Accidents
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
Death toll from Philippines typhoon hits 50

Death toll from Philippines typhoon hits 50

The number of people killed by a powerful storm that pummeled the central Philippines over Christmas has risen to 50, authorities said Tuesday, making it the nation's deadliest storm of 2019....
31 December 19 - 16:31
Father, son shot dead by unknown gunmen in Kabul

Father, son shot dead by unknown gunmen in Kabul

 Unknown armed men opened fire at a man and his son and killed them Tuesday in Kabul city, witnesses and officials confirmed.
10 December 19 - 22:39
Fire in Delhi factory: Blazes kill at least 43 in India

Fire in Delhi factory: Blazes kill at least 43 in India

A massive fire swept through a New Delhi factory on Sunday, leaving 43 people dead and many others injured, said the Indian police.
8 December 19 - 23:12
East Africa storms kill 39 in Kenya, Tanzania

East Africa storms kill 39 in Kenya, Tanzania

Heavy rains lashing East Africa have caused dozens of deaths, with 29 buried by landslides in Kenya, and 10 people drowned in a river in Tanzania, officials said Saturday.
25 November 19 - 02:01