32 dead as floods sweep Morocco

At least 32 people were killed and six were missing as of Monday due to the heavy rains and flooding experienced in various regions of Morocco over the last two days, the interior ministry said.

Morocco flash floods toll climbs to at least 28 dead

 The death toll from three days of what residents described as the heaviest storms to hit southern Morocco in decades has climbed to at least 28, authorities said on Monday.

1 killed, 15 injured in strong China earthquake

A woman was killed and 15 people were injured after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck southwest China's Sichuan province on Saturday.

Five killed in Indonesia landslides

At least five people were killed and many houses damaged in landslides in Indonesia's North Sumatra Saturday, an official said here.

Landslide kills two as death toll from Italy storm climbs to 11

A landslide triggered by torrential rain engulfed a house on the shores of Italy's Lake Maggiore on Sunday, killing a pensioner and his granddaughter in what a neighbour described as a "horrific" tragedy.

Six killed, four injured in two blasts in Pakistan

At least six persons were killed and four others injured on Friday in twin roadside bomb blasts targeting the son of a peace committee chief in the restive northwest Pakistan.

Syria activists say Kobani death toll passes 800

A Syrian activist group said on Sunday that the death toll in 40 days of fighting in and around the northern Syrian border town of Kobani has reached 815, as Kurdish fighters battled Muslim militants for a hill west of the town.

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.