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Photo taken on June 9, 2021 shows the site of a building collapse accident in the southwestern city of Gwangju, South Korea. At least nine people have been confirmed dead and eight others injured in a building collapse accident in southwest South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported on Wednesday. (NEWSIS/Handout via Xinhua)

Nine People Dead, 8 Injured as Building Collapses in South Korea

At least nine people died and another eight got injured when a building collapsed during demolition in the southwest of South Korea on Wednesday,...

Tourist Bus Crash Kills 7 in Northern Mexico

Seven people were killed and another six were injured as a tourist bus capsized in Tijuana, a city in Mexico's Baja California state, the...
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UN boss voices concern over civilian casualties, destruction of media offices in Gaza

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday voiced concern over civilian casualties and the destruction of media offices in Gaza by Israel, said his spokesman...

Alert level raised after volcano eruption in southern Japan

A volcano on a remote southern Japanese island erupted early Monday, prompting authorities to lift alert levels. Mount Otake on Suwanose island erupted at around...
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Casualties feared after tanker explosion in central Nigeria: witnesses

A petrol tanker exploded on Wednesday morning in Lokoja, the capital of Kogi state in central Nigeria, with casualties feared, witnesses told Xinhua. ...
Killed In Suicide Blast At Funeral In Eastern Afghanistan

10 militants killed in northern Somali region

Somali security forces on Thursday evening killed 10 al-Shabab extremists in a fierce fight on the outskirts of Bosaso town in the northern region...

Police uncover explosive device in Cameroon’s government building

An improvised explosive device was uncovered by Cameroonian security forces in a government building in the capital Yaounde, and it was deactivated with no...

Police, worshipers clash causes casualties in Mozambique

One person was killed and another five injured, when police officers tried to disperse worshipers gathering in a mosque in northern Mozambique, Radio...

Two robberies claim one life and casualties at Kasseh

A forty five year old man, Amartey Otipeseku, was on Thursday early morning clubbed to death at Kasseh by armed robbers. Mr Jonas Otipeseku,...

Mozambique stroked by 5.8 magnitude quake with no casualties

Mozambican authorities said on Saturday in Maputo that a 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit the central region of Mozambique around 4:30 in the morning. ...

Over 100 Casualties Recorded in Taliban Mazar-e Sharif Attack

More than 100 Afghan soldiers were killed or wounded in a Taliban attack on an army base on Friday, the defence ministry has confirmed. Fighting...
Rescuers try to look for victims at the site where a building collapsed during an earthquake in Tainan City, southeast China's Taiwan, Feb. 6, 2016. A 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit an area near Tainan of Taiwan at 03:57 a.m. Beijing Time on Saturday, damaging several buildings, leaving at least seven people dead and hundreds injured, according to the island's disaster response center. (Xinhua/Zhang Guojun) (lfj)

5.6-magnitude quake hits Taiwan; no casualties reported

A 5.6-magnitude earthquake jolted south Taiwan on Saturday morning, and no casualties were reported. The quake hit the city of Kaohsiung at...

5-magnitude quake hits Tibet; no casualties reported

A 5.0-magnitude earthquake jolted Zhongba County in Tibet on Wednesday, February 1, 2017. A 5.0-magnitude earthquake jolted Zhongba County in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous...

No casualties recorded in arson attack on Belgium’s crime lab

The fire severely damaged the laboratories in the NICC, where important information concerning several ongoing investigations and legal cases were stored and analyzed. "We are...

Al Jazeera throws light on medical staff becoming war casualties

• According to the ICRC there have been 2400 attacks on hospitals, health workers and patients in the last three years • Al Jazeera is...
AFP Alberta Agriculture and Forestry Department photo shows smoke rising from a heavily wooded area on May 3, 2016 in the Canadian city of Fort McMurray

Monster Wildfire Swept Oil Sands Region In Canada

No casualties have yet been reported but gas stations exploded and a hotel and one of the town's many motor home parks went up...
AFP / Karam Al-Masri The damaged Al-Quds hospital building (R), pictured following airstrikes on the rebel-held neighbourhood of Sukkari in Aleppo

Aleppo city calm on Monday after raids overnight

More than a week of fighting in and around Syria's second city has killed more than 250 civilians. But relative quiet in the city's rebel-held...
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Afghan Capital Blast May Result In Casualties

Casualties were feared as an explosion rocked central Afghan capital of Kabul on Friday evening, witnesses and sources said. Kabul (/ˈkɑːbᵿl/; Pashto: کابل‎ Persian...
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Myanmar: Arakan Army surprise attack on Govt troop

The government troops were attacked when carrying security work to workers building a border fence along the Myanmar-Bangladesh border. After the...

Officials Say no major fatalities were recorded in Indonesia quake

"There's no report on death toll based on the information from our monitoring team," West Sumatra Deputy Governor Nasrul Abit told reporters in the...

UN Mission in Somalia loses two more soldiers

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called Guinean President Alpha Conde to offer condolences, Farhan Haq, the deputy UN spokesman, said at a daily news briefing...
Photo taken on April 10, 2015 shows a general view of the Kabul city in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Massoud)

UN mission reported high casualties in Afghan civilians

"The most important finding in the report is that 11,002 Afghan civilians have died or injured in 2015, this figure surpasses by 4...

Incumbent Waa East MP defeated by Dr. Daannaa in primaries

Dr. Henry Seidu Daannaa, Minister of Chieftaincy and Traditional Affairs, has defeated Mr. Amenu Salifu, Member of Parliament for Wa East, in the constituency...
People take shelter at an open space after an earthquake in Kathmandu, Nepal, April 26, 2015. The death toll from a powerful earthquake which struck Nepal on Saturday has climbed to 1, 896 including 723 in the Nepal's capital Kathmandu, a senior government official told Xinhua on Sunday morning. (Xinhua/Pratap Thapa)

Nepal earthquake: Over 2,200 casualties and still counting

Rescuers dug with their bare hands and bodies piled up in Nepal on Sunday after an earthquake devastated the heavily crowded Kathmandu Valley, killing...
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Central plateau state explosion could produce serious casualties

An explosion on Saturday morning rocked a military facility in Nigeria's central Plateau State, with high number of casualties feared, witnesses told Xinhua. The...

Heavy casualties reported in ongoing fighting

The battle to return the north eastern region of Nigeria back to normalcy saw its hottest battle today in the battle ravaged communities...

Civilian Casualties On The Increase In Gaza

A boy looks through a schoolbook as he sits in the rubble of a home destroyed during an Israeli air strike on the...

Otumfour’s Anniversary Record Casualties

More than 115 people had to receive treatment from the two mobile medical centres set up to provide first aid emergency health care at...
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Give Biafra War Casualties Proper Burial-MASSOB

From Chuks Collins, Awka A chieftain of the All Progressives Grand Alliance(APGA) and the Ogilisi Igboland, Chief Romy Ezeonwuka has called on the Federal Government and her...

Top Level Sabotage Behind Military and Civilian Casualties in Boko Haram War ? Military...

Relating to the recent deadly incident in Bama, Tuesday, 7th of May,  the two soldiers who died in the attacks were killed because they...