5 die in Bihar’s Saran district, suspected to have consumed hooch

A total of five people have died in Bhualpur village in Bihar’s Saran district in suspicious circumstances and it is suspected that they had consumed spurious liquor, an official said on Saturday. “It is being said that these persons died after consuming alcohol however it is not yet confirmed if they actually … Read more

Wildfires Spread, Fish Die Off amid Severe Drought in Europe

PARIS (AP) — Firefighters from across Europe struggled Thursday to contain a huge wildfire in France that has swept through a large swath of pine forest, while Germans and Poles faced a mass fish die-off in a river flowing between their countries. Europe is suffering under a severe heat wave and drought that has produced … Read more

Mumbai’s daily Covid count remains above 400; 2 die, active tally at 2,235

Mumbai on Thursday logged 410 new coronavirus cases, while two more patients succumbed to the infection in the city, the local civic body said. With these additions, the overall tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 11,26,150, while the death toll increased to 19,654, said the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) in a bulletin. … Read more

Four workers die of electrocution in Maharashtra’s Aurangabad district

Four contractual workers engaged in a power project died from electrocution on Friday in a village in Aurangabad district of central Maharashtra, police said. The incident took place around 3 pm at Hiwarkheda-Nandgirwad village in the district, about 375km from Mumbai, where work on providing new electricity connection and installing transformers … Read more

More than 40 migrants die in truck in San Antonio, others hospitalized By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. Law enforcement officers work at the scene where people were found dead inside a trailer truck in San Antonio, Texas, U.S. June 27, 2022. REUTERS/Kaylee Greenlee Beal 2/2 By Kaylee Greenlee Beal and Ted Hesson SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) -Authorities found 46 migrants dead inside a tractor-trailer on Monday in San Antonio, Texas, … Read more