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19 killed in firecracker factory blast in India

19 killed in firecracker factory blast in India

At least 19 people were killed and dozens hurt in a blast at a firecracker factory in India, authorities said Saturday.

Four Afghan ministry staff killed in rush-hour ambush

Four Afghan ministry staff killed in rush-hour ambush

Militants shot dead four government employees in central Kabul Tuesday in the latest rush-hour violence to rock the Afghan capital.

At least five killed in Shabaab raid on Mogadishu hotel

At least five killed in Shabaab raid on Mogadishu hotel

At least five people were killed in an hours-long Al-Shabaab attack on a Mogadishu hotel which ended around midnight on Sunday, Somali police said.

Eight Afghan security personnel killed in Taliban attack

Eight Afghan security personnel killed in Taliban attack

A suicide bomber drove a vehicle loaded with explosives into a base for Afghan defence forces in the country's east on Saturday, killing at least eight security personnel in an attack claimed by the Taliban.

Sydney imposes lockdown on beach suburbs as Covid cluster grows

Sydney imposes lockdown on beach suburbs as Covid cluster grows

A quarter million people in Sydney's northern beach suburbs were ordered on Saturday into a strict lockdown until Christmas Eve to help contain a coronavirus cluster with authorities fearing it may spread across Australia's most populous city.

Female journalist killed by gunmen in Afghanistan

Female journalist killed by gunmen in Afghanistan

Gunmen shot and killed a female television journalist, who was also a women's rights activist, in Afghanistan on Thursday, an incident that underscores an increasing trend of violence against journalists in the country.

More than 50 killed, over 2,700 injured in massive Beirut blast

More than 50 killed, over 2,700 injured in massive Beirut blast

A huge explosion in a port warehouse district near the centre of Beirut killed more than 50 people, injured over 2,700 others and sent shockwaves across the Lebanese capital on Tuesday ...

One person shot, killed during Black Lives Matter protest in Texas

One person shot, killed during Black Lives Matter protest in Texas

One person was killed when several shots were fired amid a Black Lives Matter protest in downtown Austin, Texas, on Saturday, authorities said.

At least 126 killed as Myanmar jade mine collapse buries workers

At least 126 killed as Myanmar jade mine collapse buries workers

A landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar killed at least 126 people, with more feared dead, authorities said on Thursday, after a heap of mining waste collapsed into a lake and buried many workers under mud ...

Gunmen attack Pakistani stock exchange, six killed: police

Gunmen attack Pakistani stock exchange, six killed: police

Four gunmen attacked the Pakistani Stock Exchange building in the city of Karachi on Monday but security forces killed them all, police said.

At least 19 killed after tanker truck explodes in China

At least 19 killed after tanker truck explodes in China

At least 19 people were killed and 172 injured when a tanker truck carrying liquefied petroleum gas exploded at a highway exit in Zhejiang province in eastern China.

Almost 1,000 people killed in single day in tribal clashes in South Sudan

Almost 1,000 people killed in single day in tribal clashes in South Sudan

At least 1,000 people were killed in a single day during tribal clashes in the volatile nation of South Sudan, an official said Wednesday.