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At least 18 dead after clash, fire at club in Indonesia's West Papua: police

At least 18 people were killed during clashes between two groups at a club in the town of Sorong in Indonesia's West Papua province, police said Tuesday, with most dying after the night spot caught ...

A fire burns at the Double O nightclub where at least 18 people were killed in clashes between two groups, in Sorong in Indonesia's West Papua province on 25 January, 2022

Rebel leader killed in Colombia

The commander of a rebel splinter group that rejects a 2016 peace deal in Colombia has been killed in a clash with the military, the country's president said Monday

Handout picture released by the Colombian Army on 24 January, 2022, of FARC rebel dissident Euclides Espana Caicedo, aka Jhonier, at an undisclosed place

‘Half a dozen dead’ in Cameroon stadium crush

A crush outside a Cameroon stadium where the host nation qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals on Monday left at least half a dozen people dead and injured, according to Cameroonian ...

People search through piles of shoes left at a field in Monrovia, on 20 January, 2022, where 29 people, including a pregnant woman and 11 children are confirmed dead after a stampede broke out at a Christian crusade on the night of 19 January, 2022

Covid-19

Bangladesh reports 14,828 cases, 15 deaths in 24 hrs

The number of detected novel coronavirus cases in the country, according to the government, rose to 1,699,964 on Monday as 14,828 more cases were reported

Bangladesh reports 14,828 cases, 15 deaths in 24 hrs

Yemen rebels threaten to 'expand operation' after UAE attack

Yemen rebels threatened to ramp up their attacks on the United Arab Emirates on Monday after two ballistic missiles were shot down over Abu Dhabi, their second assault in a week

Yemenis search for survivors following a reported Saudi-led airstrike on a prison in the Huthi stronghold of Saada in northern Yemen, on 21 January, 2022

Covid-19

Detection rate rises above 31pc in 24 hrs

The number of detected novel coronavirus cases in the country, according to the government, rose to 1,685,136 on Sunday as 10,906 more cases were reported in the last 24 hours

Detection rate rises above 31pc in 24 hrs

Two killed in Chapainawabganj road crash

Two people were killed and four others injured when a truck hit a human hauler on Chapainawabganj-Sonamasjid highway at Haripur in Shibganj upazila of Chapainawabganj district on Sunday

Map of Chapainawabganj district

Global Covid cases surpass 348 million

Amid the rising Omicron cases across the world, the overall number of Covid cases has surpassed 348 million.

Global Covid cases surpass 348 million

Negligence of officials, owners behind MV Abhijan-10 fire: Citizens’ probe body

A 16-member Citizens’ Investigation Committee has found the negligence of four government officials, four launch owners and four others in the Jhalakathi MV Abhijan-10 fire incident that claimed the ...

Jhalakathi launch fire

Death toll rises to seven in Mumbai residential building fire

The death toll in the fire that broke out inside a 20-storeyed residential building in Mumbai on Saturday morning reached seven, said Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC)

Death toll rises to seven in Mumbai residential building fire
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