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Number of Britons applying for Irish passports increases by more than two-thirds

Ireland's Foreign Minister Charlie Flanagan has said that the number of Britons seeking Irish passports has increased by more than two-thirds to some extent due to Brexit.

16 injured in stampede over false reports of gunfire at New York's Penn Station

At least 16 people were injured in a stampede at New York's Penn Station after false reports of gunfire.

Explosions rock Bangladeshi neighbourhood amid army siege

Explosions and gunfire on Friday rocked a Bangladeshi neighbourbhood as the army attempted to flush out terrorists from their hideouts in a northeastern city, a day after a family of eight committed suicide by blowing themselves up when security personnel stormed their den.

Police search for suspects in deadly nightclub shooting

Cincinnati police searched for suspects in a nightclub shooting that left one man dead and 15 other people injured and sent club patrons diving to the ground to dodge bullets in what they described as a chaotic and terrifying scene.

One militant killed, two soldiers injured in Kashmir gunfight

One militant killed, two soldiers injured in Kashmir gunfight

One militant was killed and two soldiers were wounded on Monday in a gunfight between the security forces and the militants in south Kashmir`s Shopian district, officials said.

Israeli soldier wounded by gunfire on Lebanese border: Army

Gunfire from a vehicle in Lebanon towards Israeli forces on the border wounded an Israeli soldier on Wednesday and officers returned fire, the army said.

Over 70 killed as truck rams into crowd in Nice, driver shot dead

Over 70 killed as truck rams into crowd in Nice, driver shot dead

The incident comes as France remains badly shaken by November 2015 attacks which killed 130 people at the Bataclan concert hall in Paris and nightspots across the city.

Indian consulate in Afghanistan's Mazar-i-Sharif attacked, two gunmen killed

Indian consulate in Afghanistan's Mazar-i-Sharif attacked, two gunmen killed

Explosions and gunfire rang out late on Sunday as militants tried to storm the Indian diplomatic mission in the Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif, officials said.

 

Pathankot attack was anticipated, locals were cautioned

As per the anticipation, the attack did take place and locals in Dhaki Chowk in Pathankot woke up to the sound of gunfire and blasts in the dead of the night at 3.30 am when terrorists struck at the IAF base here.

Gunshots, explosion as insurgents attack Spanish embassy in Kabul, Taliban claims responsibility

Gunshots, explosion as insurgents attack Spanish embassy in Kabul, Taliban claims responsibility

A massive car bomb struck central Kabul during rush hour on Friday evening, followed by ongoing bursts of gunfire, officials said.

New Orleans shooting: `Multiple people` open fire in playground, 16 injured

New Orleans shooting: `Multiple people` open fire in playground, 16 injured

Up to 16 people were hospitalised on Sunday after a shooting in a New Orleans park where hundreds of people had gathered for the making of a music video.

Paris attacks: Gunfire erupts as police hunt mastermind

Shooting broke out in a northern suburb of Paris during an anti-terrorist police operation, sources said on Wednesday, five days after the worst attacks in French history that killed 129 people in the capital.

Gunfire after police seal Saudi Shiite town: Resident

Gunfire erupted in a Shiite town in Saudi Arabia Wednesday after police sealed it off with armoured vehicles, a resident said.

Gunfire, looting in Central African capital despite curfew

 Sporadic gunfire rang out in the capital of the Central African Republic overnight despite a curfew imposed following weekend violence that claimed at least 20 lives, residents said Monday.