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Fifteen dead in Nairobi market fire, 70 injured

Fifteen dead in Nairobi market fire, 70 injured

The blaze started at around 2:30 am and spread through Gikomba market and nearby apartments and shanties before being contained around 90 minutes later.

Cuba mourns after 107 people killed in airliner crash

Cuba mourns after 107 people killed in airliner crash

Cuba begins two days of national mourning on Saturday for victims of the crash of a state airways plane that killed all but three of its 110 passengers and crew.

Bodies of Bangladeshi victims of plane crash arrive home

Bodies of Bangladeshi victims of plane crash arrive home

A special flight operated by state-owned Biman Bangladesh Airlines carried the coffins of 23 of the 26 Bangladeshi nationals killed in last week's crash to Dhaka, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Five dead after two army helicopters collide in France

Five dead after two army helicopters collide in France

Five people were killed on Friday after two army helicopters crashed near the southern French resort town of Saint-Tropez, police said.

Malaysia approves company's search for MH370 wreckage

Malaysia approves company's search for MH370 wreckage

Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai said on Saturday the government had approved a proposal from US-based exploration company Ocean Infinity to search for the plane on a "no cure, no fee" basis.

Texans return to their homes to survey damage

Texans return to their homes to survey damage

Harvey, which came ashore on August 25 as the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in 50 years, is expected to be one of the costliest natural disasters in US history.

India rail disaster kills 36, fears toll may rise

India rail disaster kills 36, fears toll may rise

Rescuers struggled on Sunday to pull survivors from the wreckage of a train crash which killed 36 passengers in southern India, the latest in a series of disasters on the country's creaking rail network.

Malaysia to offer cash rewards to help find MH370

Malaysia to offer cash rewards to help find MH370

Malaysia will hand out cash rewards to private parties that are able to locate the main wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the country's deputy transport minister said on Thursday.

Over 30 dead as Kenya tanker crashes, explodes

Over 30 dead as Kenya tanker crashes, explodes

More than 30 people died when a tanker carrying flammable materials crashed into other vehicles and burst into flames outside the town of Naivasha in Kenya late on Saturday, officials said.

Indian train disaster toll rises to 142, more dead feared

Indian train disaster toll rises to 142, more dead feared

The death toll from India's rail disaster rose to 142 on Monday after workers toiled through the night removing victims from the wreckage, with grim warnings that more bodies were trapped inside.

Florida cleans up wreckage of powerful storm Matthew

Florida cleans up wreckage of powerful storm Matthew

Joan Galasso walked through the empty wreck of the waterfront seafood restaurant she and her husband started a quarter-century ago and was horrified.

Dubai airport reopens runway after Emirates crash, CEO says

Dubai airport reopens runway after Emirates crash, CEO says

Dubai International Airport reopened a runway on Thursday after authorities cleared the wreckage of an Emirates Boeing 777 that crashed and burned the previous day, the airport's chief executive said.