3 killed, 9 injured in crane accident on ‘Indian 2’ set

In a crane accident on Wednesday on the set of Kamal Haasan’s upcoming film “Indian 2”, three people were killed while nine more were injured. Continue Reading

Pilot killed in Maryland crash

A small plane has crashed into a residential carport and vehicle in a Washington suburb, killing one person, a local fire official confirmed. Continue Reading

15 Iran fighters killed in US strike

Fifteen fighters, including commanders, have been killed in US strikes against a pro-Iran armed group in western Iraq, an official from the Tehran-backed Hashed al-Shaabi paramilitary told AFP. Continue Reading

5 killed in Somalia car bombing

A police officer says a car bomb has detonated at a security checkpoint in Somalia’s capital, killing at least five people.

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US civilian killed in rocket attack

A rocket attack in northern Iraq killed an American contractor and wounded several military personnel on Friday, the US-led coalition against the Islamic State jihadist group said. Continue Reading

2 killed in Libya mall attack

An air strike on a shopping area during rush hour near Libya’s capital killed at least two civilians and wounded 20 others, a local official has said. The air strike on the town of Zawiya, 45 kilometres west of Tripoli, hit a pharmacy, a bakery and cars parked on the street, the mayor of the town, Jamal Baher, told AFP. Continue Reading

8 killed in Syrian car bombings

A car bomb killed eight civilians including a woman and a child in a Turkish-held border town in northern Syria on Monday, the defence ministry said.
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Two Firefighters killed in Australian fire accident

Two Australian firefighters were killed and three injured when their truck crashed as they battled out-of-control blazes in New South Wales state, officials said.
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Violence in Syria, 23 civilians killed

Syrian regime air strikes and artillery fire killed 23 civilians in the last major opposition bastion in the northwest of the country, a war monitor said. Continue Reading