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Defence minister offers condolences on death of Algerian chief of staff

Defence minister offers condolences on death of Algerian chief of staff

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah attended the funeral of Lt General Ahmed Gaid Saleh ...

Death toll in shooting attack on Baghdad protesters rises to 16

Death toll in shooting attack on Baghdad protesters rises to 16

The number of deaths in an attack on a key protest site in the Iraqi capital Baghdad has risen to at least 16, witnesses said on Saturday, a day after the incident.

Bangladesh sentences seven to death for 2016 cafe attack

Bangladesh sentences seven to death for 2016 cafe attack

A Bangladesh court on Wednesday handed death sentences to seven members of a religious militant group for plotting an attack on a cafe in 2016 that killed 22 people ...

Cyclone death toll rises to 24 in Bangladesh, India

Cyclone death toll rises to 24 in Bangladesh, India

The death toll from a cyclone that barrelled into the coasts of Bangladesh and India has risen to 24, authorities said Monday, as the two nations assess the scale of devastation wreaked by the powerful storm.

Bangladesh sentences 16 to death for killing teenager in harassment case

Bangladesh sentences 16 to death for killing teenager in harassment case

The principal of a religious school in Bangladesh was among 16 people sentenced to death on Thursday for the murder of a teenage girl who refused to withdraw a complaint of sexual harassment against him ...

Death of two children might be caused by exposure to insecticide or chemical: Ministry of Health

Death of two children might be caused by exposure to insecticide or chemical: Ministry of Health

The Ministry of Public Health on Sunday explained that the preliminary results, of investigation done by the medical team at the Emergency Department at Hamad Medical Corporation ...

Rescuers slog through mud as Japan typhoon death toll rises to 66

Rescuers slog through mud as Japan typhoon death toll rises to 66

The death toll in the worst typhoon to hit Japan for decades climbed to 66 on Tuesday as rescuers slogged through mud and debris in an increasingly grim search for the missing ...

Paris police employee stabs four to death in force HQ before being shot dead

Paris police employee stabs four to death in force HQ before being shot dead

A 45-year-old IT assistant at the police headquarters in central Paris went on a knife rampage inside the building on Thursday, killing three police officers and an administrative worker ...

Study: Cancer leading cause of middle-aged death in rich countries

Study: Cancer leading cause of middle-aged death in rich countries

Cancer has surpassed heart disease as the leading cause of death among people aged 35 to 70 in rich countries, according to a study published Tuesday in British medical journal The Lancet.

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 30 as storm moves north

Death toll from typhoon in eastern China rises to 30 as storm moves north

The death toll from a major typhoon in eastern China rose to 30 on Sunday, with 18 people missing, state broadcaster CCTV reported, as the country braced for more travel disruptions as the storm moved further north ...

China landslide death toll rises to 36 with 15 still missing

China landslide death toll rises to 36 with 15 still missing

The death toll in a landslide which buried a village in southwest China rose to 36, state broadcaster CCTV said Sunday, with 15 still missing days after the disaster struck.

Bangladesh charges 16 people for burning schoolgirl to death

Bangladesh charges 16 people for burning schoolgirl to death

Police have charged 16 people over the murder of a teenage girl who was set on fire at an religious seminary in eastern Bangladesh last month after accusing the headmaster of sexual assault, police said on Wednesday.