Monday, July 4, 2022


One killed as gunmen storm Sikh temple in Afghan capital

Footage posted on social media after the attack showed shattered pillars and walls in the temple's main prayer hall, with debris scattered across the floor.

5 killed, at least 100 injured in Bangladesh depot fire

Of the injured, some 20 people were in critical condition with burns covering between 60 to 90% of their bodies.

Rescuers comb through Havana hotel blast rubble as death toll climbs to 26

The explosion is said to have happened while a gas tank was being refilled by a tanker truck.

Second bombing in 2 days in Kabul on eve of Eid holiday

Security concerns have risen across Afghanistan as the country prepares to mark Eid on Sunday under Taliban rule for the first time in more than 20 years.

IS claims deadly bomb blasts on minibuses in Afghan city

The blasts occurred within minutes of each other in different districts of Mazar-i-Sharif as commuters were heading home to break their dawn-to-dusk fast.

Mosque blast kills 33 in Afghanistan

Children are believed to be among the dead in the blast on Friday at a mosque in the northern province of Kunduz.

South Korea orders workers off petchem plant after blast kills four

The incident at Yeochun NCC's third plant in Yeosu comes as businesses brace for greater scrutiny under a new South Korean law punishing management for incidents involving worker death.

14 dead as coalition bombs Yemen after UAE attack

The Abu Dhabi attack marks a new phase in the Yemen war and further reduces hopes of any resolution to the conflict, which has displaced millions.

Three killed in UAE fuel truck blast, Yemen Houthis claim attack

The move could heighten tensions between the UAE and Iran after outreach to Tehran by Abu Dhabi to avoid any regional conflict that could hurt the Opec producer's economic ambitions.

Haiti gas truck explosion kills 62, injures dozens

The truck crashed and passersby had rushed to collect the escaped gas.

At least 5 killed as explosion, gunfire rocks Somali capital

The blast near the K4 junction in the heart of Mogadishu was so large it collapsed the walls of the nearby Mucassar primary and secondary school and also left cars mangled.

Over 90 killed in Sierra Leone fuel tanker explosion

The majority of the victims were street vendors and motorcyclists, many of whom were caught in the blaze while trying to retrieve fuel, according to a volunteer worker at the scene.

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