death toll


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Noun1.death toll - the number of deaths resulting from some particular cause such as an accident or a battle or a natural disaster
toll, cost, price - value measured by what must be given or done or undergone to obtain something; "the cost in human life was enormous"; "the price of success is hard work"; "what price glory?"
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death toll

nnumero delle vittime
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LAHORE -- Death toll of the Raiwind suicide blast on a police check post rose to 10 after the death of another policeman on Thursday.
12 (ANI): The death toll in a US-Bangla airline crash at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Nepal has increased to 40.
The death toll rose by one last night after a Filipina caregiver was discovered on the 7th floor of the building in which she had been working.
The death toll in a train crash in South Africa's Free State province on Thursday has risen to at least 14, a train service official said.
The figure is a marginal increase on the 2016 death toll of 1,717, though it represents a drop from the death toll in 2015, which exceeded 2,200.
Government troops have killed six more Islamic State-linked Maute terrorists in Marawi City, bringing the death toll to 759, the military said Thursday.
In the western Indian state of Gujarat, the death toll due to the virus rose to 349 while around 3,600 confirmed swine flu cases are existing.
Karachi -- Death toll reached to 62 in suspected suicide blast at crowded Shah Noorani Shrine in Balochistan, local media quoting medics reported on Sunday.
QUETTA -- Two more patients of the Congo virus died in the provincial capital on Sunday, taking the death toll above 10 including a woman.
The Islamic Republic condemns Saudi Arabia almost daily for the death toll in Yemen, but does not mention the killing in Syria where Iran is a participant.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian military forces stormed al-Nusra Front's gatherings and concentration centers in at least three neighborhoods of Aleppo city and inflicted a heavy death toll on the militants.
In Pakistan, the head of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Disaster Management Agency, Amer Afaq, told Reuters the death toll reached 167.