Italy cable car crash: Suspects arrested over maintenance failure
28 May 2021 | 4:02 pm
Police said investigations have found that a temporary fix to a malfunction prevented the brake from engaging, causing the disaster that killed 14 people.
1 Apr 2019
Nigerian CSO leader blasts National Assembly over failure to override a presidential veto.
29 Apr 2019
Reps to investigate CBN, NIPOST, others over failure to remit stamp duties worth trillions.
7 Jul 2019
Sri Lanka's top police inspector and a former defense secretary have been arrested for failing to avert blasts that killed more than 250 people in April. Prosecutors accused the men of grave negligence.
3 Aug 2019
A 15-year-old girl called the police three times to report she was being held against her will by a man who had raped her in Romania. Police took 19 hours to reach the scene, by which time she was already dead.
30 Jul 2019
The Nigerian Navy has graduated 500 personnel who have been trained in Aircraft Maintenance. The Chief of Naval staff disclosed this in Kaduna on Friday.
11 Aug 2019
According to the CDC, heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. Keep an eye out for these 5 early signs of heart failure.
1 Dec 2019
Unless global greenhouse gas emissions fall by 7.6 percent each year, the world will do not meet the 1.5°C temperature goal of the Paris Agreement, a report from the UN Environment Programme warns.
11 Dec 2019
Border closure: There's a failure on the part of customs, says - Rep Sala Soli
31 Jan 2020
The Senate on Thursday concluded to probe the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over money spent on Turn-Around Maintenance of refineries in the country amounting to a total of $396million between 2013 and 2015.
10 Feb 2020
US investigators have said the helicopter involved in the crash which killed basketball superstar Kobe Bryant did not appear to suffer engine failure. The pilot allegedly came within 30 meters of clearing the clouds.
30 Mar 2020
African startups have on average a roughly 50% chance of making it, according to a report. But country figures differ significantly, and the ongoing COVID-19 scare could hurt the continent's entrepreneurs.
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What happens when there is that knock at the door? Moscow's hastily-organised referendums in occupied parts of Ukraine – complete with house-to-house searches of ballot recipients – take the concept of "get out the vote" to a whole new level.
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Germany will keep two of its remaining three nuclear plants on standby until at least April 2023, as the country also secures other alternative energy supplies to make it through winter.
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Up until now, international members of the LGBTQ community living in the United Arab Emirates have managed to keep a low profile in a country where being queer is illegal. But is that all about to change?
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Tayor Swift has a song called 'Midnight Rain' on her forthcoming album.
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Men leave Russia to avoid being called up to fight in Ukraine. Kazakhstan and Georgia are reporting tens of thousands of arrivals. DW's Maria Katamadze travelled to a checkpoint on the border between Georgia and Russia to witness the mass crossing.
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On 21 August 2022, the Ministry of Health (MoH) of the Democratic Republic of the Congo announced that a new laboratory-confirmed case of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) had been detected in a 46-year-old woman living in the city of Beni, in the province of North Kivu.