US sprint car racer killed in practice crash

A US sprint car driver was killed during a crash in warm-up laps Friday night at Williams Grove Speedway, prompting officials at the track to call off Saturday`s planned races.

Over 5100 people killed in Assam insurgency in last 24 years

5166 people, including 912 security personnel, were killed in insurgency in Assam in the last 24 years, the state government said today.

UN peacekeeper killed in clashes in Central African Republic's capital: Spokesman

At least one soldier with the UN peackeeping mission in Central African Republic was killed on Sunday during clashes with armed assailants in a northern neighbourhood of the capital Bangui, a spokesman for the mission said.

Cara Delevigne, Piers Morgan slam dentist for killing famous South African lion
Cara Delevigne, Piers Morgan slam dentist for killing famous South African lion

 Enraged celebs are now taking on Twitter to blast the dentist for paying 35,000 pounds to kill a 13-year-old friendly lion.

Journalist killed in Maharashtra

A journalist was killed and two other people were critically injured when they were attacked shortly after covering a raid on a ladies bar on Friday, police said.

Class 12 student killed by shooting stone in J&K

An 18-year-old student died on Sunday after he was hit by a shooting stone in Ukheral tehsil of this district, police said.

Kuwait mosque suicide attack: 2 Indians among 26 killed
Kuwait mosque suicide attack: 2 Indians among 26 killed

Two Indians were among 26 people killed in a ISIS suicide attack at a Shia mosque here, according to Indian Embassy, which asked the Indian nationals to take precautions for their safety and security in Kuwait.

`Three Shebab militants killed` in attack on Somali intelligence base

Shebab militants launched a major suicide attack on Sunday against a military intelligence base in Somalia`s capital Mogadishu, setting off a car bomb before storming inside, security officials said.

Afghan forces kill 120 Taliban militants

 The Afghan security forces killed at least 120 Taliban militants and regained control of the strategically important Yamgan district in Badakhshan province after days of heavy fighting, the interior ministry said on Sunday.

Three Ukrainian soldiers killed as fighting intensifies in east: Ukraine military

Three Ukrainian servicemen have been killed and 14 wounded in the past 24 hours in fighting in separatist eastern territories despite a ceasefire, the Ukrainian military said on Thursday.

Funeral for ex-All Black Jerry Collins in Wellington
Funeral for ex-All Black Jerry Collins in Wellington

Rugby great Jonah Lomu paid tribute to Jerry Collins` last act of heroism Wednesday as thousands mourned the former New Zealand flanker who was killed in a car crash in France.

Death of al Qaeda leader a major blow to the militant group: White House
Death of al Qaeda leader a major blow to the militant group: White House

The White House on Tuesday hailed the death of Al-Qaeda number two Nasir al-Wuhayshi was a "major blow" to the militant group and to its deadly Arabian Peninsula affiliate.

Two soldiers killed in Somalia blast

 At least two Somali government soldiers were killed in a roadside bomb blast on Tuesday as they were travelling in a village on the outskirts of the country`s capital Mogadishu, officials said.

Rapper MC Supreme killed in car crash

MC Supreme, the '90s rapper best known for his single "Black in America", was killed in a car crash in Malibu on Saturday. He was 47.

Top Al Shabaab leader killed in Somalia

 A top Al Shabaab leader was killed in a covert operation by the Somali army, officials said on Saturday.

Mother and daughter killed, dismembered in Mexico

 The dismembered bodies of a Russian immigrant woman and her 12-year-old daughter were discovered inside a home in the northwestern Mexican city of Tijuana, the Baja California state Attorney General`s Office said.

Singer Randy Howard killed in gunfight with bounty hunter

A country music singer was killed in a shootout with a bounty hunter trying to detain him for skipping a court appearance, authorities said.

10 militants killed in search operation in Pakistan

 At least 10 militants were killed today in a search operation by security forces in Pakistan's restive tribal North Waziristan region.

Former All Blacks in haka tribute to Jerry Collins
Former All Blacks in haka tribute to Jerry Collins

A group of ex-New Zealand internationals performed a "haka" tribute on Thursday at the spot where former team-mate Jerry Collins was killed in a car crash last week.

Three civilians, two soldiers killed in east Ukraine

Three Ukrainian civilians and two soldiers have been killed in the past day of intensifying clashes between the Western-backed government`s forces and pro-Russian insurgents, officials from both sides said Thursday.