Employees from Crowne Plaza Jordan Dead Sea Resort & Spa and Holiday Inn Resort Dead Sea-Jordan, together with members of the Rotary Club of West Amman, participated in a cleanup of the Sweimeh beach at the Dead Sea.
A flyover under construction in the bustling Indian city of Kolkata collapsed on to moving traffic below, killing at least 14 people with as many as 150 people feared trapped, police said.
Residents were using their bare hands to
Five people including a suicide bomber were killed and 36 wounded in an attack on a major shopping and tourist district in central Istanbul on Saturday, in the fourth suicide bombing to hit Turkey this year.
There was no immediate
Recovery crews and utility workers began cleaning up widespread damage on Thursday left by severe storms that spawned tornadoes across six states in the US South and Midwest, killing at least 14 people and destroying scores of homes.
At least 15 Yemeni soldiers and 14 militants have been killed in an attack by Al Qaeda on a military post in the eastern region of Hadramawt, a security source said.
Although Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (
Six months of violence in Yemen have left at least 505 children dead, 702 injured and more than 1.7 million at risk of malnutrition, according to Unicef.
Across the country, nearly 10 million children – 8
A boat packed with mainly African migrants bound for Italy sank off the Libyan coast on Thursday and officials said up to 200 might have died.
A security official in the western town of Zuwara, from where the o
Former President of India and rocket scientist Dr APJ Abdul Kalam died in Shillong in Meghalaya state, a report said.
He was hospitalised in a very critical condition after he fell ill during a function at the Indian Institute of
A bomb exploded in front of the Italian consulate in Cairo on Saturday, killing one person, officials said, raising the possibility that Islamist militants will open a new front against foreigners in Egypt.
A security official tol