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Man kills wife and son

November 19, 2018 04:00 am

RUKUM, Nov 19: A man in Rukum (West) reportedly shot his wife to death and also killed his son with a Khukuri knife on Saturday.

KABUL, Aug 5: A Taliban suicide bomber killed three NATO forces on a foot patrol in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday in an attack that also wounded a U.S. soldier and two Afghan troops, NATO said in a statement.

GARDEZ, Aug 3: More than two dozen people have been killed in a bombing at a Shia mosque in eastern Afghanistan near Pakistan's border.The police on Friday confirmed the attack in the city Gardez, the center of Paktia province.

MELAMCHI, Sindhupalchok, Aug 3: An elderly man was killed when a fire broke out in a cowshed at Kalimati of Sangachowkgadhi Municipality-8 in Sindhupalchok on Thursday night.

MANILA, July 31: A Filipino soldier and four militiamen were killed by a powerful bomb that exploded in a van the troops were inspecting Tuesday amid threats of bombings in a southern province, military officials said.

HANOI, July 30: Thirteen people were killed and four injured when a minibus carrying guests on the way to a wedding in central Vietnam collided head-on with a large container truck on Monday, the government said in a statement.

Landslide kills one, injures two

July 27, 2018 15:25 pm

JUMLA, July 27: One person was killed while two others sustained injuries after a landslide at Patarasi rural municipality-5 yesterday night. Likewise, 28 year old Dambar Singh Budha has been missing, according to District Police Office, Jumla.

RASUWA, July 27: Before they could fully recover from the devastation caused by the 2015 earthquakes, yet another disaster has befallen the locals of Timure in Rasuwa district. On Wednesday night, landslides triggered by incessant rainfalls claimed nine lives in Timure of Gosaikunda Rural Municipality-2, near the Nepal-China border.

ISLAMABAD, July 25: A suicide bomber on a motorcycle rammed into people waiting outside a busy polling station in the Pakistani city of Quetta on Wednesday, killing at least 31 and casting a dark shadow on what was to be a historic day for the country as Pakistanis cast ballots to elect their thirds consecutive civilian government.

MATI,July 24:  A wildfire killed at least 50 people and injured more than 150 as it swept through a small resort town near Athens, with huge flames trapping families with children as they fled.

Wife, lover kills husband

July 24, 2018 12:37 pm

TIKAPUR, July 24: A wife along with her lover killed the former’s husband, according to investigation report by the Area Police Office. Nirmala Raji and her lover, Dilip had killed Nandu (35) of Bharuwa, Bhajani municipality-9.

Landslide kills three in Rolpa

July 23, 2018 14:04 pm

ROLPA, July 23: Landslide after the torrential rainfall on Sunday night killed three people in Ares Fuldhaar  of Sunil Smriti rural municipality-8.

HANOI, July 23: Tropical storm Son Tinh has killed 20 people, left 16 missing and injured 14 in Vietnam, the country’s rescue committee said on Saturday.

BAJHANG, July 22: Landslide on Saturday killed four people including three from a single family in Bajhang district. In another incident, a 10-year-old girl was washed away by a river.

GORKHA, July 19: Three people, including an eight-month-old infant, were killed after a landslide buried a house in Andheri of Sahid Lakhan Rural Municipality-6 in Gorkha district on Wednesday morning.

PAKISTAN, July 11: An apparent suicide bombing has targeted a politician ahead of Pakistan's elections. The party hit by the blast has been targeted for its opposition to the Taliban.

KURASHIKI, July 8: Unprecedented rains that have killed at least 66 people also stranded 1,000 in the western Japanese city of Kurashiki on Sunday, including about 100 at a hospital, with rescuers using helicopters and boats after rivers surged over their banks.

ARIZONA, July 4: A 92-year-old US woman shot and killed her son, 72, in order to avoid being sent into a care home, police say.

Accident kills two in Rasuwa

July 4, 2018 10:45 am

RASUWA, July 4: Two people were killed and two others sustained injuries after a workers’ jeep (Ba 17 Cha 4345) met in an accident while transporting staffers of Sanjen Hydropower Plant to the office from Tiloche.

Snakebite kills two in Mahottari

July 2, 2018 11:57 am

Mahottari, July 2: Two persons were killed after being bitten by snakes at Gaushala of Mahottari district on Sunday.

BEIJING, June 30: The death toll in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck on a highway in central China has risen to 18, with another 14 people injured, police say.

Landslide kills three in Baglung

June 27, 2018 05:05 am

BAGLUNG, June 27: A landslide triggered by incessant rainfall since Monday evening has claimed three lives in Bareng Rural Municipality-1, Dhullubaskot of Baglung.

INARUWA, June 25: A woman died in an elephant attack at Baraha municipality of Sunsari district this morning.

AMSTERDAM, June 18:  A van struck four people at the Netherlands’ largest music festival in the early hours of Monday, killing one of them and injuring the others before driving off, police said.

Collision kills four at Chumlingtar

June 15, 2018 08:55 am

CHITWAN, June 15: Four people were killed and another five sustained injuries after a microbus and a truck collided at Ichhya Kamana rural municipality-3 of Chumlingtar. The microbus, Ga 1 Kha 7692 was en route to Kathmandu from Pokhara when it collided with the truck, Na 6 Kha 4064, travelling from Kathmandu to Mugling.

Wife kills husband in Taplejung

June 14, 2018 13:39 pm

TAPLEJUNG, June 14: A woman killed her spouse in Faktaulung rural municipality-6 in the district.

Lightning kills two in Tanahun

June 12, 2018 09:11 am

TANAHUN, June 12: Two women lost their lives after being struck by lightning in Tanahu district.

MAKWANPUR, Jun 8: A man died and two others sustained serious injuries in a lightning strike that struck in Gadhi rural municipality in the district on Friday afternoon.

Man kills wife

June 8, 2018 12:12 pm

BHAKTAPUR, June 8: A person has killed his wife by attacking with an axe in Bhaktapur district on Thursday night.

EL RODEO, June 4: A fiery volcanic eruption in south-central Guatemala sent lava flowing into rural communities, killing at least 25 as rescuers struggled to reach people where homes and roads were charred and blanketed with ash.

GUATEMALA CITY, June 4: Rescuers struggled to reach rural residents cut off by a volcanic eruption that killed at least seven people and injured 20 near Guatemala’s capital, and authorities feared the death toll could rise with an undetermined number of people unaccounted for.

DADELDHURA, May 29: Four passengers were killed and seven others sustained injuries when a jeep heading toward Dhangadhi from Dipayal plunged some 200 meters from KI Singh Highway into a river at Gajraula of Dadeldhura district on Tuesday.

TANAHUN, May 27: Two of the four pillions in a motorcycle were killed and one severely injured after the motorcycle collided with a passenger bus in a curved road section at Byas municipality -12 on Saturday evening.

Man kills wife with khukuri

May 25, 2018 08:47 am

ILAM, May 25:  Madan limbu, 38, of Maijogamai rural municipality-5 has killed his wife. Limbu launched a khukuri attack on his wife Bimala Limbu, 26, over a family dispute, said Police source.

KARACHI, Pakistan, May 23:  A Pakistani welfare organization says the heatwave gripping the region amid widespread power cuts has killed 65 people in Karachi.

NEW DELHI, May 22: At least nine people in southern India have died in cases linked to an outbreak of the rare and extremely deadly Nipah virus, according to a report by the BBC.

KABUL, May 6: A bomb blast inside a mosque in eastern Afghanistan that was being used as a voter registration center killed at least 12 people and wounded 33, officials said.

LUCKNOW, May 3:  A powerful dust storm and rain swept parts of north and western India overnight, causing house collapses, toppling trees and leaving at least 91 people dead and more than 160 injured, officials said Thursday.

KABUL, April 30: A coordinated double suicide bombing hit central Kabul on Monday morning, killing 25 people, including an AFP photographer and a cameraman for a local TV station, the Afghan police said.

A Saudi-led coalition air strike has killed dozens of Yemeni insurgents including two commanders, state media said Saturday, in another blow to the rebels following the assassination of their political chief.

TORONTO, April 24: A rented van plowed down a crowded Toronto sidewalk Monday, killing 10 people and injuring 15 before the driver fled and was quickly arrested in a confrontation with police, Canadian authorities said.

AFGHANISTAN, April 23: Taliban attacks in western Afghanistan killed 14 soldiers and policemen on Monday as Kabul residents prepared to bury their loved ones slain in a horrific bombing by the Islamic State group that targeted a voter registration center the day before, killing 57.

KABUL, April 23: An Islamic State suicide bomber attacked a voter registration center in Afghanistan’s capital on Sunday, killing 57 people and wounding more than 100 others, officials said.

April 12: At least 257 people were killed on Wednesday when a military plane crashed near the Algerian capital, Algiers, state media reported.

Lightning kills two in Khotang

April 5, 2018 10:42 am

KATHMANDU, April 5: Two people were killed after they struck by a lightening in different places of Khotang.

San Francisco, April 4: A furious blogger has taken her anger towards YouTube to a deadly level, and go on a shooting rampage at its Headquarter offices in San Bruno, near San Francisco.

Earthquake severed communications and blocked roads in central region, hindering assessment of scale of the destruction.

MOSCOW, March 26: At least 53 people have died and more are missing in a fire at a shopping mall in a Siberian city, officials said on Monday.

MOSCOW, March 26: A fire at a shopping mall in a Siberian city killed at least 48 people, Russian officials said Monday.