An accident at a nuclear power plant in Zaporizhzhya in southeastern Ukraine poses no danger to health or the environment, energy authorities said on Wednesday, an assessment later corroborated by the French nuclear institute IRSN. Energy Minister Volodymyr Demchyshyn said the accident occurred on Friday in one of the six blocks at Zaporizhzhya, Europe’s largest […]
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Wednesday an accident had occurred at the Zaporizhye nuclear power plant (NPP) in south-east Ukraine and called on the energy minister to hold a news conference. “I know that an accident has occurred at the Zaporizhye NPP,” Yatseniuk said, asking new energy minister Volodymyr Demchyshyn to make clear […]
Fifty people, mostly children, were killed when a train slammed into a school bus as it crossed the tracks at a rail crossing south of Cairo on Saturday, further inflaming public anger at Egypt’s shoddy transport network.
At least 25 Iraqis were killed when a bus plunged into a valley after striking two trucks in Syria, officials in Damascus said.
Cairo – At least 30 people were killed in two road accidents Tuesday in Egypt’s Nile Delta province of Sharqiya, police said.
A POLISH tourist bus returning from Spain careered into a bridge on a rain-soaked German highway today, killing 12 people and leaving seven in critical condition. “A car collided with a Polish tourist coach… (which) then lost control and crashed with full force into the bridge pillar
A woman was killed and three other people were injured in a terrific traffic accident on the al-Naameh highway when their vehicle a white Toyota veered off the road and hit a wall. The woman that was killed was identified as Zahra Akil . The 3 injured are in very serious condition and were taken […]
Khaled Majed Youssef, a 28-year-old Lebanese man, was crushed to death when a large rock fell from a nearby truck on to the van he was driving, Lebanon’s National News Agency (NNA) reported on Saturday.