Реклама +7(700) 388 81 09

site.news_by_theme killing

Photo courtesy of buildyourarmory.com
Islamic teacher shot dead in Russia's North Caucasus

Masked gunmen have shot dead an Islamic teacher after bursting into his home in Russia's Dagestan, in the latest such killing in the volatile region, investigators said.

Islamic teacher shot dead in Russia's North Caucasus
China woman held for nursery poisoning that killed 2: media
China woman held for nursery poisoning that killed 2: media

A Chinese woman has been detained for killing two children at a preschool nursery and making 30 others ill with poisoned food, state media said.

China woman held for nursery poisoning that killed 2: media
Bomb kills 17, wounds 50 in Islamabad market
Bomb kills 17, wounds 50 in Islamabad market

A bomb tore through a bustling Islamabad market on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people, police and hospital officials said, the latest violence to hit government peace talks with the Taliban.

Bomb kills 17, wounds 50 in Islamabad market
©Reuters/Gary Cameron
Tiger killing show for Chinese rich and powerful: report

More than 10 tigers have been killed as "visual feasts" to entertain officials and rich businessmen in a Chinese city, state media reported.

Tiger killing show for Chinese rich and powerful: report
Photo courtesy of nv.kz
Bear eaten by cats in Karaganda

A horrendous incident occurred at the Karaganda Zoo: children witnessed a baby bear being eaten by jaguars.

Bear eaten by cats in Karaganda
Multiple suicide attack in east Afghan city kills three
Multiple suicide attack in east Afghan city kills three

At least six Taliban suicide attackers stormed a police station in the centre of the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Thursday, killing three people in a major assault ahead of the presidential election.

Multiple suicide attack in east Afghan city kills three
NATO airstrike kills five Afghan soldiers: Afghan officials
NATO airstrike kills five Afghan soldiers: Afghan officials

A NATO airstrike in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday accidentally killed five Afghan soldiers, government officials said, while the coalition said it was investigating reports of the incident.

NATO airstrike kills five Afghan soldiers: Afghan officials
At least 74 dead in Boko Haram violence in Nigeria
At least 74 dead in Boko Haram violence in Nigeria

At least 74 people were killed in attacks blamed on Boko Haram militants this weekend, taking the overall death toll this year beyond 300, with no apparent end in sight to the carnage.

At least 74 dead in Boko Haram violence in Nigeria
Indian rickshaw driver fatally stabs American wife, kills self
Indian rickshaw driver fatally stabs American wife, kills self

An Indian rickshaw driver stabbed his American wife to death before setting himself ablaze, police said Saturday, in a violent end to a whirlwind romance scripted in the backdrop of the Taj Mahal.

Indian rickshaw driver fatally stabs American wife, kills self
Photo courtesy of  hurriyet.com.tr
Turkey election candidate slain before vote

A ruling party candidate in Turkish local elections next month has been killed in an armed attack in Istanbul.

Turkey election candidate slain before vote
More bodies unearthed amid Mexico violence
More bodies unearthed amid Mexico violence

More than a dozen bodies were unearthed in a troubled region of southwestern Mexico where the military also engaged in a deadly firefight that killed one person.

More bodies unearthed amid Mexico violence
Photo courtesy of Nice-Matin
Two killed as falling boulder derails train in French Alps

Two women were killed when a massive falling boulder hit a passing train in the French Alps on Saturday, leaving one of its carriages dangling precariously off a steep, snow-covered embankment.

Two killed as falling boulder derails train in French Alps
Ms Mary Yoong Mei Ling. Photo courtesy of mypaper.sg
Singapore ex-gangster jailed 20 years for torching former lover

An ex-gangster has been jailed for 20 years in Singapore for burning his former lover to death, in a case the judge said was one of the worst of its kind in the city-state.

Singapore ex-gangster jailed 20 years for torching former lover
India stampede kills 18 in Mumbai
India stampede kills 18 in Mumbai

A stampede killed at least 18 people in Mumbai early Saturday when a large crowd gathered to pay their last respects to a Muslim spiritual leader, the Press Trust of India news agency reported.

India stampede kills 18 in Mumbai
Jean Dominique. Photo courtesy of youtube.com
Nine indicted in Haiti journalist's murder

A Haitian judge on Friday indicted nine people, including several with close ties to former president Jean-Bertrand Aristide, in the murder of a prominent journalist, officials said.

Nine indicted in Haiti journalist's murder
©Reuters/Rick Wilking
Two teens injured in Philadelphia school shooting

Two teenage American high school students were shot and injured Friday by a student gunman who whipped out a handgun at the end of the school day, police said.

Two teens injured in Philadelphia school shooting
Beauty queen's murder exposes Venezuela's crime epidemic
Beauty queen's murder exposes Venezuela's crime epidemic

The murder of a soap opera star has brought to light the harsh reality that Venezuelans endure daily: rampant violence and impunity allowing most criminals to get away with murder.

Beauty queen's murder exposes Venezuela's crime epidemic
Former Miss Venezuela shot dead in front of daughter
Former Miss Venezuela shot dead in front of daughter

Gunmen shot dead a former Miss Venezuela and her British-born partner in front of their five-year-old daughter, who was wounded in an attack that dismayed the crime-plagued nation, authorities said Tuesday.

Former Miss Venezuela shot dead in front of daughter
Christians increasingly under threat: Catholic observers
Christians increasingly under threat: Catholic observers

Thousands of Christians are killed every year because of their faith and the persecution is becoming more widespread.

Christians increasingly under threat: Catholic observers
SPLA soldiers. ©Reuters/Goran Tomasevic
'Thousands' killed as South Sudan slides towards civil war

Thousands of South Sudanese have been killed in over a week of violence with reports of bodies piled in mass graves, the UN said Tuesday, as the Security Council agreed to nearly double its peacekeepers in the young nation threatening to slide into civil war.

'Thousands' killed as South Sudan slides towards civil war