Female journalist killed by gunmen in Afghanistan

Female journalist killed by gunmen in Afghanistan

Gunmen shot and killed a female television journalist, who was also a women's rights activist, in Afghanistan on Thursday, an incident that underscores an increasing trend of violence against journalists in the country.

Gunmen kill at least 20 farmers in Sudan's Darfur: tribal chief

Gunmen kill at least 20 farmers in Sudan's Darfur: tribal chief

Gunmen killed at least 20 people, including children, who were visiting their farms in Sudan's wartime Darfur region for the first time in years, a tribal chief said Saturday.

Gunmen attack Pakistani stock exchange, six killed: police

Gunmen attack Pakistani stock exchange, six killed: police

Four gunmen attacked the Pakistani Stock Exchange building in the city of Karachi on Monday but security forces killed them all, police said.

Unknown gunmen kill three in daylight in Afghan capital Kabul

Unknown gunmen kill three in daylight in Afghan capital Kabul

Unknown gunmen shot and killed three people in Kabul on Sunday, including a member of eastern Logar province's provincial council, underscoring the ongoing risk of violence ...

Gunmen battle security forces in five-star hotel in Pakistan: officials

Gunmen battle security forces in five-star hotel in Pakistan: officials

Three gunmen attacked a luxury hotel in Pakistan's southwestern port city of Gwadar on Saturday, killing at least one guard and battling security forces from inside the building, security officials and the army said.

Gunmen kill 13 at Veracruz bar in one of worst Mexican slayings this year

Gunmen kill 13 at Veracruz bar in one of worst Mexican slayings this year

Gunmen shot dead 13 people at a bar in the city of Minatitlan in the Mexican Gulf coast state of Veracruz, authorities said on Friday, in one of the worst slayings to hit Mexico ...

Three shot dead in Mexico City tourist hotspot, ‘mariachi’ gunmen flee

Three shot dead in Mexico City tourist hotspot, ‘mariachi’ gunmen flee

Gunmen with rifles and pistols killed three people on Friday and injured at least seven in a tourist plaza in downtown Mexico City, police said ...

Gunmen attack intelligence training centre in Kabul

Gunmen attack intelligence training centre in Kabul

Several gunmen were firing on a training facility overseen by the National Security Directorate -- Afghanistan's intelligence agency -- from a nearby construction site.

Gunmen take dozens hostage in eastern Afghan city

Gunmen take dozens hostage in eastern Afghan city

Suspected militants stormed a government building in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Tuesday, taking dozens of people hostage after a suicide bomber blew himself up at the entrance gate, officials and witnesses said.

Three dead, seven wounded in New Orleans shooting

Three dead, seven wounded in New Orleans shooting

Police superintendent Michael Harrison said one of the suspects was believed to be armed with a rifle, while the other carried a handgun.

Gunmen storm Iraqi Kurdish governor's office, one killed

Gunmen storm Iraqi Kurdish governor's office, one killed

Initial reports said two gunmen had stormed the building in Erbil in the early morning and had shot and wounded a policeman.

Unknown gunmen kill UN peacekeeper in northern Mali

Unknown gunmen kill UN peacekeeper in northern Mali

One peacekeeper was killed when two unknown gunmen opened fire on a United Nations vehicle in northern Mali, the UN mission in Mali (MINUSMA) said Saturday.