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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.

Two Koreas to pledge road, rail links on divided peninsula

Two Koreas to pledge road, rail links on divided peninsula

A South Korean delegation crossed the border into North Korea on Wednesday to attend a groundbreaking ceremony for reconnecting and repairing roads and railways across the divided peninsula ...

South Korea to fine BMW $10 mn over engine fires response

South Korea to fine BMW $10 mn over engine fires response

South Korea said Monday it will fine German automaker BMW 11.2 billion won ($10 million) for allegedly dragging its feet in recalling cars with faulty engines linked to dozens of engine fires.

German rail services disrupted due to strike

German rail services disrupted due to strike

Rail services in Germany were severely disrupted Monday due to a strike by railworkers over pay, operator Deutsche Bahn said.

22 dead, scores feared drowned after Uganda boat sinks

22 dead, scores feared drowned after Uganda boat sinks

Twenty-two people have died and more than 60 are feared drowned after a pleasure boat sank on Lake Victoria, Ugandan police said Sunday.

Vietnam's newest airline Bamboo gets aviation licence

Vietnam's newest airline Bamboo gets aviation licence

Vietnam's newest carrier Bamboo Airways has been granted a licence to fly, officials and the airline said, paving the way for its inaugural flight in a region crowded with competitors.

German court orders diesel bans in Cologne, Bonn

German court orders diesel bans in Cologne, Bonn

A German court Thursday ordered Cologne and Bonn to join a slew of cities in banning older diesels from its roads to combat air pollution, as the government struggled to reach a deal with carmakers ...

Real estate, banking and transport segments lift sentiments on QSE

Real estate, banking and transport segments lift sentiments on QSE

Robust thrust from real estate, banking and transport segments on Monday lifted sentiments on the Qatar Stock Exchange, which inched towards 10,300 levels.

Transport, industrials equities drag Qatar bourse down

Transport, industrials equities drag Qatar bourse down

The Qatar Stock Exchange on Thursday displayed strong bearish sentiments and its key index retreated below 9,900 levels mainly dragged down by transport and industrials equities.

Court orders diesel ban on major Berlin roads

Court orders diesel ban on major Berlin roads

Diesel drivers in Berlin faced the prospect of bans from major arterial roads as a court Tuesday ordered the German capital must follow in the footsteps of Hamburg, Frankfurt and Stuttgart with exclusion zones.

Indian bus plunges into valley, 43 dead

Indian bus plunges into valley, 43 dead

Forty-three people died in southern India on Tuesday when a bus taking pilgrims from a temple plunged into a valley, an official said, in the latest horrific crash on the country's roads.

11 taxi drivers shot dead in South Africa on return from funeral

11 taxi drivers shot dead in South Africa on return from funeral

The drivers, who were members of the Gauteng taxi association, were in a minibus driving along the R74 when unknown gunmen launched an ambush and opened fire.