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Shipwreck hunter urges UK to urgently recover Sala's plane

Shipwreck hunter urges UK to urgently recover Sala's plane

The investigator who found the wreckage of a plane carrying Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala in the Channel called on the authorities Tuesday to urgently recover the unidentified body inside.

Six killed as train derails in eastern India

Six killed as train derails in eastern India

At least six passengers were killed and more than 20 injured Sunday after an express train derailed in eastern India's Bihar state, officials said.

Family launch private search for missing footballer Sala

Family launch private search for missing footballer Sala

Relatives of missing Premier League player Emiliano Sala on Saturday began a private search for his plane, which disappeared over the Channel, after local police called off their own rescue mission.

16 killed in Ghana gold mine accident: local govt

16 killed in Ghana gold mine accident: local govt

Sixteen people were killed in an accident at a gold mining site in northern Ghana, a local official said on Thursday, prompting the authorities to launch an investigation.

At least 22 dead in Bolivian road accident

At least 22 dead in Bolivian road accident

At least 22 people died and another 37 were injured when two buses crashed in Challapata, in Bolivia's west, authorities said on Saturday.

Three students killed in China university lab explosion

Three students killed in China university lab explosion

Three students were killed in a labouratory blast at a Beijing university on Wednesday, the city's fire department said, in an accident that blew out windows and left the building a blackened shell.

10 dead in bus crash at Iran university

10 dead in bus crash at Iran university

Ten people have been killed in a bus accident at one of Tehran's largest universities, Iran's conservative news agency Tasnim reported Wednesday.

Five killed in China as hijacked bus crashes into pedestrians

Five killed in China as hijacked bus crashes into pedestrians

At least five people were killed and 21 injured after a hijacked bus crashed into pedestrians in east China's Fujian province on Tuesday afternoon, state media reported.

Nine feared dead in Russian mine fire

Nine feared dead in Russian mine fire

Nine workers were feared dead Saturday after a fire in a Russian potash mine in the Urals town of Solikamsk, local officials said.

23 dead in Nepal student bus crash

23 dead in Nepal student bus crash

Twenty-three people died in western Nepal when a bus carrying school students and teachers back from a botanical field trip plunged into a gorge, police said.

US military declares five missing Marines dead after Japan crash

US military declares five missing Marines dead after Japan crash

The US military said Tuesday it had pronounced five missing Marines dead and was ending search operations nearly a week after two US military aircraft crashed off Japan.

Two killed as Hong Kong schoolbus mounts pavement, trapping passers-by

Two killed as Hong Kong schoolbus mounts pavement, trapping passers-by

Two people were killed when a schoolbus mounted a pavement in a crowded Hong Kong neighbourhood on Monday, trapping passers-by underneath and injuring 13, police said.