Gaza death toll reaches 23 in second day of escalation
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 Israeli air strikes killed 13 Palestinians in Gaza on Wednesday, medical officials said, raising the Palestinian death toll to 23 over a two-day escalation in violence since Israel launched strikes to kill an Islamic Jihad commander.
The death toll from the coronavirus epidemic in mainland China soared past 1,000 on Tuesday with a record daily rise in fatalities. The number of reported cases however has fallen almost 20% compared..
*Beijing:* The death toll from the novel coronavirus outbreak in China has risen to 1,523, while the number of confirmed cases has reached 66,492, the country's... Mid-Day Also reported by •Reuters •Bangkok Post •IndiaTimes •France 24 •WorldNews