Bomb blast kills Chadian UN peacekeepers in MaliFive United Nations peacekeepers from Chad were killed on Thursday when their truck drove over a mine in rebel-infested northeastern Mali, a Chadian military source told AFP.
Several UN peacekeepers killed in Mali explosionAt least four UN peacekeepers were killed and 15 others wounded when their convoy hit a mine in northern Mali on Tuesday, a spokesman said.
Death toll rises in Paris apartment building blastThe death toll from an explosion in an apartment building outside Paris rose to eight on Monday, including three children, as a desperate search for survivors proved almost fruitle...
Rescue efforts under way after French apartment block blastRescue workers searched overnight for one person still missing after an explosion ripped through an apartment building in a Paris suburb, killing at least seven people and reducing...
Dozens killed and injured in Taiwan gas blastA series of powerful gas blasts killed at least 24 people and injured up to 271 in the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung, officials said Friday.
Bomb attacks leave scores dead in north NigeriaAt least 82 people were killed on Wednesday in two bombings in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna targeting an opposition leader and a moderate Muslim cleric.
Blast strikes shopping centre in Nigerian capital AbujaAt least 21 people were killed when an explosion rocked an area near an upscale shopping centre in the Nigerian capital Abuja on Wednesday, police said.
Suicide bomber targets World Cup fans in NigeriaA suicide bomber detonated a tricycle taxi packed with explosives at an outdoor World Cup viewing centre in a northeast Nigerian city on Tuesday night, killing 14 people and injuri...
Afghan presidential front-runner Abdullah survives bomb attackTwo bombs exploded outside the Ariana Hotel in western Kabul where presidential front-runner Abdullah Abdullah was holding a rally, striking his car and killing a bodyguard along w...
Football stadium blast kills scores in northern NigeriaA bomb blast targeting a football match in northeastern Nigeria killed at least 40 people on Sunday, police sources said. The attack took place in the town of Mubi, which has seen...
Deadly blasts strike busy market centre of NairobiAt least 10 people were killed Friday when twin explosions struck a bustling market centre in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, the National Disaster Operation Centre said, with the firs...
Deadly car bomb hits Syria border crossing with TurkeyA car bomb that exploded on the Syrian side of the Bab al Salama border crossing with Turkey killed at least 43 civilians and wounded dozens more, a UK-based group monitoring event...