Dozens dead after restaurant collapses during birthday party in China

At least 29 people are dead after a two-storey restaurant collapsed during a birthday party in China. A further 28 were injured, including seven of them seriously, China’s Ministry of Emergency Management said. The building in Linfen city suddenly fell apart on Sunday but it is not yet clear what caused this. Hundreds of rescue […]

Dozens of civilians killed in central Mali village attacks

Attackers targeted four villages in Mopti region, where violence has escalated in recent years. Dozens of civilians have been killed and others wounded in Mali’s volatile centre when unidentified armed men on motorbikes attacked ethnic Dogon farming villages, according to local officials. The attackers targeted four villages on Wednesday in Mopti region, which has seen […]