Two BNP activists killed in clashes with rivals in Bangladesh

Two members of the opposition BNP were shot dead today in clashes with the ruling Awami League supporters, prompting authorities to call out paramilitary forces to control the situation on the first anniversary of the controversial elections boycotted by the opposition.

Road accident claims nine lives in Kenya

At least nine people were killed in a road accident involving a minibus and a truck in eastern Kenya`s Embu county Thursday, Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) said.

Yemen suicide bomber kills 33 at Shiite celebration

A suicide bomber killed at least 33 people in central Yemen on Wednesday when he blew himself up at a celebration by Shiite militia supporters, medics said.

Market fire kills 13 in Pakistan

A fire erupted in a busy market in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore Monday, killing at least 13 people and injuring two others, officials said.

Three Iranian troops killed near Pakistan border

Three Iranian soldiers have been killed close to the Pakistani border in an attack in the southeastern Saravan region, the official Fars news agency reported on Monday. 

Kolkata Police on extra alert following Bengaluru blast

Police force in Kolkata has been asked to be extra alert following the bomb blast in Bengaluru this evening, a top police officer said.

Over 100 suspected militants killed by Cameroon''s army

 More than 100 suspected Boko Haram militants were killed and over 200 arrested during an operation conducted by Cameroon`s army in Far-North Region, an army source said Saturday.

5 killed in helicopter crash in Brazil

Officials say a helicopter has crashed in southeastern Brazil, killing five people.

Prayer vigil held in New York for slain police officer

 Thousands of people paid tribute Friday in New York to one of two officers killed in an anti-police attack a week ago.

Car kills two Delhi policemen during checking

A Delhi Police officer and a constable were killed when a car asked to halt for routine checking rammed into them, police said Sunday.

Atletico Madrid ban ultra flags following fan's death
Atletico Madrid ban ultra flags following fan's death

Atletico Madrid have banned flags with references to the ultra group Frente Atletico in their stadium after a Deportivo La Coruna fan was killed before their last home match, the club said.

Three killed, six missing in China boats collision

 At least three people were killed and six went missing after two boats collided and sank in the East China Sea Thursday, authorities said.

Two civilians killed, monitors shot at in east Ukraine

 Ukraine`s military said Thursday that two civilians were killed in the latest clashes in east Ukraine, as international monitors observing the fighting between government forces and pro-Russian rebels reported being fired upon.

Greek diplomat killed by train near Bridge on River Kwai town

A Greek diplomat based in Bangkok was killed Wednesday after she fell under a moving train while visiting a popular Thailand tourist region known for inspiring the classic film "The Bridge on the River Kwai", police said.

Pakistan girl killed for listening to loud music

A sixteen-year-old Pakistani girl was gunned down by her uncle following a row over loud music.

Three soldiers, 34 militants killed in Pakistan

At least three soldiers and 34 militants were killed in two separate operations by the Pakistani military in the country`s northwest tribal area of North Waziristan Sunday.

Kin of dead US soldiers sue 5 banks over Iran dealings

Families of US soldiers killed in Iraq and soldiers wounded there in attacks linked to Iran sued five European banks Monday, alleging their business with Iran helped finance the attacks.

3 policemen killed in Pakistan's Karachi

At least three policemen were killed and two others injured on Monday in targeted attacks in Pakistan's financial capital Karachi, officials said.

One dead, three wounded in Palestinian stabbing attacks: Israeli police

An Israeli woman was killed and a soldier critically wounded in Palestinian knife attacks in the West Bank and Tel Aviv on Monday, extending a surge in violence fuelled by strife over access to Jerusalem`s holiest site.

Suicide bomber in school uniform kills 47 in Nigeria

A suspected Boko Haram suicide bomber disguised in school uniform killed 47 students in northeast Nigeria on Monday, in one of the worst attacks against schools teaching a so-called Western curriculum.