Bomb kills four of family in Afghanistan

Four members of a family were killed when a roadside bomb struck a civilian car in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, police said.

Train kills US jogger wearing earbuds

A man was hit by a train and killed in central Florida as he jogged with earbuds on, police said Tuesday.

The train`s driver sounded his horn several times before hitting Eduardo Salazar, 26, Monday as he ran alongside the train tracks in Frostproof, Florida, Polk County police said.

Air strike kills at least 40 at Yemen camp for displaced

An air strike killed at least 40 people at a camp for displaced people in north Yemen on Monday, humanitarian workers said, in an attack which apparently targeted a nearby base for Houthi fighters battling President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi.

Western Libya rocket strike kills Filipino, wounds 8 people - official

A Filipino was killed and eight people were wounded when a rocket hit the western Libyan town of Zawiya, a Libyan official said on Monday.

Suicide attack on Afghan MP kills three in Kabul

An Afghan member of parliament survived a targeted suicide attack in Kabul on Sunday but three people including a child were killed and eight others injured, police and government sources said. 

New antibiotic kills pathogens without resistance

A newly discovered antibiotic eliminates pathogens without encountering any detectable resistance, a finding that may lead to treatments for chronic infections such as tuberculosis and MRSA.

Maasai kill six lions after livestock attack

Angry Maasai herders in Tanzania killed six lions that had attacked livestock, in the latest clash between man and beast in the region.

Lightning kills 4 on Brazilian beach

At least four beachgoers in Brazil have died after being struck by lightning on the Sao Paulo coast.

Drunk cop mows down 10-yr-old boy, injures woman

A 10-year-old boy was killed and his grandmother injured when they were hit by a car allegedly driven by a "drunk" Delhi Police constable in east Delhi's this evening.

Pakistani military kills 18 in anti-militant offensive

Pakistani jets and artillery bombarded militant hideouts in the country`s restive northwest on Saturday as part of a massive ongoing offensive against the Taliban, killing 18 insurgents, the military said.

North Iraq car bomb kills five: Officials

A car bomb in a Kurdish-majority neighbourhood of the ethnically mixed northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk killed five people on Wednesday evening, security and medical officials said.

Gunman kills one in new US school shooting

A gunman shot and killed a student at an Oregon high school today, in the latest in a spate of US shootings, police said.

Rocket fired by Afghan police to catch fish kills 6 children

Afghan security forces have arrested eight policemen for accidentally killing six children when firing a rocket into a river to catch fish.

Tired of neighbour`s `adultery` charges, woman kills self in Pune

A 29-year-old mother set herself ablaze after repeated torture by her neighbour who allegedly used to accuse her of adultery. The neighbour used to suspect that the victim is having an extra-marital affair with the former’s son.

Lightning kills 6 in Bihar

At least six people, including five women, were killed on Thursday in Bihar`s Aurangabad district after being struck by lightning, an official said.

Suicide bomber kills Iraqi MP, three guards

A suicide bomber Tuesday blew himself up near a Sunni lawmaker in Iraq, killing him and three of his bodyguards, Xinhua reported.

Afghan soldier kills British soldier, wounds 6

An Afghan soldier turned his weapon against foreign and Afghan troops in a southern province, killing one British soldier.

Tibetan student kills herself in China

A Tibetan student died Sunday after she set herself on fire in northwest China`s Qinghai province, authorities said Monday.

Mother allegedly kills seven-month-old daughter

Unable to cope with the child`s frequent illness, the mother was suspected to have killed her seven-month-old daughter.

Man kills sister`s lover for honour, arrested

In an apparent case of honour
killing, a man was arrested here for allegedly murdering his
sister`s lover, police said.