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Crash sends Indian bus tumbling into well, killing 26

Crash sends Indian bus tumbling into well, killing 26

Twenty-six people including a seven-year-old girl were killed after the bus they were travelling in crashed with an autorickshaw and fell into a well in western India, officials said Wednesday.

At least 25 dead in Indonesia bus plunge

At least 25 dead in Indonesia bus plunge

At least 25 people died and 14 others were injured after a bus plunged into a ravine in Indonesia, a rescuer said on Tuesday.

Shots fired at bus near Jordan's ancient Petra, no injuries

Shots fired at bus near Jordan's ancient Petra, no injuries

An unidentified gunman opened fire on a bus near Jordan's ancient city of Petra on Saturday but no passengers were onboard and no one was hurt, state news agency Petra said.

Afghanistan highway blast kills at least 35 on bus, injures 27

Afghanistan highway blast kills at least 35 on bus, injures 27

A roadside bomb in western Afghanistan killed at least 35 people travelling on a bus, including children, and injured 27 others, officials said on Wednesday.

One dead, 37 injured as tourist bus crashes near Siena

One dead, 37 injured as tourist bus crashes near Siena

One person died and 37 people were injured in a tourist bus crash on a highway near Siena on Wednesday, Italian health authorities said.

12 die as bus falls into gorge in northern India

12 die as bus falls into gorge in northern India

At least 12 people died when their bus plunged into a Himalayan gorge in the northern Indian hill state of Himachal Pradesh, police said Sunday.

At least 20 dead in Peru bus fire: emergency services

At least 20 dead in Peru bus fire: emergency services

At least 20 people were killed and about 10 injured Sunday night in a bus fire at an illegal transport terminal in the Peruvian capital, emergency services said.

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.

Volvo warns some truck and bus engines may exceed emission limits

Volvo warns some truck and bus engines may exceed emission limits

Swedish truckmaker Volvo warned on Tuesday that an emissions control component used in its vehicles was degrading more quickly than expected, which could cause engines to exceed emission limits ...

Four killed, 20 hurt as bus plunges off bridge in Finland

Four killed, 20 hurt as bus plunges off bridge in Finland

Four people were killed and 20 others injured when a bus collided with five cars and plunged off a bridge onto railway tracks on Friday.

Bus accident in Ecuador kills 23

Bus accident in Ecuador kills 23

A bus carrying travelers from Colombia and Venezuela crashed in Ecuador early Tuesday, killing 23 people and injuring 20 others, officials said.

40 children killed in Yemen bus strike: Red Cross

40 children killed in Yemen bus strike: Red Cross

Fifty-six children were also among the 79 people wounded in the Thursday strike on Saada province, a rebel stronghold that borders Saudi Arabia.