SAN FRANCISCO: Four people died after two single-engine small planes collided in midair in the US state of Alaska, Xinhua News reports local officials said on Sunday.
LONDON: A 20-year-old man in Britain has died after playing video games for 12 hours, The Times of India quoted a report.
A 13-year-old Brooklyn girl died a hero after saving six kids, including her younger sister, by herding them indoors to escape an out-of-control SUV careening down the street.
NEW DELHI: Fifty people were injured in a train accident in Indian state of West Bengal Sunday evening, reported local media.
PORT MORESBY: A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.8 hit north coast of New Guinea province in Papua New Guinea on Monday, the US Geological Survey said.
HONG KONG: Hong Kong’s billionaires are finding it harder to buy peace and quiet these days. After years of turning a blind eye, the government this month issued regulations demanding tycoons move the imposing gates of their luxurious estates closer... more »
One in four young Kiwis would rather live somewhere other than their home country, especially those from shaky Christchurch, the Herald Sun reports today.
SYDNEY: A woman who used a hammer and a telephone book to beat her six-year-old son to death has been granted parole on the condition she does not visit his grave, Australian Associated Press (AAP) reported.