Accidents
4 dead in road crash in S. Afghan province

4 dead in road crash in S. Afghan province

Four people have been killed and six others wounded in a traffic accident in Afghanistan's southern Kandahar province, a provincial government spokesman said Monday.
16 March 20 - 13:48
Roof collapse at Jalalabad snooker club kills three

Roof collapse at Jalalabad snooker club kills three

Three people were killed when the roof of a snooker club collapsed in Jalalabad city, capital of Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province, on Thursday, an official said.
20 February 20 - 16:00
Rainstorms in Brazil claims 11 lives

Rainstorms in Brazil claims 11 lives

At least 11 people have been killed by storms in southeastern Brazil, the same region where a dam collapse one year ago killed 270 people, firefighters said on Saturday.Two days of torrential rain in Minas Gerais state have also left seven people injured,...
26 January 20 - 08:29
Magnitude 6.5 quake jolts eastern Turkey

Magnitude 6.5 quake jolts eastern Turkey

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake Friday jolted eastern Turkish province of Elazig, killing six people, injuring a dozen others, according to the initial reports, said the country's interior minister....
25 January 20 - 01:21
Five students die after school building collapses

Five students die after school building collapses

Five female students lost their lives after the roof of a private religious school – madrasa – collapsed in the city of southern Kandahar province, says a local official.
20 January 20 - 15:11
Ex-Football Official Not Arrested Despite Court Order

Ex-Football Official Not Arrested Despite Court Order

The former head of the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF), Keramuddin Karim, who was accused of sexual abuse, has yet to be arrested despite a court order and arrest warrant issued by the ...
20 January 20 - 10:10
Popular Afghan actor Saleem Shaheen jailed for ‘cybercrime’ conviction

Popular Afghan actor Saleem Shaheen jailed for ‘cybercrime’ conviction

Saleem or Salim Shaheen, a popular Afghan actor has been jailed for ‘cybercrime’ conviction by a court in Kabul.
20 January 20 - 10:00
Rumbling volcano shuts down Philippine capital

Rumbling volcano shuts down Philippine capital

Schools and businesses shut across the Philippine capital on Monday as a volcano belched clouds of ash across the city and seismologists warned an eruption could happen at any time, potentially ...
14 January 20 - 16:40
Thousands in shelters as Indonesia flood death toll hits 53

Thousands in shelters as Indonesia flood death toll hits 53

Indonesian rescue teams flew helicopters stuffed with food to remote flood-hit communities on Saturday as the death toll from the disaster jumped to 53 and fears grew about the possibility of ...
4 January 20 - 23:28
NDS Arrests Group of Kidnappers in Herat

NDS Arrests Group of Kidnappers in Herat

A group of kidnappers have been arrested in Herat province, the office of Herat governor said in a statement released on Thursday.
2 January 20 - 15:33