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Two Indian climbers dead, Irishman missing in Nepal's Himalayas

Two Indian climbers dead, Irishman missing in Nepal's Himalayas

Two Indian climbers died and an Irish mountaineer is missing on the Himalayan peaks of Nepal, officials said on Friday, taking the number of climbers dead or missing this week to six ...

Fifteen dead in Sri Lanka after overnight gun battle with suspected militants

Fifteen dead in Sri Lanka after overnight gun battle with suspected militants

The bodies of 15 people, including six children, were discovered at the site of a fierce overnight gun battle on the east coast of Sri Lanka, a military spokesman said on Saturday ...

More than 50 dead in South Africa after heavy rains

More than 50 dead in South Africa after heavy rains

More than 50 people were killed in southern and eastern parts of South Africa after heavy rains caused flooding and mudslides, authorities said on Wednesday.

At least five dead in Brazil after powerful storm lashes Rio de Janeiro

At least five dead in Brazil after powerful storm lashes Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil's second-largest city, awoke to scenes of chaos on Thursday after thrashing wind and rain whipped through neighborhoods, felling trees, flooding streets ...

At least 22 dead in Bolivian road accident

At least 22 dead in Bolivian road accident

At least 22 people died and another 37 were injured when two buses crashed in Challapata, in Bolivia's west, authorities said on Saturday.

Four US troops reported among 16 dead in north Syria attack

Four US troops reported among 16 dead in north Syria attack

A bomb attack claimed by Islamic State killed US troops in northern Syria on Wednesday, weeks after President Donald Trump said the group was defeated there and he would pull out all American forces.

Many feared dead after tanker blast in Nigeria

Many feared dead after tanker blast in Nigeria

Nigerian police on Saturday said many people were feared dead after a petrol tanker veered off the road, caught fire and exploded as people tried to recover fuel.

US marine confirmed dead in collision of military aircraft off Japan

US marine confirmed dead in collision of military aircraft off Japan

The US military on Thursday confirmed that one marine died in a collision between two US Marine Corps aircraft off the coast of western Japan.

Khashoggi ‘certainly looks’ to be dead, says Trump

Khashoggi ‘certainly looks’ to be dead, says Trump

US President Donald Trump on Thursday said he presumes journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead and that the US response to Saudi Arabia will likely be "very severe" ...

At least 14 killed in bomb attack on Afghan election rally

At least 14 killed in bomb attack on Afghan election rally

A motorcycle carrying explosives blew up among supporters of an Afghan election candidate on Saturday, killing at least 14 people, officials said, in the latest attack on a political rally.

Twenty-one lions dead in India's Gir Park in three weeks

Twenty-one lions dead in India's Gir Park in three weeks

A total of 21 lions have died in western India's Gir National Park over the last three weeks, amid fears that some of the cats succumbed to a deadly virus.

At least 10 dead as strong quake jolts Indonesian island of Lombok

At least 10 dead as strong quake jolts Indonesian island of Lombok

A powerful earthquake on the Indonesian tourist island of Lombok killed at least 10 people, injured dozens and damaged hundreds of homes on Sunday, officials said.