Eleven mountaineers killed in Turkey
Ankara, Jan 25 (DPA) Eleven people were killed Sunday in an avalanche which trapped a group of mountaineers in northeast Turkey, the NTV television station reported.
A group of 17 mountaineers from the Black Sea city of Trabzon were walking in the Zigana mountains about 50 km south of Trabzon when they were hit by an avalanche Sunday morning.
Public Works Minister Faruk Ozak told reporters at the scene that 10 bodies had been recovered. One person later died in hospital.
Civilian and military rescue teams were joined by locals who managed to pull seven of the mountaineers out from under the snow.
Read More: Union Public Service Commissio | Public Service Commission | Water Works | Seramau(south) | Public Office | Rhe Works | Jamul Cement Works | Hyderabad Public School | Devapur Cement Works So | Ponneri Public Office | Chengalpattu Public Offices | Cuddalore Public Offices | Papanasam Public Office | Ramnanathapuram Public Offices | Periyakulam Public Office | Burnpur Works | Sunday Bazar S.o. | Telco Works | Foundary Works Edso | Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Public Library
4TH C V RAMAN INT'L FELLOWSHIP LAUNCHED FOR RESEARCH
May 21, 2013 at 10:07 PM
WE WILL BRING A NEW LAW TO REGULATE FIXING : JITENDRA SINGH
May 21, 2013 at 10:00 PM
COURT ALLOWS FIVE DAY POLICE CUSTODY FOR THE IPL FIXERS
May 21, 2013 at 9:58 PM