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justified-511-the-toll-michael-rapaport-timothy-olyphant.jpgThe suspiciously long and amiable conversation between Art and Allison before the opening credits of Tuesday’s (March 25) “Justified” likely tipped a lot of viewers off that something bad was about to happen. It’s a variation on the trope of a secondary character suddenly coming to the fore just as he or she is about to die.

That a lot of us

train fire5Three more youths succumbed to their injuries in the train rooftop accident in Uttar Pradesh, taking the death toll to 17, officials said Wednesday. The authorities continue to pass the buck over why hundreds of youths were allowed to sit atop a train, which led to the victims being crushed by an overbridge. The accident […] Continue reading Train rooftop accident toll 17, blame game on

The death toll in the Varanasi bomb blast has risen to two with another victim being declared dead this morning. Sixty-five year old Phoolmati, who was present at the Sheetla Ghat on December 7, had sustained severe head injuries and succumbed to death. One-and-a-half-year old girl Swastika was the first casualty of the blast that […] Continue reading Varanasi blast: Death toll rises to two

A day after a violent storm lashed parts of Bihar, West Bengal and Assam, the body count climbed to 128 Thursday. There is mounting anger and helplessness among the hundreds of thousands rendered homeless as they say food, medicines and temporary shelters have been hard to come by.
At least 81 people died in Bihar, while […] Continue reading Storm toll rises to 128, victims say relief inadequate

The toll in the Stephen Court fire here on Sunday rose to 34 as one more body was found under the rubbles in the fifth floor of the fire-raged building.
Fire brigade sources said the decomposed body was recovered from under the debris in the fifth floor and it has been sent to the SSKM Hospital […] Continue reading Stephen Court fire toll rises to 34