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China 11 Oct 2016 | 8:02 AM

Father's last embrace saves girl in China building collapse

Beijing (AFP) - A little girl protected by the embrace of her dead father was the last survivor pulled out of the rubble of collapsed multi-storey buildings in China, reports said Tuesday.

AseanPlus News 12 Sep 2016 | 12:00 AM

Cracks in building hamper search after fire

DHAKA: The fire at a food and cigarette packaging factory in Bangla­desh that killed at least 26 people has been extinguished, but heavy smoke and the risk of the building collapsing further were hampering the search of the premises, officials said.

World 11 Sep 2016 | 10:30 PM

Bangladesh factory fire kills at least 24, more than 30 injured

DHAKA (Reuters) - The death toll from a fire at a food and cigarette packaging factory in Bangladesh rose to 29 on Sunday as fire crews began digging through debris, and the number of fatalities could rise with over half a dozen people still missing.

AseanPlus News 08 Aug 2016 | 1:07 AM

Family of six feared trapped in deadly Mumbai building collapse

Mumbai (AFP) - Rescuers were searching Sunday for a family of six feared trapped in a building that collapsed and killed two people on the outskirts of the Indian city of Mumbai, police said.

India 07 Aug 2016 | 12:13 PM

Family of six feared trapped in deadly India building collapse

MUMBAI: Rescuers were searching Sunday for a family of six feared trapped in a building that collapsed and killed two people on the outskirts of the Indian city of Mumbai, police said.

World 31 Jul 2016 | 8:03 PM

Heavy rains, lightning kill 41 in India, 15 in Bangladesh

MUMBAI/BHUBANESWAR, India (Reuters) - At least nine people were killed when a three-storey building collapsed in heavy rains in a Mumbai suburb on Sunday, state media reported, and officials said 32 people were killed by lightning a day earlier in India's eastern state of Odisha.

Nation 15 May 2016 | 6:40 AM

Two Bangladeshi workers trapped under rubble at construction site

PETALING JAYA: Two Bangladeshi workers are trapped under rubble while another four were rescued after the fourth floor of a building under construction in Persiaran Barat here collapsed.

AseanPlus News 12 May 2016 | 5:45 AM

Shaking felt in Taipei as 5.6-magnitude quake hits

Taipei (AFP) - Buildings shook violently in Taiwan's capital Taipei on Thursday as a 5.6-magnitude quake hit off the island's northeast coast, with strong aftershocks.

World 08 May 2016 | 9:44 PM

Death toll in Kenya building collapse rises to 49 - police

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan authorities said on Sunday the number of people killed when a multi-storey residential building collapsed in the capital Nairobi more than a week ago had risen to 49 after more bodies were pulled out of the rubble.

World 06 May 2016 | 11:48 PM

Death toll from Kenyan building collapse reaches 42

NAIROBI (Reuters) - The death toll from the collapse of a building in the Kenyan capital a week ago has reached 42, police said on Friday.