Bomb blast near Egypt train station: Ministry

A bomb went off near a train station in southern Egypt Saturday night, as police found three other explosive devices planted on railway tracks in the region, the government said.

Three condemned to death for `China`s 9/11` mass stabbing

Three people were condemned to death on Friday and one given life in prison for a mass stabbing that killed 31 people in China, state television said, an attack authorities blamed on separatists from largely Muslim Xinjiang.

Russia blast: One child among 16 killed, bomber`s head found

In a suicide attack, a female bomber blew herself up at the entrance of a train station in the Russian city of Volgograd on Sunday killing at least 16 people, including one child.

Fire in goods train disrupts Lucknow-Howrah rail route

More than 16 bogies were gutted when a major fire broke out on Friday on a goods train carrying petrol and headed for Gonda.

Karnataka: Falaknuma Express train catches fire, 2 dead

A train caught fire near Gulbarga in north Karnataka, killing two passengers and injuring seven others.

Violence continues for second day in Bihar`s Madhubani

Violent protests continued in Bihar`s district headquarters town of Madhubani, with four people injured in police firing.

Late pope`s blood vial stolen, recovered

A vial of what the church says is the late Pope John Paul II`s blood was almost lost when three men stole a backpack from a priest.

Three killed as bridge collapses in China

With a total length of 15.42 km, the Yangmingtan bridge was claimed to be the longest in north China.

Two trains collide in China; 24 injured

The accident took place at Jiamusi railway station when most of the passengers were ready to get off the train.

Pak: Five killed in blast at Sibi rail station

No group claimed responsibility for the blast though such attacks are usually blamed on Baloch nationalist groups.

Shops looted, train station burned in Tunisia

Tunisia is on edge after President Ben Ali ended his 23 years of rule.

Russia police find bomb near train station: Report

Police discovered a bomb in a car near a railway station in northern Russia on Thursday, days after a train bombing killed 26 people, local news agencies reported.