednesday.
The female bus driver who died in the crash, heading to the Feilding High School, was trying to cross the train tracks when her bus hit the back of the train at about 8 am local time at a railway-road intersection.
Police are still investigating the case.
The six injured children were taken to Palmerston North Hospital immediately. Their injuries were minor or moderate, according to the police.
Emergency services arrived at the scene. Many parents have picked up children from the scene.

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