Greenpeace report says Chernobyl death toll has been underestimated (Wikinews, April 18, 2006)
At the time of writing, the death toll from the assault on the city remains unknown.
In the 1918-19 Spanish flu pandemic, the death toll reached a staggering 20 to 40 million worldwide.
The reason for the death toll in the UK is our huge stock of poorly heated, energy inefficient homes.
Following the weekend 's horrific death toll in Israel, Christian Aid calls for an immediate halt to the violence by both sides.
The annual death toll attributable to influenza and its complications averages 20,000 in the United States alone.