Up to 20 injured as train derails in northern Pakistan – report

At least eight carriages of the Peshawar-bound Khushhal Express derailed near Attock in northern Pakistan, local media reported, citing the railway company on Sunday morning. Geo News says that at least 20 people were injured in the incident, while Daily Pakistan reports around 15 casualties, adding that nine carriages had derailed. Rail traffic was reportedly […]

1 dead, 37 injured in Madagascar football stadium stampede

At least one person was killed and 37 injured after a stampede broke out at the entrance to a football stadium in Madagascar. The stampede occurred at Mahamasina Stadium in the country’s capital Antananarivo ahead of kick-off between Madagascar and Senegal. Witnesses said thousands of fans had been gathered outside the venue since early morning.The […]

Teenager killed, 395 injured in latest Gaza border clashes (VIDEOS)

A 17yo Palestinian has been killed by an Israeli sniper during Friday’s ‘Great March of Return’ protest. Nearly 400 others, including journalists and paramedics, were injured in clashes with the IDF along the Gazan border. Israeli snipers have once again been active along the Gaza-Israeli border as Palestinian protesters continue to put pressure on the […]

Buildings collapse, people injured & trapped by landslides after 6.7 quake rocks Japan

A large-scale rescue operation is underway on the Japanese island of Hokkaido after a powerful 6.7 earthquake triggered several landslides that swallowed a number of houses, injuring and trapping people inside. The rural town of Atsumi has been partially devastated after a chunk of a mountain ridge slid and covered several houses, aerial footage by […]

13 people were injured and 4 are missing after 2 boats collided on the Colorado River

San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Two recreational boats collided head-on Saturday in a stretch of the Colorado River marking the California border with Arizona that was crowded with people enjoying the Labor Day weekend. One boat sank, leaving 13 people injured, authorities said. Another four people were missing and “presumed submerged.” The crash happened in […]

Passenger plane overshoots runway & catches fire in Sochi, 4 people injured – reports (VIDEO)

A passenger plane from Moscow has made a rough landing in Sochi, hitting a fence, losing a wing and catching fire, according to reports. It took the Boeing 737 from two attempts to land in Sochi, southern Russia, an emergency services source told Interfax, although it is not yet unclear what hindered the first try. […]

8 injured after man causes havoc at Yorkshire children’s center

At least eight people, including children and adults, were injured in a “major incident” at a Bradford playground for kids aged 0-12. Reports say a man broke into the facility and wreaked havoc there. The Alphabet Zoo in Bradford shut down following the incident and a police cordon was placed there, the management said on […]