An eyewitness who lives close to the crash site said he and others ran toward the site when they heard the sound of the impact.
12 Aug 2017 10:02 AM
The head of the ambulance services Dr Abu Homs said he fears the death toll and the number of injured could rise further.
11 Aug 2017 8:13 PM
The National Super Alliance (NASA) opposition coalition on Thursday demanded that its candidate Raila Odinga be declared president.
11 Aug 2017 2:34 PM
The contested election in 2013 was taken to the courts, and ended largely peacefully even though Odinga lost.
09 Aug 2017 12:39 PM
Voters formed long lines at many polling stations waiting for the chance to cast ballots in the tightly contested race for the presidency.
08 Aug 2017 10:36 AM
Pakistan would not compromise over the issue of Kashmir, says Khawaja Asif.
07 Aug 2017 1:05 AM
Several worshippers with gunshot wounds were receiving treatment at the hospital, the source said.
06 Aug 2017 7:48 PM
The armed groups accused of abuses by the UN operate in areas where Mali's army and state is absent or has a very limited presence.
06 Aug 2017 12:26 PM
The men belong to two of the country's main ethnic groups, Kenyatta from the Kikuyu, the largest, and Odinga the Luo.
06 Aug 2017 7:46 AM
Pistorius is serving a 6-year jail term for murdering his girlfriend Reeva, a model and law graduate, in his Pretoria house in 2013.
04 Aug 2017 6:44 PM
The idea is to give Muslim worshippers a way to plug in fast to Islamic teachings and correct misconceptions of religious texts.
01 Aug 2017 1:55 PM
The violence in east Africa's richest economy, seen as a bastion of stability, traumatised the nation and stunned observers.
01 Aug 2017 9:30 AM
Uganda’s defence ministry said its soldiers were part of the AMISOM convoy and an unspecified number of its soldiers had been killed.
31 Jul 2017 11:11 AM
The elite private college had given Arlow, a geography teacher, a final written warning for his actions but had kept him on staff.
28 Jul 2017 9:13 PM
Qatar's ruling emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani said he was ready for dialogue, but any solution must respect Qatar's sovereignty.
25 Jul 2017 10:23 AM
The jihadists have threatened to carry out further attacks on Christians, who make up about 10 percent of Egypt's 90 million people.
25 Jul 2017 9:46 AM
The new video says US voters elected 'arguably the most stupid president a country could ever have'.
24 Jul 2017 5:19 PM
The Nigeria-based extremist group Boko Haram often targets the city with suicide bombers and increasingly has been using female ones.
24 Jul 2017 3:01 PM
Spokesman Danbatta Bello says another bomber got stuck in barbed wire and blew up not far from the mosque.
17 Jul 2017 6:44 PM
The protesters, mostly young males, succeeded in forcing the bulldozers to turn away, but clashes soon began.
17 Jul 2017 4:40 PM