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41 killed in Afghan Taliban attack

Twin suicide bombings and gunfire on a police training centre in Afghanistan`s eastern province of Paktia on Tuesday killed at least 41 people including the provincial police chief and wounded over 200 others, officials said.

Oct 17, 2017, 19:42 PM IST
One dead, six injured in shooting at Nashville church

One dead, six injured in shooting at Nashville church

The shooting occurred at the Burnette Chapel Church of Christ in Antioch.

Sep 25, 2017, 05:52 AM IST

Nigeria: Boko Haram kills seven in attack on displaced camp

The attack on Friday evening in Ngala, near the border with Cameroon, came as two people were killed in an explosion outside another camp in the Borno state capital, Maiduguri.

Sep 09, 2017, 17:17 PM IST

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.

Apr 16, 2017, 09:47 AM IST

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.

Apr 16, 2017, 09:42 AM IST

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.

Mar 31, 2017, 22:45 PM IST

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.

Mar 27, 2017, 12:01 PM IST
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.

Nov 07, 2016, 13:50 PM IST

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.

Oct 26, 2016, 16:11 PM IST
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.

Jul 15, 2016, 04:30 AM IST
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.

 

Jan 03, 2016, 22:52 PM IST

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.

Jan 02, 2016, 21:07 PM IST
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.

Dec 11, 2015, 20:00 PM IST
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.

Nov 23, 2015, 09:04 AM IST

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

Nov 18, 2015, 14:00 PM IST

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.

Oct 08, 2015, 01:00 AM IST

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.

Sep 28, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Eight soldiers killed, Istanbul palace attacked as Turkish unrest mounts

Gunfire was heard on Wednesday near the entrance to the Dolmabahce palace in Istanbul, an Ottoman-era building popular with tourists which also houses the prime minister`s Istanbul offices, the Dogan news agency said. 

Aug 19, 2015, 18:58 PM IST

5 children, 3 adults found dead inside Texas home: US Police

US authorities say five children and three adults have been found dead inside a Texas home following the arrest of a man who exchanged gunfire with police.

Aug 09, 2015, 19:33 PM IST

Burundi votes in boycott-hit poll, gunfire heard

Burundians voted for a new parliament on Monday after a night of sporadic blasts and gunshots, and weeks of violent protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza`s decision to seek a third term in office.

Jun 29, 2015, 17:22 PM IST