The death toll in a string of blasts targeting hotels and churches in Sri Lanka on Sunday (Apr 21) has risen to 207, including 35 foreigners, a police official told AFP.
At least 15 students died Friday (May 24) in a fire in a building in India housing a college, officials said, with images showing people jumping to escape the blaze.
China said on Monday (May 13) it will impose higher tariffs on a range of US goods, striking back in its trade war with Washington shortly after US President Donald Trump warned it not to retaliate.
At least 17 people were injured as a plane slid off a runway while landing at Yangon airport in Myanmar on Wednesday (May 8), police said, as a freak storm hit the city.
A plane crash in a remote mountain region in northern Mexico claimed the lives of all 13 people on board, including a family of five that were flying back from watching a boxing match in Las Vegas, authorities and local media said on Monday (May 6).
Forty-one people including at least two children have died after a Russian passenger plane made an emergency landing and erupted in a huge ball of fire and black smoke at Moscow's busiest airport on Sunday (May 6), investigators said.
A Boeing jetliner with 143 people aboard from the US outpost at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, slid off a runway into a shallow river in Jacksonville, Florida, on Friday (May 3) while attempting to land at a military base there during a thunderstorm, injuring
North Korea launched several short-range projectiles from its east coast on Saturday (May 4), potentially raising tensions with Washington but not invalidating its self-declared moratorium on ballistic missile tests.
An extremist believed to have played a key role in Sri Lanka's deadly Easter bombings led an attack against a Colombo hotel, the country's president confirmed on Friday (Apr 26).
A Japanese F-35 stealth fighter jet with one pilot on board disappeared from radar while on a training mission over the Pacific on Tuesday night (Apr 9), the defence ministry said.
A giant wildfire swept across swathes of South Korea's eastern coast on Friday (Apr 5), as authorities declared a rare national disaster, deploying 900 fire engines and tens of thousands of personnel to bring it under control.
New Zealand police have confirmed multiple fatalities after shooting incidents at two mosques in the city of Christchurch, during afternoon prayers on Friday (Mar 15).
Two former students opened fire at a Brazilian school on Wednesday (Mar 13) and killed at least five teenagers as well as two school officials before committing suicide.
An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet to Nairobi crashed early on Sunday (Mar 10) with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard, the airline said, and there were no survivors, according to the state broadcaster.
Armed assailants opened fire in a nightclub in central Mexico in the early hours of Saturday (Mar 9), leaving at least 15 people dead and three others wounded, prosecutors said.
A pilot shot down in a dogfight with Pakistani aircraft returned to India on Friday (Mar 1) night, after being freed in what Islamabad called a "peace gesture" following the two countries' biggest standoff in years.
No agreement was reached between US President Donald Trump and Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un at their two-day summit in Hanoi, said the White House on Thursday (Feb 28).