Blast in Afghan capital Kabul kills four, wounds 22: Officials

A suicide blast hit Kabul city in Afghanistan on Wednesday, with unknown number of casualties.

May 03, 2017, 09:58 AM IST

Ferry sinks in Bangladesh river, four women dead, scores missing; search for survivors underway

At least four people died and several remain missing after a ferry carrying about 80 passengers capsized on Tuesday in Bangladesh`s Panguchi River, police said. 

Mar 28, 2017, 21:32 PM IST

Fire breaks out in Parliament Annexe, no casualties

According to fire officials, prima facie the fire appeared to be caused by a short-circuit.

Apr 10, 2016, 16:33 PM IST
7.9 magnitude earthquake jolts Indonesia

7.9 magnitude earthquake jolts Indonesia

A powerful and shallow earthquake of magnitude 8.1 struck off the west coast of the Indonesian island of Sumatra on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

Mar 02, 2016, 18:32 PM IST

Bomb blast in West Bengal's Birbhum district, three reported dead

Bomb Blast in Birbhum district kills 3. Watch the story to know more.

Jan 22, 2016, 12:51 PM IST

'Explosion at chemical plant in east China, casualties unknown'

An explosion hit a chemical plant on Saturday night in eastern China, the official Xinhua state news agency said, citing local authorities.

Aug 22, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

Passenger train derails in Madhya Pradesh, bogies fall into river

A passenger train travelling from Mumbai to Varanasi has derailed in Madhya Pradesh with "two-four of its bogies" falling into a river. Casualties are not yet known, police said.


Aug 05, 2015, 02:48 AM IST
Several passengers feared dead as two trains derail in Madhya Pradesh

Several passengers feared dead as two trains derail in Madhya Pradesh

Several passengers were feared dead when two express trains tonight derailed while crossing a bridge on swollen Machak river near Harda in Madhya Pradesh, senior district officials said.


Aug 05, 2015, 02:07 AM IST
Andy Murray eases through, Grigor Dimitrov rocked at Queen`s

Andy Murray eases through, Grigor Dimitrov rocked at Queen`s

Andy Murray moved a step closer to a record-equalling fourth Queen`s Club title as the top seed defeated Fernando Verdasco 7-5, 6-4, while Grigor Dimitrov joined the lengthy list of star casualties.

Jun 18, 2015, 21:09 PM IST

Bengaluru Express derails, no casualties

A boulder on the railway track derailed Bengaluru Express on Monday. However, there were no casualties, a railway official said.

Jun 15, 2015, 16:48 PM IST

Philippine forces, rebels report casualties in rare clash

Philippine security forces and a Muslim rebel group clashed Sunday in the country`s south killing at least six police officers, both sides confirmed, in violence rarely seen since the signing of a peace treaty.

Jan 26, 2015, 00:14 AM IST

Market fire kills 13 in Pakistan

A fire erupted in a busy market in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore Monday, killing at least 13 people and injuring two others, officials said.

Dec 30, 2014, 02:30 AM IST

Somalia forces, Shebab in fierce fight over strategic island

Somalia`s al-Qaeda-affiliated Shebab rebels on Saturday launched a major offensive against a strategic island in the south of the country, causing heavy casualties, witnesses said.

Nov 09, 2014, 01:41 AM IST

Clashes near Iraq`s Fallujah as conflict toll reaches 366

Clashes erupted between Iraqi troops and anti-government fighters on the outskirts of Fallujah on Saturday, as the militant-held city`s main hospital said 366 people had been killed in the months-long conflict.

Jun 01, 2014, 02:26 AM IST

Fire at hospital for elderly kills 21 in latest major South Korea accident

A fire at a rural South Korean hospital for chronically ill elderly patients on Wednesday killed 21 people and injured eight in the second major fire this week as the country still mourns victims of a ferry disaster last month.

May 28, 2014, 05:02 AM IST

Heavy losses as Ukraine launches deadly assault on rebels

Ukraine`s military suffered heavy casualties in a stepped-up offensive on pro-Russian rebels on Monday, as Europe and the head of the UN made a last-ditch diplomatic effort to reel the country back from the brink of civil war.

May 05, 2014, 22:30 PM IST

Disclosing Kargil casualties would affect morale of troops: CIC

The disclosure of information related to casualties suffered by army during Kargil war and number of terrorists killed cannot be made public, Central Information Commission has held in an order 14 years after the war.

Apr 04, 2013, 20:27 PM IST

Fire breaks out in top Ahmedabad hotel; no casualties

A fire broke out in a premier hotel here this morning but no casualties were reported, a Fire Department official said.

Jan 25, 2013, 17:55 PM IST

Engine of Sheshadri Exp derails at Vijaywada, no casualties

The engine of Bengaluru- Kakinada Sheshadri Express derailed at the Vijayawada railway station about 2.30 this morning when the train was arriving.

Dec 26, 2012, 17:12 PM IST

Number of casualties in Naxal violence sees decline

The number of casualties in Naxal violence has shown a decline in the past one year compared to 2010 and 2011.

Dec 16, 2012, 15:00 PM IST