Canada police: 1 dead after shooting at New Year's Eve party

Gunfire broke out at a New Year's Eve house party in Calgary, leaving one person dead and six others injured, including one in critical condition, police have said.

New Year revelry hurts hundreds in Philippines

 Firecrackers and gunfire during New Year revelry in the Philippines left 354 people injured, with more than a dozen requiring amputations including a five-year-old boy, the top health official said Thursday.

Gambia president says flying home after gunfire rocks Banjul

 Gambia`s President Yahya Jammeh said he was returning home from Chad late on Tuesday, after gunfire erupted around the presidential palace in the Gambian capital of Banjul last night.

Soldiers block off centre of Gambian capital after gunfire overnight

Gunfire erupted around the presidential palace in Gambia`s capital of Banjul overnight and soldiers blocked a bridge leading to the centre of town, but the government denied reports of an attempted coup.

Encounter between Maoists and security forces in J'khand
Encounter between Maoists and security forces in J'khand

Security forces and Maoists exchanged gunfire near Kendua Pahari under Dhanwar Assembly constituency in Giridih district on Tuesday.

Blasts, gunfire in Kabul after suicide bomber hits UK embassy car
Blasts, gunfire in Kabul after suicide bomber hits UK embassy car

Gunfire and explosions rocked Kabul on Thursday as Taliban militants attacked a central district that houses several embassies and foreign compounds, hours after a suicide bomber targeted a British embassy vehicle, killing six people.

Three killed as Somali pirates fight over ransom

A Somali police officer says three people have been killed as pirates clash in a central Somali town over a ransom paid for the freedom of a German-American journalist who was released this week after two years and eight months of captivity.

Nigerian troops, Boko Haram militants exchange gunfire

Heavy gunfire was heard Monday from the scene of a gunfight between Nigerian security forces and suspected members of the Boko Haram in the restive northeastern state of Borno, residents said.

Militia gunfire in Libya capital as inferno rages

Heavy gunfire between warring militias prevented firefighters from battling a massive inferno in Libya`s capital today, despite calls for a cease-fire to end the worst violence in the capital since the country`s 2011 civil war.

Gunfire in CAR capital amid anti-government protests

Security forces fired warning shots as protesters in Bangui demanded the resignation of the interim government and the removal of foreign troops from Central African Republic on Friday, a military source said.

Seven dead, several injured in California college shooting: Police

Seven people were killed and seven others wounded in a mass shooting at a college town in southern California, Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown said on Saturday.

Indian among nine killed in Kabul hotel attack

An Indian was among the nine people killed in a deadly Taliban attack in a popular hotel in Kabul, sources said Friday. Four of the attackers were also killed.

Gunfire by night becomes new norm in downtown Bangkok

Shots fired by unknown gunmen rattled parts of the Thai capital where anti-government protesters have set up camp for weeks, with small but occasionally deadly bombs and gunfire fast becoming the new norm in the city.

Blast injures 3 Danes in Afghanistan

Three Danish soldiers have been injured in Afghanistan`s southern Helmand province when their car was hit by an improvised explosive device placed in another vehicle.

Large explosion and gunfire in downtown Kabul

A large explosion followed by sporadic gunfire rocked central Kabul this evening, in a district that houses several embassies and restaurants frequented by foreigners, though there were no immediate details on casualties.

Heavy exchange of fire in interior Manipur

A fierce exchange of fire between militants and security forces lasting for several hours was reported from interior Manipur district of Tamenglong, officials said on Saturday.

Gunfire exchanged between LeT terrorists, security forces in J&K`s Handwara

Fierce gunbattle exchanged between three Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists and joint forces at Handwara town in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.

One dead as protests in Thailand turn violent

A man was shot dead in clashes in the Thai capital on Saturday between supporters of Premier Yingluck Shinawatra and anti-government protesters, who intensified their campaign by besieging several government buildings.

Islamists raid Somali police station, at least 28 dead: Witnesses

Islamist militants rammed a car bomb into a police compound north of Somalia`s capital on Tuesday and opened fire on officers, leaving at least 28 people dead, officials and witnesses said.

CRPF, PLFI ultras exchange gunfire in Jharkhand

CRPF and Jharkhand police exchanged gunfire with ultras of People`s Liberation Front of India (PLFI) on Monday in Madhe-Madhukam forest in Khunti district, police said.