Accidents
Boeing 707 cargo plane crashes in Iran

Boeing 707 cargo plane crashes in Iran

A Boeing 707 cargo plane flying from the Central Asian nation of Kyrgyzstan has crashed in Iran's Alborz province after it overshot the runway during landing. All 16 people on board the aircraft ...
15 January 19 - 04:10
Magnitude 5.9 quake jolts Iran

Magnitude 5.9 quake jolts Iran's Kermanshah province, scores injured

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 on the Richter scale hits near the western Iranian city of Gilan-e Gharb in Kermanshah province leaving over 40 people injured.
7 January 19 - 06:13
Man, 21, murdered wife and mother after she rumbled his secret family in Afghanistan

Man, 21, murdered wife and mother after she rumbled his secret family in Afghanistan

A 21-YEAR-OLD man has pleaded guilty to murdering his ex-wife and her mother in a frenzied knife attack after his secret Afghan family was discovered.
18 December 18 - 07:04
Truck crash kills 20 mourners in Nepal

Truck crash kills 20 mourners in Nepal

At least 20 people have died when a truck carrying mourners returning from a funeral ritual plunged around 400 meters onto a river bank in central Nepal, police say.
16 December 18 - 07:43
7 people die, 6 injured in Logar road mishap

7 people die, 6 injured in Logar road mishap

 Seven people were killed and six others wounded, including women and children, in a traffic accident in central Logar province on Saturday, an official said.
16 December 18 - 06:21
12 killed in Brazil bank robbery attempts, police shootout

12 killed in Brazil bank robbery attempts, police shootout

Twelve people – including six hostages – were killed in northeast Brazil on Friday after police foiled a gang of armed robbers staging simultaneous predawn assaults on two banks in the town ...
8 December 18 - 02:43
Afghan national duped by man posing as cop

Afghan national duped by man posing as cop

Indian police said the complainant, Hazi Rajin, came to India with his wife in November.
3 December 18 - 05:35
Militant involved in target killings eliminated in Lashkargah city

Militant involved in target killings eliminated in Lashkargah city

A militant who was involved in target killing has been eliminated during an operation of the Afghan forces in Lashkargah city, the provincial capital of Helmand province.
2 December 18 - 11:45
Several injured in India train blast

Several injured in India train blast

Several people were injured Saturday in a blast inside an intercity train in India's northeastern state of Assam, police said.
2 December 18 - 06:23
India: 25 killed as bus falls into canal

India: 25 killed as bus falls into canal

At least 25 people, including children, were killed after a bus fell into a canal in the India’s southwestern state of Karnataka, an official said.
25 November 18 - 02:16