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World 16 May 2019 | 3:20 PM

Eleven pulled alive from rubble in China building collapse

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Rescue services pulled out 11 people alive from a collapsed building in China's financial hub of Shanghai on Thursday, and about same number are believed to be still trapped in the rubble.

AseanPlus News 27 Apr 2019 | 12:00 AM

Bangladesh Rana Plaza rescue hero kills himself

Dhaka: A Bangladeshi activist who rescued dozens of people when the Rana Plaza factory complex collapsed in 2013 has committed suicide after suffering years of trauma-­related depression, police said.

World 15 Mar 2019 | 8:44 PM

Nigeria school building collapse killed 20 people - Lagos health official

LAGOS (Reuters) - Twenty people were killed and 45 others survived in Wednesday's collapse of a four-storey building containing a primary school in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos, the state health commissioner said on Friday.

World 14 Mar 2019 | 11:22 PM

Families keep vigil at hospital as rescue at Nigerian school collapse ends

LAGOS (Reuters) - Families kept a vigil at a hospital on Thursday for children pulled from the wreckage of a collapsed school building in the Nigerian city of Lagos, as rescue operations came to an end.

World 13 Mar 2019 | 8:34 PM

Many people, including school children, feared trapped in Nigerian building collapse

LAGOS (Reuters) - Many people including school children are feared trapped in a building which collapsed in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos on Wednesday, an emergency agency spokesman said.

World 10 Feb 2019 | 6:03 PM

Death toll in Istanbul building collapse rises to 21 - interior minister

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - The death toll from the collapse of an eight-storey building in Istanbul has risen to 21 while 14 others were injured, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu has told Turkey's Demiroren news agency.

World 08 Feb 2019 | 8:30 PM

Teenager rescued two days after Istanbul building collapse

ANKARA (Reuters) - A teenage boy was rescued from the rubble of an eight-storey Istanbul building on Friday, nearly 48 hours after it collapsed, but the death toll rose to 14 and another 11 people are still missing, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said.

World 07 Feb 2019 | 11:19 PM

Death toll in Istanbul building collapse rises to six - governor

ANKARA (Reuters) - The death toll from the collapse of an eight-storey building in Istanbul rose to six on Thursday, while 13 others were wounded, the governor of Turkish city said.

World 03 Jun 2018 | 8:44 PM

Building collapse kills at least three in Kenyan capital

NAIROBI (Reuters) - At least three people were killed after a five-storey building collapsed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi in the early hours of Sunday, officials said.

World 05 Mar 2018 | 1:24 AM

Four die in building collapse after explosion in Poland

WARSAW (Reuters) - Four people died and about 20 were injured in an apartment building collapse in Poznan, western Poland, most likely to have been caused by a gas explosion, state-run news agency PAP said on Sunday.

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