27 Apr 2012
Four blasts within minutes rocked the centre of the eastern Ukrainian city of Dnipropetrovsk on Friday, injuring at least 27 people in what prosecutors believed was a terrorist attack, officials said.
05 Sep 2016
Kabul: Two Taliban suicide bombers on foot struck close to the Afghan defence ministry in Kabul during late afternoon rush hour on Monday, killing at least ten people and wounding 30 others, officials said. The latest militant assault on the Afghan capital comes as the Taliban intensify their nationwide offensive against the US-backed government in Kabul.
08 Oct 2016
Haiti: The number of causalities resulting from devastation brought by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti reached to 842 on Friday.
17 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The number of fatalities due to chikungunya complications has risen to 15 in the national capital as two more deaths were reported on Saturday from a hospital in the city which is battling the outbreak of the vector-borne disease.
17 Aug 2016
Patna: As the toll in the mystery deaths in Bihar's Gopalganj district climbed to 13 on Wednesday, opposition blamed Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for the tragedy. "Three more people died on Wednesday, including an early morning death and two later during the day, taking the overnight death toll to thirteen," a district official said.
25 Aug 2016
Rome: The number of people killed in the earthquake that devastated parts of central Italy on Wednesday rose to 247 on Thursday morning, regional and national officials said. The Civil Protection department in Rome said a tally by local officials showed that 190 people were killed Rieti province and 57 in the province of Ascoli Piceno.
20 Sep 2016
New Delhi: The list of 27 smart cities was released in another phase of the 'Smart Cities Mission' on Tuesday. These 27 cities, including Varanasi which is a parliamentary constituency of PM Modi graduated into list of smart cities.
09 Sep 2016
New Delhi: As many as 20 people were killed and more than 20 received grievous injuries when a private bus plunged into a ditch at Manitri in Angul, Odisha on Friday morning.
12 Dec 2015
Beirut: Twin explosions in a government-controlled neighbourhood of Syria's Homs city killed at least 16 people and wounded scores more on Saturday, a group monitoring the war said.
04 Sep 2016
Vatican City: Pope Francis on Sunday proclaimed Mother Teresa of Kolkata a saint, hailing her as the personification of maternal love and a powerful advocate for the poor.