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Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee dead at 95

Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee dead at 95

LOS ANGELES,: Stan Lee, the legendary writer, editor and publisher of Marvel Comics  has died at the age of 95.Lee revolutionised pop culture as the co-creator of iconic superheroes like Spider-Man and The Hulk who now dominate the world’s movie screens. Designer Kate Spade found dead in her apartment in apparent suicide: police Lee, the face […]

French policeman found dead in prime minister’s garden

French policeman found dead in prime minister’s garden

PARIS: A French police officer was found dead on Monday on the grounds of the prime minister’s official residence in Paris in a death officials said was being treated as a suicide.The 45-year-old Garde Republicaine gendarme, part of the armed force’s policing branch, was found next to his service weapon in the gardens of the Hotel […]

15 civilians dead in strikes on minibuses in Yemen’s Hodeida: UN

15 civilians dead in strikes on minibuses in Yemen’s Hodeida: UN

SANAA (AFP) – At least 15 civilians were killed in attacks on minibuses in Yemen s embattled Hodeida province, a UN agency said Sunday, as Huthi rebels blamed air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition.The Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs did not specify the type of strikes Saturday in the Jabal Ras district, but Yemeni […]

Three dead after falling into well during Hindu ritual

Three dead after falling into well during Hindu ritual

MUMBAI (AFP) – Three people have died after falling into a deep well during a Hindu ceremony in Mumbai, officials in the Indian city said Wednesday.The victims — two women and a child — were among devotees performing rituals Tuesday evening above the 30-foot (nine-metre) well when they fell to their deaths, a disaster official […]

At least 10 dead, several injured in traffic accident near Nawabshah

At least 10 dead, several injured in traffic accident near Nawabshah

At least 10 people were killed and 18 injured in a traffic accident near Bucheri town, some 12 kilometers away from Nawabshah (Shaheed Benazirabad) on Friday.Initial reports said that at least eight passengers died on the spot, whereas more than a dozen suffered injuries as a passenger coach, a van and a car collided at […]

44 dead in India bus crash

44 dead in India bus crash

At least 44 people were killed in northern India on Sunday when a passenger bus crashed into a gorge in the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand, police said.“44 people have died in the accident. At least 3 others are injured. The rescue work is still ongoing,” Deepesh Chandra Kala, a disaster management officer from Pauri Garhwal […]

Small plane crashes in Mumbai, five dead: officials

Small plane crashes in Mumbai, five dead: officials

MUMBAI;A small plane crashed into a construction site in a densely populated area of India’s financial capital Mumbai on Thursday, killing five people including one on the ground, officials said. “Five people have succumbed to their injuries after the chartered plane crashed, including one pilot, three co-passengers and a pedestrian,” Mumbai police spokesman Deepak Deoraj […]

Russia forces among dozens dead in IS east Syria attacks

Russia forces among dozens dead in IS east Syria attacks

BEIRUT (AFP) – Russian fighters were among dozens of pro-government forces killed in eastern Syria this week in a deadly wave of attacks by Islamic State group jihadists, Moscow and a monitor said Sunday. After the collapse of its so-called “caliphate” last year, IS now only holds tiny pockets of Syria, mainly in the vast […]

11 dead in suicide attack on Libya election commission

11 dead in suicide attack on Libya election commission

A group of militants including at least two suicide bombers stormed the head offices of Libya’s electoral commission in Tripoli on Wednesday, killing at least eleven people, wounding two, and setting fire to the building, said officials. Security forces engaged in a gun battle with the assailants for control of the building said spokesman Khaled […]

Two Hazara men shot dead in Quetta

Two Hazara men shot dead in Quetta

The gunmen opened fire at a shop on Jamaluddin Afghani Road. The victims were identified as 45-year-old Mohammad Ali s/o Khan Ali and 22-year-old Jafar. They were uncle and nephew. The deceased were residents of Alamdar Road and were members of Hazara community. “It is a sectarian killing,” said a senior police officer. Both men […]

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