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A fire burns burns through a train near the town of Rahim Yar Khan in the south of Punjab province, Pakistan on Thursday. Photograph: Reuters/Asghar Bhawalpuri/via Reuters TV

A fire swept through a Pakistani train on Thursday, killing 73 people and injuring nearly 40 after a gas canister that passengers were using to cook b(...)

Firefighters and rescue workers remove the body of a victim from debris at the site of a collapsed building in Mumbai, India, on Thursday. Photograph: Shailesh Andrade/Reuters

At least 21 people are dead and more than a dozen others trapped after monsoon downpours caused a building to collapse in Mumbai. The four-storey re(...)

 Residents help a heatstroke victim at a market area during a heatwave in Karachi, Pakistan,  on June 23rd, 2015. Photograph: Rizwan Tabassum/AFP/Getty Images

The death toll in Pakistan’s southern Sindh province, which has been struck by a heatwave, has reached 622, a senior health official has said. Senior(...)

Relatives mourn the death of a heatwave victim at the EDHI morgue in Karachi. Photograph: Asif Hassan/AFP/Getty Images.

An intense heat wave over three days has killed more than 260 people in Pakistan’s southern Sindh province, officials said on Monday, leading authorit(...)

Indian children cool themselves off in New Delhi today. At least 800 people have died in a heatwave that has swept across India, melting roads in New Delhi as temperatures neared 50 degrees . Photograph: Money Sharma/AFP/Getty Images

Nearly 800 people have died in the heatwave that has swept India over the past few days, in which temperatures have risen 50 degrees in the eastern(...)

Pakistani security personnel make way for ambulances carrying the bodies of Shia Muslims following Wednesday’s attack. Photograph:  Rizwan Tabassum/AFP/Getty Images

Gunmen on motorcycles boarded a bus and opened fire on commuters in Pakistan’s volatile southern city of Karachi on Wednesday, killing at least 43, po(...)

People and relatives of victims who were injured in a suicide attack gather at a hospital in Shikarpur, Pakistan. Photograph: Waqar Hussein/EPA

An explosion ripped through a Shia mosque in southern Pakistan during weekly prayers yesterday, killing more than 40 people and wounding at least 50 (...)

 People and rescue workers inspect the wreckage of a bus after it collided with an oil tanker and burst into flames, near Karachi, Pakistan. Photograph: EPA

A crash between a passenger bus and a petrol tanker in southern Pakistan has killed at least 57 people.Dr Seemi Jamali, who heads the emergency sectio(...)

Morlock, West Germany’s inside right, scores against Hungary in the World Cup Final at Berne, Switzerland in 1954. Germany went on to become world champions with a 3-2 victory. Photo: Getty Images

Last July, the German weekly Der Spiegel printed a cover bearing the headline “Wir sind wieder . . . wer?” This headline was a play on words based on (...)

Indian Hindu pilgrims walk through a bridge across the Sindh river yesterday, where scores of people died in a  stampede. Photograph: Mahesh Jha/AP

The death toll in the stampede which occurred at a Hindu temple in India’s central Madhya Pradesh province climbed to 115 yesterday as several of tho(...)

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