Associated Press footage from the scene showed mangled train coaches on the tracks and several others derailed as hundreds of onlookers and victims' relatives gathered around on both sides of the tracks.
According to local authorities, a mistake by the operator of a semaphore caused the accident.
"The rescue team is now searching for survivals while ambulances are transferring the injured to nearby hospitals", said Magdy Hegazi, undersecretary at the Health ministry.
Wadi told state television that most of the injured have been taken to hospital.
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The train sped for miles, with flames engulfing one carriage after another, killing more than 370 people.
One resident, Hoda, was standing on her rooftop when she saw the trains collide.
Deadly train accidents in Egypt are rare but not unheard of.
Efforts were still exerted to extradite more bodies and injured from wreckage of the two trains.
The Dark Tower may have been a box office disappointment, but Sony and MRC still seem to be moving ahead with the franchise. The less than $20 million opening is quite disappointing for a film that has spent years in production.
A search and rescue effort was under way last night, with boats and warships searching for the missing Marines . The Australian Department of Defence confirmed there were no Australian personnel on board.
Beadle was reported missing Tuesday when she failed to arrive at the Bright Angel campground where she had a reservation. It's not uncommon to have one or two deaths a year, primarily due to heat or dehydration, according to Schwartz.
The journey through the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden is particularly unsafe during the current windy season in the Indian Ocean. The narrow waters between the Horn of Africa and Yemen have been a popular migration route despite Yemen's ongoing civil war.
As he approached McCarthy's Dodge Nitro, police say the driver got out of the vehicle and started shooting. A manhunt is underway for a 39-year-old driver who is accused of killing a Missouri police officer .
Adding to the durability factor is that the screen is protected by Gorilla Glass 5's shatter-resistant technology. All of it will be filled up by the display of course, which LG confirmed will be 6-inches this time.
A government media spokesperson said the building had been successfully evacuated, and no injuries had been reported so far. Dubai's Civil Defense announced at about 3:30 am local time that firefighters had brought the blaze under control.
The New York State Department of Health plans to add five new companies to its program to make and dispense medical marijuana. Since then the number of NY patients certified for the drug has grown from 14,7992 to 25,736, a 72 percent increase.
While we wait for that scenario to unfold, hopefully the new music he's working on with Jermaine Dupri ends up surfacing soon. The Internets quickly noted that she was herpes-free and soon word got out that it was a blatant money grab , allegedly.
We immediately began investigating the incident and are working with law enforcement and outside cyber-security firms", it said. On Monday, the network said it did not believe its email system in its entirety had been compromised .
Sunny skies and a high near 88 are expected Wednesday for Topeka and northeast Kansas, according to the National Weather Service . A broken line of hit-and-miss showers and storms will move from west to east across the Valley through the afternoon and evening.
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The Opposition and his critics, however, view it as a way to wield more authoritative power over the administration. Still, Venezuela is facing mounting pressure and threats of deepening sanctions from trade partners.
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The government deployed more than 150,000 security personnel, including wildlife rangers, to protect 41,000 polling stations. Secretary of State John Kerry is among thousands of worldwide observers who have been monitoring the election process.
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Once the meet-and-greet was over, she says she alerted her mother as well as others on her team about what had allegedly happened. Mueller was sacked in June 2013 after Swift claimed he put his hand under her skirt while taking a photo with her backstage.
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Furthermore, it gave them an unassailable 2-0 series lead going into the third Test, which begins on August 12 in Pallekele. Despite being bowled out to just 183 runs, Sri Lanka showed some resilience to avoid the innings defeat against India .
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Roy's father, Conrad Roy Jr, said before sentencing: "I can not being to describe the despair I feel over the loss of my son. Bozzi wrote to the judge, "The defense said it was inevitable, that he would take his life eventually with or without her".
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Bollywood veteran actor Dilip Kumar's health update was given by Doctor Jalil Parkar late on Friday evening. He was admitted to hospital on Wednesday, where his condition has reportedly worsened. "He is stable".