Nintendo Fan Forum  

Go Back   Nintendo Fan Forum > General Forum > General Chat > WorldWide News, Politics & Religion

Notices

WorldWide News, Politics & Religion Title Says It All

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-30-2008, 05:43 AM   #1
Skreamo
The Anthrax Envelope
Points: 9,691, Level: 66
Points: 9,691, Level: 66 Points: 9,691, Level: 66 Points: 9,691, Level: 66
User owns 1x Nintendo Wii Remote User owns 1x Triforce User owns 1x Magic Cape Feather User owns 1x Green Chaos Emerald User owns 1x Poke Ball User owns 1x Master Sword User owns 1x Links Shield
User owns 1x Yoshi Egg User owns 1x Super Leaf User owns 1x Frog Suit User owns 1x Bullet Bill
 
Skreamo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: South of Heaven
Posts: 3,430

My Mood: Spaced
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 64
Skreamo has a spectacular aura aboutSkreamo has a spectacular aura about

Friend Codes

Awards Showcase
Royalty Monster Poster NFF 1st Annual Award Poster 
Total Awards: 4

Send a message via MSN to Skreamo Xbox Live Gamertag: AfterHatred
Hindu Temple Stampede-- 90 People dead, 150 injured...

JODHPUR, India (Reuters) - At least 90 people died and 150 were injured in a stampede at a Hindu temple in the western state of Rajasthan, police said Tuesday.

The stampede occurred at the Chamunda temple, inside a fort on the top of a hill near the historic town of Jodhpur.
"We are zeroing in on the final figure. It may reach 100, but presently we have confirmed 90," Rajiv Dasoth, a police inspector general, told local television.
One witness, who gave his name as Santa, said the stampede occurred as authorities tried to stop pilgrims from entering the temple to make way for a VIP. But police gave a different account.
"The stampede started after a barricade near the temple broke and there was huge confusion and people started running down a steep slope and fell on each other," Dasoth told Reuters.
Local television showed volunteers carrying bodies and trying to revive them on the street.
One child cried over her father's lifeless body, wailing "Daddy, please get up."
Bodies were piled high in a local hospital, with the injured writhing in pain as medical staff rushed to help, a Reuters photographer said.
"We will definitely conduct an inquiry and if we find people were negligent, we will definitely take action," Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria told reporters.
Last month, a stampede outside a mountaintop Hindu temple in northern India killed at least 145 pilgrims.
Authorities ordered an investigation into that disaster, which occurred after rumors of a landslide triggered panic among pilgrims who ran down a narrow mountain trail from the Naina Devi temple in Himachal Pradesh state, only to meet thousands of people walking up.
In January 2005, at least 265 Hindu pilgrims, including several women and children, were killed in a stampede near a remote temple in India's Maharashtra state.
__________________

Thanks you for mah Rhydon Tag, Mr.DLX<3
Skreamo is offline  
Sponsored Links
Closed Thread


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
"Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop" or "House of the Dead: Overkill"? gameaddict General Nintendo Section 10 11-08-2012 01:38 AM
Most Well-Known People gameaddict General Chat 13 06-30-2009 02:57 AM
hello there people! Rikanai Introductions! 12 05-20-2009 11:16 PM
Hey people ALESANA Introductions! 9 04-10-2009 12:13 AM
Hi people! Heidi Introductions! 5 02-16-2009 05:33 AM

NFF Youtube Videos NFF Facebook page

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:16 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Nintendo Blog

Nintendofanforum.com is a Nintendo fansite and is not associated with or endorsed by Nintendo of America, Inc.
All trademarks and images belong to their respective owners.
Nintendo Wii