Firecrackers, gunfire injure nearly 500 Filipinos

A Philippine official says at least 476 people have been injured by powerful firecrackers and gunfire.

Sri Lankan train accident kills 1, injures 27

Police say a passenger
train has rammed into the back of another train in Sri Lanka,
killing one person and injuring 27 others.

Ravi Pujari gang member injured in an encounter

An alleged member of Ravi Pujari
gang was on Friday shot in an encounter with police while he was
extorting money from a builder, police said.

Bangladesh fire kills 17, injures dozens: Report

A devastating fire raced through an
apartment complex in the Bangladeshi capital on Thursday, killing as
many as 17 people and injuring dozens, officials and local
media reported.

Four cops among six injured in grenade attack in J&K

At least six persons, including
four securitymen, were injured when militants exploded a hand
grenade after a clash between law enforcing agencies and a
violent mob in downtown city on Friday.