Is there a threshold an entire industry crosses when it does more harm than good? Michigan Technological University researchers set out to examine the question with numbers.
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At least 70 people were killed in the old part of Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka after a deadly fire engulfed several apartment buildings on the night of Feb... Eurasia Review - Published
CNN reports At least four people were killed Tuesday in a stampede that unfolded as Nigeria's President left a political rally just days ahead of his country's elections. The chaos erupted as thousands..
According to CNN, the number of people confirmed dead after a multistory residential building collapsed in Istanbul has climbed to 16. Rescuers continue to comb through the wreckage of the building in..
The death toll from a fire in a centuries-old area of the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka, jumped dramatically to 70 on Thursday, a fire official said, and could keep climbing as fire fighters combed the.. Reuters - Published
The death toll from a fire in a centuries-old area of the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka, jumped dramatically to 56 on Thursday, a fire official said, and could keep climbing as fire fighters combed the.. Reuters - Published
The death toll from an attack last week by gunmen in northwestern Nigeria has doubled to more than 130, the Kaduna state governor said on Tuesday, adding it appeared to have been a deliberate plan to.. Reuters - Published
'We have massively destroyed the infrastructure and given the population a disgusting image of what may be a Western-style liberation leaving behind the seeds of an imminent resurgence of a new.. Independent - Published
The official death toll from a dam burst in the Brazilian town of Brumadinho rose to 169, authorities in the state of Minas Gerais said on Sunday night. In addition, 141 people have yet to be located. Reuters - Published
The second worst outbreak in history has ravaged the Democratic Republic of the Congo since August. More than 60 per cent of people to have caught the virus so far have died as a result. MailOnline - Published
The death toll from the collapse of an eight-storey building in Istanbul has risen to 21 while 14 others were injured, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu has told Turkey's Demiroren news agency. Reuters - Published
Brazil international Marquinhos has paid his respects after a fire at Flamengo’s training centre left 10 people dead. Rodolfo Landim, president of the Rio-based club, confirmed the death toll in what.. SoccerNews.com - Published
A teenage boy was rescued from the rubble of an eight-storey Istanbul building on Friday, nearly 48 hours after it collapsed, but the death toll rose to 14 and another 11 people are still missing,.. Reuters - Published
The death toll in California's deadliest and most destructive wildfire was revised down by one, to 85, on Thursday by a sheriff who said that remains initially thought to belong to two people turned.. Reuters - Published
The number of people killed by a gas explosion in an unused coal mine in South Africa's eastern province of Mpumalanga has risen to six, and several others remain trapped, an official at the mine said.. Reuters - Published
'In most cases, the murdered women had previously denounced their aggressors, faced serious acts of domestic violence, or suffered previous attacks or attempted homicides,' says human rights.. Independent - Published
The death toll from a fire at a residential building in Paris now stood at eight, said Paris prosecutor Remy Heitz, who added that investigators were favoring a "criminal" cause for the blaze. Reuters - Published
The death toll from the failure of a tailings dam operated by miner Vale SA in Brazil rose to 134 while 199 people are still unaccounted for, according to a statement from the rescue team on Monday. Reuters - Published
Warren Ragudo died after two Taser shocks by police intervening in a family altercation. Ramzi Saad died after a Taser shock by police during a dispute between Saad and his mother. Chinedu Okobi died.. Reuters - Published
At least four Libyan soldiers were killed on Friday when forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar fought with a local armed group as they sought to expand south, military officials said, with the World Health.. Reuters - Published
An army spokesperson confirmed the deaths in Beni and added three others are under observation. 'All measures' are being taken to stop contamination of the fatal virus in troops. MailOnline - Published