Three soldiers killed, 15 wounded in east Ukraine

Dec 1, 2014

Three soldiers killed, 15 wounded in east Ukraine

Three Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and 15 wounded in the latest fighting in eastern Ukraine, a military spokesman said Sunday.Fighting was ongoing around Donetsk airport and in Stanitsa Luganska, near rebel-held Lugansk, the spokesman, Andriy Lysenko, told a news briefing. The town hall ...

Gas stove explodes at Tokyo shrine festival; four injured

Aug 2, 2014

Gas stove explodes at Tokyo shrine festival; four injured

A gas canister for a cassette stove burner exploded during a summer festival at Kameido Tenjin Shrine in Koto Ward, Tokyo, on Saturday evening, injuring four people, police and firefighters said.The explosion occurred at around 6:50 p.m. The burner was reportedly being used to ...

China state media play down deadly blasts at party HQ

Nov 7, 2013

China state media play down deadly blasts at party HQ

Chinese official media Thursday downplayed a series of deadly blasts that struck near a provincial headquarters of the ruling Communist Party, warning against overstating their impact.Authorities have not indicated a possible motive for Wednesday’s incident, which follows a fiery attack in Tiananmen Square last ...