At least 21 Filipino villagers, who were travelling to celebrate the end of Ramadan with their families, were killed by Islamic militants from the terrorist organisation Abu Sayyaf.
Taiwanese authorities have announced that bad weather was not the cause of Wednesday’s TransAsia Airways crash in the Penghu Islands. The statement comes as officials continue to investigate the crash site to attempt to determine the cause of the accident.
More than 40 people are feared to have died following the crash of a Taiwanese TransAsia Airways plane headed for Magong Airport in the Taiwanese Penghu Islands. The crash occurred just hours after Typhoon Matmo battered the region, with many flights… Read More ›
A Vietnamese military helicopter crash has killed 16 people and injured 5 according to officials in the country’s capital and second-largest city, Hanoi.
Myanmar police forces were forced to resort to rubber bullets to disperse clashing groups of Muslims and Buddhists in the city of Mandalay, Myanmar’s second-largest settlement.
A Pakistan International Airlines flight was fired on by gunmen as it landed at Bacha Khan International Airport in Peshawar, killing one passenger and wounding two flight attendants. The plane had arrived in the northern Pakistani city after departing from Saudi Arabia… Read More ›