Tuesday, 21st May, 2013 Hot air balloons collide in Turkey; 3 dead
Three Brazilian tourists were killed when two hot air balloons collided
in Turkey on Monday, the semiofficial Anadolu news agency reported,
citing local officials.
Monday, 20th May, 2013 Violence surges in strategic Syrian city
Violence surged in the strategically important Syrian town of Qusayr on
Sunday. Activists said the offensive marked some of the most intense
fighting they've seen in the fiercely contested area near the Lebanese
Sunday, 19th May, 2013 New York slaying considered hate crime
Police are investigating the slaying of a 32-year-old man in the
Greenwich Village neighborhood early Saturday as a hate crime because
the gunman made multiple anti-gay comments, they said.
Friday, 17th May, 2013 6 Americans among those killed in Kabul bombing
A suicide car bombing targeting a coalition convoy in the heart of
Afghanistan's capital on Thursday killed at least 12 people, six
Americans and six Afghans, authorities said.
Friday, 17th May, 2013 Bangladesh rides out weakened storm
A tropical storm that officials had feared would cause widespread
devastation in Bangladesh and Burma lost power quickly as it moved