United States forces have reportedly dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb it has ever used in combat on eastern Afghanistan, targeting a tunnel network used by Islamic State militants. Advertisements
At least five people have been killed, and several more wounded, following a suicide bomb attack, claimed by Islamic State militants, in the Afghan capital, Kabul.
At least 30 people have been killed, following an overnight attack by Islamic State militants in the Iraqi city of Tikrit.
At least 58 people have been killed, and dozens more wounded, following a suspected chemical attack in Syria.
At least 20 people have been killed, and several others wounded, at a Sufi shrine in Pakistan’s Punjab Province, according to police.
At least 11 people have been killed, following a landslide, triggered by heavy rain, in Indonesia’s East Java province.
At least 17 people have been killed, and more than 60 others wounded, following a suicide truck bombing, at a checkpoint, south of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad.
At least six people, including two police officials, have been killed, and scores wounded, following two bomb blasts in Bangladesh.
At least 11 people have been killed, following two accidents at nearby gold mines in China.
At least nine people have been killed, and another two injured, following the collapse of an operation platform at a power plant in southern China.