Tuesday 27 January 2015

Dutch mourn as first MH17 bodies flown to Netherlands

Bells peeled and flags flew at half mast across the Netherlands on Wednesday on a day of grief tinged with anger ahead of the arrival of the first bodies of victims from a Malaysian airliner downed over Ukraine l


Hundreds missing, as Bangladesh toll tops 270

The search for survivors from Bangladesh's worst industrial accident stretched into a third day on Friday, with the death toll rising to 273 after the collapse of a building housing factories that made low-cost garments for Western brands.


Bullet-hit bodies found in Pakistan's Khyber region

Villagers found 14 bullet-ridden bodies scattered around the Bara area of the northwestern Khyber tribal region near the Afghanistan border on Sunday, as Pakistani security forces step up military offensives against militants.   &nb


100 bodies found in Iraq mass grave

Iraqi security forces found about 100 badly decomposed bodies in a mass grave north of Baghdad, the US military said on Saturday, one of the largest such finds in the country for months. US and Iraqi security forces said it was not clear w

 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events