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41 killed in horrific police bus crash in Argentina

Updated December 15, 2015 02:00:13 About 41 individuals have died following a bus carrying police officers was driven off a bridge in Argentina, an emergency official says. The bus was carrying 60 officers from Argentina’s gendarmerie, which patrols the country’s borders, when it flipped and plunged far more than 15 metres into a dry riverbed…


Dozens killed in Syrian rocket attack

Updated December 14, 2015 01:24:56 Photo: A Syrian man carries a child via rubble following air strikes on the town of Douma in the eastern Ghouta area. (AFP: Sameer Al-Doumy) Map: Syrian Arab Republic Air and missile strikes on a college district and other areas in insurgent-held Damascus suburbs have killed at least 28 men…


Dozens killed in Syrian rocket attack

Posted December 14, 2015 01:12:28 Photo: A Syrian man carries a baby through rubble following air strikes on the town of Douma in the eastern Ghouta region. (AFP: Sameer Al-Doumy) Map: Syrian Arab Republic At least 28 people, including children, have been killed during the “heavy bombardment” of a besieged rebel-stronghold east of the Syrian…


21 killed in fire at Russian psychiatric hospital

Posted December 13, 2015 16:31:47 Associated Story: 17 dead as wildfires sweep by means of Siberia Map: Russian Federation A fire at a psychiatric hospital in southern Russia has killed 21 folks, the country’s emergencies ministry says. “Nineteen bodies were located at the web site of the fire, two other folks succumbed to their wounds…


Man killed in Sydney stabbing

Posted December 11, 2015 06:05:51 Map: Camperdown 2050 A man has been stabbed to death in Sydney’s inner west. Police stated a man was arrested at the scene after the victim was killed at Camperdown about 9:00pm last night. He was assisting officers at Newtown Police station, police stated. “Emergency services had been named to…


Much more than 9,000 killed because begin of Ukraine conflict: UN

Posted December 09, 2015 22:32:12 Photo: An unexploded rocket in field near the village of Dmitrivka. (AFP: Dimitar Dilkoff) More than 9,000 people have been killed since the conflict in Ukraine began, a United Nations report says, warning that even though fighting had abated, millions were in precarious situations. The UN human rights office hailed…


Yemen’s Aden governor killed in auto bombing claimed by Islamic State

Posted December 07, 2015 01:44:42 Photo: Governor Jaafar Mohammed Saad was killed when a suicide bomber rammed his auto into the governor’s convoy. (Reuters: Nasser Awad) The governor of Aden has been killed by a car bomb in Yemen’s southern port city, in an attack that Islamic State claimed responsibility for. A regional official and…


Asylum seeker ‘genetically susceptible’ to infection that killed him

Posted December 04, 2015 13:07:27 An inquest into the death of an Iranian asylum seeker has heard he was genetically susceptible to the infection that killed him. Hamid Khazaei, 24, died in a Brisbane hospital final year after his leg became infected on Manus Island. His death raised inquiries about conditions and the availability of…


Physique of Russian pilot killed in Syria to be returned: Turkish PM

Updated November 29, 2015 23:12:49 The body of a Russian pilot killed when his plane was shot down by Turkey last week will be handed over to a Russian representative soon after becoming retrieved from Syria, Turkish prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu says. “The pilot who lost his life for the duration of the air violation…


Bus driver killed in crash near Moss Vale

Posted November 26, 2015 15:ten:07 Map: Burrawang 2577 A bus driver has died and three passengers have been taken to hospital after a crash in the NSW Southern Highlands. The bus was travelling from Wollongong to Moss Vale when the accident happened close to the town of Burrawang. A NSW TrainLink spokesperson mentioned the bus…