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24-Jun-2019 Dhaka

4 killed, 100 injured in Bangladesh train derailment

At least four people were killed and about a 100 others injured when a train derailed in Bangladesh's Moulvibazar district, an official said on Monday.The fire service official told Xinhua news agency that the accident took place at around 11.50 p.m. on...

24-Jun-2019 Islamabad

14 killed as vehicle plunges into Pakistan river

At least 14 people were killed and several others injured when a vehicle plunged into a river in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, police said on Monday.A senior police officer...

24-Jun-2019 Phnom Penh

Cambodia building collapse toll rises to 24

The death toll in the collapse of a seven-storey under-construction building in Cambodia's Preah Sihanouk province has increased to 24, according to authorities on Monday."As of 6.30 a.m. on Monday, 24 people were found dead under the debris, and 24 others...

23-Jun-2019 Phnom Penh

Cambodia building collapse toll rises to 17

The death toll in the collapse of a seven-storey under-construction building inCambodia's Preah Sihanouk province has increased to 17, according to authorities on Sunday.Rescue officials on Sunday morning unveiled a list saying that 17 people were found...

22-Jun-2019 Phnom Penh

7 dead in Cambodia building collapse

Seven people were killed after a seven-storey under-construction building collapsed in Cambodia's coastal city of Sihanoukville on Saturday.The incident happened early in the morning in Preah Sihanouk province. The Preah Sihanouk Province's Administration...

22-Jun-2019 Los Angeles

9 killed in Hawaii aircraft crash

A twin-engine skydiving aircraft has crashed near an airfield on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, killing all nine passengers on board, authorities said."There were 9 souls on board the King Air twin engine plane that went down near Dillingham Airfield with...

22-Jun-2019 Phnom Penh

3 dead, dozens trapped as building collapses in Cambodia

Three people were killed and dozens others trapped after a seven-storey under-construction building collapsed on Saturday morning in Cambodia's Preah Sihanouk province."So far, three people were found dead, as 19 others were rescued," Xinhua news agency quoted...

17-Jun-2019 Beijing

6 killed, 75 injured in China earthquake

Six people were killed and another 75 were injured after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake rattled China's Sichuan Province at 10:55 p.m. Monday (local time), according to local authorities.The epicentre, with a depth of 16 km, was monitored at 28.34 degrees north...

17-Jun-2019 Jakarta

12 killed, 43 injured in Indonesia road accident

Twelve people died and 43 others were injured in a traffic accident on the island of Java on Monday, officials said.A bus lost control and collided with two cars and a truck on a toll road early in the morning on its way from Jakarta to the port city of Cirebon,...

11-Jun-2019 Beijing

16 killed in China rains

Sixteen people were killed and 12 were reported missing after torrential rains caused havoc in China, authorities said on Tuesday.In Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, week- long downpours have triggered floods in six cities and 32 counties, killing nine and...

09-Jun-2019 Manila

13 killed in truck rollover crash in Philippines

A truck carrying at least 53 people rolled over while going down a mountain road in Camarines Sur province, south of Manila, killing 13, including a bride-to-be and two children aged 4 and 5, police said on Sunday.The dump truck accident happened along...

08-Jun-2019 Islamabad

5 killed in Pakistan bus-trailer collision

At least five people were killed and 20 others injured in a head-on collision between a passenger bus and a trailer in Pakistan's Punjab province, the media reported on Saturday.The accident occurred on Friday night when an over-speeding trailer collided...

07-Jun-2019 Dubai

12 Indians among 17 killed in Dubai accident

At least 12 Indians were among the 17 people killed in a horrific crash in which a bus full of holiday makers returning from Oman met with an accident in Dubai, the Consulate General of India (CGI) said here on Friday.The tourist bus was carrying 31 passengers...

03-Jun-2019 Islamabad

13 killed in Pakistan van-truck collision

At least 13 people were killed when a van collided with a truck Pakistan's Balochistan province, police said on Monday.The accident took place on Sunday night when the van  was heading to Zohb from Quetta when it collided with a truck in Ali Khel area,...

01-Jun-2019 Moscow

Blasts at Russian munitions factory injure 19

At least 19 people have been injured in blasts at a factory that manufactures explosives in western Russia, emergency services said on Saturday.The incident took place at the Kristall factory in Dzerzhinsk city in Russia's Nizhny Novgorod region.The victims...

30-May-2019 Mexico City

23 pilgrims killed in Mexico bus accident

At least 23 Catholic pilgrims were killed when a bus carrying them hit a cargo truck and erupted in flames in Mexico, authorities said.The collision took place on Wednesday in the state of Veracruz. The pilgrims were returning home to the Archdiocese of...

06-May-2019 Moscow

41 killed as Russian plane crash lands in Moscow

At least 41 people, including two children, on board a Russian Aeroflot plane were killed after it burst into flames while making an emergency landing at a Moscow airport.Aeroflot flight SU 1492 skidded down the runway at the Sheremetyevo Airport on Sunday,...

05-May-2019 Dhaka

Cyclone Fani : Bangladesh death toll reaches nine

The death toll due to cyclone Fani that slammed into Bangladesh after striking the Indian states of Odisha and West Bengal, has increased to nine, authorities said on Sunday.While confirming the toll, state Minister for Disaster Management and Relief Enamur...

04-May-2019 Dhaka

Cyclone Fani kills 6 in Bangladesh

At least six people were killed as cyclone Fani slammed into Bangladesh's coastline after striking the Indian states of Odisha and West Bengal, officials said.Bangladesh State Minister for Disaster Management Enamur Rahman said that 63 people were injured...

28-Apr-2019 Jakarta

12 killed in Indonesia floods, landslides

At least 12 people were killed, eight others reported missing and almost 15,000 evacuated as floods and landslides hit the Indonesian capital of Jakarta and Bengkulu province, a disaster official said on Sunday.Of the 12 victims, 10 were reported in the...

26-Apr-2019 Maputo (Mozambique)

Cyclone Kenneth: Storm-battered Mozambique hit again

Three persons have been killed in northern Mozambique after cyclone Kenneth made landfall only a month after another huge storm battered the coastal nation, authorities said.The category 4 cyclone brought 220kmph (140mph) winds and killed three people on the...

17-Apr-2019 Islamabad

49 killed as rain wreaks havoc in Pakistan

At least 49 people have been killed as torrential downpours wreaked havoc, damaging more than 100 houses since the beginning of April in parts of Pakistan, officials said on Wednesday.The toll included 15 deaths since Monday. Most of the casualties were...

14-Apr-2019 Kathmandu

Three killed in Nepal chopper-plane collision

At least three people were killed on Sunday when a plane collided with a parked helicopter while taking off from an airport in Nepal's Lukla town, a major gateway to Mt Everest.The police said the incident occurred at around 9.10 a.m. at the Tenzing-Hillary...

12-Apr-2019 Dhaka

8 killed as bus falls into ditch in Bangladesh

At least eight people, including three children, were killed and 20 others injured when a passenger bus veered off the road and fell into a ditch in Bangladesh on Friday.The accident took place in the country's Joypurhat district, 249 km northwest of Dhaka,...

12-Apr-2019 Beijing

6 dead in China as train derails, hits house

At least six people have died after a freight train carrying aluminium ore derailed in China's Henan province and crashed into a house, authorities said on Friday.The train, owned by a branch of the logistics subsidiary of Aluminium Corporation of China,...

05-Apr-2019 Seoul

S. Korea fire destroys houses, thousands evacuated

A massive fire has ripped through around 500 hectares of forest and urban areas along the northeastern coast of South Korea, killing at least one person, damaging hundreds of buildings and forcing the evacuation of thousands of people.South Korea declared...

05-Apr-2019 Tehran

70 killed, hundreds injured in Iran floods

The unprecedented floods across Iran over the past weeks have claimed the lives of at least 70 people, the chief of the Iran Emergency Organization, Pir Hossein Kolivand said on Friday.A total of 791 people have been injured in the floods, Kolivand said....

01-Apr-2019 Kathmandu

31 killed in Nepal thunderstorm

At least 31 people have been killed and hundreds injured as a violent thunderstorm lashed through parts of southern Nepal, authorities said on Monday.According to authorities, most of the victims were from the country's Bara district. The storm accompanied...

30-Mar-2019 Ghazni (Afghanistan)

4 killed as mortar mine hits school in Afghanistan

At least four students were killed and 17 others, including two teachers, sustained injuries as a mortar mine struck a school in Afghanistan's Ghazni province on Saturday, officials said.According to provincial government spokesman Aref Nuri, the mortar...

27-Mar-2019 Machakos (Kenya)

14 killed in road accident in Kenya

Fourteen people were killed and several others injured in a road accident early on Wednesday when a bus rammed onto a stationary truck in Machakos county in eastern Kenya.A police official said the commuter bus was speeding towards Nairobi when it hit the truck,...

24-Mar-2019 Yangon

16 killed in Myanmar warehouse explosion

As many as 16 people were killed and 48 others injured in a warehouse explosion in Myanmar on Sunday, an official said.Nyi Rang, External Relation Officer of the United Wa State Army (UWSA) in Lashio, said: "The explosion took place in Mongmao town in the...

22-Mar-2019 Changsha

At least 26 dead, 28 injured in China coach fire

Twenty-six people were killed and 28 others injured after a tour coach caught fire in central China's Hunan Province on Friday, local authorities said.The injured, including five in critical condition, were rushed to three local hospitals for treatment, according...

22-Mar-2019 Beijing

China chemical blast toll increases to 47

The death toll from a blast that ripped through a chemical plant in China's Jiangsu province has increased to 47, with 90 others seriously injured, authorities said on Friday.The blast took place at 2.48 p.m. on Thursday following a fire that broke out in...

22-Mar-2019 Accra (Ghana)

Buses collide in Ghana, at least 50 dead

At least 50 people were killed and several others injured on Friday after two buses collided head on in Ghana and one of them caught fire, media reports said.The public transport buses were carrying over 50 passengers each when the accident took place in...

22-Mar-2019 Beijing

7 dead after man ploughs car into crowd in China

A man was shot dead by the police on Friday in China after he ploughed his car into a crowd, killing six persons including a child.The incident was reported at about 6 a.m. at Taiping city in Hubei province.The 44-year-old driver was identified as Cui...

18-Mar-2019 Jakarta

Toll in Indonesia floods, landslides now 79

The death toll from flash floods and subsequent landslides in Indonesia's Papua province has increased to 79, with search and rescue operations continuing on Monday to locate 43 missing people.Due to the floods and landslides that hit villages in Jayapura...

17-Mar-2019 Islamabad

3 killed, 6 injured in Pakistan train blast

Three persons were killed and six others injured after a blast at a passenger train in Pakistan's Balochistan area on Sunday, police said.District Police Officer Irfan Bashir said that suspected miscreants planted an improvised explosive device at the rail...

17-Mar-2019 Jakarta (Indonesia)

Indonesia floods: Death toll rises to 63

The death toll in the flash floods that hit Indonesia's Papua province rose to 63 on Sunday even as rescue operations are underway to search for the dozens missing, a disaster official said.Torrential rains triggered the floods at around 6 p.m. in several...

17-Mar-2019 Harare

24 dead as Cyclone Idai wreaks havoc in Zimbabwe

At least 24 people have been killed as Cyclone Idai wreaked havoc in southeastern Zimbabwe, officials said on Saturday.The Ministry of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services tweeted on Saturday that most of the deaths were in Chimanimani district....

14-Mar-2019 Tehran

5 killed in Iran gas pipeline explosion

At least five people were killed on Thursday in an explosion of a pipeline that links the gas network from Mahshahr city to Ahvaz city in Iran, the state media reported.Six other  people were injured in the explosion, Ahvaz Governor Jamal Alami Nisi...

14-Mar-2019 Lagos

12 killed in Nigeria school building collapse

At least 12 people were confirmed dead on Thursday following the collapse of a three-storeybuilding which housed a primary school in the Nigerian city of Lagos, the media  reported."Some of the victims were brought in dead," a doctor told Xinhua news...

10-Mar-2019 Addis Ababa

All 157 on board killed as Ethiopian Airline Boeing crashes

An Ethiopian Airlines jet crashed on Sunday shortly after it took-off from here, killing all 157 people on board.The airline said 149 passengers and eight crew members were on flight ET302 from the Ethiopian capital to Nairobi in Kenya, the BBC reported.Ethiopian...

06-Mar-2019 Washington

US tornadoes: Seven family members among 23 killed

 Seven members of a family were among the 23 victims identified after an outbreak of tornadoes devastated the US state of Alabama, officials said.Every victim, including four  children, was found close to their homes, rescue crews said. The victims range...

05-Mar-2019 kabul

59 killed in Afghanistan floods

At least 59 people were killed and another 143 injured as flash floods struck Afghanistan following heavy rains in the country, officials said on Monday.Kandahar and Helmand provinces were the most affected by the floods that hit the country following heavy...

21-Feb-2019 Dhaka

Dhaka blaze : 4 kids among 70 dead

Seventy people, including four children and five women were confirmed dead on Thursday while 56 were reported injured in a massive blaze in the Bangladesh capital that  engulfed several multi-storey buildings in the Chawkbazar area of the old city.The fire...

19-Feb-2019 La Paz

24 killed in bus crash in Bolivia

Twenty-four people were killed and 11 others injured on Monday when a bus collided with a truck in western Bolivia, police told Efe.The director of transit and transportation in the Oruro region, Col. Victor Hugo Lizarazu, said that while the causes of the accident...

17-Feb-2019 Dhaka

8 killed in Bangladesh slum fire

As many as eight people were killed and many others injured in a fire that engulfed a slum in Bangladesh's southeastern seaport city Chattogram, some 292 km away from here, on Sunday.According to officials, some 200 thatched houses were gutted, rendering...

16-Feb-2019 Harare

Over 60 feared dead in Zimbabwe gold mine flooding

Over 60 gold miners are believed to have died in two mining shafts after a nearby dam burst in Zimbabwe's Mashonaland West province, authorities have said.The number of illegal miners who could have been trapped was estimated at between 60 and 70, Xinhua...

31-Jan-2019 Mexico City

Mexico pipeline blast toll reaches 118

The death toll from the explosion of a gasoline pipeline in Mexico's Hidalgo state, has increased to 118, an official said.The toll was confirmed on Wednesday night by the IMSS public health service, reports Efe news.It said that 29 other people injured...

26-Jan-2019 Brasilia

Brazil dam collapse: 7 dead, many missing

A dam collapse at an iron-ore mine in southeast Brazil has left at least seven people dead and some 150 others missing, officials say.The break caused a sea of muddy sludge to spread across rural areas of Brumadinho, in Minas Gerais state, burying buildings...

25-Jan-2019 Jakarta (Indonesia)

Death toll in Indonesia floods reaches 59

The death toll due to floods in Indonesia has increased to 59 while search and rescue continue to locate 25 missing people, a disaster management official said here on Friday.At least 47 people were injured after torrential rains resulted in a dam burst...

21-Jan-2019 Hanoi

9 killed as truck hits funeral attendees in Vietnam

A truck on Monday hit a group of people crossing a road to attend a funeral in Vietnam's Hai Duong province, killing nine and injuring three others.The accident killed seven people on the spot, while two others died later in hospital, Xinhua news agency...

20-Jan-2019 Mexico City

Mexico pipeline blast toll reaches 73

The death toll from a devastating oil pipeline blast in Mexico has increased to 73, officials said.The toll was confirmed to the media by Hidalgo Governor Omar Fayad on Saturday evening, reports Efe news.Accompanied by Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez...

20-Jan-2019 La Paz

22 killed in Bolivia road accident

A head-on collision between two buses on the Oruro-Potosi highway in Bolivia has left at least 22 people dead and more than 30 others injured, police said.The accident occurred on Saturday on the highway around 40 km from the city of Challapata, Romulo...

19-Jan-2019 Mexico City

66 killed in Mexico pipeline blast

At least 66 people have been killed and 76 others injured in a devastating oil pipeline explosion in central Mexico, authorities said.It is believed the blast occurred after the pipeline was ruptured by suspected oil thieves in the town of Tlahuelilpan,...

16-Jan-2019 Damascus

30 civilians killed, wounded in Syria blast

At least 30 civilians were either killed or wounded by a blast that rocked Kurdish-controlled Syrian city of Manbij during a US patrol on Wednesday, the media reported.The blast took place while the US patrol was passing the centre of the city located in...

14-Jan-2019 Tehran

Cargo plane crash in Iran kills 15

A Boeing 707 cargo plane crashed near the Iranian city of Karaj on Monday, killing at least 15 people on board, authorities said.The cargo plane, which belonged to Iran's Army and had 16 people on board, went down at 8.30 a.m. in a residential area some...

14-Jan-2019 Khartoum

14 killed in traffic accident in Sudan

At least 14 people were killed on Sunday in a traffic accident in western Sudan, an official of Sudanese North Darfur State said.The accident took place on the Western Salvation road in Um Kadada on the border between North Darfur and West Kordofan State,...

12-Jan-2019 Paris

4 killed in gas explosion at Paris bakery

At least four people, including two firefighters, died and dozens were injured after a gas leak led to an explosion at a bakery in central Paris on Saturday, emergency services said.The blast took place at 9.10 a.m. (local time) at the bakery on Rue de...

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