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Pakistan oil tanker inferno kills at least 140

Pakistan oil tanker inferno kills at least 140

Media captionPeople smoking at the scene may have sparked the fire At least 140 people were killed when a lorry transporting oil burst into flames near the Pakistani city of Ahmedpur East, local officials say. A crowd had gathered, reportedly to collect fuel leaking from the overturned vehicle when it caught fire. Dozens are being […]

Pakistan oil tanker inferno kills at least 123

Pakistan oil tanker inferno kills at least 123

Media captionPeople smoking at the scene may have sparked the fire At least 123 people were killed when a lorry transporting oil burst into flames near the Pakistani city of Ahmedpur East, local officials say. A crowd had gathered reportedly to collect fuel leaking from the overturned vehicle when it caught fire. Dozens are being […]

China landslide: 15 dead, over 100 missing in Sichuan

China landslide: 15 dead, over 100 missing in Sichuan

Media captionThe rescue team has been searching for missing people The bodies of 15 people have been found after a landslide in Sichuan province in south-western China left more than 120 people missing, state media say. About 40 homes were destroyed in Xinmo village in Maoxian county, after the side of a mountain collapsed at […]

Muslims on India train assaulted ‘because they ate beef’

Muslims on India train assaulted ‘because they ate beef’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Trains in Haryana – like the rest of India – can be notoriously overcrowded A man arrested in India for being part of a mob that attacked a group of four Muslim teenagers on a train has said on TV that he was goaded into it by others because […]

China landslide leaves 120 missing in Sichuan

China landslide leaves 120 missing in Sichuan

Media captionThe rescue team has been searching for missing people More than 120 people are missing after a landslide in Sichuan province in south-western China, state media say. About 40 homes were destroyed in Xinmo village in Maoxian county, after the side of a mountain collapsed at about 06:00 local time (22:00 GMT Friday). Rescue […]

Muslims on India train assaulted ‘because they ate beef’

Muslims on India train assaulted ‘because they ate beef’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Trains in Haryana – like the rest of India – can be notoriously overcrowded A man arrested in India for being part of a mob that attacked a group of four Muslim teenagers on a train has said on TV that he was goaded into it by others because […]

Pandas in Berlin: Meng Meng and Jiao Qing arrive in new home

Pandas in Berlin: Meng Meng and Jiao Qing arrive in new home

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Meng Meng and Jiao Qing will be presented to the public at Berlin zoo on 6 July Two giant pandas have landed safely in Berlin accompanied by Chinese panda specialists and a ton of bamboo. Meng Meng and Jiao Qing were welcomed at Berlin’s Schoenefeld airport by Berlin’s mayor, […]

New Zealand outclass British and Irish Lions

New Zealand outclass British and Irish Lions

Media playback is not supported on this device New Zealand 30-15 British and Irish Lions: Gatland rues errors in loss New Zealand snuffed out the British and Irish Lions’ hopes of a shock win with a ruthless display at Eden Park to take what looks like an iron grip on the three-Test series. A breathless […]

Geylang Ramadan bazaar: Singapore’s new hipster haunt

The Ramadan bazaar in Singapore’s Geylang Serai district is a traditional favourite, but its new Instagrammable treats are drawing a younger crowd. Has this “hipsterisation” hurt the festive spirit of Ramadan? Produced by Heather Chen. Editing/Filming by Sharun Nizam, Lee Beng Seng and Joshua Lim. Geylang Ramadan bazaar: Singapore’s new hipster haunt}

China landslide leaves at least 140 missing in Sichuan

China landslide leaves at least 140 missing in Sichuan

Media captionThe rescue team has been searching for missing people More than 140 people are feared buried in a landslide in Sichuan province in south-western China, state media say. About 40 homes were destroyed in Xinmo village in Maoxian county, after the side of a mountain collapsed at about 06:00 local time (22:00 GMT Friday). […]

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