Paris: Fire breaks out at Notre Dame cathedral

A fire has broken out at the famous Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris and has spread rapidly across the building. The cause is not yet clear, but the fire service officials say, it could be linked to ren...

5 killed, 36 injured as dust storm hits Karachi

At least five persons were killed and 36 others injured in Pakistan’s Karachi after strong winds and dust storm hit the city on Monday. Rescue officials and police confirmed the death of five p...

112 abducted Nigerian school girls still missing

In Nigeria, 112 Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram terrorists five years ago, are still missing. On this day in 2014, gunmen had stormed the Chibok girls’ boarding school and kidnapped 276 pup...

Taliban ambush Afghan police convoy, 7 killed

In Afghanistan, seven security forces were killed in a Taliban ambush on a police convoy in western Ghor province.   The spokesman for the governor of the province Abdul Hai Khateby said the attack w...