Death toll in Poland mine blast rises to five

 The death toll from a methane explosion at a Polish coal mine rose to five after two gravely burned miners succumbed to their injuries overnight, the hospital treating them said on Tuesday.

Cyclone Hudhud death toll rises to 46 in Andhra Pradesh
Cyclone Hudhud death toll rises to 46 in Andhra Pradesh

Cyclone Hudhud death toll rose to 46, after three more deaths were reported here today, while it has been estimated that food grain production loss is to the tune of 22 lakh tonne.

Cyclone Hudhud death toll 43 in Andhra Pradesh; Naidu leaves for Hyderabad

The death toll on account of the cyclone 'Hudhud' stood at 43 in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday, with Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu assuring that power supply would be back in the affected coastal districts by October 25.

13 killed in Yemen clashes

At least 13 people were killed Saturday during clashes between the Shia Houthi militants and Sunni tribes in Yemen's southern province of Ibb, medics and local officials said.

16 killed after ventilation grate collapses at South Korean pop concert
16 killed after ventilation grate collapses at South Korean pop concert

Sixteen people were killed and nine others seriously injured when a ventilation grate gave way while they were watching an outdoor pop concert in Seongam south of Seoul on Friday, rescuers said.

Seven killed in Pakistan stampede

At least seven people were killed and 40 others injured in a stampede in a political gathering in Pakistan's eastern city of Multan Friday night, hospital sources said.

Six dead in Delhi cylinder blast

Six members of a family, including women and children, died in a cylinder blast Friday, police said.

Death toll in Nepal bus crash rises to 29

The death toll from a bus crash in western Nepal has climbed to 29, including two toddlers, police said Tuesday. 

The bus was overcrowded with families travelling during Nepal`s busy holiday season when it plunged more than 200 metres (650 feet) down a hill late Monday afternoon.

Meghalaya flood toll rises to 59

The toll in the flash floods and landslides in Meghalaya has risen to 59 with the recovery of one more body. Three people are still missing, an official said Tuesday.

Japan typhoon death toll rises to six: Reports

The death toll from a typhoon that pounded Japan this week has risen to six, while five other people including two US serviceman remain missing, reports said Tuesday.

18 miners killed in Indonesia landslide

At least 18 miners were killed in landslide at an illegal gold mine in Indonesia's West Kalimantan province, an official said Sunday.

Patna stampede toll rises to 33, Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan blames Bihar govt

With the toll in the stampede incident outside the Gandhi Maidan here going up to 33 on Saturday, Union Minister Ramvilas Paswan blamed the Bihar government for "lapses" that resulted in the tragedy, though it was denied by the city's district administration.

Sonia Gandhi expresses shock over Patna stampede death

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday evening expressed "shock and grief" over the deaths and injuries in a stampede in Patna.

Ceasefire violation: Pakistan shells LoC villages in Poonch, girl killed, four injured
Ceasefire violation: Pakistan shells LoC villages in Poonch, girl killed, four injured

A teenage girl was killed and four persons were injured as Pakistani troops targeted villages and Indian forward posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district in ceasefire violation for the third consecutive day on Friday.

Japan volcano death toll hits 43 as new bodies found

 Seven more bodies have been found by rescuers combing the peak of a Japanese volcano that erupted at the weekend, officials said Wednesday, taking the death toll to at least 43.

Meghalaya flood, landslide toll rises to 55

With the recovery of three more bodies, the death toll due to flash flood and landslide in Meghalaya has risen to 55, state Chief Secretary P Barkos O Warjri said on Tuesday.

Assam flood toll rises to 42, 6 lakh affected

The flood situation in Assam remained serious with report of two more deaths on Monday, taking the toll to 42.

Japan volcano eruption toll mounts to 36

The recovery of five more bodies Monday brought to 36 the number of those feared dead in the Mount Otake's volcanic eruption, which occurred Sep 27.

Meghalaya floods: Death toll reaches 52, waters recede a week after calamity

Flash floods and landslides claimed the lives of at least 52 person in Meghalaya as properties worth several crore of rupees were damaged, Deputy Chief Minister Roytre C Laloo said on Monday.

Eight dead, including four children, in Peru quake

At least eight people died, including four children, and half a dozen were injured in a 4.9-magnitude earthquake that shook a rural Andean region in Peru, police said on Sunday.