Dozens killed in massive blast at Mexican firework market

Dozens killed in massive blast at Mexican firework market

A massive explosion gutted Mexico’s biggest fireworks market Tuesday, killing at least 29 people and injuring 70, authorities said. The conflagration, in the Mexico City suburb of Tultepec, set off a quick-fire series of multicolored blasts and a sent a vast cloud of smoke billowing over the capital city. The market had been packed with […]

Deadly blast hits bus carrying soldiers in Turkish city of Kayseri

Deadly blast hits bus carrying soldiers in Turkish city of Kayseri

Thirteen soldiers were killed and 48 more were injured when a car bomb hit a bus transporting off-duty military personnel in the central Turkish city of Kayseri on Saturday. The blast is likely to further anger a Turkish public frustrated by a string of deadly attacks this year, several of which have been claimed by […]

Huge blast from Taliban truck bomb rocks Kabul

Huge blast from Taliban truck bomb rocks Kabul

  A massive Taliban truck bomb struck a hotel for foreigners on the outskirts of Kabul early Monday, officials said, just days after the deadliest attack in the Afghan capital for 15 years. There were no immediate reports of casualties from the powerful bombing, which occurred close to the US-run Bagram air base north of […]

Football stadium blast kills scores in northern Nigeria

Football stadium blast kills scores in northern Nigeria

A bomb blast targeting a football match in northeastern Nigeria killed at least 40 people on Sunday, police sources said. The attack took place in the town of Mubi, which has seen previous attacks by Boko Haram Islamists. “There has been a bomb explosion at a football field this evening and so far more than […]