Six people have died in a helicopter crash in Nepal, a spokesperson for Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport said Tuesday. The Manang Air helicopter was carrying five Mexican passengers and a Nepali pilot, Teknath Sitoula told CN..
Seventeen people - five children - have been killed in an air strike in Sudan's capital, Khartoum, officials say. Twenty-five homes were destroyed in Saturday's strike in the densely populated Yarmouk district. It came a day after a top..
A crocodile farmer in northern Cambodia has been torn to pieces by about 40 of the reptiles after falling into their enclosure, local police say. Luan Nam, aged 72, tried to move one of the egg-laying animals out of its cage when it grabbed his st..
At least seven people, including some teachers, have been shot dead at a school in Pakistan's north-western Kurram district, authorities say. Multiple gunmen were involved in the incident, police have said, which occurred in the staffroom of G..
At least 17 people were killed and 25 others were injured in a bus crash on a highway south of the capital Bangladesh on Sunday. Police said they suspected the driver lost control and hit the railing of a recently built major expressway, sending t..
Two people were killed and nine others were injured after they were run over by a pickup truck in the Canadian town of Amqui, about 650 kilometers north of Montreal, authorities said. A 38-year-old local man was arrested shortly after the incident..
At least 40 people were killed and dozens injured in a bus crash in central Senegal, the country’s president said Sunday. President Macky Sall tweeted that the collision happened in Gnivy village, in the Kaffrine region, at about 3:30 a.m. ..
The Arab League, which denounces Israel's continued escalation of violence against the indigenous population, has disclosed that 223 Palestinians have been killed by Israel this year. Said Abu Ali, Assistant Secretary-General and Head of the P..
Seven people were killed on the southern Italian island of Ischia after a landslide caused by torrential rain devastated a small town, an official said on Sunday. Five people were still missing, Naples prefect Claudio Palomba told a news confe..