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Passenger bus, oil tanker collision kills 18 in Pakistan

Passenger bus, oil tanker collision kills 18 in Pakistan

A collision between a passenger bus and an oil tanker killed at least 18 people and wounded 25 others in northwestern Pakistan, police said on Sunday.

33 killed as Indian bus plunges off mountain road

33 killed as Indian bus plunges off mountain road

A bus carrying university workers plunged off a mountain road into a valley in western India on Saturday killing 33 people, police said.

Six killed, over 20 injured in Bulgaria bus crash

Six killed, over 20 injured in Bulgaria bus crash

A bus overturned near the Bulgarian capital Sofia on Friday in a crash that left at least six people dead and more than 20 injured, emergency services said.

Minibus carrying migrants crashes in eastern Turkey, killing 17

Minibus carrying migrants crashes in eastern Turkey, killing 17

A minibus packed with migrants from Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iran crashed and burst into flames in eastern Turkey, killing 17 people, state-run Anadolu news agency said on Friday.

At least 18 dead in Hong Kong bus accident

At least 18 dead in Hong Kong bus accident

At least 18 people died in a high-speed bus crash in Hong Kong on Saturday in one of the city's worst traffic disasters in recent years.

Bus plunges into river in Nepal, killing at least 31

Bus plunges into river in Nepal, killing at least 31

A bus carrying passengers returning from a Hindu festival to the Nepali capital of Kathmandu skidded off the main highway and plunged into a river on Saturday, killing at least 31 people and leaving others trapped, officials said.

16 pilgrims killed in bus crash in northern India

16 pilgrims killed in bus crash in northern India

At least 16 Hindu pilgrims were killed and many more injured Sunday after a bus crash in India's northern Jammu and Kashmir state, police said, just days after gunmen shot dead eight worshippers making the same holy visit.

11 dead in Vietnam bus crash

11 dead in Vietnam bus crash

A truck driving in the wrong direction on a one-way road smashed into a bus in Vietnam's central highlands on Sunday killing at least 11 people, state media said.

At least 19 dead in Argentina bus accident

At least 19 dead in Argentina bus accident

A bus overturned in Argentina on Saturday near Aconcagua, the highest mountain outside Asia, killing at least 19 people and leaving 20 injured, officials said.

France crash kills five on Portuguese tourist coach

France crash kills five on Portuguese tourist coach

Five people were killed and 27 others injured Sunday when a bus carrying Portuguese tourists crashed off a highway in central France known locally as the "road of death", authorities said.

18 dead as Thai bus plunges into ravine

18 dead as Thai bus plunges into ravine

Eighteen retirees returning from holiday were killed on Tuesday after their tour bus plunged down a ravine in northern Thailand, police and a media report said, the latest disaster in a country with notoriously dangerous roads.

4 killed after bus flips over in S. Korea

4 killed after bus flips over in S. Korea

At least four people were killed and more than 40 others injured after a packed tour bus rolled onto its side on a highway near South Korea's central city of Daejeon, police said Sunday.