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21 dead in rain-triggered landslides in India's Assam state

21 dead in rain-triggered landslides in India's Assam state

At least 21 people were killed in a series of landslides triggered by incessant rains in India's north-eastern state of Assam on Tuesday, officials said.

Suicide bombing in Afghanistan leaves seven dead and dozens wounded

Suicide bombing in Afghanistan leaves seven dead and dozens wounded

A suicide bombing in Afghanistan's south-eastern province of Ghazni left at least seven dead and wounded a further 40 people, according to the provincial governor's spokesman.

Chinese ambassador found dead in Israel home

Chinese ambassador found dead in Israel home

The Chinese ambassador to Israel has been found dead in his home, Israel's Foreign Ministry and police confirmed on Sunday.

North Korea defectors criticised over speculation Kim was ill or dead

North Korea defectors criticised over speculation Kim was ill or dead

A former senior North Korean diplomat apologised on Monday after saying leader Kim Jong Un was likely so ill he could not stand, days before he emerged in state media ...

All six missing in Canadian chopper crash off Greece presumed dead

All six missing in Canadian chopper crash off Greece presumed dead

The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) on Friday said that all six people on board a military helicopter that went down off the coast of Greece on Wednesday are now presumed dead.

Overnight brawl in Kazakhstan leaves 8 dead, scores wounded

Overnight brawl in Kazakhstan leaves 8 dead, scores wounded

A brawl and a series of clashes in several villages in Kazakhstan's southern Zhambyl province have left eight people dead and scores wounded, Interior Minister Yerlan Turgumbayev said on Saturday.

Over 550 dead as countries fight to contain, treat coronavirus

Over 550 dead as countries fight to contain, treat coronavirus

Over 550 people have died in China after contacting a new strain of coronavirus which has infected about 28,000 people in about two dozen countries.

Mogadishu hotel attack ends with 11 dead

Mogadishu hotel attack ends with 11 dead

An attack on a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu has left 11 people dead, including five militants, a government spokesman said on Wednesday after the siege ended.

'Sudden' volcano eruption in New Zealand kills five, several missing

'Sudden' volcano eruption in New Zealand kills five, several missing

At least five people were killed, up to 20 injured and several reported missing after a volcano that is a tourist attraction suddenly erupted off the coast of New Zealand's North Island on Monday.

Four dead, five injured in attacks on Ebola responders in Congo

Four dead, five injured in attacks on Ebola responders in Congo

Four members of Ebola response teams in eastern Congo have been killed in two attacks that the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) predicted ...

Police say all 39 people found dead in UK truck were Vietnamese

Police say all 39 people found dead in UK truck were Vietnamese

All 39 bodies found in a refrigerated truck outside London last month have now been identified as citizens of Vietnam, officials said on Thursday.

At least 10 dead in northeast Guinea gold mine collapse

At least 10 dead in northeast Guinea gold mine collapse

At least 10 people were killed and others were missing after an illegal gold mine collapsed in northeastern Guinea, local officials and the Red Cross said on Thursday.